Monthly Archives: September, 2013

  1. Itch – The New Frontier

    Itch is probably the most frequently experienced sensation within a human lifetime. I, for one, know I experience it on a regular basis whether it is a bug-bite, contact dermatitis (exposure to metal, plant-based chemicals such as urishiol from poison ivy/oak/sumac), sunburn, or eczema. For many patients, itch may be a sign of a more… Read More

  2. Who is the freckliest of them all?

    Thanks to celebrities like Gwyneth Paltrow and Emma Stone, freckles are making a comeback. Even with this great news, my facial freckles are somewhat of a sore point with me, when it comes to my overall complexion and appearance. Though my family tried to alleviate my freckle misgivings by telling me, “They’re cute,” or, “They’ll… Read More