What are the parts of your body that get the most sun exposure? Hint: they are grabbing your steering wheel, bathing in the sun. As Dr. Jegasothy says, hands are the fastest agers. They have the least amount of subcutaneous fat (the stuff that makes gives the plump, youthful look). Using SPF on your hands … Continue reading Your Hands are Supposed to Tell Your Future-Not Your Age
Which laser is best for YOUR skin? Dr. Jegasothy has the answers and shares them with Health Magazine for their December issue! Acne scars? Brown spots? Whatever your #skingoals are, there’s a laser that’s right for you! See the article below and in newsstands to see for yourself! (click on image to view the article … Continue reading Do You Know How To Reach Your #SkinGoals?
See all of Dr. Jegasothy’s latest skin care tips just in time for Summer 2016! 1. With sunscreen application, “How” is as important as “What” according to Dr. Jegasothy. In the following article, she reveals common sunscreen mistakes and how to fix them with Erin Lukas of InStyle. http://www.instyle.com/beauty/skin/common-sunscreen-mistakes 2. Are eye creams a must … Continue reading How To Revamp Your Skincare This Summer
Remember when bleaching creams with Hydroquinone were all you could use to lighten brown spots? Now, so many more effective treatments are available that provide more targeted brightening, without changing your overall skin tone. Your brown spots have many different causes that can actually respond to different treatments. Check out the article below as Dr. … Continue reading Do You Know the Best Treatment for Your Brown Spots?
Here at the Miami Skin Institute, we have always recommended using different skin care products on different parts of the face. Now, more people are realizing that different parts of your face require different skin care. Check out this article about double-masking: http://www.refinery29.com/double-face-masks Great idea for those with combination skin! Comment below, call us for … Continue reading Have Combination Skin? Try Combination Skin Care!
Now you can finally erase years of sun damage on your chest with the VBeam® laser. You can get treatments yearly, with minimal recovery time, only requiring you to wear a high-neck shirt for 1 week. Check out these before and after photos: While we often forget to sunscreen our chest as diligently as we … Continue reading How To Get Rid Of Your Sun Damage For Good!
Many of us have heard of Melasma before, but we might not know exactly what it is. Melasma is considered to be a hypersensitivity to circulating estrogen in your skin, causing your pigment-producing cells (melanocytes) to overproduce melanin, resulting in brown staining. Now that you know what Melasma is, you might be wondering how exactly … Continue reading What Is Melasma and How Do You Treat It?