DermEffects: Dr. Wei Jing Loo
1560 Hyde Park Road
London, ON N6H 5L5
Medical Inquiries: (519) 472-2929
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Fax: (519) 472-8484
Monday–Friday: 7 a.m.–3 p.m.

Author Archives: Wei Jing Loo

4 Key Nonsurgical Body Contouring Questions, Answered

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Looking to sculpt your body without surgery? Nonsurgical body contouring might be the answer you’ve been searching for. With increasing nonsurgical fat reduction treatment options, you may have several questions about the various procedures and whether one is better. In this blog post, we’ll provide details about the different fat reduction technologies, how long your results can last, if there…

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How Long Do Dermal Fillers Last? A Comprehensive Guide

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Dermal fillers are a popular treatment option, whether you want to enhance your facial features or combat signs of aging. When injected by an expert, they can create attractive contours, restore youthful volume, and minimize the appearance of wrinkles and lines. If you’re considering getting filler injections, knowing how long the results should last is helpful. In this blog post,…

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Microdermabrasion vs. Microneedling: 6 Facts You Should Know

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What’s the best approach for improving your skin’s tone and complexion? The options are more plentiful than ever, with patients increasingly turning to innovative, noninvasive skin rejuvenation treatments. Two of the most popular procedures, microneedling and microdermabrasion, often confuse people because of their similar-sounding names and promising results. In this blog post, we’ll explore the key differences between microneedling and…

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Treatments To Keep Your Skin Happy This Fall (Updated 2023)

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It may seem like summer is in full swing, but fall is just around the corner. That means more than just pumpkin spice lattes; it means you’ll need to rejuvenate and restore your skin after basking in the summer sun. Skin rejuvenation treatments can help remove damaged skin cells, replenish collagen, plump the skin, and soften facial creases. From topical…

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FAQs About Our Carbon Spectra Peel/Healite Treatment, an Ideal Summer Skin Refresh (Updated 2023)

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Summer is the perfect time for a glowing, fresh-faced look. I often suggest chemical peel options at my London, Ontario, practice, especially for patients who want to skip summertime makeup in favor of soft, naturally radiant skin. Our office offers many peel options. Finding your best fit might feel like a challenge. But if you’re interested in rejuvenating your face…

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How To Look Well-Rested Without Makeup (Updated 2023)

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A strong cup of coffee and a little bit of makeup can do a lot to brighten your face. But when life gets busy, all the caffeine and concealer in the world can’t hide the signs of too little sleep. We often use lasers, peels, BOTOX, and dermal fillers to help our London, Ontario, patients appear more refreshed and alert. By…

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Laser Skin Treatment for Acne: Is It Right for You?

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Dealing with stubborn acne? Have you tried unsuccessfully to treat breakouts with pills, topicals, antibiotics, facials, chemical peels, and anything else someone suggests? If your acne just won’t go away, a relatively new laser skin treatment for acne called AviClear® at our London, Ontario, practice offers an effective solution. Frequently Asked Questions If you’re wondering how a laser skin treatment…

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Why IPL May Be the Best Treatment for Brown Spots on Your Face

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If you’re looking for the best treatment for brown spots on your face, IPL laser treatment may be just what you need. IPL (intense pulsed light) is a noninvasive laser treatment that helps eliminate sun damage and dark spots on the skin. This post will explore what you need to know about IPL, including the skin conditions it can treat,…

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truSculpt®: How Many Body Sculpting Sessions Do I Need?

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Could your diet and exercise routine use an extra boost? Despite leading healthy lifestyles, many people struggle with stubborn fat bulges or areas they just can’t tone with exercise. truBody™ nonsurgical body contouring combines fat reduction with truSculpt® iD and muscle building with truSculpt® flex to help sculpt your body. The number of truSculpt sessions you’ll need depends on your…

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Lip Flip vs Lip Filler: What’s the Difference?

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Flip or fill? That is the question. Or is it? Lip enhancement treatments remain among the most popular aesthetic procedures performed around the world, and there are numerous options for getting the perfect, pouty appearance. One of the more recent innovative approaches is the BOTOX® “lip flip.” But a lip flip doesn’t necessarily take the place of lip fillers. In…

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