News - Mark Nestor, MD, PhD, Dermatologist-Aventura, Florida

A Younger Looking You is Just a Shot Away

Wednesday, 22 February 2012 20:03
The use of a combination of injectable cosmetic treatments like Botox Cosmetic and Restylane continues to be popular with patients that want to minimize fine lines and wrinkles. Using these treatments in combination can provide results so dramatic that they are often compared to a mini-facelift or eyebrow lift. Research has even shown that using both products in combination may allow for longer duration of both. Botox is the only injectable treatment for reducing movement-associated wrinkles on the upper portion of the face and neck, and is typically used for frown lines and crows feet.  Dermal fillers such as collagen…
Whether you have loose skin as a result of a loss of collagen due to aging, a dramatic weight loss or pregnancy, you’d probably like to tighten it up.  Diet and exercise typically don’t help.  Until recently, surgery was the only option, but now there are non-surgical treatment options that offer dramatic results. The Thermage® procedure tightens and tones the skin by heating the fibrous tissues that connect the muscle to the skin. This heating can cause immediate collagen contraction, and over the months after treatment, new collagen growth results in further tightening. In addition to use on the neck…

Repair Aging and Sun-Damaged Skin

Wednesday, 22 February 2012 19:46
Procedures Provide Beautiful Results and Faster Healing Time Are you considering a skin rejuvenation procedure but your busy schedule won’t allow for a long healing time?   Because they are minimally or non-ablative (non-wounding), procedures such as micro laser peels, Fraxel® and Cool Touch® can provide excellent results with minimal if any healing time.   The Center of Cosmetic Enhancement® was among the first to offer the new Fraxel laser treatment, which targets and treats only a fraction of the skin’s surface at a time. Typically, only about 25 percent of the skin’s surface is treated at each session, leaving the…

Clinical Trials - 2005

Monday, 20 February 2012 18:57
Clinical studies to evaluate the efficacy of a new Transdermal Ionto device for pain management during the ThermaCool Procedure. Clinical study to evaluate a wound care facial dressing for post-aesthetic laser procedures. Dr. Nestor participatedin an open label, community-based study to determine the safety and efficacy of an extended course of Alefacet, following a standard 12-week course of Amevive, for the treatment of psoriasis. Conducted a split-face study to evaluate the efficacy of ALA-Photodynamic therapy in patients with chronic actinic damage and malignant neoplasms. Dr. Nestor also conducted a split face study to evaluate the combination of CosmoPlast and Restylane® as…

Seminars and Events - 2005

Monday, 20 February 2012 18:44
Dr. Nestor frequently participates in and lectures at cosmetic dermatology seminars such as: American Academy of Dermatology summer meeting in July 2005 in Chicago, IL Atlantic Dermatology Conference in May 2005 in New York, NY ISELS in April 2005 in New York, NY ASLMS in March 2005 in Lake Buena Vista, FL American Academy of Dermatology in February 2005 in New Orleans, LA South Beach Symposium in February 2005 in Miami Beach Masters of Pediatrics in January 2005 in Miami Beach  The Florida Society of Dermatology and Dermatologic Surgery seminar in June 2004, in Orlando, FL American Academy of Dermatology…
The use of a combination of injectable cosmetic treatments like Botox® Cosmetic and dermal fillers continues to be popular with patients that want to minimize fine lines and wrinkles.   While temporary, results are immediate and these treatments are less expensive than other cosmetic procedures.  Using these treatments in combination can provide results so dramatic that they are often compared to a mini-facelift.   Research has even shown that using both products in combination may allow for longer duration of both. Botox® is the best injectable treatment for reducing wrinkles on the upper portion of the face, and is typically used for…

Clinical Trials - 2004

Monday, 20 February 2012 18:33
Dr. Nestor participated in an open label, community-based study to determine the safety and efficacy of an extended course of Alefacet, following a standard 12-week course of Amevive, for the treatment of psoriasis. Dr. Nestor conducted a split-face study to evaluate the efficacy of ALA-Photodynamic therapy in patients with chronic actinic damage and malignant neoplasms. The doctor also conducted a split face study to evaluate the combination of CosmoPlast and Restylane as collagen fillers. To learn more visit: The Center for Clinical and Cosmetic Research

Seminars and Events - 2004

Monday, 20 February 2012 18:25
Dr. Mark S. Nestor participated in the following seminars in 2004: Dr. Nestor has participated in and lectured at numerous seminars on the topic of cosmetic dermatology, including: Orlando Cosmetic Dermatology Convention, January 2004, in Orlando, Florida Masters of Pediatrics, University of Miami, January 2004, in Bal Harbour American Academy of Dermatology, February 2004, in Washington, DC FSDDS South Beach Symposium, February 2004, on South Beach Eclipse Medical LTD, February 2004, in Houston, Texas Dusa Pharmaceuticals meeting, March 2004, in Atlanta, Georgia Lumenis conference, March 2004, in Tampa, Florida ASLMS conference, March 2004, in Dallas, Texas Cosmetic Dermatology Seminar/Skin Disease…

Dermal Fillers

Monday, 20 February 2012 17:49
Several new dermal fillers, to fill in wrinkles, are being applied in combination with Botox treatments to provide beautiful results.   Today, with all the focus on extreme makeover shows, these non-invasive techniques can provide truly dramatic and beautiful results when used in combination.  In addition, techniques for the use of photodynamic therapy for photorejuvenation of sun-damaged skin and acne have improved dramatically.  Collagen Injections:  Collagen replacement therapy can diminish frown lines, acne scars, lip lines, smile lines and crow’s feet by replacing the collagen that forms the framework for your skin’s elasticity.  Results are immediate with collagen fillers. Hylaform and…
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