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Take Control of Your Rosacea

Rosacea is a very common issue, but sadly, there is a lot of misinformation about it. April is actually Rosacea Awareness Month, so I want to inform you about what’s really happening. In short, rosacea encompasses a skin type that has aspects of some but not necessarily all of the following features: facial flushing, facial […]

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How Often Should You Change Your Skin Care Regimen?

The question of when to change your skin care regimen can be complex. The simple answer is that you often need to change your skin care regimen. But, the longer answer helps you understand why, when and how your skin care regimen needs to change. What are some of the most common reasons your skin […]

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Get Your Skin Ready for Summer Checklist

Are you ready to be done with the dry winter weather? Spring is almost here, and it will be summer before you know it! One way to brighten up the winter blues and fight off cabin fever is to make plans for the coming seasons. We’ve put together a summer checklist for you to get […]

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Ask Dr. Bailey: How to Treat Deep Vertical Chest Wrinkles

  I was asked by a blog reader if I prescribe tretinoin (Retin-A) to treat one of the most common aging skin problems on the chest – deep wrinkles. In this area, skin is often also covered with red and brown blotchy color, crinkles, and crepey wrinkles. These same issues are true for the neck […]

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From the Aesthetician: Is a Facial a Treat or Necessary for Healthy Skin?

First, let’s put this question in perspective…… Your furniture and floors get dusted regularly, sometimes even polished. Your car gets washed, vacuumed, occasionally waxed, and it always goes in for maintenance and repairs. Your garden gets weeded, raked and neatened and, occasionally, even spiffed up with new flowers. The rooms in your house, well hopefully… […]

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Ask Dr. Bailey: How to Apply Retinoids

  Hello Dr. Bailey, I have a question. I am considering getting a prescription retinoid, possibly renova in the lowest concentration since I think it is best for anti-aging purposes. My concern is that I really don’t want the irritation and dryness that comes with using prescription retinoid. Is there any way to avoid irritation […]

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