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  • Mar 29, 2019
  • Donna McAteer

Kelowna Botox To Get You Summertime-Fine

Treatments like Botox® and dermal fillers work in different ways when introduced into the facial tissues, but the goal is similar: a younger looking face with better contours and fewer lines. Non-surgical cosmetic treatments are the current. . .

  • Mar 16, 2019
  • Donna McAteer

Kelowna Actinic Kertosis

While an actinic keratosis is not a skin cancer, it is considered to be precancerous. If left untreated, it can develop into squamous cell carcinoma. Research has shown that people with actinic keratoses have an increased risk of developing other. . .

  • Mar 09, 2019
  • Donna McAteer

Juvederm: Fast-Acting Anti-Aging Treatment

In today’s world where so many options exist for everything, one choice you might be faced with is who to choose as your cosmetic injector. Dermal fillers, also known as Juvederm continue to grow in popularity and the art of injecting dermal. . .

  • Feb 26, 2019
  • Donna McAteer

More Than Just Beauty: 4 Surprising Benefits of Botox

Contrary to popular opinion, Botox goes beyond just treating unwanted wrinkles and fine lines. Here are the top hidden benefits of our customized Kelowna Botox treatments that will surprise you. With such incredible advances being made in. . .

  • Feb 16, 2019
  • Donna McAteer

6 Tips For a Successful Permanent Makeup Recovery

Are you considering a permanent makeup treatment? Whether it’s for your lips, brows, or eyeliner, here are some tips on how to take care of your skin following your procedure for the best results. Permanent makeup is gaining popularity. . .

  • Feb 04, 2019
  • Donna McAteer

Is Juvederm The Right Cosmetic Treatment For You?

Are you looking for an effective and fast-acting anti-aging treatment? Here’s everything you need to know about our customized Kelowna Juvederm treatments. While you may not be able to stop the aging process, our Kelowna skin specialists. . .

  • Jan 29, 2019
  • Donna McAteer

Top Skin Care Trends in 2019 You Need to Know About

Over the years, the skin care industry has evolved and the 20th century brought with it key innovations that allow people all over the world to look younger, healthier, and instantly rejuvenated. Some of these incredible skin care treatments. . .

  • Jan 19, 2019
  • Donna McAteer

8 Tips For Keeping Your Skin Moist and Healthy This Winter

That rosy-cheeked glow you get from Canada’s great outdoors can be deceiving - especially during the winter. The cold outdoor air, combined with moisture-zapping hot indoor air, can wreak havoc on your appearance and may lead to: Dry and. . .

Calgary Vaginal Rejuvenation, IntimaLase
  • Jan 09, 2019
  • Donna McAteer

Turn Back The Clock With IntimaLase

For years there has been no reliable solution to counter thining of the wall of the vagina - until IntimaLase. IntimaLase makes it possible to tighten the vaginal walls with a non-invasive laser treatment. What Is IntimaLase? IntimaLase is a. . .

Kelowna Skin Care, Kelowna Skin Clinic, Kelowna Skin Treatment, Kelowna Beauty Treatments
  • Dec 23, 2018
  • Donna McAteer

Kelowna Skin Treatments That Outlast The Beauty Trends Of 2018

As we say goodbye to the year 2018 and the beauty trends we failed to keep up with, we wonder what to expect in the new year. Okanagan Skin Care Centre offers non-surgical skin treatment options that will have you looking naturally vibrant through. . .

anti wrinkle treatment kelowna
  • Dec 20, 2018
  • Donna McAteer

Which Anti-Wrinkle Treatment is Right For You?

The face of anti-wrinkle treatment is changing with the rapid rise of injectables such as Botox, Dysport and Xeomin, with many more patients searching for ways to instantly look younger.   At our Kelowna skin clinic, we offer safe, effective. . .

Chemical Peels Kelowna
  • Dec 16, 2018
  • Donna McAteer

Get Beautiful Skin With Our Kelowna Chemical Peels

A visit to the plastic surgeon isn’t the only way to improve your looks or turn back the years. Non-surgical, anti-aging skin care treatments are a less invasive option for patients who want to look younger and fresher without any of the surgical. . .

Kelowna skin clinic
  • Nov 29, 2018
  • Donna McAteer

Kelowna Skin Care Tips For Cracked Dry Lips

It’s one of the most common skin problems this time of year. It can have multiple causes, many of which increase in the colder months of the year. The skin on the lips is thinner than that on any other part of the body. For this reason, when. . .

Men's Laser Hair Removal, Laser Hair Remo
  • Nov 22, 2018
  • Donna McAteer

Customized Laser Hair Removal For Men

For individuals of all genders, the process of laser hair removal works in the same way. However, the exact treatment types, lengths, and areas may vary. Over the course of the past few years, laser hair removal has increased in popularity. . .

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  • Nov 09, 2018
  • Donna McAteer

Hot Sculpting vs. CoolSculpting

You are doing everything right when it comes to your body. You are eating a healthy diet and exercising regularly to maintain your ideal weight and overall you look great. There’s just one problem. Your trouble spots won’t go away and the. . .

Kelowna Skin Care
  • Oct 29, 2018
  • Donna McAteer

Benefits Of IncontiLase Treatments

Did you know that 40% of women experience stress urinary incontinence? This condition can be inconvenient, and can also significantly impact self-esteem. Learn how Okanagan Skin Care Centre can help patients reclaim their lives with IntimaLase. . .

