Photodynamic Therapy (PDT)……… what is it and how does it prevent skin cancer?read more
It's common during the Winter months for your skin to become dry, dull and flaky which can leave you looking tired and accentuate any signs of ageing in your skin. The cold climate strips moisture from the surface of the skin. This combined with our daily use of...read more
Are you new to the world of dermal therapy skin treatments and confused about which treatment to have and what it is for? Heard about skin needling or Dermapen and wanting to know more? Had microdermabrasion but unsure how it works? Or uncertain what any of these...read more
During a leg vein appointment at Geelong Veins Skin & Laser, your doctor will use ultrasound to assess your leg veins. What is the ultrasound looking at? And why do we use ultrasound? Ultrasound is used extensively in medical imaging, perhaps the most common use that...read more
Adopting a good pre-bedtime skincare routine can help you look and feel great. It doesn't need to take hours, it just needs to be consistent. Geelong Veins, Skin and Laser's very own dermal therapist, Charlotte, highlights her four top tips for pre-bedtime skin...read more
We get asked all the time, about safe laser removal of moles. Call them what you like, age spots, liver spots, senile keratoses, seborrhoeic Ks, seborrhoeic warts, basal cell papilloma, senile warts, seborrhoeic keratoses….. there are a lot of different names for...read more
Many women experience pain before, during, or after sexual intercourse – the medical name for this is dyspareunia. This common problem can erode sexual desire and pleasure, strain relationships, and impact quality of life. For postmenopausal women, in particular, it...read more
Wedding season is fast approaching and we often get brides coming in wanting advice on how to prepare their skin for their big day. So the girls here at Geelong Veins, Skin and Laser have put together a step by step planner for you to assist in getting your wedding...read more
Skin tags are small, soft, flesh coloured skin growths which are harmless and non-malignant. They are mostly found on the eyelids, neck, armpits, groin and under the breast. For some people these skin tags can be a source of annoyance and embarrassment. The good news...read more
FICTION: Everyone who has their lips done looks like the image above. FACT: At Geelong Veins, Skin and Laser we have been enhancing people’s lips with fillers for years. There are literally hundreds of “our lips” out and about in Geelong that everyone is admiring as...read more
From the Blog
Stress urinary incontinence is a common problem. Do you suffer urinary leakage with coughing, sneezing, jumping, jogging? Do you need to wear a pad or liner daily just in case? Do urinary accidents stop you from participating in sports or joining in certain...
Having surface sclerotherapy treatments at Geelong Veins Skin and Laser to remove spider leg veins will improve the look of your legs, and can treat aching pain, heaviness and swelling associated with these veins. But our patients also come back to regularly tell us...
Rosacea is a common, chronic skin disorder affecting the face. At Geelong Veins, Skin and Laser we are regularly fronted with this issue. Our patients often ask us; What is happening to my skin? What exactly is Rosacea? And what Rosacea treatments are available? ...