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Winter Skin tips from our Providers

Keep your skin looking hydrated and vibrant, even through the winter months! So many of our MDs, PAs & Aestheticians have favorite products to keep their own skin looking great during the winter months and we hope you will love them too. Dr. Jacob’s top product for a mom on the go is Neocutis Journee because it has multiple benefits all in one pump: anti-aging human growth factors, SPF 30, antioxidants and a moisturizer! Dr. Pritzker’s favorite product, that she’s raves about to her patients, is Avene Skin Recovery Cream. It’s great for sensitive skin, helps reduce redness and irritation and protects the skin's moisture barrier. Follow us on social media to see all our other staf

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What can Laser Genesis do for you?

Laser Genesis is the multi-tasking hero of our office that stimulates collagen to reverse the signs of ageing and sun damage. The micro-pulses of the laser energy activate collagen and help improve the appearance of fine lines, wrinkles, facial redness sun damage and acne scars. Results may vary patient to patient, but getting a series of treatments can still be a great benefit! We suggest a series of six Laser Genesis treatments to get dramatic improvement, although an individual treatment can still give subtle results. With quick treatments that have little to no downtime, patient love Laser Genesis because it can fit into their busy schedule or be the perfect lunchtime procedure! Call or

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CCSD Celebrates Dr. Jacob’s 20th Anniversary Injecting Botox

Since her Harvard Medical School Fellowship in 1999, Dr. Jacob has been performing Botox injections on her patients - talk about experience! We wanted to celebrate this milestone with a whole week of Botox discounts featuring ALL of our physicians! Starting January 21st through January 25th, new patients to Botox will receive a 20% discount and returning patients to Botox will get a 15% discount on their treatment! Brilliant Distinction points can also be used for an even bigger savings! Schedule with Dr. Jacob, Dr. Pritzker, Dr. Ibrahim, Dr. Fine & Dr. Christopoulos throughout that week. Call us today to schedule your Botox Week appointment today!

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New Skin, Fresh Start

Here at CCSD, we want you to feel great in your own skin! We have an expert team of MD’s, PA’s & Aestheticians who can keep you looking and feeling your best, even in the harshest of winter months! Book with our Aestheticians Meaghan, Lizz or Angela for a complimentary Reveal Skin Analysis to get a jump start on your skin care regimen. Begin your year with peace of mind by scheduling yourself a full body mole check with our certified Physician Assistants Whitney or Brittany. For the complete cosmetic treatment, our fellowship trained board-certified physicians are here to banish wrinkles, volume loss and sun damage! Make your appointment with Dr. Lauren Fine, Dr. Omer Ibrahim, Dr. R

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Practice News: CCSD is growing!

We are pleased to announce big changes for Chicago Cosmetic Surgery and Dermatology in 2019. Alongside seeing her lovely patients, running a growing business and being super-mom to three energetic children (PHEW!), Dr. Jacob has been feverishly working away to secure a new office space for the Practice. With our increasing number of patients and rapidly expanding staff, we have known for some time that we would soon need a new home.  We will be sad to leave our current home at 20 W Kinzie St., where it all began, but we are happy to share that our new space will remain in River North and provide almost three times the space of our current location. We will see patients on Thursday, April

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Appointments over the festive season

CCSD will be open with appointment availability on December 21st, 24th, 26th, 27th, 28th and 31st. We do anticipate a high demand over the holiday season and encourage all patients to book in advance where possible to get the times and dates that work for them. Whether you are looking to schedule your top-to-toe mole check in some much needed downtime from work, or looking to prep and perfect your skin for the holiday, call 312-245-9965 or book online today to secure your visit. We look forward to taking care of you soon!

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Neocutis Raffle

In the spirit of holiday season we wanted to give all CCSD patients the opportunity to share our favorite anti-aging skin care items. From now, through December 21st, every Neocutis purchase will include a free entry to our Neocutis raffle. The winning ticket with receive a Neocutis Lumiere Riche eye cream,  a luxurious BIOcream anti-aging moisturizer, hydrating Hyalis and Neocutis key chain valuing $338! Neocutis uses patented ingredients developed by leading Swiss scientists containing an optimal blend of nourishing proteins and polypeptides. Their PSP® technology harnesses the power of collagen growth factors, to help deliver state-of-the-art skin revitalization. You will find the raffl

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12 Days of Christmas

Tis the season to be merry, and we want to share the joy of saving with you throughout our 12 Days of Christmas holiday promotion. Book your appointment for the day of your chosen special. If you cannot make that day, or the schedule is full, call on the day of the special to lock in your deal. There will be a limit of two promos per patient when you prepay over the phone (subject to consult). Specials cannot be combined with any other monthly promotion, except skin care product specials. December 10: $150 OFF Botox Cosmetic + Juvederm (Must be a member of Brilliant Distinctions and if you pre-pay, book your appointment before 12/31) December 11: Buy 3 get one FREE of Sculptra Ae

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NEW PRODUCT ALERT: RevitaLASH

CCSD now stocks RevitaLash Cosmetics! A Physician led, award-winning line of lash and brow products designed to enhance, elevate and restore health and natural beauty to lashes and brows. Established in 2006, the RevitaLASH story began with just one product – the lash conditioning serum – and one cause - to provide a hair strengthening and growth solution during cancer treatment. Now used cosmetically, the award winning RevitaLASH Advanced Eyelash Conditioner and RevitaBROW Advanced Eyebrow Conditioner use a proprietary blend of peptides, lipids, biotin, green tea extract and panthenol to condition and strengthen lashes while defending them from environmental damage. 98% of users report

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November is National Healthy Skin Awareness Month

Top tips from the CCSD providers for healthy skin as colder months approach:       Wear sunscreen: Sun protection should be applied during any season, even on gray and gloomy days. Dr. Rachel Pritzker loves EltaMD UV Elements SPF 44, which is gentle for even the most sensitive skin types. The chemical-free sunscreen provides safe but sure sun protection. The mineral-based UV filters work with hydrating hyaluronic acid to protect and hydrate the skin. Protect dry lips: Our PA duo, Whitney and Brittany, recommend you carry a product like Dr. Dan’s Cortibalm with cortisone for extremely chapped lips (applied twice per day) or the Avène Cold Cream Lip Balm for mo

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Recent Blog Posts

Announcing Online Product Pickup

Online ordering is now easier then ever, because we are now offering product order pickup with our
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Now Introducing Microblading with Lizz Malave, Microblading Specialist!

We are excited to announce a brand new service to CCSD, microblading! It is a form of eyebrow
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Women’s Health Event

Our annual Women’s Health Event will be on Thursday, May 16th from 5:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. This
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