How to Treat Ingrown Hairs

Ingrown hairs develop when a removed hair grows back into the skin. It usually appears as a red, itchy bump on the skin, with the trapped hair sometimes visible underneath.  While ingrown hairs can often be treated successfully with home remedies, it’s possible for them to develop into larger issues that may require a dermatologist’s…

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Two Olansky Dermatology & Aesthetics Physicians Appear on 2023 Castle Connolly Top Doctors List

Drs. Jodi Ganz and Alex Gross Appear in Modern Luxury Medicine + Doctors Magazine’s January Issue Drs. Jodi Ganz and Alex Gross of Olansky Dermatology & Aesthetics – Georgia’s top-rated dermatology practice – appear in the January issue of Modern Luxury Medicine + Doctors magazine among Atlanta’s Top Doctors in the dermatology category. “We are…

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Treatment Spotlight: Vulvodynia

It’s normal to feel random aches and pains throughout your body from time to time, but any persistent pain and discomfort, especially in an isolated area, calls for medical intervention. Frustratingly, doctors can’t always pinpoint the precise cause of ongoing pain.  For many women, this is the case with vulvodynia, which is why we wanted…

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10 Dermatologist-Approved Habits for the New Year

Here at Olansky Dermatology, we support you in your pursuit of becoming healthier in the new year. And believe it or not, many general wellness goals overlap with good skincare. Here are a few ways you can prioritize your health in 2023 with the added bonus of healthier skin. 1. Get Enough Sleep It’s not…

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Olansky Dermatology & Aesthetics Named Best of Georgia in Georgia Business Journal

Georgia’s Acclaimed Dermatology Practice Appears in Magazine’s January Issue Olansky Dermatology & Aesthetics – Georgia’s top-rated dermatology practice – appears in the January issue of Georgia Business Journal as one of Georgia’s most prominent dermatology practices.  “It is an honor for us to receive this nomination from our community. Our team at Olansky strives to…

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Are Humidifiers Good for Your Skin?

When the temperature drops during the winter months, the air holds less moisture. And one nuisance that comes with that low humidity is dry skin. Though turning on the heat may keep things warmer, it won’t make the air any less dry — and your skin may suffer as a result. To combat the issue,…

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Santa’s Best Beard Care Tips

Hair loss, winter care, scalp protection,… many common skin issues readily grab men’s attention, but does your beard need the same consideration? Our friend at the North Pole says absolutely yes, and here are a few tips he asked us to share. Trim It On the Regular Trimming your beard prevents flyaways, split ends, dryness,…

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The Fascinating History of Botox

When you think of Botox, chances are cosmetic applications come to mind. Indeed, here at Olansky Dermatology, we offer Botox to smooth facial wrinkles such as crow’s feet and frown lines. Yet, Botox has a far-reaching history, and it’s still used to treat a number of different medical issues today. Here’s a look into the…

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Hyperhidrosis Awareness Month

If you’ve experienced excessive sweating that occurs even without heat or physical exertion, you could have hyperhidrosis. For those who are affected, sweat can be so intense that it soaks through clothing and drips off their hands.  In honor of Hyperhidrosis Awareness Month this November, we’re putting the spotlight on this condition and sharing some…

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Carrie Howell and Nicole Altamarino Appear on WSB Radio’s “The Weekly Check-up”

Carrie Howell and Nicole Altamarino of Olansky Dermatology & Aesthetics joined host Bruce Feinberg on the latest episode of ”The Weekly Check-up,” which aired October 2, 2022 on WSB Radio. Howell, a board-certified physician assistant, and Altamarino, a licensed laser specialist and medical aesthetician, shared their perspectives on medical trends, the importance of seeing a…

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