Winter

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Eczema Flare-Ups in Winter

Submitted by Patrick Hatfield on Wed, 10/06/2021 - 4:39 pm

One of the most common skin conditions is atopic dermatitis, also known as eczema. Eczema is inflammation of the skin that is typically itchy, dry, and red, and can be a lifelong condition for some. About 1 in 10 children will be diagnosed with eczema before the age of 5. If the eczema ends up being a lifelong condition for the child, flare-ups can occur frequently.

Winter Laser Treatments

Submitted by Patrick Hatfield on Wed, 04/15/2020 - 4:01 pm

In the winter, we are often forced indoors and long to be outside in the sun.  However, there is one treatment that benefits from the winter weather.  Laser treatment should occur during the winter months when there is a lack of sun and potential for skin damage.  Below is a list of laser treatments that can be considered during the colder months when our skin is covered up.

Winter Skin Causes

Submitted by Patrick Hatfield on Fri, 03/15/2019 - 9:48 am

Winter skin is the worst.  As we enter into the winter season, our skin loses moisture due to the hotter showers, drier air, and humidity-depleting indoor heating.  We have to moisturize extra to ensure that we are giving our skin the moisture it is losing through the winter months.  Winter skin can be a pain, but here are some tips to keep your skin healthy and moisturized.

Tips for Winter Skin Health

Submitted by Patrick Hatfield on Sat, 12/01/2018 - 2:38 pm

Winter skin can be quite uncomfortable for most.  Dryness of the hands, feet, and face can cause a tightness and dry feeling that can cause the skin to itch. The skin will flake and crack due to its lack of moisture.  There are some tips out there that can keep your skin as healthy as possible during the dry, winter months.