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How to Stimulate Collagen Production

June 14, 2021

We need it. Collagen is the most abundant and strongest natural protein in your body. It’s the main building block of skin, muscles, bones, blood vessels, gut tissue and tendons.  Collagen can be found alongside elastin and hyaluronic acid within the dermal layer of your skin. Together, these molecules make your skin firm, elastic, and…

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Meet Ali Maxfield

May 24, 2021

Transcript: One thing I think makes me unique for this practice is that I actually was a medical assistant and I worked here before I went to PA school. My name is Ali Maxfield and I’m a Physician’s Assistant at Valley dermatology and skin cancer center. I was really interested in helping people and I…

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Perfect & Permanent Laser Hair Removal

May 17, 2021

Our Lumenis machine delivers fabulous results for several skin concerns, but permanent hair removal is one of the most popular aesthetic procedures globally for both women and men of all ages from early teens upward. With maximum skin protection and technological advancements, laser hair removal is now quicker, more convenient and more affordable than ever…

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Meet ARNP Paul Hill

May 12, 2021

Transcript: My mother and my grandmother did the same thing and they had talked to me about possibly pursuing this. And when I got into the field I actually enjoyed it immensely and decided that it was probably the right career decision. My name is Paul Hill and I’m a Nurse Practitioner. Pretty straightforward person.…

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8 Reasons why CoolSculpting is our Favorite Body Contouring Treatment

April 14, 2021

At Valley Dermatology, we are all about safe, comfortable and effective treatments. That’s why we chose to offer CoolSculpting® at our office. CoolSculpting® is the brand name for a fat-freezing method called cryolipolysis.  Using an FDA cleared device, we can sculpt your body and reveal a firm and toned shape hidden underneath layers of fat…

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Your Guide to Injectable Dermal Fillers

March 8, 2021

We can often reverse the effects of aging with injectable dermal fillers. By replacing the volume lost with time, injectable dermal fillers enhance shallow contours, soften facial creases, remove wrinkles and can improve the appearance of scars. And, of course, they create beautiful, plump lips. This blog Answers: What are injectable dermal fillers? How Can…

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Don’t Let This Northwest Weather Fool You

February 2, 2021

In the past decade, (2011-2021) the deadliest type of skin cancer, killing more than two people per hour, has risen by 44 percent. 😢 Skin cancer is the most common cancer worldwide. Prolonged exposure to UV rays (4+ hours of ultraviolet radiation) puts you at risk of developing skin cancer (90 percent of all non…

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Meet Farah Webb, Medical Aesthetician and CoolSculpting® Specialist

January 25, 2021

Transcript: So after raising my three children, I decided to pursue my long life passion of being an aesthetician. My name is Farah Webb, and I am the aesthetician here at Valley Derm. I love being able to help people with their skin care needs. I feel like I’m a good listener. I’m a native…

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Meet Jackie Lucarelli, Aesthetic Nurse Specialist

January 25, 2021

Transcript: Hi my name is Jackie and I am an Aesthetic Nurse Specialist here at Valley Dermatology. I consider myself to be a ‘Jackie of all trades’.  I love to be able to do different procedures in my day such as injecting, to be able to help people in feeling better about themselves by doing…

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