World-Class Dermatologists Near You

Find the world’s best dermatologists at Derick Dermatology. Learn more about our dermatologists in the articles posted below. If you would like to schedule an appointment, please find a Derick Dermatology location near you.

7 Tips For Healthy Spring Skin

Preparing Your Skin for Spring

Spring’s arrival gives you a perfect time to refresh your skincare routine. After a winter of protecting against the dry, harsh weather, you can lighten up for spring. Your skin’s healthy, glowing look reflects a shift to milder spring days with seasonal skincare. A change in seasons lets you adapt your routine to suit your needs. These seven steps can make the switch between seasons easy.

How Did Dermatology Begin

When Did Dermatology Begin

While it may seem difficult to imagine, ancient Egyptian physicians practiced dermatology. Even in 3500 B.C., they realized that skin issues mattered to patients. Writings at the time show their understanding of dermatological diseases. Inscriptions and engravings demonstrate that they used arsenic to treat skin cancer and sour milk to improve the skin’s appearance.

About Skin Tags and How to Treat Them

About Skin Tags and How to Treat Them

While advertisements for over-the-counter or home remedies abound and make removal look easy, the fact remains that a skin tag may contain nerve cells and blood vessels. Therefore, a DIY procedure that produces pain and bleeding may not provide the outcome that one may desire. The Harvard Health blog affirms that they do not need removal. However, confirming their identity with a dermatologist can provide peace of mind.

Protecting Your Skin Chicago

Protecting the Skin from Chicago’s Cold Winds

Protecting the skin from Chicago’s elements in the winter requires about the same level of effort as doing so in the summer. The sun and wind create an ever-present demand for protection in all seasons. Nonetheless, winter produces additional needs for enhancing skincare. Some commonsense tips for keeping skin healthy in Chicago’s freezing winters require less effort than one may think. Each small step takes little effort but can make a huge difference.

Learn About Tattoo Removal

Tattoo “Regerts” – What you need to know about Tattoo Removal

A decision to get a tattoo may seem like a good idea at the time, but it can produce regrets and hopes for a do-over. Body art has existed for centuries by choice, tradition, or culture, varying in popularity over the years. Acceptance of tattoos in the United States has encouraged an estimated 50 percent of millennials to get one. However, WebMD points out that about one-quarter of them regret it. Derick Dermatology offers advanced PicoSure laser treatment for Tattoo Removal. With it, you get the advantage of fewer treatments than other lasers require. Even more, it does not damage the skin.

Orland Park Dermatology

Coming Soon: Derick Dermatology in Orland Park, IL

Derick Dermatology Brings Exceptional Services for Both Adults and Pediatric Patients to Orland Park, Illinois Derick Dermatology plans to open its 18th medical and cosmetic dermatological facility in Orland Park on Nov. 15, 2021. The new location joins its 17 other leading-edge practices throughout Chicago’s suburbs. Residents can enjoy the office’s welcoming, family-friendly approach to…