Dermatology Ask A Doctor Questions and Answers on LocateADoc.com

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 >>
Dec
2001

Q&A: What can I do to get rid of acne, especially when it appears when my period is near?

Amy Taub, M.D. Picture - LocateADoc.com plz help, i got numerous breakouts, i tried almost everyhting but my acne still not clearing specially when my period is getting near..can you recommend something to get rid of my acne ..plz i really ... View full question & answer >>
Dec
2001

Q&A: Is hair transplant a good option for a person losing hair?

Amy Taub, M.D. Picture - LocateADoc.com I am losing my hair. Will hair implant work for me? What area the goods and bads about hair implantation? View full question & answer >>
Nov
2001

Q&A: Should I continue topical treatments or consider laser hair removal to deal with chronic razor bumps from shaving?

Amy Taub, M.D. Picture - LocateADoc.com I am a 23 y/o african american male with a problem with razorbumps.What should I do? Should I continue use of topical treatments or should I go ahead with the laser hair removal treatment? If so, What ... View full question & answer >>
Nov
2001

Q&A: Can you recommend a good doctor for a second opinion regarding the loss of my figure nail and no re-growth for over a year?

Amy Taub, M.D. Picture - LocateADoc.com My nail on my left hand (ringfinger) is just about gone. It started out as a white spot and eventually the whole nail lifted from the nail bed. I've been to Kaiser about 3 times and had it tested ... View full question & answer >>
Nov
2001

Q&A: How long does adult onset acne typically last?

Amy Taub, M.D. Picture - LocateADoc.com How long does adult onset acne typically last? View full question & answer >>
Nov
2001

Q&A: What should my mother do for a 5-month old, oblong, quarter-sized, rough-textured patch on her cheek from sun burn?

Amy Taub, M.D. Picture - LocateADoc.com My mother (57) sunburned her face 2x this year. In June a patch formed on her cheek below her orbital bone. It was small like a pimple but now it is the size of a quarter and oblong in shape. It is rough ... View full question & answer >>
Nov
2001

Q&A: I have flat warts on my face and they are spreading. Is there any type of cosmetic surgery that I can have done?

Amy Taub, M.D. Picture - LocateADoc.com I have flat warts on my face. I have had them frozen and I have been using Aldara, but they are spreading. I am desperate to stop them from spreading all over my face. Is there any type of cosmetic surgery ... View full question & answer >>