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SculpSure® Open House:  Wed. March 29, 5:30 p.m. Melt a muffin top with SculpSure®.  Save the date!  You don’t want to miss our next SculpSure® Open House.  Special savings, raffles, and delicious goodies from local caterers.  Call today to reserve your spot:  (301)698-2424.  Limited space available.   “Kisses from the Mrs.” Special Our “Kisses from […]

“Kisses from the Mrs.” Smooch Special

What’s Included In This Special? One mini Ultherapy for the Lips How does it help?  This mini collagen-boosting treatment lifts the upper lip, allowing more of the ‘pink part’ to show You still look ultra natural and never ‘ducky’! One syringe of Volbella for the Lip area How does it help?  Volbella is specially formulated […]

Laser Hair Removal: Start Now

Why Start Laser Hair Removal Now? You want the laser to be ‘attracted’ to the color in your hair, not excess pigment in your skin Winter is the time that most of us spend time indoors Start treatment before you begin tanning or using self-tanners Total treatment time can take 5-6 months Most of us […]

SculpSure Melts A Muffin Top

How Does SculpSure Work? Heat from the SculpSure laser targets unwanted fat cells.  These cells are heated to precisely the right temperature, after which they melt away and disappear forever. What Does SculpSure Feel Like? Some people report feeling nothing during the procedure.  Others state that it feels warm, tingly or hot.  We’re right by […]

Rewrite The Future Of Your Skin

What Is Microneedling? Microneedling is an exfoliating treatment that stimulates the targeted area to tighten, smooth and improve in appearance. Why Is Microneedling Paired With Platelet Rich Plasma(PRP)? For best results, microneedling needs to be paired with some sort of serum (PRP, growth factors or hyaluronic acid).  Your skin responds best when it’s hydrated and […]

Microneedling With PRP Featured On…

The Microneedling with PRP Advantage This rejuvenating procedure works with your own collagen-producing factories to boost brightness, tightness, and smoothness in just one treatment.  There’s no downtime, you can wear make-up the next day, and results last 1-3 months. Here’s What Microneedling with PRP Does For You: Rejuvenates aged and sun-damaged skin Perfect for the […]

Fall In Love With Your Body This Season

The SculpSure® Advantage SculpSure® removes unwanted fat in a 25 minute treatment.  It’s an obvious replacement for more invasive treatments like liposuction or surgery because there’s no downtime or major interruption to your daily routine.  It’s budget-friendly, schedule-friendly and the results are satisfying. Here’s What SculpSure® Can Do For You: Remove unwanted, stubborn fat from […]

Wipe Away Sweat and Odor With miraDry™

Yuck.  Did you know that deodorant and antiperspirant have been found to only be 20% effective?  We were appalled by that fact, too.  That’s why we’re so happy that there’s miraDry™.  This FDA-approved life-changing treatment dramatically reduces sweat, odor and hair from the underarms.     If you’re bothered by excessive sweating, miraDry™ could be […]

Clean Up The Summer Mess

    Too much fun at the shore?  Now’s the time to clean up the signs of summer sun damage with our tried-and-true solutions.  We can erase unwanted pigment and smooth your skin texture.  If you have sun damage on your face, neck and chest (or elsewhere!), we have the solution for you. Let’s get […]

Ultherapy: Fight A “Tech-Neck” With Ultrasound

Millennials and more are turning to Ultherapy to fight the signs of aging in our digital era:  horizontal neck lines and a puffy double chin. Both are a result of poor posture and heads positioned down for hours on end. Why is Ultherapy a fantastic solution?  Keep reading for more information. Why does skin sag? […]

Summer Skin Survival Guide

The rumors are that summer weather might stretch into fall…so how should that affect your skincare routine?  Most of us try to skimp on skincare when it’s hot, but did you know that’s one of the worst things to do?  Keep reading for our easy tips to great-looking and healthy skin.   Sunscreen is your […]

Lose A Turkey Neck With Kybella

We all cringe when we hear the term ‘turkey neck’.  The dreaded gobbler.  It’s time to take control with Kybella, an FDA-approved procedure that eliminates neck fullness:  FOREVER. Don’t waste any more time adjusting your pose in selfies or snapshots.  This is your month to do something about your reflection…with Kybella!  Keep reading for helpful […]

Have You Seen Jessie’s Before & After Pics?

Jessie’s been our Cosmetic & Medical Physician Assistant since March 2013 and you have to see her before and after photographs.  Keep reading to learn which treatment is one of Jessie’s favorites and whether you might benefit from it, too.  Jessie’s favorite treatment: Light Mixto How has Light Mixto helped Jessie? It’s removed freckles, brightened […]

Get Ready to Glow!

