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Skin Wellness Welcomes Asia Cordell to Staff

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We are pleased to announce that Asia Cordell has officially joined our talented rank of providers as an aesthetician here at Skin Wellness Center.

Asia is a graduate of The University of Alabama in Birmingham who realized her true passion was skin care. She attended the Aveda Institute in Birmingham Alabama and received her 1000 hour esthetics license. She continued her education at the National Laser Institute in Scottsdale Arizona where she was trained on a variety of lasers. She also studied laser physics and tissue interaction, laser safety and regulations, and client care. She has extensive training and experience in …

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Forever Young BBL Skin Treatments

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Written by Dr. Corey Hartman:

As we learn more about prevention and maintenance in anti-aging skin care, few treatments have demonstrated an ability to help us find the fountain of youth and not merely correct a problem that has already developed.  Aside from Botox, which not only relaxes muscles to prevents wrinkle formation but also stimulates collagen production, the other treatment that serves as both preventative and corrective is Broad Band Light or BBL.

Think of BBL as next generation IPL (Intense Pulsed Light).  IPL, also known as a photofacial, is a staple in dermatology and has been the least invasive way …

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How to Earn Skin Care Discounts and Freebies

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 When you fly regularly with a particular airline, you expect to earn free miles for future flights. But did you know that when you purchase skin care treatments and procedures, you also can earn points toward future procedures?

Brilliant Distinctions is a loyalty program operated by Allergan, the company behind skin care treatments such as Botox, Voluma, Latisse, SkinMedica, Kybella and Volbella. Since 2007, customers who purchase Allergan’s products and treatments have been able to join the program to earn points toward future purchases. For every 100 points earned, members receive a $10 coupon toward a future product or treatment …

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12 Days of Christmas is here!

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On Wednesday, December 7, Skin Wellness kicks off our own unique approach to the 12 days of Christmas. On each day leading up to Christmas, we’ll offer a new special, such as 50 percent off microdermabrasion, chemical peels and facials; or 50 percent off laser hair removal. Watch for each of our 12 holiday specials and you can snag a favorite product or procedure at a great price. It’s our holiday gift to you.

Day One Wednesday, December 7th

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Cancer Fighting Foods: What to Eat to Protect Your Skin

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Have you ever wondered exactly how and why skin cancer begins? Well, when the sun instigates the formation of free radicals in the skin, it can set off a series of reactions in our cells that cause their development to go awry. As these abnormal cells accumulate in the skin, cancer sets in.

At Skin Wellness Center of Alabama, we know that while protecting yourself from the sun can prevent the formation of free radicals, your diet can make an impact as well. As skilled specialists, we recommend you add the following foods to your regular mealtimes and snacks as a proactive …

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Chelsea Location Grand Opening

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The Skin Wellness Center of Alabama was proud to celebrate the Grand Opening of their Chelsea location on Thursday, April 21, 2016. The event was well attended, and our staff and providers are thankful for the support. “We are excited to have a presence in Chelsea, with the ability to serve the community from this new location,” said Dr. Hartman.

As a reminder, this new Skin Wellness Center location will feature a retail area including SWCA’s own specialized skin care line, as well as other brands such as SkinCeuticals, Obagi, Skin Medica, and Elta M.D.  A full range of cosmetic, laser, …

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Skin Wellness Center of Alabama Announces the Chelsea Branch Grand Opening

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Skin Wellness Center of Alabama proudly announces the grand opening of a new branch in Chelsea on Thursday, April 21st.  Dr. Corey Hartman, Founder and Medical Director of Skin Wellness Center said, “We are proud to be the only full-service dermatology clinic in Chelsea and we are excited to invest in this community.”

 

The new Skin Wellness Center will feature a retail area including SWCA’s own specialized skin care line, as well as other brands such as SkinCeuticals, Obagi, Skin Medica, and Elta M.D.  A full range of cosmetic, laser, medical dermatology, and teledermatology will be available to patients, along with two days …

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Dr. Hartman on “Ask the Doctor”

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Did anyone catch a glimpse of Dr. Hartman on the “Ask the Doctor” segment, with Mickey Ferguson on WBRC Fox 6 this week?

Our very own, Dr. Hartman spoke on the danger of significant sun exposure, why oily skin is actually a blessing, and what a pre-cancerous spot typically looks like.

If you missed out, you can view the segment here:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zQzO-qCEnZg&feature=youtu.be