Tips & Advice

Why Do People Develop Acne?

Patients frequently ask their dermatologists why acne develops and if there is a way to prevent it.  Unfortunately, acne is an extremely common disease that usually affects adolescents. Although most cases resolve by the time the patient reaches 25 years of age, acne may persist in adulthood.  Some cases may even begin or worsen during adulthood.

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What is the Mask of Pregnancy?

Pregnancy may cause brown areas, or a “mask of pregnancy”.  This mask, also called Melasma, can be very difficult to treat, and in some cases, may become permanent.

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What Constitutes Good Skin Care?

The myriad of products on the market make it confusing for the average person to figure out what exactly to use, and what is good skin care for their type of skin. 

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Worker washing oil off a bird

Look Good, Make it Better

Worker washing oil off a bird

Read a letter issued by Dr. Hayre to her patients announcing her plans to donate money towards rescuing wildlife affected by the oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico.

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