Virtual Day of Beauty 2022
Join us in celebrating our annual Day of Beauty virtual event on Thursday, October 13th from 12:00 am - 11:55 pm CST! Sign up below and gain access to these event specials: Save on skincare product purchases at chicagoskinscience.com! (only available to Virtual Day of Beauty guests) Online access to event-only discounts on our most popular esthetic, injectable, cosmetic, and body sculpting services! Enter for a chance to win FREE cosmetic treatments and skincare products such as CoolSculpting, Botox, Dysport, Restylane, Alastin, DiamondGlow & more! (event-day purchase of skincare or treatments is necessary to be eligible for winning raffles) Virtual all-day event, shop whenever you want on Oct. 13th! 10% of our Day of Beauty event proceeds will go to the Lynn Sage Breast Cancer Foundation, in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness month. Thank you to our patients for your continued support of CCSD, and we hope to (virtually) see you there! [gravityform id="30" title="true" description="false"]
Botox flash sale until August 31st!
Book your Botox appointment of two areas or more by August 31st and save $75! Don't wait to book your next Botox appointment with your favorite CCSD Board-Certified Dermatologist or Plastic Surgeon. To save even more on treatment day, don't forget to check your Alle wallet for available points and gift cards before checkout! WHAT: $75 off 2 areas or more of Botox WHEN: Going on now thru 8/31/22 DETAILS: Botox areas include crow's feet, forehead and frown lines. Must be a member of Alle (free to sign up) Limit one rebate per patient, while supplies last. Two Botox areas must be treated during the same appointment to be eligible. Call 312-245-9965 or book your Botox appointment online by August 31 to save $75! 515 N State St Suite 900, Chicago, IL 60654www.chicagodermatology.com | (312) 245-9965
August is Hair Loss Awareness Month
Suffering with excessive shedding, thinning or loss of hair can be a silent struggle for both male and female patients. Hair loss has many causes including (but not limited to) heredity, hormonal changes, medical conditions or medications associated with them, a stressful life event and certain styling techniques. Diagnosis is often incredibly patient specific, which is why it is important you seek the guidance of a hair loss expert. Since August is Hair Loss Awareness Month, we wanted to highlight our expert hair loss providers and treatment options. Dr. Omer Ibrahim’s interest in the condition of alopecia and hair loss began with working alongside Dr. Wilma Fowler Bergfeld at the Cleveland Clinic, who is one of the nation’s top experts on hair loss. As the hair growth guru of Chicago, Dr. Ibrahim makes time for his hair loss patient’s during clinic hours recommending many successful results-driven patient care plans. One of the most popular treatments for hair loss at CCSD is Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP) injections. PRP is blood plasma that contains essential proteins to stimulate natural hair growth. This therapy involves drawing a patient’s own blood, spinning it so that only enriched cells (platelet-rich plasma) remain, and re-injecting it into the scalp. New hair growth can be seen as early as 2 months following treatment. Hair growth will continue to improve up to a year thereafter. CCSD has a multitude of treatment and product options at our office, and we can customized hair loss regimens based on your needs. Check out how other CCSD patients saw fantastic hair growth improvements HERE! Call 312-245-9965 option 2 or book online, to schedule your hair loss appointment today!
NEW Acne Treatments at CCSD
Our acne fighting armamentarium is growing at CCSD! These light-based therapies are perfect for patients who are searching for a safe, effective and drug-free alternative to topicals, chemical peels, oral antibiotics and/or isotretinoin treatments. What’s even better is you can save $1,000 this August when you purchase a BBL Hero and AviClear package combination! But first, let’s take a deeper looking into these new FDA-cleared acne treatments at CCSD: BBL Hero – This non-invasive IPL device is a cutting-edge acne treatment that uses the power of BBL (BroadBand Light) to comfortably and effectively clear acne without creams or medicine in just four treatments. BBL Hero uses a combination of blue, yellow, and infra-red light to eliminate acne-causing bacteria, reduce inflammation, and promote the body’s natural healing process. AviClear – The first and only device that selectively targets and suppresses the sebaceous glands, eliminating acne at the source without the need for prescription medications. AviClear utilizes a revolutionary 1726 nm wavelength to treat mild, moderate, and severe acne vulgaris in just three treatments. Patients can expect acne reduction regardless of skin type or cause of breakout (even hormonal acne!) with no significant side effects. Call our office to schedule your acne appointment with a CCSD Provider at 312-245-9965 option 2.
Join our research participant list for upcoming studies
Chicago Cosmetic and Dermatologic Research includes our CCSD Doctors, Physician Assistants and collaborative research team, whose main goal is to advance in the fields of cosmetic surgery and dermatology. Since 2011, our research team has worked on clinical studies with Energy Based Devices for body contouring, cellulite and skin tightening as well as aesthetic injectables for volume loss, wrinkles, and cellulite. These studies include those that were investigator-initiated, sponsor-initiated and FDA monitored. Are you interested in joining one of our current or future research studies? Fill out the form on our research page or email [email protected] and our team will reach out to you if you qualify to participate! You can also follow CCDR on LinkedIn for all the latest research studies updates!
