Thread lifting has been practiced for over a decade and results have been variable. It is a minimally invasive procedure inserting barbed sutures into the skin providing a facelift effect and is capable of lifting to a certain extent the upper eyelids, cheeks, jowls, and neck.
Several patients come in for syringoma removal. Syringomas are benign sweat duct tumors usually seen around the eyelids. They are skin-colored to whitish-yellowish papules that have a genetic and female predilection.
Stretch marks are quite hard to treat dermatologically. One of the causes would be pregnancy because it stretches your skin in the abdomen. Aside from that, genetics can also play a role. The appearance of stretch marks can vary, it depends on the color of your skin; they can start out pink, reddish brown, brown, […]
Dermal fillers are injectable fillers used by cosmetic, dermatological, and plastic surgeon to soften deep folds and reduce wrinkles in the faces of patients. The substance is largely hyaluronic acid, a substance normally found in the skin, muscles, and tendons of mammals. Dermal fillers prime use are removing nasolabial folds, or “smile lines,” creases of skin […]
Melasma is a very common patchy brown or blue-gray facial skin discoloration, almost entirely seen in women in the reproductive years. There are three clinically patterns; centrofacial, malar and mandibular. It is more commonly seen in patients with higher skin types. The pigment deposition can be epidermally or dermally based, with some cases involving both.
The eyes are a prominent facial feature. It is the surrounding skin, rather than the eyes themselves that convey emotion. The skin tissues, muscle, fats, hair and lashes all contribute to the wide array of expressions. Age, sun exposure, and heredity factors all contribute to wrinkles, deep lines, and puffiness around the eyes. The aging […]