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Longer Lasting Fillers

We offer a variety of FDA-approved dermal filler products from which our expert injectors can choose depending upon each patient's needs, treatment areas, expectations, and budget. Some newer fillers on the market are longer-lasting, and though they are more expensive, in the long run can be more cost effective due to fewer injections over time. [...]

February 22nd, 2019|injectables, Treatments|Comments Off on Longer Lasting Fillers

Patient Comfort

Let us know about your experiences with discomfort or anxiety during your treatment. What works, what doesn’t? We’re continually looking for ways to improve your experiences with - let’s face it - sometimes pain-causing treatments. We inject, shoot lasers, light and sound, abrade, freeze and burn! All safely, medically, and designed to improve your skin, [...]

January 24th, 2019|Treatments|Comments Off on Patient Comfort

Hand Rejuvenation

What do your hands say about you? Don’t let them give away your age! When your skin starts losing collagen and elasticity, it often shows up first in your hands. The skin becomes thinner, tendons and veins become more prominent, and dark spots may appear. Hand rejuvenation helps treat those telltale signs of aging and [...]

December 18th, 2018|Product, Self Care, Treatments|Comments Off on Hand Rejuvenation

Summer VS Winter for Laser Hair Removal

(Scroll down for tips for both seasons.)  But why does it matter if it’s summer or winter? It’s one of our most common laser hair removal (LHR) questions. The latest generation LHR technology offers incredibly precise wavelength targeting allowing us to safely treat more skin types, compared to previous generation lasers, by bypassing the skin’s [...]

November 12th, 2018|Treatments, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Summer VS Winter for Laser Hair Removal

Countdown to the Holidays

Things are about to get busy! Mid-October through New Years - fundraisers, events, parties, lot of photos, family-get-togethers. You want to look your best and we do too! Each year, we get questions on the best times to schedule appointments for treatments so that optimal results are realized just at the right time. So here [...]

October 21st, 2018|Treatments|Comments Off on Countdown to the Holidays

Skin like a dry autumn leaf?

It’s that time of year again! Summer has come to an end, the days are getting shorter, #PumpkinSpice is everywhere. Noticing end of summer dull, uneven skin, fine lines, dark patches? We offer all types of skin resurfacing options - #Fraxel #SuperficialPeel #DeepPeel #VenusViva #SkinPen #IPL #Microneedling #Retinol #Tretinoin #AHA #SkinAcids and our seasonal #Pumpkin [...]

September 28th, 2018|Treatments|Comments Off on Skin like a dry autumn leaf?

PRO-NOX™ Nitrous Oxide System

Love the results from Ultherapy skin tightening and fractional resurfacing skin rejuvenation, but don’t love the experience? We now offer the PRO-NOX Nitrous Oxide System for pain or anxiety relief during these treatments. For decades, delivering a 50/50 mix of Nitrous Oxide and Oxygen has been used around the world in medical and esthetic practice [...]

August 24th, 2018|Treatments|Comments Off on PRO-NOX™ Nitrous Oxide System

NewBeauty 2018 Awards

We're not surprised to see so many of our products and treatments among the winners: >>Bellafill® Cosmetic >>BOTOX® Cosmetic >>CoolSculpting Body Contouring >>SkinCeuticals CE Ferulic by Allison Quistgard, LE >>Revision Skincare Nectifirm® ADVANCED >>Restylane® Refyne >>Sculptra® Aesthetic >>Sunforgettable® Total Protection™ Brush-on Shield SPF 50 >>TNS Essential Serum >>Ultherapy >>JUVÉDERM VOLLURE™ XC with Lidocaine

June 15th, 2018|Product, Treatments|Comments Off on NewBeauty 2018 Awards

What’s the value in regular Ultherapy treatments?

Regular Ultherapy treatments were recently mentioned in Harper’s Bazaar. Which lead us to ask our anti-aging expert, Linda Behla, RN, “What’s the value in regular Ultherapy treatments?” There’s no denying the passing of time – and that our skin ages. Ultherapy boosts regeneration of collagen over three months post-treatment, and up to twelve months depending [...]

May 23rd, 2018|Treatments|Comments Off on What’s the value in regular Ultherapy treatments?

Dermaplaning with Jessica Hong, MA, LE

These photos completely illustrate the importance of having total faith in your skincare provider. In the past Hayes Valley Medical & Esthetics has used lasers and electricity on my face (sounds scary!) – with fabulous results – and most recently, I had an appointment with Jessica for a dermaplaning treatment. You have to have total [...]

April 11th, 2018|Treatments|Comments Off on Dermaplaning with Jessica Hong, MA, LE