Cosmetic Procedures

Acne Scar Subcision

Depressed acne scars can be improved with subcisions. In this procedure, a sharp instrument is used to break up the firm scar tissue that tethers the skin surface to the underlying tissue. The surface of the skin is thus released from being bound to the bottom, and this results in a softened appearance. During the […]
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Chemical Peel

Chemical peels come in different types and strengths. Some of the more common peels include salycilic acid, glycolic acid, and trichloroacetic acid.  Chemical peels are often performed to improve the overall texture and evenness of the skin. Some peels even help reduce acne and overall oiliness of the skin. Chemical peels work by removing the […]
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Injectable Fillers

Fillers (Juvederm, Restylane, Perlane, Boletero) are composed of hyaluronic acid, a large water-absorbing molecule found naturally in our skin, where it provides firmness and volume. As we age, the amount of hyaluronic acid in our skin naturally decreases, resulting in the loss of volume and firmness associated with aging. The end result is skin looseness, […]
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Botox Treatment in NYC

Botox treatment has become increasingly popular as an option that improves the look of the skin and reduces the aging lines on the face without the need to undergo more invasive surgical procedures. It costs much less than invasive surgical procedures and is generally much safer than surgery.   While cosmetic Botox injections are generally […]
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Laser Treatment

There are many different lasers used to improve the appearance of skin. Different lasers work by targeting different structures in the skin. Which laser and which settings are used depend on a variety of different factors including skin color, purpose of treatment, the characteristics of the target, and the patient’s medical background. The field of […]
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Lipoma Removal

Lipomas are non-cancerous growths of fatty tissue that can occur anywhere on the skin. Removal of lipomas involves a simple surgical excision followed by closing of the skin edges with sutures (“stitches”).  The entire procedure is performed under local anesthesia. Call Wall Street Dermatology to schedule a consultation with us today.
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Leg Vein Removal

Small superficial leg veins, such as spider veins,  can be treated with a procedure called sclerotherapy. In this procedure, a fine needle is used to inject a medicine that seals up existing veins, eventually eliminating the vein. Treatment may take multiple sessions depending on the number of veins, the responsiveness of the veins, and the […]
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Microdermabrasion

Microdermabrasion is a procedure that mechanically takes the top most layer of the skin off. It is similar in concept to a very superficial chemical peel, except that there is much less downtime. Microdermabrasion removes the dead cells on the skin and decreases roughness and dullness. It can be performed regularly to promote smooth and […]
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Mole Removal

Benign moles can be removed with a small surgical procedure. The exact method of removal depends on the depth and size of mole as well as the location.  Once the mole is removed, the skin may be closed with sutures if needed.   At WSD, we make special efforts to close the skin in a way […]
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Milia Extraction

Milia are tiny white cysts that commonly develop on the face. They can be easily removed with a minor procedure that pops the cyst out of the skin. The procedure is typically painless and fast. Special efforts are made to minimize any potential scarring. Call Wall Street Dermatology to schedule a consultation with us today.
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Scar Revision

Scar revision is a procedure that improves the appearance of an unsightly scar. Scar revision can be performed with lasers or with standard surgical excision and repair. Laser scar revision takes multiple treatment sessions for the best outcome. It is less invasive than standard surgery. Surgical scar revision usually takes one session but does require […]
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Skin Tag Removal

Skin tags are non-cancerous growths of the skin, most commonly found on the neck, armpit, back, and groin. Skin tags are often a cosmetic nuisance to people and can be easily removed. The procedure is quick, safe, and there is no recovery time. Call Wall Street Dermatology to schedule a consultation with us today.
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