Clinical Dermatology

3 Must-Have Products for Protecting Sun-Kissed Skin

May 16 2019
3 Must-Have Products for Protecting Sun-Kissed Skin

Are you ready to embrace your sun-kissed skin this summer? The sun’s UV rays are damaging to the skin, so it’s important to protect the body’s largest organ before stepping out to the beach. Although sun-kissed skin gives us the …

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Know your ABCDE’s and get your annual skin check

May 09 2019
Know your ABCDE’s and get your annual skin check

Summer is almost in full swing! Before you start laying out this beach season, be sure get your annual skin exam. Skin checks for abnormal moles or growths are basic sun safety that should be practiced year-round. Spending time in …

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3 Easy Tips for Beautiful Spring-Ready Skin

Apr 23 2019
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The fresh green of spring is symbolic of nature, growth, freshness, and fertility. Winter can have a drying effect on the skin, so spring offers a renewed opportunity to get your skin, spring-ready and back in top condition. From exfoliation …

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Seasonal Allergies and Your Skin

Apr 18 2019

As the weather begins to change, bringing lots of light and warmth, your skin will begin to change with it. You may start to notice small differences from the warmer temperatures or that your sweat glands working overtime. However, did …

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Spring Break Prep: What You Need To Know

Apr 09 2019

Spring Break is just around the corner. The kids have been stirring in their desks since the holidays, while our legs haven’t seen the light of day since last fall. We’re ready for the warmth of the sun and beach, …

Posted in Clinical Dermatology, General News, Skin Care Education

Eczema – What’s the Cause?

Mar 26 2019

Eczema is a more complex condition than originally known. Researchers are still learning about the link between eczema and allergies but understanding the connection can help you manage the condition. What is Eczema? Eczema is a common skin condition which …

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Hives versus Rashes: Know the Difference

Mar 11 2019

Spring offers a chance for our skin to breathe and renew itself. With your skin exposed, effects of airborne and contact irritants in the form of hives or rashes will occur if you have overly sensitive skin. These irritants come …

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5 Tips for Avoiding Warmer Weather Skin Issues

Mar 05 2019

You heard it first from Punxsutawney Phil: spring is arriving soon. Spring brings new life, new blooms and gorgeous weather. But if you struggle with your skin, you may want to take a few extra precautions as we usher in …

Posted in Acne, Clinical Dermatology, Skin Care Education

Eczema vs Psoriasis: Know the Symptoms

Jan 28 2019

Both psoriasis and eczema are skin conditions that present with red rashes that are scaly in texture. These chronic skin conditions may look similar at first glance but can be distinguished from one another. Learn more about these conditions and …

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Protect your Baby’s Skin this Winter

Jan 14 2019

Winter is here! Learn more about caring for your baby’s skin and how to best protect them from the winter elements. Skin Dryness As new parents, every obstacle that comes in the way of a newborn seems like an impossible …

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How to Protect your Skin this Winter

Jan 11 2019

Winter is here! Prepare correctly this winter with both sunscreen and moisturizer and save your skin from feeling dry and chapped. Sunscreen While most people are diligent with sunscreen in the summer months, we tend to forget to lather up …

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Healthy Skin Podcast: Moisturizers for Dry Winter Skin

Jan 08 2019

In this excerpt from a previous episode of the Healthy Skin Podcast, we’re talking best moisturizers for dry winter skin with Dr. Zetta Fayos. Dr. Fayos joins us from Anne Arundel Dermatology’s new office in Fairfax, VA. Tune in to …

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Winter Skin Awareness

Dec 31 2018

Winter weather can wreak havoc on your skin. We’ll be bringing you Winter Skin Awareness throughout January and February. While the days are shorter, and the sun is less present in winter, it does not mean that your skin is …

Posted in Clinical Dermatology, Skin cancer

ABCDE: The Skin Cancer Symptoms You Need to Know

Nov 29 2018

Skin cancer can easily remain undetected because a cancerous spot may look like a harmless mole, a pimple or even a patch of dry skin. However, there are a few key ways to tell the difference. A good start is …

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Healthy Skin Podcast: Dr. Zetta Fayos on Cold Weather Skincare

Nov 26 2018

On this episode of the Healthy Skin Podcast, we’re talking cold-weather skincare with Dr. Zetta Fayos from Anne Arundel Dermatology’s new office in Fairfax, VA. Tune in to hear Dr. Fayos explain the different types of eczema, what to look …

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Inside Our New Fairfax, VA Office

Nov 20 2018

Our new office in Fairfax, VA is now open and offering same-day appointments for general, pediatric and cosmetic dermatology services! In this video, watch COO Don Borchert cut the ribbon – and get an exclusive look inside the office with Dr. …

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Healthy Skin Podcast: Dr. Monica Valentin on her New Office in Fairfax, VA

Nov 01 2018

On this episode of the Healthy Skin Podcast, we’re talking with Dr. Monica Valentin about Anne Arundel Dermatology’s newest office in Fairfax, VA. Dr. Valentin is discussing the many services she and her coworkers offer at the Fairfax office – …

Posted in Clinical Dermatology, Cosmetic Dermatology, Dermatologists, Dermatology Office Locations, General News, Pediatric Dermatology, Skin cancer

Healthy Skin Podcast: Back-to-School Season with Dr. Jacqueline Selph of Towson, MD

Sep 25 2018

On this episode of the Healthy Skin Podcast, we’re discussing common pediatric dermatology concerns for back-to-school season with Dr. Jacqueline Selph of Anne Arundel Dermatology’s office in Towson, MD. Tune in to hear Dr. Selph correct some misconceptions about lice …

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What Is Scabies? About Scabies Symptoms, Treatments and More

Sep 24 2018
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Ask anyone who works in a school, daycare facility or nursing home which health conditions cause the most anxiety, and scabies will likely be on the top of the list. This highly-contagious mite can spread rapidly from person to person, …

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Which Psoriasis Treatment is Right for You?

Aug 20 2018
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Psoriasis is a common skin condition that can lead to irritation, itching, flaking of skin and discomfort. Approximately eight million people in the United States are affected by psoriasis, according to the American Academy of Dermatology. If you are suffering …

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20 Things to Know If You Have Eczema

Apr 20 2017

Dermatitis (eczema) is a very common skin disorder that affects many people. If you’re trying to keep flare ups under control and successfully treat your eczema, make sure you understand these helpful tips: You don’t need to wash every day. When …

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Athlete’s Foot & Nail Fungal Infection Prevention

Mar 27 2017

Fungi are nearly everywhere which makes athlete’s foot and nail fungal infection easy to stumble upon. Both are ugly, itchy and can make it difficult to walk. Sidestep athlete’s foot and toe fungus and keep your feet healthy with these …

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