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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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Micro Needling Reduces Signs of Facial Aging

For the past several years, we here at Maine Laser Skin Care have been using micro needling on patients to improve their skin texture, reduce the crêpiness of particular people’s skin, and reduce the appearance of scars and stretch marks.  We also have used micro needling in combination with hyaluronic acid (HA) and platelet rich

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CoolSculpting Under the Jawline? Yes We Can!

As some of you know, one of the taglines of CoolSculpting claims, “If you can squeeze it, we can freeze it!”  Indeed, the United States’ Food and Drug Administration has already approved this groundbreaking fat-freezing technology for treating multiple areas of the body with fat you can squeeze, most notably the stomach, thighs, and arms.

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That’s a Lot of Botox!

This photo you see below is just a portion of the Botox we here at Maine Laser Skin Care have administered just over the past year. It gives you an idea of how we got to be a Diamond level practice with Allergan, and therefore able to pass multiple discounts and coupons on to our

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Sunscreen Rejuvenation

As I have preached for many years, applying sunscreen on a daily basis is the most powerful preventive tool to protect against the appearance of aging skin.  Increasing clinical evidence shows that if you use sunscreen every day, you will not only prevent photodamage, but you will also see fewer fine lines and pigmentation changes.

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Say It Ain’t So! Study Shows Chocolate Worsens Acne

There has long been thought to be a connection between acne and diet.  Individual studies have linked acne with “junk foods” and also with dairy products, especially milk itself. However, does eating junk food actually increase acne, or is it just a coincidence?  Is this perceived connection actually valid, or is it just and old

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Tips For Managing Acne

Acne is a very common and very visible skin condition that we commonly treat here at Maine Laser Skin Care.  As a result, our patients ask us lots of questions that revolve around how to prevent outbreaks or how to manage acne when outbreaks have already occurred. As we are well into a new school

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Introducing Our CoolSculpting Visible Results Promise

We here at Maine Laser Skin Care and Medispa realize that people can be curious about undergoing a procedure that is new to them, but also nervous at the same time. Coolsculpting is certainly no exception to this rule. Despite abundant evidence to the contrary from literally millions of successfully-treated individuals worldwide, some people still

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