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New research shows some sunscreens better than others
May 25, 2016    TAMPA (FOX 13) – When it comes to sunscreens, we all know the drill. Use a broad spectrum SPF 30 or greater, and slather on a shot glass full.  New research is helping prove its benefits and show sun bathers what dangers they might face. “It’s the first solid data that we have that is not only prevents […]

Hot Topic in Dermatology … Introducing our new “superscreens”
August 13, 2015

Hot Topic in Dermatology … Introducing our new “superscreens”

Melanoma on the Rise
July 2, 2015

Melanoma on the Rise Years ago, sun protection was nothing but an afterthought for Bob Schultz. After all, he lived in the tropical paradise of Barbados for seven months. But nearly 50 years later, the harsh sunlight in the Caribbean combined with a lifetime of sun exposure caught up with him. Schultz,of the Village De LaVista, has had eight cancerous areas removed from different regions of […]

Aging gradually is aging gracefully….with Sculptra!
March 3, 2015

Aging gradually is aging gracefully … with Sculptra! Sculptra is a unique dermal filler made of a product called poly-L-lactic acid that helps to replace lost collagen over time. We love this product for recontouring and restoring youth in an aging face. It is best for creating full face volume in common areas such as the cheeks and areas of […]

Restylane Silk is the latest filler to hit the market. Get beautiful lips!
February 24, 2015

Restylane Silk has just hit the market as the latest product for lip enhancement and the fine lines around your lips.

September 16, 2014

Belotero How can I get rid of my vertical lip lines?! Patients come in everyday seeking treatment for their “smoker’s lines” and are often distraught having never smoked a day in their lives. This common concern can be a challenge to treat for practitioners. Our approach is global treatment, attacking it from every angle with skincare, neuromodulators, lasers, and dermal […]

Research for Children with Psoriasis
July 10, 2014

Psoriasis is a chronic skin disease that affects 3% of the world’s population

– men, women, children and even newborn babies. Psoriasis causes unsightly, uncomfortable red plaques and patches on the skin which scale, and sometimes even crack and bleed.

Can men benefit from cosmetic procedures?
June 26, 2014

Can men benefit from cosmetic procedures? The secret is out.  Long gone are the days of a female-only clientele in the cosmetic and laser office. Men have discovered the fountain of youth and are now making their presence known in the aesthetic world. The use of minimally invasive cosmetic procedures in men has increased substantially over the past decade. This means that males, like their female counterparts, are […]

Warts…Not just caused by kissing frogs
June 26, 2014

Warts…Not just caused by kissing frogs Warts are benign (non-cancerous) skin growths caused by the human papillomavirus (HPV) infecting the top layers of the skin.  Warts can grow on any part of the body and are contagious.  They are spread by contact with the wart, or something that touched the wart.  It is easier to catch the virus that causes […]

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