Reflections Center for Skin & Body

4.9 out of 5 stars

4.9 stars from 13 reviews

Reflections Center for Skin & Body
299 E Northfield
Livingston, New Jersey 07039

Reviews (13)

Overall rating

4.9 out of 5 stars

14 Year Old Mistake - Bridgewater, NJ

At 18 my best friend wanted to get a tattoo. She choose a combination of our initials and made the design herself. Via poor judgment I ended up with the exact same tattoo on just a little above and to the right of my pubis. I have regretted it deeply and been highly embarrassed anytime another person saw it. I have looked into having it removed several times and always been too afraid of the...

5 out of 5 stars Tattoo Removal

Beautiful Location

I came across Reflections Center, in Martinsville, NJ back in 2012 and had a consultation in regards to tattoo removal. At the time I just wanted to get an idea on how everything works and make sure that I was investing into something that would be worth it in the long run. It took me a while to go back due to my financial situation, however, I had felt so comfortable there and the Doctor's...

5 out of 5 stars Brazilian Butt Lift

Great Doctors! Great Atmosphere! Great Results!

As always, my many experiences at both Reflections locations, have been a complete pleasure. The Doctors and staff are friendly and informative, and are not at all pushy. I have known Dr. Chasin for years, and he has ALWAYS exceeded my expectations. I recommend Dr. Wix-Harris as well.

5 out of 5 stars Botox

Best Doctor ever!!!

Dr. Chasin is by far the BEST if you want to feel and look better without looking like you have had work. Dr. Chasin is it! Dr. Chasin has a great eye for what you should do. you can trust him to NEVER make you feel pressure. Dr. Chasin is the most talented, the kindest doctor I have ever had the pleasure of being treated by. I love him and I'm pretty sure you will too!!! go for it, its worth...

5 out of 5 stars Fat Transfer

Awesome results

I knew as soon as I met Dr. Karolak that he was the doctor for me. He is very highly skilled and knows exactly what to do to make you look natural, but your best self. He and his staff are not only professional, but very warm and inviting. I'm so pleased with my results!

4 out of 5 stars Cellulite Treatment

Great Experience

My experience with Reflections was great. I felt so comfortable with such an uncomfortable procedure. My aesthetician made me feel relaxed and at ease. I plan on returning to Reflections in the future!

30 Y/o with Collagen Loss - Love It, Why Did I Wait So Long?

I am a 31yr old female with loss of collagen by the side if my mouth and I have a nasal labial folds. I have been hesitating getting restylane for sometime mainly b/c I was afraid that I would have horrible bruising or swelling. Well I am now one day post treatment after having one syringe injected and I LOVE IT! No bruises & minimal swelling!! Why did I wait so long... I am kinda...

5 out of 5 stars Botox

Wonderful experience with Botox and filler

I had a horrendous Botox experience a few years ago (brow dropped, beady little eyes, headaches) and developed a phobia. But I really wanted to try again so I went to Reflections. I was assessed by Dr. Ellern who noticed my low brow right away, because she actually looked at my face-- and decided to be conservative with the Botox. My Botox results were amazing. My brows are slightly lifted,...

5 out of 5 stars Laser Liposuction

Love the atmosphere

Great experience from the consultaion down to the laser lipo procedure. The whole office is calming and peaceful.. Dr. Chasin was very thorough on explaining how the procedure will go and aftercare. Dr. Chasin is a great caring person...Thanks again to you and your staff. Maria W, Dunellen, NJ

5 out of 5 stars Botox for Migraines

Chronic Migraines GONE!!!!!!

I had a life changing experience from Dr Chasin's Botox treatment for migraines. I had suffered a concussion a few years ago, which led to chronic migraines. My migraines were so bad they were debilitating. It was so hard to function in my day to day life, and I didn't know where to turn. When I saw doctor Chasin, I had been suffering with an ongoing migraine for 3 weeks, with no relief. ...

5 out of 5 stars Brazilian Butt Lift

GREAT locations, even BETTER staff

I love this place! The best staff. I am so thankful I found this place and would suggest it to anyone. I felt so comfortable there. They did everything to meet my needs from the moment I entered to the moment I left. It really is rare to find a place where everyone from the doctors, nurses, assistants, and even front desk are amazing!

5 out of 5 stars Laser Treatment

The most trustworthy dcotors and staff

I have been a patient here since 2007. The doctors are amazing! Especially Dr Chasin! I have gone to both locations, and both locations have a clean establishment, an amazing atmosphere (and decor I must say), both have a welcoming feel. If you are considering any cosmetic treatments wether from a facial to botox to a laser treatment you must go here first! I promise you will not be...

5 out of 5 stars Fraxel Laser

Wonderful Office

I have been to Reflections at least 5X now and each time, the staff has been wonderful. My visits have always been on time and someone is always making sure that I am comfortable. Dr Chasin is fabulous and a master of his trade!

Treatments (111)

Acne Scars Treatment

90% Worth It Rating

Acne treatments refer to any method used to lessen acne, both non-inflammatory (blackheads, whiteheads, and milia), or inflammatory (pustules, papules, nodules and cysts). Treatments can include topicals that include retinoids, like Retin-A, or a prescription oral medication like Accutane. Other common treatments include: salicylic acid peels, laser and LED therapies, photodynamic therapy (Levulan), Fraxel laser, and intense pulsed light (IPL).

