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Monthly Archives: September 2011

Acne Myths Exposed! Notes from a San Francisco Bay Area Dermatologist

New as well as old myths continue to shape people’s views about acne and how to treat it. Here is a quick rundown on the most popular myths in the mainstream today. #1 Acne is Just Cosmetic – Acne is more than skin deep. It is a medical condition, that can cause anxiety and depression. #2 You Can “Sweat” Out…

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Safety of Sunless Tans: Notes from a San Francisco Bay Area Dermatologist

In the beginning there was lying out in the sun with baby oil and iodine to give our skin that bronzed, golden glow. Then we found out that outdoor sun exposure ages the skin prematurely and can cause skin cancer, so the pursuit of tanned skin became an indoor sport. Enter, tanning beds. While burning the skin could be avoided…

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Bay Area Cosmetic Dermatology
2299 Post St #312
San Francisco, CA 94115

(415) 292-6350

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Bay Area Cosmetic Dermatology is a cosmetic dermatology clinic serving the San Francisco metro area. The board-certified dermatologists, Dr. Kathleen M. Welsh, Dr. Andrea M. Hui, and their staff perform BOTOX® Cosmetic, JUVÉDERM®, Restylane®, CoolSculpting®, vascular laser treatments, and intense pulsed light (IPL) for San Francisco, Bay Area, Belvedere, Greenbrae, Mill Valley, and Oakland-area men and women.