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May Product of the Month

This month’s selection for our Product of the Month is another favorite skin care product of our clients and patients.   We are proud to highlight Ultra Benefits Creme, a light moisturizing cream that protects your skin from environmental forces which accelerate aging, while also brightening the skin. Ultra Benefits contains the ingredient lipochroman, which is the highest potency

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What You Need To Know Before Laser Hair Removal

Other than Botox injections, laser hair removal remains our most popular procedure here at Maine Laser Skin Care at both our Augusta and Scarborough locations.  Men and women both tend to have hair in areas of their bodies that should not have hair, and shaving and waxing is only a temporary, not to mention an

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September Product of the Month

We chose Maine Laser Skin Care’s Product of the Month specifically for September because it is a perfect treatment for the end of the summer.  This product, like many great things about autumn from pumpkin spice to colorful foliage, makes the end of summer feel far less harrowing, and brings about a feeling of excitement

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Important Update on Vampire Procedures

Many regular readers know not only how much I stand by every procedure that Maine Laser Skin Care practices on our patients, but most especially how much I have stressed the effectiveness of the recent Vampire procedures.  Unfortunately, there has been a great deal of attention in the news media lately about a spa in

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Six Strategies to Save Your Skin

There are certain common daily habits that can be bad for your complexion, but you may not realize how bad these habits can be until the damage is done.  While new technologies are now available to reverse certain prolonged skin impairments, they can only do so much in the end. Prevention remains the best medicine. 

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October Product of the Month

Our October Product of the Month is a staff favorite that Emily, our Augusta receptionist, uses every day. This month’s special product is the SkinCeuticals Daily Moisture. SkinCeuticals Daily Moisture is a lightweight, non-greasy moisturizer that minimizes pore size.  It has been specifically formulated for normal or oily skin. This exclusive combination of marine extracts

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Huge Allergan Announcement

Huge announcement and thank you! We at Maine Laser Skin Care have recently received a big announcement from Allergan, the makers of Botox, Juvederm fillers, Kybella and CoolSculpting: Allergan regularly ranks aesthetic practices at different levels based on their patient volume and overall use (i.e. distribution) of their products.  Maine Laser Skin Care started out

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Hate the Double Chin? You Will Love the New CoolMini!

Until recently, the only non-surgical approach to the double chin fat has been Kybella injections.  While highly effective, many people don’t like the idea of having needles pricked into their neck and the subsequent swelling and redness that results as the fat cells are being liquefied and removed from that area. Remarkably, Maine Laser Skin

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November Product of the Month

This month’s featured product is the very popular AHA Marine Moisture Creme. This product is a high potency moisturizer with 15% concentrated glycolic acid combined with marine derived peptides. This combination visibly reduces wrinkles, increases skin luminosity, and improves texture.  Clinical tests have shown that AHA Marine Moisture Creme, when used twice a day for 4

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Before Your Very Eyes

Caring for the skin around your eyes is as important, if not more important, than caring for the skin on the rest of your face.  The skin around the eyes shows more visible signs of aging earlier because it is thinner, has decreased oil production, and has less circulation than most other skin areas. When

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January Product of the Month

A very popular product that is used daily by many of our clients and patients has been chosen as the Product Of The Month for January 2019.  This month, we are highlighting our own Vita-C Peptide Spray, and it is very popular for a reason. Vita-C Peptide Spray is excellent for all skin types, providing a

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Good-For-Nothing Skin Tags

What is a skin tag? Skin tags are basically areas of excess skin that form on the stalk. Skin tags usually develop around areas of loose skin such as the neckline, under the arms, in the groin area, and under the breasts (for men and women). Nobody really knows why skin tags develop, or why

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Secret RF Micro Needling Remodels Skin From The Inside Out

We here at Maine Laser Skin Care and Medispa are proud to be the first in the state of Maine to offer Secret RF Micro Needling.  This innovative technology combines the power of radio frequency with the known tightening features of micro needling to significantly improve the appearance of aging skin, fine lines and wrinkles as well as

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Studies Prove Vampire Procedures Work

I have been claiming for over four years that skin care procedures that use platelet rich plasma, or PRP, work to improve the skin. These operations are also known as vampire procedures, and include the Vampire Facelift, Vampire Facial, and Vampire Hair Regrowth. Now, more studies are verifying the overwhelming clinical evidence that proves this

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February Product of the Month

Over the past several years, we at Maine Laser Skin Care have carried a number of product kits that include several individual skin care products. Each item within a certain batch works well for a particular skin condition, such as acne, or for particular results, such as skin brightening or anti-aging. This month, we are

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