Acne Scars and Acne Treatments

In continuation of this month’s topic of acne and acne scarring, this post will focus on treatments for both. Acne treatments: Before treating acne scars, it is essential to treat any active acne, since new breakouts can create even more acne scars.  Treatments for acne can include home remedies such as witch hazel or tea-tree […] Continue Reading»

Acne

According to the American Academy of Dermatology, about 40-50 million Americans have acne. Although most people think that teenagers or young adults are the only ones who get acne, acne can actually occur at any age regardless of gender.  Acne may not be life-threatening, but for some people it can be severe and disfiguring. People […] Continue Reading»

Psoriasis- Diagnosis and Treatments

In continuing our series of blog posts on psoriasis, we will now discuss the diagnosis and treatments. See our two other blog posts for general information about psoriasis and associated medical conditions.   If you suspect you have psoriasis, you should see a dermatologist for a medical exam. During this exam, your doctor will examine […] Continue Reading»

Psoriasis and related diseases

August is Psoriasis Awareness Month, and this blog post is the second in our series of posts about psoriasis. See our prior post on Instagram, Facebook, or twitter for more information about psoriasis. Research shows that people with psoriasis have statistically higher risk of developing other related medical conditions or comorbidities. These vary from mild […] Continue Reading»

What is Psoriasis?

August is Psoriasis Awareness Month so our first blog post this month is to provide general information about psoriasis.  Check back on this blog to learn more as we will be focusing our next couple of posts on Psoriasis. Psoriasis is a chronic inflammatory skin condition affecting over 7.5 million people in the United States […] Continue Reading»