Rebecca Lu, MD, FAAD Mohs and Dermatologic Surgeon Now that spring is finally around the corner, it’s time to revive that dull winter skin. Harsh winter weather, freezing winds, and low humidity wreak havoc on the skin. Check out these skincare tips to brighten and rejuvenate your skin in time for spring! Exfoliate- Exfoliation is
Nearly 5 million people each year are diagnosed with skin cancer in the U.S. This is more than the incidence of breast, colon, prostate, and lung cancer combined. A recent study in the Archives of Dermatology found that there has been a 300 percent rise in skin cancer incidence since 1994, making skin cancer an
Dr. Lu offers her personal recommendations for protecting your skin and your family’s skin from the strong rays of the summer sun. Sunscreen SPF 30 or higher broad spectrum protection, and apply 20 minutes before heading out Make sure to apply an adequate amount, which is about 1 oz (shot glass) to cover entire body.