GOLDENBERG DERMATOLOGY NYC BLOG

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

What You Need to Know About Juvederm

March 20th, 2020 | Categories: Facial Fillers

What You Need to Know About Juvederm - Juvéderm is one of the most highly-requested injectable dermal fillers at our NYC dermatology practice. This is because Juvéderm fills lines and restores volume to the face - delivering the most beautiful, natural-looking, and long-lasting results. In this article, board-certified NYC dermatologist Gary Goldenberg discusses everything there is to know about Juvéderm. How Juvéderm Works: Juvéderm is an FDA approved treatment capable of providing fuller lips, adding volume to the cheeks, and softening moderate to severe facial lines, wrinkles and folds in the face, especiall... Read More

4 Tips for Perfect Lip Fillers

March 20th, 2020 | Categories: Facial Fillers

4 Tips for Perfect Lip Fillers - Few of us are born with full, Angelina Jolie type lips. But now lip fillers can give any woman full, sensuous, supermodel lips! But before receiving lip fillers for the first time, there are a number of important details to consider. Whether you are interested in dramatic, voluptuous results - or something more subtle - the best results come from first having all the necessary information. For this reason, board-certified NYC dermatologist Dr. Gary Goldenberg has outlined four of the most important things to consider before getting lip fillers. #1. Bigger Isn’t Always Better With Li... Read More

Coronavirus Information

March 20th, 2020 | Categories: Dr. Goldenberg

Important Coronavirus Information - Goldenberg Dermatology always maintains the highest standard of hygiene and sterilization. The health and well-being of our patients and employees remains our highest priority. We would like to take this time to share some information on how to avoid infections, including Covid-19: • Wash your hands with soap frequently or use alcohol-based sanitizer • Avoid crowded areas, travel and close contact with people who are or may be sick • Avoid touching your eyes, nose, and mouth If you are experiencing flu like symptoms, including cough or fever, or are feeling unwell, we as... Read More