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Still on the Fence About Botox? Try These Alternatives

Let’s face it: Botox has gotten a bad rap. Thanks to certain celebrities, some people associate Botox with a “frozen” or unnatural look. They believe that it will immobilize key areas of their faces so they can’t express themselves naturally, making them look emotionless. However, it isn’t the Botox that creates that effect: it’s a Continue Reading >>

The Future Looks Clear for Psoriasis Treatment

If you’ve been suffering from itchy skin, as well as the painful and embarrassing plaques and scales of psoriasis, relief is on the way. Research and drug development for treating psoriasis has escalated over the last few years, leading to a number of promising therapies that could lead to 100% skin clearance in many patients. Continue Reading >>

Are You Suffering from These Common Skin Problems?

As much as you try to take good care of your skin, you still could find yourself needing wrinkle treatment or skin rejuvenation. Prolonged exposure to the sun in Hawaii, the environment, genetics, and aging each can contribute to wrinkle formation, acne breakouts, excess hair growth, and a loss of desirable body contours. At Kitagawa Continue Reading >>

At-Home Skin Care Tips That Will Keep You Looking Refreshed

Daily skin care is an effective and essential preventative measure to help delay the effects of aging. The earlier you start practicing good, consistent at-home skin care and the more regularly you sustain it, the better your skin will fare over time. Nourishing skincare helps keep wrinkles at bay for a brighter, more youthful-looking complexion. Continue Reading >>

5 Things You Never Knew about Laser Hair Removal

Laser technology has been successfully used in medicine for more than 50 years, which is a testament to its efficacy and safety. One type of laser treatment that has been in use for more than 20 years in Honolulu is laser hair removal – and it seems as if this procedure is only gaining popularity. Continue Reading >>

Tattoo Regret? Eliminate Unwanted Tattoos Permanently

If you have a tattoo that you regret, you’re part of the 1 in 4 Americans estimated to have an unwanted tattoo. The reasons for regret vary – maturity, career aspirations, an unwanted reminder, a change of heart, etc. – but ultimately, the decision to undergo tattoo removal is difficult because there are physical as Continue Reading >>

5 Conditions Perfect for IPL Treatment

Not every cosmetic dermatological treatment in Hawaii is versatile enough to address such a wide variety of skin conditions like intense pulsed laser (IPL) treatments can. Its innovative technology is effective for laser skin resurfacing and rejuvenation of your appearance. The procedure incurs almost no downtime or side effects, and the improvements are natural looking. Continue Reading >>

6 Factors in the Success of Your Tattoo Removal

The decision to have a tattoo removed is as difficult to make as the decision to get a tattoo in the first place. In addition to considering the emotional merits of tattoo removal, you also have to consider the physical impact it will have on your skin. Furthermore, you may have to think about how Continue Reading >>