June 2014 Newsletter for Dermatology Specialists of Charlotte (DSC) Sun:  How to Treat Even with the best intentions, we sometimes get sunburnt. In this month’s video, you’ll find out what dermatologists recommend to soothe a painful sunburn. The first thing you’ll want to do, of course, is get out of the sun. You’ll also learn: What to apply (and definitely not apply) to your skin for relief Steps to take if you blister When to seek immediate medical care Sunburn: How to treat (2:14) Resources Just For Kids Treating sunburn What causes a sunburn and suntan? Skin cancer: How the sun can hurt your skin What Dermatologists Tell Their Patients Even mild sunburn can cause psoriasis to flare. To protect your skin, use a fragrance-free sunscreen. Fragrance can irritate the skin and cause psoriasis to flare. Dermatologists recommend that everyone, including their patients who have psoriasis, use a sunscreen that offers: SPF 30 or higher Broad-spectrum (UVA/UVB) protection Water resistance Office News Office News Dermatology Specialists of Charlotte and Dr. Deborah Nixon welcome April Walter to the practice. April Walter is highly trained esthetician that has the dedication, experience, and knowledge to treat your cosmetic skin care needs.April’s practice includes…

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