Archive | Skin Problems & Advice RSS feed for this section

The Mysteries Surrounding Rosacea

Rosacea impacts more than 16 million Americans, according to the National Rosacea Society (NRS). In fact, I am one of the million that deal with it. Still, most people don’t realize they have it. It’s a somewhat challenging issue since it is not entirely black and white in either the definition or treatment of it. […]

Read full story Comments { 3 }

Dr. Bailey’s Top 5 Beauty Picks for that Warm, Summer Glow

Summer skin care should have your skin looking smooth and sun-kissed, but without the sun. Summer is also about unwinding, so your skin care routine needs to be carefree and simple too. Fortunately, you can have it all with the top summer beauty must-haves, including an elegant sunscreen matched to skin type, a slightly tanner shade […]

Read full story Comments { 3 }

5 Ways Stress Effects Your Skin and How to Fix It

  Stress – the word alone can trigger a heightened response. We all have dealt with stress in our lives. Some of us even deal with it daily on a chronic level. Stress can have negative effects on your health, which in turn, adds to the amount of stress you have. It’s a vicious cycle. Has […]

Read full story Comments { 2 }

Why Coconut Oil Is Fantastic for Your Face and Hair

I’m a big fan of coconut oil for skin care. I chose to use it instead of the usual post-procedure ointments after a pretty deep facial laser procedure last month. My skin healed quickly and without any problems! This is a testament to the healing properties of coconut oil on damaged skin, if ever there […]

Read full story Comments { 11 }

The 5 Best Natural Sunblocks for Protecting Your Skin

  Today, many people are looking for natural sunscreens. Here in Northern California, many of my skin cancer patients are switching from traditional sunscreens to natural products.  My patients at high risk for cancer (myself included) are typically very fair-skinned outdoor enthusiasts that I can’t keep out of the sun even with the most motivational […]

Read full story Comments { 0 }

The Pros and Cons of Lip Balms

Do you need lip balm? Can you get addicted to lip balm? The answers are yes and yes!!  So, what should you use to prevent and treat chapped lips? You need to keep your lips moist by applying a really good moisturizer if you don’t want dry looking lips that are prone to chapping. This […]

Read full story Comments { 2 }