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Melasma: Facts and Treatments that Work

06-28-2022

Our skin is a window into our health. When it is healthy, it provides the impression of overall health and wellness. When it breaks out, it can cause feelings of insecurity, driving most to seek solutions to make it go away.  Melasma is a common skin condition often triggered by UV radiation, hormones, and genetic […]

Hate Your Chin? Sculpt and Fill Your Way to a Stronger Jawline

06-15-2022

We all know that a well-contoured jawline and a defined chin are important features for a youthful, aesthetic appearance. As we age, we lose muscle tone, collagen support, and bone mass throughout the body, including along the jawline and chin.  The result can change the way we look. From a receding chin to a sagging […]

Microneedling: Will PRP Improve my Results? 

05-19-2022

The fountain of youth may be a myth, but some treatments can help stall and even erase the signs of time. One such treatment utilizes PRP, also known as platelet-rich plasma. PRP has been used for years by orthopedic surgeons to help athletes recover more quickly following an injury and repair cartilage.  What is PRP? […]

Top Reasons to Consider IV Therapy Over Oral Supplements

04-20-2022

A very popular way to boost your immune system and combat issues such as fatigue, and hydration, and even cure a hangover or boost sports performance is through IV Therapy. Like it sounds, IV therapy uses a unique cocktail of vitamins and minerals administered through an IV inserted into a vein. The treatment itself takes […]

Hate Your Chin? Sculpt and Fill Your Way to a Stronger Jawline

03-18-2022

We all know that a well-contoured jawline and a defined chin are important features for a youthful, aesthetic appearance. As we age, we lose muscle tone, collagen support, and bone mass throughout the body, including along the jawline and chin.  The result can change the way we look. From a receding chin to a sagging […]

Botox: What Is It, How Does It Work & When Can I Start Treatments?

07-16-2021

While Botox is becoming a widely accepted and effective treatment for several common conditions and ailments – from headaches and migraines to overactive bladders, excessive sweating, and uncontrollable blinking – one of its most popular uses remains cosmetic.  According to the American Board of Cosmetic Surgery, Botox injections are the most popular cosmetic procedure in […]

Dermal Fillers vs. Sculptra: What’s the Difference?

06-14-2021

Whether we like it or not, our faces change as we age. The loss of collagen causes our skin to lose elasticity over the years, which results in more lines, wrinkles, and even the loss of volume in the face. What is facial volume? When we’re younger, collagen in the skin and fatty patches under […]

Medical Grade vs. Over-the-Counter Skin Care Products: What are the Differences?

05-20-2021

We Americans care about our skin, a fact our spending habits aptly support. A new study by SkinStore, a prominent online vendor of skincare products, found that overall U.S. spending on skincare products will total around $18.7 million through the end of this year. This number, coupled with a predicted growth rate of about 5 […]

Is Dermaplaning for Everyone? Here Are the Pros & Cons

03-17-2021

Few modern facial procedures provide the level of satisfaction, and instant gratification one gets as a result of dermaplaning treatments. It’s why some call it the ideal “pre-event” treatment for those desirous of the smoothest, barest, and most radiant canvas for applying make-up. So, what is dermaplaning, and why might one consider this skincare option? […]

The Best Time for Laser Hair Removal is Now

01-19-2021

For some places in the world, winter is a time to cover up and not worry about the hair growing in areas covered with clothing. But we live in Florida, which means it can be 80 degrees one day and 50 the next. We never know when we will have the opportunity to bare our […]

Zoom Fatigue and Neck Angst: The Rise in Neck Rejuvenation Procedures

01-06-2021

Zoom meetings have enabled us to continue with business while the rest of the world shut its doors. But seeing oneself on a monitor for hours a day has caused a heightened awareness of increased skin laxity around the neck. Sagging jowls, creased necklines, excess skin in the neck, and a hidden jawline have become […]

Truths and Myths of Dermaplaning

07-01-2020

You’d probably never guess that the secret to smooth, more vibrant, and younger-looking skin is a shaving-type procedure called dermaplaning.  Dermaplaning is an aesthetic treatment where the dull, top layer of skin and vellus hair (peach fuzz) is gently scraped away with a surgical blade that can only be purchased with a license. The process […]