Body Treatments

177008314Laser Hair Removal

Permanent laser hair reduction is typically performed on the face, legs, underarms, arms, and bikini area; and, for men, on the chest and back. Our Cutera® CoolGlide laser provides safe and fast treatment for permanent hair reduction in all skin types (I-VI), including tanned and dark skin. Because hair grows in cycles, multiple treatments are required over several months. 

Skin Tightening

The Venus Freeze Plus is a device used for non-invasive skin tightening and wrinkle reduction. Powered by multi-polar radio frequency  and pulsed electromagnetic fields, treatments are comfortable, and safe for all skin types. Treatment areas include eye area, neck contouring and abdominal area skin tightening and more. Packages are designed to target face and body areas. Usually 8-10 treatments are required.

Vascular Laser Therapy 

Discrete blood vessels, such as spider veins on the face and legs, or small red or purple bumps referred to as cherry angiomascan be treated effectively and safely with lasers. Before laser therapy, we carefully assess the skin type and the depth, size, and location of veins to be treated. The best treatment results are obtained when combined with compression stockings after treatment. 

Compression therapy helps move blood from the extremities to the heart and can improve circulation for many conditions and situations:

  • Tired, heavy legs
  • Jobs that require long periods of standing
  • Varicose veins and spider veins
  • Leg eczema
  • Leg swelling and discoloration
  • Pregnancy
  • Travel

The DermIDEA clinic sells both fashion compression socks and running compression socks.

Stretch Mark Treatment

Stretch marks are a form of scarring on the skin that occurs after the skin expands. We can consult on the best treatment options for both red or white stretch marks. For example, microneedling of the skin can encourage new collagen growth. Typically, multiple microneedling sessions provide optimal results in combination with topical treatments

Hand Rejuvenation

Limelight, an Intense Pulsed Light (IPL) machine, can improve uneven skin tone on the hands and reduce brown sunspots. We can consult on other options to rejuvenate hands, such as micro-needling and filler injections. 

Hyperhidrosis (Excessive Sweating) Treatment 

Hyperhidrosis is a medical condition where overactive sweat glands produce excessive sweating in areas such as the armpits, hands, feet, and face. Sweating does not need to cause suffering or affect daily life: treatment is available. Botox® (Therapeutic) injections are available for treatment by a licensed, qualified registered nurse and can provide symptom relief for an average of seven months. Botox® (Therapeutic) is a prescription drug, and all patients must be assessed to ensure that injections are the best treatment option.