Popular Body Areas for Laser Hair Removal

Laser hair removal is an effective and long-lasting treatment that can free you from the routine of shaving or waxing. While the Elite iQ™ laser system removes hair virtually anywhere, there are several commonly treated body areas.

Oct 1st, 2021
5 Common Rosacea Triggers

Rosacea gives your facial skin a flushed, red look, with mottled skin tone and sometimes, tiny, visible blood vessels. It’s usually intermittent, flaring up for weeks or months before subsiding again. Which conditions trigger these flare-ups?

Sep 1st, 2021
Can Anything Be Done About Unsightly Face Veins?

Smooth skin tone is a feature of youth that suffers with the passage of time. When spider veins appear on your face, it’s harder to maintain an even appearance. While you may not be able to avoid spider veins, you can reduce their appearance.

Aug 9th, 2021
Are Fillers Really Safe?

Soft tissue dermal fillers are one of the most popular cosmetic treatments in America today. An effective way to turn back the hands of time, dermal fillers are safe when you choose brand name, FDA-approved products and reputable providers.

Jul 27th, 2021
Remove Your Unwanted Hair Once and For All

Removing unwanted body hair can be an endless chore unless you find a permanent system that works for you. Laser hair removal goes to the literal root of the problem to permanently stop hair follicles from producing.

Jun 17th, 2021
I'm Ready to Try Botox® — What Should I Know?

The success of Botox® Cosmetic is hard to deny. Injectable cosmetic treatments are far and away the most commonly performed cosmetic procedures in the United States. Considering Botox for yourself? Here’s what you need to know.

May 14th, 2021
Refresh Your Face with a HydraFacial® This Spring

Summer may still seem ages away, but now is the time to consider putting your best face forward before prime beach weather arrives. There’s nothing like the silky smooth renewal offered by a HydraFacial® treatment.

Apr 13th, 2021
Are Stretch Marks Forever?

Stretch marks don’t cause pain nor will they develop into a health issue. It comes down to how they look and how much that bothers you. You can minimize their appearance with laser treatments, but individual results vary widely.

Mar 9th, 2021
Clear Away Unsightly Spider Veins Before Summer

Spider veins are the betrayers of age when it comes to smooth, flawless skin on your legs. However, there’s no need to simply endure them. Treatment now restores beach-ready skin tone in time for bare legs this summer.

Feb 9th, 2021
Hit the Reset Button This Year With Skin Resurfacing

With the new year upon us, it’s a time for fresh starts. Consider a step back in time with younger looking skin. Light-based skin resurfacing treatments can reset the clock when it comes to refreshed, vibrant skin.

Jan 14th, 2021
The Main Reasons You've Lost Volume in Your Face

Few people enjoy the aesthetic changes that come with getting older. Yet, there are unavoidable processes that conspire to reveal the years you’ve lived. One of the primary changes is loss of tissue volume in your face.

Dec 13th, 2020
Benefits of Laser Hair Removal

It doesn’t matter if you shave, wax, or pluck, you’ll need to do it all over again much too soon. If there’s a single selling point in favor of laser hair removal, it might be that it’s the best way to end days of dealing with unwanted body hair.

Oct 1st, 2020
Don't Let Acne Wreck Your Confidence

The appearance of acne can shake anyone’s confidence, whether a single pimple or a full-fledged outbreak. Though sometimes it’s hard to find an effective solution, there are many products and treatments to deal with the condition and its symptoms.

Jul 28th, 2020
The Difference Between Botox® and Fillers

Injectable cosmetic procedures continue their climb to the peaks of popularity with consumers seeking youthful, natural improvements to their appearance. Botox® and fillers both reduce wrinkles and lines, but they each work in their own way.

Jun 26th, 2020
General Medicine and COVID-19: What You Should Know

While the main health issue on everyone’s mind in May 2020 is coronavirus and COVID-19, your other health concerns won’t pause and wait for that crisis to end. Keep up treatment and preventive health practices for other conditions through quarantine.

May 14th, 2020
SculpSure®: Say Goodbye to Unwanted Fat Rolls Without Surgery

Workouts and diet are sometimes not enough. Certain stores of fat around your body prove difficult to reduce through conventional means. You could choose surgery, but that’s extreme. WarmSculpting™ with SculpSure® offers another alternative.

Apr 17th, 2020
Common Rosacea Triggers to Avoid

Do you suffer from rosacea flare-ups that defy medications and topical creams? Knowing common rosacea triggers can help you avoid the circumstances that lead to flare-ups.

Dec 1st, 2019
3 Interesting Facts About Dermal Fillers

Safe, effective, and long-lasting, dermal fillers are among the most popular anti-aging treatments available. Read on to learn how these popular cosmetic injectables can help you achieve total facial rejuvenation.

Oct 19th, 2018
How Does Tattoo Removal Actually Work?

So, you want to get rid of your tattoo, but you're not actually sure how the process works? Let us tell you about our amazing laser tattoo treatment, PicoSure®, as well as about what to expect from your tattoo removal procedures.

Aug 31st, 2019
5 Rosacea-Friendly Skin Care Tips

April is Rosacea Awareness Month, so we thought we would take this opportunity to shed a little light on this skin-reddening condition. And then discuss what we can do about it!

