JOHNS ISLAND, South Carolina

JOHNS ISLAND, South Carolina | Germain Dermatology

Marguerite Germain, M.D., one of the most respected medical dermatologists, has opened a new location of Germain Dermatology located on Johns Island. This marks Germain Dermatology’s fourth location in South Carolina. Dr. Germain leads a highly experienced team of Board-Certified Dermatologists that includes Joshua Black, M.D. and Taylor Mulkey, M.D. Germain Dermatology first opened in […]

THE LATEST AT GERMAIN: DUALSCULPTING™

THE LATEST AT GERMAIN: DUALSCULPTING™

If you haven’t noticed by now we are more than thrilled to be offering DualSculpting™ at Germain Dermatology. DualSculpting™ is a simple concept- ‘Dual’ CoolSculpting™, however it is not yet widely used, and we are very excited to be the only practice in the Charleston with this cutting edge ability. With DualSculpting™ we are able to treat two areas with […]

PLAN AHEAD WITH LASER HAIR REMOVAL

PLAN AHEAD WITH LASER HAIR REMOVAL

It’s the season to bare all… well at least more than normal… and hairiness is an issue many woman (and some men) want to erase. However, many don’t know that summer is NOT the season to have hair removal procedures. Why? If it is your first procedure it can take anywhere from six to eight […]

WHERE DID THE SUMMER GO?

WHERE DID THE SUMMER GO?

 For most families summer break is officially over ending with the hectic back to school chaos. School supplies, new clothes, meeting with teachers, bed times and early mornings all kick off the beginning of the 2013 school year. No matter what age your kids, there are common issues that arise when the germs begin to […]

THE BEAUTY OF SKIN CARE

GermainRX

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 […]

THANKFUL FOR IT ALL…

Thanksgiving

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 […]

CRAZY WEATHER = CRAZY SKIN

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 […]

GET THAT HOLIDAY GLOW

GET THAT HOLIDAY GLOW

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 on the skin to form […]

AS RED AS RUDOLPH’S NOSE – ECZEMA

Boy with red cheeks 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 […]

RINGING IN THE NEW YEAR

RINGING IN THE NEW YEAR

Can you believe it? 2011 is almost here.  So to wrap up 2010, we figured we’d look at some helpful beauty tips that you can implement into your routine in 2011. Happy New Year!  Some helpful healthy tips for the new year: 1. Get your yearly skin check.   2. Wear sunscreen daily and make […]