Blog Posts in 2014

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Your Guide to Chemical Peels

Even with the best skincare regimen, you can encounter skin problems that affect your appearance and diminish your self-confidence. Sun damage can produce wrinkles and brown spots. Acne can result in ...
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Benefits of Botox

Think Botox is only for the lines between your eyebrows? As this video reports, a dermatologist in Salt Lake City can use this anti aging product to enhance your appearance in a myriad of ways. ...
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Spotlight on EltaMD Renewing Eye Gel

The eyes can betray us when it comes to age. This area is usually one of the first to begin showing signs of fine lines and wrinkles. While you have many options for repairing and reversing the ...
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Exploring the Causes, Symptoms, and Treatments of Shingles

Shingles is a painful viral infection, as anyone who has ever had it will quickly attest. If you think you may have shingles, or if you're having skin symptoms, you should always seek out the ...
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Get the Facts About Basal Cell Carcinoma

Basal cell carcinoma is a type of skin cancer with multiple variations. It is most common in those who spend a great deal of time in the sun, in people who are light-eyed and fair-skinned, and in men. ...
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Common Skin Conditions in the Elderly

As we age, our skin ages right along with us. However, like most things with the body, the skin is more prone to problems among the elderly than it is among the youth. Some skin problems, such as ...
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Understanding Common Eczema Triggers

Eczema is a chronic skin condition characterized by outbreaks of red, itchy patches of skin. There is no cure for eczema, but with the help of your dermatologist, your symptoms can be controlled. One ...
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Questions to Ask Your Dermatologist about Scalp Psoriasis

Many people with scalp psoriasis are uncomfortable about the thick, red patches of skin on their heads, but they don’t simply have to accept the condition. Your dermatologist can help you ...
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Treatment Options for Cystic Acne

Cystic acne is characterized by large, red, painful cysts on the face and upper body. This type of acne doesn’t respond to topical treatments because the cysts are too deep under the skin. ...
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Spotlight on Viral Skin Infections

Bacteria, fungi, and viruses can all cause skin infections. Usually, with early treatment, your dermatologist can get these conditions under control without permanent skin scarring. If you experience ...
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What Are the Common Causes of Hair Loss in Women?

Hair loss is often considered to be a man’s problem, but it is also a common problem among women. For women, losing hair can be particularly devastating, but the good news is that a ...
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Breaking Down the Causes of Acne

One of the most common skin conditions dermatologists see is acne. Though it was once believed to be a problem solely for teenagers, doctors now recognize that acne can and does happen to individuals ...
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What Causes Warts?

Warts are viral infections that can be easily spread from person to person. Although warts can appear anywhere on the body, most people get them on their hands, fingers, or feet. Over 100 different ...
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Understanding the Different Types of Skin Cancer

Did you know that skin cancer is the most common kind of cancer in the United States? Because early treatment from a dermatologist is such an important part of beating skin cancer, it’s ...
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A Patient's Guide to Mohs Surgery

Mohs surgery —also called Mohs microscopic surgery or MMS—is a procedure used to remove skin cancer using only local anesthesia. The process can be performed in your dermatologist’s ...
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Breaking Down the Causes of Wrinkles

When it comes to wrinkles, the breakdown of collagen and elastin are to blame. When these substances deteriorate, skin becomes thinner and looser, and tends to fold. What causes collagen and elastin ...
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How Do Chemical Peels Improve Your Skin?

If you have acne, skin discoloration, or fine lines and wrinkles, chemical peels can help restore a smooth, clear complexion. There are many different types of peels, and the results you get depend on ...
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Acne and Rosacea: A Patient's Guide [INFOGRAPHIC]

Acne and rosacea are two of the most common dermatological conditions in the United States. They share many of the same symptoms, but getting an accurate diagnosis from your dermatologist is key to ...
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Hydration and Your Skin

When you drink water, it provides essential nutrients to the cells in your body—including those in your skin. If you suffer from chronically dry skin, one of the reasons may be that you are not ...
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Can Latisse Help You Get Lush Lashes?

Are your lashes looking thin? If so, you’re not alone. Not having enough lashes is a medical condition called eyelash hypotrichosis. The exact cause is not known, but it can occur at any time. ...
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Busting Common Myths About Acne

Acne is a very common complaint heard by dermatologists. It can strike at any age and cause self-esteem issues. Despite how common acne is, it is often misunderstood. There are many myths about the ...
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Examining the Ways the Sun Changes Your Skin

You might feel great while you’re out soaking up the sun, but when you do, you put your health on the line. If you love the outdoors, talk to your dermatologist about how you can protect your ...
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Swinyer-Woseth Dermatology Team Members: Laurie Ellis, D.C.N.P.

At Swinyer - Woseth Dermatology, we’re proud of the accomplished team we’ve assembled to give our patients the best possible care. Our healthcare providers come from a variety of ...
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