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October 17, 2016

Dr. Vasquez Talks Enlighten Laser Tattoo Removal with eightWest’s Jordan Carson

West Michigan Dermatology’s Dr. Gabriel Vasquez appeared on WOODTV8’s eightWest program to discuss a few new developments and procedures offered through our Skin Revitalizing Center, including our new enlighten® laser treatment for tattoo removal and Kybella® injectable treatment to improve double chin appearance. Dr. Vasquez was interviewed by eightWest co-host Jordan Carson, who was delightful and asked all the questions viewers would want to have answered.

October 11, 2016

We’re excited to add a new line of skin care products from Sénte, a recognized leader in the development of innovative and targeted skincare products based on Glycosaminoglycans. Over time the skin loses its firmness and elasticity, leading to wrinkles, fine lines and uneven skin tone and texture. At the core of Senté science is HSA Technology, which utilizes the master molecule for age management, heparan sulfate, in a low molecular weight formulation. HSA is essential for skin hydration, rejuvenation and is necessary for healthy looking skin. Clinical studies have proven that HSA Technology delivers profound hydration, diminishes the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles, and improves the appearance of skin tone and texture for healthier looking skin. Stop in or schedule a consultation to find out more about this new line of products at The Skin Revitalizing Center. Visit Sente Labs Website

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October 11, 2016

Enlighten™ Laser Tattoo Removal

“Permanent” tattoos aren’t necessarily permanent anymore – Enlighten™ is a revolutionary advance in laser technology, and The Skin Revitalizing Center is the first practice in West Michigan to offer it. Many people have tattoos that seemed like a good idea at the time, but over the years have become a professional, emotional, or relationship liability. With Enlighten™, de-inking has gone from a time-consuming, marginally effective procedure to a much faster, safe and effective one. Enlighten™ features extremely short and high-power picosecond laser pulses which efficiently and quickly break down the ink particles in tattoos. A ‘picosecond’ is one-trillionth of a second, and is 1,000 times shorter than the ‘nanosecond’ pulses used in existing lasers for tattoo removal. Picosecond laser pulses have been shown to remove tattoos more completely and in fewer treatment sessions than traditional lasers used historically in the past. The total number of treatments vary depending on the composition, depth and the color of the ink, as we

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October 11, 2016

Night of Beauty

DATE/TIME: Thursday, October 27, 2016. 5-8 p.m. RSVP by October 20 Call 616-257-1582 or 1-800-A-NEW-YOU. Space is limited. Discover the newest treatments and procedures in cosmetic dermatology and take advantage of one-night-only specials. See live demonstrations of Juvederm® Voluma, Juvederm® Ultra Plus and Dermaplaning. Enjoy hors d’oeuvres and beverages, enter to win prizes.

Specials include:

Botox© Cosmetic just $9.50 per unit. (Must have appointments booked in advance, event pricing is honored for booked appointments only on October 27, 2016. Call quickly, space is limited, no appointments made

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October 5, 2016

West Michigan Dermatology is a full service dermatology practice that offers a variety of treatments. They can treat conditions like acne, eczema, rosacea and melanoma. They also have treatments of cosmetic dermatology through the Skin Revitalization Center. Dr. Gabriel Vasquez came on to talk to Grand Rapids’ Fox17 News about all the treatments they have to offer.

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