In a recent blog, we talked about the value of using laser resurfacing treatments to reduce the appearance of acne scars. Laser resurfacing is a common procedure for reducing acne scarring – and often a very effective choice. But laser isn’t always the best option, because there are different types of acne scars and because lasers don’t work equally well on all skin types or colors.
One of the most frustrating skin conditions for men and women is acne scars. Fortunately, there are several different types of treatments available to reduce visible scarring and give your skin a more even tone and smoother texture. One of the most popular options is laser resurfacing.
You’ve probably heard or read about PRP, or platelet-rich plasma, one of the newer techniques for minimally invasive cosmetic enhancement. Now Rocky Mountain Laser Aesthetics is offering the “next gen” platelet-based technique, called Platelet-Rich Fibrin Matrix (PRFM). You could say this system is like PRP, only turbo-charged.
Our clients at Rocky Mountain Laser Aesthetics often ask us for recommendations. After all, that’s what a consultation is for – our knowledgeable staff can help you choose the product or procedure that’s exactly right for you. Occasionally, someone asks for the ultimate recommendation – what procedures or products do we use ourselves to keep our skin looking fresh and healthy?
Summer is the season when our skin is most exposed. But while shorts, tank tops, swimwear, etc. reveal more of our body, our face is still the feature people usually notice first. If you’ve been wishing you could display smoother, more youthful looking skin this summer – on any part of your body -- microneedling may be your perfect choice.
It’s no surprise that Colorado can get cold – plenty cold. And the air is dry. It’s the kind of weather that makes your skin cringe. But wait, there’s Summer, and heat can bring relief. But for Colorado, Summer is still dry, though maybe a bit humid now and then. The hard truth is, Colorado’s climate is tough on skin, no matter the time of year.
As we get older, our veins often become more visible, especially in our legs and hands. Are we seeing varicose veins, or spider veins? What’s the difference? Or is there a difference? We’re often asked these questions at Rocky Mountain Laser Aesthetics, so let’s see if we can clear things up.
Sun is the #1 beauty burglar. We all know that by now, but you may not know that the sun is responsible for as much as 90% of skin aging. Over-exposure to the sun can cause premature skin aging, and it can cause skin cancer. How does that happen?
Most of the time, you’re looking for plastic surgery if you want to look younger and more attractive, but the findings of a recent study suggest that you can make even more unexpected improvements through plastic surgery.