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.
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?
SkinPen®, a minimally-invasive mircroneedling procedure (known as collagen induction therapy) which can trigger cellular turnover and help minimise ageing and scarring.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.