Basal Cell Biography

Basal Cell Biography

Posted: May 16th, 2018 in
I have a distinct memory of my 4th grade classroom filled with the smell of vinegar because Mrs. Quinn, my teacher, had sun burned herself so badly while on vacation that the only way she could get relief was by spraying herself all over with the stuff. I...


The Woes of Warts by Wayne Emineth PA-C

The Woes of Warts by Wayne Emineth PA-C

Posted: May 10th, 2018 in
Warts are caused by a group of viruses collectively known as Human Papilloma Viruses.   Viruses hijack skin cells and use the cell’s own machinery to make more viruses.  These viruses later infect other cells and the viral infection propagates. Unlike...


The Woes of Warts by Wayne Emineth PA-C

The Woes of Warts by Wayne Emineth PA-C

Posted: May 10th, 2018 in
Warts are caused by a group of viruses collectively known as Human Papilloma Viruses.   Viruses hijack skin cells and use the cell’s own machinery to make more viruses.  These viruses later infect other cells and the viral infection propagates. Unlike...


MiraDry Is No Sweat!

MiraDry Is No Sweat!

Posted: May 2nd, 2018 in
This is not a lazy person’s desire to stop using deoderant—this is a quality of life decision that has saved me from changing shirts throughout the day and put an end to the giant, stinky sweat rings forever! The MiraDry procedure itself was no sweat, and...


MiraDry Is No Sweat!

MiraDry Is No Sweat!

Posted: May 2nd, 2018 in
This is not a lazy person’s desire to stop using deoderant—this is a quality of life decision that has saved me from changing shirts throughout the day and put an end to the giant, stinky sweat rings forever! The MiraDry procedure itself was no sweat, and...


Smartlipo Laser-assisted Liposuction

Smartlipo Laser-assisted Liposuction

Posted: April 11th, 2018 in
I'm a 54-year-old female, 5'5-1/2 and 135 pounds.  If you saw me, you would think I was thin; that's because I am small in most places. I have skinny legs, small hips and a little bottom. For the past 10 years, I worked out twice a week with a trainer and...


A Patients’s Perspective of CoolSculpting at Dermatology Affiliates by: Virginia

A Patients’s Perspective of CoolSculpting at Dermatology Affiliates by: Virginia

Posted: April 6th, 2018 in
Yes, it is true that we are our own worst critics when it comes to judging our appearance. That is probably most evident by how we judge our bodies. As a 23-year-old female the pressure to look perfect is always around me. I try to keep a reasonable...


Preventing the Patchy, Pestering, Pruritis of Poison Ivy and Poison Oak. By Wayne Emineth PA-C

Preventing the Patchy, Pestering, Pruritis of Poison Ivy and Poison Oak. By Wayne Emineth PA-C

Posted: March 27th, 2018 in
Poison ivy leaves and stems produces an oily resin called urushiol. This resin is very stable and can last for weeks on shoes, garden tools, backpacks, tents, yard furniture and even on pine straw over which the poison ivy has grown. Washing the resin off...


Pearls for Preventing the Plights of Pollen Season Part 2 by Wayne Emineth PA-C

Pearls for Preventing the Plights of Pollen Season Part 2 by Wayne Emineth PA-C

Posted: March 15th, 2018 in
Sinuses and Sneezing. Two natural remedies that no one uses but are highly effective are nasal saline rinses and Vaseline in the nose. I do not like the plastic squeeze bottles of saline because they tend to suck bacteria from the nose back into the bottle....


Pearls for Preventing the Plights of Pollen Season Part 1 by Wayne Emineth PA-C

Pearls for Preventing the Plights of Pollen Season Part 1 by Wayne Emineth PA-C

Posted: March 13th, 2018 in
Eyelids and Eyes. Pollen floating in the air will stick to the surface of the eye causing the eyes to itch.  Rubbing the eyes can cause a red, itchy irritant rash on the eyelids (eyelid dermatitis). Some tips to help with eye allergy symptoms and eyelid...