GOLDENBERG DERMATOLOGY NYC BLOG

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

New! SWIFT® Microwave Treatment for Plantar Warts

February 28th, 2020 | Categories: Warts

New! SWIFT® Microwave Treatment for Plantar Warts - Over the course of their lifetime, most people will develop one or more plantar warts on their feet. Unsightly warts can be frustrating, embarrassing and often painful. Even worse, plantar warts are communicable – meaning they can be spread to family members. Plantar warts have historically been highly treatment-resistant - requiring multiple painful treatments that either burn, freeze or surgically cut out the wart. Today, however, a new, cutting-edge and incredibly effective treatment for plantar warts is now available. Goldenberg Dermatology is proud to be a... Read More

Swift® Microwave Plantar Wart Treatment FAQs  

February 28th, 2020 | Categories: Warts

Swift® Microwave Plantar Wart Treatment FAQs - With more adults than ever frequenting gyms, pools and yoga studios, the incidence of transmissible plantar warts is on the rise. In fact, nearly everyone develops one or more warts on their feet at least once in their lifetime. This frustrating affliction can be both painful and embarrassing. And perhaps worst of all, plantar warts are contagious and can spread on your own body, and onto the bodies of others, as well. Traditionally treatments for plantar warts were painful and required multiple procedures. But, thanks to the remarkable new Swift® microwave plantar wart... Read More

The Multifactor Causes of Hair Loss

February 20th, 2020 | Categories: Hair Loss

The Multifactor Causes of Hair Loss - Hair loss affects men and women of all ages, and can dramatically undermine one’s self confidence and satisfaction with their appearance. And while most people simply associate thinning hair with aging, the causes of hair loss are much more complex than just getting older. Hair loss is actually “multifactorial” - meaning that there is not just one single cause of hair loss in most individuals. Hair loss can be the result of genetics, stress, nutrition, disease, and/or hormones - or any combination of these factors. In this article board certified NYC dermatologist Gary Golde... Read More

Minimally Invasive vs. Noninvasive Fat Loss Treatments

January 18th, 2020 | Categories: Fat Loss Treatments

Minimally Invasive vs. Noninvasive Fat Loss - Areas of unwanted fat are a common concern for many of our NYC patients.  Every year these patients vow to lose fat within the New Year – and by the end of January most of them have already given up.  This is because fat loss can be a stubborn issue – resulting from hereditary fat that simply does not respond to diet or exercise.   No matter if it’s a persistent belly pouch after pregnancy, fat around the thighs that does not seem to budge, or bulges along the back or hips, localized fat can be almost impossible to get rid of permanently. But the good news is that... Read More