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Core to Floor (Mommy Makeover)

Wouldn’t it be great to sneeze without crossing your legs? I am the proud mama of 3 young kiddos, and despite regular exercise and strength training post-partum, my pregnancies played a toll on my core strength. Luckily, Advanced Dermatology offers

Treating 3 Areas With BOTOX® for Optimal Results

BOTOX® is a quick in-office procedure to smooth dynamic wrinkles on the face. BOTOX® has earned a well-deserved reputation as one of the most effective wrinkle treatments. Let’s explore ways to optimize treatment results and take advantage of all BOTOX®

Top 5 Cosmetic Treatments To Get in the Winter

The winter months are a great time to focus on aesthetic enhancements, particularly those that have downtime or require multiple sessions. Although we offer many treatments all year round, below are the top five treatments worth considering during the long

Do You Have a Weak Chin?

Cosmetic treatments can be a suitable solution for those with a weak chin. Enhancing the chin also results in a better jawline contour from the front and side angles. Sometimes patients who have a smaller chin over-activate a muscle called

The Stubbornness of Warts

Warts are one of the most common complaints in the dermatology clinic. They are caused by superficial skin infection by the Human Papillomavirus and are spread through direct contact with an infected person or possibly from objects or surfaces contaminated

Fitzpatrick Skin Types and Who Is at Risk for Melanoma

Scientists developed Fitzpatrick skin types in 1975 by asking people how their skin reacted to the sun. There are six Fitzpatrick skin types (see chart below), and these categories are used today to aid in stratifying skin cancer risk. Skin

Approaching Skin Cancers: Mohs vs. Excision

You had a biopsy that showed skin cancer – now what? While there are many ways to treat skin cancers, two of the most common methods are ‘excisions’ and ‘Mohs surgery.’ Both carefully cut out the skin cancer and have

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