Summer Skincare Problems You Can Prevent

#1: Acne: The summer heat increases the amount we sweat which can clog pores and cause more severe acne outbreaks as well as ingrown hairs and other summer skincare issues. Shower after you workout or sweat heavily and use a foaming cleanser. Don’t touch your face with your hands that could have foreign bacteria on […]

4 Way to Fight Summer Acne

Summer Acne can be incredibly frustrating. The warmer months often include increased humidity in the air as well as a number of other irritants that could increase the number of acne outbreaks one has. The issue with summertime acne is that many of the powerful anti-acne products available, think benzoyl peroxide, also dry the skin […]

Telemedicine during COVID19 Quarantine.

The Centers of Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has loosened the regulations for telemedicine in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. Telehealth services may now be delivered to Medicare beneficiaries by phone as long as video capability is available.  That means that you may talk to the providers at the Orlando Dermatology Center through the DOXY.ME […]

How Tattoo Removal Works

Laser tattoo removal is a popular cosmetic procedure that is safe, effective, and only takes only minutes to perform. In this part of our website you will learn how laser tattoo removal works.  Have you ever seen an old tattoo that is partially faded? Tattoos naturally fade over time because the body’s immune system recognizes that tattoo […]

Dermatologist’s Tips on Relieving Dry Skin

Simple changes can soothe dry skin. Following the same skin care routine year round may not work so well when the humidity drops. Without a change in your skin care, dry air can make fine lines and wrinkles more noticeable. Dry skin can itch, flake, crack, and even bleed. To help heal dry skin and […]

4 Winter Skincare Tips from Dermatologists.

During the winter months, especially in northern regions of the USA, your skin may start to give you problems. It is necessary to change your skincare routine during the winter to account for the difference in humidity and temperature and how that can affect your skin. Tip #1 : Increase Humidity of the Air Buying […]

Can diet affect Acne?

Yes. Anything that you ingest has an effect on the body. Acne is very sensitive to your diet and there are many ways you can reduce facial acne simply by changing the type of food you eat. What Causes Acne to develop? To understand how acne develops, it can help to understand more about the […]

Just a mole or skin cancer? Identifying Melanoma.

When living in states with high instances of melanoma such Florida, it is important to know the difference between a simple mole and a dangerous instance of melanoma. An estimated 40% to 50% of fair skinned people who live to be 65 will develop at least one skin cancer. Moles themselves are benign melanocytes, simple cells […]

Dermatologist’s Summer Skincare Advice

Summer Skincare Plan Dr. Blatnoy recommends the following battle plan for summer skincare: Twice a week, scrub skin with a brush, an exfoliating scrub, or a salicylic acid wash to brighten it and allow lotions and serums to absorb more deeply. If your skin becomes irritated, exfoliate just once a week.  As the weather warms, […]

Dermatologist’s Advice: How Humidity Affects Skincare.

The Orlando Dermatology Center is located in Florida, and during April-August we have some of the most humid and hot days of the year. This creates a host of problems for your skin. Humidity often breeds bacterial infections and can cause problems with your sweat glands, acne, infections, rashes, and other skin irritations. For patients […]