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How to Achieve 5+ Year Results With Bellafill® Nov 1st, 2021

While the luckiest have the privilege of living to old age, not everyone wants to live with the signs of aging. Similarly, once you’ve outgrown your issues with acne, the scarring can leave an unwelcome public record of your struggle for clear skin. Fine lines, wrinkles, acne scarring and other...

How to Ensure Natural-Looking Botox® Results Oct 3rd, 2021

More than 5 million Botox® procedures are performed every year in the United States. Botox is FDA-approved for some of the most common facial wrinkles, and it’s consistently the most popular cosmetic injectable among American adults of all ages. But you’ve seen news stories and social media posts about cosmetic...

I'm Nervous About Mohs Surgery Sep 1st, 2021

Perfect skin can be a dream come true, but your skin can be vulnerable to spots that aren’t just moles. Keeping your skin healthy means watching it for new marks and growths and staying consistent with the recommended cancer screenings for your age group. If you develop skin cancer, seeking...

The Essential Vitamins and Nutrients in A Myers’ Cocktail Aug 23rd, 2021

There are so many different things that can affect your energy and immunity. Stress is one of the biggest offenders, but aging, lack of a balanced diet, and not getting enough exercise can also affect how you feel. If you’ve been listless, dragging, or are concerned about cold and flu...

Customize Your Hair Removal With Splendor X Jun 7th, 2021

Everyone wants soft, smooth skin that makes them feel confident and beautiful. Although there are plenty of options for hair removal on the market, the best option isn’t always clear. For a touchably-smooth, Instgrammable body, we’re offering a fantastic new option.  Whether you’re headed to the pool, the beach, or...

Take Years Off Your Face With Sculptra® - A Surgery-Free Procedure May 13th, 2021

Age can bring wisdom and experience, but you don’t need it written all over your face in the form of wrinkles, folds, and lines. Dermal fillers are a non-surgical way to rejuvenate an aging face, but not all fillers are created equal. At Natura Dermatology & Cosmetics, in Fort Lauderdale,...

3 Areas that Respond Well to Body Contouring Apr 14th, 2021

Have you worked hard to lose pounds and inches, but stubborn fat pockets are preventing you from achieving your goals for your physical appearance? Body contouring is an ideal finishing touch treatment designed to help you slim and trim those last few problem areas so you can have the body...

What to Expect from Mohs Surgery Mar 11th, 2021

There’s nothing scarier than being told that you have cancer. Fortunately, when caught early, skin cancer is highly treatable, which is good news since at least 1 in 5 Americans will develop skin cancer before they turn 70. At Natura Dermatology & Cosmetics, our skin expert, board-certified dermatologist Will Richardson,...

Meet With Your Doctor from the Comfort of Your Home Feb 15th, 2021

The deadly COVID-19 pandemic upended the everyday lives of everyone in the world — including everyone in the medical community as well. In early 2020, providers across the country were forced to postpone elective procedures. However, many were also encouraging people to avoid in-office appointments to reduce their risk of...

What To Do About Acne Scars Jan 21st, 2021

The only thing more common than acne is the scars they leave behind. In fact, approximately 80% of people ages 11-30 develop acne. And of those individuals, 1 in 5 end up with scarring.  Now for the good news. Even if you have deep acne scars, you don’t have to...

Infusions for Healthier Hair, Skin, and Nails Dec 9th, 2020

There’s only so much you can do to revitalize your appearance when you focus on external treatments alone. That’s because what’s going on inside your body has a direct impact on your hair, skin, and nails.  As one of Florida’s leading skincare experts, Will Richardson, MD, specializes in whole-body approaches...

5 Benefits of Body Contouring Nov 10th, 2020

There are a lot of things to love about body contouring. After all, who wouldn’t want to take care of those trouble areas without undergoing plastic surgery? But is it right for you? At Natura Dermatology & Cosmetics in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, Dr. Will Richardson and our team rely on...

Botox vs Dysport: Which Works Better? Oct 7th, 2020

You can stop waiting for a miracle if you’ve been wishing to turn back the hands of time — at least where your skin is concerned.  Advancements in facial cosmetic treatments have made it easier than ever to reverse the signs of aging and restore your youthful appearance. And the...

Understanding How Mohs Surgery Can Help You Sep 1st, 2020

Skin cancer is the most prevalent form of cancer in the world. In the United States alone, 1 in 5 people will develop skin cancer by age 70, and 9,500 people receive a diagnosis each day.  Fortunately, when detected early, even the deadliest form of skin cancer — melanoma —...

Laser Hair Removal: You'll Wonder Why You Waited So Long Aug 14th, 2020

Raise your hand if you're tired of dealing with unwanted body hair. While it may not seem like a huge deal, continuous plucking, waxing, and shaving can become a tedious chore over time. Fortunately, you can put your unwanted body hair behind you with laser hair removal. At Natura Dermatology...

