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A SPECIAL MESSAGE TO OUR PATIENTS REGARDING CORONAVIRUS, COVID-19

As a healthcare facility, we follow the best practices and guidance published by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) which may differ from local and state guidance. Please reference this COVID-19 Patient Notice as your resource to understand how we continue to serve you and our community with dermatological care. How to Book […]

REMOVING MAKEUP WIPES FROM YOUR NIGHTTIME SKIN CARE ROUTINE

Turning down for the day is one of the best feelings! Slip into your comfy pajamas, brew some tea for a good night’s sleep, and then you begin your PM skin care routine. For those who wear falsies, those go first, then you reach for the makeup remover wipes. And just like that the makeup […]

VITAMIN C AND YOUR SKIN – NOT JUST GREAT FOR YOUR IMMUNE SYSTEM!

Adriana Gully,LA Vitamin C is one of the key components necessary for the health of our bodies. It helps form and maintain bones, skin, and blood vessels. It is an antioxidant that helps remove free radicals and other substances from our body that damage our cells, helps heal wounds, and boosts our immune system. This […]

UNDERSTANDING SEBORRHEIC KERATOSIS

Tricia Winters, PA-C With all the information we have become familiar with on how to keep our skin healthy, some of us are vigilant about watching out for any changes that occur to our skin. Fortunately, some skin changes are worrying but not harmful. One of these is seborrheic keratosis. This may be a term […]

ANSWERING YOUR QUESTIONS ABOUT MELASMA

Amara Sayed, D.O. If you have noticed some darkening patches or freckles on your face, or if all of a sudden it looks like you have a mustache on your upper lip, you may be looking at a skin condition called melasma. At Vitalogy Skincare, we aim to help our patients through these often puzzling […]

THE REJUVENATING RESULTS OF RETINOL

Laini Moman, LA If there are skin care products that actually live up to their hype, it is retinol and retinoids. It seems that it has been only recently that these products have become one of the most sought items when in reality, they have been around since 1971. At that time, the FDA approved […]

LIVING WITH VITILIGO

We can safely say that vitiligo is not a skin condition that most people would recognize based on its name. Most of us have not heard the term before unless we are living with the disorder or know someone who is. June 25th is World Vitiligo Day, and at Vitalogy Skincare, we would like to […]

HOW TO PREPARE FOR DERMAL FILLERS FOR THE BEST RESULTS

Rebecca Martin, PA-C Dermal fillers have become a preferred method for fighting the signs of aging and addressing issues that perhaps we are not happy with. Fillers can help you achieve a more youthful, radiant look at any age. The number and quality of fillers have increased over the years, they’re effective, and results are […]

SKIN CANCER AWARENESS MONTH – WHY IT IS SO IMPORTANT

Dr. Amara Sayed May is Skin Cancer Awareness Month, and at Vitalogy Skincare, we are passionate about preventing, diagnosing, and treating skin cancer. Why is awareness of skin cancer so important? According to the American Academy of Dermatology, skin cancer is the most common cancer in the United States. That alone should bring this topic […]

MAXIMIZING YOUR BODY SCULPTING RESULTS

Edwena Sobande, LA You have finally made the decision to get a body sculpting treatment, or you have just recently received a treatment. Of course, you want the best possible results. Body sculpting is an investment, and you want to continue to take care of that investment. So how do we recommend you go about […]

BROADBAND LIGHT TREATMENTS – YOUR QUESTIONS ANSWERED

By Laini Moman, Aesthetician & Aesthetics Coordinator Have you noticed how, as the years go by, you are not only seeing some more lines on your face but also age spots, uneven skin tone, redness, and small blood vessels? You would like to rejuvenate your skin without resorting to invasive techniques, but you figure you […]