Pediatric Psoriasis: Symptoms to Look For

The skin is a barrier that protects, warms, and cools our bodies. When there is an issue with the skin, like psoriasis, those functions are compromised, leading to overwhelming physical and emotional effects. It is estimated that eight million people in the U.S. have psoriasis. Each year, around 20,000 children under the age of ten …

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Eczema Treatment in San Antonio, TX

What’s triggering your eczema?

If you struggle with atopic dermatitis, you very well know the frustrations associated with it. Atopic dermatitis, commonly known as eczema, affects millions of Americans including children and adults. There are many factors that contribute to eczema flares, some may even be caused by household items. So, what exactly is triggering your eczema and how …

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Psoriasis Treatment in San Antonio, TX

Winter Itch: The effects of winter on your skin

With winter upon us, you may find your skin changing with the season.  A combination of harsh, dry, windy, and cold air can irritate your skin and leave you feeling uncomfortable. Read on to learn more about certain types of skin conditions and ways that you can help manage flare-ups during the winter. Eczema Also …

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Acne Treatment in San Antonio, TX

Baby, it’s cold outside! Tips for managing acne in the winter

Summer sweat is long gone, and tis the season to enjoy cold weather, sweet hot chocolate, and a warm fireplace! During the holiday season, the last thing you want to think about is acne. Most people believe that acne flare-ups are more common during the summer months, but unfortunately this is not true. From cold …

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Acne Treatment in San Antonio, TX

Past Puberty: Why do I still have Acne?!

Acne and puberty almost seem to go hand-in-hand. Rapidly changing physical features, as well completely shifting hormones, all influence the appearance of skin inflammation and blemishes during our teen years. As a matter of fact, according to the National Institute of Health (NIH), acne is the eighth most commonly occurring disease worldwide! On the other …

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Medical Dermatology in San Antonio, TX

Living with Alopecia Areata

I first encountered Alopecia Areata nearly six years ago. Brushing my hair one morning, a significant chunk fell out onto the counter and I panicked. My fear was quickly followed by frantic hours spent looking in the mirror and covering my thinning patches. This patterned continued over the next few weeks, until more than 50% …

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