HOW TO PROTECT YOUR SKIN FROM THE SUN LIKE A PRO

Melanoma and photoaging related skin problems are preventable. By applying sun protection religiously and staying out of the sun during the peak hours of UV rays, you can protect your skin, health and bank account. Many of the skin concerns people have today are the result of too much time in the sun without proper […]

KEEPING SENSITIVE SKIN CALM

Inflammation and dehydration are two skin concerns that often go hand-in-hand. The underlying cause for this and many other skin concerns can be traced back to the skin’s acid mantle or better known as the skin barrier. Our skin barrier is an invisible layer made up of skin cells and a lipid matrix which protects […]

THYMUSKIN® – THE COMPLETE HAIR LOSS AND SCALP CARE SOLUTION

Our hair has symbolic meaning, it’s part of our cultural expression and an extension of our personality. What we do, or don’t do, with our hair says as much about who we are as our friends, our music preferences and the books we read. So, it should come as no surprise that when we lose […]

USING YOUR BODY’S NATURAL CELL THERAPY WITH ARTHREX®

By now, you’ve probably heard of PRP treatments. Celebrities and influencers alike have made these seemingly ‘gory’ treatments Insta-famous and shared all the details either on their tv-shows or social media pages. Despite the bloody coverage, PRP which is short for Platelet Rich Plasma, is an effective treatment used by doctors to treat everything from […]

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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 […]

PROTECTING YOUR CROWNING GLORY WITH THYMUSKIN

Hair loss or thinning hair is a physical condition that has a far-reaching impact on a person’s physical and psychological state. A full head of hair is not something we appreciate enough – it’s only once the possibility of losing it becomes a reality, that we start to realise the effect it has on our […]

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WAVE THOSE HAIRY SITUATIONS GOODBYE THIS WINTER

Time is precious, so why would you want to waste it shaving or waxing? Permanent hair removal is a long-term solution for both men and women that want to save time, money and get rid of unwanted hair. But we hear the cogs turning and you asking why now – it’s winter? Here are our […]

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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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ROSACEA – BY DR VERNON CHING, PRECISION AESTHETICS

Rosacea is a distressing, commonly occurring skin condition that is due to a disorder of the pilosebaceous units of the skin and is characterised by a pink or red (flushed) appearing face which may be permanent or temporary. There are often also an increased number of telangiectasias or small red blood vessels present with papules […]