Botox Bingo? What’s That?

Botox Bingo? What’s That?

Posted: September 17th, 2018 in
Botox Bingo is a fundraiser for Big Brothers Big Sisters of Atlanta where you have 5 chances to win a Botox treatment! Come join us for an evening of complimentary food, beverages, and entertainment. Dermatology Affiliates Botox Bingo is a fun, exciting way...


Skin Tags… What Are They and Why Do I Have Them? Cynthia Abbott, MD

Skin Tags… What Are They and Why Do I Have Them? Cynthia Abbott, MD

Posted: September 6th, 2018 in
Sometime referred to as skin “tabs”, skin tags are benign growths of excess skin which form in response to rubbing and irritation. Areas of friction such as under the bra, the waistline, underarms, groin, and neck are common sites of skin tags. Tags are...


Bridal Prep by Tiffany Clay, MD

Bridal Prep by Tiffany Clay, MD

Posted: August 29th, 2018 in
Bridal prep is very extensive. There’s the dress, food, makeup, decor, guest list and of course the beauty routine for the bride. Every woman wants to look her best on her wedding day. Brides want to put their best face forward and often do facials,...


Reaping the Rewards of Retinoids

Reaping the Rewards of Retinoids

Posted: August 20th, 2018 in
Retinoic acid, commonly called Retin A (generic name tretinoin, also known fondly as “tret” by aestheticians), has been the gold standard in anti-aging skincare for years. A derivative of vitamin A and backed by literally thousands of medical studies,...


How Does My Skin Compare To Others My Age?

How Does My Skin Compare To Others My Age?

Posted: August 16th, 2018 in
It is a question I hear frequently when I am giving facials and doing chemical peels. We are all a little competitive and, we would like to know, truly, do I look my age?” And, just like seeing our dress size change, knowing how we score when compared to...


Four Fast Facts about Microneedling for the Scalp

Four Fast Facts about Microneedling for the Scalp

Posted: August 1st, 2018 in
The cosmetic treatment “microneedling” has created quite the buzz in the beauty industry as a restorative skin treatment. Microneedling works by using  tiny needles to puncture the skin in order to stimulate a healing response which promotes collagen...


Suppressing the Sizzle of Sunburn! Wayne Emineth, PA-C

Suppressing the Sizzle of Sunburn! Wayne Emineth, PA-C

Posted: July 6th, 2018 in
What is sunburn and why doesn’t it hurt right away? At the beginning: A person gets too much sun while not wearing sunblock and/or not wearing protective clothing nor a hat. Sunburn is not like a burn from heat. The injury from sunburn builds in the hours...


Picosure Tattoo Removal

Picosure Tattoo Removal

Posted: June 11th, 2018 in
Tattoos looked so good on me when I was younger. I liked the way I could use my creativity and express myself through body art. I loved the Chinese character tattoo at the base of my neck. So much so that I asked the artist to make it even larger! For many...


Basal Cell Biography

Basal Cell Biography

Posted: May 16th, 2018 in
I have a distinct memory of my 4th grade classroom filled with the smell of vinegar because Mrs. Quinn, my teacher, had sun burned herself so badly while on vacation that the only way she could get relief was by spraying herself all over with the stuff. I...


The Woes of Warts by Wayne Emineth PA-C

The Woes of Warts by Wayne Emineth PA-C

Posted: May 10th, 2018 in
Warts are caused by a group of viruses collectively known as Human Papilloma Viruses.   Viruses hijack skin cells and use the cell’s own machinery to make more viruses.  These viruses later infect other cells and the viral infection propagates. Unlike...