skin care santa fe albuquerque
Skin Care

No facial cosmetic procedure is complete without addressing skin quality. Skin color, laxity, sun damage, discoloration, facial hair and fine wrinkles are all considerations that affect your appearance. The variety of high-quality products and effective procedures now available have had a profound effect on our ability to improve and maintain a younger, fresher appearance. Many of our patients have integrated regular skin care treatments into their routine and appear radiant, healthy and years younger.

  • Our most aggressive medium-depth chemical peel, the Advanced Corrective Peel is ideal for addressing texture and pigmentation issues, fine lines, wrinkles, large pores and acne. Using a concentrated blend of alpha and beta hydroxy acids with phenylethyl resorcinol, this treatment renews skin texture and inhibits tyrosinase production for long term reduction of discolorations. Dead skin cells are removed, the skin is refreshed, and natural hydration is increased which has a plumping effect. The overall thickness of the epidermis is increased, reducing… More >>

  • BRIGHTER, SMOOTHER SKIN FOR YOUNGER LOOKING HANDS Regular cell turnover and exfoliation are important to healthy skin. Aging and exposure to sunlight slows the natural shedding of skin layers. This leads to a buildup of dead skin cells on the surface that creates the appearance of a dull complexion and compromises the skin barrier function. A professional peel helps to accelerate exfoliation, and creating a younger, more even, and radiant complexion. The Glytone professional peel for the hands and lower arms can correct mild to moderate… More >>

  • IPL technology uses a computer-controlled hand piece to deliver a broad-spectrum of light to the targeted areas of the skin. The pulsation and particular spectral range of the light can effectively correct signs of aging, such as the loss of collagen and elastin, fine lines and wrinkles, broken capillaries, skin discoloration, age spots, freckles, mottled pigmentation, open pores, and a dull complexion. This treatment can be performed on the face, neck, chest, arms, hands, and legs. Various filters specifically target certain… More >>

  • $132 IN MARCH—A 20% SAVINGS!

    HydraFacial is our most high-tech, penetrating and popular skin care treatment. A sophisticated wand creates a penetrating vortex of specialized fluid. This high-tech system cleanses, exfoliates, extracts, and hydrates, while infusing antioxidants, peptides and hyaluronic acid. The procedure is soothing, moisturizing, non-irritating and immediately effective without discomfort or downtime. A variety of HydraFacial serums can be selected to specifically target skin issues including: sun damage, blackheads, whiteheads, enlarged pores, acne, brown spots, uneven skin tone, fine lines and wrinkles. Providing better exfoliation than microdermabrasion, a HydraFacial actually improves… More >>

  • $1,800 For 4 Treatments

    Pellevé radiofrequency treatments are painless, effective and have zero downtime. Ideal for the reduction of fine facial lines, Pellevé can effectively target areas that are typically difficult to treat like the nasal-labial folds, around the mouth, eyes, and even the neck! This revolutionary system utilizes radiofrequency waves that safely trigger an “injury response,” causing a cascade of new collagen production which reduces the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles, and leaves you with tighter and younger looking skin. Patients compare the experience to… More >>

  • $165

    A luxurious facial tailored specifically to your skin type. Our Ultimate Facial package is designed to combat the skin’s aging process. Facials can play a critical role in maintaining your skin’s natural health and vitality. As one ages there are millions of cells that die and should fall off however, environmental exposure and our natural moisturizing process are reduced and slow the cellular turnover rate. With the slower process the dead cells adhere to the skin creating a barrier to… More >>

  • $180

    A state-of-the-art treatment that lifts, tightens and firms your skin, improving texture, clarity and tone. The Epicuren Signature Facial is non-invasive and often referred to as a non-surgical facelift. This three step facial process is the reason that many of our patients consider us to be not just their plastic surgeons but their aestheticians. While it is especially effective for sun-damaged or aging skin, the Epicuren Signature Facial works on all skin types. The first applications of this special enzyme… More >>

  • $975 FOR 3 TREATMENTS

    Let our professionals introduce you to a revolutionary procedure in the anti-aging battle. Microneedling, a collagen induction therapy designed to be minimally invasive with rapid results and quick recovery time. Utilizing the latest Skin Pen technology, our staff is able to provide in-office treatments that show results almost immediately and to a wider variety of clientele than previous options. SkinPen has been proven highly effective for a number of dermatological issues including: Wrinkles, stretch marks, hyperpigmentation, large pores, lax skin, loss of… More >>

