About Dr. Marta Rendon, MD

Dr. Rendon's medical dermatology interests include general dermatology, and pigmentary disorders, such as melasma. She also has expertise in cosmetic dermatology procedures, including dermal fillers (Juvederm), botulinum toxin (Botox), chemical peels, dermabrasion, and aesthetic surgery.

Dr. Rendon is a respected researcher, who specializes in alpha-hydroxy acids, psoriasis, eczema, and how cosmetics affect the skin.

Tips & Wisdom

Tips for Healthy Hair and Scalp

What can I do to keep maintain a healthy scalp and hair? Although scalp problems are associated with a range of different symptoms, the most common symptoms are dryness, tightness and itchiness. If yo...

Psoriasis Treatment Options

For treating psoriasis, don’t use banana peels on the lesions, as folks once did! For mild cases, topical corticosteroids, such as hydrocortisone, can provide relief. There are different strengths o...

Tanorexia and Indoor Tanning

The popular TV show “Jersey Shore” introduced the world to a way of living known as “GTL” — gym, tan, laundry. While we can’t argue against the virtues of maintaini...

Acne Treatment Options: Over-the-Counter Medications

Over-the-counter acne products are only useful for people with very mild comedonal acne. Once the comedone stage is passed, and numerous open or closed comedones, or inflammatory lesions appear, presc...

Healthy Scalp

Although scalp problems are associated with a range of different symptoms, the most common symptoms are dryness, tightness and itchiness. If you’re bothered by dandruff, you’re not alone: More tha...

Acne Treatment Options: Topical Retinoids

I think topical retinoids play a crucial role in the management of acne. We know that retinoids normalize the keratinization process, which will control and even prevent further acne outbreaks for the...