Will vitiligo get worse with age?
At Hollywood Dermatology and Cosmetic Specialists, we work regularly with patients in and around the area of Southern Florida to assist them in addressing skin and body concerns that may impact their confidence and self-esteem. Patients who are dealing with the loss of pigmentation on their face or body might be experiencing a condition known […]Read More
Is Kybella Safe?
At Hollywood Dermatology and Cosmetic Specialists, we know how embarrassing a double chin can be. This excess fat on the neck and chin, called submental fullness, can occur for a variety of reasons. Patients do not need to be overweight to experience the appearance of a double chin. If you reside in the South Florida […]Read More
Does Microdermabrasion help with acne scars?
At Hollywood Dermatology and Cosmetic Specialists, our providers help patients throughout Florida with the services they desire. Whether you are seeking aesthetic treatments or medical care, our team of doctors are here for you! Patients who suffer from acne scarring may feel self-conscious about the appearance of their skin. However, with treatments such as microdermabrasion, […]Read More
Why should I choose tumescent liposuction?
When men and women are interested in addressing unwanted areas of fat that are not responding to traditional methods of treatment such as diet and exercise, they often think of liposuction. Traditional liposuction is an invasive procedure that is performed by a doctor. However, there are alternative options available to patients in the area of […]Read More
Is This a Birthmark or a Mole?
The skin goes through many changes over the years. However, some patients are not quite sure whether or not certain skin growths should be of concern. Patients in the area of South Florida who are exposed to sunlight may worry about certain skin growths, tags, and moles that may be an indication of skin cancer. […]Read More
How long do IPL treatments last?
Patients who are seeking a non-invasive alternative to a number of other common dermatological treatments for improving the texture and tone of the skin are encouraged to ask the team at Hollywood Dermatology and Cosmetic Specialists about the advantages of IPL treatments. What are IPL treatments? IPL stands for “intense pulsed light.” The treatments completed […]Read More
Understanding SPF for Outdoor Skin Protection
At Hollywood Dermatology and Cosmetic Specialists, we are well aware of the time South Floridians spend in the sun each and every day. While getting in a regular dose of Vitamin D is always encouraged, it is still important for patients to take care of protecting their skin from the sun’s harmful UVA and UVB […]Read More
What Causes Melasma?
Melasma is a skin condition that causes brownish skin patches on the face or other parts of your body. There are different ways to treat this condition depending on how severe it is. Does Melasma Go Away on Its Own? Melasma goes away on its own in some cases, such as when a hormonal change […]Read More
What Causes Sagging Skin & How Do You Treat It?
Aging, sun exposure, and heredity can thin out skin over time, making it sag and making you look older. Luckily, there are many options out there to help you prevent your skin from sagging. Can Sagging Skin Be Reversed? Collagen and elastin, the compounds that give skin its youthful shape and appearance, reduce production as […]Read More
Does Laser Tattoo Removal Really Work?
How Painful is Laser Tattoo Removal? Laser tattoo removal has been compared to a rubber band snapping on the skin. In some cases, local anesthetic injections, anesthetic creams, or cooling packs may be used, but it may not be necessary for everyone in all cases. How Long Does It Take for Laser Tattoo Removal to […]Read More
How To Protect Your Skin From the Sun
How Can I Protect My Skin from Sun Damage? The best way to protect your skin from the sun’s damaging rays is to apply on broad-spectrum sunscreen every day. Broad spectrum sunscreen contains ingredients that block UVA and UVB rays, both of which can damage skin. How Can I Protect My Skin from the Sun […]Read More