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Cosmetic Dermatology

Microdermabrasion

Microdermabrasion is a non-invasive skin resurfacing treatment that improves fine lines, skin texture, and tone by removing the top most layer of skin leaving it more supple and vibrant. Microdermabrasion stimulates the elastic tissue resulting in a healthier and firmer appearance. After a series of treatments, this treatment can reduce large pores, mild acne scars, and pigment irregularities.

 

At Dermatology Associates, we are using the DiamondTome Skin Resurfacing device, the top of the line, medical-grade microdermabrasion machine. The DiamondTome treatment is non-invasive, pain-free, and requires no downtime.

VIPeel

Reverse the signs of aging, acne, and sun damage in just one treatment!!

 

The VIPeel has emerged as one of today’s most popular and effective peels for a more beautiful, radiant complexion. This peel combines alpha-hydroxy acids, resorcinol and retinoic acid to improve the tone, texture, and clarity of the skin. After the first treatment, you will see a visible improvement in the appearance of large pores, age spots, hyper-pigmentation, and skin texture.

 

Results include:

  • A firmer, brighter, more radiant appearance to the skin.

  • An improvement in hyper-pigmentation and tone irregularities.

Microneedling is a minimally invasive procedure, performed in-office.

  • Improves skin texture and reduces the appearance of wrinkles.

  • Acne Scar Reduction as new collagen replaces scar tissue.

  • Reduction in Pore Size.

  • Improves the appearance of Striae (Stretch marks)

 

How many treatments are needed?

Microneedling can be safely repeated every 4-6 weeks until you achieve the desired results. For scar reduction and skin rejuvenation, an average of 3-6 treatments are recommended. The number of treatments required will depend on how each individual responds to treatment.

What are the benefits of Medical Microneedling?
 

  • Can be performed on all skin types.

  • Increases the effectiveness and penetration of topical medications.

  • Cost effective compared to other resurfacing procedures.

  • It can be used on all areas of the body including the scalp, face, eyes, and neck.

 

Who is a candidate for Medical Microneedling?

Medical Microneedling can be safely performed on all skin types. However, a consultation is recommended prior to treatment.

IPL Photofacial

An IPL Photofacial uses pulses of light, producing a ripple effect that reaches several layers deep into the skin. The depth of this penetration, as well as the specific light wavelength are carefully controlled and depend on your specific skin type. The light pulses target superficial pigmentation or redness, but also penetrate to the collagen-stimulating deeper layers of the skin. The result is an improvement in pigmentation as well as new collagen and connective tissue production, giving your skin a younger, smoother appearance.

What can IPL Photofacials treat?

Sun-damaged skin, enlarged pores, fine lines, Rosacea, age spots (sun-induced freckles), most benign brown pigments, dilated blood vessels, redness caused by broken capillaries (telangiectasia).

Injectables

Several injectables and dermal fillers are available from Dermatology Associates!!

​To ensure both your safety and the effectiveness of your treatment, these services are administered by Dr. Stephen H. Flax, a board-certified dermatologist and our RN Nurse Injector. Available treatments include:

 Microneedling