A graduate of the Cebu Institute of Medicine, I completed my training at Jose R. Reyes Memorial Medical Center and further studies in dermatological research at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. I am currently practicing adult and pediatric dermatology. In the course of my practice, I manage common skin conditions like acne, eczema and melasma, complex dermatological diseases, and cosmetic dermatology.
The frigid winter weather cometh and it’s ready to wreak havoc on your skin. Blunt but true, during the cold months moisture is literally sucked out of your body. Short of hunkering down in your home with a bottle of moisturizer, drinking gobs of water and covering every square inch of your body with blankets, what can you do properly protect your skin in the winter months? Wear a scarf – Protection with the flick of the wrist, it’s just a matter of finding a scarf that compliments your favorite cold weather coat. Wool, cotton, cashmere – take your pick! » » » [Read more]