Winter Skincare Tips

Posted on December 19, 2017

The holidays and winter weather are here! Sweaters, scarves, festive food and drink, and holiday cheer make these months, as the song says, “… the most wonderful time of the year!” Unfortunately, the cool, dry air can sometimes leave our skin a little less than perfect. Here are some easy skincare tips to keep your


Have You Heard of Halo?

Posted on October 24, 2017

Have you heard of Halo (and I’m not referring to the amazing Beyoncé song)? The Halo laser is the latest technological advance in skin resurfacing to lend your skin an angelic glow (much like the beloved Beyoncé). But what is the Halo difference? Halo is the only laser that combines dual wavelength technology to give


Don’t Forget Your SPF!

Posted on October 16, 2017

You should be wearing sunscreen every day — rain or shine. While at first this may sound excessive (cue memories of a neurotic mother wagging her finger at you as a child), but there is actual reasoning and science behind the importance of sunscreen. Lets start with UV radiation — yes, RADIATION (primarily UVA and


Skincare Products at CDAM

Posted on October 12, 2017

Whether you desire products for a daily routine, or to enhance your cosmetic dermatology services, Drs. Kalimullah and Cavanaugh will help you pick out the best products for your unique skin type and condition. Our board-certified dermatologists believe in a combination of regular skin maintenance at home, in addition to medical and cosmetic dermatology services to provide


Customize Your Skincare Routine

Posted on October 11, 2017

Shopping for skincare products can be a daunting task (to say the least). There are a seemingly endless number of brands and products. Beautiful Hollywood starlets advertise many of these in glossy print ads and on TV often making overambitious claims, promising the fountain of youth with pithy slogans (wink, you’re worth it!). At the


The Top Benefits of BBL Photofacial

Posted on June 23, 2017

During the summer, many Chicago residents spend ample time in the sun. Many are not aware of the damage that the sun is causing to their skin, even if only a short amount of time is spent outdoors. Over time, the sun can contribute to the formation of age spots, sun damage, and sagging skin,


Refresh Your Skin with SilkPeel®

Posted on June 5, 2017

Are you dealing with a dull complexion? Or perhaps you are living with pesky black and white heads which are littering your complexion. If you have tried at-home facial treatments without any luck, it may be time to consider the SilkPeel®. This peel is a breakthrough skin treatment to revitalize your skin for a glowing


Introducing the New FDA-Approved Solution for Rosacea

Posted on May 1, 2017

In the disorder is known as Rosacea, facial redness is very common on the cheeks, nose, forehead, and chin. As you age Rosacea, unfortunately, can continue to worsen with further redness and the appearance of red blood vessels. If you leave this condition untreated, it can even result in pimples, bumps, and excess tissues. How


The 411 on Microneedling

Posted on April 10, 2017

With the current rise of K-beauty products, our society has suddenly placed an emphasis on healthy, glowing skin. While many people may find the idea of obtaining clear, radiant skin intimidating, it is actually easier than you might think. The aesthetic treatment known as microneedling is a popular option am among celebs like Gwyneth Paltrow


The Latest Addition to the Juvéderm Collection: Vollure

Posted on March 31, 2017

If you’re looking to improve the appearance of moderate to severe facial lines and wrinkles, especially the nasolabial folds, the newest addition to the Juvéderm line of facial fillers may be exactly what you are looking for. What is Juvéderm Vollure? Juvéderm Vollure is an injectable filler intended for filling lines and wrinkles, particularly in