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Customized Esthetician Services – We know how to glow

The key to providing you customized skin treatments lies in understanding your skin type and health. Lucky for our patients, this is what we do best! While the skin is a formidable organ by itself, its physiology connects with the rest of the body. During your consultation, it is important you disclose any information about current medications, conditions, current lifestyle choices and details about your skin care regimen to our experienced estheticians. Our trained estheticians use this information, along with a unique camera to look at skin redness and brown spots to map a picture of where you currently are, and plan for improvement. They use highly customized treatments, including peels,

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Eczema Awareness Month

We don’t know what exactly causes eczema. However researchers typically believe a combination of genes and a trigger are involved. People with eczema tend to have an over-reactive immune system that, when triggered by a substance outside or inside the body, responds by producing inflammation. It is this inflammation that causes the red, itchy and painful skin symptoms. Working to keep your symptoms under control is important to staying healthy and comfortable. It’s important to remember that eczema affects everyone differently, and that one person’s triggers may not be the same as another’s. You might experience symptoms at certain times of the year or on different areas of your body

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It’s here!! Night of Beauty, 24th October 5:30-7:30pm

Join us on October 24th for our most attended event of the year!! Enjoy an evening with all your favorite physicians, staff and product representatives who will be on hand, able to answer any questions about the latest and greatest in cosmetic treatments, skin care and plastic surgery. There will be exclusive event ONLY discounts, 20% off all skin care purchases, raffle prizes and refreshments. A taster of some of the Raffle Prizes include (but are not limited to): A free Coolsculpting Treatment A Free Botox Treatment Skin Care Bundles from brand favorites Alastin, Neocutis, EltaMD and more! Due to the outstanding attendance of this event we have implemented a $25 fee to reserve yo

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NEW: Texting the office!

We are pleased to announce a new super-convenient way to contact the office - TEXTING! Texts are an easy way to reach us in a fast, HIPAA compliant way. The service will be available during office hours, when we have staff available to respond to you live and direct. You are already loving it! This feature is perfect for letting us know if you are running late, need assistance or require a call back to schedule an appointment. You can also use it to transmit emergent photos to the office, safely and HIPAA compliantly. We would however like to remind all patients that there are limitations as to what we can appropriately manage via text. We cannot treat, diagnose or refill medications remotel

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Faster Coolsculpting = Dualsculpting!

Our patients love CoolSculpting so much we had to invest in another machine to keep up with the demand! Yes that’s right, CoolSculpting at CCSD is now twice has fast, meaning we can treat two areas at once and fit more of you on the schedule. We like to call this approach ‘DualSculpting’ as it is perfect for areas requiring a two applicator treatment such as the love handles, arms, inner thighs, abdomen and bra line or back area. In fact, treating your love handles is now possible in just over 35 minutes, making this non-surgical, fat reduction, wonder treatment possible on your lunch-break. Call 312-245-9965 today to schedule your complimentary consultation for DualSculpting, all w

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Back to School Skin

Your trusty CCSD Dermatologist is the best person to help manage any back to school skin issues. Acne breakouts, dry skin, rashes, warts and molloscum contagiosum can be common occurrences during the school semester, all of which are simple to treat with the right medical care and skin regimen. With hours running from 8am to 6:30pm, and two Saturday clinics per month, we have plenty of before and after school availability. We also offer online remote dermatology appointment via our OnlineMD website, which means even if you are going away to college you can still receive medical care from your CCSD provider, or be seen remotely if you are experiencing a flare. Look no further than the CCSD On

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National Psoriasis Foundation Charity Walk

Support good skin health and register today for the National Psoriasis Foundation Walk in Chicago 2018, a family friendly, pet friendly, 5K walk and community event dedicated to finding a cure for psoriatic disease. Join CCSD to learn about new ways to manage psoriatic disease, enjoy free samples at the health fair, hear inspiring stories of people living with psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis, and celebrate the accomplishments and successes of others striving toward finding a cure for psoriatic disease. If you are living with psoriasis and/or psoriatic arthritis,we invite you to join us and raise much needed awareness. When:     Sunday, September 9, 2018 Time:      Check-in a

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Skin Tightening with Thermage FLX

Always on the forefront of technology, CCSD is proud to be the first Practice in Chicago to offer Thermage FLX, the latest iteration of the popular Thermage radiofrequency (RF) device for tissue tightening. Thermage FLX is 25% faster, more comfortable and more precise, using proprietary AccuREP™ technology, meaning patients are seeing better results, sooner. Radiofrequency energy heats deep into the dermis to re-elastify and remodel your existing collagen, while helping new collagen to grow. This improvement from within helps the skin surface to look smoother, tighter and naturally more youthful. It is effective and flexible enough to treat a wide age range of body areas including face, ey

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Cool Fresh & Sculpted

"You work out so hard, now let us make it better". This is our promise made to you and reaffirmed by our enormous new billboards outside the East Bank Club in Chicago. This is our truth and we intend to deliver! On August 16th 2018, CCSD hosts its first ‘Cool, Fresh and Sculpted’ event. Hot summer weather is glorious, but also reminds us about stinky underarm sweat, those last few stubborn pounds we all want to lose and the eternal hope of looking more svelte and toned in our swimwear and shorts. If this sounds all too familiar, then our expert providers want to introduce you to: MiraDry - the permanent solution for an 89% improvement in underarm sweat (and odor) CoolSculpting

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NEOCUTIS Double Points are HERE

Available just for in-office purchases, stock up on your favorite NEOCUTIS products during the month of August and receive double Swiss Rewards points! To join and reap the benefits, download the mobile app to earn and redeem points. You will earn 1 Swiss Rewards point for every dollar spent on qualifying NEOCUTIS products. Once you earn enough points you become eligible to receive a free product - a great opportunity to try something new or save for your fave!

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Customized Esthetician Services – We know how to glow

The key to providing you customized skin treatments lies in understanding your skin type and health.
Read More

Eczema Awareness Month

We don’t know what exactly causes eczema. However researchers typically believe a combination of g
Read More

It’s here!! Night of Beauty, 24th October 5:30-7:30pm

Join us on October 24th for our most attended event of the year!! Enjoy an evening with all your
Read More