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Category Archives: Medical Dermatology

Skin Care and Treatments at Every Age

Written on April 18, 2018 at 2:56 pm, by

As the years pass, our skin undergoes many structural and biochemical changes.  For example, epidermal cells don’t turnover and exfoliate as easily, the production of collagen and elastic tissue proteins slows, and these proteins also weaken becoming less supportive.  Our oil glands don’t produce as much oil causing our skin to become drier, and our  Continue Reading »

Combination Therapies are Essential for Optimal Results

Written on March 13, 2018 at 12:10 pm, by

Improved technologies are now available to shape, tighten, lift, and generally rejuvenate the skin. From body sculpting to fat freezing, innovations in noninvasive procedures offer patients a multitude of options to meet their desire for self-improvement. Expert dermatologist and founder of MI Skin Dermatology, Dr. Melda Isaac, typically combines numerous treatments to achieve optimal results.  Continue Reading »

Choose MI Skin Dermatology for Your Skin Concerns

Written on January 16, 2018 at 1:55 pm, by

 Let’s face it: age is a consideration for everyone. With the many options available in minimizing the signs of facial aging and body contouring, it is imperative to find a doctor who is skilled and who is dedicated to researching cosmetic dermatology’s rapid advancements in technology. It is also essential to find a doctor who  Continue Reading »

Revolutionary Skin and Body Treatments for 2016

Written on January 29, 2016 at 8:14 pm, by

There were numerous technological advancements in the field of cosmetic and medical dermatology in just the past 12 months, and 2016 is promising to be no different. As minimally-invasive and state of the art technologies become more popular and accessible, it is projected that more men and women are going to be taking advantage of  Continue Reading »

Say Goodbye to Microbeads

Written on January 27, 2016 at 8:08 am, by

In recent months, if you are interested in beauty and the environment, you’ve heard all about microbeads and how they are dangerous to the environment. Microbeads are tiny plastic spheres that are not biodegradable and that are too small to be caught be filtration systems, so they often end up in the rivers and oceans,  Continue Reading »

How Bacteria Infested Are Your Beauty Products?

Written on January 25, 2016 at 8:59 am, by

We all use products for our skin, from moisturizers to keep dry skin at bay to sunscreen to protect from premature damage from the sun. But did you know that the container that your product comes in could provide a breeding ground for bacteria? It’s true – studies have shown that products that come in  Continue Reading »

Trends for 2016: Non-Facial Rejuvenation and Body Contouring

Written on January 22, 2016 at 8:53 am, by

As we head into 2016, we here at MI Skin Dermatology Center would like to share our top predictions for which procedures will be most popular going forward. 2015 brought many new, exciting innovations such as the first non-invasive treatments for reducing chin fat, FDA approval for Radiesse hand rejuvenation, and a more powerful version  Continue Reading »

Combat the Effects of Stress on Your Skin This Holiday Season

Written on January 20, 2016 at 11:41 pm, by

Stress can have a major impact on our skin, which in turn leads to more stress as we worry over our appearance on top of everything else. It’s a vicious cycle, but luckily there are ways to combat the effects of stress on the skin. Dr. Melda Isaac of MI Skin Dermatology in Washington, DC  Continue Reading »

How to Steer Clear of Stubborn Fat Throughout the Holidays

Written on December 7, 2015 at 8:57 am, by

The holidays are often filled with social gatherings, family get togethers, cross country travel plans, and hosting friends from out of town. As two of the busiest months of the year, it can be difficult to keep up with your exercise routine throughout November and December. Fortunately, it is possible to get the trim figure  Continue Reading »

Popular Cosmetic Procedures Before Your Wedding

Written on November 18, 2015 at 8:33 am, by

The days and months leading up to a wedding can be stressful, full of long nights planning everything from seating arrangements, to picking out flowers, and finalizing menus, to name a few. Eating well, staying hydrated, and getting enough rest and sleep in the months leading up to the big day can often fall by  Continue Reading »