What Types of Skin Conditions Can Lasers Treat


From spot treatments in small problem areas to laser hair removal to even a full face treatment, there are countless benefits of laser treatments. Though there are many useful applications of lasers, no two lasers are the same. Lasers target pigment in the skin and each laser wavelength targets a different color. The specific wavelength [...]

What Types of Skin Conditions Can Lasers Treat2021-06-30T09:51:38-04:00

What are fillers and what are they used for?


Dermal fillers are a popular treatment with my patients because they work on a variety of concerns. Specifically, it is a clear jelly-like substance that is injected under the skin. There are many brands that make these products and each brand has a variety of subtypes which have specific properties that vary by thickness and [...]

What are fillers and what are they used for?2021-05-28T13:26:00-04:00

What causes wrinkles and how do you treat them?


In my line of work, you meet people every day that are ready to wage a battle against time and aging. We all want to look in reality, how we look in our mind, which is almost always a younger version of ourselves. Often the biggest culprit in revealing our age are wrinkles. So, the [...]

What causes wrinkles and how do you treat them?2021-04-28T11:53:07-04:00

What is Rosacea and how can it be treated?


Since April is Rosacea awareness month, let’s discuss a condition that affects over 14 million individuals in the US. Rosacea is a chronic inflammatory skin condition where people blush or flush more easily than others. Redness usually occurs on the cheeks, nose, forehead or chin. In addition to redness, people can sometimes develop acne-like breakouts [...]

What is Rosacea and how can it be treated?2021-04-14T13:51:44-04:00

If I get fillers, do I need to keep getting them?


One of the most common questions my patients ask about out fillers is: once I start, do I have to keep going…or else? The short answer is no. There is no catastrophic event that happens if you chose to never do fillers again. From the moment fillers are placed under your skin, your body starts [...]

If I get fillers, do I need to keep getting them?2021-04-02T09:53:09-04:00

What is Botox? – A History & Review of its Applications


Getting Botox treatments is becoming more and more common these days. What was once a procedure shrouded in mystery and scandal is now all over social media. It is also more likely that your friend or family member won’t be shy about broadcasting their latest treatment (or suggesting that you need the treatment too!). However, [...]

What is Botox? – A History & Review of its Applications2021-09-29T13:41:44-04:00

Skin Care Tips During Social Isolation


During theses difficult times, it is important to maintain your skincare routine. If you have medical skin concerns, we offer teledermatology visits so you can stay safely at home. In this video, Dr. Lauren Hedde from Direct Doctors discusses with Dr. Caroline Chang how you can continue your skincare routine at home and what to [...]

Skin Care Tips During Social Isolation2020-04-24T11:11:51-04:00

5 Vital Skin Tips For Your 40’s


Seems like everyone I know is turning a fabulous 40 this year and to celebrate why not be good to your skin! Here I'm sharing 5 vital skin tips for all you gorgeous ladies in your forties.       TIP 1: Wear sunscreen on your face and neck 🔸EVERY🔸SINGLE🔸DAY🔸 UV light passes through clouds, [...]

5 Vital Skin Tips For Your 40’s2021-09-29T13:41:30-04:00

The Truth About Botox


Botulinum toxin (botox) is a protein produced by the bacterium Clostridium botulinum and is to treat a wide range of medical conditions including muscle spasms, excessive sweating, eyelid spasms, migraines and teeth grinding.  It can also be used for cosmetically to reduce and prevent facial wrinkles.  The commercial form is marked under brand names such [...]

The Truth About Botox2021-09-29T13:41:23-04:00

Sunscreen Shopping Guide: Part 3


HOW TO MAKE YOUR SUNSCREEN WORK FOR YOU! Once you've found your perfect sunscreen, let's talk about how to use it properly.  The sunscreen ingredients are only effective if they are physically present on the skin.  Here are ways to maximize its effectiveness. APPLY SUNSCREEN PROPERLY * APPLY BEFORE SUN EXPOSURE: Therefore, you should apply [...]

Sunscreen Shopping Guide: Part 32018-09-17T10:53:43-04:00
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