   Why Choose Microneedling? Immediate results are seen within 1-3 days No downtime No discomfort Results are lasting Helps with scarring, acne, discoloration, texture Why Choose PRP? PRP is “Platelet Rich Plasma”, taken from your own blood PRP utilizes your body’s natural healing cells These healing cells strengthen your skin and reverse the signs of […]

SculpSure: How Does It Compare To Coolsculpting?

Comparing the 2 Types of Non-Invasive Body Sculpting Techniques SculpSure Coolsculpting 25 minutes for up to 4 applicators 1 hour for one applicator FDA approved hyperthermic laser with cooling applicator FDA approved cryolipolysis $1600 average fee per treatment $2100 average fee per treatment 87% “Worth It” rating on RealSelf.com 75% “Worth It” rating on RealSelf.com […]

3 Ingredients for A Sensational Selfie

Botox.  Juvederm.  Ultherapy.  These three non-surgical treatments are fantastic ways to turn back the clock without breaking the bank.  Be the first to take a sneak peek at our Sensational Selfie tips.       Why Botox? Botox is like a magic eraser that buffs away worry lines, crow’s feet and forehead furrows.  You’ll look […]

Cosmetic Surgery Doesn’t Have to Be Scary

Contemplating a cosmetic procedure can make anyone feel weak at the knees.  Jody Sproul, our Cosmetic Patient Coordinator and Nurse Practitioner, makes the entire process a breeze.  Her voice is one of the first you’ll hear when you call, and she’ll be your right-hand gal as you traverse and complete your cosmetic surgical process.   […]

SculpSure Non-Invasive Body Contouring

    The Ice Age is over.  Lose your love handles on your lunch break with SculpSure.” Experience up to a 25% fat reduction in 25 minutes with SculpSure, coming soon to The Cosmetic & Skin Surgery Center.  This FDA-approved non-surgical body contouring device: Eliminates stubborn body fat without surgery or downtime Targets areas like […]

What Filler Is Best For Lips?

Many of us would love to have lips like a popular Kardashian sister, but we’re afraid to take the plunge.  Sometimes all we need is more information.  Keep reading for tips on our favorite lip filler and why we love it!   Lips are delicate and soft and require an equally delicate and soft filler.  […]

Skin Care For Every Age

THE MOST HELPFUL (AND TRUE!) SKIN CARE ADVICE WE’VE EVER HEARD IS EVERY WOMAN OVER 30 SHOULD BE USING A RETINOL”.     Here’s what we’ve learned through the years about skin care for each decade of life. 30’S 40’S 50’S & Beyond Begin regular in-office glycolic peels for gentle exfoliation.  Glycolic peels are customized […]

Kybella® Improves A Double Chin

Kybella® debuts in January 2016 at The Cosmetic & Skin Surgery Center.  Treatments can be scheduled with Dr. Wyatt To, Jessie Mallalieu, and Susan Young. This exciting FDA-approved product reduces fullness under the chin without surgery, general anesthesia or downtime.  We’re thrilled to offer it to you as part of our complete facial rejuvenation portfolio! […]

Which Filler Is Right For Me?

      Juvederm, Voluma, Radiesse…how do you know which filler to choose?  Our easy-to-understand blog post will break down the differences between our three favorite fillers.             Juvederm: Made of hyaluronic acid, a naturally-occurring substance found in our bodies A clear, gel-like substance which is undetectable under the skin […]

It’s Time To Shed Your Spots!

The trees are shedding their leaves…Imagine shedding your spots!  Schedule your appointments now before the holidays and say ‘sayonara’ to your summer sunspots. At The Cosmetic & Skin Surgery Center, we have three different methods to significantly reduce or remove summer sunspots: Astanza 532 Laser Treatment:  This powerful laser removes most sunspots in just one […]

Is A Liquid Facelift Right For Me?

What is a liquid facelift?” A liquid facelift is an in-office procedure that uses an injectable filler, such as Juvederm®, Radiesse® or Restylane®, to rejuvenate and restore volume to the face. Who can benefit from a liquid facelift? If your cheeks look ‘deflated’ or flat, or if you’ve lost volume from the middle of your […]

The Truth About Bellafill®

Bellafill® is a relatively new contestant on the scene when it comes to dermal fillers.  A filler is a substance that adds volume to skin that’s become flat, wrinkled, creased or deflated-looking over time.  The results are immediate, soft, and fantastic.   We’re here to tell the truth about Bellafill®.      Like all new […]

Dissolve Chin Fat With Kybella™

Contouring is redefined with Kybella, the first and only FDA-approved injectable cosmetic that reduces fullness under the chin. Don’t trust your face to just anyone—this type of treatment belongs in the hands of a trained specialist: a Board Certified Facial Plastic Surgeon. You may recall that we offer Lipodissolve, the medicine that dissolves fat in […]

