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. If you’ve been thinking about laser hair removal treatment, the board-certified dermatologists and laser hair removal expert, Leysin Fletcher, PA-C, at Cosmetic Laser Dermatology want you to feel at
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.
The Importance of Going to a Dermatologist for Your Cosmetic Treatments
Undergoing a cosmetic treatment is intended to be a rejuvenating experience. It improves the skin and revitalizes your appearance so that you look and feel more youthful and vibrant. The number of cosmetic spa centers around the country has mushroomed in recent years. This proliferation has supposedly made getting cosmetic treatments easier, more convenient, and,
The Secret to Facial Rejuvenation: Voluma, Vollure, and Volbella
Aging can cause unwanted issues such as fine lines, wrinkles, and volume loss. Common areas where these occur include the cheeks, on the forehead, and around the lips. Without treatment, these issues can make your skin look more aged. To address or prevent these issues from worsening or even starting, the facial rejuvenation experts at
The 5 Keys to Perfect Skin (According to Your Dermatologist)
Let’s face it. There are millions of new products and treatments out there making the same fountain of youth promises for your skin, competing for your attention (and money). So, how can anyone weed through the latest gimmicks and fads to find the really worthwhile, genuinely good-for-your-skin solutions for acne, wrinkles, and other skincare woes?