Treat Acne with Microdermabrasion

Microdermabrasion is one of the most popular minimally-invasive cosmetic procedures performed in the United States. Over half a million people undergo one of these treatments each year. Given time, skin problems like sun damage, aging, and acne scars can be minimized without the need for surgery or any downtime. What is Microdermabrasion? This FDA-approved cosmetic procedure is useful for the minimization of fine lines, large......
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Refresh Your Skin via Microneedling

Collagen Induction Therapy, more commonly known as microneedling, is a phenomenon that became extremely popular in Europe and is now spreading to the United States. This treatment offers safe and effective results that rival those of laser treatments for the reduction of fine lines, scars, stretch marks, and blemishes. Microneedling is more effective than many minimally-invasive skin rejuvenation treatments and involves no recovery time. Your......
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Benefits Associated with Facial Exfoliation

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There are myths and misconceptions surrounding facial exfoliation, also referred to as facial scrubbing. Our skin generally sheds off and renews itself about every 30 days. Exfoliation tackles this problem by getting rid of the skin dead cells. At Chevy Chase Facial Plastic Surgery we offer facial exfoliation treatments to help you keep your skin rejuvenated and refreshed at all times. Exfoliating Delays Symptoms of...
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Why Choose Dr. Jennifer Parker Porter as Your Facial Plastic Surgeon?

Choosing a facial plastic surgeon can often be a pretty daunting process. You don’t want to leave the appearance of your face in the hands of a surgeon who simply isn’t up to par, after all. Plastic surgery leads to results that are permanent. Facial plastic surgery naturally involves your face, too. You can’t exactly hide away from the results of these procedures. That’s why......
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Self-Conscious About Your Ears? Consider Earlobe Repair

When you feel self-conscious about your ears, it can cause you to feel uncomfortable in many different situations. It can make you feel awkward when meeting new people, applying for new jobs, and just getting out there and living your life to the full. It can cause you to have low self-esteem, which can negatively impact your life in many ways. If you feel self-conscious......
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Refresh the Appearance of Your Legs with Laser Vein Removal

When spring arrives and you start to wear warm-weather clothing, you may not be satisfied with the appearance of your legs if you suffer from spider veins. Fortunately, there is a solution. Laser vein removal is a non-surgical treatment that can refresh the appearance of your legs. Spider veins, or telangiectasia, are the thread-like veins on the surface of the skin that are usually red......
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Thinking About Rhinoplasty in Maryland?

Growing up, you were often made fun of because of your lumpy nose. Sure, you can take in air, but when you have any degree of nasal inflammation, it can be pure torture. In essence, your nose makes you miserable. So, to remedy this problem, you have been seriously considering having rhinoplasty performed in Maryland. But you are a little hesitant. You want to make......
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Rejuvenate Your Skin with a Laser Skin Treatment

Aging skin exhibits wrinkling, creasing, and sagging due to the decrease in collagen in the dermal layers. A lack of moisture in the skin will result in a brittle appearance. Stimulating new tissue growth can correct these problems. A laser skin treatment is a specialized cosmetic treatment that helps jumpstart a process of collagen production. This is accomplished by removing the epidermal layer carefully and......
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Call Us to See Your Options for Plastic Surgery in Washington, DC

Chevy Chase Facial Plastic Surgery offers a large selection of surgical and non-surgical procedures, along with skin care treatments, in the Washington, DC area. The surgical procedures offered include the following: Rhinoplasty Facelift Brow lift Eyelid surgery Otoplasty Fat transfer What is Rhinoplasty? Rhinoplasty, more commonly called a nose job, is a popular cosmetic surgical procedure done to improve the appearance of the nose. The......
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Eyelid Surgery: What to Expect

Bags under your eyes and droopy upper eyelids can make you look older than you are and can cause you to look fatigued all the time. Eyelid surgery is designed to address these issues. Here’s what you can expect with eyelid surgery. The natural aging process definitely plays a role in a person starting to develop saggy eyelids. There are other factors at play as......
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