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When it comes to skin care and rejuvenation, New York City dermatologist Robyn Gmyrek, MD, is all about the combination. A staff dermatologist at Union Square Laser Dermatology, a thriving practice founded by Dr. Anne Chapas, she routinely addresses the signs of aging with a trio of treatments including injections and laser skin resurfacing procedures.
“We are no longer simply filling lines but rather recreating the person’s own youthful facial shape,” she explains. “Because we are restoring what was originally there, the face regains its more youthful shape.”
Before joining Union Square Laser Dermatology, Dr. Gmyrek was on the faculty of Columbia University Medical Center as
If you ask anyone in New York City for the name of a top cosmetic dermatologist, the same crop of names will come up time and time again and New York City cosmetic dermatologist Francesca Fusco, MD, is one of them. Fusco is known for her “seek and destroy” approach to the visible signs of aging as well as her SELFI (Smooth, Erase, Lift, and Freshen and Improve) technique that incorporates injectables, lasers, and tighteners.
She is also a media darling and frequently appears on CNN, Eyewitness News, CBS News, Fox News 5 and the Today show.
Fusco talked to Beauty in the Bag about her practice, her product picks, and why she sometimes feels that she is channeling TV’s medical de
We have all heard of a family practice, but what about a family that practices together? Since 2000, board-certified dermatologist Rebecca Baxt has worked with her parents—mother, Dr. Saida Baxt, also a board-certified dermatologist, and father, Dr. Woody Baxt, a board-certified plastic surgeon—at Baxt Cosmedical in Paramus, New Jersey: a facility that has provided state-of-the-art care for patients throughout the tri-state area for over 35 years. One of the first group practices to combine the expertise of dermatologists and a plastic surgeon, Baxt Cosmedical houses a vast array of high technology equipment and the first certified ambulatory office-based Surgi-Center in the state of
Dr. Jessica Wu is a board-certified dermatologist who practices both cosmetic and medical dermatology in Los Angeles, California. Currently involved in ongoing clinical research trials on new injectable and topical anti-aging treatments, Dr. Wu was Principal Investigator in several studies of cosmetic products and devices that have resulted in FDA approval, including JUVÉDERM® filler and LATISSE®. In 2005, Dr. Wu developed and introduced her own skincare line, Dr. Jessica Wu Cosmeceuticals, which is available at specialty stores nationally and internationally. Her first book, Feed Your Face: Younger, Smoother Skin and a Beautiful Body in 28 Delicious Days, was published by St. Martin’s