Wednesday, January 28, 2015

Up Close With Kayce~Germain Staff Skin Care

Just like our patients our Germain staff suffers from common skin issues, the occasional breakout & even wrinkles! Ever wonder what they do to look so fabulous? Find out on our NEW Staff Blog post. Each month we will feature a different staff member their favorite products, routines, skin care battles and more.

Kayce Bates
Medical Assistant, 29 years old
 Skin Type:  combination skin with signs of sun damage, melasma, and is acne-prone

Morning Skin Care Regimen:  
Germain Rx Problem Skin Cleanser I
Skin Tone Enhancing Pads
Brightening Polish
Dermal Restructuring
Super Sheer SPF

Night Time Skin Care Regimen:
 Germain Rx Problem Skin Cleanser I
Retinol 5x Pads
Bio Therapy Moisturizer

Using Routine:5 years
(on and off due to pregnancy/nursing)

Favorite Germain Rx Product: 
Skin Tone Enhancing Pads
 Favorite other Product:
Clarisonic

Favorite Cosmetic Procedure(s):  Laser hair reduction
Laser Illumination Peel
Botox & Filler
 "The peel helped with my sun damage and the injections decreased my stubborn static lines. The results  made me feel better about my overall appearance."

Favorite Facial Make-Up:
 Jane Iredale BB cream and Jane Iredale pure pressed powder 
Kayce uses 'Satin' during Winter and 'Suntan' during Summer months.

Best advice from Dr. Germain:
“Stay out of the sun!”
“Use retinol and SPF every day for the rest of your life.”
(Retinol is the best medication on the market for anti-aging and fine lines).
“Do not touch your face!”
 (keeps bacteria off your face)

Kacye's Best Advice:
 "Wear daily: Retinol, SPF, and a Mineral-Based Make-Up that won’t clog pores. Wash your face twice a day with a Clarisonic and your favorite cleanser."

Kayce sends you off with these words of wisdom from Dr. Germain,
“Age gracefully!  Rome wasn’t built in a day!”

Wednesday, January 21, 2015

Time to Vote- Best of Charleston 2015

Today kicks off BEST OF CHARLESTON voting!
CLICK HERE TO VOTE! 

2015 would mark a DECADE of Being the Best for Charleston~ we would love to have that honor.

Being titled best dermatologist in Charleston for the past 9 years has been so humbling,  and we have to admit, we are only the best because we serve the BEST. We couldn’t have done it without you.

Voting for The Best of Charleston 2015 is underway, and we ask each of you to keep up the momentum by voting for Germain Dermatology!

You can vote online at www.charlestoncitypaper.com. Don’t forget to share with fellow Germain friends. Looking forward to making it a perfect 10 of being the best for you!


Tuesday, January 20, 2015

Keeping Your Resolutions~ It's easier than you think.

Did you make a resolution, or two, about your health? After the holidays it's easy to feel like those few extra pounds have turned into needing some serious weight loss, and we are here to help.

In some cases those hard to loose pounds are stored in places hard to target by even those who are most physically fit. Especially as we age fat is harder to loose in places like your hips, outter and inner thighs and, of course, the tummy. But don't get discouraged! Germain Dermatology offers the revolutionary procedure Coolsculpting to help you target those hard to reach areas.

Non-invasive, no down time and customized to your particular needs, Coolsculpting will help make those resolutions a reality. Come see what all the talk is about at our Coolsculpting night~ Tuesday, January 20th at 6:00pm, at the Germain Dermatology Office. Dr. Germain will be giving live demonstrations, Q&A, FREE consultations as well as food & drink.
*There are only a few spots left, so CALL TODAY to RSVP 843-881-4440.

Need an extra boost? Germain Dermatology also offers Metabohealth injections~ loaded with important B vitamins to increase your energy and boost your metabolism. Metabohealth is for everyone and no appointment is necessary. Just stop in today to 612 Seacoast Parkway in Mount Pleasant, South Carolina to experience Metabohealth for yourself.