February 2017

While all skin types can suffer from similar concerns, including sun damage, acne scars, and fine lines, treatment can vary depending on one’s skin tone. Some laser modalities are more effective for lighter skin and others for darker skin. Selecting the right option is paramount to achieving your desired outcome. Dr. Eugenie Brunner is extensively trained in the most advanced laser therapies, including Fraxel® re:pair and Fraxel® DUAL 1550/1927. For patients with tanned skin or a darker complexion, one of these techniques is usually recommended over the other. Fraxel® re:pair is most commonly used on lighter and moderately tanned or… Continue Reading

Enhancing your appearance often can be achieved without the need for surgical intervention. Laser therapies are some of the best ways to improve skin tone and texture and reduce visible signs of aging. Dr. Eugenie Brunner offers a comprehensive range of laser technologies, including Fraxel® re:pair and Fraxel® re:store DUAL 1550/1927 (commonly just called Fraxel® DUAL). As an extensively trained facial plastic surgeon, she often uses one or the other method to resurface skin with beautiful results. Whether re:pair or DUAL better suits your needs and goals will depend on many factors. Re:pair Fraxel® re:pair is an ablative laser, which… Continue Reading

The eye area, with its delicate skin, is often the first facial feature to show common signs of aging. Some patients see cosmetic concerns primarily on the upper eyelids while others see more evidence of the natural process of aging on the lower lids. Many people, however, tend to see changes across both the upper and lower eyelids. Eyelid surgery from our board certified facial plastic surgeon can address one or both upper and lower eyelid regions to achieve more comprehensive rejuvenation. For the ideal candidate, Dr. Eugenie Brunner performs the techniques together because, combined, they can: Achieve greater rejuvenation… Continue Reading