Kelowna Skin Care
  • Oct 15, 2018
  • Donna McAteer

Noninvasive, No-Downtime Skin Care Treatments

Do you wish you could get your skincare procedure done over the lunch hour or between meetings? Many of our professional skin care and resurfacing treatments can be done in one hour or less! When you’re busy, it’s easy to let things that. . .

Kelowna permanent makeup, kelowna skin clinic
  • Sep 30, 2018
  • Donna McAteer

What Are The Benefits Of Mineral Makeup?

From cult classic makeup lines to your favorite celebrity’s brand, there are tons of makeup options out there. But why should you choose mineral-based makeups? How does mineral makeup compare to permanent makeup? Find out here. At Okanagan. . .

Kelowna Rosacea Treatment
  • Sep 20, 2018
  • Donna McAteer

Common Fall Skin Problems And How To Solve Them

Just as we change our wardrobes for fall, we should also take stock of our skincare and switch things up to suit the new season. Want great skin this fall? Check out our guide to common skin pitfalls and how to avoid them. 1. Too Many. . .

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  • Sep 10, 2018
  • Donna McAteer

Our Kelowna Skin Clinic's Guide To Fall Beverages That Are Great For Your Skin

Fall is the perfect time to sip your favourite hot beverage. But did you know that the right choice in fall beverage can help rejuvenate and protect your skin from the inside out? Check out our Kelowna skin care specialist's guide to tea and. . .

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  • Aug 30, 2018
  • Donna McAteer

Wrinkle-Reducing Options At Our Kelowna Skin Clinic

At our Kelowna skin clinic, we know that no two patients are alike. Not only are there a wide variety of skin concerns, but even similar cases may have different underlying causes or treatment procedures. That’s why we offer a wide range of. . .

Kelowna Fotona Dynamis SP Laser, Kelowna Fraxel 1927 Non Ablative Laser, Laser Skin Treatment, Kelowna V-Beam Laser
  • Aug 19, 2018
  • Donna McAteer

Laser Rejuvenation Options

When we think of lasers, our first thought is often Sci-Fi movies. However, lasers are also an effective and non-invasive tool to remedy a wide variety of skincare woes.   How Do Lasers Work? It is important to remember that each laser works. . .

Kelowna Skin Clinic
  • Aug 07, 2018
  • Donna McAteer

Back To School Skincare Tips From Our Kelowna Skin Clinic

Back-to-school is a busy time for everyone, whether you’re the one hitting the books, are getting kids to school, or are simply caught up in the hustle and bustle. But that doesn't mean it's time to skimp on skincare! Just because. . .

Kelowna Skin Care
  • Jul 26, 2018
  • Donna McAteer

How Long Will My Skincare Product Last?

Most people know that cosmetic and anti-ageing products have expiry dates, but it’s difficult to know when that is ideal.  Check out our rundown on when to toss cosmetic products. Both cosmetic and anti-ageing products need to be tossed when. . .

Kelowna Skincare
  • Jul 18, 2018
  • Donna McAteer

Skincare For New Moms

Children are a bundle of joy, and well worth all of the changes and adjustments that come with them, including the natural changes that occur in their body during pregnancy. However, to get back to looking and feeling your best, you may need to. . .

Kelowna Skin Clinic
  • Jul 11, 2018
  • Donna McAteer

Should I Use Anti-Aging Products In My 20s?

Are you seeing signs of ageing in your 20s, or just planning on starting a preventive regimen? Either way, our latest blog tells you everything you need to know about anti-ageing treatments.   It seems that no one is immune to the desire to. . .

Kelowna Botox
  • Jun 29, 2018
  • Donna McAteer

Botox Vs. Alternatives: What's The Best At Nixing Wrinkles?

Tired of Looking Tired? Our skin rejuvenation team can help you discover which skin treatment option is right for you.   Many patients come to our Kelowna skin clinic for treatments such as Botox or fillers because they’re concerned about the. . .

Laser Hair Removal Bikini Line Styles
  • Jun 18, 2018
  • Donna McAteer

Find The Right Hair Removal Style For The Bikini Area

It’s swimsuit season, and the only thing tricker than finding the perfect swimsuit is deciding on the right warm-weather grooming options.   Most women have tried a variety of grooming and hair removal techniques over the years, from waxing. . .

Kelowna Laser Hair Removal
  • Jun 06, 2018
  • Donna McAteer

Your Laser Hair Removal Questions Answered

Before opting for laser hair removal, read over frequently asked questions, answered by the experts at our Kelowna skin clinic.   Want Smooth Skin For Summer? There are 3 common hair removal options: Shaving can leave itchy. . .

Kelowna Skin Care
  • May 24, 2018
  • Donna McAteer

How To Avoid Infection From Piercings - Tips From Our Kelowna Skin Clinic

Most of us had our ears pierced as kids or pre-teens, but in the past, five or so years, multiple ear piercings, as well as facial piercings have slowly become more and more popular. Are you considering trying this trend?   Nowadays, it's. . .

Kelowna Skin Clinic
  • May 14, 2018
  • Donna McAteer

Got Clogged Pores? Our Kelowna Skin Clinic Has Got You Covered

Enlarged pores are the bane of many a beauty junkie’s existence, but they are more common than you think. Here's how to beat them.   Large, open pores can affect men and women of all ages and skin types, as well as from all ethnic. . .

Kelowna skin clinic
  • May 02, 2018
  • Donna McAteer

4 Pool-Weather Skin Care Issues And How To Treat Them

Are you planning to spend as much time as you can poolside this summer? We don’t blame you. However, there are certain skincare woes that can arise without the right precautions. Here’s our list of common skincare issues experienced by Kelowna. . .

