Brandith Irwin, M.D. is the author of Your Best Face: Looking Your Best without Plastic Surgery. She practices medical and cosmetic dermatology at her own clinic, the Madison Skin and Laser Center, in Seattle. Seattle Magazine recently named her one of Seattle's best dermatologists based on a poll of 2500 area doctors. Brandith holds Board certification in both Internal Medicine and Dermatology. She was graduated with honors from the University of Washington Medical School in 1984 and did residencies in both internal medicine and dermatology there as well. She received one of the few National Dermatology Foundation Research Fellowship Awards in 1990, and has both practiced dermatology privately and been a clinical faculty member at the University of Washington since then.