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Importance of Moisturizing after Hand Washing

As the number of COVID-19 cases continues to climb, health officials have been urging Americans to wash their hands at every opportunity. Hand washing is critical to the effort to stop the spread of the virus.

Apr 3rd, 2020
How to Break a Sweat Without Causing Acne

If you’ve been hitting the gym on account of your New Year’s resolutions, it is likely that you are reaping the benefits, including improved overall health and mood. However, gymgoers may also find that their skin is breaking out more than usual...

Jan 24th, 2020
What is a Hydrafacial?

If you're looking for an affordable, low-maintenance way to improve your skin's tone and texture, look no further than the dermatologists at Warrenton Dermatology & Skin Therapy Center in Warrenton, VA.

Oct 22nd, 2019
8 Most Frequently Asked Questions About CoolSculpting

It may sound too good to be true, but it’s really that good! CoolSculpting is a non-invasive fat reduction and body contouring treatment offered at Warrenton Dermatology & Skin Therapy Center in Warrenton, VA.

Aug 19th, 2019
What exactly is a "PA-C"?

When going to a doctor's office, you may have seen medical providers that do not have the designation M.D. (Medical Doctor) after their name. Do you ever wonder what "PA-C" means?

Jun 18th, 2019
How Botox Treatment Can Improve Your Appearance

Do you wish you could smooth away lines and wrinkles from your face? Have you been contemplating ways to refresh and rejuvenate your appearance? If so, then you may be wondering what options are out Botoxthere that can target and...

Jun 4th, 2019
Discover The Benefits of Lip Fillers

Are you noticing the early signs of aging in your face, especially around your lips? Are you unhappy with your lips? Did you know you can do something about it? The answer you are looking for could be dermal fillers for your lips!

May 29th, 2019
PRP for Hair Loss

Research Demonstrates Potential of Platelet-Rich Plasma Therapy for Hair Loss Board-certified dermatologists can help patients determine the best treatment option for them

May 28th, 2019
Is Basal Cell Carcinoma Serious? Ask Hugh Jackman…

Hugh Jackman is no stranger to skin cancer, and he wants to raise awareness regarding the importance of sun protection and regular skin checks. The Australian actor has posted several photos of himself showing the aftermath of skin cancer surgery.

Mar 20th, 2019
Tips for Managing Cold Sores

If you carry the herpes simplex virus, you will most likely experience cold sores at some point. Here are some tips for things you can do at home to help manage cold sores...

Feb 25th, 2019
Frostbite: Prevention and Treatment

When the temperature dips below freezing, it’s critical to protect your skin from cold-weather health risks. Frostbite occurs when the skin (and sometimes the tissue beneath the skin) freezes due to prolonged exposure to cold temperatures.

Feb 25th, 2019
Lumps & Bumps - Cause for Concern?

Lumps and bumps that are present under the skin should always be checked by a dermatologist. A lump or bump which is new, getting bigger, is tender or painful needs to be checked.

Jan 30th, 2019
Is Coolsculpting Right for Me?

Losing weight should be as simple as eating right and exercising regularly but we all know it isn’t always that easy. From our stomach to our thighs, many of us deal with problem areas that still carry unwanted fat despite our best efforts.

Jan 1st, 2019
Discover The Benefits Of Juvederm® Voluma XC

When you’re young, your face is full of collagen and healthy skin cells that give you a fresh, youthful, and vibrant appearance. As you age and are constantly exposed to the sun’s harsh rays, you lose some of that valuable tissue and the skin may...

Nov 26th, 2018
How To Treat A First-Degree-Minor Burn

According to dermatologists from the American Academy of Dermatology (AAD), first-degree burns are very common and frequently occur after accidentally touching a hot stove, curling iron or hair straightener.

Jul 13th, 2018
Could Lip Fillers Help Me?

Full lips have always been in fashion, but not everyone's genetics get the message. Lip liners and glosses can only do so much, and your might not feel comfortable with the idea of surgery.

Jul 9th, 2018
Microneedling vs. Microdermabrasion

Microdermabrasion is one of the top 5 non-surgical procedures performed by medical providers. Using a mechanical device, the provider exfoliates the skin surface with an ablative material, like sodium bicarbonate crystals, to scrub off dead and...

