Skin Cancer Awareness Month

Did you know that approximately one in five Americans will be diagnosed with skin cancer in their lives? Skin cancer is the most common form of cancer in the United States and more than one million Americans live with melanoma, the most deadly form of skin cancer. Because of this, the American Academy of Dermatology…

Safe Sun Reminders

Safe Sun Reminders for Spring Break 

As the weather warms up and you start spending more time outside, remember to practice sun protection every time you are outdoors. By following these tips, you can better protect your skin and decrease your risk of skin cancer.  Seek Shade The sun’s rays are strongest during 10am – 2pm, so try to avoid being…

Sunscreen FAQs

Sunscreen FAQs

Warmer weather is here and with it we know many of you will start resuming outdoor activities, vacations, and generally start spending more time in the sun. While you should apply sunscreen everyday, year-round, we want to answer a few frequently asked questions as we go into Spring.  What type of sunscreen should I use?…

Retinol or Retinoid: What You Should Know

Retinols and products containing them may seem like the latest skincare fad. However, retinoids have been used as a topical acne treatment since 1971. Dermatologists and patients alike have flocked to retinoids for years due to their anti-aging properties and today, retinols and retinoids can be found in many skincare products, both those available from…

Why You Should Leave In-Door Tanning in 2021

Did you know that using indoor tanning beds can increase your risk of skin cancer, including melanoma, the deadliest form of skin cancer? According to the American Academy of Dermatology, Researchers estimate that indoor tanning may cause upwards of 400,000 cases of skin cancer in the U.S. each year, with the use of tanning beds…

Easy Ways to Keep Your Skin Healthy in 2022

As we move into another year, we often make resolutions about getting healthier. This year, don’t forget about your skin! Try incorporating these tips into your skincare routine this year. Always Apply Your SPF Water-resistant SPF should be part of your everyday skincare routine – not just something you apply during the summer! We have…