Tag Archives Skin Care

ultrasonic facials

Studies show that ultrasonic facials are effective, but results are not as dramatic as surgical facelifts. Ultherapy is the only FDA approved ultrasonic device for tightening facial and neck skin. At-home skin rejuvenation devices are significantly less powerful than their professional counterparts. Collagen and elastin are components of our skin's connective tissue that maintain its firmness, elasticity, and structural integrity.…

Laser Treatments for Psoriasis

According to the American Academy of Dermatology, approximately 7.5 million Americans suffer with psoriasis. Although it can affect people of all ages, it is more common among adults. Laser treatment is one of the newer forms of psoriasis therapy. And according to research, it can clear up the skin by an average 90 percent. Psoriasis is considered a serious medical…

Scaly skin presents itself in a variety of shapes, sizes, and locations, and is frequently associated with itching, burning or soreness. Most types of scaly skin may be easily identified and treated with over-the-counter products and skin care routines. More severe types of scaly skin may require diagnosis and treatment from a dermatologist. Dry, scaly patches of skin—especially on the…

Hyaluronic Acid Skin Care

Hyaluronic acid hydrates the skin. It helps keep your skin appearing smooth and firm. There are many face serums on the market that contain hyaluronic acid. Hyaluronic acid is a key ingredient to look for when choosing a face serum. Prized for its ability to retain moisture, hyaluronic acid can help tighten loose skin and create a more youthful complexion.…

Dry Elbows and Knees

Saggy knees and wrinkled elbows can certainly be an unpleasant sight. As the inimitable Nora Ephron once jokingly said, “If your elbows faced forward you would kill yourself.” A little dramatic? Maybe, but it's good to know that these signs of aging can be reversed. Elbow and knee skin sags, wrinkles, and loosens with each birthday. Plus, the skin in these…

Get rid of Crows Feet

Wrinkle creams don't work, and surgery seems too drastic. Thankfully, there are many other treatment options to consider that can help you prevent and reduce the appearance of crow's feet. What are crow's feet? As we age, our skin loses its ability to stretch and rebound. Sun damage, dehydration, smoking, and even some prescription medications can all contribute to this loss of elasticity.…

Retinol

Retinol is an effective OTC treatment for lines and some types of wrinkles Comparatively, it's not as effective for treating acne Side effects of retinol include skin dryness, redness and irritation If ineffective, a dermatologist can prescribe a stronger treatment Retinol is an ingredient added to skin creams and serums to treat wrinkles, hyperpigmentation and other skin problems. It attaches…

Acrochordon

A skin tag is an extremely common skin growth affecting 25% of adults. Skin tags are not dangerous. Skin tags are easily removed by your doctor or dermatologist. About 25% of us will get a skin tag at some point in our lives. Skin tags are rare when we’re very young but become more common later in life. Some of…

Get rid of milia spots

Milia can affect anyone, from newborn babies to elderly patients. There are many potential causes of milia, which can often be traced to your skin-care regimen or a separate issue that has affected the surface of the skin. Thick creams and makeups should be avoided if you’re looking to prevent milia What are milia? Also referred to by the terms…

[startIndex]
[startIndex]
Close
OPEN
×
Start a private virtual
consultation now