Aug 16

NuFACE Microcurrent Technology Gives Instant Lift in 15 Minutes

  Art of Skin MD is excited to offer NuFACE microcurrent technology as an in-office facial or for purchase for home use.  This microcurrent facial toning device is the only FDA-approved device in its category and shows a visible lift after only a 15 minute treatment.  Results after a single treatment last up to 72 hours and a repeated series of treatment can prolong the lifting effect on the face and jawline.  

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  NuFACE has enormous media buzz and has been selected as a top beauty device by New Beauty magazine and featured in countless beauty and fashion magazines including Marie Claire, Elle, InStyle, and Harper's Bazaar.  NuFACE has even been recently featured on NBC's the Today Show.  
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Right side of face ONLY treated by NuFACE. Note higher arch on right eyebrow and upturned corner on right side of mouth compared to untreated left side of face.

                                              NuFACE uses a conducting gel, but is also combined with topical preparations to boost penetration of anti-aging gels and serums.  At Art of Skin MD, Dr. Palm and her staff utilize the Neocutis Bio-Gel with NuFACE to increase the uptake of growth factors by the skin.   Growth factor cream San Diego     NuFACE is an excellent means of painlessly prepping for an important event to give a refreshed, lifted look.  NuFACE is an excellent adjunctive treatment following many laser procedures.  NuFACE can be performed just prior to Intense Pulsed Light treatment to remove brown spots and red discoloration such as rosacea.  Additionally, NuFACE can be used in the weeks following stronger laser procedures such as photodynamic therapy and fractionated laser resurfacing (ECO2).  In the weeks following these procedure, a series of NuFACE treatment can significantly increase the delivery of moisture and cosmeceutical active ingredients into the skin.   NuFACE is an excellent add-on indulgence before short in-office procedures such as Botox, Dysport, or Sculptra.  The temporary skin tightening and lifting capabilities of NuFACE complements the muscle relaxation from neuromodulators such as Botox, Dysport, or Xeomin.  Furthermore, the lifting action of NuFACE just prior to Sculptra facial volumizing treatment can complement the volumizing effect of this biostimulatory filler.   Skin tightening facial in San Diego   Ask the staff of Art of Skin MD for a demonstration today or call (858) 792-7546 for more information on NuFACE.  Ask about special promotions and offers regarding NuFACE, especially as a bonus "add-on" to other cosmetic procedures.  Put your best face forward today!  

Aug 8

Dr. Melanie Palm of Art of Skin MD Announced as San Diego Magazine Woman of the Year 2012 Nominee

  Art of Skin MD is proud to share that Dr. Melanie Palm was announced as one of San Diego Magazine's Women of the Year 2012.  She joins a prestigious group of female leaders in the San Diego community as a collective group of Women Who Move the City.   Dr. Palm nominated woman of the year   San Diego Magazine recognizes dynamic women who work provide significant community contributions and positive change for our Southern California community. Dr. Melanie Palm is recognized as a award-winning and community-minded physician.   Dr. Melanie Palm is affiliated with Scripps Memorial Hospital Encinitas and has lectured 4 times in the past year for their Distinguished Speaker Series. She is an Assistant Clinical Professor at the University of San Diego California where she instructs physicians in cosmetic, dermatologic, and laser surgery.   She also has raised over $3000 in the past month for Angel Faces, a nonprofit organization that provides support for adolescent girls suffering from traumatic burn injuries. Dr. Melanie Palm is recognized as an accomplished author, with over 20 journal articles and 3 book chapters to her credit. She is a nationally and internationally recognized lecturer and expert in cosmetic, laser and dermatologic surgery. She has lectured on 3 continents and will lecture in September 2012 in Australia on light and laser technology for sun damage and tanned skin.   Please join the celebration of Dr. Melanie Palm and all the San Diego Magazine Women Who Move the City on Tuesday, September 18th at La Costa Resort from 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm. Tickets may be purchased on the San Diego magazine website.