Acne Surgery

82% Worth It Rating

Acne surgery is done by a dermatologist and usually involves drainage and extraction. It's not a substitute for acne medication, but it can reduce the chance of scarring.

Acne Treatment

89% Worth It Rating

Everybody’s had a zit and everybody’s wanted it zapped. Acne treatment ranges from prescription medication to surgery. And that doesn’t even begin to cover all the ways to treat acne scars.

Age Spots Treatment

90% Worth It Rating

Age spots are patches of hyperpigmented skin. They can be treated in a number of different ways: laser resurfacing, chemical peel, dermabrasion, and more.

Bellafill

91% Worth It Rating

Bellafill is an FDA-approved, collagen-based filler used to reduce the appearance of smile lines and pitted acne scars on the cheeks. The injection immediately adds volume below the surface of the skin for smooth results that last about a year. Formerly known as Artefill and available in the UK and Australia under that name.

Belotero

85% Worth It Rating

An FDA-approved hyaluronic acid-based injectable filler, Belotero temporarily adds volume to the face and smooths skin, much like Restylane and Juvederm.

Botox

89% Worth It Rating

Botox (also known asVistabel outside the U.S. and the U.K.)is an injection that temporarily relaxes facial muscles to reduce the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles, as well as prevent new lines from forming. Common injection sites include the forehead, the area between the eyebrows, the corners of the eyes, and the sides of the chin. Botox can also be used for a wide variety of other conditions, including migraines, excessive sweating, and psoriasis.

Botox for Migraines

82% Worth It Rating

Botox is FDA-approved for treating migraine headaches. Chronic migraines are those that regularly occur more than 14 days per month. Botox will not cure migraines, but may offer relief from pain.

CO2 Laser

81% Worth It Rating

The CO2 laser is a carbon dioxide laser used in skin resurfacing. Its effects are similar to those of chemical peels and dermabrasion, except it removes skin layers by vaporization rather than with chemicals or a sanding device.

Chemical Peel

80% Worth It Rating

Chemical peels remove old skin so that new layers can grow in their place. This controlled removal ranges in strength, from superficial peels that use mild acids to deep peels that penetrate several layers of skin. Depending the type of peel you get, you might have a reaction similar to a sunburn, which may involve scaling, swelling, and blisters. This may last anywhere from three to 14 days, after which time your skin should be smoother, brighter, and softer.

Clear & Brilliant

90% Worth It Rating

Clear + Brilliant is a gentle laser technology designed to fight the early signs of facial aging. A handheld device is rolled over the skin, creating micro-injuries that jumpstart the production of collagen. In clinical trials, users reported a visible improvement in skin tone, texture, and clarity after four to six 20-minute treatments. Clear + Brilliant is intended for those looking for minor improvements, not dramatic corrections.

Coolaser

100% Worth It Rating

Coolaser™ is a non-invasive treatment that can reduce the appearance of wrinkles, scars, uneven pigmentation, warts, and stretch marks. The Coolaser treatment cools the surface of the skin and follows with a series of light pulses to remove the top layer of skin cells. Multiple treatments may be required and redness will last one to five days after treatment.

Dark Circles Under Eye Treatment

50% Worth It Rating

Dark undereye circles can be caused by a host of different things from heredity to allergies to poor sleep. Treatments include eye cream, intense pulsed light therapy, skin resurfacing and injectable fillers, but before you choose one it's important to determine the cause.

Deep FX

78% Worth It Rating

DeepFX is a fractional CO2 laser treatment thatgoes deeperthanActive FX,another laser that is a popular treatmentfor sunspots and othersurface damage on the skin.Deep FX penetrates to a lower part of the collagen layer to treat deeperscars, dermal lesions, wrinkles, and lines. Deep FXcan be used with Active FX to improve the overall appearance of skin on the face, neck, and chest.

Derma Roller

86% Worth It Rating

With its needle-studded front, the Dermal Roller may look scary but it’s proven helpful in the treatment of shallow scars and facial lines. By creating tiny punctures on the skin’s top layer, this micro-needling stimulates collagen and elastin creation, which helps rejuvenate the skin.

Dermabrasion

81% Worth It Rating

Dermabrasion is the process of surgically scraping the skin to help lessen the appearance of scars, wrinkles, pigmentation, and pre-cancerous lesions.

Dysport

77% Worth It Rating

Dysport is an FDA-approved, prescription injection for the treatment of moderate to severe frown lines between the eyebrows in adults under 65. Results typically last for four to six months, though they can sometimes last for a year. Azzalure is adapted from Dysport and available in the U.K. and Europefor the treatment of crow’s feet as well as frown lines between the eyebrows.

EndyMed 3Deep

59% Worth It Rating

EndyMed 3Deep is an FDA-cleared, non-invasive treatment used to reduce wrinkles, tighten skin, treat cellulite, and contour the body. Radiofrequency energy is sent to multiple layers of the skin simultaneously, which stimulates the body’s natural collagen. This energy isdelivered through a variety of handpieces which are customized for different applications and treatment areas.The treatment is painless and requires zero downtime.

Evolence

31% Worth It Rating

Evolence was a collagen injectable used to fill out facial lines and wrinkles. The manufacturer, Johnson & Johnson, pulled it from the market in 2009.