Kelowna Skin Clinic
  • Apr 30, 2018
  • Donna McAteer

Give The Gift Of Life And Health

After the Humboldt tragedy in Saskatchewan, many Canadians were inspired to become organ donors to give the gift of life to other people.   We extend our sincere condolences to those who lost family members and friends in the crash and wish. . .

Jewellery and Skin Irritation: Tips From Our Kelowna Skin Clinic
  • Apr 19, 2018
  • Donna McAteer

Jewellery and Skin Irritation: Tips From Our Kelowna Skin Clinic

At our Kelowna skin clinic, we help patients address a wide range of skin issues. If you've ever experienced skin problems due to fabrics or jewelry, check out this post to learn how to style and accessorize worry-free. Have you ever got an. . .

Sunscreen 101: Tips From Our Kelowna Skin Clinic
  • Apr 05, 2018
  • Donna McAteer

Sunscreen 101: Tips From Our Kelowna Skin Clinic

Skincare the one item everyone should have in their skincare arsenal. We understand that "perfect skin" is in the eye of the beholder. For example, some people begin seeking wrinkle-reducing options in their twenties, while others love their. . .

Okanagan Skin Care Centre Make Your Nose Look Smaller With Tissue Fillers
  • Mar 26, 2018
  • Donna McAteer

Make Your Nose Look Smaller With Tissue Fillers

Is there anything dermal fillers can’t do? Seems unlikely. The latest technique is using fillers in place of rhinoplasty (nose jobs). It’s a delicate procedure. Here’s what you need to know. What Is A Non-Surgical Nose Job? By now. . .

Okanagan Skin Care Centre Natural, Dewy Skin: 2018's Hottest Trend
  • Mar 08, 2018
  • Donna McAteer

Natural, Dewy Skin: 2018's Hottest Trend

From Korean 10-step rituals to nose jobs and eyelid surgery, we are constantly putting our best faces forward. “Skin care” typically means “face care,” and it’s pretty intense. In 2018, we’re sharing the love with the rest of our bodies!. . .

Okanagan Skin Care Centre Thick Skin Is In: Everything You Need To Know About The Skin Barrier
  • Mar 08, 2018
  • Donna McAteer

Thick Skin Is In: Everything You Need To Know About The Skin Barrier

You know the drill: exfoliate away those dead skin cells to rejuvenate your face. But what if those dead skin cells have a purpose? They’re part of your skin barrier, and it’s the secret to healthy skin. What Is The Skin Barrier? The. . .

Okanagan Skin Care Centre Camouflaging Pigment Spots With Permanent Makeup
  • Feb 26, 2018
  • Donna McAteer

Enhancing Your Brow Look With Permanent Makeup

When you think of permanent makeup you probably think of colour. Lips, eyebrows, actual makeup application. That makes sense, given the name, right? But permanent makeup can also be used for micropigmentation of the skin in more subtle. . .

Okanagan Skin Care Centre Sensitive Skin Can Benefit From Laser Hair Removal
  • Feb 12, 2018
  • Donna McAteer

Sensitive Skin Can Benefit From Laser Hair Removal

Sensitive skin? No problem. Laser hair removal might be your best choice. How Laser Hair Removal Works At Okanagan Skin Care Centre, we use the GentleLase system. A high-energy Alexandrite laser emits a long-pulse, gentle beam of light. . .

Okanagan Skin Care Centre Everything You Need To Know About Laser Skin Tightening
  • Feb 05, 2018
  • Donna McAteer

Everything You Need To Know About Laser Skin Tightening

Laser skin tightening is subtle, non-invasive way to improve the smoothness and firmness of the skin giving it a more youthful appearance. Is is safe for face, body, and around the eyes. At Okanagan, we offer Thermage, a radio frequency skin therapy. . .

Okanagan Skin Care Centre How to Care For Your Skin Before and After Microneedling
  • Jan 30, 2018
  • Donna McAteer

How to Care For Your Skin Before and After Microneedling

Are you considering a microneedling treatment? Here are the the pre and post-treatment steps you need to take for the safest and best results.   Microneedling is an innovative cosmetic procedure that uses a device covered with tiny, shallow. . .

Okanagan Skin Care Centre Pre and Post Treatment Instructions for Botox and Dermal Fillers
  • Jan 19, 2018
  • Donna McAteer

Pre and Post Treatment Instructions for Botox and Dermal Fillers

Are you considering a non-invasive, cosmetic injectable treatment? Here’s everything you need to know about taking care of your skin after a Botox or dermal filler procedure.   While you may not be able to stop the ageing process, at Okanagan. . .

Okanagan Skin Care Centre Why Have Microbeads Been Banned in Canada? Our Kelowna Skincare Patients Outline What You Need To Know
  • Jan 04, 2018
  • Donna McAteer

Why Have Microbeads Been Banned in Canada? Our Kelowna Skincare Patients Outline What You Need To Know

Here’s everything you need to know about the recent ban on microbeads and how these little small beads of plastic in skin-care products have been causing big problems for our environment and health. Microbeads are pieces of plastic, usually. . .

Okanagan Skin Care Centre 3 Signs You Should See an Acne Treatment Specialist
  • Dec 21, 2017
  • Donna McAteer

3 Signs You Should See an Acne Treatment Specialist

Is your at-home acne treatment not working? Here are five reasons why you should visit a dermatologist.   Acne is one of the most common skin conditions in Canada. While it can affect anyone, at any age, it develops most commonly during the. . .

