Acne Information


By: Caridad B. Lopez, MCMSc, PA-C Acne is one of the most common skin conditions we treat. This is not surprising, because it is the most common skin condition in the US. Acne not only affects teens, but can occur at any age. Patients commonly ask me why they’re breaking out in their 30s, 40s, [...]

Acne Information2020-08-07T18:55:55+00:00

Leap Into Healthy, Vital Skin This Year!


Squeeze in citrus fruits.   Oranges, grapefruits, kiwis and strawberries are powerful skin savers, rejuvenators and protectors with their high levels of vitamin C. Vitamin C reduces inflammation (that leads to acne), protects collagen breakdown (that leads to wrinkles) and even repairs sun damage (that leads to age spots). Go for fresh varieties rather than [...]

Leap Into Healthy, Vital Skin This Year!2020-08-07T20:16:20+00:00

“I’m Dreaming of a White Christmas”


Even though it does not snow here in Florida, a lot of people still head up north for the holidays.  Keep these tips in mind when you're enjoying your winter wonderland! Many people forget about sun protection in cold weather venues, but ice and snow reflect about 80% of the sun’s UV light, almost [...]

“I’m Dreaming of a White Christmas”2020-08-07T20:16:46+00:00

Bye, Bye Blackheads!


We’ve all had them at some point in our lives, pesky little black dots on the surface of our nose, forehead, chin, and cheeks that we desperately just want to squeeze out.  While blackheads aren’t as serious as other forms of acne, such as pustules, nodules, or cysts they can be unpleasant and unsightly. [...]

Bye, Bye Blackheads!2020-08-07T20:17:09+00:00
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