Apr 1st, 2019
5 Problems That Can Be Treated With Skin Resurfacing

Whether you have fine lines, dark spots, sun damage, scars, or other skin surface abnormalities you’d like to correct or erase, laser resurfacing can restore and revitalize your skin from the inside out. Here’s what it can do for you.

Feb 6th, 2019
Get the Body You Want This Year with SculpSure

New Year, new you, right? Right! If you’re ready to trade your most bothersome areas of persistent fat for a trimmer shape and a leaner profile, SculpSure® noninvasive body contouring can help. Here’s how it works.

Jan 16th, 2019
Why Men and Women Alike Love Noninvasive Body Contouring

Diet and exercise can go a long way in helping you reach and maintain a healthy body weight, but they can’t always give you the trim, toned physique you want. Find out why noninvasive body contouring is an ideal solution for men and women alike.

Dec 11th, 2018
Why PicoSure Is the Best Way to Get Rid of Unwanted Tattoos

Is your tattoo the only thing standing between you, a conservative hiring manager, and your dream job? We can help. Discover why the PicoSure® laser is second to none when it comes to removing unwanted tattoos safely, quickly, and completely.

Nov 12th, 2018
Build Body Confidence with SculpSure

pockets of diet- and exercise-resistant fat. Find out how you can achieve the shape you’ve always wanted — safely, effectively, and without surgery.

Sep 12th, 2018
How to Say Goodbye to Old Tattoos

It’s estimated that half of all people with a tattoo eventually have a change of heart and decide to get it removed. If you’re one of them, find out why PicoSure® laser tattoo removal is the best way to say goodbye to unwanted body art for good.

Aug 10th, 2018
Trouble with Unwanted Hair?

Laser hair removal is one of the most popular aesthetic treatments, and for good reason. If you’re ready to say goodbye to shaving, plucking, or waxing for good, read on to find out how laser hair removal can benefit you.

Jul 11th, 2018
Laser Vs. Non-Laser Skin Resurfacing

Enjoy the sun and surf of coastal living, but not the aging effects on your skin? Dr. Blanchar can help you understand the benefits of laser vs. non-laser skin resurfacing treatments. Learn about your options to fight the signs of aging.

Jun 22nd, 2018
Get A Leaner Body With SculpSure

If you feel like you’re on the losing end of a battle against stubborn fat, it’s not your imagination, and it’s certainly not a reflection of your hard work. But there is hope.

May 18th, 2018
Skin Resurfacing: Laser or Non-Laser Treatments?

How do you know which treatment is right for you? Dr. Blanchar explains some of the most effective laser and non-laser treatment options available to help you make a more informed decision.

Apr 20th, 2018
Does Your Diet Affect Rosacea?

Sure, we all get red in the face from time-to-time, but having others constantly mistake your facial redness for blushing is an all-too-familiar scenario for adults with rosacea. If you’ve ever wondered whether your diet affects your condition, the answer

Feb 21st, 2018
How Can I Get Fuller Eyelashes?

If gluing on false lashes every morning sounds like torture, you may want to consider alternative methods. At General Medicine and Medical Aesthetics, Dr. Richard Blanchar offers methods to help you grow your own fuller, longer eyelashes.

Feb 2nd, 2018
Tips for Keeping Your Skin Glowing All Winter

Keeping your skin in top condition through the winter is a task that’s much different than that of your friends in many northern states. Here are some tips to help you stay your glowing self.

Jan 10th, 2018
Why Laser Hair Removal?

Laser hair removal is becoming increasingly popular, according to statistics from the American Society for Dermatologic Surgery (ASDS).

Oct 18th, 2017
What is PicoSure?

As an aesthetic picosecond laser, PicoSure is actually the first of its kind.

Aug 16th, 2017
The SculpSure Laser

Most adults have stubborn areas of fat that seem impossible to get rid of. Dieting and exercise alone just doesn’t seem to help get rid of the fat lingering in these areas.

Nov 16th, 2015
The Ins And Outs of Sculptra Aesthetic

After having written on the key differences between Botox and facial fillers, we figured it was time to hone in on one of the products that Dr. Blanchar finds extremely beneficial with achieving one’s desired facial features.

May 13th, 2015
Botox or Facial Fillers? The Ultimate Debate

Not many people understand the difference between facial fillers and the infamous Botox, but they assume since they provide the same general effect, they're the same thing, right? Wrong.

May 1st, 2015
When to Consider a Laser Acne Treatment

If you suffer from acne you know the psychological toll it can have on your self-esteem. Your skin is not something you can easily hide, and you shouldn’t have to.

Apr 17th, 2015
Why PicoSure is the Best Tattoo Removal Solution

So you’re finally regretting getting that horrible tattoo after a few too many drinks in college, huh? Well, whether that’s the reason or if it’s for professional reasons, tattoo removal is easy if you head the right route.

Mar 27th, 2015
How to Choose a Cosmetic Surgeon

So you've decided on elective cosmetic surgery, well nothing is more important than choosing a certified cosmetic surgeon as it's a choice you'll live with for the rest of your life.

Mar 13th, 2015
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