Eyebrow Transplant

90% Worth It Rating

Eyebrow transplant surgery involves taking hair from another part of the body and transplanting it to the brow area. Healthy follicles are harvested from the donor site,typically the back of the head, and transferred to create the desired brow shape. Hair transplanted to this area will begin to grow like it did in its original location, so regular trimming will be needed. LEARNMORE>

Facial

97% Worth It Rating

Facials are more intensive face treatments (not medical grade) usually performed in a day spa. These are intended to improve circulation, exfoliate, moisturize, and help with other common skin problems, like aging, dry skin, and acne.

Fractional Laser

74% Worth It Rating

Fractional lasers are used in skin resurfacing—to minimize wrinkles, help reverse sun damage, and generally improve skin's appearance.

Fractora RF

78% Worth It Rating

The Fractora treatment uses radiofrequency to treat sagging skin, improve definition, and reduce the appearance of scars or discolored skin tone. A handheld device with small pins creates tiny punctures in the skin, sending heat below the surface to promote collagen production. It’s most commonly used on the face and neck, but body treatments can also include arms, abdomen, thighs, and other areas that could benefit from tissue contraction. Some swelling and redness will occur and may take up to a week to fully subside.

Fraxel Laser

63% Worth It Rating

Fraxel is an FDA-approved laser treatment intended to reduce the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles, skin pigmentation, sun damage, acne, stretch marks, and, in some cases, the pre-cancerous skin condition actinic keratosis (AK). A handheld device is passed across the skin, sending laser light energy below the surface. This energy stimulates your body's natural production of collagen, rejuvenating the cells and smoothing the skin on the surface.

Fraxel Repair

61% Worth It Rating

Fraxel Repair is a fractionated CO2 laser treatment that is used for skin resurfacing—wrinkle treatment, reversing sun damage, treating acne scarring—when more dramatic repair is in order.

GentleLase

81% Worth It Rating

GentleLASE is a form of laser hair removal that is intended to permanently remove hair, regardless of follicle depth.

Glycolic Peel

84% Worth It Rating

A glycolic peel, or alpha hydroxy acid peel, removes thetop layer of skin, prompting the production of new collagen and elastin.

Hyaluronidase

72% Worth It Rating

Hyaluronidase is an injectable enzyme solution that speeds the natural breakdown of hyaluronic acid. It is used to counteract the effects of hyaluronic acid-based fillers like Juvederm or Restylane—for those whose original dermal filler treatments did not turn out as they had envisioned.

IPL

67% Worth It Rating

Intense pulsed light (IPL) is a technology used in various skin treatments, including hair removal and photofacials. A handheld flashgun is passed across the skin, delivering a spectral range of light that targets the hair or skin issue. These types of treatments may also be calledlaser skin rejuvenation, photorejuvenation, orlaser resurfacing. READMORE>

Infini RF

79% Worth It Rating

Infini RF is a minimally invasive treatment to reduce the appearance of wrinkles, scarring, and sagging skin. A handheld device with microneedles is pressed against the skin, sending radiofrequency energy to multiple layers below the surface. The combination of microneedling and RF energy stimulates the body's natural collagen and healing processes, without the downtime of more invasive procedures.

Injectable Fillers

90% Worth It Rating

Injectable fillers, like Juvederm or Restylane, can be used for everything from lip augmentation to wrinkle treatment to scar removal. There are manyto choose from, and the RealSelf community has tried them all.Injectable fillers may be used to correct a variety of cosmetic concerns, such as wrinkles, thin lips, acne scars, andundereye areas.

Isolaz

68% Worth It Rating

Isolaz is an FDA-approved acne treatment that uses light therapy and suction to clean pores.Clinics offer Isolaz as a way to treat pustular and comedonal acne, blackheads, enlarged pores, as well as mild to moderate and acne vulgaris. Isolaz may be also used to treat benign vascular and pigmented lesions, and perform permanent hair reduction.

Jessner Peel

73% Worth It Rating

The Jessner Peel is a medium-depth chemical peel that can be used to refresh skin or as an acne treatment.

Juvederm

84% Worth It Rating

Juvéderm is an FDA-approved collection of injectable fillers used for a variety of reasons, including lifting the cheeks, smoothing marionette lines around the mouth, and plumping the lips. It may also be used to fill pitted acne scars or reduce the appearance of aging hands. Juvéderm fillers are made from hyaluronic acid, a naturally occurring substance in the skin. Results typically last between nine months to a year.

Laser Resurfacing

81% Worth It Rating

Laser resurfacing uses an intense light beam to treat several skin issues, from acne scars to age spots. There are two categories of lasers: Ablative, which removes thin layers of skin and is more invasive, and nonablative, less invasive lasers that tighten skin and stimulate collagen.

Laser Surgery

78% Worth It Rating

Lasers are used in cosmetic procedures for everything from skin resurfacing to teeth whitening to liposuction to vision correction. All lasers are either ablative or non-ablative. Ablative lasers remove the top layer of your skin, and treatments typically require some recovery time while skin heals. Non-ablative lasers are less invasive, and use heat to stimulate cells to thicken the underlying collagen resulting in improved skin tone and elasticity.

Laser Treatment

83% Worth It Rating

Lasers can be used for several cosmetic procedures, including skin resurfacing, teeth whitening, liposuction, and vision correction. Lasers come in two forms: Ablative, which remove the top layer of skin, and non-ablative, which are less invasive and use heat to stimulate cells to improve underlying collagen.