Okanagan Skin Care Centre Popular Cosmetic Treatments for The New Year
  • Dec 13, 2017
  • Donna McAteer

Popular Cosmetic Treatments for The New Year

Get a jump start on all your new year resolutions and ring in 2018 with style with these popular cosmetic treatments at our Kelowna skin clinic.   Non-invasive cosmetic skin treatments are becoming more and more popular among men and women at. . .

Okanagan Skin Care Centre The Dos and Dont's of Shopping For Skin Care Products
  • Dec 05, 2017
  • Donna McAteer

The Dos and Dont's of Shopping For Skin Care Products

Do you want vibrant, healthy skin? Here are the top dos and don’ts when buying skin care care products.   Although the skin is one of the most exposed organs of the body, working 24/7 to protect your body from the environment, many people. . .

Okanagan Skin Care Centre Kelowna BC Everything You Need to Know About Microneedling
  • Nov 30, 2017
  • Donna McAteer

Everything You Need to Know About Microneedling

Rejuvenate and strengthen your skin for a more youthful, healthy appearance with the customized microneedling treatments at our Kelowna skin clinic. Today, people of all ages want to look their best, yet may not have the time needed to recover. . .

Okanagan Skin Care Centre Kelowna BC 3 Non-Surgical Cosmetic Procedures For That Holiday Season Glow
  • Nov 15, 2017
  • Donna McAteer

3 Non-Surgical Cosmetic Procedures For That Holiday Season Glow

From tissue fillers for lip enhancement, to chemical peels that give your skin a vibrant, healthy glow, we have everything you need to look your very best this holiday season. Are you looking to rejuvenate your skin and appearance for the. . .

Okanagan Skin Care Centre Kelowna BC 4 Ways to Keep Your Skin Healthy and Glowing This Holiday Season
  • Nov 02, 2017
  • Donna McAteer

4 Ways to Keep Your Skin Healthy and Glowing For The Holiday Season

Keep your skin glowing and healthy this winter season with these top 4 winter skin care tips from our Kelowna clinic. Your skin is one of the largest organs your body has, and it works hard every day to protect your body from harmful elements,. . .

Okanagan Skin Care Centre Why You Should Get a Chemical Peel This Summer
  • Oct 26, 2017
  • Donna McAteer

Why You Should Get a Chemical Peel This Winter

The customized chemical peels at our Kelowna skin clinic offer a fast-track to smoother, wrinkle-free skin. If you are considering this cosmetic treatment, here’s why winter time might be the best time for it.   One of the least invasive. . .

Okanagan Skin Care Centre Everything You Need To Know About Restylane
  • Oct 13, 2017
  • Donna McAteer

Everything You Need to Know About Restylane

Are you looking for a safe and effective way to instantly rejuvenate your appearance? The customized Restylane treatments at our Kelowna skin clinic provide natural and beautiful anti-aging results.   More and more, men and women are. . .

Okanagan Skin Care Laser Hair Removal For Men
  • Oct 01, 2017
  • Donna McAteer

Laser Hair Removal For Men: Are You a Suitable Candidate?

Laser hair removal for men is a safe, comfortable and proven alternative to shaving and waxing, that can remove hair from virtually any part of your body.   Unwanted hair on large areas of your body can be very uncomfortable, and sometimes even. . .

Okanagan Skin Care Centre
  • Sep 29, 2017
  • Donna McAteer

Is V-Beam The Right Rosacea Treatment For You?

Are you looking for a safe, effective and proven rosacea skin treatment? The customized V-Beam laser procedure at our Kelowna skin clinic can give you the smooth and clear skin you want.   Rosacea is a common skin condition that affects many. . .

Okanagan Skin Care Clinic Fall Rejuvenation Treatments Skin
  • Sep 20, 2017
  • Donna McAteer

3 Fall Cosmetic Skin Treatments to Instantly Rejuvenate Your Appearance

Are you looking to rejuvenate your skin after the long, hot days of summer? Here are the top cosmetic fall skin care treatments at our Kelowna skin clinic. There are many things to love about summer including long holidays, barbeques and. . .

Okanagan Skin Care Centre Soft Lift Vs Surgical Facelift
  • Sep 07, 2017
  • Donna McAteer

Which Is Right For You: Soft Lift Vs Surgical Facelift

Do feel that the years are catching up with you? Does your facial skin feel saggy or droopy? The customized Soft Lift treatments at our Kelowna skin clinic can give you an instantly firmer and lifted appearance without any surgery or significant. . .

Kelowna Hyperhydrosis 5 Different Types of Hyperhidrosis & How To Treat Them
  • Aug 28, 2017
  • Donna McAteer

5 Different Types of Hyperhidrosis & How To Treat Them

Does excessive and uncontrollable sweating make you frustrated and self-conscious? At our Kelowna Skin Clinic, we provide customized Botox treatments for various types of hyperhidrosis to minimize your condition and restore the quality of your. . .

Kelowna Facial Rejuvenation Surgical Vs Non-Surgical Facial Rejuvenation
  • Aug 21, 2017
  • Donna McAteer

Surgical Vs Non-Surgical Facial Rejuvenation

Looking for ways to dramatically and instantly rejuvenate your facial appearance? From Restylane and Soft Lift treatments, to surgical facelifts, we have all you need at our Kelowna skin clinic to restore your youth and beauty.   Cosmetic. . .

Kelowna Permanent Makeup 4 Things You Need to Know About Permanent Makeup
  • Aug 07, 2017
  • Donna McAteer

4 Things You Need to Know About Permanent Makeup

Enhance your appearance with the safe & customized permanent makeup & microneedling treatments at our Kelowna skin care clinic.   Permanent makeup is a revolutionary skin care treatment for both men and women which can be used to enhance facial. . .

