Dr. Melanie Palm, Best Cosmetic & Medical Dermatologist in San Diego Area.

Melanie D. Palm, MD, MBA is a board-certified dermatologist and fellowship-trained dermatologic cosmetic surgeon. Her dedication to education is a testament to her passion for healthy skin and happy patients. Dr. Palm has authored over 25 published medical articles and four book chapters on varying subjects within the dermatology and cosmetic surgery literature.
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Overall I am extremely impressed with my first visit. Dr. Palm and the staff were incredibly welcoming. It’s by far the best medical practice I have ever experienced.Thank you!

— Kristen Sullivan

The staff was very knowledgeable and Dr. Palm is fabulous! She made me comfortable and hopeful that we could improve my skin.

— Jessica M.

Dr. Palm is AWESOME! And her staff is super helpful and friendly too. Love this office and recommend them to everyone I know! 
Great doctor, great staff & great office!

— Kenny Eliason

I thank Dr Palm and staff for their highest form of integrity, knowledge and professionalism. I have had melanoma twice and trust Dr. Palm to take care of me should it happen again. I sincerely recommend her and her staff as “top of the line.” in their field.

— Eileen

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Blog

Jeuveau – A #NewTox is on the Block

In February of this year, Jeuveau (pronounced Jū-vō) got its FDA seal of approval, marking the FOURTH Botox-like product on the market. So what makes this kid unique?   I traveled to Cancun, Mexico for an Expert Summit to learn more and share with you! First the name, where did that come from? Well Jeuveau is […]

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Reducing the Risk of Skin Cancer in Winter and Spring

A new study has showed that skin cancer is on the rise in the U.S., especially during the winter and spring. Recently I appeared on KUSI’s Good Morning San Diego to discuss moles, melanoma and early detection and how we can protect our skin and reduce the risks of skin cancer Click to more about […]

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Ultherapy: Noninvasive Skin Tightening, Loved by Christie Brinkley & Dr. Palm

This month, I was happy to help  Vanity Fair breakdown Ultherapy®, the only FDA-cleared, non-invasive procedure that uses microfocused ultrasound to stimulate the production of new collagen that lifts and tightens skin over time.   Christie Brinkley is the official ambassador to Ultherapy, and she uses it as part of her beauty routine to look flawless as […]

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14 Dermatologist-Approved Natural Sunscreens for Every Situation

Elle, April 2019

Elle magazine asked expert San Diego dermatologist Dr. Melanie Palm her favorite picks for natural ingredient sunscreens that are highly effective for skin protection.

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Why You Keep Getting Ingrown Hairs from Waxing

Shape, April 2019

Shape magazine gets the scoop on a bump-free bikini zone and how to treat ingrown hairs from San Diego dermatologist Dr. Melanie Palm of Art of Skin MD.

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The 9 Sneaky Reasons Your Skin Looks Dull — And How to Fix It

Good Housekeeping, April 2019

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