Patient Study: Raising cheeks for a more youthful appearance. This patient came to see me with the primary concern of “looking tired, cross, and droopy.” She desired a more “rested” and “warm” appearance for her upcoming 40th birthday party.
I am part dermatologist, part broken record.
“Wear your sunscreen” is a mantra I repeat endlessly throughout the day. I even once remember saying it Spanish in a dream when I was learning the language. Most people just nod their head politely and go right outside into the sun without a second thought to my words of warning. But I do have patients give me their rebuttals from time to time. I want to share with you some of my favorites.
Let me set this straight: I love milk. I've been drinking it since I was a kid and ice cream just would not be the same without it. But as a dermatologist, I've come to recognize that the white nectar is problematic for the skin.