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Skin Physics Spotlight: No, Intense Pulsed Li...

​​Intense pulsed light, IPL, therapy is different from lasers. Learn about IPL vs Lasers and how people & ads mix them up. See how they are really used.

Analynne MadridApril 18th 2018
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Gold Nanoparticles for Acne Treatment

Gold nanoparticles may be the newest acne treatment for your skin. This acne treatment may be a little boujee. 

Alexis MeyerFebruary 24th 2018
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Skin Physics Spotlight: How Does Laser Hair R...

A top nonsurgical procedure, laser hair reduction targets pigment in the hair. Find out how lasers work, practical tips, and possible side effects.

Analynne MadridDecember 22nd 2017
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Scalp Scaling: Dandruff vs Psoriasis vs Eczem...

An itchy, dry, flaking scalp can be caused by one or more skin conditions. Learn the difference and what treatments can help from an integrative dermatology approach. Scaling on the scalp is common. 

Raja Sivamani, MD, MS, APDecember 6th 2017
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Facial Rejuvenation and Cosmetic Options Duri...

During pregnancy, facial fillers may be used to achieve youthful skin. Learn about the safety of dermal fillers and other cosmetic procedures during pregnancy.

Megha Trivedi, MDSeptember 11th 2017
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Cause and Treatment of Melasma During Pregnan...

Melasma is a skin condition that is common during pregnancy. Learn about different treatments for melasma during pregnancy and what melasma is.

Megha Trivedi, MDSeptember 11th 2017
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The Use of Intense Pulsed Light for Treating ...

Light energy can target multiple parts of the skin including the treatment of skin discoloration. Intense pulsed light can be used as a treatment for skin discolorations. Light can be used as a skin discoloration treatment.

Karla Alberts, NDJune 18th 2017
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How To Improve Acne Scars

Finding the right treatment for acne scars can help the skin heal. Different treatments such as a chemical peel can improve acne scars. Get rid of your acne scar

Alexandra Vaughn, MDApril 23rd 2017
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Field Therapy for Actinic Keratoses (Precance...

Field therapy can be used for actinic keratosis treatment. Learn about the use of topical creams for actinic keratosis treatment.

Raja Sivamani, MD, MS, APFebruary 20th 2017
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Low-Level Light Therapy for Hair Loss

Low-level light therapy (LLLT) can be used for alopecia and hair loss. Learn how LLLT devices can be used for at-home alopecia and hair loss treatments.

Alexandra Vaughn, MDFebruary 8th 2017
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How Do Lasers Work On the Skin?

Lasers can be used on the skin to help a number of skin issues. Whether it be hair removal, blood vessels, or rejuvenate skin lasers can improve skin health.

Dermveda Content TeamDecember 14th 2016
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Hair Today, Gone Tomorrow!

Laser hair treatments can be used for hair removal. Here are some frequently asked questions about laser hair reduction, laser hair treatment, laser hair removal, and hair treatment. 

Judith Hellman, MDOctober 16th 2016
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Laser Treatment For Rosacea

Laser treatment for Rosacea can improve the quality of life for someone who deals with rosacea. The laser treatment can minimize the redness along with other rosacea treatments.

Vivian Shi, MD July 28th 2016
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Ultraviolet Light Treatment For Psoriasis

The use of ultraviolet light can be used to help treat Psoriasis. UV light is a great treatment for psoriasis. UV light can reduce inflammation & redness.

Dermveda Content TeamJuly 27th 2016
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