October 2016

Dermaplaning, also called a dermaplane facial, is a safe and highly effective procedure for physical exfoliation of the skin. This procedure involves the use of a surgical scalpel and gentle shaving of the skin’s surface. With dermaplaning, the top layer of dead skin cells is...

For fine lines, wrinkles, sun damage, acne scars, and age spots, many individuals are turning to facial rejuvenation procedures. Two effective therapies are dermabrasion and microdermabrasion. Many people confuse microdermabrasion and dermabrasion, but in fact, these are two very different procedures. Find out more about...

A chemical peel involves applying a chemical agent to the skin to exfoliate thickened, sun-damaged skin while stimulating collagen production that firms the skin. Chemical peels are useful for skin resurfacing and treating brown spots and wrinkles. But do chemical peels really work? AHA Peels Alpha hydroxyl...

Laser hair removal is fast becoming hugely popular. Opposed to waxing, tweezing and shaving that are painful and irritatingly repetitive, laser hair removal is a safe, convenient and lasting solution to unwanted body hair. Regardless of which area of the body you want to be hair-free,...