Somewhere in the world, a HydraFacial is performed every 15 seconds. This essentially amounts to 2 million treatments given globally last year alone. That’s more than the total number of Botox injections administered in the U.S. in 2017. Does the HydraFacial really live up to its hype? Read on and see for yourself!   What… Read More »

Skin Stabilization

Stabilization prevents acquired sensitivity to treatment while increasing the skin’s resistance to negative external and/or internal factors by repairing and maintaining normal cellular functions in both the epidermis and dermis.    Epidermal Stabilization Strengthens skin and builds resistance Maintains healthy barrier function Restores adequate hydration Preserves DNA integrity Optimizes natural exfoliation by regulating keratinocyte maturation… Read More »

Chronic Inflammation Elimination

Inflammation is induced by many elements, including disease, UV light, excess sebum and long-term use of topical irritants. It is the immune system’s innate response against internal and eternal assaults. Inflammation is a normal, essential defense mechanism to keep the body healthy. Acute inflammation can be beneficial. For example, in wound healing: Inflammation is necessary… Read More »

Sebum Control

Sebum control prevents induction and progression of chronic inflammation and pigment conditions resulting from excess sebum output.   Excess sebum is detrimental to skin health. Sebum control is a critical step in skin health restoration to help prevent and control inflammatory conditions.   Excess sebum results in the following: Clogs pores, leading to acne Manifests… Read More »

Skin Barrier Function

At Desert Bloom Plastic Surgery, you’ve probably heard the term “skin barrier function” a time or two. Skin barrier function is important to correcting skin weakness, sensitivity, dryness, and restoring skin health. What is skin barrier function? According to Dr. Zein Obagi, the barrier function “acts as a protective skin envelope preventing penetration of harmful… Read More »

Wrinkles Beware: A New Longer-Lasting Option for Non-Invasive Anti-Aging is Almost Here

For decades, now, Botox has been the brand that people think of when they hear anti-aging. Every year, over 7 million Americans undergo Botox treatments to reduce wrinkles and feel their very best. At Oasis Aesthetics, we carry a range of neurotoxin injectables, including Botox, Dysport, and Jouveau, all of which work using the same basic principles. Each of… Read More »

Chemical Peel vs. Laser: Which Has Better Anti-Aging Effects?

Daily skincare products make a big difference to our skin, but really, there’s no anti-aging treatment as effective and potent as a chemical peel or laser treatment. Both procedures do wonders for your appearance, but which one is best? It might just be that there isn’t a yes-or-no answer to this. Signs of aging include… Read More »

Cool Science Behind the Best Anti-Aging Cosmetic Treatments: Why They Work So Well

Isn’t science amazing? Today’s anti-aging cosmetic treatments are unlike anything you’ve ever used before. We can fade sunspots, smooth wrinkles, and rejuvenate the skin, achieving impressive results without surgery.  Anti-aging cosmetic treatments are more advanced than ever before. Cutting edge technology and breakthroughs in FDA approved techniques offer patients a chance to turn back the… Read More »