DermEffects: Dr. Wei Jing Loo
1560 Hyde Park Road
London, ON N6H 5L5
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Author Archives: Wei Jing Loo

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

woman touching her bottom lip (model)

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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DermEffects | Consumer Choice Award Winner 2023 | London

Your skin’s health is pivotal to your overall wellbeing. That’s why at DermEffects, we offer a comprehensive range of services to help you achieve and maintain the healthy, beautiful skin you deserve. Our talented team of dermatologists and estheticians offer a wide range of both medical and cosmetic services, including laser and energy treatments, clinical consultations, condition -specific treatments, laser…

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Everything You Need To Know About Facial Fillers

young woman pulling her cheek (model)

If you want to restore volume to your lips, cheeks, and other facial areas, dermal fillers are often the answer. Dermal fillers are injectables that not only add instant volume to flat areas but can also reshape your facial contours. When considering facial fillers, many London, Ontario, men and women have questions about what dermal fillers can achieve, what a…

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How To Plan Your Laser Skin Resurfacing Timeline

a before and after image of a woman who had a skin rejuvenation procedure (model)

Laser skin resurfacing is an exceptional way to even out your skin tone, achieve a smoother texture, improve coloration, and smooth away fine lines and wrinkles. Achieving the best results from laser skin resurfacing does take some planning, as you may need several sessions with some downtime in between to see your best results. In this blog post, I’ll share…

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6 Things We Love About truSculpt®

woman measuring her waist to track weight loss

If you’re like a lot of women and men who lead a healthy lifestyle but are frustrated by stubborn bulges, nonsurgical body contouring treatments offer a solution. But which one? Spend some time online and you’ll find a range of options. Combining truSculpt® iD and truSculpt® flex reduces fat and builds muscle, which is one of the reasons it’s such…

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BOTOX® or Dermal Fillers for Crow’s Feet—Which Is Best?

Woman getting injectable fillers

Do you have pesky wrinkles at the corners of your eyes even when you’re not smiling or squinting? Known as crow’s feet, these lines are typically among the earliest signs of aging and a common concern among our cosmetic dermatology patients. Most of these patients know that injectables can minimize the appearance of crow’s feet but aren’t sure if they…

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What Type of JUVÉDERM® is the Best Lip Filler?

best lip fillers image of a model touching her lips

Full, sensuous lips are a timeless, attractive look. That is why JUVÉDERM lip filler at our London, Ontario practice is so popular. As the number of lip filler options increase, it’s difficult for patients to know which one is best for their needs. JUVÉDERM has an established reputation for creating the natural-looking lip enhancement results that patients want. But even…

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Poll: “When Do You Think is the Best Time To Start BOTOX®?”

Woman considering Botox in London, ON

If you like to read bloggers who write about anti-aging treatments—that’s probably why you’re here—it’s likely you’ve come across the phrase “preventative BOTOX” and wondered, “wow, can BOTOX actually prevent wrinkles?” It’s not really a yes or no answer because ultimately everyone develops wrinkles. Even the best dermatologist in London, Ontario, can’t prevent you from getting wrinkles eventually. But the…

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What You Need To Know About Microneedling for Melasma

Woman after Microneedling for Melasma in London, ON.

Few skin conditions are more difficult to treat than melasma. Sometimes called the “pregnancy mask” because the skin discoloration often develops during pregnancy, melasma is a widespread condition that affects both women and men, although predominantly women. Most often treated with a combination of chemical peels and topical skincare products, we’ve found that melasma also responds well to microneedling at…

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What to Expect From Laser Skin Resurfacing Treatment

Woman after Laser Resurfacing in London, ON.

The Pearl fractional laser skin resurfacing treatment we perform in London, Ontario, produces results that match its name—skin with the smooth, luminous glow of pearls. The fractional laser penetrates the skin with thousands of pinpoint columns of light, creating micro-channels that stimulate new collagen production without ablating the skin’s entire surface. We apply a topical numbing cream before beginning the…

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