Tag Archives: Acne

31

Dec

7 Healthy Things to do for your Skin in 2015

Published: December 31, 2014

As the New Year is quickly approaching, we all spend time thinking about how we can improve ourselves in the upcoming year. From dieting, to increased exercise, we all dream of a better version of ourselves. Often it’s difficult to identify the steps we need to take to actually reach our goals. As the health … Continue reading 7 Healthy Things to do for your Skin in 2015

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23

Dec

The Benefits of Witch Hazel for Acne and More

Published: December 23, 2014

Witch Hazel (also know as Hamamelis) is a flowering plant popular for its health benefits and ornamental purposes. It grows in beautiful clusters of rich yellow to orange-red flowers. Its North American species are also known as Snapping Hazel, Spotted Alder, Tobacco Wood, and Winterbloom since the flowers begin to grow in the autumn and continue to … Continue reading The Benefits of Witch Hazel for Acne and More

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20

Nov

Why You Should Be Moisturizing Your Face

Published: November 20, 2014

Skincare can be very confusing but it doesn’t have to be. While a Google search may tell you it’s OK to embrace essential oils, your friends could simultaneously warn you that you’re doing it all wrong, and there you go down this skin disaster spiral. Alright, so it’s probably not that dramatic, but knowing why you … Continue reading Why You Should Be Moisturizing Your Face

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24

Oct

What are Parabens and How Do They Effect Me?

Published: October 24, 2014

The topic of parabens have been popping up in a lot of conversations lately. Parabens are the most widely used preservatives in personal care products; they stop fungus, bacteria, and other microbes from growing in your favourite creams and makeup, especially in the moist, warm environment of a bathroom. Their names are a mouthful– methylparaben, ethylparaben, … Continue reading What are Parabens and How Do They Effect Me?

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22

Aug

Treating Rosacea Acne and Other Symptoms

Published: August 22, 2014

Rosacea is a very common disorder characterized by symptoms of facial flushing and a collection of other clinical signs such as facial redness, broken capillaries, coarseness of the skin, and an inflammatory eruption that may be similar to acne.The hallmark of rosacea is persistent redness in the central portion of the face that lasts for … Continue reading Treating Rosacea Acne and Other Symptoms

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7

Aug

Peel Away all Imperfections with a Chemical Peel

Published: August 7, 2014

Chemical peels are a type of procedure during which a substance is applied to the skin resulting in faster skin cell turnover (exfoliation or peeling). The goal of chemical peeling is to rejuvenate the skin or address a specific problem such as acne, acne scars, blemishes, melasma, wrinkles, sun damage, or fine lines. Even if … Continue reading Peel Away all Imperfections with a Chemical Peel

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10

Jul

What is Fractional CO2 Laser Skin Resurfacing?

Published: July 10, 2014

At Dermaworks Medical Aesthetics Clinic we offer one of the most effective laser skin technologies in the industry–Fractional CO2 Laser Skin Resurfacing with Dermal Optical Thermolysis (DOT) Therapy using the SmartXide DOT™ CO2 laser system. This revolutionary technology not only rejuvenates the skin, eliminating wrinkles, hyperpigmentation, stretch marks, acne and other scars but also has … Continue reading What is Fractional CO2 Laser Skin Resurfacing?

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7

Jul

What is Vibradermabrasion for Aging Skin?

Published: July 7, 2014

Vibradermabrasion is the latest in aging skin treatment technology. It is an effective and clinically proven topical aging skin treatment, utilizing a rapidly vibrating sterile paddle to remove layers of damaged skin tissue; leaving healthier and more radiant skin. Vibradermabrasion is the new way to do microdermabrasion. The process is fast, very comfortable for patients and … Continue reading What is Vibradermabrasion for Aging Skin?

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10

Mar

Laser Skin Treatment in Ottawa

Published: March 10, 2010

Looking for laser skin treatment in Ottawa? Look no further! Dermaworks Medical Aesthetics Clinic is proud to offer Ottawa laser skin treatments. Designed to treat a number of aesthetic problems afflicting the skin, this revolutionary medical technology utilizes one of the most advanced platforms in aesthetic medicine. Combat the signs of aging, repair damage caused … Continue reading Laser Skin Treatment in Ottawa

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18

Oct

Getting Rid of Acne Rosacea with Laser Treatments

Published: October 18, 2009

Acne rosacea causes redness and swelling on the face. The first signs of this skin condition are a tendency to blush easily in the center of the face, with gradual blushing spreading to the cheeks, forehead, nose, and chin. As it progresses, little bumps form in the reddened areas. Unlike traditional acne, blackheads do not … Continue reading Getting Rid of Acne Rosacea with Laser Treatments

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