Category Archives: Skin Care

Skin Care Precautions for Gardeners

It’s finally Summer and the garden is in full bloom. That can mean long hours out in the yard and in the garden. Avoid common skin problems due to exposure from the elements and gardening chemicals with these tips on … Continue reading

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How To Boost Your Sunscreen’s Effectiveness

Six Easy Steps To Ensure You’re Getting The Most Out Of Your SPF Seattle has enjoyed a record-breaking streak of sunny weather this year, and for a lot of people that’s meant using more sunscreen than ever. Yet for some … Continue reading

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Ask Heather: What’s The Best Way To Get Rid of Blackheads?

This Month’s Ask Heather Question: What’s the best way to get rid of blackheads and prevent them from coming back? Heather’s Answer: Blackheads are a common issue for many people. They are caused by overactive sebaceous activity (oil production) that … Continue reading

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The WD20 For Summer 2013

The 20 Most Popular Skin Care Products At Westside Dermatology #1 Physical Fusion SPF 50 by SkinCeuticals #2 Latisse by Allergan #3 Renew Overnight Dry by SkinCeuticals #4 Lumiere by Neocutis #5 Lytera Skin Medica #6 Redness Neutralizer by SkinCeuticals … Continue reading

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Ask Heather: Why Won’t This Whitehead Go Away?

This month’s Ask Heather Question: I’ve had a whitehead for a few weeks now. I’ve been really good and haven’t tried to pop it. However, this thing isn’t going away. What do I do? I don’t want this thing on … Continue reading

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Ask Heather: Am I Vain?

This Month’s Ask Heather Question: Am I being vain for concerning myself with my skin’s appearance? Heather’s Answer: I am often faced with this concern from patients who are inquiring about laser procedures for the correction of sun spots, wrinkles … Continue reading

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Ask Heather: Much Ado About Cellulite

This Month’s Ask Heather Question: Is there anything I can do to get rid of the cellulite on the backs of my legs? My husband said he would pay for liposuction if I wanted to get it, but will that … Continue reading

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