Smile Lines are Nothing to Smile About: How Bellafil can Help Jul 22nd, 2020

Are you noticing smile lines and wrinkles that make you look older than you feel? Unfortunately, the connective tissues that give your skin structure start breaking down as you grow older, causing telltale signs, like fine lines, wrinkles, and sagging skin.  But that doesn’t mean you have to live with...

Are You a Candidate for Body Contouring? Jun 17th, 2020

It’s easy to give up hope when your exercise plan doesn’t give you the results that you’ve been hoping for. But you don’t have to give up on having a tight, toned figure, even if healthy diet and exercise strategies have failed you in the past. Unfortunately, it’s hard to...

Dermatologist vs. Aesthetician Mar 13th, 2020

A healthy diet and proper skin care regimen may not always be enough to keep your skin at its best. Sometimes you need the expertise of skin care professionals to achieve something outside of the normal regimen. Dermatologists and estheticians both provide skin care knowledge and specialized procedures, but there...

Prejuvenation: What is the right age to start Botox? Jan 29th, 2020

“Hi Dr. Will, my name is Amanda. Put simply, I have two wrinkles on my forehead. The deepest one is there all the time. I have named her Janet. I don’t like Janet. Janet has a friend who stops in once in a while right below her… her name is...

3 Ways Lasers Can Boost Your Body Confidence Jan 8th, 2019

The innovative laser technologies used in aesthetics can make a world of difference in how you feel about your appearance. Many of these noninvasive, painless procedures can be used to address a number of common flaws that make you unhappy with how you look. Dr. Richardson understands your concerns and...

Trim Down Trouble Areas with Body Contouring Dec 5th, 2018

Even when you live a healthy, active lifestyle, the hormonal changes that come with aging can produce areas of stubborn fat that you just can’t seem to lose. These trouble spots, like an unsightly muffin top or the dreaded love handles, can affect how you feel about your appearance. Here...

Why Nonsurgical Intima Laser Treatment for Vaginal Rejuvenation Has Unparalleled Reviews Nov 16th, 2018

Your vaginal health can be dramatically affected by pregnancy and childbirth, causing changes you never expected. And as you get older and start down the road to menopause, the changes in your most feminine parts can be more than you ever anticipated. The hormones that influence your reproductive health are...

Laser Hair Removal: All Your Questions Answered (Motif® Laser Hair Removal) Oct 12th, 2018

Let’s face it: Plucking, waxing, shaving, and all the other methods of at-home hair removal aren’t fun. You have better things to do with your time! If you have unwanted hair and you’re tired of removing it, you’ll be interested in Motif® laser hair removal. The Motif system uses the...

Get a Surgery-Free Lift for Droopy Eyebrows and Jowls with Ultherapy Sep 26th, 2018

Looking in the mirror and seeing droopy eyebrows and sagging skin staring back at you can make you feel old, tired, even depressed. In the past, many people have resorted to cosmetic surgery to help them look and feel younger, undergoing surgical face-lifts to raise and tighten that sagging skin....

How HydraFacial Can Brighten Tired Summer Skin Aug 22nd, 2018

How HydraFacial Can Brighten Tired Summer SkinHave you been spending too much time in the summer sun? It may be time to stop in and see Dr. Will Richardson and Angela at Natura Dermatology & Cosmetics for a little relaxation and rejuvenation with HydraFacial™. This multi-step, yet quick, skin care...

Benefits of Niacinamide for acne Jul 23rd, 2018

Benefits of Niacinamide for acneAcne is a common, chronic skin condition that has likely plagued us all at some point in our lives (ahem, puberty anyone?).  But for those individuals who find that their acne lasts well beyond their teens, extending into their 20’s, 30’s, and even 40’s, it can...

Why Botox® Is Still the Go-To Solution for Frown Lines and Crow’s Feet Jul 11th, 2018

Part of your beauty comes from your natural expressions, but those same expressions cause wrinkles over time. Crow’s feet around your eyes come from your radiant smile, and frown lines can be caused by squinting, concentrating, or, of course, frowning. The Food and Drug Administration approved Botox® as a wrinkle...

What is retinol and how is it good for my skin? Jul 9th, 2018

We’ve all heard that Retinol is an absolute must for any anti-aging skin care regimen, but with all of the products available, how do you choose what is best for your skin?  Read on, my friends.Let’s start with the basics.  Retinol is a component of the Vitamin A group called...

Green Tea: Nature’s Best Kept Secret Jul 3rd, 2018

Green Tea: Nature’s Best Kept Secret for Your SkinOver the past decade, green tea has been renowned for providing amazing health benefits.  It has increasingly become one of the most researched botanicals in medicine, and with good reason.  Studies have reported that consuming green tea contributes to increased brain function,...

6 Super Cool Things You Didn't Know About CoolSculpting® Jun 15th, 2018

CoolSculpting® is the revolutionary, noninvasive body contouring system that lets you freeze off fat without side effects or downtime. At Natura Dermatology & Cosmetic in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, dermatologist Dr. Will Richardson and Physician Assistant Angela Jones expertly sculpt away unwanted fat from your:AbdomenHipsFlanksLegsChinBackArms… and moreCoolSculpting uses a patented technique...