Skin Care Quiz 2: Test Your Knowledge with Trivia

a group of teenagers laughingWe had so much fun with our first Test Your Knowledge with Trivia that we decided to do another one!  Try our Skin Care Quiz and discover how much you know about your largest organ, skin.

The answers are listed below but don’t peek until you’ve tried! [Read more…]

Skin Care Quiz: Test Your Knowledge with Trivia

two sisters smilingNot only is it fun to boost your brain power a bit, being informed about your skin can help you live a healthier life. We decided to have a little fun this month and test your knowledge with a skin care quiz.

The answers are listed below but don’t peek until you’ve tried! [Read more…]

Psychodermatology: How Stress Affects Your Skin

Stress, by default, isn’t fun.  It can cause nail biting, panic attacks, high level of anxiety, sleepless nights, and even stomach pains which just aren’t fun symptoms to have.  High levels of stress can even cause skin problems and other health complications.  Psychodermatology is the branch of dermatology that studies the effect of your mental state on your overall skin health.  This is important because high levels of stress can wreak havoc on your body and agitate pre-existing skin conditions, such as psoriasis.  Simply understanding that stress causes your skin to break out or rile up your psoriasis is a big step in the right direction towards healthy skin.  When you know why your skin breaks out, you can stop it from happening in the future. [Read more…]

Psoriasis: What it is and how to treat it

You’ve scratched a spot on your skin, but you can never get relief.  You see blisters or red blotches on your skin that itch like crazy, but you can’t figure out why.  Areas of your skin scale up and become flaky, but what can you do? You might have psoriasis which means you should schedule an appointment with us today.

But what exactly is psoriasis and how can you treat it? [Read more…]

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