RIVERTON, UT - Intermountain Riverton Hospital is hosting a free community seminar on healthy skin care on Tuesday, October 23rd at 6 p.m.
Adam Taintor, MD, a dermatologist at Riverton Hospital will lead this seminar and offer tips on maximizing your skin health.
Some of the questions that will be answered at the seminar:
- Why does my skin break out in the summer?
- Are expensive skin care products more effective than cheaper ones?
- What causes adult acne?
- Does laser therapy really stimulate collagen production?
- Is the use of Botox dangerous?
- How often should I get checked for skin cancer?
Dr. Taintor will also discuss the effect that sun exposure to healthy skin care.
“Most of us have gotten a lot more sun exposure than we should have, especially when we were younger, he says. “Even wearing sunscreen now can make a significant difference to our skin, including reducing the number of skin cancers we get as well as aging. Using a good moisturizer with sunscreen is the most important skin regimen you can follow.”
The seminar will be held in Riverton/Herriman conference rooms on the first floor of Riverton Hospital, 3741 West 12600 South. Enter through the southeast entrance doors.
Registration for the seminar is not necessary. Light refreshments will be served. For more information, please call Riverton Hospital at 801-285-2017.