Atlanta Dermatology Articles

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Dermatologists Help Vitiligo Patients Triumph

By Buckhead Dermatology | May 24, 2022

Seemingly affecting only a small group, at 1% of people, vitiligo is a skin condition where patches appear as areas of the skin losing pigmentation. Although vitiligo does not discriminate against those it affects, it is more noticeable in darker skin tones. Those who have vitiligo can suffer great stress psychologically, and some remove themselves…

Managing Psoriasis Over the Warm, Summer Months

By Buckhead Dermatology | May 19, 2022

Summer is fast approaching, and temperatures are heating up. In the south, humid weather makes 80 degrees feel like a wet 100. Desert states feel like 100 degrees because it is at least that hot! Whether excessive heat or dryness, extreme temperatures are no friend to our skin, so finding an effective skincare routine to…

Skincare Specialists Report Cases of the Unofficial Diagnosis of COVID Toes

By Buckhead Dermatology | May 10, 2022

Since the memorable month of March in 2020, at the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic, dermatologists locally and internationally have reported seeing an increasing number of cases of the mystery foot and toe rash that seems to be a direct result of COVID-19. Although most reports have been in children and younger patients, adult cases…

Skin Cancer Screenings Save Lives

By Buckhead Dermatology | May 4, 2022

It is undeniable that early detection of skin cancer has saved lives. Although skin cancer is different that you can see the signs because they are on the skin’s surface as compared to other cancers that begin on the inside of the body, it is still critical to address any concerns immediately. If you see…

Dermatologists Address Pediatric Skincare Concerns

By Buckhead Dermatology | April 27, 2022

Heading to the pediatrician is nothing new for parents. Taking your children to the doctor for their annual checkups or heading into the office with any concerns is a common occurrence. What may not be as well known is that most skincare issues parents take to the doctor will be referred to a skincare specialist,…

Should Men and Women’s Skincare be Identical?

By Buckhead Dermatology | April 20, 2022

The wide variety of skincare products available on the market makes a clear distinction between men’s and women’s needs for facial and body care. However, are there significant differences between products outside of powerful marketing and different scents? Dermatologists have found enough differences worth noting in the various options for men and women. The Difference…

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Addressing Dry and Ashy Skin Before Summer

By Buckhead Dermatology | April 15, 2022

That’s right. Summer is coming! The kids will be out of school, and the vacation planning begins. Many have every intention of having their skin “summer-ready.” Still, the days pass, summer comes and goes, and people ultimately cover up instead of showing off their natural beauty. It is not too late to address dry and…

What Is Skincare Layering?

By Buckhead Dermatology | April 6, 2022

Although used for decades in Asia, skin layering is reasonably new to Americans. Skincare layering was introduced in 1968 when Clinique was the first on the main beauty scene as they presented a practical three-step line of skincare products. Americans embraced the routine and welcomed a multi-step process to achieve beautiful skin. The steps increased…

Is Skinimalism Still Trending?

By Buckhead Dermatology | March 28, 2022

One of the most popular sources for trending and creative ideas, Pinterest named skinimalism a hot trend in 2021. In the highly referenced Pinterest Predicts Report, upcoming trends are predicted for the upcoming year. This comprehensive list doesn’t leave anything out and includes travel, well-being, home, parenting, finances, and beauty. Skinimalism was defined as allowing…

Post-Partum Skincare

By Buckhead Dermatology | March 22, 2022

Having a baby is one of the most beautiful things to be experienced and carrying a tiny human in your belly for around nine months is no joke with the toll it can take on your body! In post-partum, often, women experience stretch marks, hair loss, stretched skin, and even spots on the face, appropriately…