You may have heard in the news recently of the horrifying tale from a woman who applied essential oils before hitting the tanning beds and ended up with severe chemical burns. Scary! A month later, her skin is still healing from these burns. Continue reading “What NOT To Do To Your Skin This Summer (And How to Protect It)” »
If you have developed brown spots on your face, neck, chest, or other parts of the body, you may be wondering what you can do to erase those signs of skin damage and maintain healthy-looking skin. Brown spots are quite common among people with fair skin and may be the result of sun damage, hyperpigmentation, or other skin issues. It’s important to note that not all brown spots are created equal – so you need to check in with a board certified dermatologist like Dr. Tanzi, Dr. Shah, or Dr. Peters, to determine what type of underlying skin problem may be causing brown spots.
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We are no stranger to the political circus that surrounds us at Capital Laser & Skin Care. Neighboring Washington DC, we too experience our fair share of the political ebb and flow. In fact, many of our patients come to us hoping to escape the toll that the stress of it all has taken on their appearance. As one could expect, this year is unlike any other.
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By now, you have likely heard about CoolSculpting and perhaps, even have a friend or two that has enjoyed a slimmer figure thanks to this revolutionary treatment. With all the talk, chances are high that you have found yourself wondering, “Is CoolSculpting right for me?”
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As microneedling continues to gain popularity as a skin care essential, a number of at-home devices, known as dermarollers, have been introduced as an alternative to professional, in-office microneedling treatments. This has many of our patients here in the Washington DC area wondering, which is the better option of the two?
As with other skin care services, there is no at-home substitution for the quality of care that you will receive at Capital Laser & Skin Care. Dr. Tanzi reminds her patients, “in-office dispensed skin care that is customized to the particular needs of the patient will almost always provide superior results.”
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Winter weather can be especially troublesome for men and women with rosacea as the cold, dry air can trigger outbreaks. Mix in wind, indoor heating, and low humidity and you are likely to find yourself with a flare-up. Our very own Dr. Tanzi understands this problem as she, like many of our Chevy Chase patients, struggles with rosacea. Fortunately, Capital Laser & Skin Care has a number of ways to help relieve your rosacea.
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The holiday season is here—and isn’t it beautiful! As we celebrate the spirit of the season here in Washington DC, you are sure to want to have a holiday glow. Treatments like Clear + Brilliant at Capital Laser & Skin Care can make your skin look its best for however you choose to spend your holidays.
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As we say goodbye to the summer months and hello to fall, you may find that your skin is in need of a little extra TLC. Luckily for you, fall is the perfect time of year to transform your complexion and prepare your skin for the season ahead.
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Dermal fillers have been used for years to reduce fine lines and wrinkles as well as to restore volume. The areas that are commonly treated are the face, lips and hands. There are many different fillers and the options continue to increase.Continue reading “Fillers 101: Everything You Need to Know About America’s Favorite Age-Fighting Treatments” »
With fall approaching, many of us will find ourselves nostalgic for the school days of the past. However, some memories may not be as enjoyable as others, as many will not soon forget their struggle with acne. Just as in our teen years, some of us continue to struggle with acne well into our 30s, 40s, and beyond.
There is no question, acne is frustrating at any age! Hoping to control breakouts, our patients often seek advice from our skin care experts at Capital Laser and Skin Care. It is back to class for you as we provide a lesson in how to effectively target, treat, and prevent future acne outbreaks.
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