Laser Skin Resurfacing In Utah with Nicea DeGering

February 13, 2017

Learn all about laser skin resurfacing in Utah with Nicea DeGering and the nurses at Utah Facial Plastics on this Good Things Utah segment. Nicea DeGering: If you follow me on social media you know that picture because I posted it a couple of weeks ago at the beginning of January after I did a…

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Category: acne scarring, Fractional CO2 Treatment, laser treatments, Skin Resurfacing, Venus Viva, Tags: , , , , , , , , No Comment(s)

The Best Non-Surgical Anti-Aging Treatments To Get In Your 40’s

February 10, 2016

Patients often report concerns of aging signs that really start to crop up in their forties. Lines tend to begin showing with the most common places being between the brows, in the forehead, around the eyes and lips, and on both sides of the mouth (smile lines). Other not-so-fun tell-tale signs of aging are tear trough formation…

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Category: acne scarring, Aging, Beauty blog, Botox, Cheek Augmentation, Chemical Peels, dermal fillers, Facial Rejuvenation, Fotofacial, Fractional CO2 Treatment, hair loss, Hair Restoration, injectable, IPL FotoFacial, Juvederm, Lip Augmentation, plastic surgery, Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , No Comment(s)

What Is A Lower Lid Skin Pinch?

January 20, 2016

The lower eyelids are a common area of concern patients seek treatment for as excess skin and/or fat can make one look older or more tired than they actually are. There are numerous surgical and non-surgical options for this area depending on ones facial anatomy and goal for outcome. Crepe-iness and excess skin can begin…

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Category: Aging, Blepharoplasty, Botox, Chemical Peels, Fractional CO2 Treatment, plastic surgery, Skin Resurfacing, Tear Trough Rejuvenation, Under Eye Wrinkles, Tags: , , , , , , , , No Comment(s)

Juvederm & Botox for Gwyneth Paltrow?

December 6, 2015

  We hate feeding in to the gossip but it’s always interesting to hear celebrities go on record saying they would never do Botox or any kind of plastic surgery but somehow continue to show little signs of aging through the years. They either aren’t human, or are basically lying to us. You be the…

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Category: Aging, Beauty blog, Botox, Celebrities, Celebrity Plastic Surgery, dermal fillers, facial plastic surgery blog, Facial Rejuvenation, Fractional CO2 Treatment, Injectables, Lip Augmentation, Liquid Facelift, Microneedling, Skin Care, Skin Resurfacing, Tear Trough Rejuvenation, Tags: , , , , , , , , No Comment(s)

When You Should Begin Anti-Aging Treatments

November 22, 2015

We hear it time and time again…”It’s almost like one day I looked in the mirror and wondered where all these wrinkles and brown spots came from!” That’s typically the moment most people decide to come in to discuss treatment options and skincare. Thankfully there are a lot of great products and procedures that can…

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Category: Aging, cosmetic surgery, Facelift, Facial Rejuvenation, Fractional CO2 Treatment, Injectables, laser treatments, Neck, plastic surgery, PRP, Skin Care, Skin Resurfacing, Tags: , , , , , , No Comment(s)

Should You Get A Vampire Facial?

November 15, 2015

The title of this post likely conjures up the image of Kim Kardashian with pin point blood marks on her face from a few years back after she was treated with, what was called at the time, a “Vampire Facelift”. While this procedure doesn’t necessarily “lift” the skin like a facelift does, it does improve…

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Category: acne scarring, Aging, Beauty blog, Chemical Peels, Facial Rejuvenation, Fractional CO2 Treatment, Microneedling, Platelet Rich Plasma, PRP, Vampire Facelift, Tags: , , , , , No Comment(s)

6 Tips for Minimizing Pores

September 9, 2015

Pores…I personally have a love/hate relationship with the whole bunch of them. They are essential for skin health, providing oil for hydration and healthy skin function, which really is great. I just don’t want to see them in action. I prefer to know they are there, hard at work, without them constantly reminding me each…

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Category: ABC4Utah, Beauty blog, Chemical Peels, Fractional CO2 Treatment, Microneedling, plastic surgery, Skin, Skin Care, Skin Resurfacing, The Younger You, Tags: , , , , , No Comment(s)

How Do I Get Rid of Age Spots?

July 24, 2015

Age spots, sun spots, brown spots….they unfortunately happen to the best of us. They also make us look older which is why a lot of people come in asking how to get rid of them. Fortunately, there are a number of treatments and skin care products available to do the job. The best way to…

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Category: Aging, Chemical Peels, Fotofacial, Fractional CO2 Treatment, Microneedling, plastic surgery, Tags: , , , , , , , , 1 Comment

The Best Treatments For ‘Smokers Lines’

July 1, 2015

What are the best treatments for smokers lines? This is a common question many patients ask Dr. Thompson during consultations. Fine lines around the lips – often referred to as “smoker lines” – are common with aging and definitely worse for those that actually do smoke or have a history of smoking. Luckily, there are some great…

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Category: dermal fillers, Fractional CO2 Treatment, plastic surgery, Restylane, Tags: , , , , , , No Comment(s)

Do Facial Exercises Reduce Skin Sagging?

June 3, 2015

  Do facial exercises reduce skin sagging? It’s a common question and the answer is yes.  But before you start working out that face, listen up. The muscles in the face can increase in size with exercise just as any muscle in body can. By adding volume that naturally decreases with aging, you can expect less…

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Category: Aging, Botox, Chemical Peels, Face Procedures, Facelift, Fractional CO2 Treatment, Voluma, Tags: , , , , , , No Comment(s)