Patient Education

Our team of professionals and staff believe that informed patients are better equipped to make decisions regarding their health and well-being. For your personal use, we have created an extensive patient library covering an array of educational topics, which can be found on the side of each page. Browse through these diagnoses and treatments to learn more about topics of interest to you.

As always, you can contact our office to answer any questions or concerns.

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... Acne Birthmarks Boils Botox and Fillers Cancer Screening Chemical Peels Chicken Pox Cosmetic Dermatology  Cysts Dermabrasion Dermatitis Eczema Hair Infections Laser Hair Removal Laser Skin Treatment Microdermabrasion Moles Poison Ivy Psoriasis Biologics Rashes Rosacea Scars Shingles Skin Cancers Varicose Veins Warts Wrinkles Acne Acne is the most frequent skin condition seen by medical professionals...

Protecting Your Skin from Sun Damage
...Dangerous ultraviolet B (UVB) and ultraviolet A (UVA) rays damage skin, which leads to premature wrinkles, skin cancer and other skin problems...

Botox and Fillers
Home >Services >Botox and Fillers Information on Botox and Fillers Do your facial wrinkles make you feel older than you are...

Cosmetic Dermatology
...From not wearing sunscreen to exposing our skin to the elements, it’s no wonder that sunspots, wrinkles and other issues show up over time...

Wrinkle Prevention: Minimize Fine Lines and Maximize Your Youthfulness
The telltale signs of aging skin—wrinkles, puffy eyes, age spots—may start to appear as we grow older...

Rejuvenate Your Appearance With Botox and Fillers
...Fine lines, forehead wrinkling, and crow's feet around the eyes show the world your age, but why let people label your personality because of some wrinkles or facial sagging...

Smooth Away Your Wrinkles in Minutes: Is Botox Right for You?
Forehead wrinkles...

Rejuvenate Your Skin With Microdermabrasion
... Since this treatment removes the outer layers of the skin, it can reduce the appearance of acne scars, lines and wrinkles, stretch marks, age spots and other imperfections...

How to Treat Facial Scarring
...Dermabrasion is used to effectively reduce the appearance of wrinkles, fine lines, enlarged pores and acne scars...

Discover Your Cosmetic Dermatology Options
... Botox The lines and wrinkles that appear whenever you smile or frown can be smoothed away with Botox treatment...

The Benefits of Botox
...It can remove your wrinkles...

What Botox and Fillers Can Do for You
...Eastern uses BOTOX Cosmetic®, DYSPORT®, and dermal fillers (such as Restylane® and Juvederm®) to smooth wrinkles, lessen scarring, and more...

Are Fillers Right for You?
...You want to erase facial wrinkles...

Protecting Yourself from the Sun
...Dangerous ultraviolet B (UVB) and ultraviolet A (UVA) rays damage skin, which leads to premature wrinkles, skin cancer and other skin problems...

Preventing Wrinkles
The telltale signs of aging skin—wrinkles, puffy eyes, age spots—may start to appear as we grow older...

How Chemical Peels Can Help You
If you’re bothered by fine lines, wrinkles, acne scarring or an uneven skin tone, or if you are looking for a simple way to rejuvenate your skin, chemical peels may be a good option for you...

How Botox Can Help You
...If you are looking for a fast, simple, and non-invasive way to smooth away facial lines and wrinkles, talk with our dermatologist about whether Botox could give you the results you want...

Tired of Wrinkles? We Can Help
... Botox is a medical-grade neurotoxin that is injected into the muscles of the face to temporarily stop muscle contractions, which in turn smooths away dynamic lines and wrinkles...

How to Prevent Wrinkles
...Preventing fine lines and wrinkles is certainly easier than trying to treat them once they form...

Discover The Benefits Of Facials
...A facial can be used to treat: Redness and uneven skin tone Hyperpigmentation Fine lines and wrinkles Dry, dull and flaky skin Acne-prone skin Rosacea Eczema Sun damage Enlarged pores One facial won’t be able to address all skin issues you may have, but our dermatological team can work with you to create a customized facial and treatment plan that will be able to treat any and all problems you’re concerned about...

