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Dr. Michele Green takes a closer look at various dermatology treatments. For instance, you can find out how Thermage works, details about laser skin treatments such as Fraxel, or info on what CoolSculpting is, all via our blog and get information from one of the best dermatologists in New York City.

Restylane Kysse Dermal Fillers from Galderma Coming Soon

What is Restylane Kysse? Restylane Kysse is a brand new injectable dermal filler released by a company called Galderma. There are several different Restylane fillers available, each with their own specific purpose. These include Restylane Lyft (also known as Perlane) which is a dermal filler for wrinkles, Restylane Fynesse for fine lines around the eye…

What Are The Best Non-Invasive Wrinkle Treatments

As we age, our body loses collagen, elastin, and subcutaneous fat, which leads to the development of fine lines and wrinkles.  Sun damage is another factor which causes injury to the skin and leads to discoloration, age spots, and wrinkles. Prevention is the most important way to prevent wrinkles and sunspots.  However, many of us…

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How to Fade Acne Scars

One of the main reasons patients come to consult dermatologists, like Dr. Michele Green, is her expertise in treating acne scars and hyperpigmentation, as well as acne.  Most dermatologists frequently treat acne patients in their practices, since acne breakouts are a common occurrence. For some patients, the basic problem is finding and using the right…

Fraxel Treatments Vs. IPL

Both Fraxel and IPL (Intense Pulsed Light) are used for treatments dealing with moderate to severe sun damage. However, there are differences between the two. The Fraxel Dual Laser treatment is an FDA-approved fractional laser that is used for a range of treatments. It can be used for restoring your skin’s natural texture and skin…

What Causes an Eyebrow Droop After Botox

 There is a chance that rare complications can occur after Botox injections. A common example are droopy eyelids (also known as ptosis). The levator is the muscle that is responsible for maintaining the eyelids in their normal position. However, in some instances, Botox migrates from the injected treatment area and ends up in the…

How Many Vials of Sculptra Are Needed For Buttocks

 What is Sculptra and how can it be used for a Sculptra Butt Lift? Many patients in New York want a butt lift but have no idea how easy it is to have it done.  In the past, plastic surgery was the only option for a butt lift. With the advent of Botox and…

What Causes A Double Chin?

A “double chin”, also referred to as submental fat, is a condition in which an excess amount of fat is located under your chin. Many patients are concerned with the appearance of a double chin. The various FDA approved treatments for submental fat have recently been in the medical news. With the abundance of selfies…

Massaging After CoolSculpting

 What is CoolSculpting? CoolSculpting is an FDA-cleared fat freezing, body-contouring procedure which helps get rid of stubborn fat in areas such as the love handles and belly fat. It’s a noninvasive treatment that uses a technique called cryolipolysis – it simply freezes the fat cells. CoolSculpting can be used to treat additional areas such…

Can I Wash My Hair After PRP Treatments?

What is PRP Hair Restoration & How Does It Work? PRP (platelet-rich plasma) is a hair restoration treatment that has become very popular in the past few years. The way PRP works is simple: the patients’ own blood is drawn, the blood then gets spun in a centrifuge to separate the plasma from the red…

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How to Prevent Aging Neck Skin

As we age and the skin in the neck area becomes less firm, issues such as sagging, fine lines, creping, wrinkles and the dreaded turkey neck can start to appear. Often when it comes to anti-aging and skincare we always look after our face and pay a lot of attention on doing the right thing…

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Getting Botox For The First Time

As we age we tend to get more fine lines, forehead lines and wrinkles appearing on our face. This tends to occur especially when we frown. There are preventative measures that can be done to stave off the signs of aging and a skincare routine that involves staying out of the sun and using sun…

Botox Alternatives

 Botulinum toxin (Botox) is a cosmetic injectable that is used to relax your muscles – typically in your forehead, glabellar lines, frown lines and crow’s feet (around the eye area). Botox injections prevent signals from the nerve cells to the muscles from occurring – resulting in paralysis of contraction. Within 2 weeks of receiving…

How Does Fractional Laser Facelift Resurfacing Work?

 Fractional laser skin resurfacing is one of the most revolutionary procedures that has been invented in recent years. There have been many skin treatments developed over the years with various lasers. However, Fraxel or fractional laser resurfacing has been a major breakthrough in dermatology and plastic surgery. Types of Fractional Lasers There are two…

Revance, New Frown Line Treatment – What is Revance?

When it comes to improving fine lines and wrinkles by using injectables most people have heard of Botox from a company called Allergan. A treatment that they may be less familiar with since it is brand new to the market (so new it is not out yet) is called Revance. This particular injectable is manufactured…

How Long Does It Take For Dermal Fillers to Settle?

Dermal fillers are instant, so you can see a visible result immediately after injection. It takes up to 4 weeks for the filler to fully integrate into the tissue and some fillers are more cohesive than others. The product is widely used to treat fine lines and wrinkles in the skin, smoothing them out and…

How Long Does PRP Hair Treatment Last?

PRP (platelet-rich plasma) is a common hair restoration treatment. Platelets are a components of red blood cells that contain a wide range of growth factors and proteins that can help accelerate tissue repair as well as wound healing. PRP therapy is not only used just for hair loss but also for other areas of the body, such as:…

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Are Sunspots Permanent?

Most Sunspots (often known as “liver spots” though they have nothing to do with your liver) fade somewhat over time. They typically do not disappear completely because the skin has been permanently damaged by the sun. Sunspots are flat areas of discolored skin that can be tan or varying shades of brown. They appear on…

Botox vs Newtox (Jeaveau)

Jeuveau (often referred to as “newtox”) by Evolus is the newest FDA approved neuromodulator and the new Botox alternative. Like Botox, dysport and xeomin, Jeuveau is also a non-surgical procedure used to treat wrinkles associated with facial expressions. Jeuveau is the first alternative form of Botox in the United States in nearly ten years. How…

What are Tech Neck Wrinkles?

What is tech neck?   Tech neck is a real cosmetic condition caused by the hours that we stare down on our cell phones and smartphone screens and wrinkle our necks thereby causing our neck lines to deepen. The use of smart phones has become addictive, with activities such as texting or using social media…

Ultrasonic Cavitation (Cavi-Lipo) vs CoolSculpting

When it comes to the different treatments available it is easy to get a little lost in terms of understanding what’s available. This is especially the case when different treatment types can target a similar body area and achieve similar results, but in different ways. Two such treatments are Ultrasonic Cavitation and CoolSculpting. Here we…