Acne and Scarring

Pimples, zits, and clogged pores may be temporary, but they can leave lasting scars. Spectrum Dermatology specializes in preventing acne and treating lingering scars. What exacerbates acne scarring, and how can it be prevented? The majority of superficial wounds do not scar, but when deeper...

Acne is a well known and often long-term skin disease that many people struggle with, but that doesn’t make it any easier to accept. Acne vulgaris is a disease so common that in some cases insurance companies don’t cover acne treatment, but Spectrum Dermatology works...

United Kingdom researchers found that the average smartphone is dirtier than a toilet seat as well as the bottom of a shoe. Spectrum Dermatology specializes in treating a wide variety of dermatological complaints, but acne is by far the most common. There are various causes...

It can be very tempting to pop a whitehead or squeeze out a blackhead yourself, but there is a reason to avoid doing it. Spectrum Dermatology offers a wide variety of acne treatments, including professional extractions so you can get the benefits of “popping” acne...

The term “rash” is an umbrella name for a skin condition that changes the color and/or texture of the skin. Spectrum Dermatology treats dozens of different types of rashes, often in conjunction with acne. To begin treatment, understanding the type and cause of the rash...

There are a lot of myths when it comes to acne, from the idea that eating chocolate causes acne (not true) to not washing your face diligently causes it (only somewhat true). Spectrum Dermatology specializes in treating a variety of skin ailments, and acne is...

Most people have struggled with acne, but why do some pimples hurt and others don't? Spectrum Dermatology specializes in treating all types of acne, and there are various types. You can't treat all acne the same because it isn't. Some acne is painful, some can...

A dermatologist is a critical part of your health care dream team, and it's just as important to see this specialist regularly as it is your general physician. That's why at Spectrum Dermatology, our priority is patient health and wellness. Many people only see a dermatologist...

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...

Consider Spectrum Dermatology your own little helper this holiday season when it comes to treating acne fast and effectively. When 38-year-old actor Mindy Kaling was asked what she would have known in her teens, she said she wished someone would have told her pimples didn’t...