Regular use of appropriate skin care is one of the most important aspects of cosmetic medicine. Choosing the product that is just right for your skin should always begin with understanding of the ingredient list. Most consumers are well familiar with common ingredients of skin rejuvenation preparations such as retinoids, vitamin C, peptides and hyaluronic acid. However, there seem to be some “mystery” ingredients that are listed on the labels of virtually every cosmetic product, yet very few people seem to know what these are. In this article Dr. Konstantin demystifies one of such ingredients – carbomers.
Here at Konstantin Vasyukevich, MD, we are taking your health very seriously. We are keeping our regular business hours in order to provide all the necessary medical care to our patients. In order to protect everyone from exposure to COVID-19, we have made some changes in how we arrange patients’ appointments. In addition to a strict cleaning protocol and rigorous hand sanitizing, we are limiting in-person appointments to only those medically necessary. Follow up visits and new consultations that do not require in-person presence in the office will be conducted via FaceTime, Skype or WhatsApp. Please be safe and stay … Read More
If you’re looking for a mini facelift in New York, you know how hard it might be to choose between so many well-qualified plastic surgeons. After all, Park Avenue is a true Mecca of plastic surgery, and some of the best facelift surgeons in the world practice their craft here in NYC. Since most busy New Yorkers don’t have the time to become facelift experts themselves, it is best to leave some of your mini facelift decisions in the hands of the professionals. However, there are some things you should know about facelifts in order to get the most … Read More
Tired of those forehead lines and crow’s feet that make you look older than you feel? Many men and women with facial aging often turn to BOTOX® Cosmetic injections from Dr. Konstantin Vasyukevich, a facial plastic surgeon in NYC who probably knows more about BOTOX than anyone who isn’t also a facelift surgeon. Thanks to his expertise, patients often ask Dr. Vasyukevich questions that are common knowledge to any specialist but are still a mystery to the general public. Fortunately for anyone reading this blog post, the people here at Dr. Konstantin’s office don’t believe in secrets when it comes … Read More
You’re doing all the right things: maintaining a healthy diet, exercising regularly, applying sunscreen on hot summer days, and using a very meticulous skin regimen. Still, you can’t help but wish there was something more you could do to help you feel like everything else is worth it. Sure, you know it’s all good for you, and self-care should be its own reward. But there’s nothing wrong with wanting to see results now, and a facelift is an excellent way for NYC men and women to do that. The fact is, no matter how humble or modest we may be, … Read More