Tip of the Week: In What Order Should I Apply Topical Products?

Paul M. Graham, D.O. This week’s tip pertains to a question that my patients always ask me on a weekly basis, “What order do I apply topical products? My recommendation always remains the same, let me explain. Many of you have meticulously designed your very own personalized skin care regimen and have perfected the art of buyingContinue reading “Tip of the Week: In What Order Should I Apply Topical Products?”

Cosmetic Laser Procedures: The Basics

Written by Paul M. Graham, DO Lasers treatments are one of the fastest growing cosmetic procedures performed by dermatologists worldwide. In this article we will touch on the fundamental concepts of laser devices and outline the specific indications for this popular procedure. In 1963, Dr. Leon Goldman pioneered the use of lasers in the treatment of various skin conditions,Continue reading “Cosmetic Laser Procedures: The Basics”

“GRASS” – Anti-Aging Acronym for Perfect Skin

Dr. Paul M. Graham For several years, I have been in search of the perfect anti-aging skincare regimen to recommend to my patients. Recently, I came across a great marketing campaign by SkinMedica. They coined the acronym “GRASS” to make it easier to remember the various aspects of anti-aging skin care. The acronym “GRASS” stands forContinue reading ““GRASS” – Anti-Aging Acronym for Perfect Skin”

Second Skin: A Revolutionary Discovery

Paul M. Graham, D.O. On Monday, Living Proof and M.I.T. reported in the Journal of Nature Materials the use of an invisible polymer that could be applied to the skin surface, providing enough elastic support to give the skin a more youthful, elastic appearance. In this report, “second skin, (XPL)” was applied to the lower eyelid fat padsContinue reading “Second Skin: A Revolutionary Discovery”