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 […]

PROTECTING YOUR CROWINING 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 […]

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 […]

Rosacea - Dr Ching

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 […]

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OPTIMAL SKIN REJUVENATION AND REGENERATION

Achieving, and maintaining, a beautiful, glowing and youthful looking skin is on most of our list of aesthetic goals. Regardless of whether this is for anti-ageing reasons or simply to enhance the overall health of one’s skin, our skins all battle to deal with the harsh elements of our South African climate. As always, certain […]

WINTER COVERAGE AND CONDITIONING WITH COLORESCIENCE

Possibly one of the most frustrating and uncomfortable factors of winter is dry and flaky skin. There are several reasons why your skin gets drier during winter including the drier atmosphere, being around heaters (which dry out the air) and taking extra hot showers – which can rapidly extract the skin’s moisture. Fortunately, the Colorescience […]

CANCER AWARENESS MONTH – COLORESCIENCE IN SUPPORT

With May being Cancer Awareness Month, it is a good time to remind ourselves how easy it is to prevent one of the most common cancers, namely skin cancer. Most skin cancer is caused by the sun’s UV rays and over 2 million people are diagnosed with non-melanoma skin cancer every year. Knowing your ABCDEs […]

SMOOTHER AND EVEN SKIN TEXTURE WITH COLORSCIENCE®

A soft and smooth skin is always our ultimate skin care goal. Unfortunately, as we age, factors such as wrinkles, fine lines, sun damage or acne all play a role in causing uneven skin and blemishes. Many times, a poor skin care routine is the main culprit, together with lack of hydration and nutrition. An […]