Healthy Snacking for Healthy Skin

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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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Helping Your Teen With Acne

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Acne Treatment Atlanta GA

Thinking back to your younger years, what were some of the hardest things to go through? Navigating the social scene in high school, that first big break up, keeping grades up, and dealing with acne are some of the most difficult things most teens have to deal with. No one wants to deal with acne,…

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Avoid Chapped Lips This Winter

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Lip Treatment Atlanta GA

The holiday season may be over, but it is important to remember that the winter season has just begun. We are only a few weeks into winter, and this can be a brutal season for your skin – especially the skin on your lips. The skin on your lips is a bit more vulnerable than…

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Winter Rash

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Itchy Skin Atlanta GA

Changes in seasons bring about more than just alterations in trees and plants. People who live in areas that experience seasonal weather, such as in Central and North Georgia, often develop a dry, itchy rash during the winter months. “Winter rash” refers to extremely dry or dehydrated skin in winter. It is caused by low…

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Pediatric Dermatology

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Children's Skin Conditions Atlanta GA

Children are very different from adults in many, many ways. From development and growth, children require specialized care that is specific to their age and maturity. When it comes to treating pediatric skin conditions, parents want to find a pediatric dermatologist who can provide specific and accurate treatment for young skin. Certain skin conditions, such…

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Cyst Removal

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General Skin Care Atlanta GA

Skin cysts are large, fluid-filled bumps that slowly grow beneath the skin. They can occur anywhere on the body, commonly affecting the face, neck, and torso. Having any type of unusual growth can be alarming, especially when it occurs in the facial area where it cannot be easily hidden. While cysts are benign, or noncancerous,…

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Eczema During Cooler Temperatures

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Eczema Treatment Atlanta GA

Eczema is a challenging skin condition to deal with. Eczema can affect people of all ages throughout the entire year. While some people deal with outbreaks during the hot summer months, many others face a long winter season dealing with irritated skin during the cool months from November through March. Wind, dry air, and cold…

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