Your Comprehensive Guide to Aesthetic
Issues During Cancer Treatment


Chemotherapy and radiation kill cancerous cells and help treat the disease: regrettably they often wreak havoc on your skin while doing so.

Surgery may also create localized side effects. During cancer treatment, may experience: dry skin, acne, sallow skin, “chemo pallor,” aging skin, rash, irritation, rosacea or hard-to-treat scars. You may also have hair thinning, hair loss and nail changes.

A dermatologist specializes in treating general and specific of skin and hair disorders, and many have specific experience in helping cancer patients. They can be an indispensable member of your medical team in helping with skin issues that are not only uncomfortable, but can impact your self-esteem.



Noëlle S. Sherber, M.D., F.A.A.D.

Board-certified dermatologist
Washington, DC. USA.

Dr. Noëlle S. Sherber is an expert in aesthetic and medical dermatology and a frequent consultant to national publications. She is in private practice, Sherber+Rad, in conjunction with plastic surgeon Dr. Ariel Rad.

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Dr. Debra Jaliman

Board-Certified Dermatologist
New York, NY. USA

Dr. Debra Jaliman is a board-certified dermatologist and expert for many TV shows. Her book, Skin Rules: Trade Secrets from a Top New York Dermatologist, published in 2012, is now in paperback with new material.

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Dr. Jeanine Downie

Board-certified dermatologist
Montclair, New Jersey. USA.

Dr. Jeanine Downie is a nationally-recognized board certified dermatologist, clinical researcher and author of Beautiful Skin of Color: A Comprehensive Guide for Asian, Olive and Dark Skin (2004).

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Anca E. Tchelebi-Moscatello, MD

Board-certified dermatologist
Armonk, New York. USA

Dr. Anca Tchelebi-Moscatello is a medical aesthetician and board-certified radiation oncologist. She founded Park Avenue Medical Spa as a one-of-a-kind spa offering cutting-edge skin treatments, Bioidentical hormone replacement therapy and hair restoration.

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Tanya Kormeili, MD

Board-Certified Dermatologist
Santa Monica, CA. USA

Dr. Tanya Kormeili is a board certified dermatologist in private practice in Santa Monica, clinical professor of dermatology at the UCLA School of Medicine and has authored numerous textbook chapters and articles in dermatology.

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Dr. Cynthia Bailey

Board-Certified Dermatologist
Sebastopol, CA. USA

Dr. Cynthia Bailey is a Board Certified Dermatologist in Northern California in 1991 and the Director and Founder of Advanced Skin Care and Dermatology Physicians, Inc.

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