Microneedling: A Safe and Effective Way to Improve the Texture of the Skin

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What exactly is microneedling, and is it safe? Microneedling is a minimally-invasive cosmetic procedure that is used to improve fine lines and wrinkles, acne scarring, and pore size. It can be used effectively in most body locations including for wrinkles around the mouth and eyes, as well as thin skin of the hands and neck. Overall, it helps to improve the texture of the skin. With an experienced, board-certified dermatologist, microneedling is a safe and effective treatment.

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Impetigo: What is it and is it Contagious?

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Impetigo is a common bacterial skin infection that causes yellow crusting, red sores, and fluid-filled blisters usually on the face, neck, and hands. It is often seen in children and athletes (especially in contact sports), or in people with skin conditions that cause breaks in the skin. Impetigo is very contagious and can spread quickly on the skin.

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What is Psoriasis and How Can it be Controlled?

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Psoriasis is a common chronic skin disease that generally appears as patches of raised red skin covered by a flaky white buildup. More than 4.5 million adults in the United States have some type of psoriasis. In general, the condition is frequently found on the knees, elbows, scalp, hands, feet or lower back. Certain types of psoriasis may also have a bumpy appearance and cause intense itching and burning. Psoriasis comes in different forms and varying levels of severity.

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Vujevich Dermatology Voted Best Dermatologists in Pittsburgh South!

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Thank you for making it official! The Vujevich Dermatology team is among the best dermatologists in Pittsburgh. Vujevich Dermatology Associates was voted a 2018 Pittsburgh Fan Favorite in the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette. We won first place in skin centers in Pittsburgh South and are so grateful for our patients and fans for helping us becomes one of this year’s winners.

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Dermal Fillers: What Do They Do and What Are They Made From?

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Dermal fillers are injectable treatments that are used to diminish facial lines and restore volume and fullness in areas of the face that have lost it over time, making the face look more balanced and youthful. It is a very common procedure – the second most common cosmetic procedure in the United States. So what exactly can dermal fillers do and what are they made with?

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How to Apply Sunscreen Correctly on Kids – 6 Quick Tips

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As warmer and sunnier days are upon us, it’s important as a parent to know how to apply sunscreen correctly on kids. Practicing sun safety should be a priority, no matter the age. Protecting your skin from the sun is the best practice to help reduce your risk of skin cancer, so teaching your kids good sun sense from a very young age is crucial. Here are six tips on how to apply sunscreen correctly on kids and other helpful ways to protect your child in the sun this summer:

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How Does Botox Work?

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Many people often hear about Botox® treatments in the news when the latest Hollywood celebrity recently had the procedure done. However, lots of people other than celebrities receive Botox® treatments. In fact, Botox® is the most popular non-surgical cosmetic treatment, with over 6.7 million procedures administered each year. So, you ask…how does Botox® actually work?

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Are You Looking For a Dermatologist in Brentwood? (We’ve Got You Covered!)

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Vujevich Dermatology Associates has provided care to Western Pennsylvania for almost 50 years. We’ve been serving patients from our Mt. Lebanon and Washington dermatology offices, and now we’re pleased to announce our third location coming to Brentwood! The new office will open on June 4, 2018 and we’ll be providing our full range of medical and surgical dermatological services.

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