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17
Sep

Fractora vs. Fraxel: Which One Is Better?

Technology is constantly changing, and that extends to skincare technology too! This constantly shifting industry means clients are often confused as to which procedure is best for them. Fractora and Fraxel are two treatments that aim to improve overall skin texture by using fractional technology.   Fractora Skin Resurfacing uses radiofrequency energy to stimulate the...
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12
Sep

Our Favorite Acne Treatments

Acne is a complex skin condition that impacts more than just teenagers. While most people begin getting acne when they hit puberty, it can impact anyone at any point in life. Acne comes in many forms, from enlarged pores, cystic acne, blackheads, or mild acne. People can get acne on their face, arms, back, chest...
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06
Sep

Why Collagen is Important for Skin

  Collagen is a protein found in all of our body’s tissue and organs. It’s a structural protein and its main function is to sustain tendons, cartilage, and skin. It provides firmness, integrity, and elasticity to these structures, which is why it’s so vital to skin.   As we get older, our body produces less...
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Body FX vs. Cool Sculpting: Which One is Better?- AFYA Skin and Body Clinic Guelph
30
Aug

Body FX vs. Cool Sculpting: Which One is Better?

Losing weight can be a struggle. Even when eating healthy and exercising, sometimes fat can be stubborn and not go away. For those looking for help getting rid of stubborn fat and loose skin, there are a few non-invasive options. The two big ones are Cool Sculpting and Body FX, but which one is better?...
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How Acne Scars Are Reduced Using Fractora- AFYA Skin & Body Clinic
23
Aug

How Acne Scars Are Reduced Using Fractora

  Even after clearing up acne, many people find they’re left with acne scars. Luckily, there’s Fractora skin resurfacing, which is the most effective machine on the market for reducing acne scars.   A needling device is used to penetrate the affected areas of the skin. The Fractora pins generate a gentle heat through the...
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16
Aug

How to Treat Enlarged Pores

Everyone has pores all over their body, but enlarged facial pores are something many people want to diminish. Pores are hair follicle openings that allow sweat, oil, and other body toxins to escape. They’re not usually visible, but large ones can be which is the main reason people aim to treat them. There are a...
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10
Aug

What is Cellulite and How Can You Diminish It?

Cellulite is the term used for the formation of the “dimples, lumps and bumps” that we experience in the skin.  It is often located on areas of the body such as thighs, stomach and upper arms. It is estimated that 80 to 90% of women experience cellulite during some point in their lives.  The exact...
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28
Jul

Best Laser Treatment Options for Anti-Aging

AFYA Skin and Body Clinic has a variety of laser treatments used to tighten and firm the skin’s matrix in order to combat fine lines and deeper set wrinkles. The skin wrinkles as it ages due to a decreasing number of collagen and elastin fibers in the skin. Wrinkles are a result of both intrinsic...
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20
Jul

Welcome to AFYA Skin and Body Clinic

The word AFYA means healthy in the African language of Swahili. To Joelle Rodenburgh, owner of AFYA Skin and Body Clinic located on Suffolk Street, being healthy overall, inside and out, is very important.  “It’s all about confidence,” says Rodenburgh. “Feeling confident inside, radiates on the outside and having great skin often helps with that overall...
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