Dry Hands

Dry Hands Many people suffer from "dry hands". This is extremely common in our area of Southern Oregon. The air in our environment is much less humid than other areas of the country; and cold outdoor temperatures as well as dry indoor air from our central heating systems further contribute to the low relative humidity. [...]

By |February 11th, 2019|Dermatology|Comments Off on Dry Hands

Rosacea

Rosacea Patients who suffer from Rosacea of the have a myriad of symptoms including facial redness, pustules, bumps and prominent blood vessels. Dermatologic studies indicate approximately 16 million Americans suffer from Rosacea. The disease is largely hereditary, with those of Scandinavian and Celtic origin being most prone, though persons from any race are subject to [...]

By |February 7th, 2019|Dermatology|Comments Off on Rosacea

Winter Itch

Winter Itch ‘Winter Itch’ is a common condition affecting people of all ages, though as we get older it can become more frequent and challenging. What is ‘winter itch’? A person’s skin is like a thin sponge, and as such is subject to ‘drying out’ in the winter months, resulting in itchy, dry skin. Increased [...]

By |January 30th, 2019|Dermatology|Comments Off on Winter Itch