Shaving Folliculitus

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Skin Care For Men Atlanta GA

The most unique aspect of male facial skin is that men have coarse facial hair that grows daily. Therefore, one of the most concerns facing male skincare is an issue called shaving folliculitis. This condition is commonly referenced as “razor bumps,” and it affects millions of men worldwide. If you struggle with the painful, itchy,…

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Skin Care For Men

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Skin Care For Men Atlanta GA

When it comes to taking care of the facial skin, there are both similarities and differences in the skin of men and women. Male facial skin is thicker than female facial skin. Male facial skin tends to be oiler than their female counterparts. Men must also deal with coarse facial hair that grows from puberty…

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Acne and Your Mental Health

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Acne Treatment Atlanta GA

For many people, acne is just a way of life. Some people view acne as a “rite of passage” for teenagers or as a normal side-effect of hormonal changes throughout different stages in life. However, some people are more affected by acne than others, and in more ways than one. Dealing with the highly visible…

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Cracked Dry Hands

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Hand Care Atlanta GA

Many people experience similar consequences that affect their skin during winter. One of the most common skin issues is cracked, dry hands. This can be painful to deal with and cause you to feel self-conscious because of how badly your hands look. There are things you can do to alleviate and prevent cracked, dry hands…

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Winter Acne

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Acne Treatment Atlanta GA

As surprising as it may be, many people find that they experience more issues with acne during the winter than at any other time of the year. While many people associate acne with summer because of the heat, humidity, and sweat – the dryness of winter can actually cause more skin issues. During the winter…

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How Dermatologists Help Seniors with Aging Skin

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Skin Care for Seniors Atlanta GA

As we age, significant changes occur in our bodies. Once we reach the age of 50, we are more prone to skin-related disorders that plague the aging population. Seniors must realize that they need to take care of their skin in the second half of life even more than they did during the first half.…

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Melasma: What You Can Do About It

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Of all the changes that a woman’s body experiences during pregnancy, the two changes that can cause the most emotional discomfort are weight gain and melasma. Weight gain is a must, and it can be managed through a healthy diet. Weight can also be lost once the baby is born and the mother is cleared…

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Managing Rosacea in the Winter Months

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Side Profile of Male Patient with Eczema Atlanta GA

Chronic skin disorders are challenging to manage throughout the winter months. Rosacea is a chronic skin disorder that is especially difficult during winter because many patients have flare-ups when the air is cold and dry. Unfortunately, we cannot control the weather. Still, there are steps that you can take to alleviate your discomfort and work…

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Skin Goals for 2020

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With the beginning of a new year, many people make goals to improve their health and/or appearance. If you are one of these goal-setters, it will benefit you to add skincare to your list. Taking care of your skin is a great way to improve both your health and your appearance! At Medical Dermatology Specialists,…

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What Are Those Red Patches on Your Skin?

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Atlanta GA Dermatologist for Medical Conditions

Any time an abnormal spot occurs on the skin, it can be troublesome. Many times, red patches occur that are more bothersome than worrisome, but it is always reassuring to know just what those red patches are on your skin. Below are the most common types of rashes, spots, or patches on the skin: Rosacea: this…

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