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Fight Ageism At Maine Laser Skin Care

Are you ever too old for aesthetic treatments?  The answer to this question depends on your personal views of aging. Ageism is the prejudicial opinion that certain conditions are an inevitable part of aging.  This opinion also dictates...

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Dark Circles Under Eyes? PRP To The Rescue!

We here at Maine Laser Skin Care have been certified providers of trademarked Vampire, or Platelet Rich Plasma, procedures since 2015.  Dr. Burke was trained by Dr. Charles Runels, the creator of the Vampire procedures, himself. Dr. Burke also...

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Treating Hyperpigmentation in the Winter

Hyperpigmentation is a condition whereby a segment skin becomes darker than the surrounding skin.  This ailment is caused by a persistent buildup of melanin within layers of skin cells. Melanin is the substance secreted within skin cells...

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Lasers and Acne Therapy

Like prescription and over-the-counter medications, lasers have been used over the course of the past two decades to treat acne.  In fact, lasers have proven effective in challenging cases and with individual patient preference. Many people...

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PRP is a Game Changer in Hair Loss Treatment

Maine Laser Skin Care has been a certified provider of Vampire aesthetic procedures since 2015, treating hundreds of patients with platelet rich plasma, or PRP, for multiple problems areas.  An area of PRP that has expanded steadily over the...

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Announcing Diamond Glow In Both Offices -- Scarborough and Augusta!!

After much delay due to supply chain issues, Diamond Glow has arrived in Augusta, and full training in this new facial technology has been completed.  The Diamond Glow has been the hottest treatment at our Scarborough office for several months,...

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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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