Mar 4th, 2018
Microneedling 101

Microneedling is a professional esthetic treatment to reduce the signs of aging (like fine lines, wrinkles, large pores, texture irregularities) and acne scarring. Like the name implies, we use a device called the SkinPen...

Feb 4th, 2018
How to Treat Your Acne

Your teen years may be several decades behind you, but your skin may not have gotten the message. Acne can affect people at any timeacne in their life; 20% of its sufferers are adults.

Jan 3rd, 2018
Does Hair Loss Get Worse In Autumn?

With more than 35 million men and more than 21 million women currently suffering from hair loss in the United States alone, it is easy to understand why fear of losing hair is something that can affect us all. This fear has led many to speculate wildly...

Dec 7th, 2017
Moisturizers and Luminosity

Moisturizers, Luminosity & Skin Firmness Q & A Q: How does a moisturizer increase skin firmness? A: “Increased firmness” is commonly used by skincare companies to describe the beneficial effects of moisturizers. 

Oct 12th, 2017
Rosacea: What You Need to Know

Rosacea: What You Need to Know Rosacea is a skin disorder which causes inflammation and red coloring of the skin, especially on the face. It can also impacts the ears, chest, and back. In addition to a “flushed” appearance, pimples and bumps may...

Sep 5th, 2017
What The Alma Harmony Photofacial Can Do For Your Skin

Two things are unavoidable facts of life: the sun shines, and we all get older. Sun and age affect how our skin looks as brown spots, wrinkles and discolorations form on previously clear and youthful skin. But, don't despair. You can repair your sun ...

Aug 22nd, 2017
When Should I Have My Mole Checked?

Worried about that mole? Skin cancer is the most common type of cancer. If skin cancer is detected early, it is more easily treatable. Dr. Juan-Carlos Caballero of Warrenton Dermatology & Skin Therapy Center in Warrenton, VA, offers skin cancer...

Jun 8th, 2017
What is Eczema?

Eczema Also called “dermatitis,” eczema refers to several different rash-like conditions where the skin is inflamed, red and irritated. The most severe and long-lasting type of eczema is atopic dermatitis. During a flare-up, the skin becomes ...

May 6th, 2017
Parabens

Parabens are preservatives frequently used in skin care products. They were commercialized in the 1950s and possess antifungal and antibacterial properties.

Apr 28th, 2017
What's Juvederm Voluma® XC?

Find out more about this unique dermal filler and what it can do to boost your skin’s appearance.juvederm As we get older we start to notice that our once supple and cherub-like cheeks are now sagging and sinking. If only there was a simple way to fix...

Mar 20th, 2017
Teens & Tanning

Skin cancer is the most frequently diagnosed cancer in the United States, and recent findings indicate that non-melanoma skin cancer is increasing in young adults, especially young women. It has been shown that ultraviolet light exposure early in life ...

Mar 15th, 2017
Who Can Benefit from a Chemical Peel... And Why Now?

Most of us are dealing with some sort of skin condition, such as sun damage, wrinkles, acne, acne scarring, or Melasma. If you fall into this category, now is the perfect time to correct and refresh your skin with a chemical peel. Chemical peeling is...

Feb 1st, 2017
The Best Way to Care for Your Skin

If you want skin that seems to glow from within then it’s time you upped your skincare routine. Everyone wants healthy, radiant skin but you would be surprised how many people don’t do the things necessary to keep their skin looking and...

Jan 26th, 2017
5 Things Your Hands May Be Telling You

Our hands are one of the most important parts of our body when it comes to day-to- day activities, and they are revealing, too. "It used to be common for doctors to look at the hands for important clues to overall health," says endocrinologist...

Jan 23rd, 2017
Why Do Some Vitamin C Products Turn Orange on the Skin?

Article Excerpts from Dermatology Times Many state-of- the-art skin products contain vitamin C, a potent antioxidant which is important to skin health. Vitamin C is actually a secondary antioxidant in the skin, able to donate an electron to vitamin E, ...

Dec 27th, 2016
How Can I Treat My Dry Skin?

All of us have likely experienced the discomfort of dry, itchy skin at some time in our lives, and a few applications of lotion is often dry skinenough to control it. But for people who deal with chronically dry skin, it can affect their daily lives,...

