FUN IN THE SUN

FUN IN THE SUN

Beach season is just around the corner and with the weather in the high 70s today in the Charleston, folks are already pulling out the shorts and tank tops but along with this warm weather comes some things to think about.  1. Apply Sunscreen Daily  Be sure that you’re applying sunscreen before you head out […]

STAYING SAFE IN THE SUN

Beach season is almost here. Yesterday, the high was already 90 degrees in Charleston, and many are hitting the water and beaches to soak up the sun. But before you head outside, know some sun safety tips that can help you.  Skin cancer is the most common form of all cancers and it accounts for […]

TOO MUCH SUN?

Many people hit the beach in Charleston this weekend, from Isle of Palms to Folly Beach, the lure of the lulling sounds of the ocean is quite the aphrodisiac. We know that hitting the beach is one of the most relaxing things that people in the Lowcountry do, but we just want you to know […]

DON’T LET THE SUN FOOL YOU~ GERMAIN DERMATOLOGY

Many of us are enjoying the benefits of a cooler start to spring. Choosing outside dining or long walks on the beach, but be wary, the cooler temperatures don’t shield you from the harmful effects of the sun. Even on cool and cloudy days the sun’s rays are still powerful and harmful.We encourage you to […]

SUN PROTECTION ISN’T A PART TIME JOB~ GERMAIN DERMATOLOGY

Think you’re safe? Think again. Cold weather, cloudy days and even being in the car does not prevent UVA rays from damaging your skin. More and more studies are showing exceedingly more damage on persons left side of their face from sun exposure just from time driving! Wearing sunscreen DAILY is essential in protecting the delicate […]

UNPROTECTED EXPOSURE

It’s already reaching in the high ’80s in Charleston and it’s only going to get warmer and sunnier as the summer month approach us. With May being Skin Cancer Awareness month, many people are paying attention to their skin. However, once it’s no longer in your face, you can’t forget about it.  Tanning Beds? NEVER  […]

KEEPING AN EYE OUT ALL YEAR LONG

Did Skin Cancer Awareness Month (May) go by without you noticing? Good chance it did…for some reason Skin Cancer doesn’t get the publicity or notoriety of other diseases, even other forms of cancer, but it’s actually the most common form of the disease. Over 3.5 million cases in over two million Americans are diagnosed every […]

HOT TIPS FOR THE BEST RESULTS FROM YOUR AGE-FIGHTING PRODUCTS

We love the results we are seeing on those who are using the Germain Rx product line. Designed exclusively for the needs of Dr. Germain’s patients, the line includes cleansers, sunscreens, body and anti-aging products you will love.  We’d love to have you consult with us on the best skin care and anti-aging routine for […]

SAFELY PROLONG YOUR SUMMER GLOW

Spray Tan? Tanning Beds? Bronzers? Selfless Tanners?Which is the best venue to prolong your glow? With Kids back in school, schedules busier than ever and beach season coming to an end we all are starting to lose our beautiful sun-kissed glows that we’ve so proudly earned (Only after applying the proper amounts of sunscreen of […]

LET’S SPOT ORANGE!

As we kick off the month of May we want to impress the importance and raise the awareness of skin cancer. May starts summer break, vacations and lots of time outdoors, and while we love warmer weather, protecting yourself from the risks of skin cancer is one of the most important things you can do […]