Island Dermatology now offering the facial system AquaClean to Charleston, Johns Island and surrounding areas! AquaClean is a revolutionary dual action, abrasion-free system that repairs and replenishes the skin.
Acne is a skin condition that nearly all humans experience at some point in their life.
BOTOX® and Dysport® are derived from the Clostridium botulinum bacteria. They act to temporarily paralyze the muscles of facial expression, thereby softening facial wrinkles by inhibiting these muscles from contracting. Most people will see its effects starting to take place in 4-7 days.
What are hives? Hives (technically known as urticaria) are a skin condition characterized by an itchy, raised red lesion, usually with distinct borders.
Dermabrasion is an effective treatment for facial scarring and other imperfections of the skin. Trauma from an accident or scars left behind from acne respond very well to dermabrasion. Dermabrasion acts to smooth the transition from the healthy skin to the previous scar. This can be on the entire face, or focused on precise areas.
What does Thermage do? Thermage helps tighten and shape the skin, giving you a younger and healthy appearance. How does Thermage work? Thermage is a cutting edge procedure that uses radio-frequency technology to heat the deeper layer of skin, while protecting the surface to prevent damage.
What is contact dermatitis? A skin condition in which the body’s immune system gets activated after coming into contact with specific substances.
What is patch testing? Patch testing is a specialized skin test dermatologists use to help identify causes of contact dermatitis.
What is itching? Itching is a term that describes an uncomfortable, tingling sensation that makes you want to scratch the …
What is an atypical nevus? (Plural=nevi) It is fancy name for a common problem, the mole. Where do moles come …
What is Hyperhidrosis? Excessive sweating or overactive sweat glands.
What is the Sciton Laser System? The Sciton Laser is a multi-purpose laser that can help you achieve the youthful appearance of yester-year! The two [...]
The Versapulse Laser is the industry Gold-Standard for removal of unwanted tattoos. People get tattoos for a wide variety of reasons. As that cute little [...]
What are angiomas and telangectasias? Telangectasias are small collections of blood vessels commonly seen on the face around the nose or on the cheeks. Some [...]