Archive for March 2017

What is Microneedling?

In the last twenty years, the “next hot thing” in anti-aging skin science has been just that: hot. From fractional lasers like Fraxel to radiofrequency like Titan and Thermage to Ultrasound like Ulthera,  the reigning smoothing-and-tightening  tools in medical spas relied on heat. The basic idea was the same: we created controlled wounds with heat,…

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Microneedling – Myths and Facts

Have questions about Microneedling? We have answers! Check out some common myths vs facts below. Myth: Microneedling at home is the same as Microneedling in a Medical Spa. Fact: This couldn’t be further from the truth. The tools that we use at Restor can penetrate about 6 times deeper into the skin than the devices…

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Is Kybella For Me?

Have you ever taken a selfie, caught yourself in profile, and thought to yourself, “Dear God – my neck looks like THAT?!?” I certainly have. I have always had a double chin and really no jawline to speak of. No matter how much I worked out or how fit I was, that stubborn fat under…

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The Six Fundamental Skin Types

Six Fundamental Skin Types – How to Find the Right Products for Every Type of Skin As a physician, one question I get asked almost every day is, “What products are the best for my skin?” This seems like a basic question, but like most simple questions, the more you dig into it, the more…

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