Benefits of Awake Liposuction
Over the years, medical research and the development of cutting-edge techniques and equipment have paved the way for reduced recovery time and optimal results for fat removal and body shaping. One technique, in particular, has become the gold standard in body sculpting is awake liposuction, also known as tumescent liposuction/liposculpture. While it is still surgical,
Accentuate Your Back with Venus Dimples
Lower back dimples are indentations where your two pelvic bones connect. More commonly known as Venus dimples, they are considered an indicator of good circulation and good health. They’re also considered a sign of allure and beauty. Not everyone has natural Venus dimples, and they cannot be developed through exercise. If you’re lucky enough to
9 Essential Questions To Ask if You’re Considering Facial Fillers
Smooth, flawless skin, youthful cheeks and lips –some people already have them naturally, but others will need some cosmetic help in the form of fillers to get the desired contour and shape. Facial or dermal fillers offer a safe and easy non-surgical procedure, to help you achieve a more rested appearance with youthful contours to
5 Laser Hair Removal Myths Busted
The word “laser” can conjure up all sorts of unnerving, albeit untrue, sci-fi images. When it’s combined with “hair removal”, the myths get even more exaggerated. However, our lasers are actually a thing of beauty. If you’ve been thinking about laser hair removal treatment, the board-certified dermatologists and laser hair removal expert, Leysin Fletcher, PA-C,
Injectables: Fact or Fiction?
Interested in fillers, but have heard or read some information that gives you pause? You’re not alone. With the popularity of injectables like Botox, Juvéderm, and Restylane, it’s a challenge to know what’s a myth and what’s the truth. That’s why the board-certified dermatologists and injectables experts at Cosmetic Laser Dermatology have decided to separate
My All-time Favorite SkinCeuticals Products
If you have read a beauty magazine or online skincare blog recently, you probably have heard of SkinCeuticals, a medical grade skincare line started by dermatologists. What I like about this brand is that they back their products by clinical trials. Here are my top 3 favorites! #1 C E Ferulic: This is a powerhouse
The Uses of Botox for Anti-Aging
In the era of selfies and social media, it comes as no surprise that we are more self-conscious than ever about our appearance. If you’re like most people, you’re inundated with Facebook ads and Reddit threads about the easiest way to maintain your youth and vitality without needing to go under the knife. Want to
Goodbye Cellulite! Hello Smooth Skin!
What affects the vast majority of women and even some men, no matter their size and shape? Cellulite. If you’re self-conscious about dimply thighs, you’re not alone: More than 90% of women and 10% of men will be faced with it at some point in their lives, even if they don’t notice it yet. While
PRP for Hair Restoration: Hype or Hoax?
PRP has been in the news a lot lately. From vampire facials to joint injections in NBA and baseball stars, PRP (platelet rich plasma) appears to have quite a bit of promise. Surprisingly, one of PRP’s most promising uses is in hair restoration. Hair loss affects over 80 million women and men in the United
My Everyday Sunscreens
Patients often ask, “What’s the best sunscreen?” My most common reply is “The one you’ll use every day!”. There are a gazillion sunscreens on the market, but the best sunscreen for you is the one you’ll use consistently. It’s important to find a sunscreen that feels great on your skin while being convenient to use.