Cosmetic Dermatology | U.S. Dermatology Partners
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Cosmetic Dermatology

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Belotero
Patient Receiving Belotero Treatment

Belotero is an injectable dermal filler that helps smooth lines and wrinkles in your face.

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Blepharoplasty
Blepharoplasty procedure before and after

Blepharoplasty, also known as eyelid surgery or an eyelid lift, is a cosmetic surgical procedure that removes excess skin and fat in the upper and lower eyelids.

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Body Contouring
Patient receiving body contouring treatment on legs

Body contouring is a non-surgical way of reducing fat. Today there are many different technologies on the market that use such things as ultra-low temperatures to freeze fat (CoolSculpting) or ultrasonic waves and radio frequencies to melt fat.

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Botox

Botox is an injectable used to treat certain muscular conditions by temporarily paralyzing specific muscles.

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Broad Brand Light (BBL) Photofacial

Broad Band Light is a gentle, noninvasive procedure that uses intense light to rejuvenate skin and eliminate blemishes caused by acne, scarring or sun damage.

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Chemical Peels
Patient receives chemical peel to improve skin's appearance

Chemical peels are treatments that can improve the skin’s appearance by peeling off the old skin.

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CO2 Laser Resurfacing
Laser skin rejuvination: Patient receiving laser treatment

The CO2 laser is a carbon dioxide laser that is used for skin resurfacing. It does many of the same things as chemical peels and dermabrasion, but instead of using chemicals or a sanding device, it vaporizes the skin layers.

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CoolSculpting
U.S. Dermatology Partners CoolSculpting side effects risks

CoolSculpting is a safe, effective and non-surgical way to get rid of fat.  It is a form of body contouring that uses extremely low temperatures to freeze and permanently destroy fat in problem areas.

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Cosmetic Dermatology
Women's Face

Cosmetic Dermatology is different from medical dermatology in that it focuses more on esthetic issues such as skin tone and overall appearance.

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Dermal Fillers and Soft Tissue Fillers
Patient receiving dermal filler

Dermal fillers refer to a line of products that are injected into the skin to replace lost volume, enhance lips, reduce wrinkles and rejuvenate the skin overall.

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Dermaplaning
Patient undergoing dermaplaning procedure

Dermaplaning is a safe and effective physical exfoliation procedure that triggers cell regeneration and allows products to better penetrate skin. Dermaplaning is considered an excellent to rid the face of excess fine hairs which can often accumulate dirt and oil.

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Dysport
Patient receiving Dysport treatment between brows

Dysport is a prescription injection used for the temporary improvement in severe frown lines between the eyebrows.

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Facials
Indulging in a deep cleansing facial.

Facials are a multi-step skin treatment that cleans, exfoliates and nourishes the skin. They are designed to help your skin look younger and create a well-hydrated complexion.

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Fraxel
Young woman with clear skin.

Fraxel laser skin resurfacing is a fractional laser technology designed to help restore your skin to its original texture.

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HydraFacial
U.S. Dermatology Partners HydraFacial

A HydraFacial is a hydradermabrasion treatment designed to refresh and rejuvenate your skin. Without downtime or irritation, it provides instant results and leaves your skin looking healthier and younger.

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IPL Photo Rejuvenation

IPL Photo Rejuvenation is a procedure that uses intense pulses of light to penetrate deep into the skin. This causes collagen and blood vessels below the epidermis to constrict, which reduces redness and age lines.

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Juvederm
Patient receiving Botox injection

Juvederm is a group of injectable dermal filler gels made from hyaluronic acid and used to correct for moderate to severe facial wrinkles and folds or to provide contour.

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Kybella
A young candidate for Kybella injection.

Kybella is a colorless, sterile injectable solution made from dexoycholic acid that is used to decrease the appearance of the fat that hangs below the chin (double chin).

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Laser Hair Removal
Woman having underarm laser hair removal.

Laser hair removaluses laser technology to remove unwanted hair. Laser hair removal is most effective for people with light skin and dark hair because the laser beam targets the pigment, or melanin, in the hair.

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Laser Skin Resurfacing
Woman receiving laser therapy.

Laser skin resurfacing is a treatment used to reduce facial wrinkles and skin conditions including acne, scars, warts, enlarged glands on the nose and more.

