Tag Archives: Aging

20

Oct

Why You Need a Medical Facial

Published: October 20, 2014

There’s a wealth of information about skin care that’s readily available to us at the click of a mouse. That more than likely means your bathroom is already filled with products, peels, masks, scrubs, etc., which can give you a serious deep clean. But while it’s great to practice good skin care, that doesn’t necessarily … Continue reading Why You Need a Medical Facial

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26

Aug

The Medical Uses of BOTOX ®

Published: August 26, 2014

BOTOX ® is one of the worlds most popular medical cosmetic treatment. About 20 million treatments are done worldwide annually using this nerve blocker. It is a purified protein injected into the muscles that is best known for treating fine lines and wrinkles, but it has some surprising medical uses as well. Migraines: Traditionally, migraine headaches … Continue reading The Medical Uses of BOTOX ®

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28

Jul

Anti-Aging Antioxidants– What You Should Know

Published: July 28, 2014

When it comes to anti-aging ingredients, the research is abundantly clear– antioxidants reign supreme. Not only do antioxidants combat the free-radical damage that is responsible for the visible (and hidden) signs of aging, they also enhance the effectiveness of sunscreens in preventing sun damage. Indeed, during the day, the combination of antioxidants plus sun protection … Continue reading Anti-Aging Antioxidants– What You Should Know

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23

Jul

Laser Skin Treatment for Spider Veins

Published: July 23, 2014

To the majority of us spider veins are cosmetically undesirable and can make the face appear older, flushed, or blemished. Spider veins are a common development from sun damage and aging. Certain medical conditions and habits (smoking and alcohol) can also promote their development. This type of vascular lesion is formed by abnormally large or … Continue reading Laser Skin Treatment for Spider Veins

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17

Jul

Soft Lift™ Dermal Fillers Makeover

Published: July 17, 2014

Makeover reality television series has us all thinking the same thing—how can I get my ultimate makeover? It’s more possible now than ever before to achieve that head turning makeover with one non-invasive cosmetic treatment! Soft Lift™ is a cosmetic treatment that uses a combination of BOTOX Cosmetic® and Juvéderm™ dermal fillers to restore facial … Continue reading Soft Lift™ Dermal Fillers Makeover

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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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9

Jun

Preventative Use of Botox for Wrinkles

Published: June 9, 2014

Is it too early for Botox? The question of when to start isn’t as straightforward as you may think. It depends on your facial structure and your predisposition for wrinkling. Many of our patients wait for the first signs of wrinkles to occur before treatment. However, Botox is becoming increasingly popular among 20-something men and … Continue reading Preventative Use of Botox for Wrinkles

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5

Jun

Botox, Dysport, and Fillers: What You Can Expect

Published: June 5, 2014

Many of us have heard of Botox and dermal fillers but the question now is what can you expect from each of these procedures? How long until you see results and how long will these effects last? Botox, Dysport, and dermal fillers have the ability to provide quick and effective results. At Dermaworks Medical Aesthetics Clinic in Ottawa we offer … Continue reading Botox, Dysport, and Fillers: What You Can Expect

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2

Jun

Using Botox or Dermal Fillers to Combat Frown Lines

Published: June 2, 2014

If you’d like nothing more than to turn your frown upside down but can’t because of wrinkles, you know what a challenge frown lines can be. There are two types of wrinkles, dynamic ones, which are caused by movement, and static ones, which are etched into our skin and appear while the face is at … Continue reading Using Botox or Dermal Fillers to Combat Frown Lines

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