Brighton-Howell Dermatology in Brighton & Howell MI

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Sober October

One bottle of vodka and red wine

Staying sober for October is not only helpful to our livers but also our complexions. If you ever feel flushed after drinking red wine or vodka, you could have a skin condition called rosacea. Consuming some alcoholic beverages, can open up blood vessels in the face. This results in having a red complexion or even…

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Falling in Love with Botox!

A basket of vegetables and a box of Botox

The New York Times reports that Botox can prevent future wrinkles. In the study of identical twins, the twin that had regular Botox injections had less wrinkles over a decade later than the untreated twin. If someone starts Botox in their late 20’s, when they reach 40, they saved all those years of wrinkling the…

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Fall is Here!

A to-go cup of coffee and a pumpkin decor

Pumpkin spice isn’t always nice to our complexion.. With all the cinnamon fall goodies, it can cause a condition called Peri-Oral Dermatitis. Peri-Oral Dermatitis is an acne like rash that forms around the mouth. Hormones are the main factor but goodies like cinnamon, nuts, and mint are triggers! Brighton-HowellDermatology.com

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Vanessa Romero, MS, PA-C

Vanessa Romero, MS, PA-C

Vanessa Romero, PA-C is our board certified Physician Assistant working alongside Dr. Gregory Piro. She graduated with her Bachelor of Science from Michigan State University and Masters in Physician Assistant Studies from University of Bridgeport, Connecticut. Vanessa has always had a passion for skincare and throughout her studies, found every opportunity to learn more about…

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