The most common side effect of dermal filler and BOTOX® treatments is the risk of bruising. Even in the hands of a highly trained and skilled injector, bruising is always a possibility. This is why I recommend that my patients schedule dermal filler treatments at least two weeks before a […]

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DERMASCULPT™ MICROCANNULA: The latest innovation in injection techniques

Our understanding of the aging process and how to best restore youthful features has evolved greatly over the past decade. This has resulted in more natural and rejuvenative treatments for patients. The recent introduction of the DermaSculpt™ microcannula as a delivery system of dermal fillers is the latest innovation in […]

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BEAUTIPHICATION™: Proportion and Harmony through injections I would like to share with you my newly learned approach to non-surgical facial enhancement called BEAUTIPHICATION™. This is a concept that was developed by Dr. Arthur Swift, a plastic surgeon in Montreal and I am extremely privileged to have been offered to study […]

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Fraxel Laser Treatments: What are the Benefits?

Fraxel is a popular treatment amongst Ottawa patients at our practice and rightfully so. The treatment is a non-ablative method to resurface the skin, without taking off a full layer. So why consider treatment in the fall and winter months? Compared to ablative techniques such as dermabrasion and laser resurfacing, Fraxel […]

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What are the Different Lip Treatments Options?

Many women want a gorgeous, full pout, but are scared that lip treatments may give them an unwanted appearance of over-inflated or uneven lips. There is no excuse for any injector to give anyone the feared duck lips. Dermal fillers have evolved and are better than ever for lip enhancement. […]

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Fall…The Best Time for an IPL Treatment?

If you were less than kind to your face this summer and now are dealing with sun-damaged skin, the fall months are an ideal time to start repairing the damage with IPL treatments. Additionally, those with acne-prone skin or those who have fine lines and wrinkles can also benefit from […]

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