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Category Archives: Botox

Are Millennials Shaping the World of BOTOX®?

Written on February 12, 2019 at 11:23 am, by

One of the trends I’ve noticed in my experience as a board-certified dermatologist is that younger clients are coming to my practice in growing numbers. Millennials in particular are increasingly interested in warding off early signs of aging. In fact, according to a recent online survey from RealSelf, 51% of people ages 18-34 and 46%  Continue Reading »

Skin Care and Treatments at Every Age

Written on April 18, 2018 at 2:56 pm, by

As the years pass, our skin undergoes many structural and biochemical changes.  For example, epidermal cells don’t turnover and exfoliate as easily, the production of collagen and elastic tissue proteins slows, and these proteins also weaken becoming less supportive.  Our oil glands don’t produce as much oil causing our skin to become drier, and our  Continue Reading »

Choose MI Skin Dermatology for Your Skin Concerns

Written on January 16, 2018 at 1:55 pm, by

 Let’s face it: age is a consideration for everyone. With the many options available in minimizing the signs of facial aging and body contouring, it is imperative to find a doctor who is skilled and who is dedicated to researching cosmetic dermatology’s rapid advancements in technology. It is also essential to find a doctor who  Continue Reading »

Considering Botox? Ask Yourself These 4 Questions

Written on December 22, 2016 at 1:10 am, by

The decision to undergo Botox treatment should not be taken lightly. Yes, it is immensely popular in the form of forehead injections and wrinkle treatments that can take years off your appearance. However, there are scores of misconceptions about its safety and efficacy. The reality is that Botox is as safe as aspirin and as  Continue Reading »

5 Botox Myths that are Completely False

Written on December 5, 2016 at 10:42 pm, by

Botox injections are one of the most popular cosmetic treatments on the market, and it doesn’t look as if the momentum will be stopped anytime soon. It has a verifiable history of effectiveness in easing wrinkles, softening stubborn facial lines, and generally giving you a more youthful appearance. Yet, for various reasons, misconceptions abound about  Continue Reading »

Five Things You Didn’t Know About Botox

Written on August 18, 2016 at 5:58 pm, by

Almost everyone has heard about the neuromodulator Botox and how it can smooth out troublesome dynamic wrinkles, such as the “11”s between the eyes, forehead creases, crow’s feet, and dimples. But because it’s been around for so long and subjected to various misconceptions, many people associate Botox treatment with an expressionless, frozen-looking face. However, in  Continue Reading »

Revolutionary Skin and Body Treatments for 2016

Written on January 29, 2016 at 8:14 pm, by

There were numerous technological advancements in the field of cosmetic and medical dermatology in just the past 12 months, and 2016 is promising to be no different. As minimally-invasive and state of the art technologies become more popular and accessible, it is projected that more men and women are going to be taking advantage of  Continue Reading »

Trends for 2016: Non-Facial Rejuvenation and Body Contouring

Written on January 22, 2016 at 8:53 am, by

As we head into 2016, we here at MI Skin Dermatology Center would like to share our top predictions for which procedures will be most popular going forward. 2015 brought many new, exciting innovations such as the first non-invasive treatments for reducing chin fat, FDA approval for Radiesse hand rejuvenation, and a more powerful version  Continue Reading »

Combat the Effects of Stress on Your Skin This Holiday Season

Written on January 20, 2016 at 11:41 pm, by

Stress can have a major impact on our skin, which in turn leads to more stress as we worry over our appearance on top of everything else. It’s a vicious cycle, but luckily there are ways to combat the effects of stress on the skin. Dr. Melda Isaac of MI Skin Dermatology in Washington, DC  Continue Reading »

Popular Cosmetic Procedures Before Your Wedding

Written on November 18, 2015 at 8:33 am, by

The days and months leading up to a wedding can be stressful, full of long nights planning everything from seating arrangements, to picking out flowers, and finalizing menus, to name a few. Eating well, staying hydrated, and getting enough rest and sleep in the months leading up to the big day can often fall by  Continue Reading »