Dermatology Ask A Doctor Questions and Answers on LocateADoc.com

Jan
2002

Q&A: What are my options to remove spider and varicose veins on my legs?

Amy Taub, M.D. Picture - LocateADoc.com I have some spider and vericose (sp?) veins on my legs that I want to have removed. What proceedures are available to me and what type of Dr. do I need to go to? Thank you. View full question & answer >>
Jan
2002

Q&A: What procedures will remove the discolored skin and hair on the chest and breast?

Amy Taub, M.D. Picture - LocateADoc.com I am a young female with a hair growth problem on my chest area and on my breasts. I would like to get rid of the hair, and get rid of the discoloration on the skin in this area. I know this may require ... View full question & answer >>
Jan
2002

Q&A: What should I do if I have tried everything to remove my facial hair and I do not think I can afford laser hair removal?

Amy Taub, M.D. Picture - LocateADoc.com Hello I am a 23 year old White Female and i have facial hair it is not dark, but it is semi-think. Every thing I try makes my face break out. Vaniqa, shaving with an electic razor, and Nair. Please help ... View full question & answer >>
Jan
2002

Q&A: What can I use for facial moisturizing and wrinkle-fighting if my skin is very sensitive to lotions and makeup?

Amy Taub, M.D. Picture - LocateADoc.com I have very sensitive skin. In fact, I don't wear makeup because I can't find any that doesn't make my face itch or burn. What I am looking for is a moisturizer that will help reduce my dry ... View full question & answer >>
Dec
2001

Q&A: My nose has been peeling constantly for months now, no matter how much i put moisturizer on it, if it continues to peel... should i see my doctor or what might it be?

Amy Taub, M.D. Picture - LocateADoc.com My nose has been peeling constantly for months now, no matter how much i put mosturizers on it, it continues to peel... should i see my doctor or what might it be? View full question & answer >>
Dec
2001

Q&A: Should I be concerned and seek immediate treatment for a rash of very small bright read spots below my rib cage and upper legs?

Amy Taub, M.D. Picture - LocateADoc.com I have just noticed a rash of what I believe are petechiae on my abdomen and upper legs. The rash is made up of very small bright red spots that look kind of like paint splatter; it starts just below ... View full question & answer >>
Dec
2001

Q&A: Do I need to stop taking Accutane for acne if I need to have a wisdom tooth removed?

I've been taking Accutane for acne 20 mg (.5mg/kg) once a day for 5 weeks . I have since developed an infection around a wisdom tooth, and it looks like it needs to be removed. Should I stop the Accutane, ... View full question & answer >>
Dec
2001

Q&A: What do you recommend to lighten my dark African-American skin to deal with acne spots?

Amy Taub, M.D. Picture - LocateADoc.com I AM AFRICAN AMERICAN WOMAN WITH VERY DARK SKIN. I HAVE A LOT OF ACNE SPOTS ON MY SKIN. I WAS THINKING ABOUT TO BUY SKIN BLEACHING PRODUCTS TO HELP MY SKIN BO BE LIGHTER. PLEASE GIVE SOME IDEAS ON WHAT ... View full question & answer >>
Dec
2001

Q&A: What would be the most cost effective way to remove wrinkles and laugh lines on my face?

Amy Taub, M.D. Picture - LocateADoc.com i turned 40 this year and have noticed the wrinkles around my eyes and my laugh lines are getting more noticeable, i'm wanting to do something about this soon to avoid furter signs of aging. i don't ... View full question & answer >>
Dec
2001

Q&A: What treatments are there to remove dark pigment scars resulting from past acne on my back?

Amy Taub, M.D. Picture - LocateADoc.com My questions regards bad achne scars. I have had bad achne problems through out my teenage years and now it has somewhat scared my back with dark pigments that's obvious when i take off my shirts. ... View full question & answer >>