Stretchmarks are scars that form when the skin stretches or shrinks quickly, causing the supportive skin structures (collagen and elastin) to rupture. The skin attempts to heal and leaves behind narrow bands of raised, discolored tissue. Dr. Arie Benchetrit offers laser treatments to improve stretch marks.
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Scars form as your body works to heal itself, repairing damaged skin by building tissue to close the gap. That scar tissue is mainly made of the protein collagen and works to pull the skin together and fill in the wound. Any time the skin is harmed, a scar forms in the affected tissues, such… Continue Reading →
How to improve sunspots is a concern for many people. Skin discoloration also has many causes, from birthmarks to skin conditions, sun exposure and natural aging. An uneven skin tone is frustrating for men and women and can be challenging to improve through skin care alone. Dr. Arie Benchetrit in West Island offers laser treatments… Continue Reading →
In his many years of practice, Dr. Arie Benchetrit has helped patients achieve their aesthetic goals through both surgical and nonsurgical options. A common aesthetic concern for many patients is loose skin. Dr. Benchetrit understands that loose skin has many causes and, as such, offers a variety of treatment options to meet the individual needs… Continue Reading →
If you are looking for a nonsurgical option for a natural and more youthful-looking face, then you have probably heard of Botox and facial fillers. While both are injectable cosmetic treatments, they actually work in different ways and are used to address different cosmetic concerns. In this post, Dr. Arie Benchetrit discusses the difference between… Continue Reading →
When you’ve exhausted your options and abilities with diet and exercise, it can feel defeating to still struggle with areas of stubborn fat and poor muscle tone. The TruSculpt Flex device is a non-invasive body sculpting treatment that offers a solution to these issues, improving the areas you couldn’t with diet and exercise. Our Montreal… Continue Reading →
Acne can significantly impact your everyday life, and these unsightly and often painful blemishes can cause lasting damage to your skin. Luckily there are new techniques and technologies available to improve the appearance and depth of your acne scars. Our Montreal plastic surgeon offers several ways to restore a smooth skin tone and texture.
Sweating is an essential body function that helps your body regulate its temperature. Unfortunately, some people struggle with excessive sweating (hyperhidrosis), leading to embarrassing and uncomfortable problems in everyday life. You may avoid wearing specific clothing that reveals sweat stains or decline invitations to participate in activities that would further worsen your overactive sweating. Hyperhidrosis… Continue Reading →
Gynecomastia is a medical condition that causes a man to develop excessive breast tissue. If you are living with gynecomastia, you may feel as though your self-confidence and masculinity are affected because of your oversized breasts. You are probably willing to do whatever you can to achieve a flatter, firmer and more attractive chest. Dr…. Continue Reading →
Nobody understands the desire for a beautiful face and body like plastic surgeon Dr. Arie Benchetrit. In his many years of practice, he has helped many patients fulfill their aesthetic goals and feel more confident. It is not uncommon for Dr. Benchetrit’s patients to request or require more than one procedure to achieve their desired… Continue Reading →