What To Look For When Buying Skin Care Products
...    AHA products shrink enlarged pores, along with smoothing out wrinkles and lines...

Professional Treatments For Your Acne
...They do these by minimizing the look of wrinkles, lines, and sun damage and getting rid of minor scars...

Treating Wrinkles With Botox and Fillers
...Joseph Eastern has several options when helping you combat the premature appearance of wrinkles and lines: Fillers Fillers come in several forms...

Botulinum toxin therapy
...  When treating fine lines and wrinkles, the dermatologist injects botulinum toxin into targeted muscles on the face or neck...

Chemical peels
...  Whether you receive a chemical peel to diminish signs of aging or treat a skin condition, you can see: Fewer lines and wrinkles...

Tattoo removal
...  2Thinkstock image   References: American Academy of Dermatology, “New and improved laser and light treatments take aim at cellulite, fat, tattoos, wrinkles, and sagging skin...

Dry skin
...Without a change in your skin care, dry air can make fine lines and wrinkles more noticeable...

Dyshidrotic eczema
... Botulinum toxin is FDA approved to treat wrinkles and excessive sweating in the underarms — but not DE...

Skin Care on a Budget
...This helps prevent sun damage that could lead to wrinkles, age spots, or even skin cancer...

Wrinkle Remedies
...Getting a tan from the sun or a tanning bed exposes you to harmful UV rays that can accelerate aging, causing wrinkles, age spots, a blotchy complexion and even skin cancer...

Caring for your skin in menopause
... Jowls, slack skin, and wrinkles In menopause, skin quickly loses collagen...

How do I know if I'm using the right sunscreen?
...Studies show that daily use can reduce your risk of: Skin cancer, including melanoma, the most-serious skin cancer Precancerous skin growths that can turn into skin cancer Signs of premature skin aging like age spots, wrinkles, and leathery skin Sunburn Melasma Dark spots on your skin that can appear when acne, psoriasis, or another condition clears Step 2: Consider your skin type, skin conditions, and other needs By limiting your sunscreen choices to ones that contain the 3 essentials, you’ll still have quite a few options...

How to care for your skin in your 60s and 70s
... The benefits of healthy skin care habits include: Prevent (or clear up) a blotchy complexion Retain skin’s youthful firmness longer Reduce fine lines and wrinkles Keep complexion looking brighter and younger Avoid leathery skin Reduce skin cancer risk To help you create your own anti-aging skin care plan, you’ll find key healthy skin care habits below...

Skin tightening can diminish loose skin
...A good moisturizer can plump up your skin, making fine lines and wrinkles less noticeable...

Cosmeceuticals and Your Skin
...Cosmeceuticals include: Anti-aging products that can reduce wrinkles, smooth rough skin and brighten skin tone Creams and lotions that can lighten skin Sunscreen What all these products have in common is the ability to change your skin in order to improve its appearance...

Dangers of Tanning
... WRINKLES UV exposure can increase the signs of aging on your skin...

Facial Rejuvenation
... Treatments provided by dermatologists can: reduce wrinkles treat sun damage restore fullness to the skin improve skin tone and the appearance of blotchiness eliminate visible blood vessels HOW DOES A DERMATOLOGIST TREAT AGING SKIN...

Mature Skin
... WHAT CAUSES WRINKLES...

Squamous Cell Carcinoma
...UV rays from the sun and tanning beds can cause skin cancer and premature aging, like wrinkles...

Your Dermatologist and Insurance
...Examples include: Mohs surgery, a specialized treatment for removing skin cancer; The use of lasers for the treatment of birthmarks, blood vessels, scars, sun damage, tattoos, unwanted hair, and wrinkles; and Tumescent liposuction, a technique developed by dermatologists that removes fat deposits and requires only local Enhancing your skin’s beauty Some dermatologists improve the health and appearance of your skin with a variety of cosmetic treatments, including filling in or smoothing out wrinkles and scars, eliminating spider veins or skin discolorations, laser and light treatments to improve the appearance and texture of your skin, and removing or replacing hair...