Spectrum Dermatology Blog

If you’ve struggled for many years with love handles and pockets of fat on your stomach, arms or legs, it’s time to do something about them. Liposuction is a common procedure, but it’s considered invasive surgery that can be risky. Plus, there’s a significant amount...

While skin conditions such as sunburns, rashes, acne, and melasma are common in the summer, this doesn’t mean they’re fun to deal with. They can be painful, itchy and unsightly, making it difficult to engage in fun activities. Fortunately, you don’t have to avoid the...

Summertime is the time to enjoy the outdoors and spend time with friends and family, yet occasionally, summer rashes such as hives and heat rash halt our fun. Summer rashes are made more uncomfortable by the heat and the sun which can also slow the...

Bumps and bulges from fat deposits like love handles and double chins can be treated with one of two relatively new procedures, CoolSculpting or Exilis. Both of these treatments offer body contouring, but they work differently to achieve their results. Here is a breakdown of...

Do you remember looking at your grandmothers’ hands when you were a child and remarking on her many “freckles” not knowing they were brown age spots? Age spots can be a bothersome part of aging as they cause us to feel self-conscious about our appearance. What...

CoolSculpting and SmartLipo are two popular procedures for body contouring and fat cell removal. Cool Sculpting represents one of the best non-surgical options for great results while Smart Lipo combines liposuction and laser technology in a minimally invasive surgical procedure. Both techniques have benefits and...

There are a wide variety of treatment options such as Botox injections, dermal fillers, and microneedling to help maintain and restore lost facial volume as you age. Thank goodness you no longer have to accept wrinkles or hollow cheeks as a part of aging gracefully. The...

When you have exercised and dieted but can’t seem to get rid of those pouches of fat on your stomach, thighs, and chin, it may be time to consider treatments such as CoolSculpting or tumescent liposuction. The determination of which procedure to use depends on...

Microneedling is an ideal procedure performed at Spectrum Dermatology for treating wrinkles, fine lines, skin damaged from the sun, large pores, uneven skin, hyperpigmentation, and scars from acne, surgery, and stretch marks. It is ideal for all skin types and takes only about 60 minutes per...

When you think about skin cancer, it can cause stress wondering if those days on the beach or playing in the sun are going to come back to haunt you down the road. Skin cancers, such as basal cell, squamous cell, and melanoma, are caused...