Atlanta Dermatology Articles

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4 Tips for Healthy Veins

By Buckhead Dermatology | September 18, 2020

Veins are not something that most people think about until there is a problem. Although they are often overlooked, your veins play a vital role in the transport of blood back to your heart. They move oxygen and nutrients throughout your body so you can function optimally. When they aren’t working properly, your health will…

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Tips for Staying Healthy and Avoiding Germs

By Buckhead Dermatology | September 11, 2020

As if we didn’t have enough on our minds, cold and flu season is around the corner. And although COVID-19 has many people even more aware of how to prevent the spread of disease and avoid germs, it might be worth a refresher as we get closer to the fall and winter seasons. After all,…


Pores 101: What You Need to Know

By Buckhead Dermatology | September 4, 2020

If you struggle with acne, you have probably heard a great deal about pores. Enlarged pores, clogged pores and blocked pores all contribute to the appearance of pimples. You may have even purchased hundreds (or even thousands) of dollars-worth of products and treatments that claim to minimize or reduce the appearance of your pores. But,…

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5 Tips for Managing Oily Skin

By Buckhead Dermatology | August 28, 2020

It might be September, but that doesn’t mean we have completely escaped the heat of the summer season yet. In Atlanta, we can still expect hot and humid weather this month. And for those who suffer with oily or combination skin, the warmer weather can often make the problem even worse.  Instead of the dewy,…

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25 Foods for Healthy Skin (and Which Foods to Avoid)

By Buckhead Dermatology | August 21, 2020

Your skin is your largest organ and must be taken care of. Apart from keeping it moisturized and protecting it from too much sun exposure, you can choose to eat foods that boost your health from the inside out. Eating well and incorporating a variety of nutritious, vitamin-rich foods into your diet can dramatically improve…

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4 Things You Should Know About Keloids

By Buckhead Dermatology | August 14, 2020

Keloid scars can be large and protrude from the skin. Because of this, they can bring some unwanted attention. People may wonder if you had surgery, if you were born with it and if it hurts. Questions about your scar may be a source of embarrassment or self-consciousness. Many people seek treatment for their keloid;…

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How to Treat Acne During Your Pregnancy

By Buckhead Dermatology | August 6, 2020

You are thrilled to be expecting a little bundle of joy, but not so thrilled about the bumps that are popping up all over your face. You may have been expecting that pregnancy “glow,” so what’s the deal with these acne breakouts? Pregnancy brings about a lot of changes in your body, including your skin.…

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6 Tips for Getting the Most Out of Your Dermatology Visit

By Buckhead Dermatology | July 30, 2020

Congratulations! You’ve decided to take the health of your skin seriously by scheduling an appointment with a dermatologist. Whether you have a specific skin concern or want to take better care of your skin in general, a board-certified dermatologist can help you get the results that you want.  Making the appointment is the first step,…

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Should You Get A Mole Checked By a Dermatologist?

By Buckhead Dermatology | July 24, 2020

Take a quick scan of your skin. Do you see any moles, freckles or dark marks? Have they always been there or are they new? Do any of them appear darker or have they changed their shape or texture?  Your answers to these questions are vital. Why? New moles or existing moles that have changed…

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7 Tips for Healthy Summer Skin

By Buckhead Dermatology | July 16, 2020

Do you want healthy skin this summer? If so, you are not alone. As the summer heats up in the Atlanta area, many people are seeking information about how to keep their skin healthy and glowing in the heat and humidity.  But there is a problem. With so much information out there on the internet,…