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Common laser hair removal side effects and how to fix or prevent them

Editorial note: this article was updated on June 26, 2020. Jump to: Redness and irritation Slight discolouration Post-inflammatory hyperpigmentation (i.e. ‘burn marks’) Acne and pimples Blisters Hair regrowth Staying safe Laser hair removal can provide an amazing life change for those who suffer from unwanted hair. It can be an easy way to remove a […]

Surprising places where fillers are being injected!

Injectable fillers like Juvederm, Restylane, Sculptra, and Radiesse aren’t just for your face anymore. While these treatments that add volume and hydrate the skin are still great for smoothing facial wrinkles, erasing acne scars, and plumping up lips, plastic surgeons are finding even more uses for injected skin sculpting. Here’s a rundown of the many […]

Am I a good candidate for laser scar removal? Here is what a doctor will look for

Editorial note: this article was updated on June 26, 2020. Jump to: Skin tone Healing time Persistence and follow-through Before and after care Keloid and scar likelihood General health and medications Existing skin conditions Budget and affordability Provider qualifications If you have leftover scar tissue from surgery or trauma to the skin, you may be […]

The best facial skin care routines for every age, broken down decade-by-decade

Our skin changes over time. When we are children, we have the healthiest, smoothest skin that we’ll ever have. It’s well-hydrated, and it functions like a state-of-the-art, well-oiled machine. All of its components are balanced, and it appears beautiful. As we age, the factors that make up our skin start to diminish. This includes all […]

Mineral Makeup: Beauty in the buff

Have you been wondering what all the fuss is about regarding Mineral Makeup?  Well wonder no more!  Mineral makeup is ultimately about the less-is-more philosophy when it comes to makeup.  It is a growing field within the cosmetics industry, and women are flocking to it in record numbers. There are a number of skin-related benefits to […]

Antioxidants: Protection from inside out for aging skin

Antioxidants are your body’s go-to defenders in the fight against aging skin. They team up against disease and counteract the effects of free radicals while combating the aging process. Here’s why I’m their biggest fan: THEY FIGHT AGING FROM THE INSIDE OUT. We can’t feel it when free radicals injure our cells, but when it […]

5 Tips for healthy skin this winter

As winter is upon us you have probably noticed that your skin is getting dryer. This is common. Your skin changes throughout the seasons of the year and it requires different care and treatment depending upon the season. So what should you be doing for winter skin? Glad you asked. With the cold of the […]

Announcing the R20 laser tattoo removal!

In the wake of a recent outbreak of infected tattoos, we’re seeing more tattoo removal patients come through our doors here at the Beautiful Canadian Laser and Skincare Clinic AND SKINCARE CLINIC these days than ever before. Luckily, our ability to remove tattoos is better today than it was even one year ago—not because of […]

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