Give Your Skin a Pre-Holiday Pampering

As much fun as the season of giving can be, it can be a chaotic time of year that leaves you drained, thanks to all the merrymaking. Worst yet, there's hardly enough time between family gatherings and ugly sweater parties to change your outfit, much less indulge in skin treatments, [...]

Give Your Skin a Pre-Holiday Pampering2022-11-23T16:09:55-06:00

When Diet and Excercise Aren’t Enough, SculpSure Targets Stubborn Fat

For some clients, not even hours spent in the gym and a carefully monitored diet can get rid of stubborn fat deposits. These ever-present pockets of fatty tissue typically appear on the chin, belly, hips, thighs, and back, resisting even the most disciplined workout routines and sticking around long after [...]

When Diet and Excercise Aren’t Enough, SculpSure Targets Stubborn Fat2022-08-25T11:49:37-05:00

Essential Skincare Products for Dark Spot Correction

Stubborn dark spots are the frustrating result of excess melanin in the skin, typically caused by sun damage, changes in hormone levels, age, skin trauma, scarring, and certain medical conditions.  While it isn't medically necessary to fade discoloration, it is a cosmetic issue that can affect how you feel about [...]

Essential Skincare Products for Dark Spot Correction2022-09-01T10:34:37-05:00

Dermatographia: Fast Facts About Skin Writing

The word "dermatographia" comes from the Latin words for "skin" (dermato) and "writing" (graphia). It's an apt nomenclature for a rare condition that causes an exaggerated allergic response to scratches, pressure, or irritations on the skin. For approximately 2-5% of the population, the simple action of scratching an itch can [...]

Dermatographia: Fast Facts About Skin Writing2022-08-10T13:16:22-05:00

What Kind of Chemical Peel is Best for My Skin Type?

When you want to rejuvenate your skin, chemical peels are a great treatment for overall skin health and rejuvenation. They are a customizable treatment that removes layers of aged, dry, and damaged skin and stimulates new skin production.  Depending on the level of results you're looking for and the specific conditions [...]

What Kind of Chemical Peel is Best for My Skin Type?2022-07-29T09:19:58-05:00

Dermaplaning: The Secret to Glowing Summer Skin

Dermaplaning involves an Advanced Practice Esthetician using a sterile, single-blade scalpel to gently remove "peach fuzz" and dead skin cells from the top layer of your skin. Unlike a traditional razor, which has multiple, slanted blades, the scalpel allows your provider to give you an incredibly effective manual exfoliation treatment [...]

Dermaplaning: The Secret to Glowing Summer Skin2022-07-15T12:17:45-05:00

Living with Dermatitis: Types, Causes, and Treatment

Dermatitis is an umbrella term for many conditions where the skin becomes irritated or develops a rash. Unlike bacterial, viral, or fungal skin infections like athlete's foot, dermatitis is not contagious.  Types of Dermatitis Allergic Contact Dermatitis Our body's immune system is a powerful defense system that works with our [...]

Living with Dermatitis: Types, Causes, and Treatment2022-07-05T14:29:37-05:00

How to Take Years Off Your Face with Injectables

Minimally invasive injections can rejuvenate your skin and take years off by reducing wrinkles and restoring volume to your skin. Advanced Dermatology & Cosmetic Institute offers botulinum injections and dermal fillers to rejuvenate and refresh your skin. But which is the right choice for you? In this guide, we'll explore [...]

How to Take Years Off Your Face with Injectables2022-06-28T10:52:10-05:00

What Can I Expect During My Skin Biopsy?

It's natural to feel anxious or fearful when your doctor informs you that they want to perform a skin biopsy to get a closer look at an area of concern. In addition to the stress of undergoing this outpatient procedure, you're also faced with the possibility of discovering a more [...]

What Can I Expect During My Skin Biopsy?2022-06-09T11:49:29-05:00

5 Types of Skincare Masks and Their Complexion Boosting Benefits

Skincare masks are specially formulated treats for your skin, designed to address a particular concern with a combination of active ingredients, botanicals, and hydrators. They are meant to deliver a direct hit of nourishment by forming a "film" over the skin, allowing the actives to sink deeper into your epidermis [...]

5 Types of Skincare Masks and Their Complexion Boosting Benefits2022-05-19T15:46:55-05:00