How to Treat “Maskne”

Mask mandates look to be in our futures for quite a while. Even with the introduction of the COVID vaccine, masks are still a necessary part of our wardrobe. The constant friction that masks create can wreak havoc on skin. Add in the chilly winter air, and many people who thought acne was part of…

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COVID-19 Vaccine Reactions in Filler Patients

The world has been awaiting the arrival of the COVID-19 vaccine, and several companies have delivered. A recent article published by Rebecca Forand in Healio Psoriatic Disease reveals some interesting side effects of the Moderna injection. A Specific Reaction There has been a reaction reported in phase three trials of the Moderna vaccine that affects…

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Get Your Holiday Glow This Season with Facials and Peels

The holiday season is the perfect time to get together and celebrate with those closest to you. You may have the perfect outfits for all that festive parties, pictures and video chats, but is your skin ready? Dull and dry skin can make you appear tired and older. Facial treatments can help rejuvenate dull and…

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Frequently Asked Questions About Hyperhidrosis

Many people normally sweat during exercise or when in a heated environment. If you find yourself sweating for no reason, you may have hyperhidrosis. What can you do to get relief? Here are the most frequently asked questions we receive at Olansky Dermatology Associates about hyperhidrosis to help you learn more about this condition. What…

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What is CoolSculpting®?

Want to eliminate targeted areas of fat without surgery? Nicole Altamirano, our Coolsculpting Specialist, helps patients reduce stubborn, diet and exercise-resistant fat with revolutionary CoolSculpting® treatments. CoolSculpting® treatments require no surgery and no downtime, delivering long-lasting fat reduction results. FDA-cleared CoolSculpting® works through a process known as cryolipolysis, which freezes fat cells without damaging any…

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Evolving Treatments in Botox

Facial lines and wrinkles can leave you looking tired and older. Botox® is an injectable neurotoxin that can temporarily reduce facial lines for a more youthful and rested appearance. Over the years, Botox treatments have been evolving to help people feel more confident about the way they look. Here are the newest Botox treatments for…

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Psoriasis: Overview

If you’ve been experiencing itching and burning skin, you may want to consider having a consultation with a dermatologist. You could be dealing with psoriasis, which can cause pain and discomfort. Here is an overview of psoriasis and how you can seek a diagnosis or treatment. What is Psoriasis? Psoriasis is a chronic skin condition…

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The Importance of Sunscreen

During the summer, many people spend much of their time outdoors soaking up the sun. However, the sun’s ultraviolet rays can wreak havoc on your skin. If you don’t take care of your skin properly, you increase your risk of developing skin cancer and a host of other problems. Here’s what you should know about…

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Guide to Skin Cancer in Transplant Patients

If you’ve recently had transplant surgery, you may be at increased risk for developing skin cancer. The risk for organ transplant patients is up to 100 times higher than the risk for the general population and increases every year after the transplant surgery. The risks for all three common types of skin cancer (basal cell…

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Feminine Itching and Pain That Doesn’t Go Away

Are you struggling with feminine itching and pain that doesn’t go away? Itchy and sore female genitals can be caused by a number of skin diseases. Vulvar dermatology can effectively diagnose and treat the source of your itching, burning and pain. Here’s how a vulvar dermatologist can treat your symptoms. Unexplained Feminine Pain Unexplained feminine…

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