Winter is an exciting time of the year, especially with all the holidays and outdoor, winter sports. However, it’s also the time  when many of us experience itchy, dry skin. This issue can easily be managed by taking a couple minutes each day to incorporate aggressive dry skin care into your daily regimen. The best.. read more →

19 Sep 2017
September 19, 2017

Keratosis Pilaris: Managing KP

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Keratosis pilaris is a common skin condition I diagnose very frequently in clinic. It presents as tiny flesh colored or slightly red bumps most commonly on the upper arms and thighs. It can give the skin in these areas a rough texture, and can be visually bothersome when it presents red in color. Keratosis pilaris.. read more →

Oh acne….. It can be a short term relationship or a long term relationship. Either way it’s no fun. With so many myths and products out there, acne treatment options can be very overwhelming.  The good news is our team is here to help you. Our well equipped Dermatologists and skilled Aestheticians can help with.. read more →

Skincare routines can be tricky. It’s hard to know which products you need to keep in your lineup, as well as to decipher between what they say on the label and what they actually do. In this blog post, we share our favorite skin healing product of 2017 and how it can help improve your.. read more →

  Check out our dermatologist recommended sunscreen for 2017 – EltaMD UV Elements SPF 44. It has quickly become one of the best and favorite sunscreens to many of our patients and staff.    Sunscreen name: EltaMD UV Elements SPF 44 Overview:  Tinted Water resistant Facial sunscreen Oil-free All skin types Post procedure Main Ingredients: Zinc.. read more →

Happy May and congratulations on surviving the rainiest Seattle winter on record. While we are all sun-starved and looking forward to warmer weather, it is important to recognize Skin Cancer Awareness month and review strategies for prevention of skin damage or skin cancer. Skin cancer is incredibly common. At current rates, 1 in 5 Americans.. read more →

13 Apr 2017
April 13, 2017

Rosacea Awareness Month

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April is Rosacea Awareness Month and as someone with Rosacea, I’m the perfect person to blog about this skin condition. Rosacea is a chronic disease that affects 14 million people. Some common symptoms of Rosacea are: Redness Flushing Visible blood vessels Acne Researchers are still trying to figure out the exact cause of Rosacea, but.. read more →

Noticing a few wrinkles lately? Some common causes of wrinkles are aging, UV exposure, smoking and repeated facial expressions. Now is the time to refresh your look and get summer ready! Options for Reducing Wrinkles Cosmetic Botox, or Botulinum Toxin, is an excellent way to get rid of forehead lines, frown lines between your brows,.. read more →

31 Jan 2017
January 31, 2017

Fighting Dry Skin: Beat the Winter Itch

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Is the cold weather leaving you or family members with “winter itch?” Dry, cold winter air and turning on your furnace, can sap the moisture from your skin leading to dryness, cracking and itching. Here are a few tips to avoid winter itch as well as what to do if it occurs: Shower with warm.. read more →

04 Jan 2017
January 4, 2017

The Cutera 3D Revitalize Treatment

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3D laser treatment is a 3 tier approach to addressing a number of conditions that can develop with aging and environmental exposure.  All three lasers are combined to make one treatment that can help to revitalize you in the new year.   One 3D laser treatment can consists of: Limelight- A light based procedure that.. read more →