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5 Benefits of Dermal Fillers

Changes to the facial appearance may be worrisome for many women and men who are dealing with the effects of aging. Although there are cosmetic solutions to rejuvenate skin tone and texture, the question is which one is the best. The answer is not straightforward, because cosmetic issues and facial structures are unique to each… Read More »

3 Skin Care Trends That Are Here to Stay

While beauty trends shift over time, healthy skin will never go out of style. The challenge is how to preserve your youthful appearance as you age and start noticing the effects of environmental and lifestyle factors. Many “miracle” skin care treatments come and go, but here at Connecticut Facial Plastic Surgery, we offer only those… Read More »

10 Skincare Tips for the Evening

Healthy skin means beautiful skin, and a practical skincare regimen leads to both. Although many people in Farmington seek professional help for their cosmetic concerns, it’s wise to complement this with in-home treatments, especially before bed. During these uncertain times with a pandemic keeping many of us indoors, it’s more critical to find a home… Read More »

How to Keep Your Skin Healthy and Avoid Sun Damage

Examining sun damage and skin protection involves learning to understand some “alphabet soup.” We regularly encounter terms like SPF, UVB, and UVB in articles about what’s best for your skin. At Connecticut Facial Plastic Surgery, we prefer to simplify, so there is no confusion in understanding what’s best for your skin beauty. Here is a… Read More »

How Laser Treatments Reduce Acne Scarring

Although there is no shortage of clinical options or home remedies to resolve acne breakouts, understanding how to repair skin once damaged by acne blemishes is less clear. Your initial acne problem may be gone, but confronting unsightly acne scarring that doesn’t fade on its own may require medical help. Fortunately, Connecticut Facial Plastic Surgery… Read More »

Caring For Your Skin Under Your Face Mask

Since we first learned about the CDC recommendations advocating face coverings to deter the spread of Covid-19, little did we know that masks would become clothing accessories. And while many of us are making the most of it by owning multiple masks to go with what whatever we wear from day to day, even the… Read More »

Procedures You Can Combine With a Facelift

Also known as a rhytidectomy, a facelift can revive your facial appearance and turn back the common signs of aging. It resolves facial blemishes like sagging skin, wrinkles, and diminishing facial volume. There are different options for a facelift operation that include traditional surgery and a mini facelift.  However, a facelift doesn’t always completely fulfill… Read More »

Types of Scars and Their Treatments

5 Things Even Smart People Get Wrong About Sunscreen If you care about your skin’s health, you’re probably someone who uses sunscreen. You apply, reapply, and do your research. But while you are concerned about proper skincare, some common myths leave many vulnerable to sun-damaged skin, premature aging, and the risk of skin cancer. To… Read More »