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Your Job and the Sun

You live in one of the most health and safety-conscious countries in the world. Laws are constantly being enacted to protect you from perceived dangers to reduce the potential of needless injury and death. Don’t you buckle your seat belts when you drive your car or wear your bicycle or motorcycle helmet to protect your…

before and after of woman with rosacea, vbeam treatment

Rosacea and You

Do you know what former president Bill Clinton, the Princess of Wales, Diana and long ago film star, W.C. Fields have or had in common? They are or were all living with rosacea, a disease that causes a reddening of the skin, affecting more than 14 million Americans today. As the disease develops, it can…

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The Realities of Aging

The Realities of Aging Skin As we pass milestones in life, such as graduating school, getting our first good job, getting married, having a family, buying a house- all of us have a common ground despite social status, ethnicity, education level or background. We all inevitably grow older. As you grow older, your aging skin…


Dr. Amy Derick discusses CoolSculpting in Northwestern University’s Medill Reports Chicago

Medill Reports Chicago, an online publication from Northwestern University’s Medill School of Journalism, spoke with Dr. Amy Derick about the success of CoolSculpting, a non-invasive procedure that eliminates stubborn fat from the body and underneath the chin. Learn more about CoolSculpting and its uses at Derick Dermatology below: View the full article here