Eczema

Freckles aren't complicated. What freckles are, are merely a pigment (color) called "melanin." Melanin is a chemical made by skin cells called "melanocytes." Melanin helps to protect the skin from the Sun's harmful ultraviolet rays by reflecting or absorbing them. Freckles are natural, and they...

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...

There are many skin conditions dealt with in dermatology, and Eczema, Rosacea, and Psoriasis are the most challenging. Dermatologists have an unending stream of patients suffering from these ongoing dermatological issues. Each is unique and challenging in it own way. It is helpful to have...

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...

If you are looking to enhance your skin care regimen in the New Year, your first step may well be to RELAX. Stress and anxiety are well known to affect all parts of the body in negative ways. The skin is the largest organ in the...

There are many skin conditions dealt with in dermatology, and eczema is one of the most challenging. Eczema is a skin condition caused by inflammation of the skin. Its appearance is red and dry skin, often itchy and cracked. It can appear in any part...

Skin care specialists and medical day spas have noted a huge upswing in the amount of requests for specialty face masks. In fact, this beauty phenomenon has been tagged “mask bingeing”. This is when several masks are put on in sequence to treat whatever issue...

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...

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...