When talking about skin care routines with patients, I often get this question. For my younger patients, and eye cream may not be necessary, but for most of us over the age of 30, a specific product for the eyes can be very beneficial.
Americans spend billions of dollars on facial cosmetic procedures: lasers, light therapies, neuromodulators (think Botox), fillers, and surgeries. The question, “What procedures should I do for my skin?” is one I receive from my dermatology patients daily. Most everyone wants...
Working in dermatology for close to 20 years, I have seen first hand the damaging effects of ultraviolet radiation (UVR) - both with skin cancers and premature aging of the skin.
All of us have had more sun exposure than we intended and many of us have had one or more sunburns in our lives. These daily exposures put us all at risk for sun damage and skin cancers. How can we be prepared and protect ourselves?
Getting in the right routine for YOUR ultimate skin health is more simple than you think. Some people think if you just buy the overly expensive, celebrity-endorsed product that GOOP (or fill in your favorite beauty blog) that all your skin problems will melt away. But what if you tried that and you are still suffering? Here are 6 tested healthy habits you can do today to completely revamp your skin health.
The National Rosacea Society estimates over 16 million Americans live with rosacea. Rosacea is a chronic skin condition that can lead to redness of the face, telangiectasias (broken blood vessels), pimples and pustules, textural changes, sensitivity of the skin, and...
“Like millions of Americans, I have personally experienced melasma and have been dealing with unwanted facial dark patches for over 13 years - since the birth my second child. As a dermatology physician assistant for over 20 years, I am well versed in treating pigment disorders - and have tried everything. One thing I tell all my patients, is that treating pigment is often a long term endeavor and while, unwanted pigment seems to worsen in the hot summer months, year round protection is key. “ - Elena.
A major factor that inspired Save the Wave Skincare was my patients. For over 20 years, I have been taking care of dermatology patients, and in addition to medical and surgical issues, we often talk about “what products should I...
Everyone wants to look their best, and when trying to decide on a wrinkle treatment plan, we need to figure out where that wrinkle is coming from. Save the Wave Skincare partner Elena breaks it down for patients into 3 broad categories.
Our Hydrating Retinol Serum is your secret weapon to healthy, more youthful skin. Our retinol formula is effective in improving skin tone, decreasing age spots, and reducing the appearance of wrinkles.