Photodynamic Therapy (PDT) & Laser Acne Treatment

  For over 18 years we have specialized in Integrative & Laser Medicine. Our expertise includes a broad spectrum of treatments for cystic acne and skin. From conducting our own independent research to utilizing well established…

What Causes Jowls & How to Get Rid of Them

  Once upon a time…. the skin on our face was tight and toned, and our cheeks proudly proclaimed to the world “I am healthy, and filled with vim vigor and vitality” Then one day our cheeks start getting loose and…

What is Eczema? Symptoms, Causes & Different Types

  Why pay so much lip-service to the different types of eczemas? After all, they’re just rashes that can’t be cured and tend to go away on their own, right? While the above may be true, it’s also true that eczema is an…

Teenage Acne - What Causes it and How to Prevent it

  The first key to understanding why teens get acne is that poor exercising and eating habits are not the cause of teenage acne. No, while diet can make things worse for people who get acne, those french fries and chocolate did not…

In Search of Optimal Health

  Imagine if someone told you that there is a cure for herpes, diabetes, Lyme disease, lupus, MS and many more diseases considered to be incurable life-sentence illnesses by conventional medicine. Wouldn’t you be overjoyed? What…

Does Birth Control Help for Hormonal Acne During Your Period?

  Before we dive into the science behind hormonal acne and period acne, let's briefly touch on genetics. Is acne genetic? Given that almost everybody suffers from some degree of acne, our genetic endowment is almost irrelevant.…

Having Thick Skin Can Be A Good Thing - By Bree Walker

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  Repost of an article originally written in 2006 It's been said that a working journalist must have thick skin but I never thought this expression had literal meaning. Now that I am officially middle age, I am eager for a dermatological…

Wrinkles - Causes, Prevention and Removal

  It has been said before that “Wrinkles are a roadmap of your life.” Well… I’m not sure I want to live my past every time I look in the mirror. I prefer to live in the present with healthy, beautiful and happy skin! One…

Lyme Disease Prevention - Your Questions Answered

Lyme Disease Prevention : Staying Safe from Lyme Disease During Tick Season   A Nova Scotia nurse says her community is facing a Lyme disease epidemic in the form of an increased risk of Lyme disease. She is calling on Ottawa to act,…

Does Microneedling Work? What are the Results?

  All natural: Skin tightening / Collagen generation / Acne Scars / Stretch-marks Ever hear the adage: “what doesn’t kill you will make you stronger”? Well… being pricked with a needle definitely won’t kill you,…