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October 29, 2018

Hiker resting and taking in the view on Vancouver IslandSeasonal 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 Hydrated!

To tackle the issue of dry skin, remember to hydrate from the inside out:

  • Drink water…
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October 15, 2018

Jaw-line-no-double-chin.jpgYou may feel like it's impossible to get rid of the fat under your chin. It wasn't long ago that you would have been correct, but today's cosmetic technologies and the physicians who use them make it quite possible to restore a nicely contoured chin, neck and jaw.

When you visit us at our Nanaimo practice, we will recommend those treatments or procedures that are a good match for your goals and expectations. To arrange your consultation, please call…

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September 27, 2018

Nanaimo woman smiling after IPLWith 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 skin care services. To learn more, please call our experienced team at…

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September 19, 2018

Fillers enhance and rejuvenate the youthfulness of your face. Even small amounts of filler can make a big difference. The vast majority of our patients seek a natural outcome, not an artificial look, and fillers are very effective at achieving a naturally rejuvenated result.

To learn more about our non-surgical facial rejuvenation treatments in Nanaimo, BC, please call Synergy Medical Aesthetics at 250-591-1566.

Why Consider Fillers?

Fillers are injections of smooth gel that tackle some of the most common signs of aging. They address the following issues:…

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August 28, 2018

Woman after BOTOX treatment in NanaimoBOTOX® Cosmetic is one of the most popular aesthetic treatments today. It is an effective and versatile alternative to plastic surgery, reliably helping many patients rejuvenate multiple areas of the face.

See if BOTOX is right for you by reading the answers to some common questions:

How Does BOTOX Work?

Wrinkles and lines on the face are the…

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July 26, 2018

Man after CoolSculpting wearing a bright blue shirt CoolSculpting uses freezing temperatures to reduce fat cells in various parts of the physique. Wondering if it is right for you? Please call Synergy Medical Aesthetics, at 250-591-1566, to arrange a free consultation at our comfortable Nanaimo office.

We have proudly incorporated…

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July 19, 2018

Woman considering BOTOX Cosmetic for Wrinkles in NanaimoFine lines are an inevitable result of aging. Did you know there are different types of wrinkles? BOTOX® Cosmetic injections relax those lines that are formed by repeated facial expressions, which involve muscles contracting. As the muscles contract, the skin folds. Over the years, the repeated skin folding forms a…

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June 27, 2018

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CoolSculpting has arrived at Synergy Medical Aesthetics!  Since opening in November, we’ve received several calls a week asking for body contouring and CoolSculpting in particular. We listened to our patients and are pleased to now offer this effective and safe body contouring treatment.

Body countering with…

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June 05, 2018

I was recently asked "How long after a C-section can I have a tummy tuck? I have had 3 kids and my tummy feels 'collapsed'...I have a massive gap between my muscles where everything seems to bulge out of. I don’t have a hernia, my doctor says it is just stretched muscles. Will a tummy tuck correct this?"

This is a common question that is relevant to many patients that I see in my practice. Many women experience permanent stretching of their…

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March 17, 2018

In some people, warts can be a stubborn nuisance.  If you have a difficult wart and want to try a new approach, consider laser wart treatment at Synergy Medical Aesthetics. 

Contact us for a free assessment with our trained laser technician. 250-591-1566 

Many children and teens will experience this common viral infection.  The feet and hands are common locations.  Typically the immune system will ultimately heal…

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