Learn about collagen skin treatment called CIT/PRP to reduce fine lines in Lansdale, PA practice

Collagen Skin Treatment Lansdale PA

Patients of Lansdale, PA who are interested in finding a treatment that can reduce fine lines and improve the skin’s texture and tone are welcome to ask Dr. Aradhna Saxena of the Dermatology and Skin Cancer Institute about the advantages of collagen injection therapy and platelet rich plasma treatment. What is CIT-PRP? CIT-PRP is known as collagen injection therapy and platelet rich plasma. Combining these treatments is one way for patients to address a number of problems in a non-invasive yet effective manner. It uses the patient’s own blood and plasma to stimulate the natural production of collagen in the … Continue reading

Skin cancer types and melanoma symptoms education for Fort Washington, PA patients

Skin Cancer Types Fort Washington PA

Skin cancer can be a scary diagnosis. However, it can be easier to diagnose and treat than many other cancers. There are various types of varying severity, and treatment for skin cancer will depend greatly on the symptoms. What are the different types of skin cancer? Melanoma Basal cell Squamous cell In terms of the most severe skin cancer, many dermatologists consider melanoma to be of the greatest concern. Symptoms of melanoma When diagnosing melanoma, Dr. Aradhna Saxena is looking for several specific factors. They may include the shape of a mole, an uneven border, variation in color, large size, … Continue reading

How to achieve glowing skin and skin care solutions with a Lansdale and Fort Washington, PA area dermatologist

Glowing Skin Care Dermatologist Lansdale

At the Dermatology and Skin Care Institute of Lansdale, PA, Dr. Aradhna Saxena and her staff are committed to providing patients with ways to achieve beautiful, glowing skin. For many of our patients, a dermatologist may suggest a solution such as microdermabrasion. Microdermabrasion explained Microdermabrasion is a procedure performed with a special exfoliation device that can slough away dead skin cells from the surface of the skin, improving overall texture and tone. Dull skin can be completely rejuvenated with just one treatment, while some patients choose to come in regularly for microdermabrasion sessions to maintain their youthful looking skin in … Continue reading

Does PRP, or Platelet Rich Plasma, therapy work for Lansdale, PA patients?

Platelet Rich Plasma Therapy-Lansdale PA

When Lansdale, PA area patients are interested in achieving beautiful skin and turning back the hands of time by reducing the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles, their dermatologist may suggest a treatment such as PRP. PRP stands for platelet rich plasma therapy and is a great solution for many of our patients seeking natural stimulation of collagen and elastin. Does PRP therapy work? Yes! PRP therapy uses the patient’s own plasma, reinjecting it into the skin to improve texture and tone. It may include a variety of different types of growth factors. Growth factors used in PRP include: Epidermal … Continue reading

Why patients near Lansdale, PA should have microdermabrasion treatment

Microdermabrasion Near Lansdale PA

Patients near Lansdale, PA who are interested in rejuvenating their facial skin’s appearance are welcome to schedule  complimentary appointment with the aesthetician at the office of Dr. Aradhna Saxena and Dr. David Kasper of the Dermatology and Skin Cancer Institute to discuss the advantages of microdermabrasion. What is microdermabrasion? Microdermabrasion is a treatment that is often performed to polish the skin and give it a youthful glow. It is best for exfoliation and rejuvenation of the facial skin, sloughing away dead skin cells and stimulating the growth of new ones. This entire process provides beautiful skin texture and tone in … Continue reading

Featured derm topic: Dry Skin

8 Winter Skin Care Tips

Ready or not here it comes – cold weather and dry skin…but this winter can be different if you follow these simple recommendations: When bathing, warm water – NOT hot – is preferred. The hotter the water the drier the skin can get – especially this time of year. Keep it short – meaning the shorter you are in the water bathing, the better. Use a mild emollient-based soap like Dove – skip the deodorant or fragranced body washes. Apply your soap product directly to your skin with your hands – no bath net, loofah, or even wash cloth. Those … Continue reading

Fort Washington, PA dermatologist discusses the importance of using moisturizers

importance of using moisturizers Fort Washington, PA dermatologist discusses

Our skin needs to be hydrated daily, just like we need water every day for our bodies. By hydrating the skin daily, you can help keep it looking youthful, firm, and vibrant for many years. Here are some of the important reasons to moisturize and the benefits to making it part of your daily routine. One of the short term benefits of moisturizers is that they lock in water and can smooth out rough or flaking skin. This can keep the skin looking healthy, supple, and fresh. Long term, moisturizing can help keep skin performing correctly. What does that mean? … Continue reading

The ingredients in high concentrate aging cream from your Lansdale, PA dermatologist get results

high concentrate aging cream from your Lansdale, PA dermatologist

Choosing the right skin cream for your needs can seem overwhelming. The shelves of your local retailer are so filled with options that you may not know what really differentiates one from another. Dr. Saxena is pleased to provide her patients with not only targeted dermatologic care but also guidance and choosing skin care products that get results. Part of a high concentrate aging cream is the ingredients it contains. Patients of our Lansdale, or Fort Washington PA dermatology office benefit from formulations including key ingredients such as: Retinol Retinol is a derivative of vitamin A that is recognized for … Continue reading

Skin cancer is on the rise and affects more than 3.5 million people!

Skin cancer is on the rise and affects

EVERYONE IS AT RISK… Follow these recommendations from the American Academy of Dermatology to play it safe: Apply a broad spectrum water resistant sunscreen of an SPF of at least 30 making sure it blocks UVA and UVB rays (the labeling will reflect that) Apply enough sunscreen to maximize protection – to cover your body at the beach or the pool you need to apply A SHOT GLASS FULL (or 1 oz) – adjust amount if you have more surface area to cover 🙂 Apply sunscreen on dry skin 15 mins prior to going out into the sun REAPPLY every … Continue reading

Radiant, beautiful skin with microdermabrasion treatment in Lansdale, PA

microdermabrasion treatment in Lansdale, PA by Dr Saxena

Our skin can change in appearance for a variety of reasons. Aging, stress, sun exposure, and even environmental pollution can make your skin appear wrinkled and loose. Premature aging of the skin can be especially troubling for those who see a much older reflection staring back at them in the mirror. At the Dermatology and Skin Cancer Institute, we see many patients who request improvements in the texture, tone, and elasticity of their skin. Microdermabrasion treatments are one way we can assist them in turning back the hands of time to look and feel younger. Microdermabrasion treatment works by targeting … Continue reading

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