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What are the skin care secrets of Oscar nominees?

Dr. Goldenberg discusses skin care of Oscar nominees Daniel Day-Lewis, Jacki Weaver, and Denzel Washington in Woman’s Day. Some celebrities look much younger than their actual age. While some of this is genetic (these are great looking people, after all), skin care and cosmetic procedures also play a large role. Many celebrities use facial moisturizers […]

Genital warts are a common problem

Genital warts are a type of sexually transmitted disease caused by certain strains of the Human Papillomavirus (HPV). HPV virus is spread through sexual contact with an infected individual. HPV is actually a family of over 150 different strains of viruses, but the majority of genital warts are caused by two strains of the virus […]

Dysport for wrinkles and lines

Dysport is FDA approved to treat facial muscles that cause wrinkles and frown lines. Dynamic wrinkles and lines are caused by repeated movements of facial muscles over time. These cannot be prevented by diet, hydration, skin care, or exercise. Genetics play a big role in development of these wrinkles – some patients develop frown lines […]

Here is how can you recognize a melanoma skin cancer

“Melanoma can have many different looks — the lesions may be black, brown, bluish, red or even flesh color,” says Gary Goldenberg, MD, assistant professor, dermatology and pathology, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, medical director of the Dermatology Faculty Practice, NY. The ABCDEs for melanoma are as follows: A = asymmetry. The spot is not […]

Dr. Goldenberg discusses melanoma of the fingernail

Melanoma of the fingernail is fairly rare. Although still more common in Caucasians, acral lentiginous melanoma is the most common type of melanoma found in patients of African descent. If you have a new dark spot on your had, foot, around the nail, or the fingernail itself, make sure to have it checked.

TCA Chemical Peel

Dr. Gary Goldenberg now offers an effective alternative to cosmetic lasers and surgical facial procedures. Chemical peels have become an extremely sought after treatment, especially in the last few years. Patients who look to reduce signs of age without going under the knife or shelling thousands of dollars prefer TCA peels that can result in […]