Many say that age is just a number and at the Miami Skin Institute we believe age is truly just a number. Aging can bring a lot of changes to our skin, body, and social life that can be easily avoided. You are probably wondering how to start protecting your skin to prevent skin aging. … Continue reading Aging skin? Don’t let it take you by surprise!
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
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
The numbers 1-10 PROVEN product(s) for preventing photoaging are SUNSCREEN, SUNSCREEN, SUNSCREEN! Look for broad-spectrum sunscreens which protect against UVA, UVB and UVC radiation. Ingredients in these sunscreens include zinc and titanium dioxide. Modern formulations have micronized, or greatly reduced the particle size of, the zinc and titanium molecules, so that newer sunscreens are more lightweight and do … Continue reading Sunscreen Best Practices from Expert Dermatologist
We all know that we are supposed to put on sunscreen every day, but little do we know that not all sunscreens are created equal. A Consumer Reports study reveals that most sunscreens don't live up to their SPF claims! The two brands that tested at the SPF level they claimed? Bullfrog and Coppertone Sensitive! You can … Continue reading Secrets Behind the SPF in Your Sunscreen
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!
Be Picture Perfect for that Summer Wedding. Make it a couples event! Our 3-Step Plan: 1) Sun Damage/Brown Spot Erasing Laser Photofacial and/or Acne Scar Erasing Laser Fraxel (Two months before the Big Day) 2) Botox and/or Juvederm to erase wrinkles or enhance cheeks/lips/nose/jawline (1 month before the Big Day) 3) Light Chemical Peel to exfoliate dull skin & clean/tighten pores (2 … Continue reading Our 3 Step Plan to Be Picture Perfect for Summer!