Lasers

"Learning is the only thing the mind never exhausts, never fears, and never regrets."

- Leonardo Da Vinci

At Derma Health, we believe education and information is empowering and that is why we strive to be the authority on skin care, injectables and laser treatments. When you read any of our content, you can trust that the information is accurate, the research is dependable and hopefully fun to read. We have broken down all of our content into four categories. If you see a missing topic or would like more information not found here, please let us know!

Body ContouringInjectablesLasersSkin Maintenance

One of the things we love most about our patients…they do their research! From reviewing before and after images, and testimonials to studying the latest articles and trends in skin care, we know how important your decision is when choosing the right treatment for you. That’s why we want to share as much information and […]

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What is the Fitzpatrick Scale? When researching aesthetic medicine and especially aesthetic skin lasers, you’ve likely heard the term, “The Fitzpatrick Scale“. This scale is used by dermatologists and aesthetic medicine practitioners to determine which treatments are best suited for different skin types. In short, the Fitzpatrick is a numerical scale that measures the amount […]

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IPL (Intense Pulsed Light) Photofacials have proven effective in treating sun spots, age spots, spider veins, Rosacea and other types of skin discoloration. IPL Photofacials pulse light based energy onto the skin while targeting blood vessels at the same time. The light seeks out discoloration on the surface and beneath the skin to lift it […]

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One of the great things about an IPL Photofacial is there is essentially no social down time. However, there are a few Photofacial aftercare recommendations that can ensure optimal results. What to Expect After an IPL Photofacial Immediately following your treatment, the treated ares will be pinkish red with slight swelling. The reddish coloring will typically dissipate […]

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BTL Exilis Ultra is an effective non-invasive laser skin tightening treatment with no social down time. This is the only body sculpting technology that combines the powers of radio frequency and ultrasound technology to tighten skin and enhance collagen and elastin production.   How Does BTL Exilis Ultra Work? Exilis skin tightening laser uses an EFC™ […]

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True, both microneedling and skin resurfacing laser treatments address much the same issues but in different ways: Fine lines and wrinkles Skin laxity and sagging Acne scars and active acne Discoloration, pigment issues and dullness (even melasma) Skin texture issues Collagen production (for more firm, youthful plumpness) Large pores Derma Health offers both microneedling (with or without […]

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One of the most frustrating aspects in aesthetics is the inability of lasers to work for all skin types. Some lasers respond negatively to pigment in the skin or even hair color, segmenting out a large portion of people who are unable to benefit from these desired procedures. Laser hair removal is no different… unitl […]

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There are a lot of opinions out there about just how many sessions are required to get optimal results (i.e. No Hair!!!). If you shop around, go in for consultations, or Google…you’ll not find a consensus. Why?   The Truth Lies in the Science The truth is, there is no magic number. Let’s talk about […]

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First let me say, if you are good candidate for laser hair removal, do it! Who loves shaving everyday? Who loves spending a ton of cash on razors, waxing and depilatories? No one, ever. But laser hair removal is not for everyone. There are very specific rule out conditions to consider. And, it is always best […]

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When did hair become repulsive? In ancient days, hairy legs and armpits were just facts of life, not something to be scorned. Today, unwanted hair is clogging up shower drains, sticking to waxing strips and dulling razors the world around. Both men and women are anxiously looking for solutions to removing these annoying tendrils. Here’s […]

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