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When is the Best Time for Fractional Laser Resurfacing?

Laser devices have brought immense value to the medical field as a whole. In the specialty of dermatology, lasers are now used to treat conditions such as unwanted hair, hyperpigmentation, veins, and sun damage. In our Midtown Manhattan office, we perform laser treatments using a variety of modalities, including the ActiveFXTM and DeepFXTM platforms. Because fractional laser […]

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Say Goodbye to Spider Veins with Laser Treatment

Spider veins – those clusters of purple, blue, and red on the legs, face, chest, or another area – pose quite the problem. These webs of veins are not medically concerning, but they are frustrating nonetheless. Spider veins most commonly affect women, though a few men here and there notice them, too. In any situation, […]

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Give Your Summertime Skin some Consideration Now

At this time of year, our thoughts of Summer revolve around the fabulousness of feeling warmed by the sun and how good that will feel after the chill of Winter. Currently, the only people who may be thinking about donning a bikini or shorts are those who are traveling to a far-away destination for some […]

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Thinking about Fractional CO2 Laser Treatment? You Want to Know These Tips!

Our TotalFX fractional laser resurfacing treatment is beneficial for patients wanting to either preserve the appearance of their skin or to restore it. The two-part process takes only about 30 minutes in the office. However, patients should expect to invest time into preparation and recovery. Here, we want to discuss how to maximize the resurfacing […]

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Is Your Age Being Divulged?

We women are not too fond of having to divulge our secrets. Historically, age has been one of those little details that we prefer to keep to ourselves. Today, we are seeing almost as many men as women take measures to maintain an appearance of youth. Of course, we all know that it’s not possible […]

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End the Curse of Stretch Marks

The gift of life is anything but a curse! Stretch marks, on the other hand, can feel like a memento of motherhood that isn’t necessary. When we talk about stretch marks, it does usually pertain to those that develop on the abdomen, thighs, or breasts during pregnancy. However, there is another reason for stretch marks, […]

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Want All-Around Better Skin? Look to the Light!

When we think about making the skin look better, younger, healthier, thoughts of laser treatments or injectables, or even cosmetic surgery may come to mind. What patients of our midtown Manhattan dermatology practice don’t often think about is how light therapy can mitigate several of the concerns they have related to their skin. We want […]

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A Few Things To Know About Stretch Marks

They are common, very common. So, if you have them, take heart, you are not alone. Stretch marks are perhaps one of the things that make summer and wearing swimwear uncomfortable. True to their name, stretch marks result from the force of stretching on your skin. They are actually a form of scarring that is […]

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Spider Veins And Their Removal At Laser & Mohs

The common condition called “spider veins” is definitely a tell-tale indication of your age. If you suffer from them, you are not alone. Spider veins get their name from their web-like appearance and are caused by increased pressure in the veins. Regardless of their name, and even though they don’t usually cause medical problems, they […]

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We Offer Exceptional Quality Laser Hair Removal

Warm, cozy leggings are great winter-weather fashion statement and cover-up, but spring is here, and there is nothing that compares to the confident feeling of smooth legs. But if shaving isn’t your thing, and hairy legs are just one hair-raising issue you are dealing with, an IRIDEX laser hair removal procedure offers the perfect solution. […]

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