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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|Comments Off on Summer VS Winter for Laser Hair Removal

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

Congratulations to us! We have joined CoolSculpting® Club 500

Congratulations to us! We have joined Club 500 in the CoolSculpting® Practice Recognition Club! This club was formed to recognize practices like ours for CoolSculpting treatments milestones. We have lots of experience to help you achieve your body sculpting objectives as well as special offers.

April 6th, 2018|Treatments|Comments Off on Congratulations to us! We have joined CoolSculpting® Club 500

SkinPen® Precision Receives FDA Approval!

The ONLY Legally Marketed and FDA Cleared Microneedling Device SkinPen® Precision now sets the gold standard in microneedling. Three years of Crown Aesthetics’s proactive work in design and development has paved the way for a new classification in the microneedling category. Now, SkinPen Precision is the only legal device with this new classification. The Next [...]

March 20th, 2018|Facials, Treatments|Comments Off on SkinPen® Precision Receives FDA Approval!

Bellafill® – The Only FDA-Approved Filler for Acne Scars

  In an independent study, more than 70% of respondents felt their acne scars negatively impacted their self-confidence, with 92% indicating self-confidence would be restored or improved if their acne scars were healed. To help treat disfiguring acne scars, Bellafill adds volume to the skin to lift and smooth out pitted acne scars to the [...]

March 10th, 2018|Injectables, Treatments|Comments Off on Bellafill® – The Only FDA-Approved Filler for Acne Scars

Christie Brinkley on Ultherapy, a Non-Invasive Procedure that Keeps Her Ageless

(Excerpts from People magazine.) For years Christie Brinkley has credited her exceptionally youthful glow to her robust fitness routine, intense skin-care regimen and strict vegetarian diet — as well as occasionally dabbling in fillers, laser treatments and skin-tightening devices. But recently, she’s decided to opt for a little more (noninvasive and nonsurgical) assistance with her [...]

January 14th, 2018|Treatments|Comments Off on Christie Brinkley on Ultherapy, a Non-Invasive Procedure that Keeps Her Ageless