Poison Ivy, Oak and Sumac:

Many people get a rash from poison ivy, poison oak, and poison sumac. This rash is caused by an oil found in the plants. The itchy, blistering rash often does not start until 12 to 72 hours after you come into contact with the oil Signs and Symptoms include: Itchy skin. Redness or red streaks.…

Additional Esthetician

We are pleased to announce our additional Esthetician Christine Bayen She is available on Mondays at our Main office: 2630 E 7th Street, Suite 200, Charlotte, NC 28204 from 8:00am till 4:00pm and on Thursdays and Fridays at our Waverly office: 11840 Southmore Drive, Suite 170, Charlotte, NC 28277 from 8:00am till 4:00pm   For…

Bedbugs

Bedbugs can be a problem in the cleanest of homes. These insects need only human blood to survive, so having an immaculate home will not keep them away. And it’s easy to bring bedbugs home. They can crawl into luggage, clothing, and even furniture, unnoticed. Once inside your home, bedbugs will find a hiding place.…

Friday July 5th, 2019

Friday July 5th:   The following offices are open: Closing times may vary by location   Main: 2630 E 7th Street, Charlotte, NC 28204 Matthews: 1238 Mann Drive, Matthews, NC 28105 Waverly: 11840 Southmore Drive, Charlotte, NC 28277   and   Myrtle Beach: 8208 Devon Court, Myrtle Beach, South Carolina

Get your skin ready for the summer

  A regular deep cleanse will get rid of dead skins to help unclog pores and eradicate blemishes. There’s only one way to make your skin look brighter and that is to exfoliate. This gets rid of dead skin cells, which can make your complexion appear dull. Adding moisturizer after exfoliating will give your skin…

Molluscum contagiosum

Molluscum contagiosum is a common viral skin infection of childhood that causes localised clusters of epidermal papules called mollusca and mainly affects infants and young children under the age of 10 years. It is more prevalent in warm climates than cool ones, and in overcrowded environments. Adolescents and adults are less often infected. What causes…

Sun Safe Clothing

  What Is Sun-Safe Clothing? What’s the best way to protect yourself from the sun’s harmful ultraviolet rays (UVR), given that we need to work, travel, and sometimes play outside? Clothing is the most basic and generally the best means of sun protection. Not all clothing is equal, however, and some of it isn’t actually…

    Squamous Cell Carcinoma Every skin cancer patient is different. The cancer experts at Cancer Treatment Centers of America (CTCA) have extensive experience in properly staging and diagnosing the disease, and developing a treatment plan that’s tailored to your specific type of skin cancer. These cancers are the second most common type of skin…