There are several different standardized scales for measuring wrinkle severity, and some doctors swear by them. Dr. Jegasothy likes them, but not when treating individual patients! Since injecting is both an art AND a science, she feels that the the scales lack specificity. That's why she believes scales are better left for use in studies … Continue reading Standardized Wrinkle Scales Exist, But Is It Always Best To Use Them?
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
In a 2014 research study, Dr. Jegasothy found the answer: Hyaluronic Acid. In her study, Dr. Jegasothy saw that Hyaluronic Acid (HA) greatly increased skin hydration and also reduced wrinkle depth and increased skin firmness and elasticity! This article by Joshua Corn for Live in the Now references Dr. Jegasothy’s and others' studies to show … Continue reading What Nutrient is the #1 Key to Increasing Skin Hydration?
As Dr. Jegasothy has always said, soon Botox Cosmetic® injections will be as common as getting your hair colored! A recent survey from the ASDS shows that 5 out of 10 people are considering a cosmetic procedure. Poster credit: American Society of Dermatologic Surgery With so many different procedures available that can cater to your specific skin problems, and many more … Continue reading All Your Friends Are Doing It, And You Should Too!
What tabloids call Kim Kardashian's Blood Facials are actually Platelet-Rich-Plasma (PRP) injections that Dr. Jegasothy loves! Platelet-Rich-Plasma is the future of neck, chest and hand rejuvenation. We have gotten fabulous results, lasting up to 6 months, in tightening and wrinkle reduction of the neck, chest and hands. Previously, there was not an effective way to improve skin laxity in these … Continue reading Kim Kardashian Loves This Procedure (And You Should Too)
When patients have prominent eye area wrinkles as early as their 20's, we first recommend for them a clinically-proven, pharmaceutical-grade eye cream to use daily as a baseline to prevent worsening of their wrinkles. After that, Botox Cosmetic® or Xeomin® injections are very effective in effacing wrinkles in this area. Also Fraxel® laser can tighten … Continue reading Frustrated With Your Crow’s Feet?
Retinaldehyde is your best New Year's resolution to minimize fine lines and pores. It is 20 times more active than retinol and 3 times less expensive than Retin-A. We suggest trying Retavanz! Take better care of your skin in 2015! The above does not constitute medical advice. Please see your local physician if you are … Continue reading What’s your New Year skin resolution?