What’s the Best Way to Detect Melanoma Early?

Mt. Pleasant Dermatology’s Dr. Caroline Wooten Discusses How to Find, Treat and Even Prevent this Serious Skin Cancer. Dr. Wooten why is it so important to get a skin check and how often should one get checked? Skin checks are

Protect Yourself With Our List of Top Sunscreen’s

You should wear SPF of at least 30 daily on all exposed areas. We suggest Zinc oxide based sunscreen. Daily Sunscreens (lightweight-good for everyday "running around") *Obagi Sun Shield SPF 50 (Matte finish) *Obagi Healthy Skin Protection SPF 30 *Obagi

The Annual Skin Check Process

If you have scheduled your annual skin check, you may be left wondering what to expect, especially if it has been awhile since you last visited the dermatologist. Below you will find helpful information that will allow you to not

Tips and Tricks for Dry Skin Relief

As summer comes to an end, you may find yourself mentally preparing for fall and the cooler temperatures that the season brings. Although fall has a lot to offer with beautiful falling leaves, pumpkins, and the fun holidays, it can

5 Tips for Preventing Skin Cancer

Although summer is coming to an end, it is still important to take proper precautions to protect your skin from the harmful rays of the sun. Living in South Carolina where warm weather and sunshine can be found year round,

PicoSure Laser Skin Treatment and Tattoo Removal

New Product Alert! Have a tattoo you regret? You’re not alone. In fact, close to 25 percent of tattooed Americans are regretful of their ink. Until the introduction of laser tattoo removal, people often resorted to acid treatments, dermabrasion and


KYBELLA™ is a prescription medicine used in adults to improve the appearance and profile of moderate to severe fat below the chin (submental fat), also called “double chin.” It is not known if KYBELLA™ is safe and effective for use

The Eclipse MicroPen

What is Automated Micro-Needling? Automated Micro-Needling (also known as Collagen Induction Therapy or CIT) is a new innovation in aesthetic medicine for treating the appearance of fine lines, acne scars and improvement of the skin’s overall appearance. During this procedure,