What is LaseMD?
If you want to improve the appearance of your skin (and who doesn’t?) you’ve probably tried a variety of topical products. Since the penetration is limited due to the stratum corneum barrier, the topicals have limited affect. A new fractional laser, the LaseMD, addresses this issue with a non/minimally-invasive treatment that drives cosmeceuticals into your […]Read More
Sticking to your New Year’s Resolutions
The new year is the perfect time to make positive changes in your life and strive to come closer to your dreams. That said, we all know that not every New Year’s resolution will be a success. A little planning goes a long way in getting the results you really want! When you set goals, […]Read More
What Does Microneedling Do?
Everyone deserves to looking and feeling their best. One of the most important aspects of that is healthy skin. As you age, skin is often the first thing that shows the signs of age – particularly if you’ve had heavy sun exposure or dealt with other risk factors. Luckily, the skin retains powerful capabilities to […]Read More
How Long Does Hair Removal Last?
Laser hair removal uses light energy to get rid of annoying and unwanted hair. It is the only permanent method of hair reduction currently available on the market. Knowing more about this hair removal method can help decide if this procedure is a good fit for you. What is Laser Hair Removal? During a treatment, […]Read More
When Should I Start Getting a Mammography?
Mammograms are used for cancer screenings and can help detect the development of breast cancer before it produces any noticeable symptoms. It is a good idea to have one performed if you experience a lump, pain, skin dimpling, or discharge of the nipples. It’s important not to wait until symptoms present themselves before undergoing a […]Read More
Step by Step Self-Breast Exam
A breast self-exam is an important screening method for preventing breast cancer especially for women who are too young to get mammograms. A breast self-exam can also help you become familiar with the way your breasts look and feel so that you become aware of any changes. Step 1 Hold your shoulders straight and put […]Read More
Why You Should Never Skip Out on Your Yearly Gyno Exam
Your annual gynecological exam is a crucial part of making sure you’re in good health. It offers a number of important benefits and reduces your risk of serious health problems as you age. Protect Your Overall Health A gynecological exam involves more than just checking your pelvic area. Your doctor will measure your weight, body […]Read More
5 Reasons Why You Should Get a Chemical Peel
Chemical peels can leave you with skin that looks much smoother and youthful, whether you have wrinkles, acne or another type of skin problem. These peels aren’t as harsh as they used to be, thanks to advancements in treatment methods. If you’re uncertain about getting this treatment, learn more about it and discover some important […]Read More
When Should I See a Geriatric Physician?
As you age, your medical needs change. You may wonder about how to best retain good bone health, recognize possible cognitive changes, or whether your medications are causing unwanted side effects. A geriatric physician has the education and training needed to address older patients’ specialized needs. What is a geriatric physician? Geriatric physicians specialize in […]Read More
Why Dermal Fillers?
There are a variety of cosmetic treatments that can help the appearance of aging and give skin a more youthful appearance. As you age, the fat under your facial skin shrinks. Dermal fillers are a safe, minimally invasive way to help. Hyaluronic Acid Dermal Fillers Hyaluronic acid fillers are safe, effective injectables that act as […]Read More