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Let's talk about masks
July 2, 2020

Although not the most comfortable accessory, protective masks have become a part of our everyday life seeimingly overnight. While we all know the importance of masks for public safety during the current pandemic, many are unaware of the importance keeping your mask clean and stored properly to avoid various undesirable side effects.

Have you heard about retinoids?
July 2, 2020

Whether you know them as retinol, retinoic acid, tretinoin, or adapalene, the term "retinoids " refers to all the various forms of vitamin A. This essential nutrient can have amazing effects on numerous skin problems, and may be a great option for you.

Don't forget about Dad!
June 23, 2020

Skincare is important for everyone, and that of course includes men. Although we are seeing a steady rise in male patients in our treatment rooms, there is still a lot of work to do in convincing the guys in your life to start on their journey toward healthy skin. 

Are injectables for the neck right for you?
Are injectables for the neck right for you?
June 23, 2020

In her last article, licensed aesthetician and clinical trainer Erin Cooper discussed the various treatment options for skin conditions of the neck. Today, she continues the conversation with the benefits of injectibles, like Botox and dermal fillers, on the unique skin and structures that make up the neck.

It's all about the neck!
June 23, 2020
From loose skin and fat deposits, to sun damage and signs of aging, the neck is an area that is highly prone to many skin issues. Luckily, with options such as Radio Frequency, BBL, Photofacial, and even injectables, surgery may not be necessary.
Looking for the best results? Recovery time is key.
June 23, 2020
It's not something most people like to consider, but recovery time is an integral part of most corrective skin procedures. Although new technologies are decreasing the downtime needed, the best results are achieved by allowing for time to heal after treatment.
Let's talk about antioxidants
May 28, 2020
Antioxidants are substances that protect cells from environmental damage caused by oxidation. These powerful ingredients break the chain reaction that causes the release of free radicals like pollution and UV light that disrupt cell function and cause visible signs of aging.
What you should know about laser hair removal
What you should know about laser hair removal
May 21, 2020

Erin Cooper, licensed aesthetician and clinical trainer at the Beals MD Skin and Laser Center, discusses everything you should know about laser hair removal.