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February 14, 2020

What is MOHS Surgery?
Since it’s National Cancer Prevention Month, we’re exploring one of our go-to methods for treatment: Mohs surgery. Originally developed in the 1930’s by its founder and originator, Dr. Frederic E. Mohs, MOHS Micrographic Surgery is a minimally invasive, outpatient procedure typically performed by board-certified dermatologists like the ones at West Dermatology.
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February 7, 2020

The Cardinal Rules of Pre and Post-Laser Care 🌟
Real talk: Is there anything that a laser treatment can’t fix? An IPL laser (short for intense pulsed light) serves as the one-two punch for reversing sun damage, fading hyperpigmentation, and other pigment concerns in the skin, including red spots and rosacea. 
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January 13, 2020

Hydrate Your Skin Before, During & After a Flight ✈️
Keep Airplane Air from Drying Your Skin.
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January 1, 2020

What Makes Us Itch?
For the most part, itchy skin -- caused by irritation of the skin cells or the nerves associated with them -- is nothing to worry about and is usually treatable at home. Still, itching is unpleasant, and in rare cases, it can point to a serious health problem, so it helps to know the facts.

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December 19, 2019

Set Your Skin Up to Glow With Our 12 Days of Skin Tips ✨
With the end of the year nearly here, it's the perfect time to reflect on your 2019 health and skincare routine. If you find there's room for improvement in your daily practices, fear not...simple adjustments can make all the difference! Take a look at our 12 days of skin tips, and follow along to boost your skin health in less than two weeks.
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December 13, 2019

A Morning Routine for Your Best Winter Skin 🌞
When the colder months approach and we start reaching for our heavy coats, the moisture levels in our skin drops. For many of our patients, dry and itchy skin is the most unpleasant part of the winter season. Everything from cold wind chill to hot water showers and baths can make our skin feel dried out.

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