Afterglow Physician Directed Medical Aesthetics Blog

5 Things You Should Know About Skin Boosters

Do you know that “Skin Boosters are the next-level cosmetic treatment”? This latest cosmetic invention, named after its primary function, is the newest dermal filler procedure targeting skin dehydration, fine lines and dullness. Skin Boosters have become one of the most popular treatments because of the unique nature and clinically proven results. Interested to learn …

Read More

4 Tips to Slow Down Neck Skin Aging

Aging, a universal process that we all endure. To stay young, we eat clean, maintain physically active, take supplements, and try to adopt a healthy daily routine. But despite what we do, the signs of skin aging seem to be impossible to avoid. Because it is a process that is orchestrated by our genetic makeup, …

Read More
Woman in North Vancouver who has received small doses of BOTOX, also referred to as baby BOTOX

What is “Baby BOTOX”?

BOTOX® is always a popular treatment at our North Vancouver practice. These injectables can fade fine lines, improve wrinkles, and rejuvenate different areas of the face. However, many patients today want smaller, subtler results. They want the benefits of BOTOX without appearing “worked on”—and so, “baby BOTOX” is born. Baby BOTOX is a great alternative …

Read More
Woman receiving BOTOX injection

BOTOX®, Dysport® & XEOMIN®: What Are the Differences?

While BOTOX used to be our Vancouver-area clinics’ go-to injectable wrinkle reducer, it’s not the only product on the market today. Alternatives, including Dysport and XEOMIN, have expanded your neuromodulator options, offering slightly different formulations and results. As more products become available, you may be curious about how they vary and which one may be …

Read More
Woman smiling after seeing results from her IPL Photo Facial treatment

5 Reasons the IPL Photofacial Is So Worth It

When it comes to getting major results with minor downtime, the IPL photofacial has a lot to offer. This light-based treatment is one of the most powerful ways to even skin pigmentation and reduce redness, dark spots, and discoloration. Combine these effects with little to no downtime, and you’ll see why the IPL photofacial is …

Read More
A woman undergoes microneedling

5 Facts You Should Know About Microneedling

Microneedling is gaining buzz in the cosmetic world, thanks to its ability to create dramatic anti-aging effects without the need for surgery or major downtime. But what is it really like to undergo a dermal roller microneedling treatment at one of our Vancouver-area locations? In this blog post, we’ll review 5 facts about the popular treatment …

Read More
A woman happy with her injectable treatment results

Cosmetic Trends Today: BOTOX COSMETIC®, Dysport®, and XEOMIN® Still on Top

When we look at today’s trends in medical aesthetics, it’s no surprise to our team that people still can’t get enough of BOTOX COSMETIC®. At our Vancouver-area medi-spa locations, this injectable product and similar variations including Dysport® and XEOMIN® are consistently patient favorites, thanks to their reliable anti-aging capabilities. It’s a trend that extends far …

Read More
Model touching face

Exciting Changes in the Medispa Business

The medispa business is always evolving. New technology and new techniques keep things interesting. Highly trained doctors are always educating themselves to provide the latest information and treatments to their clientele. And indeed, the clientele is seeing a shift as well – expanding really, to include more people from different generations. Dr. Ebrahim continually attends …

Read More
Back to Top