What I’m Reading: Tattoos Cover Mastectomy Scars, Dr. Russak Uses Ulthera in a New Way, A Blood Pressure Medication for Acne, and So MUCH More . . .

It takes time to keep up with the latest beauty trends. But I gotcha covered. Reading is part of the job. Here are some of the most interesting articles I’ve found. Enjoy! Breast cancer survivors are using tattoos to transform their mastectomy scars – and it’s a beautiful thing. The...

Home visits are back!

Medical home visits are making a comeback! Doctor’s appointments in a patient’s home – a medical home visit – were a thing of the past. Remember that iconic Norman Rockwell painting of the doctor examining a little girl’s doll? It appeared on the cover of the Saturday Evening Post in...

What is a physical sunscreen?

Physical Sunscreen? Chemical Sunscreen? How do you choose? These days something as simple as choosing a sunscreen can be very confusing. There is too much conflicting information available. For example, the Environmental Working Group’s 2016 Sunscreen Guide advises against using oxybenzone, octinoxate, and other chemical sunscreens. But Consumer Reports found chemical...