Persistant Scalp Itching

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Atlanta GA Dermatologist for Medical Conditions

Few things are more bothersome than an itch that will not go away. Persistent itching of the scalp can be very embarrassing because it is generally seen as taboo. Many people associate an itchy head with lice or dandruff, and it can cause you to feel self-conscious and those around you to feel uncomfortable. Understanding…

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What You Need to Know About Mascne

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Mascne Atlanta GA

2020 has brought in new ideas, new troubles, and new terms. One new term that is affecting millions of Americans is “mascne.” Mascne, or mask-induced acne, is caused by wearing face masks and face covering. Mascne is a type of acne called acne mechanica that is typical in those wearing helmets, headbands, chin straps, and…

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Skin Changes to Expect When You’re Expecting

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Pregnant Skin Care Atlanta GA

Once you learn that you are pregnant, there are many things that you expect to occur. You expect your belly to grow and round out. You expect your weight to increase. You expect to wear maternity clothes. But other changes that you may not expect to occur may cause some anxiety. While sleepless nights, ligament…

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What To Do If You Have a Tick Bite

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Summers in Georgia are hot, humid, and full of bugs. From mosquitos to chiggers to ticks, you are bound to get bit by something this summer. Ticks are one of the most unwanted pests to come in contact with. Ticks are scientifically classified as Arachnida (a classification that includes spiders). As gross as it sounds,…

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Are Mosquitos Ruining Your Summer Skin?

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Itchy Skin Atlanta GA

Nothing says summer more than hot days spent by the pool, quiet evenings on the back porch, and legs covered in mosquito bites. Here in Georgia, you almost can’t walk outside during the summer months without getting bit by mosquitoes. Mosquitoes are a complete nuisance in Georgia, and they can leave miserable bumps on your…

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Hand Sanitizer’s Irritating Effects

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Hand Care Atlanta GA

Hand sanitizer flew off the shelves at the end of February of this year with the outbreak of COVID-19. It was seen as the best method of defense against any type of germ that you may come into contact with. Hand sanitizer was created in the 1990s as a quick and convenient alternative to soap…

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Don’t Let Eczema Ruin Your Summer

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Exercising Atlanta GA

Many people associate eczema with cold winter weather. The dryness of the air outside, the dryness of air indoors, and the constant battle of trying to keep the skin hydrated can certainly all contribute to eczema flare-ups in winter. However, those who suffer from this skin condition know that eczema flare-ups can ruin their summers.…

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A Skincare Plan For Sweaty Summer Days

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With the summer heat in full swing, sweat is inevitable. Sweat is actually a great way for your body to cool down and rid itself of impurities. However, lingering sweat and dirt on the skin can make the skin more susceptible to certain skin problems than others. During summer, you should always make sure that…

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Detox to Get Your Skin Ready to Show Off

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Temperatures are heating up here in Georgia, and people are showing more and more of their skin. At Medical Dermatology Specialists, we believe that everyone deserves to feel confident in their skin, especially during the hot months when it is difficult to cover up. One of the best ways to create a more vibrant and…

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How Familiar Are You with Your Skin?

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Skin Care Atlanta GA

How familiar are you with your skin? You may be thinking that you know what color your skin is, so what else is there to know? Well, there’s more to your skin than its color. In fact, each person has a specific skin type, and becoming familiar with the type of skin you have will…

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