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.
Cutanea larva migrans is skin condition caused by infection with a parasitic worm.
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.
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.
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.
Skye Crounse is a licensed esthetician and has worked at Contour as an esthetician and receptionist. Her enthusiasm for skin care is genuine.
Ingrown hairs are caused by several factors. In women, they are most common on legs, pubic area & under the arms. In men, most common on chin, cheeks and neck.
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.
Calcipotriene is one of a number of synthetic drugs that mimic the action of vitamin D, the chemical structure of which is shown below.
Explore Dr. Timothy M. Jochen’s guide on nail salon safety. Learn the essential do’s and don’ts to ensure your spa days are relaxing and infection-free!
The word “nevus” is a synonym for the word “mole”. However, an epidermal nevus is a special kind of mole that does not look like the typical small moles almost every person has.
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.
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.
Blu-U® is a non-invasive, photodynamic method of treating pre-cancerous Actinic Keratosis, they are thick, scaly, and crusty patches of skin.