Contrary to popular belief, injectables don’t just treat fine lines and wrinkles. They’re actually a very versatile treatment that can treat and eliminate a variety of skin conditions and other imperfections. The key to getting the best results is knowing what type of injectable to get, as each of them have a specialized purpose and function.   If you’re looking for the right injectable in Toronto, to help get you started we breakdown some of the most popular ones below and what areas they treat. Fine Lines And Wrinkles Injectables are most commonly used to tackle pesky fine lines and wrinkles. For an appearance that looks “forever young”, some go-to fillers include Botox, Belotero and Xeomin. Botox is known for temporarily smoothing out moderate to severe lines including laugh lines, crows feet, and more. When injected into the treatment area,…


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Everybody dreams about having clear, smooth skin but sometimes genetics, lifestyle, medications and diet can get in the way of that. For mild conditions, prescription and over-the-counter creams and medications can help, but for more serious cases, more and more people are turning to laser treatments to help clear their complexion.   One of the more popular treatments is the Yellow Laser, a state-of-the-art laser procedure for skin rejuvenation. It can treat even the most complicated skin conditions with minimal downtime and discomfort, and is also safe to use on all skin tones. Before we get into what conditions this laser technology can treat, let’s look into what it is and what to expect during a treatment session. What Is Yellow Laser? Leading the pack in laser innovation, the popularity of the Yellow Laser is a result of it’s precision,…


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When it comes to skin rejuvenation, laser treatments are all the rage! In order to achieve flawless skin, many people are opting for this groundbreaking technology to help clear up and heal even the toughest skin conditions. A popular laser treatment amongst many patients is the Yellow Laser, an effective noninvasive procedure that promises to restore and bring your skin back to life. But that’s not the only reason why patients are rushing to book their appointment.   Here are the top five benefits of Yellow Laser: It’s A Versatile Treatment The Yellow Laser treatment is an impressive laser technology that can help treat multiple skin conditions, especially ones that can’t be treated with regular over-the-counter creams and treatments. It’s best for those who suffer from acne, melasma, vascular lesions, unwanted blood vessels, skin redness, and skin sensitivity. To find…


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Looking younger has never been easier. These days, if you want to make natural looking enhancements to your face and shave years off your appearance, injectables in Toronto may be the best option for you.   In the last couple years, injectables have skyrocketed in popularity. According to a 2016 study by the American Society Of Plastic Surgeons, non-invasive cosmetic procedures, which include injectables and fillers, have risen almost 200% since 2000. So if you’re worried that giving your face a couple tweaks to look younger is still taboo, worry no more! More people are getting treatments done than ever before. Why has there been such a surge in popularity? Besides celebrity influence, the procedure itself is quick and easy. Unlike other cosmetic treatments, there is little to no downtime and results are pretty immediate. But is this procedure safe?…


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It’s no secret, life can quickly catch up with you and you can often tell by how your skin looks. It may appear duller, less vibrant, and lack vitality. A chemical peel is a great, non-invasive cosmetic procedure that can give you a youthful-looking glow by helping treat your ageing, damaged, discoloured and acne prone skin. The treatment works by exfoliating the top layers of your skin to reveal a clear and brighter looking complexion underneath. As one of the oldest and most popular go-to procedures for patients, a chemical peel can make you look significantly refreshed and rejuvenated after just one session.   There are many different types of chemical peels on the market, which all target specific skin insecurities. Whether you’re looking to target hyperpigmentation, reduce breakouts, or eliminate fine lines and wrinkles, there’s a chemical peel that…


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If you’re not familiar with the world of chemical peels, the name itself can have you running in the other direction. The idea of “chemicals” being applied to your skin can certainly be daunting to some, but did you know that chemical peels can help you achieve brighter, clearer, more youthful-looking skin? They are a great solution for patients who have a wide variety of skin concerns and can improve the appearance of wrinkles, acne, and hyperpigmentation. If you still need convincing, here are a few skin benefits of chemical peels. Stimulate Collagen Production A chemical solution applied to your skin will get to work immediately by exfoliating dead skin cells and trigger a chain reaction to the tissue under the surface of your skin. As the outermost layer of your skin (the epidermis) begins to peel, the skin cells…


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A common concern for many cosmetic surgery patients involve areas of unwanted, stubborn areas of fat that are difficult to get rid of with diet and exercise alone. Whether you are hoping to re-contour your body after pregnancy, experience bulges of fat along your back and sides, or pincheable areas around your thighs, localized areas of fat can be hard to get rid of permanently.               One of the most popular cosmetic procedures performed all around the world is liposuction– and for good reason. This cosmetic surgery can safely, effectively, and permanently remove sebaceous fat and re-define the contours of your body. Though liposuction is an effective method to remove stubborn areas of fat, it involves incisions and a period of time to recover, which some individuals may not be able to afford. In…


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Do you have stubborn areas of localized fat that you would like to get rid of? Have you already tried traditional means to eliminate it through diet and exercise and had no luck? If so, you may have heard about non-surgical body contouring procedures that freeze your fat away, which targets and naturally eliminates fat cells in localized areas without the need for incisions, surgery, or downtime. How Does Fat Freezing Work? Fat freezing here at Fairview Laser works by freezing stubborn fat in areas such as the tummy area, thighs, or “love handles”. The technology utilized to do this procedure will deliver controlled cooling to effectively target fat cells alone, which will then be crystallized and frozen in a process called “cryolipolysis”. The body will naturally eliminate these cells in an easy, non-invasive way that diet and exercise cannot…


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What Is Acne? Acne is one of the most common skin conditions affecting millions of people in North America alone. They often show up as a breakout of pimples on the face, but it can also occur on the chest, back, shoulders, and neck. Acne occurs when your pores get clogged with oil, bacteria, and dead skin cells. Although acne tends to affect teenagers going through puberty, it is very common in adults as well. While a breakout on the chest or back can be easily covered with clothing, it can be more difficult to cover the texture of blemishes and pimples on the face. They can also be tender to the touch and even painful, depending on how severe the breakout is. Acne can sometimes make you feel self-conscious about your appearance and lower your confidence. Luckily, there are…


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After a acne breakout, acne scars are often the byproduct. If blemishes are popped or picked at, it can lead to additional damage on the skin and thus, leave a scar as a result. Unfortunately, acne scars can still develop regardless of how careful you may be with handling your skin. Cystic breakouts, as well as inflamed blemishes, are the most likely to leave a scar behind, although for some skin tones, even small breakouts can lead to scaring. Acne scars can come in a variety of forms: Post Inflammatory Pigmentation: This flat discolouration is very common and usually appears as brown, purple, or red spots on the skin. These scars can take a long time to disappear on its own. Pitted, Depressed, or Atrophic Scars: These scars are indented below the rest of the surrounding skin and appear most…


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