Dermatologist Gives Eczema Insights As a dermatologist, I see patients with eczema many times a day because there are so many types, and some are really common. The word “eczema” is used to describe a type of inflammation of the skin that has different causes. All of the types of eczema look different on the […]
The word ‘eczema’ is a general term to describe what is happening inside your skin. While the causes of eczema can differ, the rash results in similar structural skin changes. Understanding these changes will help you figure out how to care for your skin so that it heals.
For years, I’ve been writing the articles on my website with the goal of sharing tips and advice from my dermatology practice. I started in 2007 and launched the site in 2008. I and my small team worked hard, rebuilt and launched a new site in 2016. Over the years, I have created a lot of physician-level info on skin health here at DrBaileySkinCare.com.
Fall is here and winter is not far behind. Change your skin care now to prevent seasonal chapping and dryness, facial and scalp flaking, redness, and a host of other skin problems that flare up as the weather cools down. This is also the time of year to push hard to fix uneven skin pigmentation and unwanted […]
Permanently straightening curly hair is not easy. Nature holds the curls in the protein structure of the hair shaft, and straightening the shaft involves chemically breaking those bonds. Permanently curling straight hair is similarly difficult. That’s why harsh chemicals are involved in both curling and straightening hair. A lawsuit was filed against L’Oréal in September of […]
See me, Board Certified Dermatologist Dr. Cynthia Bailey, live on Facebook every Wednesday at 12:30 PST, for “What’s Trending Wednesday.” I’ll discuss “What’s Trending On Your Skin – Seasonal Dermatology for the Northern Hemisphere.” Skin problems vary with the seasons. I’ve seen it for years in my practice. Now I’m going to share my observations with you so you […]
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 […]
Itching of the scalp can be due to a rash involving the scalp skin, or it can be due to scalp “dysesthesia” from cervical spine disease. Both are common, hence itchy scalp is a common complaint. Does your scalp itch? If so, know that, of the rashes that can cause an itchy scalp, the most […]
My aestheticians have been making this toner by hand in small lots for our professional skin care treatments, and guess what? Now, we are sharing it! We love it, and know you will too. Deeply clean skin is prettier and a better base for absorbing the treatment products into your skin care routine. Often, skin […]
Christmas will be here soon! Now is the time to order your gifts for friends and family so they will arrive in plenty of time. This year, why not give the gift of beautiful skin? Don’t underestimate the power of beautiful skin! Here are 5 gift ideas for your loved ones that will be sure […]