Author Archives: Dr. Gidon

Neuromodulator Injections vs. Microtoxing: How Do They Compare?

Since they were first approved in the late 1990s for addressing cosmetic concerns, neuromodulators (botulinum toxin type A) have been considered the gold standard for relaxing and softening wrinkles. Recently, we introduced a new technique called “microtox”. This treatment does … Continue reading

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What Should You Do Before Having IPL Treatments?

Intense pulsed light (IPL), also known as a photofacial, is a popular treatment to rejuvenate your skin, reverse sun damage spots and enhance your skin’s overall quality with minimal recovery time. The good news is, you don’t need to do … Continue reading

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Prepare your skin for winter

Have you noticed that your skin is drier during the Toronto winter months? Lower temperatures outside, decreased humidity and indoor forced air heating all contribute to water loss in the skin. The result is dry, flaky, itchy, uncomfortable and unattractive … Continue reading

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