Art of Skin MD – Not Just Our Name, It’s Who We Are

April 19, 2018

When naming a business, much thought goes into what the owner wants to convey and how they want the world to receive them. This fact was not lost on Dr. Melanie Palm when she opened Art of Skin MD. A true lover of art, she minored in art history during her undergraduate program and is […]

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Rough Bumpy Skin (aka Keratosis Pilaris) Giving You Irritation?

January 17, 2018

As a regular dermatology expert contributor to Instyle Magazine and Instyle.com, along with many other national publications, Dr. Palm shares her knowledge on issues that are both common and uncommon. Oftentimes, common issues may not have well-known names, but most people are familiar with the symptoms. This is usually the case with Keratosis Pilaris, also referred to […]

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Instalift Offers In-Office Results

November 7, 2017

There are many non-surgical options to restore fullness and correct skin laxity that happens in the face as we age. From hyaluronic acid fillers to laser treatments, there’s a procedure for everyone and the newest addition to these options now offers a way to instantly lift sagging facial skin. Silhouette Instalift is an absorbable suture […]

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Sun Protection & Sun Damage Correction – Expert Tips

October 19, 2017

Living in Southern California, we all tend to spend our fair share of time outdoors – our team at Art of Skin MD included. Hiking, biking, swimming, beach time – it’s part of why we live in such a beautiful place that feels like summer most of the year! With that in mind, it is […]

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Eczema – Understanding “The Itch That Rashes”

September 18, 2017

Anyone who has suffered from eczema knows the feeling of burning or itching that precedes the redness and irritation to come. This usually shows up on the neck, inside of the elbows, back of the knees, lower legs and hands – and can be problematic to everyday life when not evaluated and treated by a board-certified dermatologist. […]

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Behind The Scenes At Art Of Skin MD

July 19, 2017

The inner workings of an efficient medical clinic can easily be compared to that of a finely-tuned machine – with each moving piece an integral part of the whole, creating a full circle that runs as smoothly as possible. With this in mind, Dr. Palm has been very selective in who she has asked to […]

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Sunscreen Breakdown – What You Need To Know

May 23, 2017

What’s in your sunscreen is just as important, if not more important as its SPF number. When deciding which sunscreen to purchase, it’s easy to get overwhelmed by the multitude of choices out there. This is why Dr. Palm talked recently with Elle.com to discuss the differences between the two main “groups” of sunscreens and why one is very […]

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Skin Cancer Or Just A Mole?

May 8, 2017

May is Skin Cancer Awareness Month and in an effort to help spread awareness, Dr. Palm was asked by Glamour Magazine to share not only her knowledge but also photos of her patients’ skin cancers for an article in their May 2017 issue.  As this can often be a confusing and sometimes scary topic, Dr. Palm is passionate about breaking down […]

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