Posted in Dermatologist News on Sep 07, 2021
Nail fungus is a relatively common condition that affects an estimated 3-12% of the population. It is more likely to occur in people that are older. Nail fungus begins as a white or yellow spot under the fingernail or toenail. As the nail infection grows, it might cause your nail to discolor, thicken and crumble.
Posted in Sun Safety on May 03, 2021
You need to protect yourself from the sun 365 days a year—even on cloudy days! Choosing the right sunscreen can help you protect your skin, reduce the risk of skin cancer, and prevent early skin aging caused by the sun. Here is our guide to selecting the right sunscreen!
Posted in Acne Treatment on Aug 25, 2020
Is it just a break out or something more? If you’re dealing with blemishes that cover a significant portion of your face or body, you have a lot of redness and inflammation, your blemishes are deep and painful, or you have notable scarring, you may be experiencing severe acne.
Posted in Skin Doctor Tips on Aug 25, 2020
The Greek physician Hippocrates said, “Let food be thy medicine,” and we know good and well that food can be just that. The foods you put into your body have a lot of power, and there is a direct correlation between healthy eating and healthy skin.
Posted in Psoriasis Treatment on Jul 10, 2020
Did you know that August is Psoriasis Awareness Month? Psoriasis is a chronic autoimmune disease that appears on the skin. According to the National Psoriasis Foundation, an estimated 7.5 million Americans have psoriasis, rendering it the most common autoimmune disease...
Posted in Dermatologist News on Jul 01, 2020
Dr. Chris Lowe is a board-certified dermatologist at Galen Dermatology. He’s always enjoyed science and helping others, so medicine was a natural fit for him career wise. Dr. Lowe received his MD from Wake Forest ...