What is a birthmark?

What Is a Birthmark?

Let’s explore what exactly a birthmark is! Marilyn Monroe and Cindy Crawford. Football great Drew Brees, rock guitarist Billy Corgan, and former Soviet official Mikhail Gorbachev. What do they all have in common? Birthmarks that are almost as well-known as they are. These famous folks didn’t let facial moles or port-wine stains stand in the…

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Oak Brook Dermatology

Derick Dermatology in Oak Brook, Illinois

Derick Dermatology To Open in Oak Brook, Illinois For over 13 years, Derick Dermatology has provided quality dermatological care to the residents of northwest Chicago. We treat both pediatric and adult patients and are pleased to bring our state-of-the-art facilities to our Oak Brook Dermatology location. With appointments available six days a week, we hope…

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Hand Sanitizers and Your Skin

Hand Sanitizers and Your Skin

Hand Sanitizer and Your Skin Hand sanitizers were created in the 1990s by medical professionals looking for a quick way to sanitize their hands between patients, especially when soap and water were not available. In order to kill bacteria, the sanitizers needed to contain at least 60% alcohol. The sanitizers worked well as an antibacterial…

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