Calgary Skincare Choosing the Right Acne Treatment
  • Jul 31, 2017
  • Donna McAteer

Choosing the Right Acne Treatment

Every acne case is different. At our skin clinic, we offer customized acne treatments, from chemical peels to laser therapy, to give you the most comprehensive skin care in Kelowna.   Acne is one of the most common skin conditions in Canada. It. . .

Kelowna Soft Lift Everything You Need to Know About Soft Lift Anti-Aging Treatments
  • Jul 03, 2017
  • Donna McAteer

Everything You Need to Know About Soft Lift Anti-Aging Treatments

At our Kelowna skin clinic, we offer Soft Lift, an exciting facial rejuvenation option for men and women looking for natural, anti-aging results without the expense and risk of cosmetic surgery.   Non-invasive, anti-aging skin care treatments. . .

Kelowna Skin Care What's the Difference Between Botox and Juvederm?
  • Jun 26, 2017
  • Donna McAteer

What's the Difference Between Botox and Juvederm?

Looking for an effective and fast-acting anti-aging treatment? Learn the difference between Botox & Juvederm so you can decide which option is best for you. While you may not be able to stop the aging process, at Okanagan Skin Clinic, our skin. . .

Kelowna Chemical Peels Say Goodbye to Acne With Our Advanced Chemical Peels
  • Jun 12, 2017
  • Donna McAteer

Say Goodbye to Acne With Our Advanced Chemical Peels

Get healthier, glowing and more beautiful skin with the advanced chemical peels at our Kelowna skin clinic!  Sun, skin disorders, genetics and aging can all lead to skin irregularities on the face and rest of the body. Some of the most common. . .

Kelowna Laser Hair Removal Top 3 Cosmetic Treatments for The Summer
  • Jun 05, 2017
  • Donna McAteer

Top 3 Cosmetic Treatments for The Summer

At Okanagan Skin Clinic, we help you get summer ready with some quick & safe cosmetic procedures including laser hair removal and rosacea skin treatment. Spring is the ideal time to prepare your skin for the warmer days ahead, whether you want. . .

Kelowna Juvederm Anti-Aging Cosmetic Injectables
  • May 29, 2017
  • Donna McAteer

3 Most Popular Anti-Aging Cosmetic Injectables

Looking for instant anti-aging results? The customized Juvederm and Dysport treatments at our Kelowna skin clinic can give you the natural, beautiful appearance you desire! In today’s busy world, where patients are eager to look their very. . .

Kelowna Skin Clinic Permanent Makeup Treatments for Men & Women
  • May 15, 2017
  • Donna McAteer

Permanent Makeup Treatments for Men & Women

Looking for a way to subtly enhance your natural look? Our Kelowna skin clinic specializes in advanced permanent makeup & microneedling treatments to give you a glowing, youthful appearance. Permanent makeup is the revolutionary method of. . .

Kelowna Laser Hair Removal Getting Ready For Swimsuit Season: Laser vs Waxing
  • May 01, 2017
  • Donna McAteer

Getting Ready For Swimsuit Season: Laser vs Waxing

Get smooth for summer with the advanced laser hair removal system for men and women at our Kelowna skin clinic With summer fast approaching, most Canadians are looking to prep their bodies for the pools, lakes and warm weather. This mostly. . .

acne scar rejuvenation in kelowna
  • Apr 27, 2017
  • Donna McAteer

3 Best Chemical Peels for Acne Scars

Acne is one of the most common skin conditions in Canada and affects both male and female patients of all ages. While you may have heard that it’s best to let acne run its course, most dermatologists know that this is not always the best advice. . .

hair removal for men in kelowna
  • Apr 06, 2017
  • Donna McAteer

Everything You Need To Know About Laser Hair Removal For Men

Unwanted hair on large areas of the body including the back, chest and ears can be uncomfortable and sometimes embarrassing. At our Kelowna skin clinic, we offer advanced laser hair removal services tailored specifically for men. We are able to. . .

Microdermabrasion & Tissue Fillers Kelowna
  • Mar 31, 2017
  • Donna McAteer

Rejuvenate Your Skin With These Cosmetic Treatments

While you cannot stop the aging process, at Okanagan Skin Clinic, our specialists can help you slow its progress through the use of powerful, non-surgical anti-aging treatments. Whatever your aesthetic needs, our skin clinic provides a range of. . .

Microdermabrasion &  Skin Clinic Kelowna
  • Mar 15, 2017
  • Donna McAteer

3 Acne Treatments for Clear, Beautiful Skin

Acne is one of the most common skin problems, affecting patients of all skin types and ages. When excess oil and dead skin clog and block hair follicles, it encourages the growth of bacteria that cause breakouts.   Other factors that can lead. . .

Laser Hair Removal For Men & Skin Clinic Kelowna
  • Mar 01, 2017
  • Donna McAteer

Younger-Looking Skin: 3 Non-Surgical Options For Men

Over the past few years, there has been a significant rise in the number of male patients seeking aesthetic cosmetic treatments to improve their physique and feel more confident in everyday life. Whether it’s an extensive surgical procedure or. . .

kelowna belotero filler
  • Feb 15, 2017
  • Donna McAteer

Everything You Need to Know About Belotero Dermal Filler

Looking for a quick anti-aging treatment that provides dramatic, instant results? Try Belotero dermal filler at our Kelowna Skin Clinic. Overview In today’s fast paced world, many patients want to eliminate signs of aging without having to. . .

rosacea skin treatments kelowna
  • Feb 08, 2017
  • Donna McAteer

At-Home & Professional Rosacea Skin Treatments

Are you suffering from rosacea? Here are some at home and professional skin treatments that can help give you clearer, smoother skin. Overview Rosacea is a common, long-term skin condition that mainly affects the face. Often, these changes in. . .

anti aging treatment kelowna
  • Feb 01, 2017
  • Donna McAteer

How Soft Lift Anti-Aging Treatment Works

Looking for a safe & effective non-invasive anti-aging skin treatment? Why not try the innovative Soft Lift procedure at our Kelowna skin clinic. Overview While it’s true that you cannot stop the aging process, at our Kelowna Skin Clinic, we. . .

