Acne Scars

As if persistent breakouts weren’t tortuous enough, acne scars run far deeper for many of us than what is visible, both physically and emotionally.

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Acne: Corticosteroid Injections

Corticosteroid injections (aka. intralesional steroid injections, cortisone shots) should never be used as a regular treatment for acne, but when your clear skin decides to turn on you before a major event, it can save the day. Many can relate

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Acne: The Basics

June is Acne Awareness Month. To all who suffer from acne, know that you are not alone. Acne affects a majority of the population – an estimated 80% or more. Acne is a frustrating and complex skin disease. There is

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Exercise + Protecting Skin

Regular exercise is important for all organs, internally and externally. Healthy hearts, lungs, brains and skin require our physical movement. Exercise increases oxygen levels and circulation to nourish skin cells, while flushing toxins from our bodies. Exercise also decreases stress

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Skin Cell Turnover

Skin care professionals talk about skin cell turnover as if it is the key to the fountain of youth, the holy grail of clear, smooth skin because it pretty much is. Not only does skin look and feel healthy, but

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Skin + Stress + Quarantine

The normal daily stresses of life can cause sensitivity and reactivity in skin. Add a pandemic, a face mask and OCD hand-washing to our lives and WHOA! Stress levels are kicked into orbit, wreaking crazy havoc on our skin. Stress

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Bespoke Treatments

Bespoke treatments are the only way to address individual skin concerns and issues. Innovative combinations of modalities (lasers, treatments, procedures, products) to quickly and effectively treat skin “predicaments” are a win-win for everyone. The Hybrid For example, redefining the facial

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Acne is a Four Letter Word

There is an overwhelming amount of information on acne – causes, types, stages, treatments, lasers, lotions, potions, gels, supplements, diets and remedies so strange and disturbing it makes you almost fearful for some people. Bottom line: there is no “one

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