Melasma: Treatment Options

Melasma is one of the most frustrating skin conditions for so many of my patients. Characterized by patches of irregularly shaped, but well defined blotches of light to dark brown hyper-pigmentation, it usually appears on those areas of the face that see the most sun: the forehead, cheeks, nose upper […]

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Get Your Skin Ready for the Holidays

The holidays — that period from Thanksgiving through the New Year — is a magical time of year, filled with friends and family. But it can also be hectic and stressful with too much travel, too many parties, too little sleep and too many “To Do” lists. As women, most […]

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Anti-aging for the Neck

Studies show that the average person spends about 3 hours a day looking at their mobile device. Although this is fantastic for staying abreast of the latest happenings on Facebook, Instagram and the like, all of that looking down is taking a toll on our necks. In fact, the problem […]

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Fat Reduction in Ottawa

Do you have pockets of stubborn fat that seem immune to good diet and exercise? I can’t tell you how often I’ve heard friends, family members and patients complain about their “muffin top” or “back fat” or the dreaded little “front tire” and “mummy tummy”. We’ve all experienced it — […]

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Repair Your Sun Damaged Skin

Few would underestimate the value of the sun in our lives. It’s rays provide our bodies with natural Vitamin D and nourish the plants that provide food and generate oxygen. Also, exposure to sunlight actually makes us happier and decreases the incidence of Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD). However, many underestimate […]

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Hand Rejuvenation

Women today are usually aware of how skin texture and volume loss in the face can make them look older. In order to maintain a youthful glow, they are both motivated and willing to put the time, money and effort into correcting these signs of facial aging whether through proper […]

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