There are quite a few myths, misconceptions and scary stories floating around about BOTOX™ and I felt that it was time to clear some of that up. Is it dangerous? Will it give me Botulism? Will other people be able to tell if I’ve had BOTOX™ or even worse, will I look frozen and expressionless? The list goes on and on, but the good news is that most of the bad things that you have heard are just myths. Only you can decide if BOTOX™ is right for you, but below are seven of the most common myths...Read More
We are excited to announce that we will now be offering oxygen facials along with the exclusive Intraceutical product line which will help maximize the results of these treatments. Oxygen facials can be used to revitalize the skin prior to an important event, leaving you with an instant glow and skin that feels plump and refreshed. They can also be used as part of your ongoing skin care regimen for optimal results. Oxygen facials are the perfect way to pamper yourself with the relaxing effects of a facial...Read More
As much as we’d like to turn back the clock at times, age invariably catches up with us. Those who are middle-aged or older may begin to notice more apparent signs of aging, such as wrinkles or creases in the face. Such changes may not accurately represent the youth that one still feels.
If you are interested in giving yourself a more energized appearance, a facelift at our Santa Barbara office may be the right treatment for you. More specifically, a MACS lift treatment can provide significant...Read More
While facial plastic surgery can greatly enhance your looks, there is another option out there that is extremely effective and involves no incisions whatsoever. That option is the use of cosmetic injections, which can really make a world of difference.
The team at our Santa Barbara plastic surgery center knows that you probably have a lot of questions about cosmetic injections and how they can benefit you. We’ll be more than happy to address all of your concerns about cosmetic injections in...Read More
Our office is pleased to announce the arrival of our brand new laser system, Lumenis One Multi-technology Platform. The Lumenis One is able to treat unwanted hair, leg veins, sun spots and broken capillaries. One feature of the Lumenis One is a fourth generation Intense Pulse Light System which provides maximum results and ensures safety and comfort for our patients.
Photorejuvenation is the term used for treating the skin with an Intense Pulse Light (IPL) to get rid of brown pigmentation such as sun...Read More
I just finished reading a new book about skin care that anyone should read who wants to learn more about their skin and sort through the confusion about skin care. That’s pretty much everyone, so go out and get this book! …
“The New Science of Perfect Skin” by Daniel Yarosh, PH.D., Broadway Books, New York, 2008.
The author, Daniel Yarosh, is the brains behind AGI Dermatics, a company that makes a high-end line of skin care products that goes by the name of Remergent (No , I don’t...Read More