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Patients’ Top Laser Treatment Questions

You asked, we answered. Here are some of the top patient questions we get about laser treatments for face, winkles and more! Q: What is the best laser for deeper wrinkles, some sun damage and crows feet?  A: Deep wrinkles caused by repetitive muscle movements, such as on the forehead and the 11 lines or…

Your Top Melasma Questions, Answered

What is Melasma and what causes it? Melasma is an acquired condition of the skin causing hyperpigmentation, or brown spots, in areas of the body that have been exposed to the sun. The face is most commonly affected and melasma appears as symmetric brown patches on cheeks, forehead and chin. The brown pigment appears after…

Beautiful Skin at Any Age

Aging With Your Best Skin

As we age, does our skin. We may notice more fine lines, wrinkles, and dark spots on the face, hands or skin (they are called age spots for a reason!) People often also see a decline in the fullness of their face, as well as changes in the skin’s texture, elasticity and tone. And while…

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…

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,…

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Botox and Filler: 5 Things to Know Before Having Treatment

Botox and Filler: 5 Things to Know Before Having Treatment So, you think you’re ready to do something about your wrinkles? Our dermatologists share their expert advice on cosmetic injections.  #1: Timing is everything If you’re looking for a simple procedure that will help you look your best for an event such as a wedding or business gathering,…

Do I Need An Intense Pulsed Light Treatment And What Is It?

Intense pulsed light treatment (IPL) is a laser-like treatment that is designed to improve:  brown spots, red spots, and signs of aging. Some people refer to an IPL treatment as a photofacial or photorejuvenation. There are many different types of IPL devices and these treatments can be performed at a dermatologist’s office. An IPL treatment…