Sunburns are painful and ugly, and it only gets worse when they start to peel. Keep reading to learn all about your sunburn, how to get some relief, and how to prevent it happening again!
Sunblocks and sunscreens are a must when spending time outdoors. But what’s the difference between the two?
If you’ve lived in Arizona for any time at all you realize it’s sunny here. Really sunny. In fact, we get an average of 296 days of sun each year. That’s why regular and proper use of sunblock isn’t just a recommendation, it’s a must.
May is Skin Cancer Awareness Month. With 5.4 million cases in more than 3.3 million people diagnosed annually, skin cancer is the most common form of cancer in the United States. We’d like to thank Dr. Dustin Mullens for sharing important statistics on melanoma in Arizona.
When he arrived in Arizona fresh from completing his residency in Cleveland in 2002, Dr. Richard L. Averitte Jr. intended to focus his new practice on general dermatology and aesthetics. But recognizing an unforeseen and unfortunate trend offered a detour from which his Affiliated Dermatology has thrived and secured a solid niche.