Spectrum Dermatology Blog

When it comes to yearly exams, a lot of people are more diligent about seeing their primary care physician and dentist compared to seeing their dermatologist. Spectrum Dermatology regularly sees patients who want to treat acne or undergo an aesthetic treatment, but not nearly as...

Moles, those concentrated areas of pigment many of us sport, have been a source of superstition for centuries. Spectrum Dermatology offers annual “mole checks” to make sure your moles are healthy, and we’ve heard a lot of stories about these fascinating spots during these appointments....

Even the most avid sunscreen user can sometimes feel the burn in the Arizona heat. Spectrum Dermatology is your go-to resource for all things skin-related, including preventing and treating sunburns and sun poisoning with the use of medical-grade products and treatments. But what’s the difference...

You exercise, you have a healthy diet, and yet you still struggle with a double chin. Unlike excess fat in other parts of the body, your overall weight is just one potential factor when it comes to the double chin. Genetics plays a role, the...

Dermatitis can present as a rash that can be caused by just about anything, and some people are more sensitive to common causes (like poison ivy) than others. At Spectrum Dermatology, we see a variety of causes in the summer months as people vacation—and love...

CoolSculpting isn’t just for women—Mark Smith, the grooming editor of European Star, recently discussed how effective the procedure is for his problem area. Spectrum Dermatology works with men and women of all shapes and sizes to determine if CoolSculpting is the right approach to reach...

If you don’t get the right diagnosis, you could be trying to treat the wrong skin condition for years. That’s one of the most important reasons to trust Spectrum Dermatology with all of your skincare needs, from acne to rosacea. There is no cure for...

It’s a perfect match. So are you and CoolSculpting to get a head start on a svelte holiday body. Spectrum Dermatology offers CoolSculpting as well as a suite of treatments for the body and face. Summer might be coming to an end soon, making it...

It’s well-known that teens are often plagued with acne, with one study estimating that 85 percent of those aged 12 – 24 experience some type of acne. However, at Spectrum Dermatology we’ve been seeing an increase in adult acne, and it turns out that it’s...

There are many types of chemical peels and a lot of different facials, and sometimes these two treatments can look alike when the product is on the face—but they are wildly different. Spectrum Dermatology offers a wide range of chemicals peels ranging from mild to...