How to avoid, treat and diminish hyperpigmentation

Struggling with an uneven skin tone? This is probably due to hyperpigmentation. Here’s what causes it, how to prevent it, and the various treatment options available Do you have patches on your face or body that are darker than the rest of your skin? This is known as hyperpigmentation, and it’s when too much melanin… Read more »

Your Feet and Fungal Infections

Our feet are one of the areas on the body most prone to fungal infections. Here’s why, and how to prevent and treat them. Our feet work hard for us every day. This means that when something goes wrong with them, it can impact our entire lives by limiting our comfort or mobility. One such… Read more »

What You Need to Know About Warts

Warts are common and contagious skin growths that affect a large portion of the population. Here’s what causes them and how they can be prevented and removed. No, you can’t catch warts from frogs. But you can catch them from each other! These contagious skin growths are incredibly common, affecting around 10% of the population.… Read more »

Switch up your skincare routine this fall

With fall comes cold, crisp air, and indoor heating – both of which can be bad for your skin. Here are skincare changes to make this season for skin that is clear and comfortable. The leaves are turning warm shades of red, orange, and brown and the smell of pumpkin spice latte is in the… Read more »

APDerm® Opens 6th Office in New Hampshire

New Office in Rochester, NH Will Provide Increased Patient Access to Exceptional Dermatology Care ROCHESTER, NH – September 1, 2021 – APDerm®, the largest physician-led dermatology practice in New England, announced the opening of a new state-of-the-art office, under Adult & Pediatric Dermatology in Rochester, New Hampshire. The Rochester office is the 32nd location in… Read more »

How fillers can reshape and rejuvenate your face

Injectable fillers are a non-invasive way to tackle a multitude of skin concerns. Here’s why they are a staple of aesthetic dermatology. According to the Aesthetic Plastic Surgery National Databank, over 1.3 million Americans had fillers in 2020, which indicated a 75% increase from the previous year. We have several factors to thank for this.… Read more »

APDerm® Opens Office in Heart of Commonwealth

Expansion into Worcester, MA Will Provide Thousands of Residents Expedited Access to Quality Dermatologic Care  WORCESTER, MA – August 17, 2021 – APDerm®, the largest physician-led dermatology practice in New England, announced the opening of a new state-of-the-art office, under the company’s Adult & Pediatric Dermatology brand in Worcester, Massachusetts. The Worcester office is the… Read more »

Common Summertime Rashes: How to avoid and treat them

Poison ivy and poison oak, heat rashes and sunburn, swimmer’s itch, and bug bites. Many people love hiking, camping, and swimming in the summer, but too much fun in the sun – or woods – can lead to itchy rashes and painful bug bites. Between mosquitoes, biting black flies, spiders, and ticks, you may be… Read more »

How to choose dermatologist-approved sunscreen

How to Choose Dermatologist-approved Sunscreen Sunscreen should be a year-round skin care essential, but it’s extra important during the long, sunny days of summer. Sunscreen is a great multi-tasker, helping to prevent sunburn along with visible signs of aging like wrinkles, sun spots, and skin cancer due to excessive sun exposure. The sun’s harmful rays… Read more »

Can dermatologists remove acne scars permanently?

Mild cases of acne can be frustrating and affect your self-esteem, but chronic or cystic acne can leave lasting scars. The good news is you don’t have to live with the scars long after puberty or even regular PMS or stress-induced breakouts. Dermatologists have many tools in their toolkit to treat acne scars. Over time,… Read more »