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Dr. Zimmet elected by peers as one of the Best Doctors in America 2011-2012

We are proud to announce that Best Doctors® has informed Dr Zimmet that he has been elected by his peers for inclusion in Best Doctors in America® from 2011 to 2012 in dermatology/phlebology. Best Doctors, based in Boston, Massachusetts, was founded in 1989


Survival Guide 2: Hadley’s Photos Before and After Active FX Fractionated Laser Resurfacing

Hadley recently posted a Survival Guide on Fractionated CO2 Laser Resurfacing. Here are her photos- before treatment, during recovery, and 40 days after treatment.


Survival Guide: Fractional CO2 Resurfacing (Active FX)

by Hadley, Skin Care Specialist at Zimmet Vein & Dermatology I recently took the plunge into Fractional CO2 laser resurfacing (Active FX) and survived! As an aesthetician, I’ve experienced a variety of skin treatments but this was by far the


Laser resurfacing video, part 3

Here is the third and final part of the video from my laser resurfacing procedure, taken by my talented friend Julia Hilder of Hilder Productions. If I do say so myself, my skin looks great. I will post additional “after”


I will never go without sunscreen again.

It’s Day 7 and I am going about my normal activities. So far, no one has pointed and/or gasped. Without the ointment now my face feels tight and very, very smooth. Still a tiny bit of peeling and the one


Day 6–goodbye, ointment!

Night 5 was the worst. It was the first night that I didn’t sleep well, I tossed and turned so much that I rubbed most of the ointment off and had to get up in the middle of the night


Not yet ready for public consumption

I’m definitely not ready for public consumption yet. And I’m about to see only the second person I will have allowed to see me since this began—an ex-boyfriend from college, now friend, who is in town from Fort Worth. I’ve


Post-procedure Day 4

Big changes today. Lots of skin peeling. It’s hard to keep my hands off my face. Still a little puffy, and red/brown on most of my face, and most noticeable around the edges. Bright pink where skin has peeled off


Active FX Post-procedure Recovery Day 3

If anything I look worse today. The white area around my eyebrows is very visible in the sea of red/brown that is my face. Pictures are not doing it justice. I’ve tried to get close-ups but with or without the


Day 2, ewww

Still puffy, a little sore, and my face feels slightly hot. It’s not terrible, but I took an aceteminophen w/codeine earlier. My face is reddish/brown and swollen. I washed my face for the first time with the extra-gentle cleanser that


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