Skin Deep

Skin Deep

Skin-cancer treatment known as PDT can treat precancerous lesions

Three PDT treatments are recommended for the treatment of precancerous lesions, and when used for these medical reasons, the treatments are usually covered by insurance. However, PDT treatment to improve sun damage, acne, pore size and brown spots is considered cosmetic, so each treatment will set you back about $600.

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How to manage your rosacea

More than 16 million Americans are affected by rosacea, a common yet often misunderstood skin condition. Although not contagious, rosacea, which is characterized by red flushing of the skin, is highly visible and can be a blow to self-confidence.

About Dr. Leslie Baumann

Dr. Leslie Baumann

@BaumannCosmetic

Dr. Leslie Baumann founded the University of Miami Cosmetic Medicine and Research Institute at UM in 1997 and served on the faculty, most recently as a Professor.

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