Skinsights

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Welcome to Skinsights, the regularly updated blog for the Pierre Skin Care Institute. Check here regularly for posts on the latest treatments and technology, current trends, skincare advice, and more.

Does CoolSculpting® Reduce Belly Fat?

As we all know, losing weight can be challenging. One of the reasons why it’s so difficult for people who are overweight to lower the number on the scale is that their body actively works against them and attempts to prevent lasting weight loss. Although diet and exercise have an influence on your weight, there …

What’s the Best Way to Treat Marionette Lines?

Facial wrinkles can make us look years older, angry, unfriendly, unhappy, or all of the above—even when we don’t feel that way inside. As your skin ages, lines known as marionette lines or melomental folds, which are creases that extend from the corners of the mouth to the chin, begin to form. They are called …

Who is an Ideal Candidate for Cheek Fillers?

It’s no secret that our facial appearance changes significantly as we age. In youth, we typically start off with a face that is more of triangle or heart shape with high, full cheeks. This becomes inverted as skin deflates and the lower jaw becomes heavier. The cheeks are often one of the areas where loss …

Which Areas of the Body Can Be Targeted with CoolSculpting®?

It can be frustrating for people who work hard to get fit and close to their goal weight through a healthy diet and exercise routine, but who find that there are still some areas of excess fat that they can never seem to lose. Genetics, hormonal factors, and aging can cause us to be predisposed …

How Can You Maximize Results from Laser Skin Resurfacing?

As our skin gets older, it holds fewer of the components it needs to maintain its youthful strength and elasticity. In addition to wrinkles and sagging, other irregularities like hyperpigmentation, acne scars, and uneven texture may develop over time. Injectable treatments are helpful for wrinkles, but other cosmetic procedures—such as laser treatments—are more beneficial for …

Who Are the Best Candidates for Exilis Ultra?

Skin laxity or looseness is a condition that occurs when the skin loses its firmness and structure, so it begins to sag as a result. Regardless of how healthy our lifestyle is and how often we work out, everyone experiences some form of skin laxity at some time as our age increases. The main reason …

How to Prevent Acne Breakouts

The last thing anyone wants to deal with right before a special occasion is a sudden, unexpected acne flare-up. Even worse than that, however, would be skin that is constantly covered with severe acne that never seems to go away. Most of us get a few pimples occasionally, but some people have a chronic, long-term acne condition …

How Do You Manage Bruising After Injectables? (Part 2)

It’s normal for a bruise to happen after an injury, such as getting hit by someone during a competitive sports game or bumping into something while walking across a dark room. Bruises also occur after medical or cosmetic injections (minor bruising is a typical side effect after any form of injectable wrinkle reduction, including hyaluronic acid fillers …

Kybella® vs. CoolSculpting®: Which is Best for a Double Chin?

Is your chin the part of you that you’re most self-conscious about? A defined, sculpted jawline and a toned neck are qualities that many men and women want for themselves, but it might not be easy to get this look because of weight gain or a weak bone structure due to genetics. Even though we …

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