While contact dermatitis and the symptoms of eczema (or atopic dermatitis) are often similar, these two conditions are still different from each other. Dr. Paul Yamauchi and the team at Dermatology Institute and Skin Care Center of Santa Monica, California can help patients distinguish between the two to not only get a definitive diagnosis, but […]
Nobody wants to shake hands with someone with a handful of warts— even if they are five years old. Even though warts are most common among young children, adults are still susceptible to getting them all across their body— all the way from their hands to their feet. To help you better understand this condition, […]
In the article, “Can Fordyce Spots Be Dangerous? We Asked the Docs,” Dr. Christine Kim discusses whether or not fordyce spots are something to be worried about. You can read the article here.
If you look at Kim Kardashian, all you will see is a perfect complexion that in many cases has been photoshopped. One thing that you likely won’t see, however, is her psoriasis. Psoriasis is a condition that causes dry, itchy patches to form all across the body and scalp. If you have just been diagnosed […]
Having long, beautifully manicured nails is one way to get closer to being the 4th Kardashian sister. But, if you have yellow, brittle nails, you’re going to resemble a wicked witch more than anything. Nail fungus is a common condition that we at Dermatology Institute & Skin Care Center see our patients for. To help […]