Spectrum Dermatology Blog

Warts are a type of skin growth that is particularly embarrassing in our society. However, warts are also very common, not dangerous, and treatable by your dermatologist. They're caused by the human papillomavirus (HPV), which affects the top layer of skin. HPV can access the...

The pharmaceutical company Allergan acquired ZELTIQ (the company that created CoolSculpting) in August 2017, and in December Allergan received the Food and Drug Administration's (FDA's) clearance for the treatment to improve the appearance of saggy skin in the chin area. It's been a busy and...

CoolSculpting is a revolutionary procedure that freezes fat cells* and causes them to disintegrate. It’s non-invasive, non-surgical, and a comfortable alternative to fat-loss surgeries. CoolSculpting is designed for those who are already at a healthy weight, or goal weight, but need a little extra help...

No matter your age, gender, or diet, you can get acne. At Spectrum Dermatology, treating acne is a top priority. That’s why the clinic dispenses their own acne treatment with zero wait times so patients can start treating this embarrassing and sometimes painful issue. If...

CoolSculpting is a revolutionary way to freeze fat cells, so they dissolve in the body without the need for surgery or an invasive procedure. Spectrum Dermatology specializes in CoolSculpting along with a variety of aesthetic procedures for the skin. If you want to look your...

At Spectrum Dermatology, laser skin resurfacing is conducted with the Lumenis UltraPulse laser, which has a variety of settings. This offers a customized approach that’s much more intensive than eMatrix skin resurfacing. Depending on a client’s skin and goals, your dermatology team helps determine which...

Even the most dedicated sunscreen enthusiast can forget about their daily rituals come winter. Sunscreen only works when it’s applied, and the team at Spectrum Dermatology has seen their share of winter sunburns. Not only does sunscreen need to be applied every two hours whenever...

Getting diagnosed with skin cancer is a real curveball. Fortunately, skin cancer is the easiest type of cancer to treat, especially when caught early. Spectrum Dermatology recommends Mohs surgery for many skin cancer patients because of its precise nature and superior results. The procedure excises...

CoolSculpting is meant for those who are at a healthy weight and need to target specific “pockets of fat” that refuse to budge. Maybe you’ve lost weight through diet and exercise, but just can’t seem to get rid of fat in a certain area. Perhaps...

Are you looking for a skin resurfacing treatment that’s fast, effective, painless, and non-invasive? Microneedling might be for you, and there’s great news—you can get it as often as you like every four to six weeks. Microneedling vs Other Skin Resurfacing Treatments Unlike other skin rejuvenation options,...