UV Safety Month – Protect Your Skin this July
Everyone waits all year for summertime in Chicago! We hope all of our patients enjoy the warmer weather safely with these four tips to protect your skin this July, which is UV Safety Month: For your skin, ALWAYS wear a sunscreen of SPF 30 or higher on any exposed skin, reapplying every 2 hours. If you’re swimming or sweating, use a waterproof sunscreen. Limit peak sun exposure from 10:00 AM-2:00 PM if possible or seek shade when out during those times. This is when the sun's UV rays are the highest! You can also wear UPF clothing such as MOTT50 or COOLIBAR. UPF stands for Ultraviolet Protection Factor and indicates what fraction of the sun’s ultraviolet rays can penetrate fabric. A shirt with a UPF of 50, allows just 1/50th of the sun’s UV radiation to reach the skin. This helps reduce the amount of exposed skin and less sunblock coverage needed where the UPF clothing covers. Sunglasses with UV protection and wide-brimmed hats are also recommended to fully protect yourself from harmful UV rays. Read more tips from Dr. Omer Ibrahim’s interview with the AAD of what to wear to protect your skin from the sun! Don’t forget to also schedule your annual full body skin exam with a CCSD provider and also perform regular skin self-exams while looking out for the ABCDEs of skin cancer. When detected early, skin cancer can be highly treatable! Call or text our office at 312-245-9965 opt. 2 to schedule a full body skin check and stock up on your summer stash of sunscreen on our skincare website chicagoskinscience.com! (Don’t forget you’ll receive a complimentary beach tote with a purchase of 3 EltaMD products purchased in July while supplies last!)
June is Acne Awareness Month
As a Dermatology office, our providers and staff are committed to helping patients treat one of the most common skin conditions, acne. It can affect people of any age, gender or skin color. Unfortunately, there isn’t a ‘one size fits all’ treatment for acne, but your CCSD Board-Certified Dermatologist or Certified Physician Assistant can help guide you through all the options available. If you’ve been putting off treating your acne, then June is the month for you! June Specials for Acne Awareness Month For those of you who currently have active acne, you can SAVE $25 when you add a treatment mask to a DiamondGlow microdermabrasion. Our Licensed Estheticians will be able to customize the DiamondGlow serums and physician-grade treatment masks to fit your skin needs. We’re also highlighting this month for acne patients our BBL Hero. This non-invasive IPL device is a cutting-edge acne treatment that uses the power of BBL to comfortably and effectively clear acne without creams or medicine in just four treatments. BBL Hero uses a combination of blue, yellow, and infra-red light to eliminate acne-causing bacteria, reduce inflammation, and promote the body’s natural healing process. Purchase a package of 4 BBL Hero acne treatments in June and receive a complimentary travel size EltaMD UV Clear SPF46. We are also adding VERY soon to our acne fighting armamentarium AviClear, the first and only device that selectively targets and suppresses the sebaceous glands, eliminating acne at the source without the need for prescription medications. In just three 30 minute treatments, patients can expect lasting acne reduction regardless of skin type or cause of breakout (even hormonal acne!) with no significant side effects. Stay tuned for more updates about this exciting new treatment! Call our office at 312-245-9965 option 2 or book online to schedule your acne appointment with a CCSD Provider!
Introducing Jessica Taylor – Permanent Makeup Artist
We’re excited to announce our newest CCSD provider! Now introducing Jessica Taylor – Permanent Makeup Artist. She is a Licensed Aesthetician with over 10 years of experience in the skin and beauty industry. Jessica's passion for all things beauty led her to find her true passion in becoming a Certified Permanent Makeup, Lash and Brow Artist. She finds great pleasure in making others feel confident and comfortable in their own skin, with patient satisfaction being her primary goal! Jessica will begin seeing patients on Wednesday, June 1st with clinic openings on Wednesdays 8am - 6pm and Fridays 8am - 5pm. She will be providing the following services (with more on the way soon!): Nanoblading, Ombre, powder and Combo brow treatments Eyelash and Eyebrow tinting Eyebrow waxing & shaping Lash lifts & tints Lip blushing Book your appointment with Jessica by calling or texting 312-245-9965 today!
New Office Hours + Upcoming Saturday Clinics
Starting on May 31st, Chicago Cosmetic Surgery and Dermatology & Chicago Skin Science will have updated hours of operations. Our new office hours are: Monday: 8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. Tuesday: 8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. Wednesday: 8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. Thursday: 8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. Friday: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. We know that some of our patients relied on the late appointments, however, we are still maintaining our once-a-month Saturday appointments open for those who may need them! Our upcoming Saturday clinics are as follows: Saturday, June 18th from 9:00am - 1:00pm Available Providers: Dr. Omer Ibrahim, Caroline Sheppard, PA-C and Nicki Loizzi, LE Saturday, July 9th from 9:00am - 1:00pm Available Providers: Dr. Lauren Fine, Brittany Rank, PA-C and Alexis Jawny, LE Saturday, August 13th from 9:00am - 1:00pm Available Providers: Dr. Omer Ibrahim, Whitney Hersh, PA-C, Nicki Liozzi, LE and Alexis Jawny, LE Call or text us to schedule your upcoming appointment at 312-245-9965 (option 2 if you call).