Do you think you look tired?

Botox Cosmetic

Be the Best You Can Be One day, without warning, you may glance in the mirror and notice that you look tired, even though you feel great. A closer examination may reveal the subtle signs of aging—lines between your eyebrows, a few at the corners of your eyes, or perhaps lines in your forehead. Individually…

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Laser Hair Removal

Laser Hair Removal

Education, Experience, and Technology Equal Best Treatment When you entrust your care to the providers at Derick Dermatology, you can rely on the expertise we have gained through many years of education and experience to provide you with the best care available. We also use the safest, most current technology to provide you with effective…

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What is Juvederm?

What is Juvederm®?

Juvederm® When deciding to invest your time and money into Juvederm® treatment, it is important to understand how you can help your Derick Dermatology professional to achieve the best outcome. The following information explains what Juvederm® is and the allergy precautions, as well as information you should share with your provider and recommendations for post-treatment care.…

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Treating the Effects of Aging

Juvederm

Juvederm – Treating the Effects of Facial Aging Gravity and age work together to replace the youthful contours of the face with sagging and wrinkled skin, thinning lips, and more. The Juvederm® collection of products are designed to provide a nonsurgical remedy for these problem areas. Clinical Uses for the Juvederm® Family of Injectable Gel…

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Reshape Your Body Without Surgery

Coolsculpting

Coolsculpting® – Reshape Your Body Without Surgery We can devote hours to “spot” exercise and months following special diets only to realize that neither has affected the very areas we want to reduce. If we don’t want to undergo a surgical procedure is there another answer? Fortunately, there is. It is called Coolsculpting®. What Is…

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Botox

Botox® – Why Settle for Crow’s Feet, Frown and Forehead Lines? Are you troubled because your face is showing signs of age? Have you developed “smile lines” near your eyes? Is there a furrow between your eyebrows and frown lines on your forehead? Growing older and signs of aging are inevitable. While we might actually…

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Lauren Baruch, PA-C

Welcome Lauren Baruch, PA-C!

Welcome Lauren Baruch, PA-C! We welcome Lauren Baruch, PA-C, to the Derick Dermatology team! Lauren grew up in Barrington, Illinois and attended Barrington High School where she was an all-state soccer player. Before joining Derick Dermatology, she worked in a fast-paced orthopedics office for over six years. Lauren currently lives in Arlington Heights with her…

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Alexa Komnick, PA-C

Welcome Alexa Komnick, PA-C

We welcome Alexa Komnick, PA-C, back to Derick Dermatology! Alexa originally joined the practice as a medical assistant in 2015 after finishing her master’s program in Biotechnology at Rush University.  After completing Derick Dermatology’s pre-professional program, Alexa earned her second master’s degree in Physician Assistant Studies from Northwestern University’s Feinberg School of Medicine.  Now, Alexa is…

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Picture describing the ABCDEs of Melanoma

The ABCDEs of Melanoma

The ABCDEs of Melanoma Melanoma is the most dangerous form of skin cancer that can be fatal if not identified and treated early. At Derick Dermatology, we take great pride in protecting our patients from harmful melanomas by performing thorough, full-body, skin examinations. Since last Melanoma Monday, we diagnosed and treated approximately 400 melanomas. If…

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