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Porokeratosis: Causes, Symptoms, and Treatments

Porokeratosis is a rare skin disorder characterized by skin lesions with a thin center surrounded by a distinctive ridge-like border. Risk factors include genetic inheritance, exposure to ultraviolet light, and immunosuppression. Five main types differ in appearance, location, and age of onset. Single or combination topical, oral, or surgical therapies are beneficial but not curative. … Read more

Fraxel Laser Treatment

Pros and Cons of Fraxel Laser Treatments: Frequently Asked Questions

We all do it—catch ourselves examining our facial wrinkles, acne scars, uneven tone, or other flaws—and we wonder if it’s time to do something about it. You’ve considered laser treatments, but you knew someone who stayed home for weeks afterward. You admired the outcome, but taking weeks off work while you recover? You don’t have … Read more