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.
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.
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.
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.
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.