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Our mission is to provide the highest-quality patient care by offering the best in medical and surgical dermatological care. We strive to act with regards to the highest level of professionalism and practice in an environment that is beneficial to patients, providers, and staff.

You know that Botox® is an exceedingly popular and easy way to soften the appearance of facial wrinkles, but did you know it has other FDA-approved uses? In fact, one of the more satisfying procedures that utilize Botox® on areas other than the face is for hyperhidrosis or excessive sweating. If you find it difficult […]

Retinol is a popular ingredient in skincare products. It is a synthetic derivative of vitamin A and falls under a category known as retinoids. Retinol was first designed as an acne treatment, and the ingredient is known to improve healthy skin cell turnover and prevent the pores from becoming clogged. It can be found in […]

Chronic skin disorders can be frustrating, with few treatment options and many that cause side effects or risks. The XTRAC Excimer Laser can be a more effective and safer treatment option for issues like psoriasis and eczema. Here are some need-to-know items about this laser treatment. What is the Excimer Laser? The Excimer Laser is […]

If you’re looking into professional, medical-grade skincare treatment to help glow up your complexion, you’ve likely stumbled into a sea of different terms, treatments, and techniques that can blur together and make any service sound like every other. At Fargo Dermatology, we understand how each skincare treatment we provide achieves fine-tuned results with personalized plans […]

Many patients are interested in laser hair removal for the convenience of no longer needing to shave, wax, or tweeze unwanted hair. Another motivating factor is avoiding painful hair removal routines. With this in mind, laser hair removal candidates usually have questions about if the treatment is painful. Lumenis is a laser hair removal option that includes cooling […]

Working hard to build muscle and reduce body fat can feel like an insurmountable task – especially when you work hard at it over time without noticeable results. If you’re looking for an effective way to sculpt your way into your ideal body, then CoolTone™ by CoolSculpting® can help. Here’s what to know about CoolTone […]

With the wide popularity of CoolSculpting®, it’s likely you’ve heard of it. If you’re considering your options for stubborn fat reduction, then CoolSculpting may be your answer. It’s normal, though, to do your research on whether you’ll get your money’s worth. CoolSculpting promises amazing results, but one important factor in your investment is whether they’ll […]

There are a plethora of laser devices all designed to help treat specific concerns or generally enhance the appearance of the face, so how do you know which is the best for your unique goals? The quick answer is to ask board-certified dermatologist, Dr. Rachel Ness, in a consultation, but it also helps to know […]

As technology progresses, more and more common concerns regarding the skin’s appearance can be resolved without requiring surgery, downtime, or an invasive procedure. Common signs of aging or sun damage can be effectively treated using photofacials performed by a trained professional. Before you schedule your first appointment, here are some of the basics of photofacials. […]

Getting rid of a double chin can be notoriously frustrating. Sometimes, no matter how much weight you lose, it’s still there. That’s because double chins can be caused by a variety of factors, including genetics. The good news is that you don’t need to schedule surgery to achieve results. Kybella® is an injectable treatment that […]