New York City dermatologist Gary Goldenberg, MD, has his share of fans – that’s for sure. And there is good reason for it: He is as adept at addressing the signs of aging in subtle, yet noticeable ways as he is at treating vexing skin conditions such as psoriasis and rosacea, and early detection and treatment of skin cancer.
“I practice holistic dermatology – focusing on the medical, cosmetic and surgical dermatological needs of my patients,” says Goldenberg, the Medical Director of the Dermatology Faculty Practice at The Mount Sinai Medical Center, and an Assistant Clinical Professor of Dermatology at The Mount Sinai School of Medicine in New York City.
He chatted with Beaut
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At first, the words “drinkable sunscreen” sound like an oxymoron. Who, after all, would want to down a bottle of broad spectrum SPF?
But this new dietary supplement, the brainchild of Ben Johnson, MD, founder and formulator of Osmosis Pur Medical Skincare, is actually purified water that is imprinted with unique, vibrational waves which isolate out the precise frequencies needed to protect you from UV rays.
The idea behind this technique, according to Dr. Johnson, is to address the factor of the skin’s innate protection mechanisms. “UV Neutralizer, like all sunscreens, provides a majority o
May is Skin Cancer Awareness Month and a good time to examine your body for potential problem spots. Among the most common skin cancers – which include melanoma, basal cell carcinoma and squamous cell carcinoma – melanoma is the most serious and potentially deadly. It must be treated and surgically removed for survival.
The good news is that if diagnosed and removed while in its early stages, melanoma is almost 100 percent curable. Unfortunately, once it spreads it is difficult to treat and is frequently deadly.
“Prevention, early detection and surgical treatment still offer the best chance for survival of melanoma,” said Dr. Gary Goldenberg, a New York-based board-certified de