Skin Care

The Dry Skin Remedy

2019-01-09T11:55:42+00:00

The Dry Skin Remedy Weather changes cause dry skin as cold winds and heated indoor air pull moisture out of your skin. BY CRYSTAL POSTELLE It happens every year. If you wait too long to switch-up your skin care, you start to see dryness and flaking.  If you wait even longer, you’ll see chapping and [...]

The Dry Skin Remedy2019-01-09T11:55:42+00:00

Protecting Your Skin from the Winter Sun

2019-01-09T11:56:18+00:00

Protecting Your Skin from the Winter Sun It is important to protect your skin year-round to lower your risk of getting skin cancer.   BY CRYSTAL POSTELLE It's easy to think that Winter is a time to lower your guard when it comes to sunscreen. The temperature plummets and as you bundle up you most likely [...]

Protecting Your Skin from the Winter Sun2019-01-09T11:56:18+00:00

Eczema Awareness Month

2018-10-19T11:19:11+00:00

October is Eczema Awareness Month! More than 30 million Americans live with eczema. Eczema is NOT contagious. According to The National Eczema Association, eczema is more common in females than males. Nearly half of people with atopic dermatitis report they are “often” or “always” frustrated by their disease. More than half of all eczema sufferers [...]

Eczema Awareness Month2018-10-19T11:19:11+00:00

Deep Painful Pimples

2018-09-26T08:53:59+00:00

Deep, painful pimples often appear out of nowhere. According to the American Academy of Dermatology, almost 50 million Americans suffer with some form of acne. Acne comes in many forms, including blackheads and whiteheads, the most severe type of acne is a pimple that develops deep in the skin, causing a red, swollen and [...]

Deep Painful Pimples2018-09-26T08:53:59+00:00

August is National Psoriasis Month

2018-08-10T12:48:56+00:00

Did you know that August is National Psoriasis Month! Psoriasis can effect different aspects of life, but some may not think that dyeing hair would be problematic. Here are some great tips for dyeing hair when you have psoriasis: 1. Talk to the stylist 2. Test a spot first 3. Use medicated treatments beforehand 4. [...]

August is National Psoriasis Month2018-08-10T12:48:56+00:00

April is Rosacea Awareness Month

2018-04-05T09:01:52+00:00

Most people don't realize that facial redness that doesn’t go away, bumps and pimples, and irritated eyes are all signs of rosacea. This life-disruptive condition is known to affect more than 16 million Americans  and can now be diagnosed with more precision than ever before. April is Rosacea Awareness Month and is used to educate [...]

April is Rosacea Awareness Month2018-04-05T09:01:52+00:00

Itchy Beards Are No Fun

2018-03-06T11:15:12+00:00

Men, do you suffer with an itchy beard? There are many causes for itchy beards such as dry skin and hair itself growing. However, did you know that there can be underlying medical reasons for your itchy chin?  Medical News Today recently published an article that discusses everything from common reasons why your beard [...]

Itchy Beards Are No Fun2018-03-06T11:15:12+00:00

Choosing the Right Dermatologist

2018-03-02T09:08:49+00:00

When looking for the right dermatologist, start by determining whether the doctor you're considering is a board-certified dermatologist. If you can't be seen directly by a certified dermatologist, she recommends looking for a practice that's under the direction of a board-certified dermatologist. In those cases, you may see a nurse practitioner or a physician [...]

Choosing the Right Dermatologist2018-03-02T09:08:49+00:00

5 Minutes for Great Skin Care!

2017-11-13T20:43:40+00:00

A good,  5 Minute skin care routine is worth its weight in gold, especially on a hectic Monday morning!   Start with Cleanser: Cleansing your face prepares your skin so that other skin care products absorb more effectively. Using a gentle mild over the counter cleanser or Elta MD Foaming Cleanser help to prevent [...]

5 Minutes for Great Skin Care!2017-11-13T20:43:40+00:00

Welcome Callyn Henry, PA-C!

2017-10-20T07:52:11+00:00

Welcome Callyn Henry, PA-C!Callyn graduated from the University of Tennessee Chattanooga, with her BS Science in 2008. She proceeded to work as a Medical Assistant in Family Medicine, prior to attending her Physician Assistant Program in 2009.  She graduated from LeMoyne college, in 2011 with her MS in Physician Assistant Studies.  Callyn is a Board-Certified Physician [...]

Welcome Callyn Henry, PA-C!2017-10-20T07:52:11+00:00