Lip Augmentation

87% Worth It Rating

Lip augmentation increases the fullness of the lips, using one of a variety of surgical or minimally invasive techniques. While the most popular methods use fillers such as Restylane or Juvederm, fat grafts, and lip implants may also be options. LEARNMORE>

Liquid Facelift

98% Worth It Rating

The "liquid facelift" restores facial volume, reduces wrinkles, and provides a degree of facial rejuvenation. The liquid is typically an injectable filler (Restylane, Juvederm and others) in conjunction with Botox which relax facial lines

Lux 1540

58% Worth It Rating

The Lux1540 is a fractional laser resurfacing treatment used to treat wrinkles, acne scarring and other skin imperfections. It's a Fraxel competitor that has been reported to be less expensive.

Melasma Treatment

71% Worth It Rating

Melasma is a discoloration—marked by brown spots and uneven pigmentation—commonly found on the face. Treatment options include chemical peels, dermabrasion, laser, IPL, and more.

Microdermabrasion

70% Worth It Rating

Microdermabrasionis a non-invasive treatment that gently exfoliates to smooth, brighten, and rejuvenate skin.

Microneedling

88% Worth It Rating

Microneedling (also known as collagen induction therapy) is a minimally invasive treatment to rejuvenate the skin. A device with fine needles creates tiny punctures in the top layer of the skin, which triggers the body to create new collagen and elastin. Results can include improved texture and firmness, as well as a reduction in scars, pore size, and stretch marks. Microneedling may also be combined with a topical treatment, like PRP (platelet rich plasma)or another vitamin-rich serum.

Non Surgical Face Lift

82% Worth It Rating

Those worried about going under the knife may be able to lift and firm without surgery by using popular fillers like Restylane or Radiesse, laser treatments, and even alternative medical procedures like acupuncture.

Non Surgical Nose Job

92% Worth It Rating

Those not interested in a traditional, invasive nose job may decide on the non-surgical option. This procedure makes use of injectable fillers such as Radiesse or Juvederm to smooth out bumps and humps and, at times, correct breathing issues.

Perlane

79% Worth It Rating

Perlane is an injectable filler used to treat facial folds, wrinkles, and lips. Some have used Perlane to augment the chin and cheeks as well. In July 2015, Perlane was rebranded asRestylane Lyft and FDA approved to correct both smile lines and loss of volume in the cheeks.

Photodynamic Therapy

86% Worth It Rating

This non-invasive procedure was created to increase cell turnover and stimulate collagen production in an effort to treat sun damage,severe acne, and even superficial skin cancers .

Photofacial

80% Worth It Rating

Photofacial, also known as photorejuvenation, is another name forIPL therapy. It uses intense pulsed light to treat skin with sun damage or excessive redness.

Portrait

37% Worth It Rating

Portrait Plasma is a resurfacing technique using energized nitrogen gas to try to improve skin tone and texture, reducing the signs of aging, especially around the mouth and eyes.

Profound RF

96% Worth It Rating

Profound (formerly known as ePrime: The Evolastin Procedure)is a minimally invasive treatment designed to help people who have sagging skin and loss of volume around the mouth, cheeks, and neck. A handheld device with tiny radiofrequency energy needles is placed on the skin, releasing heat at a precise temperature and depth. This energy stimulates theproduction of collagen, elastin, and hyaluronic acid. Recovery time can take up to a week, with maximal benefits typically seen about three months after a single treatment.

Pulsed Dye Laser

68% Worth It Rating

Best known for attacking age spots, wrinkles, and moles, pulsed dye laser is a minimally invasive treatment that can also be used on not-so-pretty spider veins.

Radiesse

70% Worth It Rating

Radiesse is an FDA-approved injectable filler used to treat moderate to severe facial wrinkles and smooth marionette lines around the mouth. It can also be used to correct volume loss in the back of the hands. In many patients, results can last a year or more. .

Restylane

80% Worth It Rating

Restylane is acollection of injectable fillers used to treat moderate to severe facial wrinkles, smooth marionette lines around the mouth, and plump the lips. Restylane fillers are made from hyaluronic acid, a naturally occurring substance in the skin. Results typically last between three to six months.

Restylane Lyft

95% Worth It Rating

Restylane Lyft is an FDA-approved injectable for smoothing smile lines and increasing volume in the cheeks. Restylane Lyft is a hyaluronic acid gel that contains a small amount of a local anesthetic (lidocaine) to help to reduce the pain of the injection.Results can be achieved in one visit and last roughly 10-18 months.

Restylane Silk

92% Worth It Rating

Restylane Silk is an FDA-approved injectable for plumping the lips and filling fine lines around the mouth. A doctor injects the filler, which is made from hyaluronic acid, one or two times over the course of two weeks. Results such as fullness and definition of the lips are temporary and last for about six months.

Retin-A

80% Worth It Rating

Retin-A is considered an essential part of almost any skincare routine, according to many RealSelf doctors and dermatologists. Atopical treatment rich in vitamin A, Retin-Ais often prescribed to treat acne, but italso improvesthe skin's overall appearance, including minimizing fine wrinkles. Itis one of many topical prescription medications that uses tretinoin, an FDA-approved drug thatstimulates skin cell turnover.

Rosacea Treatment

87% Worth It Rating

Constant blushing? Though rosacea doesn't have a known cure, there are non-surgical treatments to try to reduce facial redness like antibiotics, dermabrasion, andlaser resurfacing.

