Is Molluscum Contagiosum contagious?
What is Molluscum Contagiosum? Molluscum contagiosum is a skin condition caused by the virus of the same name. It produces raised bumps on the upper layers of the skin. What Are the Symptoms of Molluscum Contagiosum? The main symptom of molluscum contagiosum is characteristic bumps, which may appear alone or in patches of up to […]Read More
What’s the Difference Between Botox and Dysport?
As we age our skin loses collagen, a protein that gives structure and elasticity to our skin, fingernails, hair, ligaments, tendons, and more. When collagen production wanes, skin doesn’t bounce back easily, leaving our faces with creases and wrinkles – telltale signs of a lifetime of laughing, smiling, squinting, and frowning. While wrinkles are a […]Read More
Does CoolSculpting Last?
CoolSculpting is an effective treatment for improving problem spots such as under-bra bulge or stubborn belly fat. In this blog, the medical team at Hollywood Dermatology & Cosmetic Specialists in South Florida explain more about CoolSculpting, including how long you can expect results to last: What is CoolSculpting? CoolSculpting is an FDA-approved, non-surgical procedure that […]Read More
Will Sun Damage Affect my Filler Treatment?
Everyone knows by now that the sun isn’t good for your skin, but this is especially true if you’ve had a filler treatment. In this blog, the board-certified dermatologists at Hollywood Dermatology & Cosmetic Specialists in South Florida explain how sun damage can affect your filler treatments. What are filler treatments? Filler treatments (which are […]Read More
Is my Birthmark Harmful?
Birthmarks are very common, and in many cases, they don’t cause any issues. In some cases, however, you may be unhappy with their appearance or wonder if they’re any associated with any medical issues. In this blog, the dermatologists at Hollywood Dermatology & Cosmetic Specialists in South Florida explain more about birthmarks and when they […]Read More
How PRP Therapy Can Help With Hair Loss
Hair loss affects many people, and it can be more than a cosmetic issue. You may feel less than confident, and people may perceive you differently. Options such as the use of medication or hair transplantation can be problematic, but PRP Therapy is often more effective, as well as easier and less expensive, for treating […]Read More
Why Moisturize Even When It’s Hot Outside
As the temperature heats up, you might be tempted to skip moisturizing your skin. Using moisturizer is a given during the winter months, since heated air can dry out your skin. However, it’s still important to keep your skin well-hydrated, even during heat waves in summer. Find out more about why you should continue to […]Read More
What Your Skin Routine Should Be While You Work
For most people, work is the #1 cause of stress in life. We’ve all had days when work made us feel physically or mentally tired, upset, or out of sorts. For all that, though, many people don’t realize the negative effects that work can have on your body’s biggest organ: Your skin. What Can Cause […]Read More
Can Facials Help My Breakouts
When you deal with frequent or recurring acne breakouts, over-the-counter products might not be effective enough. Since acne is associated with clogged pores, can getting a facial help treat breakouts and lower the risk of having them? Find out more about facials and whether or not they’re a good treatment option when you have acne. […]Read More
The Ins and Outs of Accent Skin Tightening
Collagen is a vital protein that gives our skin structure and elasticity. As we get older, our bodies produce less collagen, resulting in the telltale signs of aging. Accent skin tightening is a safe, easy procedure that reduces fine lines and wrinkles and actually boosts the production of natural collagen. Read on to find out […]Read More
Should I get Cellulite Treatment?
Even if you’ve worked to maintain or achieve a healthy weight, cellulite can still cause you to look less than your best. What is cellulite treatment? Accent body contouring cellulite treatment utilizes radiofrequency technology to improve the texture of your skin’s surface and stimulate the production of new collagen. This treatment effectively treats cellulite while […]Read More