A Popular Celebrity Choice: Ultherapy™

It’s reported that more and more celebrities are turning to Ultherapy™ to lift and tighten their skin without any downtime.  Kim Kardashian, Courtney Cox, and Shania Twain–just to name a few–have tried Ultherapy™ to tighten their jawlines and lift their brows.  The appealing factor with Ultherapy™ is that you can experience a ‘lift’ without any […]

Look Younger In Weeks With Dr. To’s LA Lift®

At The Cosmetic and Skin Surgery Center, innovation is one of the hallmarks of our practice. Inspired by the goal of offering patients options that are less invasive, yet still highly effective, Dr. Wyatt To created the L.A. Lift® procedure. This method targets the lower face, offering many of the same benefits as a traditional […]

Don’t Waste Your Money On These…

The sheer act of containing the title ‘Dr.’ in the name of a skincare product does not make it a good purchase.  Don’t waste your hard-earned money on products that boast ingredients that simply hydrate and don’t reverse the effects of aging and sun damage. We’ve done the research for you and we’ve found the […]

Let A Light Mixto Be Your Lucky Charm

Winter’s finally behind us and your skin is crying out for a lucky charm! The combination of dry heat and cold temperatures have created a build-up of dead skin cells on your skin that needs to be removed.  A Light Mixto is the ideal choice of removal as it exfoliates the skin and encourages collagen […]

Love Your ‘Selfie’

Don’t cringe when you see your ‘selfie’, be happy!  Choose Dr. To’s LA Lift® for maximum results with minimal downtime. The LA Lift®, or Local Anesthesia facelift, improves the appearance of the cheeks, jawline, jowls and neck.  You’re not ‘put to sleep’ for the procedure, and most individuals experience 1-2 weeks healing.  These targeted and […]

THERMAGE® VS. ULTHERAPY®

Who doesn’t want tighter, lifted skin?  And better yet:  without surgery!  Both Ultherapy® and Thermage® have been FDA-cleared for tightening and lifting the skin, but which one is the most effective? With all the hype out there about Thermage® and Ultherapy®, we’ve outlined the details below so you can make a clear choice between the […]

FRAXEL® VS. MIXTO®

If  your goal is to improve the appearance of fine lines, wrinkles and acne scars, chances are you’ve thought about getting a laser peel.  But of the two main laser peels available, should you choose Fraxel® or Mixto®? Fraxel® has had an extensive U.S. marketing campaign and is verbally well-known in the U.S., whereas its […]

High Quality Peels Deliver Results

Choose a Peel to rejuvenate and vitalize tired, dull skin.Why should you regularly ‘Peel’ your skin? Stimulating your skin regularly to shed its dead cells promotes collagen renewal with little to no downtime. For the past 50 years, dermatologists have been using Peels as a means to deliver maximum benefits with minimum downtime. Our patients […]

Put Some Va-Va-Voom Into Your Skin!

Thinking about the best way to energize your skin?  Before its too late, choose beauty treatments that add heat to the skin’s collagen layer. These types of treatment result in tighter, brighter skin by forcing your skin to create new collagen.  Ultherapy, Mixto, and LaserToning are the best ways to energize the skin. Why do […]

See Results Before the Holidays!

Now’s the time to do your beauty treatments so you can enjoy looking great for the holidays.   Smile lines?  Check.  Plan for filler:  Juvederm, Restylane, Voluma or Radiesse.  This same-day treatment delivers instant improvement and results that last from 6-18 months. Frown lines?  Check.  Plan for Botox or Xeomin.  This same-day treatment delivers results […]

Update: Jessie’s Mission Trip to Uganda

In September 2014, I had the amazing privilege of serving as part of a medical mission trip to Jinja, Uganda. A group of nine individuals associated with Grace Community Church, in Fulton, Maryland, joined with the organization AOET to serve those who have been devastated by the AIDS epidemic. This organization focuses on supporting the […]

New Patient Special for R20 Tattoo Removal

Fall is the best time to start your laser tattoo removal because your tan has faded, and we can do several treatments before next summer.               R20 Tattoo Removal treatments involve 2 laser passes, as opposed to the traditional one-pass laser removal method. R20 is scientifically proven to remove […]

Improve Your Profile With This Innovative Solution…

One of the easiest and most beautiful ways to improve your profile is with a silicone chin implant. Long-lasting, safe and natural in appearance, this solution is on the rise among facial plastic surgical procedures. Many Americans dislike their profile because of a ‘weak’ chin. Other cosmetic procedures, such as lip fillers, may have less […]

Mixto® Miracle

How Can Mixto® Help Me? This treatment is perfect for smoothing acne scars, buffing out fine lines and wrinkles, and restoring your natural ‘glow’ What Is Mixto®? Mixto® is the brand name of a laser that uses light energy to effectively refresh your skin What Do Your Patients Say About Their Mixto® Results? “I cannot […]

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