What you need to know about where you’re buying your skin care products

What you need to know about where you’re buying your skin care products

What’s the difference between products available in drug stores, department stores and physicians’ offices? Do you keep buying skin care products only to find they are either not effective or they irritate you? If this sounds familiar, a medical esthetician could greatly help you. We are highly trained skin specialists working in a medical setting… Continue Reading

Is Your Sunscreen Working? 4 Ingredients to look for when you make your next purchase.

Is Your Sunscreen Working? 4 Ingredients to look for when you make your next purchase.

It’s that time of the year when you need to be especially careful about applying sunscreen. Ultraviolet exposure is the leading factor in aging. Research shows that 80-90 percent of extrinsic aging comes from sun exposure. UV exposure also leads to not only skin cancers, but wrinkles, brown spots, capillary damage, and collagen and elastin deterioration. Sunscreens… Continue Reading

ABC’s of Skin Cancers

ABC’s of Skin Cancers

 May is National Skin Cancer Awareness month. Skin cancer is not selective in its victims. It affects all ages, both men and women. It is considered a lifestyle disease, meaning that our choices in lifestyle put us at risk for developing skin cancers. One in 5 Americans will develop skin cancer during their lifetime; 13… Continue Reading

The Wonders of Botox

The Wonders of Botox

You’ve heard of Botox and you’ve seen great results on your friends, but you haven’t taken the leap yet. Botox is FDA approved and is the #1 cosmetic treatment done in the United States. Over 11 million treatments have been done since Botox came on the market in 2002 with very few adverse reactions. You… Continue Reading