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March 2, 2021

Are Hand Sanitizers & Cleaning Products Drying Out Your Skin?
As we have all ramped up our cleaning routines and started using hand sanitizers more frequently over the last year, dermatologists have noticed an increase in skin sensitivity cases, that dryness, itchiness, and, in some cases, eczema. While these conditions can often be caused by regular allergies and stress, consistent use of chemical based products on the skin appears to be a common factor.
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February 22, 2021

Ways to Protect Yourself Against Skin Cancer 🚫
February is National Cancer Prevention Month, and we’re embracing it the best way we know how: by helping people avoid skin cancer. We recommend the healthy habits below to help ward off illness—and potentially prolong your life. Each habit is simple enough to adopt in a day, so you can set yourself up for healthier skin any time. 
 

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February 17, 2021

Understanding Common Nail Disorders
It’s not unusual for nails to change over time. While many of those changes aren’t a cause for concern, it’s always a good idea to have it checked out by your dermatologist. Fortunately, nail conditions are often easy to diagnose and treat if you get an early start. While minor nail disorders can simply affect the appearance of your fingernails, untreated nail conditions can impact the function and overall nail health. 
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February 11, 2021

Love Your Skin This Valentine's Day 💕
When you think Valentine’s Day, you might think of candy hearts, champagne, or candlelit dinners. You probably don’t think of skin care—but of course, we do! Surprisingly for some, Valentine’s Day traditions have fringe benefits for skin. Read on to see which romantic rituals will leave you radiant.
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February 10, 2021

Valentine's Day Gift Guide 💗
It’s the month of love and time to spoil that special someone (or yourself!). Here are some of our top gift picks that are sure to get you, and your loved ones, speaking our love language.


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February 4, 2021

Important COVID Vaccine Update 🎉
Regarding The News on COVID Vaccines and Dermal Fillers

COVID-19 vaccines are finally here, and our team is rejoicing with the rest of the world!

The Pfizer and Moderna COVID-19 vaccines are proven to be highly effective, but as with all medications, there may be side effects. Fortunately, the possible rare side effects of these COVID-19 vaccines are minimal, and they are nowhere near outweighing the good they can achieve, which is why the FDA authorized their use.


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