Category Archives: Skin Care

Skin Cancer Treatment Long Beach, CA

Physical vs. Chemical Sunscreens

Even in light of advanced skin cancer treatments, it is safe to say that doctors would much prefer if more people could avoid cancerous lesions altogether. For this to become a reality, it is vital that we educate ourselves on the ways that sunscreen products work. Most people will and cannot stay out of the […]


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Doctors may be Educating more than Their Patients

Healthcare providers have become increasingly aware of the need to educate patients in matters of health and wellness. Cardiologists support patient health by offering dietary and lifestyle tips for cardiovascular function. Gynecologists teach women how to perform breast exams on themselves in between professional screenings. Dermatologists help their patients by showing them how to perform […]


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Sunscreen and Skin Type

One of the basic aspects of dermatologic care is educating patients regarding sun protection. Discernment is crucial for the physician who is committed to the highest quality of care, and this can mean spending a lot of time educating ourselves about sunscreen use. In many cases, we rely on the fundamentals such as “use a […]



An In-depth Look at Sunscreen: Part II

In our last post, we discussed the necessity for sunscreen use. More specifically, what we should look for when choosing an appropriate sunscreen. The value in any sun-protective product does not lie in an ultra-high SPF. Rather than a high number, consumers should look for wording that ensures they are getting the broad-spectrum protection they […]



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