Southlake Dermatology

Ready for a New You? As the summer approaches, you may have a concern about skin issues, or small pockets of fat on the body, loose and sagging skin, or cellulite. Compassion Dermatology can help you to achieve the new look you want for summer. Contact us today for reliable results in a holistic setting […]

Contact Dermatitis | Dermatologist in Fort Worth, TX

Contact dermatitis is a localized rash or skin irritation resulting from contact with irritants or substances you are allergic to. Inflammation occurs in the outermost layer of skin, called the epidermis, and the layer beneath it called the dermis. Discomfort is often present with burning and/or itching in potentially large areas. The affected area often […]

Psoriasis | Dermatologist in Keller, TX

Psoriasis is a chronic autoimmune disease characterized by abnormal skin patches that are red and form plaques of silvery scales on the skin. However, mild cases may appear as nothing more than a dry patch of skin. Psoriasis is not contagious, you cannot pass the condition from one person to another.  The condition typically affects […]

Dermatologist in Southlake, TX

Winter Skin Care For many people, winter leads to dry skin. For some, the dryness is more severe, with itching, cracking, flaking and may even result in eczema. The home’s heating system is a major cause, regardless of type. When your skin condition suffers severe dryness, contact Compassion Dermatology to schedule an appointment with a […]

Dermatologist in Southlake, TX

Dermatology encompasses a wide range of conditions, treatments, and procedures spanning cosmetic, medical, and aesthetic dermatology. From diagnosing and treating skin cancer to laser treatments, Botox, body sculpting, anti-aging, rashes, skin disorders and so many others, dermatologists must be knowledgeable in a very large number of conditions, disorders, and treatment options related to our largest […]

Dermatologist in Keller, TX

Adult Melanoma Melanoma is a type of cancer arising from the pigment-producing cells in the uppermost layer of the skin, called melanocytes. Melanoma that originates in the skin is called cutaneous melanoma. The cause is thought to be genetic damage in the melanocytes due to ultraviolet radiation, which is present in sunlight and in tanning […]

Dermatologist in Fort Worth, TX

Clogged Pores and Acne Clogged pores can result in what is commonly called blackheads. Our first instinct is often to get it out. However, this can lead to injury of the delicate pore and further problems, such as a pimple, or even acne. Pores produce the oil that makes our skin waterproof.  Unfortunately, the oil, […]

Dermatologist in Southlake, TX

Hyperpigmentation, Age Spots, & Melasma Has your skin experienced damage this summer? You may have noticed as your tan deepens, so did your age spots and melasma. Contact Compassion Dermatology to schedule an appointment with a dermatologist in Southlake, TX if you would like to reduce their appearance. Use Sunscreens Use sunscreen every day to […]

Impetigo | Dermatologist in Keller, TX

Impetigo is an extremely contagious skin disease caused by bacteria, typically “staph” (Staphylococcus) or “strep” (Streptococcus) bacteria. Children ages 2 to 5 years of age are the most likely to develop the disease, but older children and adults can also experience it. Furthermore, impetigo can spread to other parts of the body without caution. To […]

Dermatologist in Fort Worth, TX

Treating Hair Loss It is normal to lose about 50 to 100 hairs every day, but if you have thinning hair, or you see bald patches, you may be experiencing hair loss. While hair loss has no effect on your physical health, it can be devastating to your self-image and emotional well being. In the […]