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What is Rosacea and How Can a SCI Dermatologist Help

Rosacea Rosacea is a chronic skin condition that affects the face and causes a variety of symptoms. It is characterized by persistent redness, visible blood vessels, and sometimes small, red, pus-filled bumps on the face. These symptoms may come and go and may be accompanied by a burning or stinging sensation. Rosacea is most commonly… read more

What are Lip Fillers and How a SCI Dermatologist Can Help

Lip Fillers Lip fillers, also known as dermal fillers, are a cosmetic treatment used to enhance the appearance of the lips. They are typically made from a substance called hyaluronic acid, which is a natural substance found in the body that helps to plump and hydrate the skin. Dermal fillers are injected into the lips… read more

The Importance of Sun Protection Factor (SPF) In The Fight Against Skin Cancer

SPF Sun Protection Factor (SPF) is an essential aspect of skincare, especially for individuals who live in regions with prolonged periods of sunlight exposure. SPF is a measure of how well a sunscreen product can protect the skin from harmful ultraviolet (UV) rays. The SPF number indicates the time it would take for UV rays… read more

Benefits of Cosmetic Dermatology

Cosmetic dermatology is a branch of dermatology that focuses on enhancing the appearance of the skin through various medical and surgical procedures. It is a popular choice for people who wish to improve their appearance and boost their self-confidence. Here are some of the benefits of cosmetic dermatology: In conclusion, cosmetic dermatology can provide numerous… read more

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What You Need to Know About Childhood Melanoma

Melanoma is not just an adult condition; it can also affect children. And while it’s rare, about 300 to 400 cases are diagnosed in the United States each year, leaving parents wondering what they can do to protect their children from this life-threatening cancer. Knowing the signs and symptoms of this skin cancer can help… read more

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Men Need Skincare Too, Here’s Why

It’s no secret that women need to take care of their skin. But what about men? Believe it or not, men need to care for their skin just as much as women do! There is very little difference between male and female skin. For both sexes, skin is one of the largest organs in your… read more

Hands with vitiligo on them

Vitiligo: causes, treatments, and coping strategies

Many people have had the experience of finding a white spot on their skin. For most, this is nothing to worry about. However, these white spots can be much more dramatic for people with vitiligo and cover large areas of their skin resulting in patchy, discolored areas. For many people with vitiligo, the condition is… read more

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3 Reason to Include Your Neck, Chest, and Hands in your Skin Care Routine

Like most people, you probably consider your face the most crucial body part for skin care. You might take extra steps to protect it from the sun, give it top-quality skincare products, and treat it with rejuvenating procedures like lasers. But what about your neck, chest, and backs of your hands, which are just as… read more

Man with alopecia

FDA Drug Approval Offers Hope for Alopecia Areata Hair loss

Alopecia areata is a condition where people lose their hair in patches and it can be frustrating and embarrassing for those who are affected. The FDA’s approval of baricitinib is an important step forward for alopecia areata patients and offers an effective therapy for this hair loss condition. In June 2022, the FDA ended the… read more

Women receiving a facial

DiamondGlow: The Secret to Glowing, Gorgeous Skin

Diamond Glow Facials are becoming increasingly popular because they leave your skin looking radiant and beautiful and can also help improve overall skin health. So if you’re looking for a healthy glow-up, put this high-tech facial at the Skin and Cancer Institute on your list. The entire process takes only about 30 minutes with no… read more

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Got Tattoo Regret? We Offer Tattoo Removal Services

Just spend a day at the beach and you’ll quickly see that many Americans have tattoos these days. Tattoos are more common today than at any other time in history. Some estimates say close to 30 percent of Americans have at least one tattoo, and many have several. That’s a lot of ink! And surveys… read more

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Fight Skin Cancer With Sun Safety Tips For Labor Day And Beyond

Sun safety is important all year, even as you head into the fall months. With Labor Day just around the corner, now is the perfect time to brush up on your sun safety knowledge and ensure you’re taking steps to protect yourself from harmful UV rays this Labor Day weekend and beyond! Overall, the best… read more

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