Skin Care

Hyperelastic skin is a dermatological condition that occurs when there is a problem with how the body makes collagen fibers. Collagen is a protein that makes up much of the body’s tissue. People with hyperelastic skin have very elastic skin and joints. Many refer to people...

We all strive to have the picture-perfect, clear complexion. There are thousands of skin and beauty care products out there that promise to give you that glowing skin. But, as recommended by the top Phoenix Dermatologists at Spectrum Dermatology, there are also many items that...

Although a combination sunscreen/repellent sounds easier and perhaps more convenient, it is better and more effective to use separate products as recommended by Spectrum Dermatologists. However, in practice, combination products can be problematic. In actuality, when used in a combination form they work against each...

Over time skin ages and loses its youthful appearance. Wrinkles appear around the eyes, fine lines bloom around the lips and on the hands age spots surface. What is Photoaging Photoaging refers to the damage that is done to the skin from prolonged exposure over a person's...

A common question of woman in regards to beauty is what can be done non surgically to improve the look of under eye bags and discoloration. The answer to these questions depend on the cause of the bags and/or discoloration. Many times allergies are the culprit...

An invisible film that can be painted on your skin that makes wrinkles vanish and under eye bags disappear? Sounds like a fantasy? Not anymore! A “second skin” has been developed by researchers at Harvard and MIT. It is composed of commonly used chemicals deemed safe...

As we all are aware, many plants and herbs have tremendous healing powers. Taking herbs internally has long been highly regarded by many as a remedy to cure everything from muscle aches to insomnia. Now this knowledge of “plant power” is focusing on topical application...

Humans put their bodies through a great deal of stress, inject toxins, consume food that might not be nutritious, etc. Add in a genetic component and you have all the fuel you need to age before your time. You may be surprised to learn all of the...

People of all skin types and tones develop sun damaged skin on the head, face, chest, back, arms, legs and hands. Sun damage occurs from repeated long-term exposure to UVA and UVB, resulting in brown age spots (also known as liver spots or sun freckles),...