Sculptra Aesthetic

78% Worth It Rating

Sculptra Aestheticis an FDA-approved injectable that's used to treat mild to severe facial wrinkles. Unlike other injectables that fill wrinkles, Sculptra Aesthetic is made from a poly-L-lactic acid that stimulates the body's natural production of collagen over time. The treatment typically involves three injection sessions over the course of three to four months, and results can last for up to two years.

Skin Rejuvenation

90% Worth It Rating

Improving your facial skin tone and repairing skin damaged by aging, sun damage, or injury often involves skin rejuvenation.

Skin Tightening

85% Worth It Rating

As we age we lose volume in our face, primarily fat. As a result skin can hang down as gravity acts on it creating droopiness,wrinkles and bands. This can be thought of as excess skin and is similar in concept to a dress that becomes too large as its owner loses weight. In cases where you have a significant amount of this loose skin, you may find no other solution than plastic surgery (e.g. facelift, body lift, arm lift, etc.) because the underlying muscles need to be addressed and repositioned.

Smoothbeam Laser

60% Worth It Rating

This common laser skin resurfacing treatment is usually used on acne or to rejuvenate sun damaged skin.

TCA Peel

73% Worth It Rating

The TCA chemical peel uses trichloroacetic acid to dry the top layers of skin so they peel off over a period of several days. The treatment is used to reduce discoloration, improve melasma, and reduce fine lines.

Tazorac

100% Worth It Rating

The FDA-approved Tazorac is a topical gel or cream that treats acne and psoriasis. Tazorac belongs to the retinoid family, which is related to Vitamin A and helps your skin slough off dead skin cells, thus unclogging pores. Know before you go: This product should not be used if you're pregnant or thinking of getting pregnant.

Thermage

41% Worth It Rating

FDA-approved Thermage uses radiofrequency energy to smooth and tighten skin. A non-invasive treatment, the applicator targets energy to stimulate collagen production beneath the skin's surface. There is no downtime, but it can take months and multiple treatments to see results.

ThermiSmooth

74% Worth It Rating

ThermiSmooth is a non-invasive procedure for smoothing fine lines, wrinkles, and sagging skin. A hand-held device delivers radiofrequency energy to the surface of the skin, which heats the cells and stimulates the body’s own collagen production. Treatments can be repeated several times to get the desired results.

ThermiTight

78% Worth It Rating

ThermiTight is a non-surgical, minimally invasive skin tightening treatment that uses a tiny probe to deliver radio frequency energy just beneath the surface of the skin. It's primarily used to tighten sagging skin on the face, but it can also be used on the neck, tummy, breasts,and thighs.

Thread Lift

49% Worth It Rating

Created to address sagging cheeks and jaws, this lifting technique literally leaves the face with non-absorbable stitches. Like other surgical procedures, a thread lift can be painful and possibly complicated.

Total FX

59% Worth It Rating

Total FX is a combinedlaser treatment intended to treatacne scars and sun damage with1-2 weeks of recovery.

Ultherapy

69% Worth It Rating

Ultherapy is a non-invasive treatment used to lift and tighten loose skin on areas such as the eyebrows, jawline, and jowls, as well as improve wrinkles on the chest. The treatment uses ultrasound energy to heat targeted tissue under the surface of the skin, stimulating the body's natural production of collagen. LEARNMORE>

V Beam

71% Worth It Rating

Vbeam isa laser designed to treatrosacea and birthmarks. It uses a cooling spray to help decrease the discomfort associated with treatment.

Vampire Facelift

81% Worth It Rating

The "Vampire Facelift" is a procedurethat involves withdrawing a patient's blood, processing it to isolate theplatelet-rich plasma (PRP),then re-injecting it to erase wrinkles and create a more youthful look. Selphyl is another type of PRP procedure that uses a similar technique.

Volbella

86% Worth It Rating

A member of theJuvéderm family of products, Volbella is an FDA-approved injection used to increase lip fullness and soften the appearance of "smoker's lines" around the mouth. It may also be used to fill pitted acne scarring in the face. Unlike other fillers, Volbella blends different molecular weights ofhyaluronic acid, which allows it to create subtle volume that lasts forup to a year.

Voluma

90% Worth It Rating

Voluma is an FDA-approved filler that's part of the Juvederm collection of injectables. It's designed to be used specifically in the mid-face, adding volume to the cheeks. Voluma is made with hyaluronic acid, a naturally occurring substance in the skin. Results typically last between nine months to a year.

Wrinkle Treatment

84% Worth It Rating

Wrinkles can’t be helped but they can be treated. Dermatologists may employ everything from injectable fillers to laser resurfacing to leave you fresh-faced.

Xeomin

81% Worth It Rating

Xeomin contains botulinum toxin type A, the same active ingredient found in Botox and Dysport. The only botulinum toxin that does not require refrigeration, it's used off-label to smooth facial wrinkles.

Yag Laser

50% Worth It Rating

Commonly used for anti-aging treatments (think spider veins, sun spots, wrinkles), the YAG laser penetrates the skin so the tissue can absorb the energy, without removing the top layer of skin.

eMatrix

64% Worth It Rating

eMatrix (aka Matrix Skin) is a skin resurfacing treatment that is marketed as dark-skin friendly. The treatments usually involves three treatments spaced 4-6 weeks apart.

