April is Rosacea Awareness Month
Designated by the National Rosacea Society as Rosacea Awareness Month, April is the time of year that the group dedicates to informing the public on the warning signs of the skin disorder that now affects more than 16 million Americans. Rosacea is a skin disorder that not only manifests itself physically, resulting in facial redness […]Posted: April 1, 2015 | View More »
4 Ways to Battle Skin Aging on our Hands
When it comes to aging skin, it’s all about prevention. To keep the skin on your hands supple and youthful-looking, there are some preventive measures you can take: Apply Sunscreen Dr. Pinski says that daily application of sunscreen to your hands when you are outside or even in your car will help to greatly reduce […]Posted: March 23, 2015 | View More »
Dr. Pinski Discusses Lifestyle Changes for a Healthier 2015
With a new year upon us, 2015 brings a fresh start when it comes to our approach to health. Pinski Dermatology’s Dr. Kevin Pinski was recently featured in Health Online discussing lifestyle changes that can improve your appearance and make you look younger. In the article, Dr. Pinski specifically addresses solutions for achieving healthier hair […]Posted: January 12, 2015 | View More »
What are the benefits of using growth factors?
Human Growth Factors in Skincare Products There has been a lot of recent buzz regarding skincare products containing “human growth factors”, but often consumers do not know what growth factors are and if/why these products are good for them. Growth factors truly can benefit the skin in many ways, so the hype is true in […]Posted: December 24, 2014 | View More »
Intellishade® Skin Care Treatment Featured in Harper’s Bazaar
Revision Skincare’s Intellishade® Broad-Spectrum SPF 45 Tinted Moisturizer was recently featured in Harper’s Bazaar. According to the feature: If you have time to apply only one product before rushing out the door, this is it. A beauty editor favorite, this multitasking wonder bundles powerful sun protection, anti-aging ingredients (peptides, antioxidants, and botanicals), and tinted moisturizer […]Posted: October 2, 2014 | View More »
Why is My Acne More Prevalent During the Summer?
The following article was featured in the August 2014 edition of TCW magazine: While we prepare for acne flares from the extreme heat and excess sweat, it’s important to note that sweat does not cause acne. It’s all that grime, bacteria and oil buildup on your face that sticks to moist skin and leads to […]Posted: August 11, 2014 | View More »
See Your Chicago Dermatologist to Help Get “Wedding Ready” Skin!
In preparation to say “I do” and make sure my wedding day is picture perfect, I’ve started to upgrade my skin care regimen to guarantee I look and feel my best. Planning can become overwhelming, stress levels seem to increase, and it becomes challenging to put aside the to-do list. Finalizing my wedding photographer, and […]Posted: July 18, 2014 | View More »
Embarrassed by excessive sweating? There is something you can do about it!
Botox is FDA approved for the treatment of underarm hyperhidrosis, a.k.a. excessive sweating. This is a different problem than the sweat produced from being overheated. Stress, fear, and anxiety triggers the apocrine glands, found only in certain areas of the body (such as under the arms). Botox neurotoxin is injected into the affected areas to […]Posted: July 18, 2014 | View More »
Get Rid of Those Winter Blues and Spring Into Brighter Skin!
This winter was especially long and harsh in Chicago. There is no doubt that the weather wreaked havoc on everyone’s skin. Now that Spring is here, it is time to get rid of that dull dry skin and brighten up! Treatments like Dermasweep here at our Chicago Dermatology office can help to exfoliate the top […]Posted: June 19, 2014 | View More »
Hair Loss Chicago: Q&A
Some common questions associated with hair loss in Chicago: Q: I am a 24 year old male and my hair is progressively thinner and I am getting a receding hairline. Why is this happening when I am so young? A: Unfortunately hair loss can start when people are at a young age. Probably someone in […]Posted: June 19, 2014 | View More »