What to Expect from Your Blepharoplasty

closeup of woman's eye

Gravity takes its toll as we age.  Unfortunately, the skin of our brows and eyelids are particularly susceptible to drooping over time, and the result can leave you looking aged and tired, even interfering with your vision. If you have sagging upper or lower eyelids, you may feel self-conscious about drooping skin and looking fatigued…. Read More »

What is the Perfect Age for a Facelift?

A facelift is a popular plastic surgery procedure designed to address the signs of facial aging.  This surgery can be customized to reverse several of the visible signs of aging, such as loose and sagging skin, loss of fullness in certain areas of the face, lines and wrinkles, and excess tissue under the eyes and… Read More »

Tired of Looking Tired? Consider Eyelid Surgery


The aging process takes its toll your facial appearance, especially around the eyes. The collagen and elastin content of skin diminishes over time, and gravity constantly pulls on the skin. This combination leads to loosening and drooping of the eyelid skin, and it creates lines and wrinkles. The skin around the eyes is relatively thin… Read More »

Part Four of our Skin Care Primer Series: Alpha-hydroxy-acids

Now that we’ve established the foundation of our skincare regimen with daily sunscreen use and topical tretinoin therapy, it’s time to maximize our results. There are a number of products available that complement the effects of tretinoin therapy, but none are as important as alpha-hydroxy-acids (AHAs). AHAs are several, naturally-occurring compounds that have been used… Read More »