Lip Enhancement Kelowna
  • Jan 31, 2017
  • Donna McAteer

Kelowna Lip Enhancement Treatments

Whether your lips are naturally thin or have lost volume due to the effects of aging, a lip enhancement procedure can result in an instantly more youthful, rejuvenated appearance. At our Kelowna Skin Care Clinic, we offer a range of safe and. . .

Hyperhidrosis Kelowna
  • Jan 17, 2017
  • Donna McAteer

Signs, Symptoms, Causes and Treatment of Hyperhidrosis

Hyperhidrosis is a common condition in which a patient sweats excessively. This may affect the whole body or only certain areas. Commonly affected areas include the: Armpits Palms Soles of your feet Face & chest Groin Our. . .

Lip Enhancement Kelowna
  • Jan 03, 2017
  • Donna McAteer

Choosing A Qualified Juvederm Injector For Your Lip Enhancement Procedure

The popularity of Juvederm has grown in recent years because it offers the rejuvenative and enhancing aesthetic improvements previously only achievable with surgery. Even better? It does so at a lower cost and with limited-to-no recovery. . .

IPL Photorejuvenation Kelowna
  • Dec 02, 2016
  • Donna McAteer

IPL Photorejuvenation Treatment For Rosacea

Rosacea is a chronic, inflammatory skin condition which principally affects the face. Unlike a temporary flush, the redness remains for extended periods of time and if left untreated, could become more persistent and pronounced. Some of the signs. . .

Kelowna Restylane, Kelowna Juvederm, Kelowna Chemical Peels
  • Nov 30, 2016
  • Donna McAteer

Instant Gratification Beauty Treatments

Overview Aging is one of the main culprits of skin concerns including facial wrinkles, dark eye circles and face dullness. At our Kelowna skin care clinic, we offer the most advanced anti-aging treatments including Botox and Juvederm tissue. . .

Kelowna Skin Care
  • Nov 16, 2016
  • Donna McAteer

How Common Are Stress-Related Skin Issues?

While it is widely understood that high levels of stress greatly impact adults’ mental health and behaviors, its effects are not only internal. Long-term stress can also cause and/or exacerbate physical issues including skin care problems such. . .

Botox Kelowna
  • Nov 02, 2016
  • Donna McAteer

Botox Treatment in Your 20s

No one wants facial lines and wrinkles, no matter what age, which is why an increasing number of young women visit our skin clinic seeking the use of Botox to prevent future wrinkles and crow’s feet. While many dermatologists may agree that. . .

Natural Kelowna Lip Enhancement
  • Oct 17, 2016
  • Donna McAteer

Dermal Fillers For Naturally Plumper Lips

Whether you have always had a thin mouth or have experienced volume loss naturally over time, replacing this lost volume can result in more youthful looking lips. If you desire a fuller, more sensuous mouth, a simple and safe dermal filler such. . .

Kelowna Rosacea Skin Treatment
  • Oct 03, 2016
  • Donna McAteer

Say Goodbye To Rosacea

Rosacea is a chronic skin condition which principally affects the cheeks, chin, nose and forehead. If left untreated, it can eventually lead to: Visible blood vessels Pus-filled bumps or pimples Watery/bloodshot eyes Dry/flaky. . .

Kelowna Tissue Fillers for Men
  • Sep 28, 2016
  • Donna McAteer

Tissue Fillers For Men

The aging process results in the breakdown of collagen and the underlying tissue that keeps skin looking plumped and youthful. Laughter lines, crow’s feet and other facial lines become more pronounced. Because men have thicker skin and larger. . .

Kelowna Acne Treatment
  • Sep 12, 2016
  • Donna McAteer

Say Goodbye To Acne

Acne is one of the most common skin care problems seen by doctors. It occurs when follicles become clogged by a combination of sebum (oily substance produced by the skin), dirt and dead skin cells. If you have mild-to-moderate acne, topical. . .

Men's botox Kelowna
  • Sep 07, 2016
  • Donna McAteer

Kelowna Hyperhidrosis Treatment for Men

Botox Treatments for Hyperhidrosis - Men’s Health Unless you are actively kicking up a sweat at the gym, excessive sweating can make you feel uncomfortable and out of place. It can also interfere with social, romantic and professional. . .

preventative skin treatments
  • Aug 29, 2016
  • Donna McAteer

Kelowna Preventative Skin Treatments

There is so much to be said about prevention when it comes to skin care and for a good reason: Taking care of your skin early on means you can preserve its youthful appearance for years to come. At Kelowna Skin Care Centre, we offer a range of. . .

kelowna lip enhancement
  • Aug 22, 2016
  • Donna McAteer

Kelowna Lip Enhancement

What is Lip Augmentation? Having full, plump lips is often considered a sign of good health, beauty and youth. Whether you were born with thin lips or your lips are losing volume due to the natural aging process, lip fillers are specifically. . .

