Summer Basics for <b>Melasma</b>

Jordan V. Wang, MD, MBEMelasma is a common skin condition that causes dark patches to appear, typically on the face. Although these patches cause no direct symptoms, people may feel distressed from their appearance alone. Knowing how to manage this condition, especially during summer months, can help people learn to better live with it.Melasma is m...

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Clear & Brilliant Review: Skin & Acne Laser Treatment

Some laser experts are very impressed with this device for the treatment of melasma.Cons:Too light for significantly sun damaged skin.The rejuvenation benefits outside of pigmentary issues are short lived and maintenance treatments should be ...

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Is Cold The Future Of Targeting Pigmented Skin?

Challenging Skin ConditionsCold treatments may be promising news for skin conditions such as melasma. Melasma is one of the most challenging skin conditions to treat and typically shows up as dark patches on the cheeks, nose, forehead, chin, and ...

Tags: Pigmentation, skin care, Whole Body Cryotherapy, Brown Pigmentation, Pigment Removal

Finally, A Laser that Tackles Age and Acne

It's good for things like melasma, post-inflammatory hyperpigmentation, and in general, for skin toning," says Zachary. He says patients with acne can experience impressive results, especially when hey receive Aerolase in conjunction with a ...

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Benefits of Microneedling with RF

Friedman. Melasma and Acne ScarringRadiofrequency microneedling may also help lessen the severity of melasma, which can be a hormone-related pigmentation problem. Friedman states, "We also see an overall improvement of the skin tone ...

Tags: Acne, Melasma, Collagen, skin discoloration, radio frequency skin tightening, Microneedling, Genius, Prejuvenation

Enlighten Treatment Review: Laser Tattoo Removal Procedure

Cases :Tattoo removal with a variety of colors.Various pigmented lesions.Experimental treatment of Melasma.Physician Testimonials"While picosecond lasers are the most effective devices for tattoo removal, they remain difficult to remove in ...

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Skincare Secrets You Can Use Right Now

And speaking of exercise, if you happen to suffer from melasma (dark patches of skin discoloration), you may want to skip hot yoga as your workout of choice. Dermatologists are finding that in addition to UV rays creating hyperpigmentation, even ...

Tags: Eczema, Skin Care, Skin Products, Collagen, Rosacea, Skin Rejuvenation

Chemical Peels vs Lasers For Skin Treatments

I could do a salicylic wash at 30 percent on acne or melasma, or Post Inflammatory Pigmentation (PIH), and that combined with other creams, I'm getting pretty good results for a penny. Dr. Zachary: Acne scarring or PIH, these are ...

Tags: Skin Care, Melasma, hyperpigmentation, Vascular, PIH, skin rejuvenation

Try The Lunch Break Facial: Why Microdermabrasion Treatments Make Sense

Improved elasticityEvens out skin tonesReduces age spotsEnhanced circulationReduces melasma pigmentationBrightens complexion with a healthy glowReduces fine linesReduces clogged pores and pore sizeReduces mild acne scarringDifferent Types of ...

Tags: Skin Care, Microdermabrasion, Prejuvenation, HydraFacial, DermaSweep

What Exactly Is A Chemical Peel?

... of various skin complaints such as discoloration and hyperpigmentation, acne scars, blotchiness, melasma, sun damage and signs of aging such as crow’s feet, wrinkles and sagging.Chemical peels are a popular choice not only because they can be ...

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The Power of Retinoids

It is most commonly used to treat acne, psoriasis, wrinkles, melasma, and performs with pretty impressive results. Dr. Tanghetti says that one of the most exciting effects of consistently using a topical retinoid is what it can do for the eye ...

Tags: Skin Care, Skin Products, retinoids, Retin-A, sun damage, wrinkle removal, Prejuvenation

PicoSure Treatment Review: Tattoo Removal & Skin Rejuvenation

Used for patients who need minimal downtime and have tough pigmentation problems from sun damage or melasma. It can also be used for stubborn tattoos." - Robert A. Weiss M.D.Additional Information (provided by Cynosure)Procedure ...

Tags: Picosure, laser tattoo removal, scar treatment, picosecond laser, laser skin resurfacing, enlighten, picoway

Injuries from Cosmetic Laser Procedures

If you're considering a cosmetic laser treatment anytime soon, whether it's to treat your melasma, wrinkles, or scar or tattoo removal, stop and ask yourself a few serious questions first.  While most laser procedures are completed ...

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Utilize The Rejuvenating Power of Chemical Peels

... hyperpigmentation, signs of aging like crow's feet, wrinkles and sagging, scars, blotchiness, melasma and sun damage.The first step in deciding if you are a good candidate for a chemical peel is taking a trip to the dermatologist. He or she ...

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Patient underwent treatment with Fraxel DUAL & Clear & Brilliant laser for treatment of photoaging and melasma on her face.

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Melasma Face Treatment by Dr. Jill Waibel

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Melasma Face Treatment by Dr. Jill Waibel

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Melasma Face Treatment by Dr. Jill Waibel

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This melasma treatment was performed in a series using the Revlite SI laser.

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Treatment of Melasma with laser genesis

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