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Archive for the Acne Category

September 6, 2016

Are you tired of seeing saggy wrinkles when you look in the mirror? Come check out the latest and greatest in skin contouring and tightening technology at USF. Sublime is a state of the art treatment specifically designed for skin tightening, combating wrinkles and is great for smile lines that are often not able to be treated.   Sublime is […]

Vitamin C Serums
August 24, 2016

  It is well known that a quality vitamin C serum will leave the skin looking lighter, brighter, and with an overall refreshed-looking glow. Vitamin C is a powerful antioxidant that helps with skin pigmentation issues, fine lines, inflammation, and overall texture. But did you know that in as early as our 20’s our skin’s antioxidant stores start to decline? […]

Hello From USF Health Cosmetic and Laser Center
May 23, 2014

Hello From USF Health Cosmetic and Laser Center Click the video link below and learn about what the USF HEalth Cosmetic and Laser Center had to offer. Click Video Link USF Health Cosmetic and Laser Center Services

Acne and Laser Genesis
December 9, 2013

Acne and Laser Genesis I never had acne as a teenage why am I 40 years old and having acne? Adult acne is a quite common and an under-recognized problem. There are several causes of acne from hormones to bacteria. Usually understanding the cause of the acne will help guide treatment.  The important thing to note is that the traditional […]

June 24, 2013

Rosacea and Cosmetic Treatments Do you have red cheeks or a rosy complexion? Does the redness get worse when you sit in the sun, drink coffee or alcohol, or eat spicy foods? If you answered yes to any of the above questions, you may have a condition called rosacea. Rosacea is a skin condition of hyperactive facial vessels which can […]

May 3, 2013

At the USF Health Cosmetic & Laser Center, our scope of treatment is broad and not only includes laser, peels, Botox, and filler, but also suits the needs of our younger and older acne patients. Thinking outside of the box Acne can be a pesky situation to get rid of.  Many of our patients come to us after years of […]

Adult Acne can be a stubborn problem to treat
March 12, 2013

TAMPA (FOX 13) -It’s rough for any teenager, and downright devastating for grown women in their 40s or 50s. Adult acne is a complex medical problem, and dermatologists are seeing more of it. “We have more women with adult acne than we do have teenagers in our practice,” says Dermatologist Dr. Victoria Cirillo. “It’s because the hormone levels are changing […]

Acne and Milk
June 13, 2011

Written by Robin McClain MSN, ARNP, FP-C Over the last decade severe acne has been linked to dairy intake such as milk, breakfast drinks, sherbet, and cheeses. What should teens and parents do with this information? Should teens stop drinking milk and eating dairy products that are good for their health, growth and development? The answer is no. First, thing […]

October 13, 2009

Tired of applying medicated topicals and/or taking medications for your acne without results, light treatment may help as an adjunct to your current treatment.  Many acne patients need a plan of care that has more than one treatment to keep their acne under control. Acne occurs as a result of one or more of the following: increased production of P. […]