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Take 10 Years Off with One Treatment
In this age of safe and effective non-surgical treatments, people have become accustomed to waiting for results following multiple treatment sessions. However, did you know that there’s a way to achieve dramatic results in just one treatment? We now have more than 45 different lasers and energy-based treatments to choose from. We can combine multiple
A scar is a natural part of the body’s reaction to wounding or injury and is correlated with healing. Skin scars occur when the dermis (the deep, thick layer of skin) is damaged. The worse the initial damage is, the worse the scar will generally be. Most skin scars are flat and leave a trace
Deep, Deeper, Deepest–Laser Treatments!
Though Fractional CO2 lasers have always been used to deeply penetrate the skin to correct scarring, the deep just got deeper. Recently introduced as a new setting to Lumenis’ SCAAR FX Treatment, fractional treatments can now delve 4 millimeters into the skin’s surface—double the previous amount of 2 millimeters. Because the laser can reach deeper
A New Use For Sculptra: Chest Wrinkles
When we think of aging, we think of wrinkles on our faces, fine lines around our lips, and crow’s feet near our eyes. However, lines have a funny way of making their way onto other parts of our bodies. At Cosmetic Laser Dermatology in San Diego, we want our patients to know that injectables and
Treatments For Smoker’s Lines
For years, women and men have struggled with the fine lines and wrinkles that appear on our faces as we age. With nearly 50 million smokers in the United States, it’s no secret that the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles around the mouth, known as smoker lines, are becoming more and more prevalent in
What Is The Best Laser to Rejuvenate My Skin?
“What is the best laser to rejuvenate my skin?” This is one of the most common questions we hear from our patients. The answer is simple: There is not one single laser that can address all the different problems associated with sun damage and aging. That is why we developed Ultra Repair Laser Rejuvenation. Ultra