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August 4, 2022

Tinea Pedis

The medical term for a foot fungus or athlete’s foot is called tinea pedis which is caused by a fungus penetrating into the outer layer of the skin of the feet; This produces enzymes that affect keratin, the protein that gives skin structure, which causes an inflammatory response and scale. […]
January 17, 2022

Chemical Peels

Chemical peels are a great way to give your face a refreshed, youthful and brighter appearance. They can also address skin imperfections such as acne, acne scars, enlarged pores, rough texture, hyperpigmentation and fine lines by reducing the appearance of these imperfections. If you start getting chemical peels routinely beginning […]
April 21, 2021

What Is An Nurse Practitioner?

A nurse practitioner (NP) is a registered nurse who has either earned a master’s degree or doctorate in nursing in which they obtain advanced clinical training to assess, diagnose, and treat patients based on evidence-based medicine. NPs are advanced practice health care providers and are sometimes referred as a mid-level […]
March 15, 2021

Mobile Skin Screening (MSS) offers dermatological services that are HSA/FSA eligible!

Health insurance is often expensive for employees and many medical-related expenses are out of pocket. The federal government recognized this dilemma and over the past several years legislation has been passed to address the rising cost of health care. There are two types of accounts that give employees the ability […]
October 1, 2019

Cash pay dermatology is a viable solution

The Federal Reserve reported that in 2018, one out of four people with health insurance had to forego receiving medically necessary treatments. Some of those treatments included treating skin cancer. When skin cancer is detected early and treated sooner rather than later the cost of treatment is drastically reduced. However, […]
May 29, 2018

Rose Water Benefits and Ingredients for Skin Care

Rose water is known for it’s sweet scent as a natural perfume. Rose water has been used for many centuries for skin care and baking in Mideastern cultures. Although it has culinary advantages, rose water benefits those looking to medically treat their skin. If you take the time to research […]
May 29, 2018
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5 Ways To Protect Your Skin From The Sun in Arizona

Many people believe that the sun is more intense in Phoenix. But, that’s not necessarily true. Higher elevations and areas closer to the equator (or poles) have more intense sun. If you compare the valley of the sun to other areas in the country, the climate is what’s different. Phoenix […]
May 29, 2018
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What To Look For During A Home Skin Analysis

Most patients view my mobile medical services as convenient, personal and thorough. Most people tell me it’s a wonderful idea and I haven’t met anyone who’s said anything negative about mobile dermatology. Doctor’s visits tend to get a bad wrap and people are starting to understand why. At Mobile Skin […]
May 9, 2018
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Benefits of Mobile Dermatology Exams in Phoenix AZ

I’ve spent a lot of time traveling as a dermatology nurse practitioner and began to quickly realize there is a huge opportunity to improve the convenience of skin care. Especially in Arizona. Wait times alone have been detouring people from getting the treatment they need. This is why I decided […]
May 8, 2018
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Can Xerosis Lead To Other Dry Skin Conditions?

Xerosis, or dry skin, is most noticeable on the lower legs, hands and feet. Anyone at any age can develop dry skin. The older you are the more likely you will have dry skin since aging skin is thinner and drier. Dry skin is most prevalent in the absence of […]