Age Spots Treatment

90% Worth It Rating

Age spots are patches of hyperpigmented skin. They can be treated in a number of different ways: laser resurfacing, chemical peel, dermabrasion, and more.

CO2 Laser

81% Worth It Rating

The CO2 laser is a carbon dioxide laser used in skin resurfacing. Its effects are similar to those of chemical peels and dermabrasion, except it removes skin layers by vaporization rather than with chemicals or a sanding device.

Cellfina

84% Worth It Rating

Cellfina is an FDA-cleared minimally invasive procedure which is used to improve the appearance of cellulite for at least a year. Cellulite is caused by connective bands that are woven throughout the underlying fat, pulling the skin down and creating dimpling. Cellfina’s technology addresses this by breaking up the bands and releasing them, allowing the skin to snap back and smooth itself out. Cellfina won the RealSelf 2016 Most Worth It Award for cellulite treatment.Cellfina is only available in the U.S. >

Cellulaze

66% Worth It Rating

An FDA-approved treament, Cellulaze treats cellulite by inserting a small laser underneath the skin. The laser cuts through the cellulite's fiber bands to remove the dimpled appearance.Available as Cellulazer in Canada.

Cellulite Treatment

64% Worth It Rating

Cellulite is caused by fat pockets protruding between layers of connective tissue beneath the skin. Treatment is challenging, but new technology, likeCellfina, holds promise.

Chemical Peel

80% Worth It Rating

Chemical peels remove old skin so that new layers can grow in their place. This controlled removal ranges in strength, from superficial peels that use mild acids to deep peels that penetrate several layers of skin. Depending the type of peel you get, you might have a reaction similar to a sunburn, which may involve scaling, swelling, and blisters. This may last anywhere from three to 14 days, after which time your skin should be smoother, brighter, and softer.

CoolSculpting

77% Worth It Rating

CoolSculpting is an FDA-cleared, non-surgicalfat-reduction treatmentthat uses a handheld device to precisely freeze and destroy fat below the surface of the skin. CoolSculpting is not intended for significant weight loss, but for treating stubborn areas of fatresistant to diet and exercise. Approvedtreatment areasinclude the abs, love handles, inner and outerthighs, back, bra fat, "banana roll,"upper arms, and underneath the chin. >

Deep FX

78% Worth It Rating

DeepFX is a fractional CO2 laser treatment thatgoes deeperthanActive FX,another laser that is a popular treatmentfor sunspots and othersurface damage on the skin.Deep FX penetrates to a lower part of the collagen layer to treat deeperscars, dermal lesions, wrinkles, and lines. Deep FXcan be used with Active FX to improve the overall appearance of skin on the face, neck, and chest.

Exilis

75% Worth It Rating

An FDA-approved, non-invasive device that uses radiofrequency to tighten skin by stimulating collagen and melting fat.

Fractional Laser

74% Worth It Rating

Fractional lasers are used in skin resurfacing—to minimize wrinkles, help reverse sun damage, and generally improve skin's appearance.

Fraxel Laser

63% Worth It Rating

Fraxel is an FDA-approved laser treatment intended to reduce the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles, skin pigmentation, sun damage, acne, stretch marks, and, in some cases, the pre-cancerous skin condition actinic keratosis (AK). A handheld device is passed across the skin, sending laser light energy below the surface. This energy stimulates your body's natural production of collagen, rejuvenating the cells and smoothing the skin on the surface.

Fraxel Repair

61% Worth It Rating

Fraxel Repair is a fractionated CO2 laser treatment that is used for skin resurfacing—wrinkle treatment, reversing sun damage, treating acne scarring—when more dramatic repair is in order.

GentleLase

81% Worth It Rating

GentleLASE is a form of laser hair removal that is intended to permanently remove hair, regardless of follicle depth.

Hyperhidrosis Treatment

88% Worth It Rating

There are several treatments available for hyperhidrosis, or excessive sweating, including underarm Botox injections and miraDry.

IPL

67% Worth It Rating

Intense pulsed light (IPL) is a technology used in various skin treatments, including hair removal and photofacials. A handheld flashgun is passed across the skin, delivering a spectral range of light that targets the hair or skin issue. These types of treatments may also be calledlaser skin rejuvenation, photorejuvenation, orlaser resurfacing. READMORE>

Isolaz

68% Worth It Rating

Isolaz is an FDA-approved acne treatment that uses light therapy and suction to clean pores.Clinics offer Isolaz as a way to treat pustular and comedonal acne, blackheads, enlarged pores, as well as mild to moderate and acne vulgaris. Isolaz may be also used to treat benign vascular and pigmented lesions, and perform permanent hair reduction.

Kybella

80% Worth It Rating

Kybellais a non-surgical injectablefor reducingmoderate to severe fat below the chin, the area commonly known as a"double chin."The injection contains a naturally occurring substance in the body,deoxycholic acid,which helps the body absorb fat cells. When properly injected, Kybella destroys fat cells. The FDA approved Kybella as a treatment for adults with submental fat in 2015.Using Kybella for treatment on areas other than the double chin is not approved or recommended. The treatment is calledBelkyra in Canada, Australia, and U.K.

