Bruising: Why?, What?, How?

Why do we bruise? Bruising is caused by a small injury or procedure in our case, which causes tiny blood vessels also known as capillaries to burst. Blood then gets trapped below the skin's surface which causes the bruise. What procedures cause bruising? In Dermatology there are some procedures ...

Winter Skin = Dry Skin!

How many times have you said already this season...My skin is so dry!!! Well it’s that time of year to manage our moisture in and out. In order to get rid of winter skin, you will have to give your skin care routine a boost. Dry skin can be extremely uncomfortable and depending where you live it ...

What Are Your New Year’s Resolutions?

It’s always challenging to stick to resolutions that are too out of touch with our everyday routine.  Best to start small and work your way up. At Skin Resource.MD, we have a few resolutions to start 2018 for healthier skin and healthier habits. 1. Stick to a simple daily skin care regimen. It is...

Kelly's Thoughts on Things - Review of Skin Resource.MD Products

WAKE-UP YOUR FAMILY’S SKIN CARE ROUTINE WITH SKIN RESOURCE.MD December 22, 2017 by Lauren G. Leave a Comment Modern life takes its toll on our skin all the time. The constant pressure, stress, pollution, sun exposure, even the food we eat, may leave skin looking dull and worn out over the year...

Vital Vitamin D - Know the Facts

Why is this important you ask? Dr. Paul Dean, one of our practicing Dermatologist at Skin Resource.MD is a huge advocate of Vitamin D. If you know him, you know about taking your Vitamin D daily. Here is what you need to know: A sufficient amount of Vitamin D is important for normal growth deve...

Antioxidants... What are they? And how can they benefit my skin?

Antioxidants are substances that protect our bodies from free radical damage that occurs from exposure to certain chemicals such as pollution and radiation. There are large amounts of antioxidants found in fruits, vegetables, nuts and whole grains. Consuming these antioxidant rich foods will bene...

You're not out of the sun yet...

Just because we are transitioning away from summer this by no means is an indication that our sunscreen routine should change. Your sun protection routine should include using an SPF of at least 30 daily. If you are going to be getting longer exposure to the sun then sleeves and hats and glasses ...

Changing Season... Changing Skin

As we approach a new season it is important to remember that our environment affects the way our skin may react to weather and other environmental changes. So we must learn to modify and adjust our existing skin care routine. Fall is a transitional phase, blemishes may return in full force since ...

Take Charge of YOU…

At Skin Resource.MD we have been empowering people to design their own skin regimen, use what works best for their skin...Prescribing it for themselves. Since the mid eighties Skin Resource has been using the words Prescribe it For Yourself. It started with the philosophy of why not let patients...

Helping others never made you Look and Feel so good…

Your Participation strengthens our commitment and mission to help give back. At Skin Resource.MD we are very proud that we are supporting the developing country of Zimbabwe with our use of the fruit from the baobab tree. The baobab fruit provides additional income to support families in the poo...