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Laser Treatments

Laser treatments use focused light for treatment. Lasers are tuned to very specific frequencies to perform different tasks, and can even be used in surgery to allow doctors to work on a very precise area with less pain, swelling and scarring than traditional surgery.

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Laser Vein Reduction
Vein laser treatment

Laser vein reduction uses light focused on a specific area to break up broken blood vessels. This allows them to be absorbed back into the body. It is most often used for eliminating spider veins.

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Latisse
Latisse eyelash enhancement

Latisse helps eyelashes grow longer and lusher and is available only by prescription.

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Liposuction
Doctor preparing woman for abdominal liposuction.

Liposuction is a type of cosmetic surgery used to break up and "suck" fat from various parts of the body, such as the abdomen, thighs, buttocks, neck, chin, upper and backs of the arms, calves and back.

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Microdermabrasion
Relaxed woman during a microdermabrasion treatment.

Micodermabrasion is a treatment that can help improve the appearance of facial skin. It is used for reducing wrinkles and treating a variety of conditions including acne, scars, warts, enlarged glands on the nose and more.

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Microneedling
Women receiving microneedling treatment.

Micro-needling is a procedure that essentially pokes holes in the skin surface, creating a “micro injury” that encourages the skin to stimulate collagen production.

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Mini Neck Lift
Young woman with youthful skin and neck. Mini neck lift.

The mini necklift is a minimally invasive necklift designed to remove vertical neck bands and to tighten excess neck skin.

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Omnilux
Patient receiving Omnilux therapy.

Omnilux is a non-invasive treatment that uses light therapy to improve collagen development, increase cell vitality and help repair tissues in the skin.

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Plastic Surgery
Surgical team beginning plastic surgery procedure

Plastic surgery is a surgical specialty that is used to correct or reconstruct areas of the face and body.

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Platelet-Rich Plasma (PRP) Therapy

Platelet-rich plasma therapy, or PRP, is a non-surgical method of skin rejuvenation that uses your own blood to improve the appearance of facial tissue.

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ProFractional Therapy

Profractional therapy uses a laser to create small, microspherical holes in the surface of your skin to “aerate” or thicken your tissue and stimulate natural collagen growth.

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Radiesse

Radiesse is an injectable dermal filler used to plump the skin. In addition to adding volume, it is also designed to, over time, spark the growth of your own natural collagen.

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Restylane
Restalyne facial injection

Restylane is an injectable dermal filler gel made from hyaluronic acid to produce volume and fullness in the skin. This reduces the appearance of wrinkles and can also create fullness in the lips.

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Sclerotherapy

Sclerotherapy is an outpatient procedure designed to treat varicose and spider veins in the legs. Sclerotherapy involves injecting a solution directly into the vein, which causes the vein to constrict and become less apparent.

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SculpSure

SculpSure is a non-surgical light-based body contouring technology that targets and permanently destroys problematic fat cells.

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Sculptra

Sculptra is a synthetic injectable used to correct shallow to deep facial wrinkles and folds. It is also a collagen stimulator that helps revitalize your body’s own collagen production.

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Skin Lightening
Smiling woman with bright, youthful skin.

Skin lightening is a process used for people who want to lighten certain areas of skin that are affected by such things as melasma, age spots or even freckles.

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Spectra Laser Peel
Spectra Laser Peel is designed to improve uneven pigment as well as reduce the appearance of irregularities in your skin’s texture and minimize fine lines.

Spectra Laser Peel is a process that uses laser energy to reduce visible skin pigmentation, improve skin tone and more.

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Tattoo Removal
Laser tattoo removal before and after.

Tattoo Removal is a way to remove unwanted tattoos using lasers to break down the ink particles in the design. The broken-down ink is then flushed out by the immune system.

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Thermi RF

ThermiRF is a new technology that uses radiofrequency energy to treat tissue below the skin, rather than addressing the problems on the surface of the skin. The procedure stimulates collagen growth.

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Tumescent Liposuction
Surgeon performing liposuction on a patient.

Tumescent liposuction is a type of liposuction that uses a large amount of fluid injected into fatty tissue layers to improve the safety and effectiveness of the treatment.

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truSculpt
U.S. Dermatology Partners truSculpt Information Side Effects

The truSculpt procedure relies on powerful radiofrequency energy to heat layers of fat below the skin at sustained and consistent therapeutic temperatures.

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