The Science of Beauty

The Science of Beauty

Q: What is the difference between your Medical Aesthetics Practice and others in Chittenden County? A: Skin Deep Medical Aesthetics is truly a Medical Aesthetics practice. We aren’t just backed by physicians. Physicians perform the majority of the se

Pucker Up – Lip Augmentation!

Candy kisses. Cherry lips. Lip augmentation is one of the most fun ways to spruce up your look. Lip augmentation is done with hyalurnoic filler, which is a substance found in the body that can increased volume. It can be as subtle or dramatic as you

Platysmal Bands

What’s the deal with Platysmal Bands? As we get older, our neck muscles can reveal pretty quickly the effects of gravity and time. The platysmal band neck muscle can get weaker or enlarged, causing vertical ridges or bands. In the past, the onl

Liquid Face Lift

Liquid Face Lift: The Nefertiti Lift, Platysmal Band Injections and Voluma Lateral Lift Tweaking the lower face has become increasingly popular in this second decade of the new millennium. As we age, the overall tightening of the neck and jawline beg

The Chemical Brow Lift

Economy Down, Eyebrows UP! The Chemical Brow Lift with Botox or Xeomin Eyebrow lifts are a subtle way to up the sex-appeal factor: think Elizabeth Taylor, Audrey Hepburn, Kim Kardashian, Olivia Wilde. If the eyes are the mirror to the soul, the eyebr

Difference between UVA and UVB Rays

Before you head outside to enjoy the extra sunlight, take a few minutes to learn the difference between UVA and UVB rays – and catch up on the FDA’s sunscreen-labeling regulations.   ·A is for aging. UVA rays are always present when

Don’t worry, get Botox!

FEELING down? Smile. Cheer up. Put on a happy face. No doubt you’ve dismissed these bromides from friends and loved ones because everyone knows that you can’t feel better just by aping a happy look. Or perhaps you can. New research suggests that it i

Reflexology

Ahhhhh that feels good! Reflexology is a therapy based on the principle that there are small and specific areas of innervation in the hands and feet that correspond to specific muscle groups or organs of the body. In this system, the nerve endings in

Prenatal massage

Prenatal massage at Skin Deep Medical Aesthetics – a treat for mom and baby! Studies indicate that massage therapy performed during pregnancy can reduce anxiety, decrease symptoms of depression, relieve muscle aches and joint pains, and improve

“Neuromodulators” (Botox and Xeomin)

“Neuromodulators” (Botox and  Xeomin) What is the Difference? What is the difference between Botox and Xeomin?  These “neurotoxins”, more recently named “neuromodulators”, are injectable treatments to help reduce facial wrinkles and fine lines. Both