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
Afterglow Physician Directed Medical Aesthetics
2609 Westview Dr. #104
North Vancouver, British Columbia V7N 4M2
Phone: (604) 980-3993
Monday–Friday: 9 a.m.–5 p.m.
Saturday: 9 a.m.–1 p.m.
Ambleside Dermedics Health Center
285 17th Street #22
West Vancouver, British Columbia V7V 3S6
Phone: (604) 925-3376
Monday–Friday: 9 a.m.–5 p.m.
Yearly Archives: 2019
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
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
With summer around the corner, now is the best time to get your glow on at one of our Vancouver-area medi-spa locations. Starting treatments in the spring will give you plenty of time to make sure you look and feel your best for pool parties, beach days, Canada Day celebrations, and more. If you want to …Read More
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
If you are thinking of getting BOTOX® Cosmetic, you might be wondering ‘How long does it take to work?’ and ‘How long does it last?’ To help you make the best decision to achieve your beauty goals, here are some details to consider prior to your appointment. First, it will depend on whether it is your …Read More
What to know before getting dermal fillers: Dermal fillers can be an alternative to plastic surgery. Fillers smooth out the skin by filling in your wrinkles. Through the use of hyaluronic acid, temporary dermal fillers can enhance different facial features while adding volume and enhancing facial contours. Hyaluronic acid has the ability to store moisture …Read More
PRP stands for platelet-rich-plasma, which is a natural substance that comes from our blood and is essential to wound healing. It can be used in skin rejuvenation, as it releases growth factors into the skin to increase the repair process that takes place after a controlled injury. It can stimulate new collagen and elastin production. …Read More
Platelet-rich-plasma, or PRP, is a natural substance originating in our blood that is very important to the healing of injuries as it contains growth factors. This is a minimally invasive injectable treatment that utilizes your own blood to rejuvenate hair growth on the scalp. During your treatment to treat hair restoration, we take a small …Read More
Infini radiofrequency microneedling is a treatment that uses micro-needles to create controlled micro-injuries to the skin and deliver heat deep into the skin, which can trigger the release of collagen and elastin. The heat can cause a tightening effect, resulting in firmer, more youthful-looking skin. Skin conditions that can be treated with Infini: - fine …Read More