Aging is a natural part of life; however, you don’t have to take it lying down! As a board-certified dermatologist, I have products and services to help you slow down the process and help you look younger and healthier longer. The sooner you begin focusing on good skin care, the longer you can enjoy the […]
Have you noticed unwanted dark spots, freckles, wrinkling skin? Most often, these are caused by sun exposure. Using sunscreen minimizes their creation, but you still can get them. And once they appear, they won’t go away on their own. There are a few options to help you reverse skin damage and restore your skin to […]
Botox® Cosmetic is an FDA-approved treatment that temporarily makes moderate to severe frown lines, crow’s feet, and forehead lines look better in adults. It requires minimal downtime; you can return to your daily routine immediately after leaving my office. You’ll look like you, only with less noticeable facial lines. How it works A combination of factors […]
Although it may not feel like spring, it’s time to start thinking about it. That means out with the old and in with the new; and glow your way into spring. Out with the old Exactly when did you buy those cosmetics or skin care products? Even if they are your favorite and you just […]
Breakouts! They bother teenagers and adults alike. And now that we are also dealing with “maskne”, I’m seeing more patients with breakouts. Acne is a medical condition that most often can be addressed with the correct treatments and medications. But, what about scars from previous breakouts? Nima Skin Institute has treatment options for these as well.
We all get older, but that doesn’t mean you have to look old. Here are five ways to help you age gracefully: 1. Hydrate! It’s important to hydrate both inside and out. This means use an appropriate moisturizer for your skin type and remember to drink lots of water. Also, eating lots of healthy fruits […]
Sun freckles may have looked cute when you were a kid, but now you think of them as unwanted uneven skin tone, or even as age spots. As you age, you may have also developed pigmentary disorders of the skin or have dark marks left behind from acne. The darkening in these disorders occurs when […]
After what feels like years of staying at home, Chicagoans are venturing outside. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC.org) recommends you wear a mask anytime you leave your home and cannot maintain appropriate social distancing. Masks should fit snugly but comfortably against the side of your face and include multiple layers of fabric. Staying […]
You spent a lot of time at home, spring cleaned your makeup bag, changed your cleansing products, makeup and moisturizer, but your skin definitely needs a boost. The good news is we have several treatments to help you have healthier looking skin.
Although it’s still cold out there, and we may have a snowstorm still possible, winter is over and it’s time to get ready for spring. Here are five tips for helping you make the winter to spring transition so you’ll have glowing, healthy skin all year.