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Laser Resurfacing – Connecticut Skin Rejuvenation

Published on September 18, 2015 by

Taking care of your skin is an effective way of ensuring that you continue to look your best. The wear and tear on your skin can show itself in many ways, such as fine lines, wrinkles, dullness and age spots. Laser resurfacing is an advanced tool that can refresh your appearance by improving the quality of your skin. Laser skin resurfacing is a treatment that is effective for acne-related scars, stretch marks, brown spots, uneven skin tone and fine lines. This is a non-invasive technique where laser energy is used to create tiny thermal zones in the skin. This boosts the skin’s natural production of collagen, which is an essential […]

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Winter Skin Woes

Published on February 11, 2013 by
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The winter months are hard on most skin types. Want to maintain that summer glow year round? Here are a few tips to keep you and your skin happy! 1) Incorporate Plants Not into your decorating but into your diet! Green veggies like kale and spinach provide the necessary nutrients (e.g., protein, minerals and vitamins) to nurture and support skin health. 2) Avoid Excess Caffeine and Alcohol Alcohol turns to sugar in the body, and too much sugar can damage skin cells; while caffeine can result in skin inflammation. 3) Rejuvenate with Winter Laser Skin Resurfacing Laser skin resurfacing can treat a variety of skin imperfections including wrinkles, uneven skin […]

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Defining Sun Damage

Published on November 3, 2012 by
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There’s nothing like spending the day outside on a gorgeous, sunny day. Unfortunately that feeling often comes with a price – sun damage. Unprotected skin is vulnerable to the sun’s ultraviolet (UV) radiation, which can cause long-term changes to your skin. Sun damage comes in many forms, but some of the most common types include: Dry skin – When exposed to excessive amounts of sun, your skin can slowly lose natural moisture and essential oils. This can cause your skin to appear dry or flaky – resulting in an aged appearance. Sunburn – Sunburn is a skin injury that occurs after the skin is exposed to UV radiation. Mild to […]

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