Spectrum Dermatology Blog

Many people have a strong opinion about Botox, and at Spectrum Dermatology we’re here to help you make an informed decision. Whether you’re considering it to get rid of those squint lines by your eyes or as a means to slow down perspiration, you’re probably...

CoolSculpting is a non-invasive fat reduction procedure that helps people reduce those last stubborn pockets of fat. As a breakthrough treatment developed by Harvard Scientists, CoolSculpting is the leading technology that involves something called Cryolipolysis - the method by which fat cells are cooled to...

At Spectrum Dermatology, we do a lot more than help you tackle under-eye circles and acne (although that’s a big part of the job!). Skin cancer, specifically melanoma, is the most common cancer in the United States. The past thirty years have seen more people...

For most of us, we look back fondly at our teenage years - we enjoyed the sleeping in late on Saturday mornings, forming friendships and lots of time on our hands - but what we don't miss are the acne breakouts that put a damper...

Yes, it's true - A better body is now easier than ever with CoolSculpting. The addition of the new Cool Advantage applicators allows us to treat larger areas more effectively. If you already love CoolSculpting, these new applicators are game-changers. If you haven’t tried it...

Visiting your dermatologist once a year may seem too frequent, but a yearly skin exam pays off in skin cancer prevention. Skin problems literally grow, and the earlier you catch the problem, the smaller it is. Better To Be Safe Than Sorry - Why You Need...

Yes, for those of you who have spent innumerable hours at the gym pumping iron, with less that desirable arm definition results, CoolSculpting has now been approved for use on the arms. Yes, news about CoolSculpting, a FDA-approved, non-invasive procedure that freezes off fat cells—up to...

Kybella has arrived and none too soon. Because if there is anything that shows the creeping effects of aging it’s got to be the slackened skin on the chin, jaw, and neck, whether in the form of a wobbling wattle, a double chin or juggling...

Acne forms over the course of several weeks and through a series of very complex events occurring in the skin. A pimple that you see on your chin as if it appeared “overnight,” has in fact been hard at “work” below the surface of your...

CoolSculpting is a non-invasive procedure. There are no needles, no surgical incisions, no anesthesia, no pain medications, and no recovery time. During the procedure, a non-invasive applicator is applied to the surface of the skin to deliver precisely controlled cooling, which targets and eliminates fat...