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5 Reasons You Should Give SkinPen™ a Try!

Jun 28, 2018 — by Richard Moore, M.D. | Comments (0)
Tags: Skinpen Acne Stl Microneedling

Sun damage, acne scarring, fine lines, and wrinkles. As we age, we will all experience one or more of these facial blemishes, but that doesn t mean we have to live with it. You can easily turn back the hands of time and regain a youthful appearance thanks to the help of Richard Moore, M.D. and his expert staff at The Lifestyle Center and SkinPen ! SkinPen is a micro-needling tool that rejuvenates the skin and improves its appearance by stimulating its natural ability to produce collagen and repair itself. This state-of-the-art, minimally invasive procedure has been practiced for years worldwide and is considered one of the safest skin treatments available. SkinPen can be combined with either platelet rich plasma (PRP) or human stem cell growth factors to further enhance the results. PRP is obtained by drawing a small amount of blood from your arm and spinning it down to isolate the PRP. When PRP is used, it is often referred to as the Vampire Facial. Human stem cell growth fact


4 Easy Ways The Lifestyle Center Can Address Your Acne Troubles

Jun 18, 2018 — by Richard Moore, M.D. | Comments (0)
Tags: Acne Stl Saltfacial Skin Renewal Chemical Peels Skinpen Fractora Rf

When you think of acne, you probably recall those cringe-worthy high school photos of you when you were dealing with pimples and breakouts. While minor cases of acne are normal and can happen to anyone, untreated acne can result in chronic breakouts, clogged pores, and the formation of acne scars, leaving you feeling self-conscious. You may wonder if you ll ever have beautiful, clear skin again. You don t have to live with the scarring and imperfections that acne may give you, thanks to The Lifestyle Center. Here are 4 ways you can achieve smooth, clear skin with the help of Richard Moore, M.D. at The Lifestyle Center: Fractora RF While laser therapy has been used for years to resurface skin and address fine lines, scars, and discolorations, the procedure can be uncomfortable and typically takes several weeks of post-procedure downtime. Fractora RF provides a fractional skin resurfacing that uses radio frequency (RF) energy to improve the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles,


Say Good-Bye to the Summer Sun’s Harmful Effects With SkinPen™!

The summer is almost here, and it will be time to kiss the days of sun-kissed frolicking and tanning goodbye for now. We know that you’ve enjoyed your time in the sun, whether you were outside gardening, exercising, or simply soaking up some rays on the porch or at the beach with friends. But how has your skin fared in light of the summertime sunshine? While there are many benefits of receiving some exposure to sunshine including a boost in Vitamin D and endorphins, there are quite a few harmful aspects that our skin is absorbing. Short-term effects include the development of freckles and rashes, sunburns, reddening pain, and, in severe cases, blistering and 2nd degree burns. On the long-term scale, exposure to the sun and its ultraviolet rays can accelerate skin aging, making it look dry, dull, wrinkled, and loose. You can also develop age spots on your skin, and the changes that occur in the skin cells could possibly lead to skin cancer. If you’re exp