What is the best rosacea treatment?

What is the best rosacea treatment? Rosacea can flare for various reasons: too much fun in the sun, too many alcoholic beverages, or too much stress to name a few. As rosacea is a chronic skin condition that can come and go, rosacea treatment isn’t one size fits all. Your clinician will recommend a plan… Read more »

Know your Coverage: Dermatology and Health Insurance

Understanding dermatology and health insurance may seem complicated. Yet, your skin journeys with you throughout life and many people avoid or overlook going to the dermatologist because they don’t know if their health insurance will cover it. Sure, a yearly skin cancer screening is recommended, and it would be nice to get your teenager’s acne… 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 »

The Doctor is In.

APDerm is excited to announce that we are now open 5 days per week. We take your safety very seriously. We remain at or above all of the state and federal safety guidelines for coronavirus. Our dedicated team of medical professionals is ready to provide care, and we have appointment times available. We encourage you… Read more »

COMMON CAUSES OF ITCHY SKIN

Itchy skin, also known as pruritus, is an irritating feeling that makes the patient want to scratch themselves. While it is often accompanied by a rash, redness or blisters, the skin can sometimes look normal. Itchy skin has multiple causes, and some of them, like liver disease, can be surprisingly serious. To get relief, the… Read more »

FOODS TO AVOID IF YOU HAVE PSORIASIS

While scientific research has not definitively linked what you eat to psoriasis flare-ups, many sufferers report that cutting out certain foods and drinks can relieve painful symptoms. Psoriasis is a skin condition that impacts millions of people. It can cause cells to build up on the skin’s surface. These extra cells can make skin itchy and… Read more »

MINIMIZING ECZEMA FLARE-UPS AS WEATHER CHANGES

The word eczema describes any of several conditions that cause the skin to become inflamed or irritated. While there are several types, they nearly all cause an itchy rash. Eczema can occur anywhere, but it most commonly affects the face, wrists, hands, feet or back of the knees. Some people have “flare ups” during which the eczema… Read more »

PROTECT YOUR SKIN WITH ELTAMD UV PRODUCTS

Just about every woman is looking for solutions to eradicate skin concerns like fine lines and signs of aging. While there are plenty of methods one can use to get rid of skin concerns that they already have, the absolute best way to beat wrinkles is by preventing them from forming in the first place.… Read more »