Recognizing Body Dysmorphic Disorder in Aesthetic Patients: Ethical Considerations and Best Practices

Understanding Body Dysmorphic Disorder (BDD) Body Dysmorphic Disorder (BDD) is a severe mental health condition characterized by an obsessive focus on perceived flaws or defects in one’s appearance. These perceived imperfections often lead to significant anxiety, depression, self-harm, and even suicidal thoughts. BDD affects both men and women and is more than just vanity; it’s Read More

A Typical Day in My Life as an Aesthetic Nurse Practitioner

Today we hear from our own Marisa Stringer, NP-C, CANS, and APRN Director here at CoreMedSource. She explains what a typical day for her is like at Pine Belt Dermatology, where she specializes in dermatology care and aesthetics, which include cosmetic injections and dermal fillers, acne, psoriasis, and screening and treating skin cancer. She explains how Read More