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Plastic Surgery & Cosmetic Dermatology Clinic Serving Central Vancouver Island, British Columbia


Posted: November 03, 2020
Mask-wearing has become a regular part of our lives, but this new practice comes with a downside.  “Mask-ne” refers to the pimples and irritation caused by prolonged use of face masks. Unfortunately, it’s affecting people of every age and skin type. Our Dermatologist Dr. Gabriele Weichert explains… Read Full Post
Posted: August 12, 2020
Genetics, environment, and lifestyle all play a part in our aging process and, specifically, our skin. At Synergy, we know each patient is unique and we love to provide custom skin care routines, products, and treatments. Being able to treat each person individually and with the best care for them … Read Full Post
Posted: February 20, 2020
It’s easy to see how your skin looks – but how does your skin feel?  Does it feel light, smooth, and firm?  Or do you feel weighted down, rough, and tired? The latest and greatest technology comes in the form of a handheld machine by Clarion Medical Technologies that uses a diamond tip with… Read Full Post
Posted: August 16, 2019
  Discussion with Dermatologist Dr. Gabriele Weichert     Collagen supplements are now everywhere in the form of capsules and smoothie powders.  This year I have heard many questions about these from “what are they?” to “are they recommended?”.  With my PhD in medical research, I look for… Read Full Post
Posted: February 18, 2019
As winter transitions to spring across Vancouver Island, it's a great time to consider a skin care refresh. Rejuvenate your skin now to enjoy a fresh, vibrant appearance in 2019. Below, we provide some tips and insights on how to do so. 4 Tips for Renewing Your Skin Before Winter's End It's… Read Full Post
Posted: February 05, 2019
A topical retinol is an essential tool in your skin care routine. Retinol opens up hair follicles in your skin, and is capable of: Reducing acne Reducing sun damage Lightening brown spots Brightening the overall complexion Simulating collagen production If you've never heard of retinol… Read Full Post
Posted: November 05, 2018
We're proud to announce that experienced dermatologist Dr. Gabriele Weichert attended the annual meeting of the American Society of Dermotologic Surgery. This conference was held October 11-14, in Phoenix, Arizona, in the United States. Dr. Weichert is committed to continuing education and staying… Read Full Post
Posted: October 29, 2018
Seasonal weather affects your skin. Moisture, sun, dryness, wind and temperature are just several of the seasonal factors for which you should adjust your skin care routine. It's fall and Nanaimo is rainy and chilly. Below, we've outlined some tips for pampering your skin this autumn. Stay… Read Full Post
Posted: September 27, 2018
With autumn upon us, now is a great time to rejuvenate your skin. At Synergy Medical Aesthetics, we provide non-surgical options to soften the effects of the summer sun. Brown spots, age spots, rough texture and other imperfections can be addressed with Intense Pulsed Light Therapy and with our… Read Full Post
Posted: December 31, 2017
We are so excited to have opened the doors to Synergy Medical Aesthetics in October.  We've welcomed many patients who know us well and have met several new clients too.  In talking with our patients, we've learned three important things: 1) Patients want information The cosmetic industry is… Read Full Post