What is “shaving folliculitis?”

The doctors of The Menkes Clinic in Mountain View, California provide a selection of services for patients who are in need of care for the skin, face, or body. A condition that can often happen to patients and cause long-term scarring is that of “shaving folliculitis.” Also known as razor burn, this development of ingrown […]

  • Posted on: Sep 15 2020
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Understanding vitiligo

Vitiligo is a condition that impacts patients at any age, of any gender, and of any ethnic group. This condition is often characterized by the loss of pigmentation of the skin. This pigmentation, known as “melanocytes,” are pigments in the skin that can die off, causing the skin to lose its natural color through the […]

  • Posted on: Sep 15 2020
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The COVID Chronicles: Reflections of a Dermatologist

Dr. Lillian Soohoo has been caring for patients during the pandemic and took some time to share several COVID-related “Skin-Diseases-of-the-Month.”  It’s been six months since the world came to a halt and those who could, locked themselves in their homes. Along with the new habits we’ve fallen into during COVID, I’ve noticed an interesting trend […]

Dr. Soohoo Featured on World Journal

Dr. Soohoo was recently featured in an article on World Journal titled “How to take care of the skin under the epidemic”. Click the link below to read her article, and call today to schedule an appointment with Dr. Soohoo! Read Article

Using Vivace RF to enhance the skin’s appearance with today’s advanced technology

Clear, beautiful skin is often the goal for many of our patients who have imperfections on the skin. Whether patients are struggling with poor skin tone and texture or the unwanted signs of aging, cosmetic dermatology services can assist. At The Menkes Clinic, we provide solutions combining tried-and-true treatments and advancing technology, including Vivace Fractional […]

  • Posted on: Aug 15 2020
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Skin Care During COVID

Early last month when the community threat of COVID-19 became a reality, my patients began asking questions about skin care products to use and my thoughts on the best skin care practices needed to prevent infection and to maintain skin health. In this blog, I share a few simple tips and observations about how to […]

  • Posted on: Apr 8 2020
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Our Statement on the Coronavirus (COVID19)

Dear Patients, We continue to monitor the news, guidance, and regulations surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic. We have supported the shelter-in-place efforts through thousands of telehealth visits and by adopting social distancing and other CDC measures. In compliance with the county guidelines, we are open for in person medical and cosmetic care at our clinics. You […]

  • Posted on: Mar 25 2020
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