It may or may not come as a surprise but, the most common skincare concern for aesthetic patients continues to be acne and the side effects of acne including hyperpigmentation, acne scarring, and pitting acne outbreaks leave behind. In fact, the American Academy of Dermatology reports that up to 50 million Americans are affected by acne annually. Acne is also increasingly affecting adults, especially women. In fact, over 15% of women are affected by adult acne. Furthermore, mask wearing isn’t helping as oily, combination and even dry skin covered all day has led to the emergence of “maskne”.
One of the most frequent questions to our practice development team is “how do I reach new patients”. And we agree, attracting new customers is important to any growing business but did you know two-thirds of medical spa visits are from current clientele? According to a report from the American Med Spa Association, over 66% of business traffic isn’t coming from new sources but…
DOWNTOWN. Among the various cosmetic and dermatology procedures Lewis Dermatology is known for, CoolPeel, conducted by the advanced, Deka SmartXide Tetra CO2 Laser, is very popular. The laser has more scanning patterns than earlier versions, allowing for unparalleled precision when it comes to skin resurfacing.
Cryotherapy, also known as cold therapy, has a long history of treating injuries and inflammation dating back to Egypt 2500 BC. Today, it likely plays a role in your aesthetic practice – and if it doesn’t, it should. You see, it’s not a matter if cryotherapy is the right complement to…
Instagram has become one of the most powerful tools for promoting one’s business. The social media website is used daily by millions to search for providers, learn about new treatments and share their personal experiences. But very few of us have a content studio in our aesthetic practice or a socially savvy millennial in the driver seat of our Instagram account.
So how can you dial-up the quality of your content?
Over the past few years, Dr. Jeffrey Antimarino has worked closely with Cartessa to bring a line-up of best-in-class aesthetic technologies into their practice. His Plastic Surgery group is now home to a variety of Cartessa’s product portfolio, including VirtueRF, MotusAX, Skinwave, Tetra CO2 and CoolPeel, Subnovii, and Sub-Z. These devices treat a variety of aesthetic concerns…
The holidays are going to look a little different this year. From family gatherings, to travel, to what people will be spending money on. Let’s talk beauty – the usual rush to the salon or stock up at Sephora on festive make-up and glam is taking a back seat to this year’s number-one in demand beauty accessory, beautiful, healthy-looking skin.
In times of uncertainly, the beauty industry has historically looked at what’s been termed “the lipstick index.” The “lipstick index” was coined during the 2001 recession by…
US Dermatologist Dr. Emil Tanghetti says CoolPeel laser treatment offers the skin rejuvenation results of traditional laser resurfacing with significantly less discomfort and downtime.
With summer long gone, now is when we all take notice of the sun’s toll on the skin. Pigmentation, fine lines, and dehydrated skin is the fall trend that no one is looking to sport. So how can you “erase” the sins of summer? These next-level, no-downtime treatments have patients raving and falling back in love with their skin…
In a world post quarantine, patients are rushing to book treatments to make up for time spent away from their beloved aesthetic practices. Patients – whose skin goals for 2020 have been displaced – are searching for faster ways to achieve lasting results and making every appointment count. Practices are attempting to make up for lost time by booking more treatments per session and maximizing revenue. On both sides of the equation, everyone is looking for more “bang for their buck”. So…
Millennial’s… the generation no one wants to talk about that can’t be ignored. However hard you may be rolling your eyes, millennials- are seeking out more and more aesthetic treatments. In 2018 alone, they made up 20% of all aesthetic procedures performed both surgically and non-surgically (according to the American Society for Plastic Surgery) …and this number continues to grow. If this is true, you should be asking…”why am I not seeing more “20 somethings” in my practice”.… Here’s Why:
Prediction: This Will be 2020’s Top Aesthetic Trend
Few can argue that the most in-demand aesthetics treatments today are those
that promise great results without downtime. In a society where Amazon
Prime and Google fuel the fire of instant gratification; fast results with
no downtime is the new bar that aesthetic practices are striving to reach.
Patients want a one-time procedure, but will sign up for multiple sessions
as long as they can get back to work the next day.
HEDONIST MAGAZINE. When it comes to my wellbeing and appearance, I never
compromise nor should you: choose the best to be your best! This year for
my birthday I chose self-care over a pair of fancy shoes or the latest
handbag: I chose me: creating the best version of myself at the chic-est
place in New York City with the coolest new treatment – CoolPeel
Growth seems to be the 2019 anthem at Cartessa Aesthetics. The company is
thrilled to announce the newest member of their Medical Advisory Board, Dr.
ARTFUL LIVING. Men are fueling the growth in aesthetic treatments. CoolPeel
and Vivace RF Microneedling top this grooming-guru’s list of must-dos for
men looking for anti-aging results without missing a beat from their busy
THE EDITORIALIST: The CoolPeel is featured as new news in the 2019 fall
edition – warning fine lines, sun and age spots and discoloration to
REALSELF NEWS: Not just for olds- ablative lasers are more versatile than
you might think. But what of the aforementioned attempt to spin the CO2 as
NBD? Can a laser be ablative and gentle at once? Yep, at least, according
to the engineers of the CoolPeel—the “more inclusive” fractional ablative
CO2 currently disrupting the laser landscape.
VIOLETGREY.COM: CoolPeel is everything our writer hoped for in a post-sun
skin refresh – see why.
At Cartessa Aesthetics, we know how critical it is to offer treatments that
differentiate your practice with state-of-the-art technologies that can
target fine lines, wrinkles and give skin a more youthful appearance…and
sometimes these groundbreaking devices are advancements in what is already
considered “gold-standard.” Enter, CO2 lasers and the SmartXide Tetra CO2.
Are your aesthetic laser technologies inclusive? Can you treat a range of
skin types? Are you attracting all genders and age demographics? Let
Cartessa Aesthetics share our diverse product line to help your practice
service a wide range of clientele.