March 2014

It’s no secret that aging takes its toll on your body as well as on your face. Over time, wrinkles, marionette lines, frown lines, and crow’s feet can form on the face, making you look tired, and much older than you actually are! Dermal fillers are great ways of smoothing wrinkles, lines, and restoring lost areas of volume on the face. Let’s take a closer look at the best reasons to consider dermal fillers. Top 5 Reasons to Consider Dermal Fillers: Dermal fillers are minimally-invasive. One reasons dermal fillers are so popular is that they are minimally-invasive, and require little downtime.… Continue Reading

Microdermabrasion is a common dermatological procedure that is used to correct a variety of skin issues. Microdermabrasion works well for all skin types, and makes minor changes to improve the appearance of skin while never resulting or scarring or skin damage. Let’s take a closer look at this procedure, and some common questions patients ask about the treatment. Top 5 Questions about Microdermabrasion. What exactly does microdermabrasion do? The main purpose of microdermabrasion is to revive the look of a patient’s skin. We use a special combination of crystal and diamond-free microdermabrasion to rejuvenate and hydrate skin. The process begins… Continue Reading

A mini facelift (or minimal incision facelift) can make significant improvements to a patient’s face and neck, especially if those with mild or moderately loose skin.  The procedure is especially beneficial for patients who are either in their 40s or 50s. Ideal candidates for a mini facelift are otherwise healthy individuals, who are experiencing mild to moderate loose face and neck skin. So, what are some of the best reasons for you to consider a mini face lift? Let’s take a closer look at the top three reasons to consider this treatment. Smaller incisions. Unlike a full facelift procedure, a… Continue Reading

Juvéderm® is a clear gel that’s injected into the skin to correct the appearance of  age-related cosmetic concerns, like wrinkles and facial folds. It is most commonly used on the face, though it can also be used to add fullness to the lips. While Juvéderm® remains popular, there are so many other fillers available today. How do you know which one will be right for you? Let’s take a closer look at some of the biggest advantages this filler offers. Top advantages of Juvéderm®: Natural-looking results. Many patients opt for Juvéderm® because it’s composed of hyaluronic acid, a natural substance… Continue Reading

The VariLite Laser is an extremely safe,  state-of-the-art laser system that benefits patients in several ways. This system uses various wavelengths which can be easily customized to meet the skincare needs of each patient. VariLite Laser treatments are usually performed on the  skin of the neck, face, chest, or hands. VariLite has been used successfully for various skin conditions, including: Facial spider veins Skin discoloration Skin concerns such as brown spots or freckles caused by overexposure to the sun Redness caused by the chronic skin condition rosacea The method and duration of each VariLite laser treatments will depend on the… Continue Reading