Your Questions about Laser Hair Removal Answered!

We asked Dr. Snehal Amin, board certified dermatologist, fellowship trained dermatologic surgeon and laser specialist to answer common questions our patients ask about laser hair removal and other types of hair removal in general. Here are the answers!

Oct 7th, 2021
Preventative Botox?

I am often asked if Botox should be used preventatively and at what age is it best to begin these treatments. How can one assess who is a good candidate for preventative Botox injections?

Sep 14th, 2021
Bacterial vs Fungal Acne?

> What is acne, and how do fungal and bacterial acne differ? Fungal and bacterial organisms are normal inhabitants of our skin. Just like our gut microflora, the skin microbiome is very important, complex and not well-understood (copyright Dr. Amin :-) ).

Sep 2nd, 2021
Eczema vs Psoriasis

Here's How to Tell If Your Skin Irritation Is Eczema or Psoriasis. By Rebecca Norris. According to current studies, more than eight million Americans have psoriasis. Read more from our experts at MDCS.

Oct 22nd, 2020
What causes body odor?

Remember in elementary school when people would ask you if you had HBO? If you were lucky enough to have the paid subscription television channel you might proudly say “Yes!” only to then have your frenemy respond with “Eww, gross! "

Feb 10th, 2020
Dr. Brendan Camp discusses the link between psoriasis and stress

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

Jan 29th, 2020
Avoid those annoying ingrown hairs

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.

Jan 27th, 2020
5 Essential Steps for Preventing Skin Cancer

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.

May 17th, 2019
6 Tips for Preventing a Psoriasis Flare-Up

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.

Feb 4th, 2019
Cynosure Elite MPX

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.

Nov 9th, 2017
Mohs Surgery

Not only does Mohs Surgery deliver the best cosmetic results, it also boasts an unparalleled success rate of 98%, well above that all other skin cancer treatments.

Mar 28th, 2017
How To Exfoliate

“I always tell my patients, exfoliating is like exercise for your skin,” says Tamila Deveny, medical esthetician at MDCS Dermatology in New York City. “It helps your skin stay healthy, young and to glow.”

Nov 17th, 2020
November 18 is National Botox Day!

National Botox Cosmetic Day Promotion at MDCS Dermatology!! MDCS Dermatology in Manhattan and Long Island is celebrating National Botox Day by offering an additional promotion. Full face Botox treatment 3 areas for $750 (regular price $900)!

Nov 9th, 2020
The Best Baby Lotions

While it might seem like the list of things you need to buy for your new baby (or baby-to-be) is miles long, there are really only a handful of necessities that you’ll use just about every day — and one of those is baby lotion.

Nov 3rd, 2020
Three ways to stay healthy during the quarantine

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

Mar 24th, 2020
Tattoo Removal

Your tattoo does not have to be permanent. Newer tattoo lasers can treat all pigment colors with fewer treatments.

Jan 31st, 2020
The best eczema treatments

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

Dec 12th, 2018
New Beauty Formulas for Glowing Skin

There's a revolution taking place in the beauty world. Driven by science, the pros are pioneering new formulas that are causing real—even amazing—changes to your complexion at the molecular level.

May 16th, 2018
Calling all Spring Brides

If you know you want to look great on your wedding day, but don't know where to begin, we will get you started.

Oct 14th, 2016
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