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Western Dermatology Blog

The Spa @ Western Dermatology Consultants Welcomes a New Nurse Injector Specialist

We’re pleased to announce the newest addition to our team at The Spa @ Western Dermatology Consultants: Nurse Injector Specialist Candace Griego, RN. Candace had been a client of Western Dermatology Consultants for many years before becoming a part of our team earlier this month. She realized at a young age that nursing would be … Continue reading The Spa @ Western Dermatology Consultants Welcomes a New Nurse Injector Specialist

CoolSculpting® vs. CoolSculpting® Elite: What’s the Difference?

Given recent advances in the fat-freezing technology, the question many of our patients have been asking is: What is the difference between CoolSculpting® and CoolSculpting® Elite? Here’s what Albuquerque, NM, patients should know about these treatments if they’re trying to determine which one is best for them.  CoolSculpting® is a non-surgical body contouring technique that solves the problem of … Continue reading CoolSculpting® vs. CoolSculpting® Elite: What’s the Difference?

Why Facial Exercises Don’t Help with Wrinkles

The concept of “exercising” the face to reduce signs of aging has become very popular in recent times and has been promoted by many celebrities. As our skin loses elasticity over time, it can be challenging to maintain a youthful appearance, so many people are searching for new ways to maintain supple, smooth skin. Those … Continue reading Why Facial Exercises Don’t Help with Wrinkles

What’s the Best Way to Treat Laugh Lines?

Vertical lines that located on either side of the mouth are often called smile lines or laugh lines—because they’re most noticeable when you’re smiling and laughing—but the technical term for them is nasolabial folds. These lines develop between the bottom of the nose and corners of the mouth, and their severity varies from person to … Continue reading What’s the Best Way to Treat Laugh Lines?

How to Identify Signs of Sun Damage on Your Skin

We provide skin resurfacing at our Albuquerque, NM-based practice as a way of improving the health and appearance of skin that has been damaged by overexposure to sunlight or other stressors, such as smoking. Prolonged, unprotected sun exposure is a sure-fire way to cause lasting damage to one’s skin. This is because the sun’s rays penetrate … Continue reading How to Identify Signs of Sun Damage on Your Skin