Kim Phuc knows how scars and the traumatic experiences that cause them can haunt a person for a lifetime. But thanks to a dermatologist’s commitment to treat her scars, Phuc is not only recovering from her infamous wounds but also is helping others like her. Many know Phuc from an iconic photograph, showing her and […]
Lumenis Optima IPL treatment provides improvement for pigmentation, age/sun spots, broken capillaries and overall skin appearance. A gentle treatment that removes skin imperfections and stimulates collagen and elastic fiber production. Fast “lunch-time” procedure with no downtime.
Dermatologist and cosmetic surgeon Dr. Melanie Palm of Art of Skin, San Diego, CA, discusses and demonstrates the use of the Lumenis M22 platform to treat sun damaged skin. The first step of photofractional treatment, IPL (intense pulsed light) is used to remove brown spots an broken blood vessels. The second step, ResurFX laser, is […]
CLEVELAND, Ohio — On March 20, 2013, Meeta Shah was dry roasting flatbread at the stovetop in her home in North Royalton when a tiny piece of burning food floated up out of the pan and landed on her cotton shirt. In an instant, the shirt was aflame and her daughter, then 8, watched in […]
Twenty-three-year-old Tatiana’s life was forever changed when an accidental flash explosion from a bonfire set her ablaze. Since the accident, Tatiana has undergone skin grafting to cover the severe burn wounds she sustained, and the resulting scar tissue left her with a limited range of motion in her neck and lips. Board-certified dermatologist Dr. Suzanne […]