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The Secret to Dr. Mulkey’s AMAZING Skin

The Secret to Dr. Mulkey’s AMAZING Skin

Below is an excerpt from The Nashville Edit's Regimens That Work featuring our very own, Dr. Taylor Mulkey. “The dermatologist was my favorite doctor to see as a kid. We were a bunch of fair-skinned children with moles. My mom wasn’t sure what...

How To Maintain Your Summer Glow This Fall

How To Maintain Your Summer Glow This Fall

This article was written by Alex Hendrickson of StyleBlueprint Nashville. In this feature, Dr. Jennifer Lee shares her recommendation for keeping skin moisturized into the fall and winter seasons. To read the full article, click here. Although we wished it would never...

Artificial Intelligence Better Than a Dermatologist

Artificial Intelligence Better Than a Dermatologist

Contributed by Dr. Jennifer Lee, Board-certified Dermatologist A new report from Annals of Oncology shows that Artificial Intelligence (AI) may be better at diagnosing Melanomas than human Dermatologists. Deep learning convolutional neural network (CNN) is a form of...

Is sunscreen killing off Coral Reef?

Is sunscreen killing off Coral Reef?

Contributed by Dr. Jennifer Lee, Board-certified Dermatologist Hawaii just passed a state law banning the sale of sunscreens containing the ingredients Oxybenzone and Octinoxate, making the state the first in the world to pass such a bill. The law goes into effect...

New treatment approved for excessive Underarm Sweating

New treatment approved for excessive Underarm Sweating

Contributed by Dr. Jennifer Lee, Board-certified Dermatologist Hot off the presses! The FDA has approved a new topical treatment (to be called Qbrexza) for underarm sweating (Axillary Hyperhidrosis) for anyone over 9 years old. The active ingredient in this new...

Sunscreen Tips: What sunscreen do you use?

Sunscreen Tips: What sunscreen do you use?

Contributed by Dr. Taylor Mulkey, FAAD, board-certified Dermatologist With summer coming in full swing, the most common question is: what type of sunscreen do you recommend? It is a bit of a loaded question, but very important.  First off, you can enjoy the outdoors...

Nutrient dense foods provide natural moisture to glowing skin

Nutrient dense foods provide natural moisture to glowing skin

Warmer weather has finally made it's debut but that doesn't mean your skin no longer needs similar care to that of winter season! Hydrating with water and "nutrient dense foods" is a must when it comes to maintaining that natural skin glow and daily stamina all year...

The OZ Show & Blog

The OZ Show & Blog

Click here to read the article on The Oz Blog. Click here to watch the Digital Exclusive. Click here to watch the interview on the Dr. Oz Facebook Page.

Skin Care for Modern-day Farmers

Skin Care for Modern-day Farmers

We are honored to have been shouted out by our favorite local (and glam) modern-day farmer Stephanie Allen. Stephanie and her husband Daniel run Allenbrooke Farms, a Certified Organic CSA and gorgeous wedding venue farm located in Spring Hill, Tennessee (just south of...

Insider Tips for Oily and Acne Skin

Insider Tips for Oily and Acne Skin

Our Nurse Practitioner Meleah Johnston shares some of her tips for combating oily skin and acne.   I’ve dealt with oily skin and acne breakouts my entire life. Often, when I tell people my main skin concern is controlling oiliness, a common reply is “Oh, well at...

7 facts you may not know about Basal Cell Carcinoma

7 facts you may not know about Basal Cell Carcinoma

Bethenny Frankel, the reality television star of Real Housewives of NYC and the creator of the SkinnyGirl cocktail/spirits brand, recently shared her diagnosis of Basal Cell Carcinoma skin cancer. She was asked by a follower on Instagram why she had a bandage on her...

5 Ways Coffee is good for your skin

5 Ways Coffee is good for your skin

  Did you know coffee can be beneficial for your skin? Our PA Michael Daniel presents an ode to coffee in celebration of National Coffee Day- read on to learn more about java and the ways it can affect your skin. It's National Coffee Day! In honor of our favorite...

Skin Issues after Organ Transplant Surgery

Skin Issues after Organ Transplant Surgery

Kudos to Selena Gomez for sharing the news of her recent kidney transplant. Selena has previously disclosed to the public about her diagnosis of Lupus, an autoimmune condition which can affect multiple organ systems, including kidney, heart, joints, skin and much...

An Evening of “Brides, Beauty and Bubbly”

An Evening of “Brides, Beauty and Bubbly”

REN Dermatology was honored and excited to host a night of “Brides, Beauty and Bubbly"! Nashville and Franklin’s top event planners joined us for a Champagne cocktail hour and Live Demonstrations of some of our popular treatments including Ultherapy, Hydrafacial...

Have you ever wondered what happens after you get a biopsy?

Have you ever wondered what happens after you get a biopsy?

In Dermatology, a biopsy is a commonly performed procedure. Because we are a medical field that specializes in the detection and treatment of skin cancer, a biopsy is our way of making a proper diagnosis. Biopsies are in no way unique to dermatology, and, in fact, you...