Can skin wrinkles, age spots, and crepe-like skin (crepe-like skin is thin and is wrinkled like wrinkled crepe paper) be improved without the long recovery typical of invasive surgical treatments? The answer is, “yes.” However, for patients with severe sun damage and precancerous lesions the best option is to completely reverse facial skin damage with my RESET® for Sun Damage. RESET is a ablative laser skin resurfacing treatment. RESET for Sun Damage removes years of past sun damage and allows the skin to create new skin to replace the damaged skin. This creates amazing results and … [Read more...] about Can the HALO Laser Give You The Results You Want?
Treatments and Procedures
Treatments and Procedures
Facial Moles. Who loves their facial moles? Not everyone. Today we’re going to talk about a great way to treat moles with the hybrid laser mole treatment. Facial moles are a common condition found in many people. They can be present at birth or they can develop over the course of a lifetime. Though they are frequently referred to as beauty marks, in many cases they are anything but beautiful. A healthy facial complexion that is clear, bright and glowing sends a message of health and vitality, but pigment spots, bumps, or moles can make us look old, less healthy and less vibrant. Moles … [Read more...] about Medical Minute: Hybrid Laser Mole Treatment
As we age, our faces change in a number of ways. Many people will develop heaviness in the upper lid, which can make them appear tired, sick and older. This heaviness usually is due to two factors, either the eyelid tissue itself or a drooping eyebrow. When the eyebrow is the main factor in upper lid heaviness, it can be resolved a couple of different ways. The first is non-surgical and involves using Botox in a specialized way. This is effective and quick and has the advantage of minimal downtime, but the procedure will need to be repeated again in 4 to 6 months for a continuation of the … [Read more...] about Medical Minute: What is an Endoscopic Browlift?
When a new patient comes in to the office, they know that they want “something” done, but they frequently aren’t exactly sure what it should be. Sometimes they make a vague reference to a friend having gotten fillers and they ask whether that’s the right solution, and a few will even have done the research and mention a product by name. “I need Botox,” they say, or sometimes, “I need Juvederm.” Some even say that they need a facelift. The truth is that there is no one-size-fits-all answer: every patient is different and has different needs, and I work hard to give them the solution that is … [Read more...] about Sculptra vs Other Fillers: Which Is Best?
“Dr. Scheiner is wonderful, like an artist creating a painting." Cindy is a patient who has traveled from Ohio to see Dr. Scheiner three times, and she’s already planning another trip back for next year! The first time she visited was back in 2013. She’d previously had a face lift but was unhappy with the festoons that had appeared under her eyes, and had discussed the idea of having a second surgery with her physician husband. She remembers that one day he was watching television and called for her to come see what he was watching. It was the episode of The Doctors in which Dr. Scheiner … [Read more...] about Patient Success: Amazing Results for Destination Patient
All too often, patients who have undergone facial filler placement or facial surgery will notice that their festoons and malar mounds have become more noticeable. Understanding why this happens requires a deeper understanding about the nature of festoons and malar mounds. A festoon is a medical condition in which the skin of the lower eyelid becomes damaged — usually by the sun. Under normal conditions, elastic and collagen fibers keep the skin taut and tight. These fibers can become damaged by Ultraviolet rays from the sun, and especially by UVA rays. Once damaged, they are no longer able … [Read more...] about Festoons After Fillers