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Uneven Skin Type

  • An uneven skin tone on the face and dark spots on the skin can be caused by many skin conditions such as melasma and post-inflammatory hyperpigmentation. Sun exposure, blue light from the phone and computer, and exposure to heat can also cause an uneven skin tone on the face and ...

    2021-05-28 | Leslie Baumann MD

Sensitive Skin Type

  • Sensitive skin will react if the wrong skincare products are used. This occurs because sensitive skin is skin that easily develops inflammation. If you have sensitive skin, you know how upsetting it is to have a skin reaction to a new product. It is very important that you use the ...

    2021-05-28 | Leslie Baumann MD

Oily Skin

  • What Causes Oily Skin and Why Is My Skin So Oily? Oily skin is caused by a sebum secretion from the sebaceous gland located down inside the hair follicle. Sebum secretion is increased by genetics, hormones, stress and other factors. Exercising a lot increases androgen levels which can increase sebum ...

    2021-05-28 | Leslie Baumann MD

Normal Skin

  • Normal skin is what we all strive for! Have you thought about what it means to have normal skin and what causes skin to be considered normal? Smooth, tight, glowing, calm, even-toned skin is normal skin. Normal skin is highly coveted but sometimes out of our grasp- especially if we ...

    2021-05-28 | Leslie Baumann MD

Mature Skin

  • In our dermatology practices, we often hear people say they have “mature skin”, but this is not a true dermatology diagnosis. The meaning of mature skin can differ among different people but to the dermatologist, mature skin means a combination of one or more of the following mature skin characteristics: ...

    2021-05-28 | Leslie Baumann MD

Hypersensitive Skin

  • How to cure hypersensitive skin? Can hypersensitive skin be cured? Well- it depends upon what is causing the skin to be hypersensitive. Below we will discuss the different causes of hypersensitive skin and which hypersensitive skincare products to use to calm skin. In general, the best products for hypersensitive skin ...

    2021-05-21 | Leslie Baumann MD