A common skin condition caused by a combination of bacteria, hormones, inflammation and clogged pores which can appear on the face, back, chest, neck, shoulders and buttocks. Most people who suffer from acne are teenagers or young adults, however acne can occur at any age including adulthood. Severe acne may lead to scarring, therefore early treatment is crucial. Prescription treatment options include topical medicines, oral antibiotics, isotretinoin and hormonal agents.
This condition affects about 30% of those suffering from moderate to severe acne vulgaris. Unique Dermatology & Wellness Center is committed to providing the best possible results using the most advanced techniques available so your skin looks smooth and beautiful. Prescription treatment with retinoids, topical corticosteroids has shown to help.
Loss of smoothness and plumpness in the hands is a natural part of the aging process. As collagen and fat dissipates in the hands, veins and tendons become more noticeable, making the hands look bony and unattractive. Radiesse is the first and only FDA approved product for hand augmentation to correct volume loss in the hands. Radiesse restores volume to the hands while providing smooth, natural looking results that can be seen immediately and that can last up to 1 year. At Unique Dermatology & Wellness Center we can restore that youthful look to one of the most forgotten parts of the body. We can also pair our Radiesse dermal filler treatment with laser skin resurfacing and IPL treatments to help reduce the signs of age spots and sun damage.
Brown spots on the skin can develop from a variety of causes including sun damage, pregnancy and hormonal changes. Unique Dermatology & Wellness Center provides a wide range of treatments from topical bleaching creams, medical grade chemical peels, IPL and laser treatments. We can target the underlying condition and provide a customized treatment protocol for your individual needs. The result is a clear, even- tone complexion with a luminous glow.
Are those fine lines that form around the eyes. There are two main types: Dynamic and Static facial lines. Dynamic lines are those produced by the actions of the underlying muscles. In contrast, static facial lines are those that are present at all times. Crowsfeet are made up of some aspect of both types of lines. Botox cosmetic is the best treatment for improvement of dynamic lines since it works by relaxing the treated muscles.
Dark Eye Circles
Many people may find themselves with dark circles or hollows below their lower eyelids. This common hollowing effect can create the illusion of darkening around the eyes that is usually resistant to reqular beauty products. This problem can be corrected with Belotero with fantastic aesthetic results. It works by attracting water to the surrounding collagen fibers, resulting in tissue plumping and therefore diminishing the hollow, shadowed appearance. This effect can last from 6 months to a year and then it has to be repeated to maintain the volume that leads to a more youthful, brighter- eyed appearance.
Having a double chin can make one look older than they actually are. Now there is the #1 non-invasive fat reduction treatment that can treat under the chin. It is effective, safe, with no surgery or downtime. Unique Dermatology & Wellness Center is pleased to announce that we now offer the Coolsculpting procedure. In properly selected patients, the non-invasive Coolsculpting procedure results in a noticeable , natural-looking reduction in fat bulges in about 3 months (12 weeks), without the pain, risk and recovery time of invasive procedures. Within just one treatment you will start seeing a sleeker, more contoured appearance of the chin that you desire. Contact us today to schedule your first CoolSculpting appointment. You’ll be on your way to a slimmer, sleeker you.
Dull, Dry Skin
In our youth, our skin cells turn over every 28 days, but by your 20’s cell turnover begins to slow, and between 30 and 40 that rate slows to every 40 days. Dead skin cells do not reflect light causing lackluster, dull appearing skin. In order to reverse this effect and have the glow of youth, we must exfoliate to hasten cell turnover. Chemical peels will reveal luminous skin that reflects light and smooths uneven skin tone.
Sometimes you just can’t seem to get rid of those stubborn areas of fat, no matter how often and intense you exercise or how carefully you watch your diet. Every person has certain problem areas where fat builds up and doesn’t shed easily, despite all the healthy efforts. Now wouldn’t it be great if you could eliminate those problem areas without downtime or surgery? Unique Dermatology & Wellness Center is pleased to announce that we now offer the Coolsculpting procedure. At Unique Dermatology & Wellness Center we specialize in non-invasive fat removal through cryolipolysis: a safe, affordable and comfortable procedure without downtime called CoolSculpting. In properly selected patients, the non-invasive Coolsculpting procedure results in a noticeable , natural-looking reduction in fat bulges in about 3 months (12 weeks), without the pain, risk and recovery time of invasive procedures. Within just one treatment you will start seeing a sleeker, more toned body that you desire. Contact us today to schedule your first CoolSculpting appointment. You’ll be on your way to a slimmer, sleeker you.
Fine Lines & Wrinkles
The skins natural elasticity diminishes as we age. Collagen production and skin cell turnover slows down. All of this leads to lines and wrinkles as our skin is unable to rebound from our daily facial expressions. The most common areas of concern for both men and women are around eyes, laugh lines, frown lines and lip lines. Here at Unique Dermatology & Wellness Center, we can analyze your skin to address your specific concerns and develop a customized treatment plan for you.
