What Is The Right Age To Start Getting BOTOX®?

By | February 22nd, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: |

Signs of aging start to creep up on everyone, no matter how young. When it comes to keeping wrinkles, crow’s feet, and frown lines at bay, BOTOX® could be a step in the right direction for you, but when should you start to consider getting BOTOX®? BOTOX® was once thought of as a procedure reserved only [...]

Benefits of the Clear & Brilliant Laser

By | February 22nd, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: |

It’s no secret that we want to hold on to our youth for as long as possible. But, the older people get, the more their age shows, especially when it comes to skin. Fine lines, crow’s feet, dullness, and other signs of aging are natural, but they aren’t necessarily things many want to display on their [...]

miraDry®: The Non-Invasive, Permanent Cure for Too Much Sweat!

By | February 22nd, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: |

Picture this: you’re about to head out on a first date. You’ve chosen the perfect outfit and you meet up with your date at a nice restaurant. Whether it’s nerves, excitement, or just being too warm, you feel yourself begin to sweat. As dinner goes on, you can feel the sweat in your underarm area begin [...]

Taking Care of Your Skin While Traveling

By | February 22nd, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|

You’ve booked your flights, planned an itinerary, and you’re ready to start packing your suitcase for your next adventure. It’s time to travel! Whether you’re flying abroad for work, driving somewhere warm to escape the winter, or heading a few states away to visit friends or family, any trip involves packing the essentials. If you’re vacationing, [...]

5 Skin Care Myths Debunked

By | February 22nd, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: |

Giving advice to your friends and family can help them out of sticky situations, but are you sure the advice you’re giving is accurate? Thanks to the internet, word-of-mouth, and old wives’ tales, misinformation can spread like wildfire, especially when it comes to skin-related topics. While there’s plenty of accurate information about skin care and dermatology [...]

Topical Treatments for Acne

By | January 22nd, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: |

Nearly 85% of all Americans have suffered from acne at some point in their lives, with some not even experiencing it until their adulthood. Because Americans spend almost $400 million dollars a year on over-the counter acne treatments, this is obviously not a problem that presents an easy solution. Here are some of the best topical [...]

Getting a Tattoo Removed

By | January 19th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: |

If you’re considering a tattoo removal, consult with your dermatologist even if you don’t plan to start right away. Many factors affect who is a good candidate for which treatment and also affect the timing of treatments. Factors such as natural skin color, recent sun exposure, size and color of the tattoo, and smoking history, all [...]

What Is IPL Therapy?

By | January 17th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: |

Originally, IPL therapy was approved for hair removal by the FDA in 1995, but since then, it has come to be used as a treatment for a variety of dermatologic issues as a "photofacial" or in more targeted ways. IPL's non-ablative technology allows noticeable results without major healing time. The results depend on the provider, the [...]

Find Your Perfect Facial Peel – The 3 Main Types

By | January 15th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|

Chemical peels are a great way to rejuvenate your skin during the dry, winter months. If you’re unfamiliar with facial peels, the concept might be quite daunting, but the effects of chemical peels can be great, ranging from treatment of mild skin discoloration to reduction of wrinkles. Peels can range from superficial to deep penetration, and recovery [...]

Hyaluronic Acid Dermal Fillers

By | January 13th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|

Hyaluronic acid fillers are a great option for those looking to replace lost volume by plumping your wrinkles, folds, and sagging skin. The process is minimally invasive, and results are instant, lasting anywhere from six to eighteen months. Risks are low, but can include very rare instances of allergic reaction, and possible injection site problems that [...]