Dr. Laura Scott Education: Harvard Medical School Expertise: Dermatology Experience Dr. Laura Scott is a board-certified dermatologist who specializes in adult and pediatric dermatology, with a very special interest in taking care of babies, kids, and moms. She served as the Associate Director of the Skin of Color Division at the University of Miami and now treats both medical dermatologic and cosmetic skin concerns in San Diego. She has served as an expert dermatologist consultant for national and international brands and has been featured as an expert dermatologist in both print magazines and digital media. She graduated from Harvard Medical School, where she not only discovered her passion for dermatology, but also became a mom! When she's not taking care of patients or consulting, she's soaking up time with her husband and 4 daughters. About Parents Parents, a Dotdash Meredith Brand, is an award-winning online resource for trustworthy, empathetic, and supportive information and inspiration for your families. We reach 9 million readers a month. Our content is written by experienced journalists, fact checked, and reviewed by our Expert Review Board for accuracy. Learn more about us and our editorial guidelines.