Skin Tags

Skin tags are small, soft growths of skin commonly found on the eyelids, neck, armpits, under the breasts in women, and the groin. They are not cancerous or pre-cancerous.  They are not contagious. They are not warts.   Everyone gets them, but they seem to be more common in obese people and in pregnant women. …

Dry skin care

It is February and very cold here in Chicago.  When the weather gets cold, our skin becomes dry and itchy.  Here are recommendations to protect your skin in the cold weather. Bathing: Use lukewarm or tepid water. Only use soap on your face and body folds. Do not use soap on your trunk, arms, legs,…