Sunscreen: Your Skin’s Bodyguard

Mojgan Hosseinipour, D.O. Edited by Paul M. Graham, D.O. Spring is upon us and summer is near. With longer days, many of us will embrace outdoor activities and the sun for the matter. Although there are some benefits to a modest amount of sun exposure, unprotected exposure to ultraviolet (UV) radiation has been proven to [...]

Important Tips for Proper Sun Protection

Paul M. Graham, DO Memorial Day marks the beginning of the summer season and with that in mind, many of you will be spending a lot of time outdoors. Follow these SIX  simple steps below to help maximize your sun protection and preserve your youthful appearance. Make sun protection your #1 priority this holiday weekend! Not only does sun protection [...]

Happy Friday!

Get outside and enjoy the weather this weekend, using a good broad spectrum sunscreen of course! I recommend a product that we gave away in one of our monthly giveaways, La Roche-Posay Anthelios 60 Ultra Light Facial Sunscreen SPF 60 with Antioxidants 1.7 Fl. Oz.. It is a broad-spectrum sunscreen that contains antioxidants to help [...]

Actinic Keratosis: The Basics of Pre-Cancerous Skin Lesions

Sara Wilchowski, PA-C & Paul M. Graham, DO Skin cancer affects nearly 3.3 million individuals each year in the United States. In fact, 1 in 5 people will develop skin cancer during their lifetime. With each additional year, there are more new cases of skin cancer than the combined incidence of breast, prostate, lung, and [...]

Anti-Aging Secrets: The Daily Skincare Routine

Paul M. Graham, D.O. "Protect, Renew, & Restore!" -PMG Developing the perfect skincare regimen is often complicated, if not overwhelming. There are an abundance of products currently on the market, making it nearly impossible to choose the right one. In this article, I will discuss four different categories of products that are vital to your daily skincare routine. In [...]

Sunburn: What Can I Do?

Paul M. Graham, DO Summer is finally here and that means spending a lot more time outdoors. It is almost inevitable that you will experience a sunburn at least once this season if proper sun protection habits are not in place. Depending on the amount of sun exposure that occurs, a sunburn can be quite debilitating, often [...]

Beware Of A Base Tan

Paul M. Graham, DO For decades, people all over the world have participated in an activity that has no scientific backing and is looked upon as a "protective barrier" from the sun. We are talking about a term called a "base tan". A "base tan" is one of the most widely used excuses for visiting tanning [...]