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23Jun 2015

Taking care of your skin is a great habit to develop. You may have vivid memories of when you were a teen, and acne breakouts always seemed to happen at the most inconvenient of times. You may also remember the skin care rituals you went through to try to keep the pimples at bay. As an adult, you […]

17Apr 2015

What is a Profractional Laser? “ProFractional is Sciton’s solution for achieving excellent resurfacing results with minimal downtime. Unlike full field resurfacing which removes the entire surface area of a treatment site, ProFractional ablates narrow-diameter channels into the skin, covering a fraction of the total treatment area. This action initiates the body’s wound healing response, while […]

17Apr 2015

Skin cancer is by far the most common of all cancers. It affects more than two million Americans each year, and that number appears to be on the incline. However, the good news about skin cancer is that it’s relatively easy to cure. Most skin cancers that are detected early and removed are completely treatable […]

17Apr 2015

While most people worry only about skin care in the summer when they are getting ready to go to the beach, skin cancer can strike all year round – even in the winter. Simply putting on a little sunscreen before you head to the lake for the day isn’t enough. Here are five skin cancer […]

17Apr 2015

What is ringworm? While the name might suggest that the infection is caused by a worm, ringworm is actually the result of a contagious fungal infection that invades the skin. If you’ve ever heard of jock itch before, you’re familiar with a common form of ringworm. This fungus lives on the outer layer of the skin […]