6127 North La Cholla Blvd, #101, Tucson, AZ 85741
Skin Spectrum

Skinformation: Laser Skin of Color

My friend has been getting laser treatments on her face, and it has really made her complexion look smoother and prettier. I would love to have treatments like that, but I have dark skin, and I’ve heard many times that lasers are risky for dark skin. What type of treatments are available that would be
Learn More

Skinformation: Microneedling

I’ve had microneedling done on my face a few times, and I like it because it improved my fine lines and made my skin look and feel smoother. A friend told me about “RF microneedling,” which sounds even better. Can you tell me more about it? Is it better than the microneedling that I’ve had?
Learn More

Skinformation: QWO

I’m a pretty active person, so you can often find me wearing yoga pants or leggings. I’m self-conscious because I have cellulite that is visible even through the leggings. I only wear black ones because the cellulite doesn’t show as much, and sometimes if I want to look my best, I even wear shapewear under
Learn More

Skinformation: Under Eye Wrinkles

I’ve been using a very good eye cream for several years now, but despite that I’m developing more lines around my eyes. When I apply foundation it gets into the little skin creases and makes the lines even more noticeable. What treatment do you recommend for this? The skin around our eyes is the thinnest
Learn More

Skinformation: Lip Filler

I was talking to a friend who told me that I’d look good with some filler in my lips. I’m a little curious because my lips look kind of old, but I don’t think I’d ever do it because I’ve seen how bad it looks on many people. What’s your opinion? When we mention filler
Learn More

Skinformation: Defined jawline

My 40 year old sister and I both are afflicted with our family’s curse—the jeck. You know, jawline and neck all rolled into one. Neither of us can stand to look at pictures of ourselves because of it. I’ve heard that there are ways to improve it without doing any major surgery, is that true?
Learn More

Boost Your Skincare Regimen This Fall

middle aged woman smiling

A daily skincare regimen at home is a great foundation for treating minor concerns and maintaining a clear complexion; however, most people can benefit from treatments performed by a dermatologist. At our Tucson practice, we offer a variety of solutions for patients struggling with concerns such as sun damage, acne scars, and splotches. In many
Learn More

Skinformation: Microneedling

Woman getting microneedling on face

My friend has been getting a skin treatment called “microneedling” and says she really notices an improvement on her face.  I’m interested in trying it, but I’d like to know more about it first. Microneedling is a very popular procedure that is used to stimulate collagen production in the skin.  This is definitely a plus–we
Learn More

Bargain Hunting and Injections Don’t Mix

Everyone loves a good deal, and everyone loves BOTOX® and fillers. At Skin Spectrum in Tucson, we want our patients to have both. But it’s important to understand the dangers of cutting corners when it comes to injectable treatments. Even though there are legitimate reasons for seeking discounted treatments or products, the reality is this
Learn More

Fall Skin Care Tips

Model Enjoying Mocha

Arizona’s extreme climate can be hard on your skin, even if you’ve lived here for years. At no time is this more true than the “shoulder seasons” — fall and spring — when temperatures change quickly. Our skin care patients in Tucson say this time of year can wreak havoc on their complexions. Here are
Learn More