Category Archives: Skin Care

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The Top 5 Sunscreen Tips From our Instagram Live

Make sun protection a habit. It can feel like a hassle to take time for sun protection when you’re ready to go and enjoy a day at the lake, or if you’re heading to work. But by making sunscreen application a habit and setting yourself up for success, sun protection can fit easily into a busy, fun, summer lifestyle. By protecting your skin from the sun, you’re minimizing your risk of skin cancer but you’re also preserving the beauty and youthfulness of your skin. You’ll also never have to deal with the after effects of a sunburn again! Let’s explore … Continue reading »

How To Start Using Retinol

Retinol Tips for First-Timers Welcome, retinol first-timers!  When you’ve seen the results of retinol first-hand, you just want to share it with others. For skincare enthusiasts, meeting someone who’s interested in trying retinol can give us the same feeling we get when someone says they haven’t seen the best movie ever, or heard a band that you know they’ll love. Retinol can be a game-changer for your skin and offers an exciting solution to rejuvenate skin for a more youthful appearance. But retinol is powerful, and it’s important to learn all you can before diving in, to maximize results and … Continue reading »

Where to Find The Best Skincare Products in Ontario

Introducing our new online skincare store!  We’re pleased to announce that you can now enjoy all your favourite skincare brands with easy shipping right to your door throughout Canada. Dry skin? Signs of aging? Noticing acne again? Winter is the perfect time to refresh your skincare regimen, and The Cosmetic Surgery Clinic online store is the perfect place to start. Looking to buy quality skincare in Canada? We know how overwhelming shopping for skincare online can be. From intimidating beauty buzzwords like Retinol and Hyaluronic Acid, to products that don’t keep their promises, the skincare market is not for the … Continue reading »

Here’s the Virtual Open House Menu of Promos! Celebrate with us.

Don’t miss our Virtual Open House! Call (519) 804-9822 from November 23-25th and PRESS 6 to purchase your package. Please note: – You can’t purchase promos by calling our main clinic number. Please call the number above. If you get an answering machine, don’t worry! Leave your information and chosen promos and we will respond to your call as promptly as possible, in the order it was received. – With the uncertainty of pandemic closures and appointment availability, we may not be able to accommodate your ideal appointment times as we are operating with a limited schedule subject to health … Continue reading »

Got “Maskne”?

Is your face mask causing acne? Here’s how you can put an end to breakouts. Is your face mask causing breakouts? We love face masks because we know that they help keep our plastic surgery staff, patients, and our Waterloo and London, Ontario-area communities safe and healthy as we adjust to life in a pandemic. But we also know that wearing a mask can take some getting used to—especially for patients with skin concerns! Can face masks cause acne? Is maskne real?  If you’re concerned about cystic acne, acne scarring, blackheads, or uneven skin texture, you may have noticed that … Continue reading »

Meet Our Surgeons

The talented, experienced plastic surgeons at our Kitchener-Waterloo clinic have the advanced training to create exceptional, natural-looking results that meet the individual needs of our patients. The collaborative nature of our practice benefits patients in many ways.

Dr. Robert Shenker Dr. Stephanie Ma
The Cosmetic Surgery Clinic