Benefits of Laser Skin Resurfacing

Laser skin resurfacing is a state-of-the-art solution for skin that has weathered time, the elements and even lifestyle challenges. It uses cool, focused laser energy to smooth skin, erase imperfections and soften the signs of aging. Below, experienced Albany plastic surgeon Dr. Sanjiv Kayastha outlines the ways advanced fractional lasers can renew your facial skin,… Read More →

Solutions for Forehead Wrinkles

An expressive face is entertaining, engaging and intriguing, but it does have its downsides: It’s not very useful in high-stakes poker, and also puts significant strain on the skin and muscles of the forehead. “Dynamic” wrinkles are often the result of expressive facial movement. Here, experienced Albany plastic surgeon Dr. Sanjiv Kayastha suggests practical ways… Read More →

Most Common Signs of Aging and How to Treat Them

Some things get better with age. The skin, however, is usually not one of these things. As you grow older, the collagen and elastin in your skin break down, making way for an array of aging signs. So, what should you be on the lookout for? Below, Dr. Sanjiv Kayastha explains the most common signs… Read More →

Statistics from ASPS Reveal the Shape of Plastic Surgery

The latest report from the American Society of Plastic Surgeons shows that more people are undergoing plastic surgery to enhance their appearance. There were 17.5 million surgical and non-surgical cosmetic procedures performed in 2017, a 2 percent increase from the previous year. In addition, the report reveals that non-surgical procedures have increased nearly 200 percent… Read More →

Ultherapy FAQs

Ultherapy is a procedure that many people are just learning about for the first time. Naturally, patients are interested in a facial rejuvenation procedure that doesn’t require surgery or injections. In this post, Dr. Sanjiv Kayastha, a well-known Albany cosmetic surgeon, answers some frequently asked questions about Ultherapy.