It’s once again time for New Year’s resolutions. After 3rd child dismissed my face as unworthy of a dermatologist due to my etched-in and well-earned smile lines (bizarrely they do not bother me), I decided to explore not just my own skin goals, but those of others whom I love and admire. In the stories [Read More…]
In honor of national Eczema Awareness Month, Dr. Long discusses treatment strategies for atopic dermatitis – a common form of eczema in children and adults. In the U.S., atopic dermatitis affects 10-25% of children and up to 7.2% of adults. In my household, the poor deprived middle child was picked. What caused this? Could I [Read More…]
In this month’s blog post, our nurse practitioner, Rebecca Bartlett, MSN, APRN, FNP-C, shares her own daughters’ struggles with the ubiquitous bane of preschooler parents: the Molluscum Contagiosum Virus. It’s that time of year again for teachers and parents. It’s molluscum outbreak time!!! Errrr….I mean back to school!!! As most parents can attest, sometimes back [Read More…]
In a 2015 CDC study, 1/3 of adults in the US reported a sunburn within the prior year. The sunburn rate was higher in high school students: up to 50% of US teens reported a sunburn in the past 12 months. In this post, Dr. Long discusses the science of sunburn, why prevention is so [Read More…]
Read below as my fun and sun loving ‘tennis/soccer/ballpark mom’ sister-in-law shares her struggles with finding adequate sun protection and reversing the damage from a life well-lived in the sun. (Spoiler: You can scroll down for her Before & After pics). “I have a love/hate relationship with the sun. I spent my youth outdoors in [Read More…]
Join us Wednesday, December 9th for our One Day Only Glytone Enerpeel Event from 10:30 am to 3:30 pm! Purchase any Glytone Enerpeel & receive a FREE hand peel day of event! Door Prizes by Glytone will be given away the same day! Email Jodi at firstname.lastname@example.org to RSVP!