Category: Acne

NYC’s Best Adult Female Acne Treatments

March 19th, 2022

You Are Too Old to Have Acne! While acne is often associated with teenagers, adult female acne is the most commonly seen acne type at Goldenberg Dermatology in NYC. But the causes of acne in adult women are different than those of teenage acne, and therefore should be approached on an individual basis customized for […]

Best Acne Treatment: Photodynamic Blue Light

February 24th, 2021

The Best Treatment for Stubborn Acne: Photodynamic Blue Light Therapy – Although acne is most common in teenagers, it can also afflict adults of any age. Because acne is associated with hormone surges, it can also be caused by pregnancy, birth control pills, and even certain steroidal medications such as prednisone, as well as the […]

Safest Treatments for Pregnancy Acne

February 24th, 2021

What Acne Treatments are Safe During Pregnancy? – The wonder of childbirth is full of many changes in a woman’s body…some of which are miraculous, and some, well, not so much. The most well-known unwanted side effect of pregnancy is probably morning sickness. Or, in the case of some women, morning-noon-and-night-sickness that involves intense nausea. […]

Say Goodbye to Acne Scars with PRP Microneedling

January 25th, 2021

Acne Scar Removal with PRP Microneedling – Although acne is commonly associated with teenagers, it can afflict adult men and women of any age. And, unfortunately, even long after the acne is gone, unsightly and embarrassing acne scars often remain. Previously, the only treatments for resurfacing acne scars were painful lasers, that came with several […]

How Dermatologists Treat Face Mask Acne

June 24th, 2020

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 […]

The Effects of Stress on Skin, Hair & Nails

April 17th, 2020

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 […]

What is Rosacea?

January 26th, 2016

People often wonder what exactly rosacea is. The simple answer is: rosacea is a chronic skin condition that appears most often on the face causing the skin to turn red and making it vulnerable to pimples and bumps. However, in certain cases, it can spread to the scalp, eyes and chest and may even make […]

5 treatment options for adult female acne

January 17th, 2016

5 treatment options for adult female acne: Acne was always thought of as a disease that mainly effects teenagers. But in the past decade the fastest growing segment of population with acne is adult women. Some of these patients never had acne as teenagers, only to develop it in their 20’s and 30’s. It’s unclear […]

Skincare Myths

December 18th, 2015

Caring for your skin to make sure it’s healthy and beautiful is important. However, there is a lot of misinformation about this very topic. Myths of skin care are rampant on the internet and beauty magazines. Here are some of the myths…debunked! Myth #1: Drink more water for dry skin. If you suffer from dry […]

What’s Your Skin Type?

October 28th, 2015

Some people have skin that constantly begs for moisture, while others cannot seem to counteract excess oil. Genetics influence your basic skin type, but environmental factors also play a role. Moreover, skin changes over the course your lifetime. Understanding your skin type can help you make the right decisions when it comes to skin care. […]