07 Mar 2018
March 7, 2018

Luck Of The Irish?

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Welcome to March! We’re looking forward to longer days, blooming flowers, March Madness basketball brackets, and one of my favorite holidays…St. Patrick’s Day! I can only claim a 4th great-grandmother (shout out to Isobel Phoebe O’Connor of County Cork), but I love the color green, music, and any celebration that involves beer. In contemplating Irish.. 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 →

  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 →

This could not be more true as it applies to having healthy, beautiful skin.  Much of my day in clinic is spent helping educate my patients in ways they can improve the look of their skin.  What I think can help patients most is prevention measures.  Sun protection with an appropriate SPF not only significantly.. read more →

10 May 2016
May 10, 2016

Summer Skin Care Resolution

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Ask yourself: What did I learn about my sunscreen habits in past summers? Do you have a no sunburn success story or sore, painful, blistered epic fail? What did you vow to change in summer 2016? Maybe it’s not so simple, maybe you or a family member was diagnosed with skin cancer and it’s got.. read more →

  Intense Pulsed Light, better know as IPL, is a device we use to treat lentignes (sun spots), and telangiectasia (broken capillaries). It may take several treatments, spaced about a month apart to achieve desired results, leaving the skin with an  improved overall tone of the skin.  It can be used on the face, neck,.. read more →

With the warmer days ahead, and the sun finally making an appearance, we are all excited to head outdoors for our weekend adventures. Whether it is a day of hiking, playing at the beach, or just doing some outdoor gardening –  don’t forget to apply, and then reapply your sunscreen! Here are some basic guidelines.. read more →

31 Dec 2015
December 31, 2015

Winter Skin Care

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My skin care regimen varies from season to season. I am 25 years old and have oily and acne prone skin with a mild case of rosacea, so I have to make sure I use gentle but effective products. Nothing is worse than irritating my sensitive skin and making my acne or redness worse. During.. read more →

30 Sep 2015
September 30, 2015

Skincare Products & Beauty Tips

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With all the new make up trends, serums, primers  BB & CC creams do you feel a bit frustrated about what goes where? Here are some of our favorite skincare products and basic beauty tips: When starting your morning beauty regimen always start with a clean,  fresh face. Keep in mind that makeup is meant.. read more →