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Welcome to Medical Dermatology Associates of Chicago! We are board-certified Dermatologists who are serious about taking great care of our patients. We strive to create a personal experience for each and every patient, and we care about doing it right. From checking moles and other skin lesions to managing the most severe skin conditions, our expertise is totally focused on skin health for children and adults.
Some thoughts on a handful of great products to help with redness!
by: Sara Caldwell, Licensed Esthetician
*Keep calm and reduce redness* Blemishes and redness are the hallmarks of rosacea. It is estimated that at least 16 million Americans are affected by this chronic, inflammatory skin condition. The good news is there are several ways to calm this Santa situation down.
*The Camouflage Approach* MD Solar Science Beauty Balm SPF 50 is mineral BB crème that provides sheer coverage and age management benefits in a luxurious, whipped formula. Naturally derived and safer Eco-cert mineral UV protection helps reduce the risk of photo aging and skin cancer. Caffeine and niacinamide help reduce discoloration and redness for a brighter, more even-toned complexion. (MD Solar Science Beauty Balm SPF 50, 1.23 fl oz)
*More Sunscreen Never Hurts* UV Clear Broad-Spectrum SPF 46 by EltaMD provides protection to your complexion to shield your skin from harmful UVA and UVB rays. This face sunscreen's smooth formula includes sodium hyaluronate to moisturize, niacinamide to calm redness and irritation, and lactic acid to keep pores clear and reduce shine. Elta MD UV Clear SPF 46, 1.7 oz)
*Cool Down** Avene Thermal Spring Water is a hydrating mist spray that is enriched with minerals for softening and relieving sensitive skin. These minerals and silica reduce inflammation while leaving a soothing barrier of lightweight moisture over the skin. (Avene Thermal Spring Water, 1.76/5.29 oz)
*The Super Star* Neocutis Peche Redness Control is a clarity-enhancing treatment to calm and reduce redness, blotchiness and blemishes. This product uses Rosaplex, a complex fortified with dextran sulfate, zinc, caffeine, and glycerin to minimize irritation as well as improve overall skin tone. The skin is left looking healthier, clearer and radiant. (Neocutis Peche Redness Control, 1 fl oz) ... See moreSee less
Is there a connection between eczema and food allergies?
According to Chicago Integrative Eczema Center's Dr. Peter Lio, the answer is yes.
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Advances in atopic dermatitis raise bar for treatment Dec 7, 2018Peter A. Lio, M.D.In this article, Dr. Peter A. Lio discusses how recent advances in atopic dermatitis have led to a new standard of care, which aims to keep patients clear safely and maximize improvements in quality of life. READ >>
There is ample metered street parking on Erie, Sedgwick and Huron. There are also 4 public city lots within a three block radius.
We are about 3 blocks from the Chicago-Franklin Brown/Purple Line stop and just a little farther from the Grand Red Line stop. The #65 bus along Grand Avenue at the Orleans stop puts you just 2 blocks away.