Glycolic acid is prized for its exfoliative and moisture-retaining propertiesIt can address acne and acne scars, fade …
Megan Kera, M.S., PA-C
Megan is a certified Physician Assistant at Image Dermatology in Montclair, New Jersey. She joined Derm Collective as a medical advisor in April 2019.
Megan’s career as a Physician Assistant began in plastic surgery, where she worked on both aesthetic and reconstructive surgical procedures.
After 3 years in plastic surgery, Megan worked in family medicine. There she broadened her diagnostic abilities, learned to manage acute and chronic conditions from Diabetes to Cellulitis, and worked with specialists to manage complex conditions long-term.
Following her work in family medicine, Megan joined Image Dermatology in Montclair, NJ, as a dermatology physician assistant, managing skin conditions and aesthetic concerns.
Megan reviews many of Derm Collective's skin care articles for medical accuracy.
- B.S., Biology, Fairfield University - Fairfield, C.T.
- M.S., Physician Assistant
- Society for Dermatology Physician Assistants
- New Jersey State Society for Physician Assistants
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The acid mantle is a protective film on the outermost layer of skin, the stratum corneumThis film is slightly acidic and …
Gentle cleansers are an ideal choice for all skin types, not just dry and sensitive skinThese cleansers support a …
Retinol is a type of retinoid and is derived from vitamin AIt has anti-aging benefits and is also effective for treating …
Eczema is a chronic condition that causes itching, redness, swelling and thickening of skinEczema is not curable, but …