Winters in the Northern United States are incredibly harsh and dry, causing our New York patients to struggle with dry, irritated skin and a dull complexion. The low humidity and frigid temperatures strip the natural oils from your skin and worsen eczema and psoriasis. Keep your skin hydrated with a thick moisturizer, drink plenty of […]
Basking in the sun has several benefits, including soaking up Vitamin D and boosting mental health. Unfortunately, the sun’s rays contain harmful ultraviolet (UV) light that can damage your skin, causing premature aging and increasing the risk of skin cancer. July is UV Safety Awareness Month, and our board-certified plastic surgeon in Manhattan wants you […]
If you are planning to undergo facial plastic surgery with Dr. Joshua Greenwald, you probably want to know what you can do after surgery to help enhance and extend the life of your results. Adhering to healthy lifestyle habits such as eating a balanced diet and using sun protection is a good starting point. Additionally, […]
Acne is one of the most frustrating dermatological conditions you can experience. Even after getting acne breakouts under control, you are usually left with an embarrassing reminder of the pimples. But with the help of the right medical team, there is hope for a smoother and more even complexion. When asked about the most effective […]
Even if you aren’t a beach bum and have never been to a tropical climate, sun damage can sneak up on you over time. UV rays are even more of a threat during summer’s long days, when the sun shines well past dinner time. Office jobs may seem safe from outdoor hazards, but even a […]
It is very common for women having breast augmentation to wonder how the procedure will affect the shape of their nipples (if at all). To satisfy inquiring minds, Dr. Joshua Greenwald has compiled a piece addressing these common questions. But before diving into the “Q & As,” Dr. Greenwald wants to clarify the proper vernacular. […]
Having healthy skin takes a certain amount of effort on your part. However, the keys to achieving or maintaining healthy skin may be simpler than you think. Here are a few easy things you can do to get healthier skin. #1: Never Go to Bed Without First Washing Your Face You should always wash your […]
Aging, gravity, sun exposure, pollution exposure and hereditary factors can all cause visible signs of damage on the face. Skin may start to lose elasticity and sag. Wrinkles form. Brown or dark spots appear on the skin.