Dermatology Digitalby Vivida Dermatology
When it comes to taking care of our skin, most of us rely on over-the-counter products and home remedies. But sometimes, that's not enough, and we need the help of a professional. That's where a dermatologist comes in. Dermatologists are medical doctors who specialize in the diagnosis and treatment of
Peptides are all the rage - one browse through Sephora or CVS will show dozens of different products and brands containing peptides. But are they right for your skincare routine? Peptides are proteins, plain and simple. Proteins are made up of building blocks called amino acids, and peptides are basically
Written by: Dr. Mac Machan, Board Certified Dermatologist & Fellowship Trained Mohs Surgeon Parrot Heads around the world are mourning the passing of musician and author, Jimmy Buffett. For almost five decades, his music has transported us to tropical paradises, complete with sandy beaches and refreshing drinks under the sun.
By Brooke Larsen, DNP Herpes simplex or “cold sores” are caused by the herpes simplex virus (HSV-1). Cold sores have described by physicians since ancient times and the word “herpes” was used by Greek scholars meaning “to creep or crawl”. Cold sores most commonly affect the mouth and lips but
By Michael Warren, PA-C Epidermal cysts are visible lesions that can arise anywhere on the skin and are very common. Typically they can be asymptomatic, but they can also become inflamed, rapidly expand, or rupture. Cysts are usually solitary and frequently develop in areas of friction. They can feel like
Living in the desert has its advantages. One of those is the seemingly ever-present desert sunshine. We have almost 330 cloudless days here in Las Vegas. The sun feels good and allows for a bevy of outdoor activity, but can also be your worst enemy. We know a long day
Getting lip filler is a common treatment today, that is done by injecting a hyaluronic acid dermal filler into the lips to improve symmetry, add hydration, give a rosy glow, define the shape, or create more volume. Here, our injector and PA Lynne Ulevich is opting for a subtle look,