Time to get your child Treatment? What You Need to Know About Common Childhood Skin Conditions Like Molluscum

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Time to get your child Treatment? What You Need to Know About Common Childhood Skin Conditions Like Molluscum

  By Dr. Corey Hartman When your child is dealing with a skin condition or rash, you may not be sure whether you should try to treat it at home or seek the help of a professional. But even though it may be an all too common condition, there’s definitely a point at which they’ll need to see a dermatologist. From molluscum to acne, most parents have many questions. While often turning to their pediatrician for answers, dermatologists deal with these skin conditions on a more regular basis. Molluscum, Acne and Eczema: 3 Common Childhood Skin Conditions If your child is showing signs of molluscum, acne and/or eczema, here’s how… read more

Amp up your 2019 daily beauty routine with these 7 must-have products

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SWC Beauty Routine, Skin Wellness

As we come barrelling into the New Year, many of us are setting goals to become even better versions of ourselves in 2019. Along with resolutions to eat healthier and exercise more, we all want to make sure we’re pampering our skin to keep that youthful, glowing appearance as long as we can make it happen! 7 Essential Products for a Healthy Skincare Regimen Youthful skin starts with a good skincare routine, and below are some of the best products you should be incorporating into your routine each day:   Cleanser. The most important step in any skincare routine is to wash your face every day with a gentle cleanser… read more

Interested in a Chemical Peel? Here’s What You Need to Know.

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Chemical Peels, Skin Wellness Dermatology

We all know chemical peels can do wonders for the appearance of our skin.  However, with the wide range of options, from superficial peels to deep resurfacing peels, it may not always be clear as to which one is going to be best for the issues you’re looking to treat. While all chemical peels share the common goal of removing damaged skin cells in order to reveal the healthier skin underneath, each type of peel offers its own unique benefits. If you’re interested in learning more about your options, here’s what you need to know about the three main types of peels, which are classified by their depth of penetration.… read more

The Art of the Injection: The Importance of Finding a Doctor Experienced with Dermal Fillers

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The Art of the Injection: The Importance of Finding a Doctor Experienced with Dermal Fillers

It’s true. From local dentists and spas, to dermatologists and plastic surgeons, there are, in fact, countless places around the Birmingham area that offer injectable, or dermal fillers. What’s important to remember is that just because someone offers, or is even qualified to do them, doesn’t mean they’re the best place to have them done. Along with the proper skills and qualifications, what’s just as important is the injector’s experience. Is the person performing the injections just looking to make a quick buck in addition to the other services they offer, or do they inject dermal fillers Every. Single. Day? AND thousands of times over their lifetime?  And performed by… read more

Eczema in the Winter: Our Best Advice for the Most Common Winter Skin Conditions

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Eczema in the Winter: Our Best Advice for the Most Common Winter Skin Conditions

By Dr. Corey Hartman During the wintertime, while some people might be able to heal their dry skin with some small changes like steering clear of harsh soaps and upping their moisturizer game, there are just as many who find themselves with dry, bothersome skin that they just can’t cure. If this sounds like you, you may be suffering from an eczema-based skin condition. Take a look below at some of the most common conditions I tend to see during the winter, plus some steps you can take to heal your winter skin fast. The Four Most Common Types of Eczema, Plus How to Cure Each Atopic Dermatitis: The Number… read more

Fill Out Your Christmas Wish List Now!

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If you want to a drop a subtle (or not so subtle) hint to somebody about what Skin Wellness goodies you’d like to see under your Christmas tree, we’ve got you covered! Our website allows for you to fill out a Christmas Wish List that you can send to anymore who’s looking to really wow you this holiday season. It’s got a list of our most popular procedures and super easy to fill out and send like a letter to Santa about which Skin Wellness products and procedures you’d like to fill your stocking with. Check out the Christmas Wishlist feature here and make sure you fill one out today!

2018 Twelve Days of Christmas at Skin Wellness

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2018 Twelve Days of Christmas at Skin Wellness

Ho Ho Ho! We know exactly what you want in your stocking this Christmas- Skin Wellness goodies, of course! So we are back with our annual Twelve Days of Christmas specials starting Wednesday, December 5th and running through Thursday, December 20th. These deals are available in office or over the phone so don’t miss out on the jolliest deals of all. Wednesday, December 5th Purchase an SWCA VIP card for $249 ($299 value) Thursday, December 6th Purchase a series of three chemical peels for 25% Off Friday, December 7th Skin Wellness will match any Brilliant Distinction or Aspire Coupons. Close at 11 am. Monday, December 10th $100 off 1 syringe… read more

Dermal Fillers: 4 Tips to Ensure You Get Natural Looking Results

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Dermal Fillers: 4 Tips to Ensure You Get Natural Looking Results

You’re hesitant to use dermal fillers because you would be mortified if you came out looking like one of the “Real Housewives.” We get it; we’re in Alabama, not L.A., and the fake look it’s what the majority of us are trying to achieve. Like most patients who come to Skin Wellness Center of Alabama, you’re just going for a more refreshed, well-rested look. When you go out, you want people to notice a difference without being able to put their finger on it. While there’s no doubt that you can achieve natural results like these with dermal fillers, just be sure to follow these four tips to ensure you… read more

LUXE gets even better with upgrades!

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We are proud to announce a few improvements to our popular LUXE Membership program effective Monday, October 1st. These improvements include the addition of a HydraFacial treatment with both Levels 2 and 3. For those that aren’t familiar with the program, get acquainted with LUXE below. WHAT IS THE LUXE MEMBERSHIP PROGRAM? A three-level program our clients can join for unprecedented access to Skin Wellness procedures and products. We want our clients to love their skin, and LUXE allows them to have the best dermatology treatments available to them monthly for a discounted price. WHAT’S INCLUDED? Each level comes with your choice of one of the listed services per month.… read more

Microneedling: How the New SkinPen Device Has Changed the Game

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Microneedling: How the New SkinPen Device Has Changed the Game

By: Dr. Corey Hartman, Skin Wellness Center While the idea of microneedling, or taking little needles and applying pressure to the skin, is anything but new, the improved devices and technology have put it back on the forefront. For a while, the advent of laser technology took us in a whole new realm, but now microneedling pens are so much better that patients can get results that are just as good as the laser, without the added side effects and downtime. That’s why the new SkinPen Microneedling Device is a game-changer – it’s the only microneedling device in the world that has been studied, cleared, and approved by the FDA,… read more