The Laser Image Blog


November 1, 2016

What is Hydroquinone?

The term Skin Brightener has an extremely broad meaning ranging from an exfoliating scrub to a product that inhibits the production of melanin in your skin. What they all do, to some degree, is lighten and brighten your skin. Hydroquinone is a topical skin lightning ingredient commonly used in skin care products. It is best known for its ability to lighten and reduce the appearance of brown spots and improve overall skin tone.
September 6, 2016

“Skin Brighteners”

The term Skin Brightener has an extremely broad meaning ranging from an exfoliating scrub to a product that inhibits the production of melanin in your skin. What they all do, to some degree, is lighten and brighten your skin. Treatments and products for evening out skin tone have never been more popular and anyone who hopes to get a jump on aging should start to consider using them.
August 2, 2016

Hyperpigmentation: The Whys and Hows of Treating Melasma

One of the most common conditions seen today by skin health practitioners is melasma. Melasma is also one of the most stubborn and toughest-to-treat pigment disorders. This type of hyperpigmentation presents itself in dense patches, often in a symmetrical pattern. It is usually seen on the cheeks, forehead, upper lip and chin, and occasionally on other sun-exposed areas, such as the arms and chest. Melasma is often called chloasma or pregnancy mask when it occurs in pregnant women.
June 7, 2016

Does Micro Needling Help with Pigmentation?

Hyper-pigmentation is when there is a darkening of the skin. Microneedling, using a needle pen, can help to reduce this hyper-pigmentation by breaking up the pigment below the skin surface. This collagen induction therapy (CID) another word for micro needling, can easily aid the skin without removing or damaging the epidermis. Several treatments are required along with some skin lightening products and your skin tone will be evened out.
May 17, 2016

What is Rosacea?

Do you suffer from Rosacea? If you do, you probably searching for the best treatments for your skin. Effective treatments begin with an understanding of the symptoms and distinguish rosacea from other skin related conditions. Initially, this disorder may be mistaken for acne, so it is important to know what condition you have.
May 12, 2016

Hyperpigmentation – Learn How to Better Brighten Your Dark Spots

Hyperpigmentation, aka brown spots, are one of the most common skin conditions we see in clients of all ages. It is best to offer targeted treatments for that specific concern but the first step is to try to figure out what is causing the hyperpigmentation. Once the root is determined we then decide what the right treatment protocol would be for that specific patients lifestyle, budget and timeframe. It is extremely important to teach the client not only how to correct uneven pigment but also how to prevent further development.
December 22, 2015

Mens Skin Care

Men, if you are noticing signs of aging such as fine lines, pigmentation or large pores, we are here to help. There are numerous treatments that we offer depending on your skin condition and/or you skin concern.
October 20, 2015

Laser Treatment for Your Veins

Not many people are aware that a simple laser treatment can get rid of your unsightly and/or painful spider veins. Yes, it is true! If you have spider veins that you really want to have disappear, and you thought that surgery or injections were the only solution, think again! Let me tell you how it works.
October 6, 2015

Fractional Laser Resurfacing to Treat Stretch Marks

Many people associate stretch marks with pregnancy, but anyone who has experienced dramatic growth during adolescence or weight gain or loss, can develop them. While no product can completely remove stretch marks, many options are available for improving their appearance.
September 8, 2015

The Importance of Sun Skin Care?

UV rays cause skin aging and they are out all year. You may notice that the sun rays feel “softer” and less intense in the winter, and to some extent they are. The reason being is because the UVB, the summer sunburn rays, are not as prevalent as they are during the summer months. But don’t be fooled, UVA rays are out in full force and they are as strong in winter as it is in the summer, even if you don’t feel it as much.
August 18, 2015

What is Rosacea , and How Can you Treat it?

Rosacea is a skin disorder that over 16 million Americans suffer from people do not know what it is, even rosacea patients themselves. This skin condition can describe as persistent redness, visible blood vessels, frequent flushing, bumps and pimples, facial itching, stinging, burning and even skin thickening. Doesn’t sound so appealing, right? So what causes this condition and what can we do to help the skin to calm down?
April 15, 2015

What You Need to Know About Eye Aging

The faces of twenty five and thirty five year old people usually differ mainly in the eye area. Thirty five year olds are a lot more likely to have fine lines and bags under the eyes; some will even have crow's feet. Not surprisingly, when we try to estimate someone's age, the appearance of the eye area is always one of the key factors. Therefore, if you want to keep looking young as long as possible, it is usually not enough to take care of your skin in general. You need to neutralize a natural tendency of the skin in the eye area to age faster than the rest of your face.