I’m frequently amazed at the number of patients who come to me with minor skin blemishes who waste huge sums on surgical and laser correction no one will ever notice. Surgically, the most “bang for your buck” is simple eyelid surgery… blepharoplasty. The procedure can be done in the office under local anesthesia with, occasionally, […]

Let’s face it, this has been a nasty winter. Cold, dry air wrecked havoc on your skin and the holiday season wasn’t kind to your waistline. Mention “Beauty Bridge” when you make an appointment at my office and receive 20% off all services. This includes BOTOX® and fillers, Laser Resurfacing and Tightening, and the  “6-Week […]

Let’s say it’s Friday night. On your way to work your route took you through dusty city streets, punctuated by a breeze wafting dried ‘wino pee dust’ and dog poop into the air. Wait! I could be wrong… it could have been dried ‘dog pee dust’ and wino poop… but let’s not split hairs. Then, […]

The best diet plan for losing 20 pounds fast, without being hungry and cranky, is HCG (Human Chorionic Gonadotropin). HCG is a water soluble hormone which selectively utilizes the stubborn stored fat in the tummy, “love handles”, butt and thighs.

Question: I have a pervasive case of Vitiligo which has bleached my neck and throat (also up and down my arms and legs.) To top it all off, I have hyperpigmentation on my face as well. Do you have any suggestions on what I should do?  I use SPF40 daily on my face; spf 50 […]

Question: Is there any product that actually reduces under-eye puffiness? Answer: I like Neova Eye Therapy and Neova Advanced Refining Lift Eye Gelee,  Murad  Renewing Eye Cream and SkinMedica  Uplifting Eye Serum. Just remember that they are treating the APPEARANCE of puffiness… not addressing the cause of the problem. How much sleep do you get? […]

  My specialty training at Albert Einstein Hospital and Cosmetic Surgery Fellowship prepared me for every surgical eventuality, but I have come to believe that cosmetic lasers, BOTOX® and a regular program of daily care are the future of anti-aging skin care. If we begin proper care young enough, we may never need cosmetic surgery. […]