Why Our Younger Patients Love Botox®

Botox® Cosmetic has become a powerful tool in many people’s anti-aging arsenal, right alongside solutions such as sunscreen, moisturizers, and facial cleansers. You might assume there’s an “ideal age” to start getting Botox® treatments, but think again– preventive Botox® in your 20s and 30s can help halt the formation of deep-set wrinkles that might plague… Read More »

Does Freezing Fat Away Sound Too Good to Be True? 5 Ways to Know If CoolSculpting Is Right for You

Since becoming commercially available in 2005, CoolSculpting has emerged as a safe, effective, and FDA-cleared alternative to body-contouring surgeries. Unlike with liposuction, there are no stitches, scarring, anesthesia risks, or healing time involved, and the procedure entails minimal discomfort and side effects.   Instead of undergoing complex or painful surgery, sit back, relax, and catch… Read More »

How to Pamper Your Skin After Facial Vein Removal

After facial vein removal, you will finally have the smooth, even complexion you want. How can you maintain those results and enjoy your appearance for the long term? Knowing how to care for your new look can keep spider veins from resurfacing and adversely affecting your self-esteem. Here are Dr. Matarasso’s top tips for pampering… Read More »

How to Stop Spider Veins From Resurfacing

Anyone of any age can develop spider veins – web-like blood vessels (capillaries) that appear just beneath the surface of the skin. However, some people may have a higher chance of getting them than others. Common causes of facial spider veins include genes, sun damage, weather changes, pregnancy, environmental pollution, alcohol use, and rosacea. Broken… Read More »

5 Current Skincare Trends You Should Avoid

From bubble face masks to at-home facials, it seems there are new skincare trends popping up wherever you look. However, following some of these trends can do more harm than good. Not all products are safe to use on every type of skin, for example. You might be following a damaging skincare routine without realizing… Read More »