As of September 10th, 2013 the American Academy of Dermatology in Schaumburg, Illlinois has demonstrated "Tips for Healthy Nails", a video posted to the Academy website as part of the Dermatology A to Z: Video Series. This series offers videos that demonstrate tips to properly care for the skin, nails, and hair. A new video is posted monthly to show that healthy skin and nails lead to less sickness and infection.
Dermatologist Pheobe Rich, MD, FAAD, clinical adjunct professor of dermatology at Oregon Health Science University, Portland, gives many tips to having healthy natural nails. "Never bite your nails or remove cuticle. Not only do these actions DAMAGE the nail, they also increase the risk of infection." Nails are more then just for beauty, they effect your over all health too.
Celebrating over 75 years of promoting healthy skin, hair, and nails, the American Academy of Dermatology is the largest, most influential of all dermatologic associations. They currently hold more then 17,000 physicians worldwide, and are committed to advancing the diagnosis and medical, surgical and cosmetic treatment of the skin, hair, and nails.
You can find these dermatologists suggested by the American Academy of Dermatology locally in Fort Myers.
- Anais Aurora Badia DO 1-239-561-3376
- Debra D. Fett Desmond MD, FAAD 1-239-694-7546
- Sandy Martin MD, FAAD 1-239-694-7546
- Nancy Schleider-Kushner MD, FAAD 1-239-768-2057
- John L. Snow MD, FAAD 1-239-274-0005