Are a result of the gathering of the tissue between the eyebrows into a fold. Strong muscles between the eyebrows tend to create stronger, more noticeable wrinkles from the repeated action of underlying muscles associated with facial expression, giving many people an angry or sad look that detracts from a pleasant facial expression. When it comes to frown lines, Botox is the tried and true method of relaxing these overactive muscles.
At Unique Dermatology & Wellness Center we can both prevent and correct frown lines. We have experience treating men and women as young as their late 20’s for prevention. For very deep set lines a combination of both Botox and Dermal filler can give effective results that make the lines virtually disappear. It is best to treat frown lines as soon as possible before deep lines set in.
You don’t have to have thin lips! Here at Unique Dermatology & Wellness Center we have years of experience giving women the perfect pout. Fuller, more youthful yet natural looking lips can be yours. Schedule a consultation to get the lips you’ve always dreamed of .
Improvement of large pores is a very common request encountered in our office. We offer a spectrum of treatments to improve your skins appearance, providing smoother looking skin with little discomfort.
As you age, the lines from the corners of the nose to the sides of the mouth, called nasolabial folds,deepen, making you look older than you really are. At Unique Dermatology & Wellness Center we can easily reduce the appearance of these lines with a dermal filler . These agents are injected along the creases to minimize their appearance by adding lost volume to those areas. It is an easy procedure,the results can be seen immediately, with little to no downtime. and the results can last anywhere from 6-18 months, depending on which dermal filler selected. If you are ready to erase those lines, you have several options. Schedule a consultation to begin your transformation.
A chronic skin disorder that causes facial redness and sometimes small bumps or pimples on the nose, cheeks, chin and forehead. Here at Unique Dermatology & Wellness Center we treat the different types of this condition with prescription oral and topical medications in addition to laser. For simple redness and broken blood vessels we feel the laser of choice is the IPL. All of our treatments are well tolerated and require no anesthesia. Following treatment the area may feel warm, but patients can get back to their daily routine directly after treatment with confidence. Improvement can usually be seen immediately, and several treatments may be needed 4 weeks apart. In addition to treating the redness and broken vessels of Rosacea, the IPL treatments also benefit the patient by producing collagen to give a youthful glow.
Are formed by the dilation of a small group of blood vessels located close to the surface of the skin. They are most commonly found on the face and legs.
It is best to treat stretch marks as early as possible. Research has shown that stretch marks treated in the earliest stages , more readily respond to treatment. Not until recently there has not been many good treatments for stretchmarks. PRP facial with microneedling will help to improve the appearance of stretch marks by stimulating collagen and elastin production resulting in smoother, plumper and more radiant skin. Schedule your consultation today so that you can start feeling confident showing off your skin.
PRP with microneedling, Retinoids
Commonly considered an issue for men, but women make up 40% of all hair loss sufferers. In the normal cycle of hair growth, it is natural to lose up to 100 hairs per day. If your losing more than that or if parts of your scalp become more prominent, this could be a sign or excessive hair loss. The medical term for hair loss is alopecia. Platelet Rich Plasma is a nonsurgical treatment that utilizes the body’s own platelet rich plasma (PRP) to help restore hair in patients with pattern hair loss. A small amount of blood is drawn from the patient .The blood is then spun down in a centrifuge and prepared by isolating the platelet rich plasma component, which naturally contains a large amount of growth factors. The plasma is mixed with a small amount of calcium to activate the platelets and this solution is re-injected into the patients scalp in areas that are experiencing hair loss or thinning. Anyone experiencing thinning hair of the scalp is potentially a candidate. At Unique Dermatology & Wellness Center we will schedule a complimentary consultation with you to determine the best course of treatment.
PRP Hair Restoration, Intralesional injections, topical minoxidil
Uneven Skin Tone
As we age, our skin cells regenerate less often resulting in skin that is less radiant and uneven. At Unique Dermatology & Wellness Center we utilize a spectrum of treatments to rejuvenate your skin and hasten cell turnover. Once we develop a plan customized to give you the skin you desire, you can look forward to brighter,more even skin tone.
A Recent research study has determined that women spend more than $10,000 on hair removal products and services over the course of their lifetime. Methods such as shaving, waxing, creams and plucking to remove unwanted hair cost men and women time, stress, and money. Let us help you to never shave again with laser hair removal, which works by targeting the hair follicle with a highly concentrated light beam which is absorbed by the pigment in the follicle, therefore destroying the hair. At Unique Dermatology & Wellness Center we have various types of lasers that have been proven to be safe and effective for all skin types including those patients with darker skin.