Archive for February, 2015

My Wrinkles Are so Dynamic!

Posted on February 25th, 2015

By: Jenna Trubschenck, M.S. PA-C Some facial wrinkles, such as horizontal forehead lines, vertical frown lines (or “elevens”), and crow’s feet are caused by muscle contractions that happen hundreds of times each day and imprint into our skin. These types of wrinkles are considered to be “dynamic”, and, although sometimes…read more

Melasma – a mask nobody likes to wear

Posted on February 16th, 2015

If you’ve got it, you probably find it maddening. You’ve likely experimented with a few things to get rid of it, too….. or at least to cover it up. Meanwhile, you spend time wondering how to avoid getting it at all. And what exactly is it? Read on for a…read more

Inspired by Patient Encounters

Posted on February 11th, 2015

By: Jenna Trubschenck, M.S. PA-C The other day I had a patient come into the office stating that he thought he had herpes on his hand. He had no history of cold sores or genital lesions. He has no known exposure to the herpes virus. He also said he washes…read more

Monkey See, Monkey Do

Posted on February 2nd, 2015

It’s true – actions speak louder than words. If you want your kids to adopt good habits, you need to demonstrate them yourself. Floss regularly? Check. Change your socks and underwear daily? Check. Clean behind your ears? Check. Kids are constantly observing and absorbing lessons. Are you stressing and modeling…read more