Your skin is one of the first aspects of your appearance someone notices during a first impression. Unsightly skin conditions such as psoriasis, vitiligo and eczema can cause you to feel subconscious and treatments often involve messy topical ointments. The XTRAC® Excimer Laser can clear your skin of psoriasis lesions and other conditions through a series of laser...Read More
JUVA Skin & Laser Center Blog
Dermatology, Cosmetic & Laser Surgery
for NYC, Manhattan & Worldwide
Lower temperatures, lower air humidity & indoor heating wreaks havoc on our skin! Here are a few tips to get you through the season:
-Avoid foaming cleansers & change to a hydrating cleanser such as the JUVA Vitapure Milk.
-Place a humidifier in your bedroom at night to replenish humidity in the air.
-Layer day creams over a hyaluronic acid serum (which locks in moisture), such as the Neocutis Hyalis.
-For dry, cracked heels try soaking your feet for 10 minutes in warm water, then apply an emollient such as Theraplex FT (contains salicyclic acid which gently exfoliates while peppermint soothes tired...Read More
Let beautiful, glowing skin and improved health be a part of who you are! The first thing people see when they look at you is your skin. Of course we have amazing dermatological drugs and modern day medicine to help with any flaws we have, but what’s better than facilitating that process so that nothing can hold us back? That’s where yoga comes in! There are so many different Asanas (postures) that can be done to help prevent all-around fatigued skin. Focusing on poses that bring blood flow to the face and head region can really help!
Juvéderm® injectables have been used to treat a variety of wrinkles and lines on the face, but Juvéderm® Volbella XC is now available to give you fuller lips and reduce the appearance of “smoker’s lines.” This FDA-approved injectable offers immediately noticeable results that gently soften lines while enhancing thin lips. Our experienced dermatologist in Manhattan can help rejuvenate...Read More
Many people associate injectables such as BOTOX® Cosmetic and dermal fillers with women, but a growing number of men are using these non-surgical options to regain their youthful appearance. Men and women alike develop facial lines and wrinkles, but men are increasingly worried about looking older.
Our dermatologist in New York offers a variety of...Read More
Stretch marks can be embarrassing and keep you from donning a swimsuit or wearing your favorite clothing. Our laser skin resurfacing treatments can diminish the appearance of your new and old stretch marks with the Fractional CO2 Laser and Pulsed Dye Laser. These laser technologies target your stretch marks in a series of treatments that typically last 15 to 20 minutes. This presentation explains how our laser treatments can help you:
My mother was a very superstitious woman. She never preached to me about the 7 years of bad luck one is cursed with from breaking a mirror or the possible fatalities someone may incur from walking under a ladder. The superstitions I clench to are not biblical verse but tales of aesthetic undesirables, “Don’t squint, your face will be stuck like that”, “Chocolate gives you pimples”, “The sun makes your skin splotchy” (she was a victim of Melasma) and my personal favorite, “Eat more melons to make your breast grow bigger”.
Did these funny factoids give me a complex, absolutely not! What my mother achieved by passing down these corky...Read More
If you have areas of sagging skin on your face, you may be wondering what you can do to remedy this problem. An easy and minimally-invasive solution is the Silhouette InstaLift™. In this procedure, you will notice lifted and tightened results within 45 minutes! The following presentation explains how the Silhouette InstaLift works:
When you look into the mirror, what do you find yourself criticizing most? Blemish prone skin? Pesky cellulite creeping down your legs? Stretch marks from the summer of ten too many boxes of Girls Scout cookies? I’ll tell you what I do not see: abs, clear skin and a cool birthmark. Some say it’s genetic, hormonal, a full moon, your zodiac, you name it. Others preach healthy eating habits complemented by physical activity. BUT, what if you’re born with a feature you feel is unflattering? Do you learn to live with it or do you seek a professional for advice? A birthmark for example; present at birth and growing in proportion to your body......Read More
Liposuction is one of the top cosmetic surgeries performed in NYC and throughout America. SmartLipo™ is the latest technology that offers the best lipo results without the downtime that comes with the traditional procedure. This innovative laser technology dissolves fat deposits in your problem areas, making removal of your fat cells easier while also reducing damage to...Read More