GOLDENBERG DERMATOLOGY NYC BLOG

How Dermatologists Treat Face Mask Acne

June 24th, 2020 | Categories: Acne

How Dermatologists Treat Face Mask Acne At Goldenberg Dermatology, our dermatologists have been helping patients successfully treat acne for many years. However, now, both the added stress of the coronavirus pandemic and the constant wearing of face masks has caused an increase in the number of people suffering from acne breakouts. Whether you have been experiencing the pain and embarrassment of acne breakouts for some time – or if acne is a new problem due to face masks and stress - in this article we offer information on the treatments that can help. How Stress Causes Acne During stressful situations the human bo... Read More

Body Sculpting: “New Normal”, New You!

June 24th, 2020 | Categories: Fat Loss Treatments

Body Sculpting: “New Normal”, New You! As the coronavirus curve begins to flatten, and quarantine isolation is relaxing a bit, we are slowly returning to what experts are calling “the new normal”. And part of this new normal involves spending more time than ever in the relative safety of the outdoors. Hiking, biking, neighborhood strolls, walking to work, hanging out at the beach, and meeting friends in parks and playgrounds has replaced many of the typical New York pastimes – like packing into crowded coffee shops, dining in congested restaurants, or meeting up at bars and clubs crammed full of people. Bu... Read More

Is Exosome Therapy for Hair Loss Safe?

June 24th, 2020 | Categories: Hair Loss

Is Exosome Therapy for Hair Loss Safe? Exosome therapy for hair loss uses natural growth factors from the human body to help regenerate and regrow hair in both men and women. Exosome Therapy is particularly effective at restoring hair growth in the earlier stages of hair loss. Exosome Therapy is a very specific, cutting-edge form of stem-cell hair loss treatment. Stem cells are routinely used by doctors in many fields of medicine to naturally repair and heal the body. Stem cells are used in joint repair, sports injuries, burn wound healing, and even treatment of certain cancers. Nonetheless, some people are still ... Read More

Summer Tips for Preventing Sun Damage

June 1st, 2020 | Categories: Skin Cancer

Summer’s Here! Tips for Preventing Sun Damage to Skin - Summer is finally here after three long months of coronavirus quarantine. And spending time outdoors has been determined to be much safer than being inside crowded restaurants, bars and gyms. But, as we spend more time outdoors we also risk more exposure to the cumulative effects of sun damage to our skin. Sun exposure can cause a wide variety of pigmentation, skin tone and texture problems including: freckles, age spots, and lines and wrinkles. Even more concerning, exposure to the sun’s ultraviolet (UV) radiation can contribute to the development of skin cance... Read More

Fast Fat Loss for the “Quarantine 15”

May 29th, 2020 | Categories: Fat Loss Treatments

Fast Fat Loss for the “Quarantine 15” - As mandatory social isolation is starting to wind down in NYC, many of us are looking in the mirror and seeing some extra fat from all these weeks of snacking and watching TV. This so called “Quarantine 15” is actually a proven phenomenon - although experts say that most people have only gained on average about 3 to 5 pounds during the coronavirus pandemic. But whether you have gained an extra 5 pounds or an extra 15 pounds, rapidly getting rid of unwanted fat is probably high on your list of priorities. With summer here, and everyone spending more time outside in the fr... Read More

Can Coronavirus Stress Cause Hair Loss?

May 29th, 2020 | Categories: Hair Loss

Dermatologists Discuss the Effects of Coronavirus Stress on Hair Loss - There’s no question that we are all living in times of unprecedented stress because of the coronavirus. But are people really “losing their hair” over this? Unfortunately, dermatologists already know that the answer is yes: mental stress can lead to physical hair loss. If you’re suddenly finding more strands of hair than usual in your shower or on your pillow, the stress and anxiety of the coronavirus may actually be to blame. In this article NYC board certified dermatologist Dr. Gary Goldenberg discusses some of the most common effects... Read More

Restarting Your Beauty Routine During & After Social Distancing

April 17th, 2020 | Categories: Cosmetic, Fat Loss Treatments

Restarting Your Beauty Routine During & After Social Distancing - Not feeling so beautiful these days? You’re not alone. But the dermatologists at Goldenberg Dermatology in NYC are here to help. In previous articles we have discussed the toll that stress can take on the skin and hair – as well as the skin damage that can result from constant hand washing and alcohol based hand sanitizers. And, on top of that, it may now be difficult to obtain your favorite skincare products – and impossible to get your regular skincare treatments during social distancing. But the importance of self-care can’t be underestima... Read More

Preventing & Treating Dry Skin from Covid-19 Hand Washing

April 17th, 2020 | Categories: Eczema/Dermatitis

Preventing & Treating Dry Skin from Covid-19 Hand Washing-  Following the health guidelines for avoiding the coronavirus, many people are washing their hands far more than they ever have in their life. But while hand washing helps to prevent the transmission of viruses and bacteria, frequent handwashing can also dry out your skin. And, in the ultimate “Catch 22,” dry skin actually increases your risk of picking up germs. This is because excessive washing - or sanitizing with alcohol based products - can results in water loss, causing dryness and cracking of the skin, as well as decreased ability of the skin to... Read More

The Effects of Stress on Skin, Hair & Nails

April 17th, 2020 | Categories: Acne, Eczema/Dermatitis, Hair Loss

Dermatologists Discuss the Effects of Stress on Skin, Hair & Nails- Recent clinical studies have proven what dermatologists have long known: mental stress can lead to physical problems with the hair, skin and nails. With the entire country - and especially residents of New York City - reeling from the unprecedented stress of the current COVID-19 crisis, many individuals may be experiencing conditions such as acne, eczema flare-ups, brittle nails, and even hair loss. In this article board certified dermatologist Dr. Gary Goldenberg discusses some of the most common effects that stress can have on the skin, hair a... Read More

Three Important Things to Know About Dermal Fillers

March 20th, 2020 | Categories: Facial Fillers

Three Important Things to Know About Dermal Fillers - Dermal fillers are many NYC women’s secret to looking young, refreshed and beautiful. At Goldenberg Dermatology in NYC, we offer a wide variety of dermal fillers to meet the aesthetic goals of every patient. Whether you wish to eliminate lines and wrinkles, add volume to sunken areas, or simply wish to subtly tweak your appearance, board-certified NYC dermatologist Dr. Gary Goldenberg can deliver the results you’re looking for with dermal fillers. In this article, we will discuss some of the most important details prospective patients should know before visitin... Read More