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Top Tips For Winter Skin Care

As we all know from living in Maine, the cold and exceptionally dry air of winter can wreak havoc on your skin.  Winter skin is frequently dry, scaly, and itchy with increased tendency to crack and become irritated. While the outside...

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Ways To Feel Much Better Today

Contemplating the past two years of pandemic stress, we all need and want anything that will help us to feel better and get through this difficult time in history.  Although we here at Maine Laser Skin Care focus primarily on aesthetic...

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Finally! An Effective Treatment For Cellulite!

Cellulite is not anyone's fault.  It is not caused by your diet.  It is not caused by how much you eat or what you eat.  It is a natural part of human biology, and unfortunately, over 90% of women will exhibit cellulite over their...

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More Information On COVID Vaccines and Fillers

A recent misleading front page headline appeared in the Wall Street Journal before the holidays, and we would like to help clear up any confusion on the subject. The headline read, “Covid Shots Cause Botox Wrinkles: Cosmetic Work and Boosters...

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New Year, New You, Evolving Pandemic

We at Maine Laser Skin Care want to thank all of our patients and clients for their confidence in our services over the past year.  Between vaccine rollouts, the Delta variant, booster shots, and then the Omicron variant, it has been a...

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Goodbye, Double Chin!

  Now that summer is long over, we at Maine Laser Skin Care are seeing lots of folks who are looking at themselves more critically and wanting to look better.  Zoom and other methods of video meetings have also motivated people to...

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Botox Helps the Upper Lip Too

Recent study results published in the Journal of Cosmetic Dermatology have shown that Botox is effective in enhancing the appearance of the upper lip.  The initial purpose of the study was to see if Botox could enhance lip fullness without...

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How Can I Tighten My Sagging Skin?

How we can tighten a person's sagging skin is one of the most common questions we get here at Maine Laser Skin Care, especially in the 40+ age group.  Unfortunately, tissue sagging is one of the most prominent features of our...

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Out, Damned Spot!

The summer is now officially over, and many people are noticing spots on their faces and/or other sun-exposed skin areas that are not fading over time.  Sun spots, also known as age spots, are very common, but unfortunately a very...

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Rosacea Hurts

Now that the summer has sadly come to an end, we are seeing more and more individuals come into our offices here at Maine Laser Skin Care who are lamenting about visible facial veins and overall facial redness.  In Maine, where we have a...

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Botox in Maine

Although Maine is not synonymous with fashions and glamour in a lot of people's minds, Maine Laser Skin Care offices in Augusta and Scarborough have seen steady growth in Botox usage in Maine since we first started administered this marvelous...

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Can Laser Help Treat Birthmarks?

The title of this blog post has definitely been one of our most frequently asked questions over the past several weeks.  Having been in the field of cosmetic laser dermatology for nearly two decades, we here at Maine Laser Skin Care have...

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Get The Most Out Of Your Sunscreen

Back in a previous age, baby oil was the most common product used on the skin during the summer.  I have three younger sisters, so I know the priority that used to be placed on how much tan a person could get. Fortunately, we are more...

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Masks Off, Lips Out!

Just as there have been news reports about increased sales of teeth whitening systems and other self-improvement products, we here at Maine Laser Skin Care have been experiencing an upsurge in lip filler requests for consultations and...

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No Surprise: Studies Show Mask Usage Worsens Rosacea

Over the past year, face masks have become a part of life as we continue to fight the COVID-19 pandemic.  The term "mask-ne" became a part of our vocabulary as many suffered their first acne breakouts since their teenage years or...

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