Yearly Archives: 2011

Metvix® – A New Treatment for Actinic Keratoses

Dr. Ebrahim is pleased to offer Metvix® as an alternative to surgery for the treatment of Actinic Keratoses (AK) and certain types of Basal Cell Carcinomas (BCC).  This is a light-sensitive drug that is combined with a Red light treatment to destroy cancer cells. Metvix® comes in a cream containing methyl aminolevulinate, which is specifically absorbed into …

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Lasers: When 1+1+1 = a Perfect 10!

When you come to Afterglow, we have 3 different types of lasers that can give you smoother and more even skin.  Fractional lasers, the latest in skin resurfacing, have transformed our approach to creating smoother, more even toned skin.  By creating microscopic holes in the skin, these lasers produce results that are greater than their …

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Dermal Rolling – a new treatment for Stretch Marks

Also referred to as skin needling, Dermal Rolling is used for collagen channeling for natural collagen induction. The principal behind this therapy is simple:  when applied to the skin, under a local or topical anaesthetic, channels are created deep into the dermis of the skin. These channels cause keratinocytes and fibroblasts to produce numerous growth …

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‘Erotic Capital’

There was an interesting article in the Oct. 5 issue of the Vancouver Sun, referencing 'erotic capital'.  Alison Beard wrote an article in the Harvard Business Review about growing corporate interest in how appearance and people skills are valued just like intelligence, money and social connections.  In her article she sights three books on the …

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All I want for Christmas are two hairless legs!

No laser hair removal is 100%, but we can give you a 60 - 80% reduction.  And it's not just women who want to be hair free - don't forget the man in your life.  All that 'scalp hair' that is relocating to his back, doesn't have to stay there!  Now is the time to …

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A Holiday Gift for You – whether you have been naughty or nice

Men are often stumped with holiday gift ideas.  We invite you to send us your 'Ambleside treatment Wish List', along with your significant other's email address.  We will send him some suggestions, and if he's interested, he can purchase you a gift card or a specific treatment.  It can all be done over the phone: …

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‘Erotic Capital’

There was an interesting article in the Oct. 5 issue of the Vancouver Sun, referencing 'erotic capital'.  Alsion Beard wrote an article in the Harvard Business Review about growing corporate interest in how appearance and people skills are valued just like intelligence, money and social connections. In her article she sights three books on the …

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