How To Lighten Pigmentation without a Prescription

November 17, 2017

If you know a thing or two about getting rid of  brown spots and hyperpigmentation, you may have heard about retinol and hydroquinone. Both of these products are proven and intended to improve skin tone and texture by exfoliation and skin lightening. To get the highest strength in these products and achieve quicker results you…

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Venus Viva Skin Resurfacing for Everyone!

November 12, 2017

At Utah Facial Plastics we are big on technology, but only if studies show it actually works. Like anything, most things are done best in a series. Nothing is usually a quick fix and some treatments are not best for everyone. Venus Viva skin resurfacing is a non-surgical solution that corrects signs of skin damage and…

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Lower Lid Skin Pinch For Reagan Leadbetter by Dr. Henstrom

September 29, 2017

We absolutely love Reagan Leadbetter from Good Things Utah and are always excited to have her in the office. Recently she came to see us with under-eye concerns and felt her eyes were making her look more aged and tired than she actually was. This is a common concern as the skin loses elasticity over…

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Hydrafacial for Beautiful Skin from Utah Facial Plastics

August 11, 2017

It’s important to take care of the largest organ of the entire body….your skin. Overtime, the skin loses elasticity, hydration, develops age spots and fine lines and wrinkles. While this is true for everyone, taking care of your skin can prevent and repair many of these signs of aging, which can greatly rejuvenate ones appearance….

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The Impact of Your Lifestyle on Your Skin

March 20, 2017

The appearance of the skin is a reflection of the body’s state of health. Many factors contribute to general body and skin wellness. A dull looking skin is often an indication of various underlying negative issues. Today, many people are juggling between a hectic career life, families, education, and other pressing issues. This leaves little…

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Chemical Peel Ingredients & How They Improve Skin Health

September 12, 2016

While many lasers and products come and go, chemical peels have been a staple treatment in numerous cosmetic practices through the years. That’s for good reason as they work well to improve a number of skin concerns, such as fine lines and wrinkles, acne, acne scarring, large pores and hyper-pigmentation. They also improve the overall…

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What Is Micro-Needling?

May 11, 2016

What is micro-needling? Micro needling is an aesthetic treatment to enhance the skin’s texture, tone and color. The Eclipse Micro Pen Elite creates micro-injuries to enhance the repair process for the production of collagen. It is typically done with HA (Hyaluronic Acid), manufactured growth factors, or a patients own growth factors using PRP. Platelet Rich…

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Category: acne scarring, Aging, Facial Rejuvenation, Microneedling, plastic surgery, PRP, scars, Skin, Skin Care, Skin Resurfacing, Tags: , , , , , , No Comment(s)

Skincare Essentials for Women in their 40’s

February 9, 2016

Let’s face it…your skincare routine should be as fabulous as you are in your forties, when women often report feeling most happy and comfortable with who they are and where they are at in life. Your skin should reflect how youthful you feel on the inside! Unfortunately, signs up aging really start to creep up in your…

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Category: Aging, plastic surgery, Skin, Skin Care, Skin Conditions, Skin Resurfacing, Under Eye Wrinkles, Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , 1 Comment

Why Is Retinol Important?

February 3, 2016

For me, the most flattering question I have ever been asked is, “What do you use on your skin”? In my opinion, it’s up there with the “Who are you wearing?” question before award shows! My answer to that question could vary depending on the season or something new that I’m trying. The one staple and secret weapon that I…

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Does A Vampire Facial Really Work?

January 31, 2016

Patients seeking facial rejuvenation want to know, “Does a vampire facial really work?” It turns out the secret to youthful skin may in fact come from your own blood. The vampire facial, micro-needling with platelet rich plasma, has gained a lot of attention in recent years as a popular treatment for acne scars, fine lines…

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Category: acne scarring, Aging, Beauty blog, Microneedling, Platelet Rich Plasma, PRP, Skin, Skin Care, Skin Resurfacing, Vampire Facelift, Tags: , , , , , , , 1 Comment