Microneedling is a minimally invasive treatment for a variety of skin concerns. By promoting collagen production over time, the skin becomes more plump, reversing signs of aging. Read our infographic below to find out what other benefits microneedling provides. If you are interested in microneedling, contact our office today.
Skincare is something to take seriously during the winter, since the dry and cool temperatures can affect your skin and health. The Plastic Surgery Center of Nashville created this infographic that includes ten beauty tips for the dry winter season, to help patients remain looking their best this season. Follow these ten tips to keep… Read More »
Griffin Churchwell, our Aesthetician, weighs in on how to keep your skin looking it’s best throughout these Winter months. Top products on her list? SkinMedica TNS Essential Serum, Revision Intellishade, and Obagi Hydrate Luxe. Now through the end of February, purchase these items in our office for 15% off! Mention reading this blog post and… Read More »
Beware of the too-hot shower. Because the weather’s cooler, it can be tempting to crank up the hot water to warm up, but taking showers with water over 100 degrees can dry out your skin. If your skin tightens as soon as you step out of the shower, that’s a sign your water is too… Read More »
1.The higher my spf the better my sunscreen is: False More important than the number is making sure your sunscreen blocks UVA (aging) and UVB (burning) rays and has the right ingredients. The most common ingredients approved by the FDA to block UV rays are: titanium dioxide, zinc oxide, avobenzone and PABA. Ensuring you apply… Read More »
1. What Is HydraFacial? The HydraFacial is a Hydradermabrasion treatment that combines cleansing, exfoliation, extractions, hydration, and antioxidant protection. 2. What is Hydradermabrasion? Hydradermabrasion uses water and oxygen to exfoliate the skin, leaving it feeling clean, smooth, and refreshed. 3. Which one is better for skin rejuvenation? HydraFacial or a laser treatment? The HydraFacial… Read More »
“He who dies with the most collagen, wins.” -Larry Helwig, laser instructor with Sciton, Inc Collagen. We’ve all heard of it. We even know it’s important in maintaining our skin’s youthful appearance. But what exactly is it? Collagen is a protein fiber that essentially holds everything up, keeping skin firm and elastic. It’s like the coils… Read More »
It’s been a while since we blogged about skin care. Although not many of our staff favorites have changed since February, there are a couple of products that have been tried and LOVED by our staff recently! First is the Obagi-C Rx System. It comes in Normal to Dry and Normal to Oily kits. It… Read More »
This is a fabulous peel. Whether your needs are treating acne or just repairing some summer sun damage, we would love to hear from those of you who have had a VI Peel or see you at our office to give it a try! We think you’ll love it.
It’s the beginning of 2011, and we all know the new year brings resolutions. One of the resolutions we’ve made is to take care of the skin we’re in. So, we took a survey of skin care products favored by our staff. These are products that we love and use ourselves. Sonya: LOVES LOVES… Read More »