Article Tagged ‘ facial wrinkles ’

Core Laser: A New Platform for Maximum Skin Rejuvenation with Less Downtime

In this day and age there is much hype about rejuvenation.  Many doctors, companies and devices promise maximum results with minimal downtime and so often this is a myth.  I have recently begun using the Core CO2 laser by Syneron/Candela and have been very excited with the device, results and downtime.  It is important for […]

Sun Damage: It’s What You Can’t See that is Bad

We all know that sun exposure does bad things to the skin.  It causes premature aging, wrinkles, brown spots and sometimes malignant cancers.  All adults and even young children have sun damage that you can’t see with the naked eye. Ultraviolet light enhances epidermal and dermal melanin and what shows up is usually enough to […]

Is Botox Safe?

Recently the news media has been blitzed with warnings about Botox treatments resulting in patient deaths.  Obviously, this is a very serious matter, but it also begs some investigation into the facts of the matter. Botox is the trade name for botulinum toxin A.  This is a protein derivative obtained from bacteria.  In the concentrated […]