Acne and Scarring

Beauty is defined differently in different parts of the world, as the experts at Spectrum Dermatology know, but one thing remains steadfast—nobody loves acne. Gorgeous, clear skin is an absolute must for women around the globe, and the best medical teams offer preventative care, acne...

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...

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...

It’s safe to say that almost everyone has experienced a pimple in their lives. Acne is very common around puberty but can continue on into adulthood. Even those in their 30s, 40s and beyond struggle with acne. While many people simply let it run its...

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...

Acne can be one of the most frustrating and embarrassing skin issues anyone can put up with. Many times no amount of creams or lasers will have an effect on the breakouts that many people are forced to endure. Over the years there have been many...

Spectrum Dermatology proudly announces its achievement of Physician Dispensing Association (PDA) accreditation for point-of-care compounding. The accreditation is awarded in recognition of our commitment to meeting and/or exceeding national quality standards. We can now dispense a variety of dermatologic medications that are designed for your...

Eczema, psoriasis, rosacea and acne are chronic, nagging skin problems that don't go away. They can, however, be managed with excellent results. Medications and lifestyle changes can work together to get chronic skin problems under control. Eczema Eczema affects about 10% to 20% of infants, and about...

An older drug, on the market for many years, has been found to be the new “go to” for hormonal acne. Spironolactone is a prescription diuretic commonly used for people with high blood pressure and has literally been around for years. For many women experiencing...

As we are all aware, oil is an essential part of skin health, however controlling the oil and using EltaMD Cleansers and sunscreens is also important. Yes, oil provides natural moisture and anti-aging benefits, but many women experience excessive oil in their skin. So while...