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Chocolate and skin – Dr. Goldenberg quoted in FoxNews Magazine

Does chocolate help or hurt your skin? Answers can be found here, in FoxNews Magazine. https://www.foxnews.com/lifestyle/2013/07/08/can-chocolate-give-youthful-skin.html Everyone is familiar with applying sunscreen to put damaging sun rays at bay. But can eating chocolate have similar effects? A recent study by a group of London scientists found that those who ate 20 grams of dark chocolate […]

Treatment for a sunburn

Did you get a sunburn this weekend? Many people did. Aside from preventing more sunburns in the future, here are some simple steps you can take to make your sunburn better: 1. Avoid getting more sun. This is important – more sun exposure can make the sunburn worse and increase your chances of permanent skin […]

How to look your best this summer

During this time of the year, we all want to look our best. Here is a guide to how to have beautiful skin and look your best this summer: 1. Wear sunscreen. Sunscreen protects your skin from skin cancer and wrinkles. It’s easy to look your best with products that don’t clog your pores. Try […]

How to select a sunscreen

With July 4th Holiday weekend approaching, it’s very important to be able to select the right sunscreen to protect from burning. Since most of us will be outdoors this weekend, here is the guide form the American Academy of Dermatology. It’s easy to protect yourself from skin cancer and wrinkles!

Father’s Day Gift Giving Guide

Dr. Goldenberg discusses ideas for gifts for father’s day on CERTIFIED FABULOUS. Don’t know what to give your dad for Father’s Day this year? How about the gift of healthy, younger skin? You can put together a basket of goodies for your dad by going to your local pharmacy or department store, or get him a […]

Fraxel for the treatment of actinic keratosis

Actinic keratosis are one of the most commonly treated lesions in dermatology patients. They are precancerous and can turn into squamous cell skin cancer. Fraxel is a type of laser that works by creating heat zones in the skin. It has been used to improve pigmentation, skin tone, pore size, acne scars, and wrinkles and […]

Fraxel is safe in all skin types!

Fractional non-ablative laser resurfacing at wavelength of 1550nm has been used for rejuvenation and resurfacing of skin. The 1550nm wavelength does not target melanocytes. Therefore, it is thought of as being safe for patients with darker skin color since risk of post-inflammatory pigmentation should be low. The device also allows the clinician to adjust the […]

Daily sunscreen use prevents signs of skin aging!

This isn’t anything new. Dermatologists have known about this for a while. But now we have great evidence to support it. So not only is safe sun practice important to prevent skin cancer, it also makes you look better! This study followed 903 subjects (huge number!) over 4 years (long time!). Researchers examined the following […]