A Perfect Handwashing Routine

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Hand Care Atlanta GA

Whether you are trying to ward off COVID or just interested in implementing a better handwashing routine, below are the steps that will help keep you healthy and protect your sensitive skin. Remove all jewelry. Rings and other decorative jewelry on the hands can harbor germs, bacteria, and viruses. Not to mention, bacteria can remain…

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Freshen Up Your Skincare Routine

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Woman with Hydrated Skin Caressing Side of Her Face Atlanta GA

With spring comes a new outlook on many different areas of life. We freshen up our homes with “spring cleaning,” we spruce up our yards, and we switch out our wardrobes for the warming temperatures. Another area that also needs freshening up is your skincare routine. While you should take good care of your skin…

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Teen Acne Treatment

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Acne Treatment Atlanta GA

Being the parent of a teen comes with its own set of challenges. Many parents find that the teenage years are not the “things of nightmares” that they feared, but they are enjoyable years watching their children come into themselves. Maturity comes with time, and as your children age, they will also experience many changes…

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Warts in Children

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happy kids

Warts are a common occurrence in children. Many parents are alarmed when their children develop warts, but they can rest assured that warts do not signify a problem with the immune system. Warts are a harmless pediatric skin infection caused by a virus, and they can spread to different areas of the body and from…

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Guidance Issued for Dermal Filler Patients Who Receive the COVID-19 Vaccine

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Doctor Studying Patient Chart Atlanta GA

While the practice of Medical Dermatology Specialists does not specialize in cosmetic dermatology procedures, we do want our patients to be aware of information regarding all types of dermatological procedures. The American Society for Dermatologic Surgery (ASDS) has released a guidance regarding COVID-19 vaccine side effects in dermal filler patients titled, “Guidance Regarding SARS-CoV-2 mRNA…

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Is That Spot Suspicious?

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Skin Mole Being Inspected By Doctor

Taking care of yourself includes a whole lot more than just getting enough sleep, reducing stress, and maintaining a healthy diet. While those things are important, other things are equally crucial to your health and longevity. Your skin is the largest organ of your body, so taking proper care of your skin is essential. It…

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Healthy Snacking for Healthy Skin

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a whole apple and half an apple

Your skin is the largest organ of your body, so it is important that you take precautionary measures to promote skin health. Every choice you make has a consequence – some positive and some negative. Eat too much, and the scale numbers go up; eat too little, and you suffer fatigue and brain fog. Work…

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How to Reduce Psoriasis Flare-ups

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Side Profile of Male Patient with Eczema Atlanta GA

Psoriasis is a frustrating skin condition that can disrupt your life. It is a chronic inflammatory skin disease caused by a glitch in the immune system, which triggers the skin cells to grow faster than normal. While an average person gets new skin cells every week or so, a person with psoriasis can get new…

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Is Medical Dermatology Different Than Cosmetic Dermatology?

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Atlanta GA Dermatologists

Here in the 21st century, if you tell people you are going to the dermatologist, they may automatically assume that you are going for Botox® treatments or some other beautification treatment. Dermatology has long been known to improve your skin’s appearance, but these days it is often confused with cosmetology procedures. Medical Dermatology, which used…

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When Sweating is NOT Cool

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Underarm Sweat Atlanta GA

Let’s face it, there are certain things that are perfectly normal functions of the human body that are still quite embarrassing. Burping, passing gas, and sweating are the most common embarrassments that most people try to avoid at all costs while out in public. Sweating is the body’s natural cooling feature, yet there are certain…

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