When is the best time to get laser hair removal?
Unwanted hair is a common complaint in both men and women. Whether it’s excessive back hair on a man or dark hair on the legs of women, it can be time-consuming to remove on a daily basis. Waxing, shaving, plucking, and depilatory creams are often used to achieve results, but hair will continue to regrow. […]Read More
Are freckles a sign of sun damage?
We see many patients in our practice who are concerned about maintaining healthy skin. When individuals see our doctors and are presenting with freckles, it is important that these patients understand that freckles are actually a sign of sun-damaged skin. What are freckles? Freckles, which are medically referred to as “ephelids,” are indeed a sign […]Read More
The best facial for post-summertime skin
Enjoying too much fun in the sun without proper skin protection can cause extensive damage to your skin’s appearance and health. When the summer fun is over and it’s time to get back to your school schedule, it’s a great time to change up your skincare routine. At Hollywood Dermatology and Cosmetic Specialists, our professionals […]Read More
5 Tips to Prevent Face-Mask Skin Problems
Masks play a crucial part in protecting yourselves and others during the Covid-19 pandemic. However, your face mask may also affect your skin adversely, causing issues like peeling, acne rashes and itchiness. We recommend these 5 tips to help you avoid breakouts and other issues from developing under your mask. Cleanse and moisturize your face […]Read More
3 signs your mole might be more
Skin cancer is one of the few cancers that are not only highly visible, but can be cured if caught in the earliest stages. This is why routine skin cancer screenings with a diagnosis are vital to ensuring effective treatment. The deadliest type of skin cancer, called melanoma, has a survival rate of 99% after […]Read More
The most common skin problems seen in summer
The summer months are a common time for patients in the area of South Florida to experience skin problems. While many conditions and irritations cannot be avoided, some can be. If you are considering a way to keep your skin healthy and prevent unwanted skin concerns, now is the time to connect with the doctors […]Read More
Your Skin & Safety During Covid
This summer, we’re all trying to find balance between taking precaution and maintaining a sense of normalcy. So we’d like to offer you some tips and reasonable measures that we as dermatologists apply in our professional and daily lives that we feel might be of benefit to you. Request Appointment Maintain your distance. Be mindful […]Read More
Five top tips to protect against sunburn
At Hollywood Dermatology and Cosmetic Specialists, we understand how important it is to get a good dose of sunshine every day, especially while living in the sunny state of Florida. However, there are times when sun exposure can be harmful. Patients who do not protect their skin from the summer sun may be putting themselves […]Read More
Social distancing skincare
The team of Hollywood Dermatology and Cosmetic Specialists encourage patients of the South Florida area to take proper precautions during this time to ensure they are staying healthy amongst our worldwide pandemic of COVID-19. In addition, we know how important it is to maintain proper social distancing to reduce the spread of Coronavirus. Patients with […]Read More
Tips for Skin Cancer Awareness Month
May is National Skin Cancer Awareness Month in America. Education, prevention and early detection can lower the new diagnoses and fatality rates of this horrible disease. Did you know skin cancer is the most common cancer in the world? In the U.S., skin cancer kills two people every hour, according to the Skin Cancer Foundation. […]Read More
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