Is Laser Skin Resurfacing Safe?

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When it comes to laser skin resurfacing, a strong commitment to safety is essential. In the hands of an unqualified practitioner, laser skin resurfacing can result in poor outcomes, such as scarring, infection, and/or altered pigmentation. While there are certain conditions that would preclude someone from being a good candidate for laser skin resurfacing, the…

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How to Improve Skin Texture at Schaffer Plastic Surgery

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Because we are a plastic surgery practice, many patients may be unaware that Schaffer Plastic Surgery offers several treatments that can improve skin texture without surgery. Although surgical options may be ideal for tightening and lifting the skin, improving skin texture can be accomplished without surgical intervention. By resurfacing the skin’s topmost layer and encouraging…

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How to Treat Fine Lines and Wrinkles

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No matter who you are, fine lines and wrinkles are an inevitable aspect of aging. The age at which you develop fine lines and wrinkles depends on your genetics and your lifetime exposure to the sun, environmental pollutants and dry climates. Even though fine lines and wrinkles are unavoidable, there are certainly ways to delay…

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