April has been designated Rosacea Awareness Month by the National Rosacea Society (NRS)—the world’s largest organization dedicated to improving the lives of those suffering from this prevalent disorder. This increasingly common yet under-treated skin ailment can lead to pain and discomfort, affect your relationships, and ruin your self-confidence. Here we’ll take a closer look at rosacea and how best to treat it.
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Moles on your skin are usually no big deal. They often appear during childhood and adolescence and can become lighter or darker as the years go by. However, sometimes what look to be common, harmless spots can be a sign of something far more dangerous—melanoma. If you think you have a growth that’s more than just a benign mark, it may be time for mole removal in Seattle with Dr. Greene.
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The aging process affects everyone—not just women. Then why should the ladies be the only ones doing something about it? Turns out, they’re not. Now, more and more men are speaking out about their battles against wrinkles, fine lines, and other signs of aging. These male celebs are just a few of the many who are defying the hands of time with Botox®.
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Over the past several years, RealSelf has become a popular online community for those interested in learning more about plastic surgery and other cosmetic treatments. It’s a vast network of resources like before and after photos, forums where you can ask and answer questions, and information about different procedures, techniques, and qualified providers in your area. This year, we are so happy to announce that our very own Dr. Steven Greene has joined the exclusive Top Doctor club on RealSelf.com! Continue reading “This Just In: Dr. Greene has Achieved Top Doctor Status on RealSelf!” »
If you’ve been on the fence about this issue, think no further—yes, sunscreens indoors all year round is a must. At the Advanced Dermatology and Laser Institute of Seattle, we cannot stress enough, sunscreen is the key to preventing skin cancer and is our biggest ally when it comes to warding off signs of ageing. Both reasons ought to be enough to get you apply a layer of sunscreen at least once a day.
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Are you sick of staring at fine lines and wrinkles? Tired of searching for ways to cover up acne scars? Age and sun spots got you down? If so, laser resurfacing with Dr. Greene at Advanced Dermatology and Laser Institute of Seattle is for you!
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For anyone who is considering an injectable treatment, finding the right practitioner and treatment can feel much like a finding a needle in a haystack. Finding an experienced, well-versed, and skilled injector can be an overwhelming task and you may very well feel like you are wading through unchartered waters. Halt your search! Look no further than Seattle’s very own master injector, Dr. Greene.
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A change in seasons also calls for a change in your skincare routine! It’s that time of year to reorganize your cosmetics drawer with products that combat the harsher fall and soon-to-be winter weather. From barrier creams to bath oils, Dr. Steven Greene gives his professional input on effective treatment regimens for the seasonal skin sufferer.Continue reading “Seasonal Skin Update” »
Your morning skincare routine may look a bit like this: cleanse, moisturize, protect, and beautify. Sound familiar? How likely are you to re-apply sunscreen throughout the day? How likely are you to apply sunscreen at all? Continue reading “Sunscreen Without the Mess” »