How do I know if microneedling or laser is right for me?

How do I know if microneedling or laser is right for me? You ask your friend for advice, and she’ll tell you her sisters old room mates cousin did laser and she had great results, but she was a treating something totally different than what you are interested in. Then your favorite influencer you follow says to use a microneedling … Read More

Why is my skin so sensitive?

My skin so sensitive? Sensitive skin is so common. Something I have heard throughout my ENTIRE career. “My skin is so sensitive”, “I’m scared to try new products because my skin I so sensitive”, “I can only use ____ because my skin is so sensitive”. The question is, what are the common denominators? What products are you using? Are you … Read More

When should I start a preventative care skin routine?

Throughout my career I have been asked countless times, “When should I start using retinol, getting Botox, getting preventative treatment, etc.? And on the other hand I had women stating “Oh I’ll start that when I’m in my 40’s, I’m too young for that, injections are for when you get older, I’ll start using an eye cream when I’m older.” … Read More

2021 New Beauty Awards

New Beauty Awards 2021   Spring is the season of rebirth and the award season. Of course, the testing process during 2020 wasn’t the typical testing committees debating over 10,000 submissions.  This year all research and debate to choose the 280 winners was done virtually.  I can image that the panel was hyper-critical of their own image on the zoom … Read More

April is Rosacea Awareness Month!

April is Rosacea awareness month and we are going to breakdown Rosacea and some treatments and products that can help! Rosacea. What is it? Why does it happen? What is the best way to treat it? Unfortunately, rosacea affects an estimated 16 million Americans. It is chronic, but treatable and will worsen over time if it is left untreated. Fortunately, … Read More

Non-Surgical Jawline Contouring and Chin Augmentation

Whether you are looking to achieve a slimmer or balanced profile, jowl reduction, or chin augmentation, you can have a more aesthetically pleasing profile thanks to injectables like Radiesse and Juvederm Voluma.  Chin and Jawline Contouring is newest area that the FDA has cleared for Juvederm Voluma. In the past, lips and cheeks got all of the love but 2020 … Read More

The Importance of Aftercare and How it can affect your treatment results!

The Importance of Aftercare and How It Can Affect Your Treatment Results When a patient comes to Blume Skin & Body with skin concerns, they are looking to us for solutions. Whether you are looking for general anti-aging treatments such as Ultherapy or to resolve specific issues such as acne scaring, it is very important to following our post procedure … Read More

Face Mask Acne “Maskne”

Face Mask Acne is Now a Thing How to prevent “Maskne” this summer. Wearing face masks are now mandatory and essential to keeping us safe in public. I have noticed several skin issues that have arisen due to the wearing of masks. Wearing a face mask for extended periods of time can lead to several unsightly skin problems. Especially during … Read More

Prevention, Maintenance, or Augmentation?

When it comes to wrinkle relaxers and dermal fillers there is no shortage of options! We have many different products and approaches to help you achieve your optimal result. At Blume Skin and Body our goal is always to listen to your concerns, present you with all of your options, give you recommendations and realistic expectations, and create the results … Read More

New Beauty Awards 2020

New Beauty Awards 2020   I always look forward to the spring and the beauty awards. The thought of combing through thousands of products and procedures in search of the holy grail is overwhelming.  Each year hundreds of new product lines enter the skin care and treatment market.  I applaud these editors for all the time and effort that testing … Read More