Skin Care Myths: You Cannot Be Allergic to a Product You’ve Used for a Long Time

This is one of my favorites. I see several patients every day with a drug allergy or contact allergy; last week I saw a pleasant gentleman with an intractable itchy rash on his hands, arms, and abdomen. Continue reading “Skin Care Myths: You Cannot Be Allergic to a Product You’ve Used for a Long Time”

Eric Dane’s Skin Malignancy

Eric Dane (AKA Dr. McSteamy from Grey’s Anatomy) was reported to have been diagnosed with a skin malignancy. The 35 year-old developed a lesion on his upper lip that was diagnosed as sun damaged tissue according to the actor, as reported by OK! Magazine. Dane goes on to say that the freezing treatment (liquid nitrogen) used to treat his problem led to an overreaction of his “sensitive lips” and that he couldn’t eat for weeks, leading to a 10 pound wait loss.