June Blog: Skin Care for Men 101

Did you know that the skin covering our bodies is the largest organ we have? Spread out, it would cover 22 square feet. Compared to women’s skin, men’s skin is thicker, tougher, and rougher. It has more sweat glands, more hair follicles, and more oil glands. These factors can make men’s skin less affected by earl v signs of aging. …

May Blog: Take the Skin Check Challenge

Take the skin check challenge May is national skin cancer awareness month! According to the skin cancer foundation, there are over 5 million cases of skin cancer diagnosed each year in the United States. Fortunately, skin cancer is also preventable. Here are some ways to prevent skin cancer: – seek shade between 10am and 4pm. – cover your skin with …

No Filter, Seriously!

Let’s be real and raw for a moment! How stressful is successfully achieving the perfect selfie? the retales are endless to get the right angle to minimize attention to the areas probably only we are conscious of. Filters are everywhere, but finding the perfect one can be challenging. Too soft? Too defined Eyelashes? We get you and we can help …

How does your Home Skin Care Compare?

Does the staggering number of bottles with perfect skin claims overwhelm you? We are here to help break down the “must haves” for every at home skin care routine. First it is important to determine the type of skin you have. Is your skin dry, oily, or combination? If you notice dry or flaky patches you may have dry skin …

Body Contouring

Body Contouring…Let Us Count the Ways! Body contouring is a buzz word we hear thrown around a lot in the aesthetic world. Traditionally, body contouring procedures were something that was for patients who had undergone extreme weight loss and that required skin excisions to reshape the body. These could include arm lift (brachioplasty), tummy tuck (abdominoplasty) and/or breast lifts (mastopexy).  …

Put the Razor Down

Wet, Lather, Shave. We know it all too well.  The extra 10 minutes for daily hair removal in the shower only to leave stubble by noon paired with the notorious red razor burn bumps. Laser hair removal isn’t anything new, but maybe you haven’t taken the time to invest in this life changing treatment. Here are 5 Facts about laser …

Beyond the Surface

Reasons You Need a Facial, and So Do I! We are knee deep into the 2021 holiday season, which means stress and joy simultaneously right? Run your fingers over your face, did you feel that? That is the joy and stress emotions coming to surface! Facials are more than just “pampering” and here is why.  Reduce Stress:  According to a …

Botox / Dysport Injections FAQ

What is Botox and Dysport? To put it simply, these products are neurotoxins that act as a muscle paralytic to temporarily prevent a muscle from moving. Upper face/forehead wrinkle injections like Botox and Dysport are the most frequently performed cosmetic treatment in the U.S. What is the Difference Between Botox and Dysport? These products are extremely similar in effect and …

Rejuvapen Q&A At Center for Plastic Surgery

Do you still have questions about Rejuvapen? Hesitant to book that treatment? Well we recently asked our skin specialist, Brittany, a few things about Rejuvapen. Here is what she had to say! WHY IS REJUVAPEN MORE BENEFICIAL THAN FACIALS OR PEELS? “It’s totally different. So when you have a facial we’re using products and peels and a lot of that is really just exfoliating …

Skin Care At Center For Plastic Surgery

We asked our skin specialist, Brittany Miller, a few questions about skin care offered at the Center for Plastic Surgery. Here is what she had to say! DO YOU SELL OBAGI? “OBAGI’s great. I like how they have it set up into different systems. You have that Nu-Derm system for the aging face, the CLENZIderm system for more acne-prone skin, and you …