Skin Gratitude: Affirm your way to clearer skin

Skin gratitude is a new skin trend that promotes giving thanks for your skin: blemishes, birthmarks, brown spots, and all. The idea behind positive psychology has finally reached beauty influencers and brands. But it’s also backed by science. Studies show that gratitude is a powerful antidote for depression, anxiety, and a negative mindset. When you’re… Read more »

Psoriasis: It’s More Than Just A Skin Thing

On the surface, psoriasis may seem like an easy skin condition to treat. Head to the dermatologist and get a cream, right? It’s actually more complicated. It is not a dangerous skin condition, but it can be embarrassing and takes some effort to manage. Psoriasis, like eczema, is a chronic health condition that currently has… Read more »

What You Need To Know About Atopic Dermatitis (eczema)

Red and itchy skin is a hallmark of atopic dermatitis, the most common type of eczema. Atopic dermatitis typically begins in childhood and can come and go throughout a person’s life. If you are one of the millions affected, you must learn to manage flare-ups and accompanying conditions such as asthma, hay fever, and other… Read more »

Is it possible to get rid of spider veins?

Spider veins can be annoying and unsightly, but they usually aren’t a sign of a more serious medical condition. Still, many men and women want their spider veins to go away for cosmetic reasons, and they are difficult to treat without seeking dermatological care. If you’re feeling self-conscious or refuse to wear shorts due to… Read more »

APDerm® Opens Fifth Office in New Hampshire

Expansion into Portsmouth Will Provide Seacoast and Surrounding Area Residents Expedited Access to Quality Dermatologic Care PORTSMOUTH, NH – September 24, 2020 – APDerm®, the largest physician-led dermatology practice in New England, announced today the opening of a new state-of-the-art office in Portsmouth, NH. The Adult & Pediatric Dermatology brand location marks the company’s fifth… Read more »

How To Apply Sunscreen: The Right Way from EltaMD

Skin care needs vary from person to person, but there’s one thing we all have in common: everyone, everywhere, every day, needs sunscreen. That’s because sunscreen is powerful stuff, and regular use can protect you from a host of issues. According to the Skin Cancer Foundation, it can help reduce your risk of skin cancers by… Read more »

Maskne – How To Treat And Prevent The New Acne

In recent months, masks have become a necessary accessory to help stop the spread of coronavirus. But annoying skin conditions and acne can accompany masking up, and a condition called maskne is on the rise. Perhaps you are a nurse, grocery store clerk, or construction worker and have noticed unsightly bumps and lines after wearing… Read more »

Beyond Skin Deep – Coping With Vitiligo

 June is Vitiligo Awareness Month.  Vitiligo is an autoimmune skin condition that can take an emotional toll on those with the disease. Clinically, vitiligo presents as patches of skin that lose their pigment and turn bright white.  It can negatively affect self esteem and can be hard to disguise, especially if it spreads over large… Read more »