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Chemical peel technology has advanced significantly in the last five years. Dr Duke in Mystic CT reviews how chemical peels can reduce blotchy brown spots, sun damage, wrinkles, pores, acne, and brighten skin texture and tone.
Dysport is a cosmetic injection that works in a similar fashion as BOTOX treatment. Let's look at the benefits.
We all accumulate wrinkles over time--but not all wrinkles are alike--and therefore are not treated the same. What is the difference between dynamic and static wrinkles?
Dr. Duke in Mystic and Stonington CT offers patients laser treatment that can significantly improve the appearance of stretch marks.
Dr Duke introduces Restylane Silk, one of the new wrinkle fillers, to Stonington CT. Restylane Silk is one of the new specialty hylauronic acid dermal fillers--softer, smoother, more subtle. Learn more about Restylane Silk and if it will help achieve your skin rejuvenation goals.
Dr Duke, dermatologist in Mystic, CT, discusses how surgical and non-surgical fat reduction methods are becoming more popular and accepted. Unwanted stubborn fat around the waistline, legs, and arms can be very difficult to reduce by exercise and diet alone. We all gather fat in these areas due to many issues: phases of life, changes in body metabolic rates, fluctuations in estrogen/progesterone/ and testosterone which alters fat storage patterns, medications, diet, and activity levels. In general, humans are more sedentary than we were in our "cave man" days. We also have access to more high fructose, fatty, processed, and carbohydrate-laden foods. Some people have had their "belly fat" since being a kid--that is just the way they are built. Read more to learn about the latest non-surgical fat reduction treatment option call Vanquish.
Laser skin resurfacing recovery typically involves special soaks and post procedure ointments, staying out of the sun, and icing. Healing times vary based on size/extent of treatment.
If you are a suitable candidate for a chemical peel, the procedure can help you look healthier and years younger without invasive surgery.
Why does skin age? How and why does our skin look older as time goes on? Dr Daniella Duke, dermatologist at Coastal Dermatology in Mystic, CT, discusses the specifics of why and how our skin looks older over time--and what you can do to both prevent and treat the skin aging process.