Advanced Dermatology Blog
Read our blog to hear what Dr. Taub and her medical staff have to say about the latest medical and cosmetic treatments.
As we move into fall, it’s time to start thinking about how to reverse unwanted sun damage acquired over the summer months! We offer several in office treatments at Advanced Dermatology for skin rejuvenation following summer sun.
One question I commonly get is: “Will exercise help my legs?”
Yes, but… Exercise won’t fix varicose veins, spider veins nor … Read More ›
In comparison to women, men are not seeking out our dermatologic services as much; however, they represent a growing segment of the cosmetic dermatology population. Based on a recent survey posted in Cosmetic Medicine on March 14, 2016, completed by the American Society of Aesthetic Plastic surgery, Americans spent more than $13.5 billion dollars towards … Read More ›
Smoothing away wrinkles and crepey skin of the face and neck is now easier, less painful and without much after effect than ever with the addition of Intensif to our armamentarium of anti-aging treatments. Intensif is a cutting edge technology that combines the benefits of the heat from radiofrequency energy with precise microneedling to produce … Read More ›
Whether or not you’re a fan of Game of Thrones,
for Chicagolanders the phrase “Winter is coming” sends a cold shiver down our spines.
I mean, we don’t have to worry about hordes of zombies breaching a magical ice wall
and invading from the North…not that I know of anyway…but still, it’s an unsettling thought.
So we, like … Read More ›
Photodynamic therapy or PDT is a highly effective treatment for pre-cancerous lesions of the skin called actinic keratoses or AK’s. Actinic keratoses are scaly or crusty growths found on sun-exposed areas of the skin such as the face, ears, bald scalp and back of the hands, forearms and legs. Although the most AK’s … Read More ›
The number one concern for people thinking about getting fillers is “looking like themselves” after they are done. We’ve all seen photos of celebrities who don’t seem to look like themselves anymore. We are familiar with the look in Hollywood, Miami and NY of women with duck-like lips and huge cheekbones.