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Discover how to refresh your skin and what to expect during chemical peel treatment in Washington

What to Expect During Chemical Peel Treatment in Washington area

Over time, the aging process and exposure to environmental toxins lead to changes in the skin. Fine lines, wrinkles, and brown spots begin to appear. The skin’s tone and texture change. When it comes to improving the skin’s appearance, there are several treatments including chemical peels for healthy, glowing skin. Located in Washington D.C., Dr. Cheryl Burgess is a Board-certified dermatologist who offers skin care treatments. She and her team at the Center for Dermatology and Dermatologic Surgery explain what to expect during chemical peel treatment. Chemical peel treatment Healthy skin influences an individual’s appearance and confidence. Good skincare keeps … Continue reading

Learn how to heal and remove your scar with scar revision series from our dermatologist in Washington, DC

How to Heal Your Scar in Washington area

At the Center for Dermatology and Dermatologic Surgery, speaking to a dermatologist is the best way to start taking good care of your skin. Surgeries and injuries can result in scars that can impact the skin’s appearance—as well as a patient’s self-confidence! If you are interested in learning more about how to heal your injury with scar revision services in the area of Washington, DC, we encourage you to read on! What causes scarring? Scarring can develop in many different forms. When the skin is cut, the body starts the healing process. The scar is produced with fibrous tissue that … Continue reading

Washington, D.C. dermatologist explains what you need to know about acne during pregnancy

Acne During Pregnancy in Washington area

Pregnancy can be a beautiful, life-changing experience, but it also takes a toll on the body both physically and emotionally. One major occurrence for many women is changes to the skin, most commonly, acne. While some women are gifted with the much talked about “pregnancy glow” others are dealing with breakouts that make them feel like a “pimply-faced” teenager again. Fortunately, acne during pregnancy is a common occurrence and there are things you can do about it. Washington, D.C. dermatologists at the Center for Dermatology and Dermatologic Surgery discuss what you need to know about acne during pregnancy. Why does … Continue reading

Learn about dermatology services for treating aging skin in the Washington, DC area

Treating Aging Skin in Washington area

At the Center for Dermatology and Dermatologic Surgery, patients in Washington, D.C. and Annapolis, MD. are welcome to visit Dr. Cheryl Burgess to learn about dermatology services available for treating aging skin. Her practice helps individuals with general, cosmetic, and medical dermatology solutions that are tailored to each patient’s unique needs. If you have been considering working with a professional to improve your skin and address the fine lines and wrinkles that come with aging, we welcome you to our practice. Services available at our practice Our facility has some of the most advanced technologies and effective treatments that can … Continue reading

Dermatologist in Washington, DC offers winter skin care tips

Happy young woman walking in winter time

The dry, crisp air of the winter months may be a welcome change from hot and humid summer weather, but your skin takes the brunt of the change! Patients in the Washington, DC area who are struggling with dry and chapped skin during the colder months are encouraged to visit with Dr. Cheryl Burgess, a board-certified dermatologist, to discuss winter skin care tips to keep their skin moisturized, hydrated, and beautiful during the colder weather. Winter skin care tips Different types of weather present unique skin challenges, so dermatologists encourage patients to have a different skin care routine for each … Continue reading

Dermatologist in Washington, D.C. explains the benefits of laser hair removal treatment for summer preparation

Low section of young woman getting laser treatment

The Center for Dermatology and Dermatologic Surgery’s team of professionals in Washington, D.C. are pleased to offer a wide selection of cosmetic services for patients to consider for enhancing their appearance. One of the most popular treatment options at our practice for cosmetic purposes is laser hair removal. This treatment can help patients get ready for the upcoming summer months. We highly recommend patients undergo laser hair removal treatment in the winter months, so they can enjoy the results come summertime! What is laser hair removal? Dr. Cheryl Burgess offers patients in and around the areas of Washington, DC and … Continue reading

Patients in Washington, D.C. can ask about treating scars with scar revision procedures

Dr. Cheryl Burgess is a professional at the Center for Dermatology and Dermatologic Surgery that can help patients achieve the skin they’ve always dreamed of and find a non-invasive way of treating scars on the body.

At the Center for Dermatology and Dermatologic Surgery, patients have access to treatments that can be used to help them achieve a more attractive appearance and healthier skin. When patients have scars and are seeking scar revision services, they will want to turn to Dr. Cheryl Burgess in Washington, D.C. She is a Board-certified dermatologist who can help patients by treating scars and making them far less noticeable. What is scar revision? When there has been an injury to the skin, it often leaves a scar. These scars can be extremely noticeable, such as keloid scars, or maybe small though … Continue reading

Learn about treatment for scars with the Eclipse Micropen with dermatologist Dr. Burgess in Washington, DC

Dr. Cheryl Burgess describes the Eclipse Micropen as a revolutionary treatment for scars to reduce their appearance.

At the Center for Dermatology and Dermatologic Surgery, patients with cosmetic or medical dermatology concerns can visit Dr. Cheryl Burgess, a trained and experienced dermatologist who offers a wide selection of state-of-the-art services for patients to consider in enhancing their skin and body. When patients are interested in scar revision, they can speak with a professional in Washington, DC about a solution known as the Eclipse Micropen. What is the Eclipse Micropen? Dr. Cheryl Burgess describes the Eclipse Micropen as a revolutionary treatment for scars to reduce their appearance. Scar revision is one of many treatment options available to patients … Continue reading

Laser-based skin of color treatment in Washington DC

dermatologist Dr. Cheryl Burgess (Center for Dermatology and Dermatologic Surgery) provides treatment for patients with skin of color in Washington DC.

Laser skin rejuvenation is the first choice of many people who want to restore their skin while avoiding surgical options. The choice of cosmetic laser skin treatments is easier for those with lighter skin tones than for those with skin of color. Persons with darker skin must consider certain risk factors before opting for laser therapy, including: Higher injury risk of burns Hyperpigmentation Keloid scars Blotchy skin This does not mean that persons with darker skin tones should avoid laser treatments. However, it is advisable to verify if the dermatologist providing laser skin treatments has adequate experience in treating skin … Continue reading

Scar revision services in Washington D.C.

Dr. Cheryl Burgess (Center for Dermatology and Dermatologic Surgery) is an experienced dermatologist providing state of the art scar revision services in Washington D.C.

Acne lesions can cause acne scars. These scars are of multiple types because every person has a unique and individual facial topography. Hence, it becomes crucial that acne scar treatments be customized and personalized to serve the unique needs of each patient. Dr. Cheryl Burgess (Center for Dermatology and Dermatologic Surgery) is an experienced dermatologist providing state of the art scar revision services in Washington D.C. to suitable candidates. Chemical Peels for treating acne scars There is no single approach to treating acne scars. However, chemical peels are proven effective in treating acne scars in many patients. With the help … Continue reading


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Dr. Cheryl M. Burgess is a board-certified dermatologist who has gained national and international acclaim for her expertise and contributions to the field of dermatology. She founded the Center for Dermatology and Dermatologic Surgery in Washington,
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