hyperhidrosis treatment
  • Aug 08, 2016
  • Donna McAteer

Eliminate Unwanted Sweating

Do You Suffer From Excessive Sweating? Botox Can Help! Excessive sweating or hyperhidrosis is a condition caused by overactive sweat glands and can significantly impact one’s quality of life. Any part of the body can be affected but the most. . .

skin care kelowna
  • Jul 25, 2016
  • Donna McAteer

Your Guide To Skin Treatment

How do pharmaceutical grade skin treatments differ from over-the-counter skin care? This is a question we are asked most often at our Kelowna based skin care clinic. It comes down to two key aspects: The concentration of active. . .

botox or tissue fillers in kelowna
  • Jul 18, 2016
  • Donna McAteer

BOTOX® or Tissue Fillers

Both BOTOX® and the various available dermal fillers are effective, non-surgical skin care methods used to correct the signs of aging. These procedures are often confused as being synonymous, however the truth is that not only do they address. . .

skin care treatments kelowna
  • Jul 11, 2016
  • Donna McAteer

Skin Care Treatment 101

A larger determining factor of a non-surgical skin care treatment is the patient’s ability to recover afterwards. Today, downtime is often divided into two groups: Clinical Downtime: This involves a non-functional period which requires. . .

  • Jun 28, 2016
  • Donna McAteer

What Are the Benefits of Dermal Fillers for Acne Scars?

Acne is one of the most common skin conditions we see at our Kelowna skin care clinic. In fact approximately 90% of teenagers and 1 in 5 women across Canada are affected by acne. Active, inflamed acne lesions can cause a great deal of frustration. . .

hot-sculpting-treatment-prep, permanent fat loss
  • Jun 14, 2016
  • Donna McAteer

Hot Sculpting

Hot Sculpting can tighten loose skin, improve cellulite, and sculpt off several inches on the upper arms, back, hips, abdomen, or thighs. As noted in this previous article on Hot Sculpting versus CoolSculpting, there are many reasons to choose. . .

  • Nov 03, 2015
  • Donna McAteer

There's something NEW for lips!

When there is a desire to restore or augment the volume in your lips, consider “Emervel Lips”!  Galderma, the distributors of the Emervel line of soft-tissue fillers, recognizes that hyaluronic acid-based products are quickly increasing in. . .

  • Sep 27, 2015
  • Donna McAteer

Ear Rejuvenation

Perk up droopy lobes with…………. Ear Rejuvenation! The over 40 crowd may be thinking of adding earlobes to their list of things to rejuvenate.   As we age things start to sag and the earlobes are no exception.   Sleeping with earrings on,. . .

  • Aug 12, 2015
  • Donna McAteer

The Acne Cycle

Keratinocytes adhere to follicle wall and sebum production increases Bacteria and sebum build up under the plug Inflammatory response occurs Acne is usually associated with teens or an oily skin-type however acne can befall any skin type at. . .

  • Jul 01, 2015
  • Donna McAteer

New - The Anteis Filler Family

Taking care of your skin and enhancing your image is an integral part of looking and feeling your best.   Men and women are exposed to pollution, stress, climate, tobacco, diet and alcohol as well as natural skin aging.   Natural-looking beauty and. . .

  • Jun 11, 2015
  • Donna McAteer

Brilliant Distinctions Points Program

Brilliant! There’s a new points program available for all our wonderful clients to enjoy!  It is called Brilliant Distinctions! Botox® and Juvederm® have been a part of our services for over 15 years producing results with great customer. . .

  • Mar 05, 2015
  • Donna McAteer

IPL - the gold standard for Spring skin rejuvenation!

Have you ever looked in the mirror and found that the image you see doesn’t match the way you feel? At Okanagan Skin Care Centre, we have heard some people say they want a safe, quick (no down-time) way to have their skin look smoother, younger. . .

  • Feb 17, 2015
  • Donna McAteer

Stack Up the Benefits

Experience has taught us that people want to keep their skin looking its best for as long as possible. Due to changes and discoveries in the medical anti-aging field, emphasis is now on non-surgical remedies for today’s busy clients.   New. . .

  • Jan 12, 2015
  • Donna McAteer

New on the Dermal Fillers Front - Esthelis!

Esthelis is a dermal filler that addresses the fine lines of the face by smoothing out all types of wrinkles.   It can correct sunken scars and enhance lip contours. Some of the benefits of using Esthelis are: Cross-linked Hyaluronic acid. . .

  • Dec 08, 2014
  • Donna McAteer


Once we pass through our 20’s and enter into our 30’s and beyond, there are things we can do to prevent our skin from aging faster than usual. Evaluate your lifestyle and consider alleviating some of the following bad habits that may be. . .

  • Nov 04, 2014
  • Donna McAteer

Laser Hair Removal in Kelowna

Did you know… That with our newest technology for laser hair removal – the GentleLase Pro, treatment is more comfortable than before.   Performing removal with the GentleLase Pro is also speedier which, in turn, provides greater savings to. . .

  • Aug 19, 2014
  • Donna McAteer

The beauty of brilliant results!

New: The “Vivier Peel” is a gentle yet effective peel that helps brighten and tighten your skin leaving you feeling radiant and glowing.   To gently and safely rejuvenate your skin, this peel offers great results with less down time than other. . .

  • May 23, 2014
  • Donna McAteer

Let us help "cut the confusion" regarding your skin

A couple of ‘pearls’…   The staff at Okanagan Skin Care Centre recently returned from the annual “Society of Plastic Surgical Skin Care Specialists” conference in San Francisco.   It was a very informative meeting with the focus being. . .

