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
Afterglow Physician Directed Medical Aesthetics
2609 Westview Dr. #104
North Vancouver, British Columbia V7N 4M2
Phone: (604) 998-1594
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.
Category Archives: Beauty
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
Yes, it's that time of year again when we all think about improving ourselves, doing things differently and better. A great way to skip into spring is by eating well to promote healthy skin. Let's face it, we all want to look our best, but sometimes life just gets in the way. As the saying …Read More
Unwanted hair can be a chore to remove, particularly in the warmer months when you want to wear shorts, tank tops, and swimsuits on a regular basis. Laser hair removal can make your routine faster, easier, and more comfortable; however, waiting until summer for treatment is not recommended. The reason for this is because many …Read More
One of the fastest growing cosmetic procedures in the nation is lip augmentation. At Ambleside Dermedics, we offer a wide range of volumising lip fillers, and we also value your safety and results. If you desire fuller lips, make sure you ask the medical professional performing the procedure the following questions for the best possible …Read More
Hair reduction treatments are one of the most popular non-surgical procedures out there. However, many patients have to miss out on the convenience of lasting hair removal due to having darker skin or otherwise not being an ideal candidate. Fortunately, Afterglow Skincare uses Soprano ICE, a state-of-the-art laser that makes it possible to minimize hair …Read More
Amino acids can make your skin look and feel healthier. AA (Amino Acids) are essential in the skin renewal process, because they stimulate collagen and elastin production. Topical AA feed the skin with essential building blocks that: Boost collagen Increase hydration Provide antioxidant protection Promote cellular repair You can make a healthy difference in your …Read More
CoolSculpting®, a non-surgical fat reduction treatment, is designed to enhance body contour. Dr. Shehla Ebrahim of Ambleside Dermedics discusses the patient response to this procedure and touches on the reported benefits. Vancouver, BC — Eighty-three percent of patients consider CoolSculpting® “worth it,” according to a poll conducted by medical resource website RealSelf.com. At her Vancouver …Read More