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Skin Cancer Prevention 101 Aug 13th, 2020

It doesn’t seem fair that the sun — the source of so much good — can cause cancer. Just like other things we love in life, like sugary sweets and social media, the sun is best in moderation. Too much of it dries out your skin and gives you freckles,...

How CoolSculpting® Can Help You Say Goodbye to Stubborn Fat Jul 20th, 2020

If your body were a simple machine, then decreasing the calories in or increasing your calories out would predictably result in weight loss. And the concept holds true for the most part. If you’re like most people on a weight-loss journey, though, you’ve discovered that your body is a complex...

Hyaluronic Acid: What are its Benefits? Jun 10th, 2020

Once an unpronounceable word that no one had heard of, hyaluronic acid is now all the rage and seemingly in every beauty product on the shelf. But do you really know what it is and how it benefits you? Answering all your questions about this powerful ingredient, Dr. Robert Skaggs...

5 Myths and Facts about Sunscreen Everyone Should Know this Summer May 1st, 2020

Believe it or not, summer’s coming, and soon we’ll all be outdoors again enjoying picnics, sports, and walks in the park. It’s a good time for a refresher course on what those numbers on your bottle of sunscreen mean, and exactly which product is going to protect you. Dr. Robert...

How CoolSculpting® Banishes Stubborn Fat Deposits That Exercise and Diet Haven't Apr 17th, 2020

Weight loss is a tough row to hoe for everyone. Success takes a combination of determination, dedication, discipline, and self-control. That’s why it’s particularly frustrating when you get close to your goal, only to hit a roadblock made up of stubborn pockets of fat.  At the Kentucky Skin Cancer Center,...

Why You Want an Experienced Medical Professional to Administer Your Botox® Mar 13th, 2020

Botox® has been the top choice for minimally invasive cosmetic procedures for two decades, and it shows no signs of slowing down. In 2018 alone, nearly 7.5 million Americans opted for this neuromodulator to smooth out their dynamic lines and wrinkles.  The reason why Botox hasn’t been bumped off its...

How to Prepare and What to Expect When Undergoing Mohs Surgery Feb 26th, 2020

As the leading form of cancer in the United States, skin cancer affects millions of adults at any given time. It’s so common, in fact, that about 9,500 Americans are diagnosed with skin cancer every single day, and an estimated one in five people — or 20% of the U.S....

Who Should Have a Skin Cancer Screening and How Often? Jan 31st, 2020

Here in Kentucky, autumn is in full swing bringing with it cooler temperatures and fall colors. With the hot, sunny days of summer behind us, now is the time to be thinking about a skin cancer screening.  One in five Americans develop skin cancer at some point in their lives,...