Moisturizers for very dry or very oily skin.

Moisturizers for very dry or very oily skin.

Let’s face it!  Most moisturizer are formulated for that middle zone of  normal.  Or, a little on one side or the other.  But what do you do when you really are in the top 10% for oily (and possibly acne) OR the driest 10%.  It’s tough to find just the...
Myth: Is Acne Genetic?

Myth: Is Acne Genetic?

Yes, it’s true: acne is, in fact, genetic. Blemishes are triggered by multiple genes rather than one, so you can’t really blame one side of your family for your skin’s poor condition. While it’s helpful to know that acne has a genetic origin, it’s also important to...
Take Care of Your Aging Feet

Take Care of Your Aging Feet

Foot problems are especially common in older people, for a variety of reasons. Feet lose cushioning as they age, and the skin and nails can grow dry and brittle. Many seniors have poor circulation, and this can slow the healing of foot sores. Finding comfortable shoes...
Fact or Fiction – Does Hot Water Clean Skin Better

Fact or Fiction – Does Hot Water Clean Skin Better

When we wash our face, our natural instinct is to use warm or hot water. The temperature is just right and overall, it feels good. But does hot water clean the skin better? It’s an interesting question – but the answer is no. Many are unaware of this, but hot water...
Can fillers “migrate”?

Can fillers “migrate”?

We get this question also sometimes at our clinic.  If the filler was done at another clinic, and we are being asked for second opinion, it’s difficult.  We don’t know (because we didn’t do the treatment) exactly where the filler was placed. We will...