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Your skin deserves Nova Scotia's most experienced team

Step into Atlantic Skin Care to get trusted, natural results with absolute confidence in Canadian College Certified Dermatologists.
our story

Rooted in medicine, nurtured by precision and grace

We have dedicated ourselves to helping our patients achieve lasting, natural results for over 20 years. Our patients' safety and satisfaction are always our top priorities, which is why all our services are only performed by certified dermatologists and nurses. Very few—if any—cosmetic clinics can make this claim.

Just like science and medicine are always evolving, so are we. We are at the forefront of understanding new techniques, technologies, and treatments in order to provide best-in-class services to our discerning clientele.
Our new state-of-the-art clinic

Step into our clinic on Portland Street

  • Comprehensive expert services
  • Comfortable, discreet environment
  • 1460 square-foot modern facilities
  • State-of-the-art technology
our team

Meet the friendly medical experts at Atlantic Skin Care

Dr. Mary Lou Baxter, MD, FRCPC

Cosmetic Dermatologist, Medical Director

Dr. Baxter is a cosmetic dermatologist and co-founder of Atlantic Skin Care. With over 35 years in medical and cosmetic dermatology, she believes that addressing one’s cosmetic concerns contributes to building confidence and self-esteem. She enjoys crafting personalized regimens, building lasting relationships with patients, and collaborating with a passionate team that always aims for the highest patient satisfaction.

Dr. Christopher Gallant, MD, FRCPC

Cosmetic Dermatologist, Surgical Director

Dr. Gallant is a cosmetic dermatologist and co-founder of Atlantic Skin Care. He brings an impressive 37 years of experience in cosmetic and medical dermatology, which he uses daily to help patients address their cosmetic concerns and safely achieve their goals. He is passionate about applying the latest technology and using his knowledge of skin science and anatomy to better serve his patients.

Anne MacDonald, RN

Clinical Aesthetic Nurse Specialist

Anne brings two decades of expertise to our team. Proficient in treatments like IPL photorejuvenation, vascular laser, laser hair removal, and Ultherapy, she's passionate about boosting patients' self-confidence and addressing their skin and hair concerns. Anne cherishes assisting patients in realizing their goals and values the camaraderie of our seasoned team.

Jennifer McNeil, LPN

Clinical Aesthetic Nurse Specialist

Jennifer has over 8 years of nursing experience, with 2.5 years dedicated to Atlantic Skin Care offering a suite of treatments from Picosure revitalization to neurotoxin injections. She's drawn to our natural approach to beauty enhancement and finds fulfillment in witnessing patients' confidence grow over time. Constantly evolving, Jennifer values the mentorship of experienced dermatologists and ensuring unparalleled patient care.

Wendy Kerr, LPN

Clinical Aesthetic Nurse Specialist

Wendy brings over 30 years of nursing experience and 8 dedicated years to Atlantic Skin Care. Specializing in IPL photorejuvenation, she is personally familiar with skin challenges and passionately believes in our transformative treatments. She thrives in the clinic's positive atmosphere, enjoying every opportunity to help patients achieve glowing skin and boost their confidence. 

Jenna MacNeil

Administrative Client Care Specialist

Jenna has quickly made her mark at Atlantic Skin Care. Dedicated to warmly welcoming patients and answering their queries, she thrives in our clinic's calm and soothing atmosphere. Inspired by daily learning and the gratification of tailoring unique solutions to patients' needs, she embodies the attentive care we are known for.

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Envision the possibilities with a cosmetic consultation that is just for you

Take the first step on your journey to feel confident, radiant, and uniquely you—no matter your life stage. Our team of experienced cosmetic medical professionals will help you achieve your goals each step of the way.