Archive for January, 2015

Don’t Be Flakey

Posted on January 22nd, 2015

By: Jenna Trubschenck, M.S. PA-C Dandruff, although generally not harmful, can be annoying or embarrassing. The most common cause is just dry skin. The scalp can get dry like any other part of your body. But there can also be other reasons your black clothing is flocked with white flakey…read more

Skin Care Tips for Athletes

Posted on January 19th, 2015

You may be intent on keeping your body in tip-top shape, but what about your skin? Extreme physical activity presents special challenges prompting skin care that differs slightly from the norm. Here are some solutions to common problems athletes face: Germs and bacteria Great! You powered through your usual 100…read more

Piercing Repairs? I’m All Ears

Posted on January 6th, 2015

By: Jenna Trubschenck, M.S. PA-C Ear gauges have become a prominent part of urban fashion for young people in Western culture. And, although not always referred to as “gauging”, earlobe stretching has been around for ages. One of the earliest instances can be found on the mummified body of Ötzi…read more

Selfie-Ready Skin

Posted on January 4th, 2015

Impromptu photos are being snapped all the time in today’s selfie-obsessed world. You can always delete undesirable ones you take yourself but what about selfies your friends capture that you’re in? Moments later, your less than camera-ready mug could be uploaded to Facebook or Instagram for all the world to…read more