Is it Rosacea?

Is it Rosacea?

What is rosacea?  Rosacea is a chronic inflammatory skin condition that presents with redness, flushing, pimples, thickening of the skin, or bumpy textured skin located on the nose, cheeks, forehead and chin. Typically, the skin around the eyes is not affected. It is...
Love Your Lips on National Lips Appreciation Day – March 16th

Love Your Lips on National Lips Appreciation Day – March 16th

Lip enhancements have been around for many years and have continued to gain popularity in the Midwest. In Dermatology, we prioritize the importance of educating our patients on the world of medical aesthetics and helping them choose a journey that will best suit their...
February 29th is Rare Disease Day!

February 29th is Rare Disease Day!

In dermatology, we often treat many common skin conditions such as acne, rosacea and eczema, but we are also trained to identify and treat rare diseases. This is why it is important to be evaluated by a dermatology provider when experiencing a change in your skin....
November is National Healthy Skin Month!

November is National Healthy Skin Month!

A Minnesotan’s skin sees it all, from the stress of the summer sun enjoying our great outdoors and lakes, to the onset of cold, dry winter months. As November comes along, it is a good time to slow down and take a few minutes to look at your largest organ~ YOUR...
5 Amazing Tips for Soothing Itchy Skin

5 Amazing Tips for Soothing Itchy Skin

Our cold, dry, Minnesota winters and humid summers can be brutal on your skin. So to help you out, we’ve compiled these five handy tips for dealing with itchy skin. To help soothe itchy skin, dermatologists recommend the following tips: Apply a cold, wet cloth or ice...
Protect Your Skin From Cold-Weather Risks

Protect Your Skin From Cold-Weather Risks

When the temperature dips below freezing, it’s critical to protect your skin from cold-weather health risks. Frostbite occurs when the skin – and sometimes the tissue beneath the skin – freezes due to prolonged exposure to cold temperatures. Depending on how long and...