Laser Liposuction

85% Worth It Rating

Laser liposuction is a variation on traditional liposuction that uses low-wave laser energy to liquefy fat before it's removed through a thin tube called a cannula. This technique makes the fat easier to remove, resulting in a less aggressive procedure, which may lead to faster recovery times. In areas with thin layers of fat, like the face and the neck, the cannula might not be used at all. In this case, the liquefied fat is absorbed and naturally eliminated by the body. The procedure is not intended to significantly reduce weight, but to address fat that isresistant to diet and exercise.

Laser Surgery

78% Worth It Rating

Lasers are used in cosmetic procedures for everything from skin resurfacing to teeth whitening to liposuction to vision correction. All lasers are either ablative or non-ablative. Ablative lasers remove the top layer of your skin, and treatments typically require some recovery time while skin heals. Non-ablative lasers are less invasive, and use heat to stimulate cells to thicken the underlying collagen resulting in improved skin tone and elasticity.

Laser Treatment

83% Worth It Rating

Lasers can be used for several cosmetic procedures, including skin resurfacing, teeth whitening, liposuction, and vision correction. Lasers come in two forms: Ablative, which remove the top layer of skin, and non-ablative, which are less invasive and use heat to stimulate cells to improve underlying collagen.

Liposonix

55% Worth It Rating

Liposonix is a non-surgical fat reduction procedure that uses high-intensity ultrasound energy.

Lux 1540

58% Worth It Rating

The Lux1540 is a fractional laser resurfacing treatment used to treat wrinkles, acne scarring and other skin imperfections. It's a Fraxel competitor that has been reported to be less expensive.

Melasma Treatment

71% Worth It Rating

Melasma is a discoloration—marked by brown spots and uneven pigmentation—commonly found on the face. Treatment options include chemical peels, dermabrasion, laser, IPL, and more.

Mesotherapy

45% Worth It Rating

Mesotherapy is a series of chemical injections that areintended to targetfat deposits, reduce the appearance of cellulite, and tighten sagging skin, especially on the neck. It is not approved by the FDA, and several medical organizations caution against the procedure.

Non-Surgical Neck Lift

92% Worth It Rating

It isunlikely thata non-surgical neck lift will achieve thesame results as surgery, but there are several non-invasive options. Doctors typically recommend procedures like Ultherapy (ultrasound),ThermiTight, and Thermage (both radiofrequency) to get a rejuvenated look.

PicoWay

100% Worth It Rating

PicoWay uses dual wavelength lasers to remove tattoos and pigmented spots from the skin. It’s effective on a wide variety of tattoo types and colors (including designs that might not have responded to previous removal methods), and the settings can be customized to work on any skin tone. Compared to other picosecond lasers,PicoWay uses 40% shorter pulses, meaning it can break up the pigment into smaller particles, making it easier for the body to clear these particles away providing a more efficient treatment.

Scar Removal

89% Worth It Rating

Although scars cannot be removed completely, they can be made less visible. Non-surgical methods include injectable fillers for concave scars, light therapy, lasers, dermabrasion, and chemical peels. Deeper scars require surgery.

Scars Treatment

89% Worth It Rating

Got a scar you’d like gone? Treatments to remove them differ based on the particular scar’s size, texture, and location (that includes any marks left by acne). Plan to hear about laser resurfacing, injectable fillers, and microdermabrasion.

Sclerotherapy

74% Worth It Rating

Sclerotherapy is an effective treatment for varicose and spider veins. It involves injecting asolutioninto the vein, causing it to scar, and rerouting blood to healthier veins. Thetreated veins then collapse and arereabsorbed into nearby tissue and fade. Results can be seen within a few weeks, but multiple treatments may be needed to achieve the desired results.

SculpSure

70% Worth It Rating

SculpSure is a non-surgical laser treatment for the reduction of stubborn fat in areas like the abdomen,love handles,back, andinner and outer thighs. Each treatment takes 25 minutes, is minimally painful, and requires no downtime. Most patients need a series of treatments to achieve their desired results. LEARNMORE>

Slim Lipo

81% Worth It Rating

Described as a minimally invasive laser lipolysis therapy approved by the FDA, SlimLipo claims to melt away fat 3-5 times better than SmartLipo, with fewer side effects and less recovery time.

Smart Lipo

82% Worth It Rating

Smart Lipo is a variation on traditional liposuction that uses laser energy to liquefy fat before it's removed through a thin tube called a cannula. This technique makes the fat easier to remove, making Smart Lipo a less aggressive procedure that may have a faster recovery timeline. In areas with thin layers of fat, like the face and the neck, the cannula might not be used at all. In this case, the liquefied fat is absorbed and naturally eliminated by the body. The procedure is not intended to significantly reduce weight, but to address fat that has been resistant to diet and exercise. This procedure may also be referred to asSmartlipo Laser Lipolysis orLaser Lypolysis.

SmartLipo MPX

85% Worth It Rating

Smartlipo MPX is a specific brand of laser lipo treatment that uses two different wavelengths for body contouring.

Stretch Marks Treatment

80% Worth It Rating

From puberty to pregnancy, stretch marks can occur at any time of life for a variety of reasons. Ways to remove these pesky marks include topical creams and tummy tucks.

TCA Peel

73% Worth It Rating

The TCA chemical peel uses trichloroacetic acid to dry the top layers of skin so they peel off over a period of several days. The treatment is used to reduce discoloration, improve melasma, and reduce fine lines.

Tattoo Removal

88% Worth It Rating

There are many options for those who want to get rid of a tattoo, including lasers, dermabrasion, or excision. Lasers are by far the most popular methods, with leading technologies including PicoSure and PicoWay.

