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Tattoo Removal

FAQs about laser tattoo removal

Tattoos can be a wonderful way to commemorate a moment in one’s life or an important person. However, some patients regret tattoos. These tattoos may be poorly done or represent someone or something that is no longer significant to them, such as an ex-spouse. While it is believed that “tattoos are forever,” we now have… Read More »


Makeup care

Can I leave makeup on my face overnight?

It may be tempting after a late night out with your friends to jump into bed without washing the makeup off of your face. Many think it’s okay to leave cosmetics on the skin every now and then. However, for patients who routinely skip washing their face, problems can arise.     How cosmetics impact… Read More »


Laser Skin resurfacing

How are lasers used in cosmetic dermatology?

Years ago, we used to think of lasers as advanced technology or light used in science fiction movies. However, laser light is becoming more and more popular in many fields of medicine, including dermatology. At Remington Laser Dermatology Centre, we assist Calgary, AB patients with improving the appearance and health of their skin by integrating… Read More »


What Can Be Done to Address Scars or Birthmarks on the Skin?

At Remington Laser Dermatology Centre, Drs. Todd and Kent Remington see patients from the community of Calgary, AB who want to improve their skin’s health and appearance. Patients who are dealing with birthmarks may find them to be embarrassing, especially when they are large, dark, or highly visible on their face, neck, arms, and hands.… Read More »


What Is Hyperhidrosis and How Can It Be Treated?

Patients who deal with excessive sweating may be diagnosed with a condition known as hyperhidrosis. Hyperhidrosis is a disorder in which the sweat glands produce much more sweat than is necessary to keep the body cool. Sweating can occur from the underarms, the hands, or the feet. In most situations, hyperhidrosis continues throughout one’s life… Read More »


Using lasers to remove unwanted tattoos from the skin

“A tattoo is forever.” Well, at least it used to be. With today’s technology, men and women with unwanted tattoos in the area of Calgary, AB now have the opportunity to erase the words or pictures of the past with laser tattoo removal. Understanding laser tattoo removal Tattoos utilize ink pigmentation placed under the skin… Read More »


How can laser skin resurfacing improve your appearance?

At Remington Laser Dermatology Centre, patients of the Calgary, AB area can obtain some of the latest services with today’s advanced technologies. Many men and women interested in improving the skin’s texture and tone may want to ask Drs. Todd and Kent Remington about the benefits of treatments such as laser skin resurfacing. What is… Read More »


The Importance of Routine Skin Cancer Screenings

For years, melanoma has been known as the deadliest form of skin cancer. In fact, the American Cancer Society estimates that within the United States, an individual dies of melanoma at a rate of almost one per hour. However, this type of skin cancer can be diagnosed in the early stages, allowing for faster and… Read More »


Removal of Unwanted Lumps and Bumps on the Skin

There may be times when patients visit Remington Laser Dermatology Centre to work with a professional to improve their skin’s health and appearance. One common complaint seen by Drs. Todd Remington and Kent Remington is that of unwanted lumps, bumps, and other skin growths. These may include any skin lesion that develops unexpectedly. The removal… Read More »


Can Laser Tattoo Removal Be Used on Any Type of Tattoo?

While tattoos may seem like a good idea in the youthful years, many patients regret having these tattoos completed as they enter into their adult years. Perhaps the location of their tattoo keeps them from the career they want, or maybe the tattoo is a trigger for a memory of the past that a patient… Read More »


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Remington Laser Dermatology Centre

150 - 7220 Fisher Street SE
Calgary, AB T2H 2H8

Dr. Kent Remington ( Mon – Wed )

Tel: 403.252.7784 | Fax: 403 259 5245

Dr. Todd Remington ( Mon – Fri )

Tel: 403.255.1633 | Fax: 403 259 5245

Dr. Sharon Hackett ( Wed – Fri )

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