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How Long Does It Take to Recover From Eyelid Surgery (Blepharoplasty)?

Man wearing sunglasses to protect his eyes after receiving eyelid surgery in New York

When I perform eyelid surgery (blepharoplasty) at my Westchester dermatology and plastic surgery practice, one of my biggest priorities is setting up my patients for successful recoveries. The recuperation process after surgery is much more comfortable and manageable when you know what to expect, from the swelling and bruising to the timeline for returning to your normal routine. In this … Read more

Why Winter Is the Best Time for Laser Hair Removal

Woman showing off smooth legs in winter after laser hair removal in Mount Kisco New York

Laser hair removal often seems like a great idea when the warmer months roll around and shaving, waxing, and tweezing before hitting the pool become a nuisance. What many people don’t know, however, is that the best time to start laser hair removal here in the Westchester, NY, area is in the heart of winter. Starting while the weather is … Read more

4 Skin Treatments Perfect for Winter Weather

Winter skincare treatments for both men and women offered at The Center for Dermatology, Cosmetic & Laser Surgery

With cool weather keeping people indoors—and away from damaging sunlight—now is the perfect time to boost your skincare routine. As a dermatologist in the Westchester, NY area, I work with patients year-round to create beautiful, glowing skin. But some popular procedures, such as Fraxel laser skin resurfacing, are best suited for the winter season. Begin your skin’s rejuvenation process while … Read more

Fraxel® Laser Skin Resurfacing Is Your Anti-Aging Secret Weapon

Woman smiling after Fraxel® Laser Skin Resurfacing treatment with Dr. Bank in Mount Kisco, NY

Facial skin is delicate and can quickly show signs of aging. Dark spots, wrinkles, and enlarged pores can make you feel self-conscious about your appearance. For those seeking nonsurgical ways to rejuvenate their skin, consider Fraxel® laser skin resurfacing at our Westchester-area dermatology practice. It is an excellent all-in-one treatment that can help take years off your face using state-of-the-art … Read more

Why Wrinkle-Fighting “BOTOX® Alternatives” Fall Short

Woman receiving BOTOX Cosmetic in Mount Kisco, NY

Due to BOTOX®’s popularity, many treatments claim to produce similar results for a lower price. Alternatives such as topical creams and specialized therapies all promise to fade wrinkles at half the cost. But though these procedures may treat some signs of aging, none of them offer the same benefits as BOTOX (or similar products such as Jeuveau™ and Dysport®). This … Read more

3 Popular Benefits of Laser Hair Removal

Woman showing off smooth legs after laser hair removal treatment in Mount Kisco New York

Unwanted hair is one of the most common aesthetic concerns shared by men and women across the country. Shaving and waxing are time-consuming and tedious, detracting from your daily life. Laser hair removal is a popular choice for our Westchester-area patients who want to regain control of their daily routine. If you’re looking for a more permanent solution to this … Read more

What to Expect During Your First Filler Treatment

Woman receiving dermal fillers in Mount Kisko, N

Dermal fillers are among the most popular cosmetic treatments in the U.S. In 2018 alone, over two million people received fillers of some kind, enjoying the benefits of smoother, rejuvenated skin. We hear a lot of questions about dermal fillers at our Westchester dermatology practice, especially from patients who are new to injectables. Some might feel nervous about what to … Read more

4 Unexpected Uses for BOTOX®

Woman smiling without lines or wrinkles after BOTOX.

Most people are familiar with BOTOX®, as it is the most popular aesthetic treatment in America. But some of my Westchester, NY patients may not know how versatile BOTOX truly is. First, for a bit of backstory: BOTOX was originally designed for treating eyelid spasms. Because of its active ingredient–botulinum toxin type A–BOTOX is able to treat eyelid spasm disorders … Read more

Lasers vs. Peels: What’s the Best Way to Zap Sun Spots With Cosmetic Dermatology?

A woman wears a hat to protect her skin from sun damage.

With the summer months ahead of us, sun damage is becoming an increasingly important concern. At our cosmetic dermatology practice in Westchester County, treating and preventing sun damage is a major priority throughout the year, because UV rays can weaken the skin and lead to unfortunate consequences such as skin cancer. For patients who want to address existing sun damage … Read more

The Art of BOTOX® Cosmetic – Trust an Experienced Provider

Woman smiling after getting a BOTOX treatment.

There’s no denying the popularity of BOTOX® Cosmetic at our Westchester County, NY, office and across the country. The injectable treatment has become the most popular cosmetic procedure in the world for its ability to help patients put their best faces forward—without the need for surgery. However, some prospective patients aren’t sure how to begin integrating this treatment into their skin maintenance … Read more

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