Simple Skin Blog

  1. The Different Types of Laser Skin Resurfacing

    Lasers are versatile tools that have delivered many advances in dermatology and dermatologic surgery. They offer the precise treatment of a wide range of applications with a relatively short and easy recovery time. At Marmur Medical, we are passionate about your journey to healthy skin. Celebrity dermatologist Dr. Ellen Marmur and the Marmur Medical team… Read More

  2. CoolTone vs CoolSculpting: How They Work Together

    With new non-invasive technology, it’s possible to reduce fat, sculpt your body’s contours, and tone your muscles. In fact, it’s never been easier! When administered by Marmur Medical’s distinguished specialists, you can be sure that CoolTone® and CoolSculpting® body contouring tools are not only safe but incredibly effective. At Marmur Medical, we are passionate about… Read More

  3. Treating Different Kinds of Skin Conditions

    Your unique skin conditions and concerns reflect the life you’ve experienced, and you deserve treatments as unique as you are. At Marmur Medical, we combine the best aspects of medical, cosmetic, and surgical dermatology to treat all of your skin conditions. In our state-of-the-art NYC dermatology facilities, our expert team offers simple, straightforward solutions that will… Read More

  4. Your BFF You Never Knew You Had: The Acid Mantle

    By Lena Ladenheim, RN, BSN. Acid mantle: /ˈasəd/ man(t)l/. noun. Composed of sebum, natural oils, retained stratum corneum and sweat, it is a both a delicate as well as a slightly acidic barrier, coating the surface of our skin which works to protect us from potentially harmful toxins and impurities as well as working to retain moisture and hydration. The… Read More

  5. Let’s Talk Maskne–4 Easy Steps to Combat Mask Acne!

    Since June is National Acne Awareness Month, let’s talk about something all too common in today’s new normal, “Maskne.” Recently, we have seen so many patients presenting to the office with concerns of breakouts appearing at the exact spot where the mask sits on their face. This acne or “maskne” is mainly caused by friction… Read More

  6. New Teledermatology!

    Dear Patients and Friends, Marmur Medical hopes you are staying safe and would like to keep everyone safe by offering Teledermatology services to patients.  Our new Teledermatology services will allow patients to continue their care with the physicians they know and trust while staying safe in the comfort of their own home. We are seeing… Read More

  7. Good Light vs. Bad Light

    by Jennifer Schloth, PA at Marmur Medical Now that summer has officially arrived, we hope you are all outside enjoying the beautiful weather exercising and relaxing.  We are bike riding, swimming in the water, surfing, paddle boarding, kayaking, hiking, etc. We love the sun and it’s vitamin D boosting benefit, but ultimately too much UV… Read More

  8. Your Feelings are in Your Face

    A patient testimonial by Emily Tepper: Twice now I have come for treatment with Dr. Marmur and experienced exactly where beauty and wellness intersect. The drooping in my facial tissue was from difficult emotional experiences from my past. The solution I needed was not to process or analyze or feel them anymore, but to remove… Read More

  9. Face Transplants- A Second Chance at Life

    The extreme disfigurement of a face by trauma, burns or birth defects has long been the realm of horror films (think Freddy Kreuger). There is something about the disfigurement of a face that evokes a revulsion and fear that mutation of a limb or other part of the body would not. Sadly, for those who… Read More

  10. New Hope For Alopecia Patients

    My name is Tova Younger and I am a Physician Assistant student at SUNY Downstate Medical Center. I am thrilled to be spending my Dermatology rotation at Marmur Medical, where a broad range of dermatologic conditions are treated. Today, I’d like to discuss hair. We have all heard of the phrase “Having a great hair… Read More