Do you rise every morning with swollen, puffy eyes? Does it seem to get better as you wake up and start moving around? Congratulations, you are dehydrated! It will be especially bad in the winter because we suck all the moisture out of our environment with heaters and fireplaces. Dehydration There are several remedies: Cold … More Puffy Eyes
Okay, we all get older. It is worse for women, we are not deemed desirable if we get a wrinkle where men are considered distinguished. Ha! There is a caveat to facial fillers that the doctor will not tell you. Let’s use the Nasal-Labial Fold as an example. This is the area on the outer … More Facial Fillers – What Your Doctor Won’t Tell You
There are several types of Micro-Dermabrasion; True Micro-Dermabrasion (gentle sand blasting), Diamond Tip (abrasive scraping), and home kits. True Micro-Dermabrasion – Microdermabrasion crystals are a very fine, sand-like material made up of aluminum oxide. It is gently sprayed onto the surface of the skin to exfoliate dead cells quickly and efficiently. This is what I use in my … More Micro-Dermabrasion Simplified
As you can see by the diagram, a clogged pore or hair follicle on the epidermis starts the growth of a pimple. Oil (sebum) starts to clog the pore. Treatment, Glyco-Toner 10%, it will kill the bacteria very quickly. Bacteria is growing. Treatment, Micro-Dermabrasion. A pimple is formed. You can feel the pimple when it is in … More Acne, Whiteheads, & Blackheads Explained
With every skin issue there are several ways to attack the problem. Hyper-pigmentation, acne, wrinkles, loose skin, scar tissue, and other issues cause us to lose our self-confidence. All we want is clear, pretty skin to put our best face forward to face the day. When trying to decide which treatment is best for you, follow these … More How Many Treatments Will It Take?
I wish I had a nickel for every time I was asked this question! Without boring you to death with the Physiology of the Skin, I will try to put this as simply as possible. Every human body is different. It is fascinating and amazing – we are like snowflakes. When someone asks me this, … More How Long Will My Treatment Last?