UVO

Why SPF 30 isn’t enough!   Everyday patients walk into my office and when the discussion about SPF arises, they all seem to say the same thing; “I’ve heard that having an SPF higher than 30 doesn’t provide more protection.” Well I am going to tell you why this is...

Tony Awadalla Interview

Questions   So you obviously developed a product and brand that people seem to be interested in but what came before that? What got you into being a dermatologist and was it always a passion of yours? What would you say is “your why”? That thing that...

Sun Protection

May is national skin cancer awareness month and that means we have to gear up to protect ourselves. Damage caused by UV radiation emitted by the Sun causes more than 90% of skin cancer. As a skin cancer surgeon I see many patients from 50 to 90 years old that had a...

Reverse a Sunburn

I’m looking for a dermatologist who can share the best steps for
dealing with sunburn. Are there signs that indicate you’re
starting to get burnt? And what are the best ways to ease
discomfort and potentially heal faster once the burn has already
happened?...

Green Skin Care Products

Neutrogena’s Healthy Skin face lotion-Night A night cream with natural rejuvenators, such as skin-thickening soy, firming algae, brightening fruit and yeast extracts, or collagen-forming peptides and retinol. Neutrogena’s Healthy Skin Face Lotion Night, with...

Foods that help skin

A diet rich in vitamins, antioxidants and phytonutrients can definitely help protect, repair and beautify the skin. As the sun is the number one cause of skin aging and cancer it is very important to stop the damage or help correct it when it does occur. Foods high in...

Sunburn

“Summer is here and for many that means spending more time in the sun. It is important that we have a good plan to avoid getting a sunburn which includes wearing sunscreen, sun protective clothing, hats, sunglasses as well as seeking shade during peak hours...

Summer Skin Issues

Summer Skin Issues Increased sweating-If you have increased sweating in the summer and none of the deodorants work for you, try aluminum chloride antiperspirants like Drysol. They are very powerful. If that doesn’t work you can consider going to your dermatologists...

Skin Cancer Awareness Month

May is national skin cancer awareness month and that means we have to gear up to protect ourselves. Damage caused by UV radiation emitted by the Sun causes more than 90% of skin cancer. As a skin cancer surgeon I see many patients from 50 to 90 years old that had a...

Readers Digest Article Final

What is the most surprising place you’ve found skin cancer?   The most surprising place I have found skin cancer is on the genitals. It is well documented that skin cancer can develop on the male and female genitals but is far less common.   Do people...
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