Germain Dermatology Stepping Up to Plate for Women’s Wellness at the Charleston RiverDogs Game

Baseball season is almost here and you’re probably scratching your head asking why I’m talking about baseball when usually I’m blogging about dermatology…well, on Saturday, May 7th dermatology and baseball will come together for a great night as Germain Dermatology teams up with the Charleston RiverDogs to present Women’s Wellness Night on Saturday, May 7 … Continue reading “Germain Dermatology Stepping Up to Plate for Women’s Wellness at the Charleston RiverDogs Game”

Diving into Dysport

Long before Juan Ponce De Leon, people have been searching for the fountain of youth. Funny when we were in our 20s & 30s, we often didn’t take the proper care of our skin like we should have, and now as we reach our 40s, 50s, 60s and so on…we work hard to nourish our … Continue reading “Diving into Dysport”

Dr. Germain Voted Best Dermatologist

We always love good news especially when we can share it!  We received the good news from the Charleston City Paper that Dr. Germain has been voted Best Dermatologist for the Best of Charleston 2011. We can’t thank everyone enough for taking time to vote, it truly means a lot. Dr. Germain works hard to … Continue reading “Dr. Germain Voted Best Dermatologist”

Marching into Spring

We’re always looking for non-invasive ways to turn back the hands of time and one of the procedures we had for a some time in our office isn’t losing any steam! It’s a procedure called Pellevé and our patients really enjoy it. Pellevé is virtually painless and requires no recovery time, so it fits easily … Continue reading “Marching into Spring”

Fun in the Sun

Beach season is just around the corner and with the weather in the high 70s today in the Charleston, folks are already pulling out the shorts and tank tops but along with this warm weather comes some things to think about.  1. Apply Sunscreen Daily  Be sure that you’re applying sunscreen before you head out … Continue reading “Fun in the Sun”

Loving Your Heart

February is American Heart Month and although, I’m a board certified dermatologist and not a cardiologist, I’m still a big believer in taking care of our entire body and think that we all don’t pay enough attention to our heart. It’s what keeps our blood pumping and does everything from helping our cheeks get a … Continue reading “Loving Your Heart”


It’s a common skin condition that we see in our office weekly, and it’s believed to affect more than 14 million Americans….Rosacea. Usually it starts to appear on places like your chin, nose, cheeks and forehead. But unlike other skin conditions, rosacea usually appears between the ages of 30-50 and sorry ladies, but it affects … Continue reading “Rosacea”

Get Your Glow with Our Living Social Deal

It’s a craze around the nation! Internet deal sites like Groupon and Living Social have given people their chance to try local businesses for a fraction of the cost. It’s a brilliant idea, only one we wish would could have thought of. We know so many Lowcountry folks that love these deals that we decided to … Continue reading “Get Your Glow with Our Living Social Deal”

Shopping in Your PJs

Some great news from Germain Dermatology…we’ve launched our product shopping cart so now people from around the US can purchase Germain Rx products 24/7. We’re thrilled about this! You can shop here.  Germain Rx is our customized skin care line. It has been designed exclusively for the specific needs of our patients. Using the latest … Continue reading “Shopping in Your PJs”

Food for Thought…foods your skin will love

With 2011 here, people are making over their workout routines and even their bodies…but one of things you should be making over is your grocery list, because what you put into your body truly does show through your skin. Sometimes, shifting into a healthier eating routine may be tough, but if you add some of … Continue reading “Food for Thought…foods your skin will love”