Spectrum Dermatology Blog

The Thaiger, an online publication covering all of Thailand, recently reported on CoolSculpting as one of the most popular procedures. At Spectrum Dermatology, that’s no surprise. The non-invasive procedure freezes away targeted fat cells safely and slowly. However, it’s not a fat loss procedure. Most...

For being a household name, many people still don’t understand exactly how microneedling works. Spectrum Dermatology offers this popular procedure, but don’t confuse it with at home treatments. Microneedling has been available for years and is so in demand that it didn’t take long for...

Hopefully, you’ve established a solid routine in the spring and summer of sunscreen and protective layers. However, Spectrum Dermatology regularly sees clients in the winter who think they don’t need SPF when it’s cold and cloudy. The risk of sun damage is higher in the...

Many people think “fat loss” when they hear about CoolSculpting, but in reality, CoolSculpting is meant to contour the body, not result in large amounts of fat loss. At Spectrum Dermatology, only procedures which candidates are good matches for are recommended—and clients are never encouraged...

Looking your best on Valentine’s Day doesn’t necessarily require a lot of planning and downtime. Spectrum Dermatology offers a wide range of treatments that will have you looking younger, healthier, and happier immediately. Whether you want to treat yourself before a big night out or...

Everyone has heard of CoolSculpting, the revolutionary fat freezing procedure that’s a safe and effective non-surgical alternative to liposuction for those near goal weight. However, few people consider the origins—and it all started with a popsicle. Dr. Rox Anderson is a dermatologist at Massachusetts General...

There are various types of skin cancers, and any type of cancer can have a lot of misinformation about it. At Spectrum Dermatology, patient safety is our top priority. Although many clients come to the clinic for aesthetic issues, it’s always a good idea to...

Feminine rejuvenation encompasses a wide range of procedures and can be both aesthetic and medical. The medical issues treatable with feminine rejuvenation include stress incontinence and skin laxity that leads to an uncomfortable sex life. Incontinence is a very common issue for women, especially postpartum....

When it comes to laser skin resurfacing, there are a number of lasers and “levels” available depending on your skin and goals. True laser resurfacing is highly effective but also intense. It can require some downtime for fairer or sensitive skin. This type of resurfacing...

For both men and women, losing your hair or thinning hair can be troublesome. That’s why Spectrum Dermatology offers only the most effective solutions for hair loss, and with options to treat every type of hair loss. Hair is tied to self-confidence and self-esteem, and...