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What’s the difference between a laser treatment and a chemical peel?

Using the energy emitted from a laser beam, laser skin resurfacing can help rejuvenate the skin of the face. A laser works instantaneously as a shrink wrap, ridding the face of wrinkles with little downtime. This tightens elastic tissue and rebuilds collagen in the skin, while removing brown spots. A chemical peel produces a controlled…

What is the difference between an Active FX laser and CO2 Laser?

Heavy CO² Laser: A carbon dioxide (CO²) laser beam uses intense, precisely-focused light which vaporizes the surface skin and reveals the undamaged layer beneath. Active FX is a procedure using fractional laser resurfacing. Fractional coverage means that only a fraction of the surface of our skin is actually treated by the laser. By leaving small…

What can you do to reduce my double chin?

There isn’t a non-surgical way to correct a double chin. A double chin is caused by a lax neck muscle and extra fat and skin. By tightening the plastisma muscle in the neck and performing a sort of sling to tighten and smooth out the neck, great results can be achieved. This is combined with…