An ulcer is an open sore in the skin or mucous membrane that is resistant to healing. This reduced healing is due to a decrease in circulation to the area.
Becker’s nevus is an uncommon (but not rare) benign skin lesion. “Nevus” is another word for a mole and as such this growth appears as a very large and irregularly shaped mole. Which can be present at birth but most appear in puberty.
Micayla Osifo did what she would counsel others in the process of determining her career path: “Follow your heart and do what makes you happy.
Skye Crounse is a licensed esthetician and has worked at Contour as an esthetician and receptionist. Her enthusiasm for skin care is genuine.
Cutanea larva migrans is skin condition caused by infection with a parasitic worm.
Calcipotriene is one of a number of synthetic drugs that mimic the action of vitamin D, the chemical structure of which is shown below.
The most common complaints we
see and treat at Contour Dermatology are brittle nails, funguses, infections and nail dystrophy – the yellowing, thickening, ridges and misshapen nail beds of the toes or fingers.
Women love taking trips to the beauty parlor. Spa days are often a time to relax, a worry free moment…
Cowden syndrome is a very rare genetic disease classically manifesting as the appearance of multiple hamartomas – a benign (but still problematic) kind of tumor – both on the skin and within internal organs.
Our Medical Assistant, Lee, demonstrates how to dress an open wound using a “Zinc Wrap”. Zinc plays a major role in regulating every phase of wound healing.
If you’re older than 21 and a woman, it’s likely you have cellulite. Yes, 90 percent of women over 21 and some men end up with cellulite.
Blu-U® is a non-invasive, photodynamic method of treating pre-cancerous Actinic Keratosis, they are are thick, scaly, and crusty patches of skin
Let’s give three cheers for Botox Cosmetic! Once again, this amazing product has proven it is a reliable treatment to relieve the pain of TMJ for months at a time.