Skin cancer is a serious medical condition often associated with exposure to the sun. However, it can also form in areas of the skin that are typically not exposed to sunlight. Usually, doctors recommend prevention activities such as applying sunscreen liberally, wearing protective clothing and avoiding the sun during high-UV periods of the day. Now, doctors such as Dr. Stephen Comite from SkinProvement Dermatology New York are adding the vitamin Niacinamide (vitamin B3) to their prevention tool kit. What is Niacinamide (also known as Nicotinamide)? Niacinamide is a vitamin B3 supplement that has been shown to reduce the rate of … Continue reading
Cancer prevention in a pill: New York specialist suggests adding niacinamide to your skin protection regimen
The number of people getting diagnosed with skin cancers is at an all-time high. Of successfully treated patients, data sufficiently indicates they’re at an increased risk of developing other skin cancers in the future; for instance, patients with Basal Cell Carcinoma (BCC) or Squamous Cell Carcinoma (SCC) are 10 times more likely to have a recurrence in the tissue surrounding the treated lesions within two years, according to the American Society for Mohs Surgery. However, there is an affordable, accessible, easy to use, low-risk, and effective way to prevent recurrences, when coupled with sun protection: Dr. Stephen L. Comite recommends … Continue reading
I wish all doctors were as skilled and kind as Dr. Stephen Comite and all staff were as professional as his staff at Skinprovement . Dr. Comite is an expert in his field of dermatology and is genuinely compassionate and concerned about all of his patients and their well being. I have gone to him for many years and have recommended him and his office to family and friends alike. In my opinion, Dr.Comite is the best in NY.