Acne and Scarring

When stress is ongoing, prolonged and chronic, be advised, Psoriasis, Eczema, Acne and Rosacea can show up at a moment's notice. Rapidly growing tissue, such as the skin, can be a barometer as to how stress is affecting your body. Many skin problems are caused...

There are a million anti aging skin treatments out there, but let’s talk about what causes our skin to age. Skin aging is the result of many things and there is really much more you can do to control it than you might have thought. Only...

There are many aspects related to skin care and dermatology…from products to procedures to fillers and treatments. But do we talk much about stress and the effects it can have on our skin? Everyone is under a great deal of stress a majority of the time...

What is Acne Very simply, acne forms when a pore in the skin becomes clogged, due to dead skin cells that normally should be shed, but don't. The oil from your skin and the dead skin cells clump together, the pore becomes clogged, causing redness and...

Nobody likes acne, and what can be worse than going through acne are the sometimes horrible acne scars that can be left behind. This can be a very traumatic problem for those who have to endure it. Even though the acne breakouts may be controlled...

How long has it been since the mystery of acne and what causes it been around? Pretty sure the answer to that is forever! And, yet still acne doesn’t have a “one size fits all” answer to what the heck causes it. You do what...

It has been long debated whether sugar causes acne and acne scarring. Research in the past few decades has uncovered two main factors behind acne: hormones and inflammation. Hormones put the skin glands into overdrive, resulting in excessive sebum (oily secretions) production combined with skin...

Acne scars can be a very traumatic problem. Even though the acne breakouts may be controlled or have long since stopped, the scarring remains for a lifetime. Treatment for acne can be as troublesome as the disease itself. Usually, successful treatment requires a the feedback from a...

When you think about going to the dermatologist's office, what comes to mind? Is it for a skin treatment, possibly acne or some other medical problem, or do you need something more? Everything from skin treatments to anti-aging procedures is available at your Scottsdale dermatology...

Dermatology focuses on diagnosing and treating conditions of the skin, hair, and nails. Healthy skin is your best defense against so many other ailments. After all, your skin is your largest organ, covering your entire body. When your immune system is suffering due to stress...