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Ask Our Expert: What is the best type of sunscreen?

August 22nd, 2018

Q: What is the best type of sunblock to purchase?

A: Historically, it has been shown that physical sunscreens provide the best protection against both UVA & UVB radiation and are less likely to cause skin irritation.

 

When Should I Purge And Replace My Make-up?

August 19th, 2018

They say “all good things must come to an end,” and unfortunately, the shelf-life of your make-up is no exception. At some point, they expire either from age or contamination and it’s time to purge and replace. So how is one supposed to know how long to expect their make up to last?

 

WHAT TO EXPECT WHEN RECOVERING FROM A RHINOPLASTY:

August 15th, 2018

I hope you are a patient person because you will have to wait 6-7 days to find out what magic has occurred underneath that cast!! I have seen hundreds of Dr. Castillo’s Rhinoplasties. I can tell you, it will be worth the wait!

 

What To Expect On The Day Of Your Rhinoplasty Surgery:

August 1st, 2018

What To Wear: It is best to wear a zip up or button up shirt. You will want to avoid wearing pull over shirts for a couple of weeks to prevent nasal injuries. Wear comfy, easy to slip on pants and shoes as you may still be a bit foggy when you get dressed to go home.

 

Ask Our Expert: Retin-A

July 20th, 2018

Q: My dermatologists gave me a prescription for Retin-A, but after a few days my skin became very red and irritated. My Doctor explained that several weeks of skin irritation is often just par for the course when using Retin-A. He asked me to try applying it every other night instead of every night, to be patient and that eventually the irritation would resolve itself. I stopped using the Retin-A because the irritation was worse than my aging skin. Is there anything else I can do?

 

PREPARING FOR YOUR RHINOPLASTY

July 18th, 2018

Now that you have decided to move forward with your Rhinoplasty, there are a few things to consider.

 

What To Expect During Your Rhinoplasty Consult:

July 11th, 2018

Think of your Rhinoplasty consultation as a fact-finding mission. This is the time to ask as many questions as you need to be able to decide whether Rhinoplasty is right for you.

 

Maintaining Healthy Looking Skin

May 30th, 2018

You do not need a drawer full of skincare products to get the results you want. You just need the right products and the science-based knowledge to know the difference.

 

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I'm Roxanne, Skincare & Laser Specialist at Cosmetic Plastic Surgery Center. I am excited to share both my passion and the knowledge I have gained working under internationally- renowned cosmetic surgeon, G.D. Castillo, M.D. FACS through this blog

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