What you need to know about this powerhouse skincare ingredient

Is retinol part of your skincare routine? Here’s why this versatile and powerful product deserves a spot. Retinol is from the retinoid family and is a derivative of vitamin A. It is one of the most effective skincare ingredients to treat an array of concerns and maintain a clear and youthful complexion. Despite this, many… Read more »

5 Things You Need to Know About Body Contouring

Are you considering body contouring sessions to target stubborn areas of fat? Read on to find out five things you need to know about this treatment before you schedule your appointment. Sometimes it doesn’t matter how much we work out – there are some stubborn areas of fat that just won’t budge! In the past,… Read more »

What Causes a Double Chin and Are There Treatments Available?

Due to several factors, many people develop a double chin, which is excess fatty tissue under the lower jaw. This can make people self-conscious. Fortunately, there are treatment options available for it. Here’s how this can be dermatologically treated. Do you have a smooth and firm neck and chin area? Many people don’t and feel… Read more »

5 Need-to-Know Facts About Laser Tattoo Removal

Regret getting a tattoo and want to have it removed? No judgement! Here’s how laser tattoo removal works to restore your skin. Over the years, tattoos have become increasingly popular and a lot of people now have them. According to surveys, of the 145 million Americans who have a tattoo, at least 12% of them… Read more »

Tips to prevent and soothe razor burn

Shaving is a popular method of hair removal. But it can lead to razor burn or razor rash. Here are tips to prevent it and what you can do to soothe and treat it. Despite there being several methods of hair removal available, shaving is still the preferred method for many. This is due to… Read more »

This Veterans Day, we thank you for your service

As we observe Veterans Day this November, we’d like to thank all of the APDerm staff who have served our country in the US armed forces. Esteemed American writer, Joseph Campbell, once said that ‘a hero is someone who has given his or her life to something bigger than oneself.’ This is an honor that… Read more »

5 facts about platelet-rich plasma treatments

Are you considering platelet-rich plasma as your next skincare treatment? Here’s how it can benefit and revive your complexion. The term platelet-rich plasma was coined by a hematologist working on new transfusion methods for patients in the 1970s. Just 10 years later, it started being used in maxillofacial surgery and is now common across various… Read more »