February, 2016

Choosing the Right Sunscreen for Your Skin Type

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February 15, 2016

Everyone should lather up with sunscreen when hitting the beach or the pool, but did you know that it is equally as important to wear a sunscreen every day? Although you might not realize it, by even walking outside or sitting in the car, you are exposing your skin to the sun’s harsh elements. Gear...  read more


Dr. Margaret Sommerville, a Chevy Chase Cosmetic Dermatologist on Why Everyone Should Consider Using These Skincare Products

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February 12, 2016

WHY EVERYONE SHOULD CONSIDER USING THESE SKINCARE PRODUCTS PRESCRIPTION-STRENGTH RETINOIDS, SUCH AS RETIN A, REFISSA, RENOVA: Consider these a foundation of any well-designed anti-aging skincare protocol. Why? Because research has demonstrated that consistent use of these vitamin A derivatives, creates a substantial layer of new collagen in the skin, which corresponds to a statistically significant...  read more