• End of summer blues….

    A popular time to get some little ‘pick me up’ treatment!   The end of Summer Blues is a very common issue for many people. We see it at work, hear about it from our friends…. our clients. People everywhere are yearning for summer… in particular the holidays… to begin again. Transitions are hard and … Continued

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  • Excessive Sweating – Don’t Sweat it -Botox® it!

    A popular treatment for excessive armpit sweating is Botox®   Do you suffer from excessive sweating and deodorant doesn’t work for you? Are you left with embarrassing sweat marks? There is an answer – Botox! Excessive sweating, otherwise known as hyperhidrosis is not an uncommon problem. It is a condition which is characterized by an abnormal … Continued

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  • Breast Reduction in Christchurch- Encoré Cosmetic Clinic

    Here we talk about  an option for Breast Reduction you must know about…      I have been successfully performing breast reduction by Tumescent Liposuction (TL) for over10 years now and have treated hundreds of women. It is a great technique for a lot of women and I believe often by far the best breast reduction … Continued

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  • ‘Boo -Tox’ – Encorė Cosmetic Clinic

    Have you considered having Botox but can’t justify it?….. If you have considered having Botox in the past but haven’t quite managed to get yourself to your first treatment then maybe you could consider looking at the reasons for having this type of treatment from a different angle… Patients will often  comment that they ‘I … Continued

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  • Chemical V Physical sunscreens

      Which should I use? Hi everyone, Janelle here. I make a point to discuss the importance of wearing sunscreen with all of my clients.It is extremely important to use sunscreen following any of our  anti-ageing treatments – such as  IPL with our Sciton® BBL or Laser Facial Peels  to avoid complications and maintain results. … Continued

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  • Stress, your skin and how Botox and IPL can help

    Here we talk about the effects stress can have on our skin and what treatments such as Botox  at Encorė Cosmetic Clinic can help…   If emotions are powerful, then consider stress to be the evil leader of them all. Stress can have a very negative impact on your health. The chemicals which stress releases … Continued

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  • Dermatology is full of variety….

    We are true experts in cosmetic skin treatments.   Dermatology is full of variety….   I am currently at a  Dermatology conference. All Dermatologists (who are skin and fat specialists) in New Zealand have to be part of a continuing  medical education ( CME) programme once they have completed their speciailist training. The CME  aims … Continued

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  • The festive season and Aspect Dr -Encorė Cosmetic Clinic

    Here we talk about some products that  are beneficial to your skin… The festive season is my favourite time of year! With my birthday in the midst of December and all of the Christmas celebrations happening what isn’t to love! However, without sounding like a Grinch, it is often followed by a festive fallout! No … Continued

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  • Photorejuvenation and the skin ageing process…Encorė Cosmetic Clinic

    In this blog we talk about how the skin ages and how Photorejuvenation treatments can help reduce the effects of skin ageing.   The first step in your journey to younger looking skin is to understand how human skin actually ages. There are many natural processes that age our appearance and these are outlined below. … Continued

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  • IPL and skin pigmentation

    Photorejuvenation with  the Sciton™BBL   Sun damage can be treated with BBL or IPL.This process is called photo rejuvenation.   As a registered Nurse, specializing in appearance medicine and skin cancer surveillance it became practically a requirement of the job to avoid the sun and preach the gospel of SPF to everyone you meet.   … Continued

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