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What You Need to Know About Board-Certified Dermatology

From acne and wrinkles to severe skin diseases like Melanoma, dermatologists provide treatments and solutions for a wide range of skin concerns. When you choose to make an appointment with a dermatologist, you’re putting the well-being of your skin into their hands and it’s essential to choose a qualified professional who can provide safe and effective treatments. Choosing a dermatologist isn’t a choice you should take lightly, and it’s essential to make sure they have the correct training, certification, and experience. Board-certified dermatologists have undergone rigorous training and testing to earn their certification, making them a top choice for patients seeking cosmetic procedures. In this article, the experts at Skin Wellness will explore the benefits of choosing a board-certified dermatologist. What is a Board-Certified Dermatologist? …

Introducing the Skin Wellness Team: Alison Hayes, CRNP

At Skin Wellness, we wouldn’t be able to offer our premier dermatology services without all of our friendly, knowledgeable, and empathetic staff members. When you come into our clinic, we want to ensure you’re always greeted by attentive and friendly faculty that can make you feel comfortable and answer any questions you may have. From aestheticians and nurse practitioners to board-certified dermatologists, Skin Wellness maintains a team of experts who are dedicated to providing quality service. In this blog, we’ll introduce you to Alison Hayes, one of Skin Wellness’s Certified Registered Nurse Practitioners. Alison’s Day to Day Alison Hayes, CRNP, specializes in general dermatology and is well-equipped to provide high-quality care to her patients. Her extensive training allows her to perform a range of duties …

It’s Christmas In July: The Let It Glow Event

It’s Christmas in July here at Skin Wellness, and you’re invited! Skin Wellness is excited to announce our summer savings event, Let it Glow, happening July 17th-July 21st. During our annual summer sale, you’ll have exclusive access to exciting deals you won’t find anywhere else. In this blog, Skin Wellness will dive deep into all of the fantastic sales we’re offering and how these treatments and products will help you achieve your best summer look. Skin Wellness’s Week of Unmissable Deals It’s time to get your glow on with our annual summer sale. During this week, we’ll feature savings on skincare, laser treatments, body sculpting, and more. Every day for a full week, we’ll feature different deals, plus 15% off cosmeceutical skincare. Read below to …

Acne Awareness Month: Treatments & Causes

Acne is a common skin condition that affects millions of people worldwide. It can be both physically and emotionally distressing, causing embarrassment and a loss of self-confidence. To raise awareness about this prevalent issue, the month of June has been designated as Acne Awareness Month. During this time, various organizations, dermatologists, and skincare professionals, such as Skin Wellness, come together to educate the public about the causes, treatments, and prevention of acne. What is Acne? Acne is a chronic skin condition characterized by the presence of pimples, blackheads, whiteheads, and cysts on the face, neck, shoulders, chest, and back. It occurs when hair follicles become clogged with oil, dead skin cells, and bacteria. Hormonal changes, such as those experienced during puberty, pregnancy, or menstrual cycles, …

Products and Treatments for Your Weight Loss Journey

Weight Loss Cosmetic Treatments for Summer Summertime is great for taking advantage of the latest weight loss treatments and aesthetic dermatology services. Whether you’re looking to shed a few pounds or just want to look your best for the summer season, plenty of options are available. There’s something for everyone—Juvéderm treatments for volume loss to KYBELLA™ and Coolsculpting for tackling stubborn fat areas. With Skin Wellness’s weight loss treatments, you can feel confident with your silhouette just in time for the summer season. Juvéderm If you have recently lost weight you may be noticing changes in your face, specifically volume loss in your cheek area. Juvéderm is a dermal filler that is used to restore facial volume and reduce the appearance of wrinkles and fine …

Skin Cancer Awareness Months: Causes & Treatment

May is Skin Cancer Awareness Month Skin Cancer Awareness Month is an annual campaign held in May to raise awareness about skin cancer, its prevention, and treatment. The campaign aims to educate the public about the dangers of skin cancer and encourage them to take steps to protect their skin from the sun’s damaging rays. During this month, dermatologists around the world come together to promote a healthy lifestyle and provide advice on how to prevent skin cancer. They also provide information on available treatments for those who have already been diagnosed with skin cancer. People are encouraged to schedule regular appointments with their dermatologist for medical dermatology check-ups or screenings. By doing so, they can detect any signs of skin cancer early and receive …

The Incredible Benefits of B-12 Shots: Everything You Need to Know

B-12 injections are a great way to get the nutrients your body needs. They can boost energy levels, improve cognitive function, and even promote weight loss. Getting B-12 injections is easy and convenient, with help from a dermatologist’s office like Skin Wellness. In this blog, we’ll discuss what the B-12 vitamin is, how it affects health, and the benefits of getting a B-12 shot. To learn more about Skin Wellness’s vitamin shots and other injectables, call our office today or contact us online. ⠀⠀⠀ What is Vitamin B-12, and What are the Health Benefits? Vitamin B-12 is an essential nutrient that plays a vital role in the functioning of the human body. It helps maintain a healthy nervous system and is also involved in the …

Everything You Need to Know About Rosacea

Rosacea Awareness April is designated as Rosacea Awareness Month as an effort to educate more people about the impact of this common facial condition. It’s estimated that at least 16 Million Americans have been diagnosed with rosacea. With a better understanding of rosacea, those experiencing symptoms can seek treatment and understand the skin disorder better. Additionally, this month also serves as a reminder that those with rosacea aren’t alone and without hope.If you think you might have rosacea and haven’t sought treatment, see a dermatologist to learn what tactics can help you. Let’s take a closer look at this all-too-common skin condition and how Skin Wellness can help you treat it. About Rosacea Rosacea is a condition that primarily affects the central face and manifests …

SkinBetter Clarity Regimen: Dealing with Blemish-Prone Skin

When purchasing skin care products online or at big-box stores, what do you look for? Perhaps you’re drawn in by the colorful labels. Maybe a friend recommended a popular brand. You may even shop by individual skin features or concerns, or scrutinize products by their “for oily/dry skin” disclaimers. Regardless of how you shop for your skincare products, it’s important to think deeper than the marketing ploys. Current products don’t always cater to the specific needs of each individual using the serum, face wash, or exfoliant. For this reason, SkinBetter Science conducted a study to examine how tone and ethnicity determine how skin responds to various treatments. More specifically, the study focused on how a patient’s skin reacted to SkinBetter regimens, Start+, Clarity+, and Even …

New Wrinkle Reduction Treatment at Skin Wellness: Ellacor

As we age, our bodies begin to change—wrinkles appear in places we never thought possible, and skin begins to sag where it was once firm and taut. The results of aging aren’t avoidable, but they are preventable. With the beauty industry continuously evolving, new technologies are making it easier for medspas and dermatology offices to fight against unwanted wrinkles and age-related skin conditions. Introducing Ellacor®, a revolutionary device created by Cytrellis. This minimally invasive treatment diminishes wrinkles and skin laxity with a 91% success rate. Skin Wellness is proud to offer this new service at our Birmingham, AL, office to all our qualifying patients. Take a more in-depth look at what Ellacor can do for you and your skin. What is Ellacor? Advanced signs of …