Tidewater News

Perfect your Pout

Volbella belongs to the Juvederm family of injectable fillers, and is used to plump the lips, diminish fine lines, and can even correct asymmetry in a way that looks natural.

Nov 4th, 2019
October is Eczema Awareness Month

Eczema. By definition, “a chronic, inflammatory skin disease, which results in widespread rashes and patches of itchy skin”.  Also referred to as “atopic dermatitis”, this skin condition often goes untreated for years.

Oct 2nd, 2019
Voluma 101

Voluma belongs to the JuveDerm family of injectable fillers. It is most commonly used in the cheek area as a way to add volume and smooth fine lines and wrinkles.

Oct 1st, 2019
Treating Psoriasis with Biologics

When psoriasis covers a large body surface area, is very severe, or has reached the point of psoriatic arthritis, topical treatments alone are not enough to effectively treat the disease. Biologics may be the answer.

Aug 3rd, 2019
Confidence and a Clear Complexion

The frustration of trying countless over the counter remedies can be overwhelming and with so many prescription treatments available, you need a provider that can choose which one is right for you.

Jul 30th, 2019
Show Off Your ”Sun Smarts”

Our skin is our body’s largest organ. It provides a barrier to protect us against infection, injury, sunlight, and heat. UV rays can damage your skin in as little as 15 minutes. Over time, cumulative sun exposure can lead to long term health problems.

Jun 30th, 2019
Sun Shields

Summertime is upon us. Temperatures are up, school’s out, and so is your skin! Whether you’re packing for a much needed vacay, firing up the grill, or gearing up for the season’s first beach day, take a moment to cover your bases...and your skin.

Jun 4th, 2019
Eczema or Psorisis: Is there a Difference?

“Itchy rash”, “dry skin”, “scaly patches”; these are some of the most common complaints presented to dermatologists on a daily basis. And although all of these descriptions can cover several diagnoses, the most well-known are eczema and psoriasis.

Aug 3rd, 2019
Producing a Proud Pout

Over time, our skin loses overall elasticity and the epidermis (the top layer of the skin) becomes more fragile. Unfortunately, the lips are no exception.

Jun 3rd, 2019
MICRO-EXPRESSIONS

Curious about the many options available to help keep your skin looking healthy? Both microneedling and microdermabrasion have become very popular for those interested in achieving a natural, healthy glow without having to undergo an invasive procedure.

May 3rd, 2019
SKIN IN THE GAME

Detect, Dodge, and Deter Skin Damage While it may be an unintentional oversight, lack of protection and care for our skin can lead to very serious consequences.

May 2nd, 2019
GET SKIN-SPIRED …

In today’s skin care market, both men and women are turning to dermal fillers for the happy medium between professional skin care treatments and pricey cosmetic surgeries. Which one is right for you?

Mar 29th, 2019
ABCDE Education

Is your mole dangerous? When trying to determine if a mole is suspicious, remember A, B, C, D, and E - Asymetry, Border, Color, Diameter, and Evolution. 

Mar 1st, 2019