How Effective is BBL™ for Dark Spots?

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Even as we take precautionary measures to protect our skin from sun damage, natural environmental factors and age can lead to dark spots on the skin. These spots, sometimes called hyperpigmentation, occur when the skin produces too much melanin and can range in color from light to dark brown. Dark...

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Learn More About Full Body Skin Exams

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An important part of maintaining proper health and wellness is having a routine full body skin exam performed by your experienced dermatologic health care provider. Considering that skin cancer is the most common type of cancer, scheduling an annual full body skin exam is essential to identifying it in its...

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The Best Way to Combat Dry Winter Skin

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It is extremely common to experience itchy, dry, angry skin during winter months. Dry winter skin can range from simply experiencing rough or scaly skin on your hands, elbows or feet to agonizing over skin so dry that it cracks or bleeds. Skin that becomes dry as a result of...

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Benefits of CO2 Laser Skin Resurfacing with CoolPeel™

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Skin resurfacing with CO2 lasers has been a longtime gold standard treatment for reversing fine lines, wrinkles and other signs of aging. Men and women looking to improve their skin’s texture and tone and develop a youthful glow have been able to reap the benefits of CO2 laser skin resurfacing...

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How Can I Treat Loose, Sagging Skin?

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Years of sun damage and other environmental factors can break down the skin’s elasticity causing it to appear loose and saggy. You may have noticed early-on signs of lax skin which can appear as textural changes such as creping or lines and wrinkles. If you’re ready to reverse visible signs...

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What are My Treatment Options for Enlarged Pores?

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Enlarged pores can cause grief and embarrassment among both men and women. Although genetics play the primary role in who gets them and who doesn’t, there are many other contributing factors as well. Oily skin can stretch our pores, prolonged UV-exposure can widen them, and pore size can become more...

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What is the Forever Young BBL Treatment?

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You know that diet and exercise are crucial for keeping your skin healthy and happy – but if you want it to remain youthful for as long as possible, you might need a little extra help. Diet can’t always help prevent the formation of hyperpigmentation and wrinkles, and exercise can...

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When Should I See My Doctor About A Mole?

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It’s common to have moles, and in most cases, they’re probably benign (non-cancerous). But, moles can quickly evolve or turn cancerous if we’re not diligent. The good news is when caught early-on, skin cancer has a very high cure rate. It’s important to know the warning signs to prevent yourself...

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What Are the Advantages of Mohs Surgery?

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What Are the Benefits of Mohs Surgery? The advantage of Mohs surgery is that it’s one of the most precise and accurate ways to eliminate skin cancer. A cancerous lesion or mole may appear to be surface-level, but it will usually have roots that extend below into the dermis; if...

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Can Eczema Be Healed?

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Take the Next Step Want to learn more about eczema, including our treatment menu for tackling your eczema flare-ups? Schedule your consultation at Plymouth Meeting Dermatology, serving the Philadelphia metro area. 610.947.4322

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