412.687.2100

Shadyside Place
580 S. Aiken Avenue, Suite 530
Pittsburgh, PA 15232

Blog

Archive for the ‘skin conditions’ Category

Spotlight on Skin Spots

Monday, November 19th, 2018

In a past post, we discussed seborrheic keratoses (SKs for short!), which are dark, raised overgrowths on the skin, and we mentioned how we’d be offering a new product called ESKATA to treat them. Well, we’re very pleased to announce that ESKATA is now officially available in our offices. And in this Weekly Dose of Beauty, you can read about the difference between the three main types of spots found on the skin– including SKs– and how a board-certified dermatologist can help you diagnose your spots. Perhaps ESKATA might even be the right treatment for you.

A Smart New Solution for Age Spots

Wednesday, October 3rd, 2018

You might not know the term “seborrheic keratoses,” but you may be familiar with those pesky but harmless raised spots that appear on the skin as we age. Now, a new treatment called Eskata is helping to eliminate these troublesome spots. Find out how Eskata works in this Weekly Dose of Beauty. We will be offering Eskata in our offices this fall.

This New Treatment Gets Rid of Raised Age Spots After One Season: https://www.newbeauty.com/video/1229-eskata-treatment-seborrheic-keratoses/

A Cure for Acne?

Thursday, September 13th, 2018

For patients suffering from severe acne inflammation, the solution to this age-old struggle might soon be as simple and quick as a single vaccination!

How would it work? Bacteria on the skin secretes a specific toxin that causes acne inflammation. Recent research suggests, however, that a vaccine leveraging a certain antibody can help neutralize this inflammation, and it might just be the key to clearing skin. Learn more about this leading-edge research in our latest Weekly Dose of Beauty article.

Pick a Perfect Patch for Your Peskiest Pimples?

Thursday, July 19th, 2018

People with deep cystic or hormonal acne may find themselves frustrated by standard topical acne solutions. But one unique new treatment out of South Korea called Trouble Cure may show real promise in soothing and treating acne deep underneath the skin. How does it work and why is it different from other acne treatments? Find out in this Weekly Dose of Beauty.

Step Into Summer with These Seasonal Skin Tips

Wednesday, June 27th, 2018

It’s officially summer! And what better way to celebrate than a collection of summer skin tips to start it off? In this Weekly Dose of Beauty, you’ll find hints on everything from treating summer acne, protecting yourself from the sun, dealing with razor burn and more.

New Skincare Products to Help Beautify Your Summer

Friday, June 8th, 2018

What are some of the hottest new skincare products to use this summer? Find out in our selected Weekly Dose of Beauty article from NewBeauty…

The Link Between Protein Shakes and Acne

Friday, May 18th, 2018

Protein shakes: they’re a quick and convenient route to nourishment. But what if that beverage designed to keep you healthy is actually causing acne breakouts? Our Weekly Dose of Beauty article discusses this connection and just what it is about protein shakes that might cause an increase in those unsightly blemishes.

Illuminating News from Consumer Reports on Affordable, Effective Sunscreens

Friday, May 11th, 2018

Looking for an effective sunscreen at a reasonable price? You might be pleasantly surprised at the selection highlighted by Consumer Reports. Find out the top brands and key features to look for in our selected Weekly Dose of Beauty article:

Shining a Spotlight on Effective Oily Skin Treatments

Thursday, April 26th, 2018

What causes oily skin? And how can you keep it under control? This Weekly Dose of Beauty details some of the most effective products on the market to help make that oily shine a thing of the past.

Heading Off Those Unsightly Blackheads

Friday, April 13th, 2018

Blackheads. At some point or another, we all get them. But what causes them, how do we get rid of them and most of all– how do we keep them from coming back? Learn the answers to these and other questions in this Weekly Dose of Beauty.