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Dermatology Blog

Chemical Peels

Chemical peels are a great way to exfoliate damaged skin cells to reveal smoother and more evenly pigmented skin. We offer a variety of chemical peels for all skin types and skin concerns. Our mild Beta peel helps open clogged pores and clear up acne. Our most popular...

Michigan Winter Skin

Although not a diagnosis found in a medical book, Michigan Winter Skin becomes a reality for most of us once the furnace is turned on in the fall. Dryness and itching of our skin becomes common place. So what can you do? We typically recommend limiting shower time and...

Why should I use SkinMedica’s HA5?

Because HA5 improves the appearance and hydration of your skin immediately with benefits that accumulate over time. HA5 is a rejuvenating hydrator that contains a proprietary blend of 5 hyaluronic acids that hydrate your skin at multiple levels to immediately smooth...

Jane Iredale Supplements

Jane Iredale skin care supplements were created to nourish the skin from the inside out. Skin Accumax helps clear acne and improve problem skin in general. It contains Vitamins A, C and E and Diindolylmethane (DIM) to increase cell turnover, decrease inflammation and...

Sun Protection at LifeTime Dermatology

Summer is here! I just want to remind you that the best sun protection is sun avoidance and covering up with clothing and hats. When it comes to sunscreens, I prefer physical sunscreens as they sit on the top of the skin and reflect the light, like the “Think Zinc”...

Visia CR

LifeTime Dermatology is excited to announce that we have a Visia CR facial imaging system! The Visia CR captures and analyzes high resolution, standardized images for wrinkles, texture, pores, UV spots, brown spots, red areas and bacteria. The Visia CR also has an age...

Jane Iredale Supplements and Hair Loss

A recent study shows mild but significant reduction in hair loss and improvement of hair density for women taking Jane Iredale’s Skin Omegas and Skin Antioxidants. The randomized study of women aged 18-65 years old with stage I hair loss according to the Ludwig scale...

Nicotinamide for Squamous Cell Carcinoma or Basal Cell Carcinoma

If you have had Squamous Cell Carcinoma or Basal Cell Carcinoma, please consider taking Nicotinamide 500 mg twice daily. This is a B vitamin that has been shown to decrease the incidence of additional non-melanoma skin cancers when taken regularly. It is commonly...