pollution

Pollution and graceful aging

Some people age gracefully, some do not. Why is that? The answer is quite complex, with genetics, personality, stress, environment, diet, and exercise all playing a likely role. A recent article in the Journal of Cosmetic Dermatology discusses the role of pollution in aging and skin health. We’ve all heard stories of persons in rural…

Lipomas smart skin dermatology

Noninvasive fat reduction?

You may have seen or heard of the many different machines and treatments now available in spas and cosmetic physician’s office’s for noninvasive fat reduction. Sometimes touted as easier nonsurgical options to the more invasive traditional liposuction, these treatments claim to help you lose fat without downtime. You’ve seen the advertisements or otherwise heard of…

Lichen Planus

Don’t be scared of Botox.

Needles can be scary, but don’t be scared of Botox. Botox treatments offered by David Ross Smart, MD in Salt Lake City Whenever I meet people and tell them what I do a conversation about skin health usually ensues. I love what I do, and contrary to what you might think, I actually tend to…