Skin Care

Top 5 Reasons to Buy SkinMedica Products from an Authorized Retailer

When it comes to purchasing skincare products, there are many options to choose from – both in terms of the products you use and where you decide to buy them. Here at Garcia Plastic & Hand Surgery, we are big fans of SkinMedica products for a number of reasons. We also highly recommend that our clients and customers purchase their SkinMedica products from authorized retailers like us. While it may seem like we’re biased, there…

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Must Have Summer Skincare Products You Need NOW

Caring for your skin during the summer can be a challenge. Busy schedules, long days, outdoor outings, and increased exposure to the sun’s harmful rays can be a recipe for disaster for your complexion. Luckily, there are a number of products that can make caring for your skin easier in the summer – and year round. Here are a few products we HIGHLY recommend when it comes to summertime skincare. You can find all of…

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Easy Age Spot Treatment Options That Can Help Restore Your Confidence

Have you been noticing an increase in the brown sots on your face, hands, chest, or elsewhere on your body? These age spots, or sun spots, tend to increase as you age. As a result, they leave many people feeling a bit self-conscious about their complexion. If your brown age spots leave you feeling less than confident, we have great news: There are a number of (easy) things you can do to treat them! Age…

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Unconventional Ways to Treat Blemishes: At-Home Remedies Using Household Products

We’ve all been there. There’s an important event coming up and you wake up one morning with a blemish on your face that seems to have appeared out of the blue. It’s a super inconvenient time to not be looking your best, but you are afraid there’s not much you can do. While the truth is that the best way to prevent blemishes is to take great care of your skin year-round, the rogue blemish…

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How To Get Rid of Sunspots

Spending time outside in the sunshine is one of the biggest perks of the summer. Unfortunately, come fall, the ill effects of spending lots of time out in the sun have usually begun to show for most people. Sunspots and freckles tend to form and darken in the summer, even if you were careful not to get sunburned. As your summer skin starts to fade in the fall, these spots become more and more obvious….

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5 Ways to Maintain Clear, Healthy Skin in the Summer (and Year Round)

Summer is the time when most people want to really show off their skin. Warm summer temperatures invite more revealing outfits – which can be great if you’re feeling ready to strut your stuff. If you’re not feeling so confident about the state of your skin, summer can be a bit of a bummer, as the warmer weather makes it harder to wear clothes that hide blemishes and imperfections. Whether you’re hoping to look your…

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How To Treat Blemishes FAST: What To Do If You Feel A Blemish Coming On

It has probably happened to you. You have a big event coming up – a wedding, job interview, first date – and you’re really wanting to look your best. But then, all of a sudden, out of nowhere, you feel a dreaded pimple forming beneath your skin. So what do you do? How do you get that dreaded blemish to disappear as soon as possible or, better yet, stop it in its tracks? The truth…

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Summer Skincare Tips: Secrets For Keeping Your Skin Healthy This Summer

Summer is a time for vacationing, spending time outside and relaxing. It’s also a time to pay a little bit of extra attention to your skin. Though summertime living might be easy, the heat and sun exposure that comes with summer are anything but easy on your skin. So what should you do to take extra good care of your skin during the summer months? Here are a few summer skincare tips to keep you…

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5 Ways You May Be Causing Breakouts Without Even Realizing It!

If you’re like most of us, you work hard to keep your skin looking healthy and blemish-free. From eating foods that are great for your skin to washing your face properly, you make a daily effort to prevent those dreaded pimples and breakouts. But what if we told you that some of your everyday activities and habits may be causing your breakouts? Here are 5 ways you may be causing breakouts without even realizing it!

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How to Reduce Acne Scarring

The pimples and blemishes caused by acne can be frustrating, embarrassing and, unfortunately, persistent. When your acne has finally cleared up, the last thing you want are marks and acne scars left behind to haunt you. Luckily, there are a number of ways you can reduce acne scarring. Treatments vary based on the type and severity of the scars, but there are a variety of options that can help you to achieve clearer, scar-free skin.

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