  • $50 OFF (2) 5ml bottles + FREE 3ml bottle with mail in coupon in November

    Originally developed as a glaucoma medication, the active ingredient bimatoprost had a surprising side effect—long, luscious lashes. Allergan, the makers of Botox, took notice of these results. After years of study they developed Latisse, the first and only FDA prescription eyelash treatment. Lattise is a once-a-day liquid, clinically proven to produce longer, fuller lashes within 4–16 weeks. Lashes don’t just become thicker and longer, but also darker. Most patients begin to see results after 6 weeks, and many report such dramatic results that… More >>

  • $50

    The Opti-Firm® Skin Firming treatment uses a peptide-based formula that is free of gluten and parabens that combats the signs of sleep deprivation, aging and environmental damage. The cream is designed to increase skin firmness while diminishing the look of lines and wrinkles, especially around the eyes, while providing optimal levels smoothness and hydration. Its unique combination of anti-oxidants helps to protect the skin from environmental damage. It keeps your skin refreshed without using harsher lasers or peels and no… More >>

  • $165

    Our Dermaplaning Delux procedure is a multi-step process that combines manual exfoliation, specialized chemical peel and an optional cryogenic therapy to reduce fine lines, wrinkles, hyperpigmentation, laxity, dullness and other skin imperfections. The Dermaplaning process creates firmer skin, improving both texture and radiance, and reduces sebum (oil) production while the chemical peels are optimized solutions formulated for gently resurfacing the skin by removing the outer epidermis and stimulating collagen growth to reduce fine lines and wrinkles, correct hyperpigmentation, improve texture… More >>

  • $100

    Our medium-depth chemical peels gently remove the outer epidermis and stimulate new collagen growth to reveal a smoother, younger appearance, improving texture and pigmentation. Accessing a wide range of chemical options, we tailor each peel to individual skin types, and can address a variety of special concerns or problem areas. The medium depth peels provide results that are significantly noticeable, without the problematic pigment changes that are caused by deep chemical peels or laser resurfacing. After seeing you made comfortable… More >>

  • Tinting $30 (Waxing prices available on request)

    Our mini eye enhancement package is a must for anyone seeking a clean and polished look. Professional eyelash and eyebrow tinting are designed to darken lighter hair or greying growth while eyebrow waxing provides more aesthetically pleasing brows. The combination improves your facial definition and increases the appearance of depth and the natural color of your eyes. Eyelash tinting gives the eyes definition and lets you go without mascara, eliminating the old issues of smudging, clumping, or the pain of… More >>

  • $40 (Add-On Treatment)

    Cryogenic therapy (Cryotherapy) is a clinical skin procedure featuring a CO2 “sphere”. This ice sphere is gently applied to the skin immediately after a chemical peel or dermaplaning. Cryogenic therapy is anti-inflammatory and anti-bacterial, reducing redness, tightening the skin and leaving you with a more even tone, smaller pores and a radiant glow. It’s a great finishing treatment that can be added to the end of many of our other skin care processes.

  • $20 (Add-On Treatment)

    Our Microcurrent and LED light therapy treatments are designed to help your skin look and feel tighter, smoother, and rejuvenated. Microcurrents firm and tone the skin with very small amounts of electricity while LED technology uses non-invasive pulses of different colored lights that have been specifically designed to increase collagen levels, reduce redness or swelling, pigmentation issues, kill bacteria, smooth fine lines, improve hydration, and minimize acne damage. Each LED color is designed to treat specific areas of dermatological concerns:… More >>

  • Here at the Santa Fe Plastic Surgery Center we do not offer laser skin care, we discourage it. Laser skin treatments came on to the marketplace with a huge marketing push that aggressively launched them to their current popularity. Current medical science has since provided procedures that are far more effective, less damaging, and with fewer side effects. The main problem with ablative lasers is that they cause too much pigment change. When used the face at first turns very… More >>

  • $125

    Dermaplaning is ideal for reducing acne breakouts, improving the appearance of age spots, fine lines, and wrinkles. It creates firmer skin, improving both texture and radiance, and reduces sebum (oil) production. It is a gentle skin resurfacing procedure that uses a special surgical blade to remove the topmost layer of dead skin cells. This removal promotes cell renewal and allows better penetration of skin care products thus optimizing their results. Also a wonderful option for our patients who wish to… More >>

  • $70 (3 for $180)

    Microdermabrasion is an exfoliation and skin rejuvenation procedure that leaves the skin appearing softer and brighter. This procedure is designed to treat and correct many common issues such as light scarring, discolorations, sun damage, rough patches, and active acne. The process is designed to exfoliate your skin, remove the build-up of dead skin cells, and expose new undamaged skin layers providing you with a refreshed and more youthful appearance. Our staff will see that you are relaxed and comfortable before… More >>