Category Archives: Fraxel

Cosmetic Update from the Annual Meeting of the American Society of Cosmetic Physicians (Part 1)

0 Submitted by on Sun, 02 November 2014, 18:39
I was honored to be invited as moderator for the Annual Meeting of the 9th Annual Meeting of the American Society of Cosmetic Physicians. It was held on October 22-26, 2014 in Scottsdale, AZ. I am a medical advisor and embrace this society because it promotes cosmetic education without boundaries. I met cosmetic physicians from the United States, Canada, and Continue Reading...
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Cosmetic Laser Evolution – Great News for the Patient! Introducing the EXELO2 Laser

0 Submitted by on Mon, 10 September 2012, 12:29
A History of Cosmetic Lasers Introducing the EXELO2 Fractional Ablative CO2 Laser Patients always want the “latest and the greatest” technology and have been enamored with lasers since its inception because of movies like Star Wars. We even had a president (Ronald Reagan) who used this “Star Wars” idea to manipulate the international relationship with another world superpower (Soviet Union). Continue Reading...
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Health is beauty and beauty is health.

1 Submitted by on Sun, 20 November 2011, 21:54
Recently a recurring theme has been evident during patient consultations at my office. Many patients believe that they are requesting a cosmetic procedure to look better, younger, more attractive, etc. From an evolutionary perspective, we are part of the animal kingdom. Yes, we have a higher level of thought and emotions. Yet, we share two survival traits of all animals Continue Reading...
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Smoker's Lines

1 Submitted by on Sun, 05 December 2010, 12:40
Smokers have a difficult problem with aesthetic concerns besides the well known health issues. Constant smoke exposure causes an accelerated aging process damaging the skin’s cell and collagen structure.  Smoking also causes microcirculation arteries to constrict limiting the flow of nutrition and oxygen to the skin as well.  This increases the risk of complications with any aesthetic procedure both non-invasive Continue Reading...
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Are Facials worth your time and money?

2 Submitted by on Thu, 25 November 2010, 13:12
At the Aeshtetic Laser & Vein Centers we have great aestheticians Dee, Jenn and Lindee.  They are a vital component of our aesthetc team that helps one to protect their investment.  After Fraxel fractional laser resurfacing, Thermage non-surgical skin tightening or post operative Facial Fat Grafting they can help to promote healing and the health of your facial skin.  This Continue Reading...
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Do it for yourself.

2 Submitted by on Sat, 04 September 2010, 10:13
In Eliza Drewa’s recent blog http://newyoumag.com/newyou-blog/plastic-not-perfect/ she explores what motivates women to seek cosmetic treatments.  Eliza actually rejects tha notion that  most women want perfection or the “plastic” look.  Not specifically delineated but what I decipher as an underlying theme is that we should not stand in judgment of others and their motivation to feel better about themselves. When we created our mission Continue Reading...
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