contact dermatitis patch test

What is Contact Dermatitis Patch Testing?

Contact dermatitis is when the skin becomes itchy and inflamed after coming into contact with a substance that triggers an allergic reaction. 80% of those affected have the type that causes a reaction in the skin cells, versus an immune response. Almost everyone gets contact dermatitis at least once in their lives. If you can …

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Mission Trails Expansion Building

Update from Our Mission Trail Location: Expansion Now Open!

Dr. John Browning opened our Mission Trail location in September 2017. It became so popular that the waiting room could no longer hold the volume of patients comfortably. Recognizing the need for more space, our team worked quickly to expand the location. The expansion allows our team to serve our community better. This location provides …

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Popular Cosmetic Options for Men

Cosmetic dermatology for men isn’t just reserved for the management of severe skin conditions. More and more men are taking advantage of cosmetic procedures along with surgical ones. National Men’s Grooming Day is August 21st. There is no better time to get your skin healthy or make those improvements you have always wanted with some …

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Ablative and Non-Ablative Lasers – Which Option is Best for You?

Laser resurfacing improves your skin’s appearance by reducing wrinkles, frown lines, and crow’s feet. It can also help tighten and smooth eyelids and minimize scars and other skin imperfections. Laser resurfacing uses light energy at different intensities to achieve desired results on the skin’s surface while stimulating collagen production deep within the skin. There are several types …

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The Sun’s Hot, Skin Cancer’s Not: Tips For Reducing Skin Cancer Risk

As summer quickly approaches and we get back to a new sense of normalcy, many Texans are spending more time outdoors. With pool time and lazy days at the lake or beach comes a silent problem; skin damage from excessive sun exposure. For Skin Cancer Awareness month, we want to take a closer look at …

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Epidermolysis Bullosa: A Rare Genetic Disease

Remember when you were a kid, and you were told not to touch a butterfly’s wings? If we did, it was believed they would never fly again due to the fragility of their wings. Children with Epidermolysis Bullosa (EB) are often called “butterfly children” because they have extremely fragile skin. There are different classifications of …

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