As Red As Rudolph’s Nose – Eczema

The holidays are here, along with the stress…and your eczema is starting to flare up. From putting up Christmas trees to having a house full of relatives, stressful events are enough to make you turn as red as Rudolph’s nose. Eczema affects more than 30% of the population and is term for a group of … Continue reading “As Red As Rudolph’s Nose – Eczema”

Get that Holiday Glow

Bling Eye Shadow Kit   Tis the season for holiday parties.  A time to dazzle and shine.  So let us help you look your holiday best with Jane Iredale skin care makeup available at Germain Dermatology. I love Jane’s line because it is a highly-sophisticated blend of minerals and pigments. These crystals overlap each other … Continue reading “Get that Holiday Glow”

Crazy Weather = Crazy Skin

In the Lowcountry, the weather has a mind of its own. One day it’s hot, the next day it’s cold…one day it’s rainy, one day it’s beautiful…making it hard enough to even know what to wear and even harder on our skin. Changes in the climate takes their toll on our faces and our entire … Continue reading “Crazy Weather = Crazy Skin”

Thankful for It All…

With Thanksgiving upon us, this is a perfect time to look at how lucky we are…whether it’s being thankful for our family, friends, job and more, this is one of my favorite times of the year because it gives us all chance to breathe and say “thanks”. First, say “Thanks!” to your body. Your knees may … Continue reading “Thankful for It All…”

The Beauty of Skin Care

I’ve been lucky to have such wonderful patients over the last decade in Charleston and have had the opportunity to educate them on the importance of seeing a dermatologist when it comes to their skin. Do you know how many people I’ve seen that have spent numerous amounts of money on over the counter products … Continue reading “The Beauty of Skin Care”