Archive for 2016

3 Types of Acne Treatments

3 Types of Acne Treatments - Moore County

Acne breakouts are often frustrating, embarrassing, and can even cause permanent scarring. To avoid these situations, talk to a dermatologist for possible acne treatments as early as possible. If you’re in search of a dermatologist in North Carolina, turn to the Dermatology & Skin Surgery Center in West End near Pinehurst, NC. They can help…

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Understanding Adult Acne

Adult Acne

When you look in the mirror in the morning and see acne, you’re shocked and annoyed. You thought you were done with acne after you survived your teenage years. Teenage acne is commonplace and considered a regular part of growing up. But what many people don’t realize is that adult acne is also relatively common.…

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Top Mole Removal FAQs Answered

Top Mole Removal FAQs Answered - Albemarle

If you have a mole that appears suspicious, your dermatologist may recommend mole removal. Mole removal is often the first step to treating cancerous moles, and it is a simple, outpatient procedure. The compassionate team at the Dermatology & Skin Surgery Center is happy to answer any questions you might have about the procedure. With…

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3 Surprising Eczema Triggers

Eczema Triggers

According to the National Eczema Association, approximately 31.6 million people suffer from eczema, nearly 10.2% of American adults. Despite eczema’s wide-reaching effects, doctors don’t entirely know the cause behind the condition. Although those who suffer from eczema share similar symptoms, including dry, red, itchy skin, their individual triggers seem to vary widely. As a result,…

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Top Five Must-Follow Tips for Taking Care of Your Skin

Must-Follow Skin Care Tips

Your skin is your largest organ. Since it’s always exposed to the elements, it also takes a beating. Over time, your skin’s wear and tear shows itself in wrinkles, rashes, discoloration, and other ailments. To minimize these kinds of damage, you should maintain a skincare regimen. Below, we’ve outlined the top five best practices for…

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6 Melanoma Treatment Options

6 Melanoma Treatment Options - Pinehurst

Melanoma is a very serious form of skin cancer. The American Cancer Society estimates that in 2016, about 76,380 new melanomas will be diagnosed, and over 10,000 people will die from the disease. If caught early enough, however, melanoma can have an excellent cure rate. A qualified dermatologist or healthcare professional at the Dermatology &…

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What to Expect During & After Mohs Surgery

What to Expect During & After Mohs Surgery - Asheboro

Mohs surgery is a method commonly used by dermatologists to remove skin cancer cells from the body and the face. Asheboro Dermatology & Skin Surgery Center in North Carolina is one of the only dermatology centers to offer this cutting-edge technique serving residents in Pinehurst, Moore County, Asheboro, Randolph County and the surrounding areas. If…

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Acne Treatment: Albemarle Dermatology & Skin Surgery Center Talks Accutane 101

Acne Treatment: Albemarle Dermatology & Skin Surgery Center Talks Accutane 101 - Albemarle

When it comes to treating acne, the Dermatology & Skin Surgery Center in Albemarle NC has successfully treated patients with Accutane (Isotretinoin), a drug taken orally to help eliminate the redness, scarring and scabbing often associated with the skin condition. The cosmetic dermatology specialists rely on Accutane because its chemical properties are known to aggressively…

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