There are many biologic medications that are used to treat severe cases of chronic skin conditions like psoriasis and atopic dermatitis. Examples include Enbrel, Humira, Stelara, Cosentyx, Taltz, Tremfya, Skyrizi, Remicade, Siliq, Ilumya, and Dupixent.
Shelter-in-place directives have been ordered all over the USA. This public health strategy is the best way to slow down the spread of CoVid19. However, shelter-in-place does not mean that you should ignore your health. Here are a few tips to stay healthy
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While psoriasis is largely considered a disease of the skin, the factors involved in the development of this condition are more than just skin-deep.
People with family members who have psoriasis are at a greater risk of developing the condition because c
Tips for avoiding those annoying ingrown hairs. Years ago when I first moved to New York to start my dermatology residency my skin did not cooperate. During my first few weeks of training I developed pink stubborn bumps on my neck and beard area.
Stretch marks, unsightly scars that form when skin stretches or shrinks quickly, can affect anyone at any age. They’re generally harmless, but they can be embarrassing. If you have stretch marks you’d love to get rid of, find out how you can right here.
Are you tired of looking tired all the time? Do you feel like you inherited the raccoon gene? Discover how Belotero Balance®, an FDA-approved dermal filler, can easily remedy those dark under-eye circles.
Whether you’d like to diminish the appearance of wrinkles and age spots or simply restore a more uniform complexion, laser resurfacing can rejuvenate and revitalize your skin from the inside out. Here’s how it works.
Laser hair removal is incredibly popular, and for good reason — there’s nothing better than smooth, hair-free skin, especially when you no longer have to shave, wax, or pluck away unwanted hair to get it.
Your face benefits from a vigilant anti-aging routine, and the efforts are keeping people guessing — until you lift your hands. No matter how young you look, your hands are dead giveaways to the truth. Here’s how we can fix that.
Skin cancer may be the most common form of cancer in the United States, but there’s a lot you can do to reduce your risk of developing this potentially deadly disease. Find out how you can protect your skin, today and every day.
As a chronic inflammatory skin condition, psoriasis can’t be cured — but it can be kept under control with the right approach. Find out what the most common psoriasis triggers are and what you can do to manage or avoid them.
If you’re looking for ways to improve your figure without risky surgical procedures and downtime, body contouring techniques like EMSCULPT® and Excilis® can help. If you’ve hit a roadblock in your fight against fat, keep reading to learn more.
While your skin can benefit from laser resurfacing any time of the year, there are advantages to doing it in the wintertime. Find out why the months between December and March are sometimes referred to as laser skin resurfacing season.
Double chins are pesky—and no one wants to deal with them. The chin area is super difficult to tone and eliminate fat cells from. We follow three women as they undergo Liposuction, Kybella, and Coolsculpt in their journey to fix their double chin.
MDCS's own Snehal Amin, MD writes about Cynosure Elite MPX, a multi-modality laser that can treat skin imperfections such as extra hair, superficial varicose veins and brown spots on the skin simultaneously, for Cosmetic Town Journal.
We’ve all had a pimple—or a colony of them—every one as unwelcome as the last. Sometimes they’re fleeting, a result of poor post-gym hygiene Opens a New Window. , while other breakouts are chronic, a result of genetics or stress.
Eczema is a highly visible, touch-and-go skin-care issue that causes skin on the face and body to become red and itchy at the slightest triggers: stress, sweating, dry conditions (like central heating in winter), and even irritants in skin-care products an
In a world of smartphones, is an app helpful or harmful when it comes to health? Dr. Snehal Amin, the Director of Manhattan Dermatology & Cosmetic Surgery, explains the dangers of smartphone apps that claim to accurately diagnose health issues.