Your Dry, Flaky Skin Could Be Seborrheic Dermatitis

When people see dry, flaky skin on their scalp, they usually think it is dandruff. However, sometimes, it isn’t as simple as that. If you are suffering from an overabundance of dry skin on your [...]

Why Choose a Board-Certified Dermatologist?

When it comes to healthcare, people want to receive the best treatment from the best doctors. This is especially true for those with an uncomfortable, unattractive or life-threatening skin [...]

How Menopause Affects Your Skin and What to Do About It

Menopause causes hot flashes, night sweats and mood swings, and it also impacts your skin. Fluctuating hormonal changes affect skin health by lowering moisture levels, volume, tightness and more. [...]

The Facts About Skin Cancer

Skin cancer can affect anyone, regardless of age, gender or ethnicity. It is the most common form of cancer, as more people are diagnosed with skin cancer each year in the U.S. than all other [...]

Nominate Us For Best Dermatology Practice in Columbia

The Free Times and The Post and Courier Columbia’s annual readers’ choice award nominations are happening now! Time is running out to nominate your favorite business in the Columbia and Midlands [...]

What Dermatologists Say About the Best Sunscreen

With hundreds of sun protection brands on the market, choosing the best sunscreen for your skin type and sun exposure can be overwhelming. Columbia Skin Clinic has compiled and created this [...]

5 Nutrition Tips for Healthy Skin

No one wants to deal with blemishes, dark spots, wrinkles, dry patches or oily skin. To tackle these issues, most people address the problem from the outside with washes, creams and [...]

How Stress Affects Your Skin

Stress from difficult projects, frustrating relationships and the busyness of life affects your mind, your body and your skin. While stress is a normal part of life, the weight of carrying stress [...]

Pregnancy-Safe Skin Care Tips

Pregnancy brings many changes to the body. As your baby grows inside the womb and hormone levels change, your skin may also go through changes. The way you approach pregnancy skin care often [...]

What Causes Shingles and How to Treat It

Shingles is on the rise in the United States. A condition that once affected people over age 50, it is now becoming more common in younger patients. Our board-certified dermatologists explain [...]