What You Need To Know About How To Remove a Skin Tag
A skin tag is a benign, flesh-coloured growth that can occur on your face, neck, groin, or arms. They are usually harmless and form due to friction caused by your clothing or jewelry. Although a skin tag doesn’t cause discomfort, it can catch on clothing and cause embarrassment. If you feel embarrassed or self-conscious about […]Read More
Lipoma vs. Cyst: Differences, Treatments & More
If you notice a soft or hard lump on your back, forehead, or scalp, don’t be alarmed, it could be a lipoma or a skin cyst. Both types of growths are typically benign, although they can be uncomfortable and unsightly. You must see a professional to remove your lipoma or cyst. Read this post to […]Read More
DIY Mole Removal: Is It Ever a Good Option?
Moles, those small, dark spots that can appear anywhere on our skin, are often seen as just another part of our physical makeup. But moles can be more than a cosmetic concern. They may cause discomfort and irritation or even pose a risk of developing into skin cancer. In such cases, mole removal may be […]Read More
How To Prepare For Beauty Mark (Mole) Removal
We understand that beauty marks on the face, such as moles, can be a point of frustration for many patients. Our Royal College-certified plastic surgeons often perform mole removal at the initial appointment, giving patients enhanced confidence while leaving the least noticeable scar possible. In this post, we detail the steps you can take before, […]Read More
What Are the Different Types of Skin Cysts & Where Do They Occur? (Infographic)
Skin cysts can be unsightly and frustrating but are usually easy to treat. You should know that most skin cysts are harmless and sometimes disappear on their own. When searching for a treatment, you will need a knowledgeable provider who can correctly diagnose and treat your cyst. The infographic below will give you a better […]Read More
Top Tips For Mole Removal Aftercare
Having a mole removed can be quite a rewarding experience, whether you’re addressing a recent concern or finally getting rid of a spot that has bothered you for years. Fortunately, mole removal doesn’t require much downtime, and with the proper aftercare, it may leave you with little to no visible scarring. In this blog post, […]Read More
How Do You Flatten a Keloid?
It’s unfortunate to heal from a wound or surgical incision only to be left with a scar that compromises your appearance. That’s the reality of keloid scarring, and if you’ve experienced a keloid, you know it all too well. Fortunately, there are ways to flatten keloids and minimize their cosmetic effect so you can move […]Read More
How Much Does It Cost to Repair an Earlobe?
How much is earlobe repair? If you’re looking to close a stretched opening or fix a tear, this is likely one of the first questions on your list. While earlobe repair is considered minor surgery, its effects can be significant, so it’s worth considering whether it fits into your budget. In this blog post, we’re […]Read More
Dermatofibroma Self Removal: Don’t Try This at Home
If you found this blog post by searching “how to remove a dermatofibroma at home,” let us be the ones to tell you: Don’t do it! While it may seem easy enough to scrape or dig away that pesky little nodule, you’re likely to do more harm than good. Need more convincing? Read on to […]Read More
How Much Does Sebaceous Cyst Removal Cost?
How much does it cost to get rid of a sebaceous cyst? As sebaceous cyst removal specialists in Ontario, this is a question we hear often. When it comes time to remove a cyst, you want to get rid of it for good—but also as cost-efficiently as possible. In this blog post, we’ll explain how […]Read More