Tazorac

100% Worth It Rating

The FDA-approved Tazorac is a topical gel or cream that treats acne and psoriasis. Tazorac belongs to the retinoid family, which is related to Vitamin A and helps your skin slough off dead skin cells, thus unclogging pores. Know before you go: This product should not be used if you're pregnant or thinking of getting pregnant.

Thermage

41% Worth It Rating

FDA-approved Thermage uses radiofrequency energy to smooth and tighten skin. A non-invasive treatment, the applicator targets energy to stimulate collagen production beneath the skin's surface. There is no downtime, but it can take months and multiple treatments to see results.

ThermiVa

93% Worth It Rating

ThermiVa is a non-surgical vaginal tightening treatment for women who want to reclaim what childbirth or aging may have taken away. Using the same technology that’s used in ThermiTight and ThermiSmooth, radiofrequency energy is sent to the desired area (internally or externally), heating the tissue and stimulating the body’s own collagen. ThermiVa is performed in three treatments over the course of three months.

UltraShape

82% Worth It Rating

UltraShape is a non-invasive body contouring procedure that’s FDA-cleared to treat areas of fat on the stomach, hips, and thighs that have been resistant to diet and exercise. The machine delivers ultrasound technology through a hand-held device placed on the targeted area, which causes fat to burst and be eliminated through the body's natural metabolic process.

UltraShape Power

92% Worth It Rating

UltraShape Power is anon-surgical device for fat removal and body contouring. Ituses ultrasound energyto permanently destroy fat cells around the stomach area without causing damage to surrounding tissue. Individual treatments take approximately 30 minutes, with patients reporting minimal discomfort during the procedure. Some patients report results in as few as three sessions.

V Beam

71% Worth It Rating

Vbeam isa laser designed to treatrosacea and birthmarks. It uses a cooling spray to help decrease the discomfort associated with treatment.

Velashape

43% Worth It Rating

VelaShape III is a non-invasive body shaping treatment used to reduce cellulite, as well as slim the area around the stomach, hips, and thighs. The machine combines four different technologies — infrared, bi-polar radio frequency, pulsed vacuum, and massage rollers — to improve skin texture and reduce overall volume of the treated area. You have the option to undergo one longer treatment session or three shorter ones.

Velasmooth

38% Worth It Rating

VelaSmooth uses ultrasound and massage to heat up fat cells and improve skin's elasticity, which can temporarily remove cellulite.

Zerona

47% Worth It Rating

A non-invasive, FDA-approved treatment, Zerona uses low-level (“cold”) lasers to disrupt fat cell membranes. This causes the fat cells to leak and collapse, which may mean losing inches off the treated area.

eMatrix

64% Worth It Rating

eMatrix (aka Matrix Skin) is a skin resurfacing treatment that is marketed as dark-skin friendly. The treatments usually involves three treatments spaced 4-6 weeks apart.

miraDry

91% Worth It Rating

FDA-cleared for excessive underarm sweating, miraDry is a non-invasive treatment that uses microwave energy to permanently destroy sweat glands.

Eye Bags Treatment

94% Worth It Rating

Treament for undereye bags may range from cold compresses to invasive surgery. Those who don't want to undergo a lower eyelid surgery may opt for fat transfer or injectable fillers, which can restore a youthful appearance by blending the eye bag with the upper cheek.

Latisse

83% Worth It Rating

Latisse is an FDA-approved topical treatment used to stimulate the growth of eyelashes. Latisse is typically applied to the base of the upper eyelashes once per day. Most users begin to see results within four to eight weeks, with the most dramatic results appearing between weeks 12 and 16. If you stop using Latisse, your eyelashes will eventually return to their original state. In some cases, Latisse may cause permanent changes to eye color.Latisse is approved for salein the U.S. andCanadabut not in the U.K. or Australia.

Laser Hair Removal

82% Worth It Rating

Laser hair removal is a treatment that uses lasers to target the roots of hair beneath the surface of the skin. Though it's not guaranteed to be permanent, a majority do experience permanent hair removal after a series of treatments. There’s a variety of lasers on the market, some more effective than others on certain skin tones, hair colors, and treatment areas. Laser hair removal can be performed on any part of the body.

Lightsheer Laser

74% Worth It Rating

LightSheer'slaser hair removal systems can help get rid of unwanted hair on most skin types.

PRP for Hair Loss

80% Worth It Rating

PRPtherapy for hair loss is a treatment thatinvolves withdrawing a patient's own blood, processing it so that only the enriched cells (platelet-rich plasma) remain, and injecting it into thescalp. PRP contains essential proteins that stimulate natural hair growth. Other terms for this treatment include PRPhair regrowth treatment, and in the U.K., angel PRP hair regrowth and vampire hair regrowth plan.The treatment can also be combined withhair transplant surgery,microneedling, or medications such as Propecia andMinoxidil.

Tria Hair Removal Laser

0% Worth It Rating

The Tria hair removal laser is approved by the FDA and designed for at home use. The Tria comes in two models, Tria Laser 4X and Tria Laser Precision, designed for different size treatment areas. Both use diode laser technology to permanently disable the hair follicle and stop hair growth. The Tria is most effective for light skin tones with dark hair, and it is not recommended for white, red, or blond hairs. Multiple treatments are requiredand at least three months of bi-weekly treatments are recommended.