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Washington area patients are using Aerolase to reduce pigmentation

patients are using Aerolase to reduce pigmentation

At the Center for Dermatology and Dermatologic Surgery, board certified dermatologist Dr. Cheryl Burgess believes that patients should have access to wide range of treatments that allow them to look and feel their best. Dermatologists focus on the hair, skin, nails, and body, and our Washington, DC based team assists patients in a state-of-the-art practice that offers a myriad of solutions for dermatological concerns. When patients are unhappy with pigmentation issues in their skin, they may want to reduce these imperfections and smooth out the texture and tone of their face. This is called complexion correction and can be achieved … Continue reading

Skin lesion removal services in DC area

Skin lesion removal services in DC area

It is common for patients in the DC area to come to a board certified dermatologist such as Dr. Cheryl Burgess for skin lesion removal. Skin lesions may be problematic for many. Men and women may be experiencing a variety of issues such as: Coagulation of benign vascular lesions Spider Veins Benign pigmented freckles Benign cutaneous lesions Lesions that have been unresponsive to other laser therapies Blending of the complexion At the Center for Dermatology and Dermatologic Surgery, these lesions can be reduced and even eliminated with special services. Our team has invested in some of the best, most cutting-edge … Continue reading

What is Fraxel® for patients in the Washington, DC area?

Fraxel for patients in the Washington, DC area

Patients in and around Washington, DC are welcome to contact Dr. Cheryl Burgess, board certified dermatologist at the Center for Dermatology and Dermatologic Surgery. Our professionals are here to help men and women seek better health and wellness through their skin and body. In some cases, when patients are struggling with imperfections, they may lose confidence and self-esteem. However, our team of experts can assist in making the beautiful skin a reality. For some patients who are struggling with poor texture and tone, fine lines and wrinkles, and other imperfections of the skin, Dr. Cheryl Burgess may suggest Fraxel®. Fraxel® … Continue reading

Washington, DC area patients ask, “Is there a cure for acne?”

Professional Skin Care Washington

Washington, DC area patients who visit Board-certified dermatologist, Dr. Cheryl Burgess, often ask about acne. Acne is an inflammatory skin issue that can be painful and unsightly. Over-the-counter creams and medications often include the same ingredients because they have been proven the most effective. But is there a cure for acne? Unfortunately, no, though treating it with today’s medications and certain dermatological procedures can help keep it under control. Types of acne To determine the best possible treatment for acne, patients must first schedule a consultation appointment with their dermatologist. A Board-certified dermatologist has experience and training in dealing with … Continue reading

Dermatologist in DC offers skin care products and choices of services for better skin health and wellness

Dermatologist Skin Care Products Choices in DC

Dr. Cheryl Burgess understands the importance of beautiful, healthy skin. At the Center for Dermatology and Dermatologic Surgery, she works closely with patients to determine the best skin care products for patients who want to develop a regimen appropriate for their specific type of skin. There are several choices available to patients in the Washington, DC area who are interested in working with a board certified dermatologist to decide which cleaners and treatments are best for their skin. First, Dr. Cheryl Burgess must consult with patients and they should undergo a complete physical evaluation to determine the core problems with … Continue reading

Chemical peeling treatments can provide patients near Washington, DC with rejuvenated skin

Chemical Face Peel Washington DC Chemical peeling treatments can provide

Patients near Washington, DC who visit their dermatologist are often looking for effective treatments for a variety of skin conditions. Patients interested in chemical peeling can visit the Center for Dermatology and Dermatologic Surgery to speak with a Board-certified dermatologist. Chemical peels Chemical peels have been used for hundreds of years as a solution for a variety of skin conditions. The treatment uses a specific blend of chemicals that are applied to the skin and left on for a short time. Then, they are removed and the skin is cleansed. Chemicals used for these treatments include alpha hydroxy acids, and … Continue reading

Washington Area Dermatologist Explains Chemical Peels can be Used for Skin of Color

Dermatologist Explains Chemical Peels Skin of Color in Washington

At the Center for Dermatology and Dermatologic Surgery, we want our patients to know that we can help them with many of their most common skin concerns. When patients are struggling with conditions such as acne, melasma, freckles, aging, and even sun spots, Dr. Cheryl Burgess may suggest a chemical peel that can be used to rejuvenate the skin and address a wide range of common conditions. Patients in and around the Washington area are welcome to learn about how chemical peels can be used to stimulate skin cell turnover and remove dead, dull skin from the upper layer of … Continue reading

How a chemical peel can improve facial appearance for Washington area patients

Chemical Facial Peel Washington improve facial appearance

Chemical facial peels are becoming increasingly popular for patients in and around the Washington area. This treatment, which may be referred to as dermal peeling or chemical exfoliation, improves the appearance of the skin by encouraging new skin cell turnover. This is done by removing the damaged outer layers of the skin and allowing newer, healthier skin to come forth. Chemical peels can be used for many medical and cosmetic issues, which may include: Sun-damaged skin Age spots, liver spots, or sun spots Acne or acne scarring Fine lines and wrinkles Freckles Rough and scaly skin Uneven skin pigmentation Scarring … Continue reading

Chemical peel treatment in our Washington, D.C. practice solves various cosmetic problems

Chemical Peel Treatment Washington solves various cosmetic problems

When you notice the condition of your skin is making you look or feel older than you really are, a consultation with your board-certified dermatologist may reveal a number of options for handling the process of aging. One way Dr. Cheryl Burgess helps patients continue to enjoy healthy, beautiful skin is with individualized chemical peel treatment. In our Washington, D.C. practice, a chemical peel can be tailored to your precise needs and skin type to reach the desired outcome. Chemical peels are used to help the natural process of exfoliation. Our skin cells naturally die and slough off, revealing healthy … Continue reading

Body contouring treatment, Vanquish, near to me in the Washington, DC area

vanquish body contouring treatment from dermatologist in washington

Patients who are interested in achieving better body contours are encouraged to speak to Dr. Cheryl Burgess of the Center for Dermatology and Dermatologic Surgery about the benefits of Vanquish body contouring treatments in Washington, DC. If you are searching for a professional “near to me” that provides this service, contact her today. Vanquish explained When diet and exercise have been unable to target body fat in certain areas, Vanquish can help get patients past that “plateau.” Vanquish uses radio frequency energy to target fat cells in the body and destroy them, allowing the body to naturally flush them out over … Continue reading

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Dr. Cheryl M. Burgess
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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