The Sun - Dr Ching

THE SUN: UV AWARENESS – BY DR VERNON CHING, PRECISION AESTHETICS

July is UV Awareness month.  Despite the weather being cold one is tempted to stay outdoors for long stretches to enjoy the fresh South African air, and not worry about using sunblock. Here in South Africa, protection from the sun is necessary all year round, for several reasons. THE SUN AND PREMATURE AGING Frequent exposure […]

HOW TO TREAT HYPERPIGMENTATION

Hyperpigmentation is like that distant cousin we all have. You’ve heard stories of them, and you’ve seen pictures, but you’ve never really witnessed them with your own eyes. Then one day, they just show up at your doorstep and won’t leave. Pigmentation has always been there, hiding under the layers of skin or just waiting […]

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VITAMIN A & C – MEET YOUR SKINCARE SUPERHEROES

Vitamin A and C aren’t just vital antioxidants for your health, these two vitamins are also powerhouse skincare ingredients that can help you achieve all your skincare goals. Touted for their ability to smooth out wrinkles, restore tired-looking skin, tackle hyperpigmentation and brighten the skin – vitamin A and C can do no wrong. But […]

Chemical vs Physical sunscreen

LET’S GET PHYSICAL

Did you know that UV radiation is one of the biggest external contributors to photo-ageing? Scientific studies are ongoing, but scientists have found that ultraviolet rays have an undeniable ageing effect on every layer of the skin. Often the exposure that leads to skin damage takes place over many years and the skin that is […]

Four Hot Lines - Dr Ching

THE FOUR HOTLINES – BY DR VERNON CHING, PRECISION AESTHETICS

The four hotlines men are targeting to give a bright, relaxed, sharp look are: Eyeline Jawline Waistline Hairline The last four to five years have seen a dramatic trend change with increased acceptance and validation of male aesthetics procedures. From 1997 to 2017 aesthetic procedures have increased by 273%. Men are living longer, are involved […]

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NUANGLE NEW

New Ways to Lift and Rejuvenate Your Skin by NuAngle NuAngle is proud to announce the introduction of three new products to its range of medical and aesthetic products. NuAngle Aesthetics is a medical distribution company that proudly distributes respected international brands such as ZO® Skin Health, Thymuskin®, Arthrex®, Sonoma® and Colorescience®. Adding to these […]

Is your doctor injecting quality prp

IS YOUR DOCTOR INJECTING QUALITY PRP?

Platelet Rich Plasma, or PRP, has taken the skin rejuvenation world by storm. PRP is extracted from the blood taken from a patient, which is then put into a centrifuge to separate the plasma from other blood elements. The PRP, which consists of a high concentration of one’s own growth factors, is then injected into […]

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COMBINATION TREATMENTS FOR ENRICHED SKIN HEALTH

So many factors and elements have an impact on our skin.  Seasons that reach all extremes, harsh sunlight for most part of the year, ageing, what we eat or don’t eat – the list is endless.  Busy lifestyles mean that we often don’t make the time to treat our skin as well as we ought […]

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START THE YEAR RIGHT

A brand-new year is always a great time to change, renew, and rejuvenate ourselves. It gives us the opportunity to focus on the future and all the wonderful possibilities that lie ahead. Regardless of the resolution you make, we usually all try in some way to improve our habits, lifestyles or appearances. One example of a highly […]

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UNDER-EYE SKIN REJUVENATION

Our eyes are a key facial feature and customarily reveal a lot about who we are.  Unfortunately, because the skin under the eyes is prone to dryness, dark circles, puffiness and fine lines, what is often revealed is that we will look tired, aged, and just not our best. This is because the skin in […]