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 [...]
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 [...]
Choosing the best moisturizer can be tricky. The New York Times gives us some great tips for choosing the right type for your skin. Full article below With the cool air of fall upon most of us and winter’s cold, dry winds approaching, it’s time to get serious about caring for the stratum corneum, the [...]
Melanoma is the most dangerous and aggressive form of skin cancer. If melanoma is caught early, the five-year survival rate is 98 percent. The survival rate drops to 62 percent if the disease reaches the lymph nodes, and 18 percent when melanoma metastasizes to distant organs. The more common skin cancers, basal cell carcinomas [...]
Summer is quickly coming to an end, and our children are headed back to school. Sunscreen may not be on the school supplies list, but it should be on yours! Teaching kids sun safe habits is the best way to send them back to school worry-free! UV rays are most intense from 10 AM to [...]
Hyperpigmentation is usually not harmful, but can be frustrating. Age spots, liver spots, freckles, sun spots, and "pregnancy mask" are all types of hyperpigmentation.There are several options to treat hyperpigmentation, discuss these with your provider at your next appointment.
Sunscreen is one of the best ways to prevent skin cancer and can help prevent signs of aging! With so many options on the shelves, do you know how to choose the best kind? Watch this short video produced by The American Academy of Dermatology to learn more about choosing sunscreen. Choose sunscreen with SPF [...]
From now until August 1, 2017 you can take $50 off each Clear and Brilliant Treatment you receive! Clear + Brilliant Helps prevent and address early signs of aging Maintains younger looking skin Improves overall skin texture and elasticity Minimizes the appearance of large pores Improves tone and radiance Maintains younger looking skin Enhances skins [...]