By: Laura Hunnewell How often should you wash your hair? Some stylists recommend washing your hair not more than 2 times per week. I don’t know about you, but I work out a lot and when you get really sweaty at the gym washing your hair is pretty much a necessity! I have been trying…Details
By: Laura Hunnewell My daughter is 13 and struggles with occasional breakouts. She has a habit of scratching and picking at her acne which leads to redness and irritation. While it might be hard to get kids in this age group to follow a skin care regimen, it is important to remember how frustrating it…Details
Dr. Amy Derick, M.D. has been awarded the 2015 Distinguished Service Award for Early Achievement by the Medical & Biological Sciences Alumni Association of the University of Chicago. In 2011, she received the Distinguished Graduate Award from Fremd High School for her achievements in medicine. View the full article hereDetails
Dr. Amy Derick is featured on the University of Chicago’s Alumni Spotlight discussing her career and graduating from the Pritzker School of Medicine. Click the link below to read her exclusive Q&A. View the full article hereDetails
By: Laura Hunnewell They first appeared as itchy red patches on my hands and in between my fingers. Working as an esthetician at a busy spa, I often experience dry skin from frequent hand washing and irritation from application of oils, cleansers and serums. A skin crack followed by swelling and flaking lead me to the…Details
Dr. Amy Derick is featured in Academy of Dermatology’s video about frostbite prevention. If you are anywhere in the Midwest at the moment, you should be well aware that it is quite cold at the moment and the potential for frostbite is high. View the below video for tips on how to avoid getting frostbitten.
Dr. Amy Derick was recently featured in Parents Magazine discussing her dry skin treatment. Click on the thumbnail below to read what she had to say.