For many patients preparing their skin for summer, they often reach out for their favourite exfoliation scrub. But what many don’t realise is that over-exfoliating can often cause more damage when the skin’s protective barriers are compromised.
We demystify the differences between active and non-active ingredients found in our skincare products and explain how you can find a suitable product that can address your particular skin issues.
Summer is almost upon us so preparing your skin for the long, hot season ahead is not only a smart move but it’s also vital. One of the best ways to kick of summer is with a medical-grade facial. Each facial is customised to the patient’s unique skin type and reactions hyperpigmentation, inflammation, acne and many more, and are also intended to optimise the health and natural glow of the skin.
Over the past decade, we have treated myriad skin conditions including psoriasis and eczema. Though they are often similar in appearance, each is triggered by different causes and require different treatments.
Are you looking to add a powerhouse serum to your skincare regime? We give you the lowdown on retinol and the benefits this gold-standard ingredient provides.
Retinoic acid is the magic active ingredient that is prescribed to combat visible ageing at a cellular level, while over the counter retinol contains a lower concentration of retinoic acid but still achieves the same thing — but just more gradually. So what is right for you?
Living with Melasma can be troublesome for patients. As with many skin conditions, Melasma is not curable and it can also leave you with discoloured patches on the face if left untreated. Fotona lasers offer patients a workable solution with excellent results.
Fotona’s high-performance Nd: YAG laser with pulse-control and three-dimensional treatment pattern technology offers a simple yet efficient solution in providing safe and effective targeted hair reduction therapy.
Hydration, hydration! Winter is the season where the cold, dry air can wreak havoc on your skin. Dr Chang’s MediSpa will nurture your skin through the big chill; from a targeted skin-care regime to moisture-boosting treatments.
There is going to come a time in everyone’s life when we cannot stop the natural process of ageing. Some, however, may mature faster than their biological age. But how we age is often up to us.
At the forefront of anti-ageing treatments is the Forever Young BBL™ from Sciton; featuring cutting-edge IPL technology which triggers a genetic switch to boost our skin cells’ natural ability to counter the advancement of ageing.
Biopelle® is one of the exciting advanced skincare solutions we have introduced and the only cosmeceutical skincare that utilises the secretion and eggs from the Cryptomphalus aspersa snail to trigger the production of elastin and collagen, increase protein production, and stimulate the proliferation of fibroblast.
Women suffering from eczema, rosacea and other inflammatory skin conditions COSMEDIX Rescue+ is a highly concentrated product that soothes and hydrates the skin. Advanced Skin Technology offers an extensive range of targeted serums and moisturisers.
According to the latest Cancer Council National Sun Protection Survey, it was revealed that Aussies are not protecting themselves from the harsh effects of the sun’s ultraviolet (UV) rays; a direction that has led to over 20,000 adults being treated for skin cancers.