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Skin aging is a natural and inevitable process. Professional medical treatments can slow down or even reverse the appearance of the signs left by the passing of time. Here are some of the treatments available at Elevated Dermatology: Laser treatments – the most effective anti-aging treatment, laser treatments penetrate the deeper layers of the skin to reduce wrinkles and tighten skin. The treatments take a couple of months to show visible effects, but the results are long-lasting; Light therapy –...

Getting regular facials is a great way to de-stress and ensure that your skin gets the nourishment and the pampering necessary to keep it fresh and radiant. The ideal frequency of facials depends on the condition of your skin. Here are the benefits of regular visits to a dermatologist Castle Rock skincare specialist: Rejuvenation – your aesthetician will choose the treatments and the products that work best for your age, for your skin type, and your skincare goals; Slowing down...

Acne is a very common skin affection that manifests in red, inflamed bumps and pustules on the skin. The breakouts might leave behind scars that are hard to conceal. Fortunately, Elevated Dermatology’s board certified Dermatologist Dr. Kate Messana can help treat acne scars, achieving excellent results. Here are some of the methods she uses: ProFractional Laser resurfacing – one of the most effective techniques for deep acne scarring, this treatment involves a laser that uses heat to create channels in...

Many people consider yearly visits to a dermatologist to be a burden. Here is why it is essential to include a visit to Elevated Dermatology into your busy schedule: Diagnosing skin problems when they are still easy to treat – with yearly visits to your doctor, you can be sure that any change in previously existing spots or moles is detected and the adequate treatment is started before the problem worsens; Addressing new skin problems – whether you have just...

Skin cancer is among the most common cancers. Most types are easily curable if detected early but prevention is the best course of action. Here is how you can protect yourself from skin cancer: Seek shade – prolonged, direct exposure to the sun is a known risk factor skin cancer. To prevent any harm from the sun, try to stay in the shade as much as possible, especially between 10 AM and 2 PM, when the sun is the strongest; ...

  Cancer awareness campaigns are a key way to help with disease prevention and serve as a reminder to patients to keep up with exams from skin cancer surgeons in Parker, CO. These campaigns help educate the public about the symptoms and signs that should not be neglected and communicate the importance of regular screening. To increase the campaigns’ efficiency, each month of the year is dedicated to a particular type of cancer. The most common types of cancer are associated...

  Why Is May Melanoma Awareness Month? Melanoma is one of the most common forms of cancer the world over. Melanoma is an illness that is the most commonly related to sun exposure – that is probably why May, of all months, has been selected as Melanoma awareness month. May is when the weather usually turns fair and stable when temperatures start rising. The sun starts shining bright, and May is when we all want to spend more time outdoors. These seasonal...

Benign and malignant skin conditions are becoming increasingly common these days. Getting your skin checked every year is an important part of your self-care routine. Here’s why: Peace of mind – many people worry when they detect a new mole or some other change on their skin, but they postpone the visit to the Dermatologist for fear of the diagnosis. Building a relationship with a dermatology Parker CO office that you trust can help ease your worries by either confirming...

We all want to have fresh, flawless, radiant skin, but your skin’s beauty is influenced by many things, from natural aging to environmental factors, from our diet to the amount of stress that we are exposed to. Here are some skincare facts from the Dermatologists at Elevated Dermatology to help you take the best care of your skin: Moisturizing is essential for all skin types – beautiful skin needs hydration from the outside and the inside. Picking the right moisturizing...

The term “prejuvenation” is everywhere these days - the new skincare trend emphasizes preventing and delaying the effects of time rather than tackling symptoms when it comes to the effects of aging. Prejuvenation treatments focus on increasing the production of compounds that are essential for maintaining the youthful appearance of the skin, such as collagen and elastin, and the preservation of facial volumes. Here are some of the top benefits of prejuvenation treatments: Non-invasive or minimally invasive treatments – prejuvenation...