Ainah U. Tan, MD of Glen Ellyn

Ainah U. Tan, MD of Glen Ellyn


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Ainah U. Tan, MD are a company of dermatology professionals established here in Glen Ellyn Illinois. We have happily served our Glen Ellyn neighborhood for many years and look forward to a lengthy as well as effective collaboration.

What are the right reasons to see the Dermatologist?

Doctors have numerous choices to treat patients. A degree from a medical school is required to become a Dermatologist however cosmetic dermatology requires less time to learn. Therefore, a medical school education is not necessary for further training in the field.

Chemical Peels: Chemical peels are performed by a dermatologist during a procedure. The doctor will use alpha hydroxyl acid (or beta acid hydroxyl) to remove the epidermis’ top layer (also known by the stratum corneum). The epidermis is the layer of skin that has fat cells that help to keep the skin in a firm status. The epidermis is a layer of collagen that is protective that keeps your skin looking youthful. The skin is more wrinkled and prone to damage when layers are removed.

Microdermabrasion: Microdermabrasion is a different treatment that a dermatologist who is a cosmetic can offer. This process removes very small crystals in the epidermis (top coating) of your skin. These crystals minimize wrinkly skin and also lines that are fine. The epidermis will no longer appear dry or tight, as well as hair growth looks better. If this treatment is applied regularly it will significantly improve the appearance of the skin tone and also skin.

Laser Therapy: Typically, people who have very oily skin, acne or have been counseled by their cosmetic dermatologist to undergo laser treatment to improve their appearance. Laser therapy utilizes pulses of light to dry out and remove the excess oil and bacteria from the surface of your skin. The skin is left more smooth and clear. Laser therapy is usually advised for those with oily skin or acne who do not see improvements with other remedies. Laser therapy that is too intense could result in the formation of new acne in certain individuals.

Although dermatologists can perform all of these procedures, a person might be wondering whether they’re competent to do it. The American Academy of Dermatology provides a list of accredited dermatologists. This list is compiled based on the feedback of current and former individuals and feedback from the American Academy of Dermatology. To be eligible for the particular academy’s programs, dermatologists should satisfy certain requirements.

Your General Practitioner: Most of the time, your general practitioner will recommend one to a dermatologist. The dermatologist can recommend you to a cosmetic dermatologist in the event that you have healthy skin and so are in good health. A good dermatologist can be referred to you by your general practitioner. In case your physician isn’t sure about the dermatologist you need to see, they may be able to refer you to one.

Plastic Surgeon: A lot of people seek out an aesthetic surgeon to remove unwanted body hairs. But, a dermatologist is not really the exclusively one that is able to offer treatments to treat wrinkles, sagging skin, and wrinkles. Many dermatologists are able to perform surgery to improve the appearance of the skin. A dermatologist could be able assist in the event that your skin is losing its shape or is prone to lines. Keep in mind that a dermatologist will only perform a limited amount of work on your skin, however he or she can suggest a professional who can make your skin appear and beginning to feel great.

Call us today if you’re searching for an experienced Dermatology firm. You’ll see our contact information directly below.

430 Pennsylvania Ave Ste 180, Glen Ellyn, IL 60137, United States
+1 630-545-7855



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