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.
The Carbon Laser Peel [China Doll Peel or Hollywood Peel] is a non-invasive laser therapy that will refine pores and remove dead skin, excess oil and impurities; leaving your skin looking fully-rejuvenated and radiant.
Repair and restore your skin before the cold winter months set in with a non-acid, Cosmedix Deep Sea Peel; a chemical-free treatment that resurfaces the skin, lifts away pigmentation and skin impurities, softens mild acne scarring and replenishes the natural skin barrier.
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?
Now that spring is almost upon us your skin may have taken a turn for the worse. We can help restore your skin and transition it back to a harmonious state.
Hyperpigmentation is a common and mostly harmless skin condition in which patches of skin become darker in colour than the surrounding skin. There are many forms of hyperpigmentation we can treat.
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.
Add instant volume to your face without undergoing invasive surgery. Fotona’s 4D Facial Rejuvenation Treatment helps you regain your youthful glow and firmness by combining four unique treatments that lifts and tightens the skin and improves the tone and texture.
Want to know how to travel smart? Dr Lionel Chang’s MediSpa can provide you with the best tips in managing a skin-care regime when you’re travelling along with pre-departure packages that will help protect and strengthen the skin’s protective barriers.
Thin lips, ageing lips, wrinkled lips and drooping lips. The key to addressing any of these issues lies with the skill, extensive knowledge and artistry of the practitioner and the best choice of lip fillers suited to your unique structure.
No longer are you required to undergo invasive surgery to drink from the fountain of youth. A lunch-time lift will deliver more youthful results without any extended downtime or pain. So what’s on the menu at our Burwood clinic?
Getting expert advice on the right skincare regime is vital if you want to have your skin looking and feeling great. Let us reveal the most effective steps including a skin consultation with our senior dermal therapist, Michele Hetherington.
There is no definitive medical explanation for rosacea, a chronic skin condition that affects many adults over the age of 40 years. What’s more, there is no cure. But there are ways you can avoid some of the more common triggers that cause your skin to flare up and become inflamed.
As we age, our hormones begin to affect our skin. Our hormones not only influence our metabolism and sleep patterns but also in a way they play a role in the health of our skin. The first step is to understand hormone signals in order to achieve hormonal balance for beautiful skin.
When our skin is in need of an extra boost, regular medical-grade facials will help maintain its suppleness, glow and overall health.
Motherhood comes with incredible rewards but the physical impact for some can be quite extreme. From pregnancy and childbirth to breastfeeding, the transformation can forever alter the size and shape of the body.
One of the most debilitating skin conditions we treat at our MediSpa is acne. Yet one the one thing many of our patients who suffer from acne breakouts all have in common is that they have used the same skincare routine for the past decade.
Though we love to invest in cutting-edge treatments, we still need to give our skin the nourishment it deserves. Strengthening your skin’s natural barrier is the first step to having beautiful skin and by far, one of the most important in all aspects of your skin’s health. Let us get you started.
Reduce fine lines of the face and hands, and help reduce acne scarring and stretchmarks with our Biopelle Microneedling treatment, combining an intense concentration of Biopelle Tensage SCA Biorepair technology with tiny a series of tiny microneedles using Mesoestetic®’s m. pen [pro] to trigger the production of collagen and elastin
As with women, men are keen to drink from the same fountain of youth. We spotlight the latest trends in anti-ageing and surgical procedures for man-about-town along with the most popular surgical procedures from men who are keen to give the young guns in corporate a run for their money.
It’s no secret that by the time New Year rolls around, our skin is in need of a serious boost. And there’s no better time to celebrate the ‘Year of Beautiful Skin’ and reboot our tired skin cells with Medik8’s advanced cosmeceuticals than right now.
Stubborn double chin fat is a common problem as we age or gain weight, and can be difficult to get rid of. Yet these factors do not always serve as the primary culprit. Your poor posture or genetics may also play a role. In fact, anyone with a family history of having loose skin beneath the chin is more likely to develop a double chin.
Scarring can have a powerful impact on the mind as well as the body. Whether the physical scarring is caused by trauma, a surgical incision, skin infections, burns or even poor healing, their appearance can lead to an array of issues with a person’s self-esteem — even hinder movement. Our clinic offers an array of skin revision surgeries and procedures.
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.
One of the best treatments that delivers an instant boost of oxygen to the skin is the clinical-grade, Société Oxygenating Treatment, which increases healing and circulation and delivers molecules directly into the skin —leaving you more radiant.
From cutting-edge treatments to body contouring and cellular rejuvenation. We outline the cosmetic trends for 2019.
Undergoing surgery and what you need to know about the risks, anaesthesia and scarring. We walk you through the process, provide you with a check list and what you need to do to optimise the results.