DR. GERMAIN CONTRIBUTES TO HEALTH.COM FEATURE ON ACNE- *SNEAK PEAK

Dr. Germain was asked to give her take on age old Acne Myths for an upcoming freelance article on Health.com.  Here is a sneak peak of her contribution. Make sure to visit Health.com in the next few weeks for the full article written by Germain Dermatology friend and women’s health writer, Keira Aaron. Can Chocolate cause acne?“Yes. However, it […]

JULY ONLY: 15% OF SUNSCREEN SALES TO BENEFIT THE MOTHER EMANUEL HOPE FUND

15% of all sunscreen sales during July will go to the Mother Emanuel Hope Fund Germain Dermatology sells a variety of sunscreens from the Germain Rx, Blue Lizard and Tizo brands including:Germain Rx Sunscreens:-Anti Photo-Aging Sunscreen SPF 50+ -Matte Perfection Tinted Sunscreen SPF 50+ -Ultra Protect Sunscreen SPF 30 -Oil Free Sunscreen SPF 30 $16.50-Super Sheer Physical Sunscreen SPF 50+ Blue Lizard […]

SUPPORT OUR TROOPS WITH GERMAIN DERMATOLOGY & COLORESCIENCE

This April help Germain Dermatology protect those that protect us! Germain Dermatology is thrilled to announce this partnership with Colorescience to give back to our American troops. For each Colorescience Sunforgettable SPF 50 Brush On Sunscreen we sell Germain Dermatology will donate 1 Colorescience Sunforgettable SPF 50 Sunscreen to an active duty service member.Stop by for this NEW amazing product today– protect yourself and protect […]

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 […]

CHARLESTON’S BEST TIME OF YEAR

It may not yet be beach weather everyday, but we’re steadily approaching the time of year when you can’t avoid outdoor events even if you tried! From the Family Circle Cup tennis tournament to the Bridge Run, Flowertown Festival and more, early spring offers Lowcountry residents and visitors alike, every opportunity to get out and enjoy […]

SKIN DANGERS OF RECREATIONAL SPORTS FOR YOU AND YOUR CHILD

Charleston County and its surrounding neighbors are off and running with another spring season of recreational sports. Soccer, baseball, softball and more – for all age groups including adults…Great news for health and well-being, but what about your skin?  What was already an unseasonably warm fall and winter is sure to lead way into warm […]

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 […]

SUNSCREEN STAT!

We’re lucky to live in the beautiful Carolinas, from the beaches to the lakes, there’s always great things to do outside. But before you head into the summer sun, it’s important that you pay attention to your skin. Skin cancer is the most common form of all cancers and it accounts for nearly half of […]

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 […]

HEALTHY SUMMER SKIN

The joys of summer are here!  Protecting your skin with daily use of sunscreen is the easiest and most obvious way to maintain healthy skin and prevent skin cancer.  However, did you know that other factors, inside and out, might affect your skin’s natural radiance as well?  Be good to your skin and you will love what you […]