Why You Need to Have a Committed Relationship With Your Aesthetician, by Dr. Rutledge Forney

Why You Need to Have a Committed Relationship With Your Aesthetician, by Dr. Rutledge Forney

Posted: September 1st, 2016 in Dr. Rutledge Forney, Aesthetics, Skin Care, Special Deals & Discounts
Do you have a “girl”?  Maybe you should! Women and men in my practice often mention their “girl” recommends something for their skin.  That “girl” is their aesthetician (and, yes, some folks have a “guy” aesthetician). Frequently they have...


Alert: I am changing my skin care routine for the first time in 8 years!!! By Rutledge Forney, MD

Alert: I am changing my skin care routine for the first time in 8 years!!! By Rutledge Forney, MD

Posted: June 16th, 2015 in Dr. Rutledge Forney, Skin Care
Alert! I am changing my skin care routine for the first time in 8 years!!! I have used a daily moisturizer with SPF 50 and green tea, a popular antioxidant, for years.  But now, as soon as I can get it, I am changing to Superscreen, the new daily protective...


How I Almost Let Cancer Go Undetected, by Linda Chapin

How I Almost Let Cancer Go Undetected, by Linda Chapin

Posted: June 15th, 2015 in Dr. Rutledge Forney, Medical Dermatology
I am the practice administrator at Dermatology Affiliates and have been here since we opened, 11 years ago.  I met Dr. Forney in 2001 when she diagnosed my level 2Melanoma.  All I remember when she called to tell me the news was that she quoted a...


The One Mistake That is Aging You and Could Lead to Skin Cancer

The One Mistake That is Aging You and Could Lead to Skin Cancer

Posted: June 19th, 2014 in Dr. Rutledge Forney, Medical Dermatology
“I read that there is no reason to use more than a SPF 30.”  “I heard that spf 15 and spf 30 are virtually the same.”  Variations of these comments come my way daily especially now as I preach sun protection for the summer. Yes, there is a study,...