Laser Treatment for Sun Damage

As enjoyable as a day in the sun may seem, the reality is that sun exposure can do serious damage to the skin without the proper protection. In fact, according to the Skin Cancer Foundation, an estimated 90% of skin aging is caused by sun exposure. If you have signs of sun damage, including pigmentation,…

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Acne Treatments for Teens

As an inflammatory skin condition, acne is a prevalent issue among teenagers and adults alike. In fact, studies suggest that up to 95% of adolescents in the United States suffer from some form of acne. Acne can not only be unsightly but also cause pain and discomfort. At Dermatology Associates of Plymouth Meeting, our experienced…

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Laser Resurfacing for Better Skin: What You Should Know

These days, there are all kinds of technologies and treatments available to help you feel more confident in your own skin. At Dermatology Associates of Plymouth Meeting, we’re pleased to offer laser resurfacing as one of the many treatments available in our office. Specifically, laser resurfacing is a treatment that can eliminate the appearance of…

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The Best Acne Scar Treatment for Your Skin

Managing acne can be challenging enough – dealing with scars after the fact is another matter entirely. While milder breakouts don’t usually leave a trace, moderate to severe acne can often result in scarring long after the initial breakout. Depending on your skin tone and type, these acne scars can be stubborn, not easily fading…

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Are Laser Treatments Good for Acne?

Acne can take a real toll on your life, causing discomfort and diminishing your self-esteem. Laser and light therapies (phototherapy) offer a promising acne treatment method for many skin types. At Dermatology Associates of Plymouth Meeting, our board-certified dermatologists provide multiple acne laser treatments to help clear patients’ skin and improve their lives. What Is…

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How To Firm Face Skin

As we grow older, we can expect our skin to lose some of its elasticity and volume. That said, people can also experience loosening skin earlier in their lives. The board-certified experts at Dermatology Associates of Plymouth Meeting offer countless ways to firm up facial skin so you can feel more confident in your appearance.…

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Best Laser for Removing Acne Scars

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Removing acne scars is incredibly difficult without laser technology. While there are countless creams, serums and lotions that contain ingredients that can fade acne scars slowly, they are nowhere close to being as effective or efficient as laser therapy. Advancements in laser therapy for acne scars over the past decade have made acne scar removal…

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What is Cosmetic Dermatology?

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Cosmetic dermatology is a subspecialty of dermatology that focuses on aesthetic issues and the cosmetic applications of the discipline. A cosmetic dermatologist has undergone special training to help patients address skin tone and texture irregularities, smooth wrinkles, remove unwanted facial or body hair, tighten skin, remove tattoos, treat cellulite and/or treat acne and acne scars.…

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