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Category Archives: Skin Health & Regeneration

The MicroLaser Peel May be Your Ticket to Glowing Skin

Aging and sun exposure lead many people to frustrating problems with their skin. In addition to fine lines and wrinkles, the breakdown of healthy collagen can result in spots, rough texture, and enlarged pores. When seen in the mirror every day, these problems can feel insurmountable. When we look at them, we know just what to do. Many patients who have visited our Scottsdale office for skin rejuvenation get outstanding results from a MicroLaserPeel®. Here, we discuss details of this treatment that you may want to know. What is a MicroLaser Peel? The term MicroLaser Peel may sound like yet another form of laser skin resurfacing. Laser resurfacing has been performed for several years and can achieve profound results. One of the points that make... continue reading >

Silhouette Instalift Scottsdale AZ

Refresh Your Face in an Instant

It is not uncommon for adults to want to prolong the appearance of youth. It isn't that we want to obliterate every wrinkle that ever forms, but some problems, like jowls and loss of facial volume, age the face in ways that we'd prefer not to see every day. The common approach to these signs of aging, as well as deep creases around the nose and mouth, has been to surgically lift aging tissue. To do so can achieve lasting results but also carries risks that many people wish to avoid. An alternative that patients of our Scottsdale practice might want to consider is the Silhouette InstaLift. What Is Silhouette InstaLift™? Silhouette InstaLift treatment is a sophisticated thread-lift technique that has demonstrated consistent success in... continue reading >

Silhouette Instalift Scottsdale AZ

Get an Instant Boost with Silhouette InstaLift

Facial aging is bound to happen at some point. However, we no longer have to live with changes we do not appreciate nor do we have to wait until our concerns have reached a point at which a facelift is “acceptable treatment.” Today, there are numerous options for addressing the changes that age brings to the face. One that we are excited to offer is the Silhouette InstaLift. What is Silhouette InstaLift? We might describe the Silhouette InstaLift as a nice in-between procedure. It is more in-depth than injectables and achieves more dramatic results but it is not as extensive as a surgical facelift. Also, we should note that, as a thread technique, the Silhouette InstaLift is also not nearly the same procedure as the... continue reading >

How a MicroLaser Peel Can Improve Your Skin

Regardless of age, we each have the ability to enjoy healthy, glowing skin. Depending on how you go about nurturing your skin and correcting the signs of aging, you may experience several benefits with very little effort. In our Scottsdale office, patients have options for facial rejuvenation via a surgical route and also through nonsurgical means. The MicroLaser Peel is a popular technique across multiple age groups. What is a MicroLaser Peel? You may have heard of treatments such as chemical peels and microdermabrasion. You may know that numerous different laser treatments that are available today. The MicroLaser Peel fits right in between all of these techniques. Where chemical peels and microdermabrasion gently slough dead and damaged cells off the epidermis with chemical agents and... continue reading >

Are you ready for a facelift?

For much of the history of cosmetic surgery, the way to reverse the signs of facial aging has been to surgically reposition the tissue beneath the skin’s surface. Today, we’ve got a virtual smorgasbord of treatments that are capable of tightening and lifting and plumping and then some. These choices present us with more opportunity to meet our needs. They may also make it difficult to decide which approach is best. We offer an in-between: the Silhouette InstaLift™. Not everyone needs a full lift. In fact, many of the men and women who seek more information about facelift surgery are smack dab in those years we call mid-life. Between the ages of 40 and 60, the degree of aging that has occurred varies quite a... continue reading >

Dry skin? Here’s How to Protect Your Skin during the colder months.

If you’re interested in preserving the youthful nature of your skin and want to avoid the common irritation that occurs in the winter months, moisture is the name of the game you want to start playing. Because we still have a few months of cooler, drier air ahead, there is no time like the present to give your skin some special attention. Our experienced staff can help. Moisture and Nutrients Need a Pathway One of the primary tips suggested to offset the dryness that may occur as temperatures drop is to moisturize the skin differently. Those light and airy lotions we used during the summer? They should have been tossed weeks ago. Instead, our skin will retain its glow and softness if we apply emollient... continue reading >

What is Hyaluronic Acid and Why It’s Great For Your Skin

You probably have seen hyaluronic acid in one of your skin care products but you may have wondered....what exactly is it? Hyaluronic acid is a naturally occurring substance found in the body.  It is a lubricating fluid that has a high capacity for holding water...up to 1000 times its weight!  It acts almost like a sponge, holding water in the skin, giving it a plump and youthful appearance.  Unfortunately, as we age, our body's production of hyaluronic acid slows down.  Loss of hyaluronic acid in our skin leads to loss of volume and firmness. How can you increase hyaluronic acid in your body? Drinking lots of water to stay hydrated and eating certain foods can help your body to replenish or maintain its levels of... continue reading >

Vampires Don’t Come out Only at Night

Historically, vampires have gotten a bit of a bad rap. We may love references to these nocturnal oddities in movies and television, but not so much in real life. In our Scottsdale office, vampires coming out during the day can be a good thing, because our Vampires have a positive effect on your skin! Let’s Talk Vampire Facial™ and Vampire Facelift™ These two techniques are still in their upward swing regarding popularity. The Vampire Facial was first made notable by Kim Kardashian after the reality star posted images of herself midway through her skin rejuvenating treatment, looking a bit red in the face, to be honest. The appearance of an (albeit, beautiful) blood-splattered face was at first a bit disturbing. However, discerning men and women... continue reading >

Why a Fresh Face is good for your Career

Do you ever look at pictures of yourself from decades ago and wonder where that fresh face has gone? That person is still YOU. You have gained some wisdom and lots of great memories. These are the best aspects of living a full life. Those wrinkles? Not so much. While one of the leading reasons people give for refreshing their facial aesthetic is to look like their younger self, there are tiny details that branch off from this trunk. One that you may not have realized yet is how your appearance can positively affect your professional life. The hiring game. Let’s face it, getting hired is only partially about your resume. If you’re not savvy to the current trends, you may not know that today’s... continue reading >

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