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Double-Cleansing - Is it worth it?

Double cleansing has been a popular trend, originally practiced in Japan. This concept is a two-step face washing technique designed to maximally cleanse and benefit your skin. What it entails: The first step is an oil-based cleanser. This is based on the chemistry property that like dissolves like; oil-based cleansers help break-up the oils that...  read more

Make Over Your Eyes

The eyelids are one of the first facial feature that show signs of aging. Crow's feet wrinkles, puffy eye bags and dark circles are all common problems as we age. If your eyes have a tired, saggy look, it affects the way you feel about yourself and gives you a run-down appearance that ages you. ...  read more

There are so many products out there - how do you know which one to choose?

Here at Batra Dermatology, we love our products! We want to give you the inside scope of what some of our personal favorites are and why: Dr. Batra - BioSerum by NeoCutis: "Hands down, BioSerum. I love that it is a powerful anti-aging serum, yet it is gentle and nonirritating. It is light enough to wear...  read more

Rejunvenate Your Hands

While many people know about treatments for brown spots on the hands, there is less awareness of treatments for volume loss. Thinning of the skin on the hands associated with aging can make them look worn, bony, veined and frail. This can be frustrating, especially when your hands appear more aged the rest of you. Fortunately,...  read more

What to look for in your moles

When screening patients for melanoma skin cancer, Dr. Batra, Jo-Anne, and Christina use the ABCDE criteria for irregular moles: A = Asymmetry: A mole should typically be round, or match up if you were to fold it in half. If they are asymmetric with one side larger than the other, they become more worrisome. B =...  read more