Category: Dermatological Advice

All About Moles

Posted on May 6th, by staff in Dermatological Advice. 10 comments

Melanoma and mole removal.


Allergic to retinol?

Posted on April 1st, by staff in Dermatological Advice, Products, Skincare. 1 Comment

How to use them correctly


Facial acupuncture

The latest celebrity craze


What the Yuck?!

Posted on March 26th, by staff in Dermatological Advice, For Men, What the Yuck?!. 3 comments

Warts? Nicks! Rash?


Blotchy blob, be gone!

Posted on March 25th, by staff in Celebrity, Dermatological Advice, Skincare, Treatments, Videos. No Comments

How to get rid of Melasma.


Sunscreen Truth

Posted on March 21st, by staff in Dermatological Advice, Expert Tips, Products. No Comments

A beauty insider secret.


Super Serum

Posted on March 19th, by staff in Dermatological Advice, Obsessions, Products. No Comments

Kellett BOOST 1% Retinol Serum


Kim did it

Posted on March 18th, by staff in Dermatological Advice, Expert Tips, Skincare, Treatments. 5 comments

The Vampire Facial, really?


Get a younger neck

Posted on March 12th, by staff in Dermatological Advice, Skincare, Treatments, Videos. 8 comments

Rid turkey neck without surgery.


Nose Job Nation

Posted on March 6th, by staff in Dermatological Advice, Expert Tips, Skincare, Treatments. No Comments

Iranian women love rhinoplasty.


Red heads, take care!

Posted on March 4th, by staff in Dermatological Advice, Health. 10 comments

You may have skin cancer genes.


Goodbye Pits and Pocks!

Posted on March 4th, by staff in Dermatological Advice, Skincare, Treatments. No Comments

2 types of lasers for one goal.


Think Twice

Posted on March 1st, by staff in Dermatological Advice, Health. 5 comments

Are Gel Manicures bad for you?


The cold hard truth

Posted on March 1st, by Helen in Dermatological Advice, Expert Tips, Skincare, Treatments. 11 comments

Celluite creams and treatments.


Jim Flaherty’s Skin Woe

Posted on January 31st, by staff in Dermatological Advice. No Comments

The Skiny on Bullous Pemphigoid


Keep Calm and Moisturize.

Posted on January 24th, by staff in Dermatological Advice. 7 comments

Q&A with Dr. Lisa Kellett.


UltraShape

Posted on January 14th, by Helen in Dermatological Advice, Treatments, Videos. 7 comments

The Skiny on UltraShape skin tightening.


Men and Needles

Posted on January 11th, by staff in Dermatological Advice, For Men. 4 comments

Guys on the pursuit of youth.


Wash every night?

Posted on January 10th, by Helen in Dermatological Advice. 7 comments

Dr. Lisa Kellett says yes!


How to get rid of scars

Posted on January 9th, by Helen in Dermatological Advice, Skincare. 4 comments

In life, scars happen, and they can become an unwanted yet permanent part of our appearance. Luckily, scar-reducing treatments are available. We’ve enlisted the help of two professionals to guide us through them.

NO TWO SCARS ARE ALIKE.
Raised, thickened scars occur when the body’s healing process produces excess collagen. In other cases, scars appear as lighter or darker marks on the skin or, in the case of “box car” acne scars, sunken areas.

For new scars, timing is everything. “You used to wait a year before you started a laser treatment, but we know now that it’s better to heal compromised skin when it’s still in the healing phase,” says Toronto Dermatologist Dr. Lisa Kellett of DLK on Avenue, MD, FRCPC, DABD.

Your prescribed regimen may include more than one type of laser or treatment. “It can take more than one approach to reduce a scar or multiple scars’ appearance,” says Dr. Adam Mamelak, MD, FRCPC, DABD, a dual-board certified dermatologist practicing in Ottawa and Austin, Texas. “Go to someone who is familiar with the different modalities, so he or she can determine the best treatments for you.”

TOPICAL TREATMENTS
Post-surgery scar-management therapy may include a topical silicone treatment to keep the area hydrated and protected, which reduces the
likelihood of raised or abnormal scarring.

Easy to use and inexpensive, … Read More »