  • Mar 11, 2014
  • Donna McAteer

The Gold Standard for evening out skin tone: Hydroquinone

Hydroquinone is a pigment-lightening agent which slows melanin production. We have a wonderful serum – Vivier Seequin IDS. This product, when used regularly, helps repair the skin by reducing the appearance of age spots and improving fine lines,. . .

  • Jan 16, 2014
  • Donna McAteer

Help is available for Excessive Sweating

If you feel bothered by sweating/​perspiring too much, you might not know that you could be suffering from a medical condition known as Hyperhidrosis. This condition affects approximately 2. 8% of the population (952,000 Canadians).   One of the. . .

  • Sep 12, 2013
  • Donna McAteer

Water bottle mouth: a new concern?

Certain habits can contribute to premature signs of aging.   Some repetitive motions such as squinting, smiling or smoking a cigarette can be the culprits to forming wrinkles in the area involved.   Another potential movement that has been. . .

  • Aug 14, 2013
  • Donna McAteer

Lovely Lips!

The JUVÉDERM® VOLBELLA™ with Lidocaine product is new to the JUVÉDERM® lineup. It is injected into the lips and lasts from 6 to 12 months. Lip volume and/​or lines around the mouth will be enhanced beautifully with very little swelling. . . .

  • Jul 03, 2013
  • Donna McAteer

Mineral Makeup - great help for your summer sun protection

Science and beauty meet in the formulation of Glo Minerals.   These advanced makeup  products are made from pharmaceutical-grade  ingredients, natural high-pigment minerals, nourishing vitamins and powerful antioxidants to deliver a healthy,. . .

  • Jun 04, 2013
  • Donna McAteer

Sunless Tanners - the safe way to "Get your glow on..."

“Celazome Inside Tan” is a product that we carry at the Okanagan Skin Care Centre. It creates a natural, beautiful colour on the skin that lasts.   This moisturizing sunless tanner is a 2-in-one formula that delivers tanning agents and. . .

  • May 06, 2013
  • Donna McAteer

The "Glowing Skin On Broadway" Conference was Illuminating!!

Our staff has recently returned from New York after having attended the Society of Plastic Surgical Skin Care Specialists Conference.   The program encompassed all aspects of skin care management featuring presentations by experts and plastic. . .

  • Apr 30, 2013
  • Donna McAteer

Peptides - The Buzz Word in Skin Care

What are peptides? Peptides are short segments of 3-5 amino acids or mini proteins. How do they work? When collagen breaks down, it forms specific peptides that act as a signal to tell your skin it was damaged and to make new. . .

  • Mar 27, 2013
  • Donna McAteer

Laser Hair Removal This Spring

It’s that time again!   As winter show signs of leaving us, we often begin to think about warmer weather and more skin being exposed in our summer attire.   This is the time to deal with unwanted hair before sun exposure tans the skin.   The. . .

  • Feb 01, 2013
  • Donna McAteer

The Evolution of Lash Glamour

Eyes have forever been considered important symbols of beauty. So, it’s no wonder that for centuries women have gone to great lengths for great lashes and eyes with stopping power. The eyes aren’t just the windows to the soul, they’re often. . .

  • Jan 08, 2013
  • Donna McAteer

FAQs about Thermage

What is it? Thermage is a safe, non invasive procedure that’s clinically proven to help smooth, tighten and contour skin for an overall younger looking appearance. It has been FDA approved since 2002.   Thermage’s unique radiofrequency (RF). . .

  • Dec 11, 2012
  • Donna McAteer

Fraxel 1927 is a Hot Topic!

If you are fighting sun-damage, fine lines and/​or crepy skin, Fraxel may be the laser for you! The Fraxel 1927 is being added to our trusted line-up of technologies. It is our newest laser for non-ablative superficial skin resurfacing!  Not. . .

  • Nov 19, 2012
  • Donna McAteer

A Warm Welcome

We would like to announce, along with the opening of our lovely new third floor clinic, the newest addition to our staff.   Angela is a registered nurse who has come to us from Ontario.   She has over 10 years experience in the aesthetic skin care. . .

  • Oct 05, 2012
  • Donna McAteer

Cleansing with Clairsonic

It's time to think beyond the washcloth and elevate cleansing to a sonic level! We are now carrying Clarisonic’s “Mia” Cleansing Brush.   Its patented micro-massage motion works with skin, not against it.   The “Mia” oscillates at. . .

  • Sep 21, 2012
  • Donna McAteer

The Cheeks Speak Volumes!

The mid-face and cheek area tell a story about our age.   Age-related volume loss can cause a person’s face to lose definition, balance and change shape – all of which can make a person appear older than their years. Dermal fillers can be. . .

  • Aug 06, 2012
  • Donna McAteer

Okanagan Skin Care Centre Receives a New Look

The Kelowna Chamber of Commerce recently featured the Okanagan Skin Care Centre in their newsletter as follows: The Grand Opening for the new Okanagan Skin Care Centre was celebrated on July 26. It was a stunning crowd of glowing faces and. . .

  • Jul 10, 2012
  • Donna McAteer

Liposonix and Fraxel discussed on the Today Show

Watch the recent video of Dr. Jeanine Downie discussing cosmetic breakthroughs featuring Liposonix and Fraxel. Watch the video now!

  • Jun 13, 2012
  • Donna McAteer

Visia is now here!

For the latest in photos for skin analysis, we have the newest Visia system.   We can look at different angles, layers, reds and browns with this photography innovation.   We would love to have you in for a consult using this system. Book a. . .


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