Why Rosy Cheeks are Not Always a Good Thing

Rosy cheeks are seen as a sign of a good thing when considering a beautiful blush, or a good workout. Permanent redness, however, is evidence a of chronic skin disorder called rosacea.   Rosacea is very common and yet many people don’t know they have it.  Worst of all it can spread if left untreated — […]

Spring is the Best Time for Sclerotherapy: Spider Vein Treatment

Spring is in the air! As you clear out your closet of winter clothes and try on your new summer wardrobe, check to see if your legs are ready for short skirts and bathing suits. If you notice that you’ve got some red and blue veins that make you reluctant to show your legs, now […]

Look Your Best This Spring – March Cosmetic Specials

Get a Dysport Injection (abobotulinumtoxinA) and receive 50% off Revision DEJ Face Cream. Dysport is an injection to temporarily improve the look of moderate to severe frown lines between the eyebrows.DEJ Face Cream by Revision Skincare is a product containing a proprietary ceramide blend, specialized herbal extracts and a unique peptide combination for improvement in […]

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SKIN CHECK AT AUSTRALIAN EMBASSY

Dr. Skelsey and her team were invited to take part in a sun safety program at the Australian Embassy on June 3 where Sid the Seagull…

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THE WASHINGTON BALLET IS ON ITS TOES WHEN IT COMES TO SKIN CANCER…

On Friday, May 6, 2016, The Washington Ballet took a proactive approach to keeping its performers healthy by offering skin cancer screenings…

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BATTLING SKIN CANCER IN A HIGH RISK POPULATION

The Dermatologic Surgery Center of Washington helps to battle skin cancer in one of the world’s most vulnerable populations…

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TOPS IN HER FIELD

The results of the annual Top Doctors survey conducted by Washingtonian magazine are out. The survey polled 12,000 primary care physicians in the District, Maryland and Virginia…

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CANCER IN MINORITIES ON PBS

Dr. Maral Skelsey (far right) was among a panel of medical experts who took part in the PBS Vocal Point special, “Cancer in Minorities” produced by WHUT TV in Washington, DC.

Don’t miss Dr. Maral Skelsey, Mohs surgeon on the PBS Vocal Point special “Cancer in Minorities” which airs on WHUT TV…

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GEORGETOWN’S TREND SETTING IZZY SALON JOINS FRONT LINE BATTLING SKIN CANCER

The ‘Heads Up’ program encourages dermatologists and beauty professionals to partner to help battle the US skin cancer epidemic…

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HEAT RASH

When it’s hot and humid, sweat glands can become blocked by excess perspiration, trapping sweat beneath the skin and causing a red, bumpy, prickly rash — heat rash…

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MY KINGDOM FOR…

…a dermatologist who is a specialist with advanced training in the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of hair loss…

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WAHINGTONIAN 2014 TOP DOCTORS

Dr. Skelsey is once again named to the Washingtonian Magazine’s Top Doctors list, the area’s top physicians as voted by their peers!