What is skin needling?

What is skin needling?

Skin needling is a method whereby small needles, usually attached to a roller, are used to penetrate the skin.  The injury caused by the needles stimulates production of collagen.  Over time this can result in reduction of fine lines. It may also improve acne scars...

What is Juvéderm VOLUMA™ XC?

Allergan recently released Juvéderm VOLUMA™ XC and the company has been marketing the product heavily.  You may have seen the ads that compare the apples of your cheeks to, well, apples.  So how is this product different from the original Juvéderm™?  And how is it...
Why Does My Sebaceous Cyst Keep Coming Back?

Why Does My Sebaceous Cyst Keep Coming Back?

I frequently see patients who complain that they had a sebaceous cyst drained, but that it came back. Why do sebaceous cysts come back? To answer this question, let’s discuss what a cyst actually is.  Generally speaking, a cyst is a sac lined with cells.  Cysts can...

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