Fall Cosmetics Treatment Q&A

Why is fall such a great time for cosmetic treatments?   Fall is a great time for cosmetic treatments because typically people have less sun exposure in the fall months. The temperature is cooler in the fall, so treatments that require compression garments, such as liposuction and cosmetic sclerotherapy for spider veins, are not as bothersome…

Introducing Sofwave, our Newest Device for Rebuilding Collagen

When adults reach their mid twenties or so, collagen and elastin starts to break down causing skin to wrinkle. But there is hope to remain looking young with healthier looking skin. Sofwave is a new, clinically-proven, non-invasive approach to rebuilding collagen, thereby improving facial lines and wrinkles on the face, neck and submental (under the…

Treatment Innovations For Skin Of Color

A GLOBAL REPORT  Wendy Lewis investigates best practices to safely treat darker skin types  Note: This article was originally published full on Prime and excerpts have reproduced here with permission.  OUR SKIN COLOR IS DETERMINED BY A combination of anatomical and physiological phenomena that occur within the uppermost layers of the skin. Skin of color…

Summer’s Hottest Topic: Laser Hair Removal

Are you thinking about trying Laser Hair Removal this summer? If so, this article will prepare you for what to expect & answer some of our most commonly asked questions. Is LHR permanent? Yes and no. Yes, you’ll enjoy a permanent & dramatic reduction in the hair’s growth. No, this doesn’t mean that none of…

Patient Q&A: Neck Liposuction

We recently sat down to chat with a real DLVSC patient who had neck liposuction in July 2019. Keep reading for her candid responses about the experience and view a before & after gallery at the end. DLVSC: Thank you for agreeing to talk about your experience with us, A.G.! I’d like to start by…

The Easy Skincare Routine Every Man Should Follow

Men’s skincare gets far less attention than women’s, but it is just as important in overall health and aging well. We are excited to observe Men’s Health Month this June by sharing our professional advice on a good men’s skincare routine. “Skincare is not just about improving appearance. It is about improving wellness and health,…

COVID-19 Precautions

Enhanced COVID safety precautions are still in place. With COVID-19 cases on the rise, we wanted to take moment to outline the enhanced precautions we have taken to ensure every patient, provider and staff member remains safe during this time. Our ongoing safety measures include additional disinfecting times, social distancing and new COVID protocols. We…

Jeuveau

Injectables & Non-Surgical Treatments JeuveauJeuveau (JOO-VOH) is an FDA-approved injectable wrinkle treatment performed by the board-certified dermatologists in any of our Charlotte area office locations. In similar fashion to other neuromodulators like Botox, Dysport and Xeomin, Jeuveau temporarily improves the appearance of moderate to severe frown lines (wrinkles between the eyes) in adult patients.Areas We Can Treat…

Genius

Lasers, Lights & Other Devices GeniusDLVSC is one of the first dermatology practices in the world to offer Genius, a “first of its kind” radiofrequency microneedling device that we use for treating acne scars and for skin tightening around the jawline & neck. In fact, Genius may be at the forefront of a whole new…