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Vanessa’s EMSculpt® treatment.

How this innovative treatment helped PS Business Director Vanessa Grutman with diastasis recti post-pregnancy. Through my second pregnancy, I developed pretty bad diastasis recti (ab separation). I started noticing it at 5 months pregnant during a yoga class while doing a...
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What to know about laser hair removal.

Laser hair removal is one of the world’s most popular non-surgical cosmetic procedures. At Project Skin MD, we use the best-in-class laser hair removal device, the LightSheer® DUET™. This medical-grade laser ensures optimal safety and efficacy and the ability to treat lar...
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BELKYRA™ Q&A with our injectable experts.

Surely by now you’ve heard about BELKYRA™, a customized contouring treatment for the area under the jawline (a.k.a. the dreaded double chin). Our staff has tried it (you can read about Karen’s experience here and here), our #1 girl crush Jillian Harris has tried it, why h...
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Thermage® for bright eyes.

This popular skin tightening treatment can refresh your tired eyes. Have you heard of Thermage® CPT? Our team has been singing the praises of this no-downtime skin tightening treatment since Dr. McGillivray—who was among the very first Canadian physicians to provide Ther...
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Hey beautiful, it’s Fraxel® season!

It’s the most wonderful time of the year: the season for repairing sun damage and reversing signs of aging from your skin. This year, we’ve got two package options* designed to make this skin changing treatment more accessible than ever before. Not sure which package i...
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Your CoolSculpting® questions answered.

We all know the frustration of struggling to be rid of stubborn fat that continues to resist all efforts, even diet and exercise. It starts to dictate what you wear and how you feel, and well… that sucks. At Project Skin MD, we want to present our patients with treatment ...
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How to tackle summer sun damage.

It’s that time of year again! Summer is winding down, and we’re left with nothing but sunny memories and…sun damage? Thank you, Mother Nature. Despite our best efforts to stay covered up and slathered in SPF while enjoying Kits Beach or tackling the Grouse Grind, most of ...
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Our favourite acne treatments.

Ugh, acne. Whether it’s a pimple that pops up just in time for a special event, or persistent acne that just won’t relent, when our patients come to us asking about bumps and blemishes, they’re frustrated. So what do we tell them? Well…we can relate. Acne has affected man...
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To Botox, or not to Botox?

By Nashina Merani, Medical Aesthetician. Today, we’re talking about the “B-word” ladies and gentlemen: BOTOX®! This treatment can come with a heavy hand of preconceived notions that leave most debating whether or not they should take the plunge. First, what is Botox? It&...