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

Category Archives: Chemical Peels, Facials & Skincare

Look Red-Carpet Ready With a Hollywood Laser Peel®

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One of the most popular facial rejuvenation treatments among celebrities is the Carbon Spectra Peel (also known as a Hollywood Laser Peel). It’s a gentle, no-downtime laser treatment that creates a youthful glow and improves the skin’s tone with virtually no discomfort. At our medical spa in London, Ontario, we first apply a carbon-based lotion to your skin that sets…

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Chemical Peels or Laser Treatments: Which One Is Right for You?

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Patients who want to address various age-related skin conditions, from wrinkles to age spots to uneven texture, don’t necessarily need facial plastic surgery. But knowing which nonsurgical cosmetic treatment is best for their specific concerns isn’t easy. At our medical spa in London, Ontario, we often see patients who want to know if they’re good candidates for chemical peels or laser…

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5 Anti-Aging Treatments You Can Do on Your Lunch Break

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When you’re busy with your career and family, it can be hard to find time for self-care. Sometimes lunch is the only “personal time” in your packed schedule. Thanks to modern medicine, there are a few fast treatments that can quickly rejuvenate your skin. Dermal fillers, BOTOX®, and other nonsurgical procedures are popular at our London, Ontario, practice for this…

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Microneedling with PRP: 2 Treatments, 1 Optimal Result

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For my medical spa patients in London, Ontario, anti-aging treatments are a big focus. My career as a cosmetic dermatologist has familiarized me with the many skin issues people face as they age. Our DermEffects staff uses numerous different techniques to correct signs of aging such as laxity, dullness, enlarged pores, and fine lines. But there’s one solution some patients overlook: combining…

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Use Light and Lasers for A Summertime Glow

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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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Always Check Your Skincare Labels

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Counterfeit skincare products have never been more widely available than they are today. The internet provides a ready platform for scammers to sell these products to unsuspecting buyers. Street vendors are also selling counterfeit beauty and skin care products in cities all over the country. The next time you’re shopping online or in a store, try these tips: Analyze the…

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Improve Your Skin Care: A 2019 Resolution

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Maintaining a daily skincare regimen as part of an overall commitment to a healthier lifestyle is a resolution that makes sense. Taking more control of your skin’s health and appearance doesn’t require inconvenient changes and can quickly produce noticeable improvements. From the basics, such as using sunscreen daily, to more dramatic steps such as laser skin resurfacing, our London, Ontario,…

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Dangers of a DIY Chemical Peel

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People come to my medical spa for a chemical peel in London, Ontario, for many different reasons. From reducing wrinkles to improving the appearance of brown spots, chemical peels offer many skin rejuvenation benefits. Chemical peels can also be performed quickly, and some have very little downtime—making them a convenient beauty option. But while chemical peels are very safe and…

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Treatments to Keep Your Skin Happy This Fall

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As the seasons change, so should your skincare routine. Autumn is the perfect time 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 skincare to chemical peels, our medical spa in London, Ontario, has everything you need. Here…

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Comprehensive Rejuvenation with PRP Therapy

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Many people who come to DermEffects are concerned with aging skin. Some of the common signs of aging are environmentally related or due to sun damage, while others are caused by the gradual decrease in production of collagen and elastin. Topical treatments like peels or laser treatments can only penetrate the skin to a certain extent. As a Royal College-certified…

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