Approximately 3% of the population suffer from hyperhidrosis. We discuss the treatment options available.
There’s a lot to be said for genetics when it comes to our skin. We are all endowed with basic structural and surface conditions that mean healthy virgin skin from birth. However, over time, environmental stressors, diet and simple aging cause our skin to deplete.
So what are some of the dermatologically recommended options available? When is the right time to start paying attention to your skin and giving it a little helping hand?
IPL (Intense Pulsed Light) is a treatment that works in a similar way to lasers but uses a range of wavelengths to treat multiple skin issues at once.
Last week our team was dealing with a whole lot of reporters keen to talk to Assoc Prof Greg Goodman about his latest scientific publication, including Channel 7 & 9 News, ABC National Radio, Harpers Bazaar magazine and The Age newspaper. This of course sparked our interest, so we thought we’d find out from the man himself what all the fuss was about.
Running a marathon is tough, but not as tough as many of the challenges faced by people who require help from the Wesley Mission's Crisis & Homelessness center. In this weeks blog DIV dermatologist Dr Katherine Armour explains why she is dedicating her run to this great cause and how we can help her raise some much needed funds.