Dec 7th, 2016
Dry, Brittle Nails - Why It Happens & What You Can Do About It

Your nails dry out as you age, losing the natural oils which act as a glue to hold the nail layers together. Exposing your hands to harsh soaps, cleaning products, solvents and rough work makes things worse. At first your nails begin to ‘fray’ ...

Dec 6th, 2016
Winter Skincare Tips

Winter means battling harsh weather conditions and even harsher skin conditions. This means that you will need to have a seasonal skincare shift: Exfoliate and Hydrate For most people, winter brings dry, dehydrated skin to the forefront. However,...

Nov 23rd, 2016
Mediterranean Diet and Skin Health

There have been many studies about how diet impacts skin disease. The exciting takeaway from most of these studies is that we can, in part, control our overall skin health and appearance through diet. One such study of the Mediterranean diet,...

Sep 23rd, 2016
How Safe is Tattoo Ink?

Before you get that dolphin tattooed on your ankle or "Mom" on your bicep, be aware: The ink used in tattoos may be harmful -- even years later. A new report has raised questions about the safety of tattoo inks used in Europe, most of which are...

Sep 14th, 2016
Zika: Choosing the Right Insect Repellent

Summer may be winding down, but we are still spending a lot of time outdoors. As such, we will continue to be exposed to biting insects, like mosquitoes. With increasing concern about the spread of the Zika virus in the United States, it is...

Sep 8th, 2016
What Voluma® Could Do for You

When comparing pictures of a face taken 20 to 30 years apart, it's likely that while the general shape and contours of the face will mostly look the same, the face will look rounder and fuller in the younger version of the picture.

Aug 22nd, 2016
Habits That Could Be Causing Your Acne

While acne is famous for being a teenager’s concern, this frustrating condition can also occur in adulthood and take a toll on your confidence. However, in many cases, acne can be prevented or treated by simply changing the bad habits that cause it.

Aug 10th, 2016
Lice! What to Do and How to Treat

Excerpts from Dermatology Times 7/20/16 School will soon be back in session, and unfortunately, this usually means an uptick in the incidence of head-lice. Do you know what to do if your child comes home from school with lice?

Aug 3rd, 2016
The Buzz On Bites

This time of year, you are bound to encounter plenty of flying pests, who threaten to put a damper on your summer fun. Most everyone has had an insect bite or sting at some point. Most bites or stings, whether from mosquitoes, flies, bees, or wasps,...

Jul 15th, 2016
Skin Care Tips for Teens

As a teen, you are just the right age to start taking care of your skin properly. This will help avoid skin care problems caused by improper habits. Good skin care doesn't take a lot of time and doesn't have to cost a lot of money.

Jun 29th, 2016
May is Melanoma Awareness Month

Skin cancer is the most common cancer in the United States, affecting one in five Americans. In fact, it is estimated that more than 8,500 people are diagnosed with skin cancer every day, and one person dies of melanoma, the deadliest form of...

May 4th, 2016
Nail Health

Changes in Your Fingernails/Toenails Can Signal Larger Health Problems Important information about nail health from the American Academy of Dermatology: Our nails often reflect our general state of health. Changes in the nail, such as discoloration or...

Apr 26th, 2016
Ways to Prevent Skin Cancer

Find out how you can protect your healthy skin from skin cancer. Spring has sprung and before long we will all be enjoying the benefits of summer. Maybe you and your family are planning to take that much-needed beach vacation or you are planning to...

Apr 19th, 2016
Infrared Rays What Your Sunscreen May Be Missing

When it comes to protecting your skin, using the right sunscreen with UVA/UVB protection is of the utmost importance. However, if that’s all it has, it won’t be enough. Your sunscreen also needs to protect skin from infrared-A (aka IRA) rays as well,...

Feb 19th, 2016
Reasons To Visit The Dermatologist

Do you have stubborn acne that will not go away? How about fine lines or wrinkles you wish were not there? From Botox to skin cancer removal, your dermatologist Juan-Carlos Caballero, M.D. is available for a wide variety of procedures.

Feb 3rd, 2016
Welcome Blog

Welcome to the Blog of Warrenton Dermatology & Skin Therapy Center Whether you are an existing patient or searching for a dermatologist in the Warrenton, VA area, we’re excited you are here. With the dermatology industry advancing,...

Sep 11th, 2015