Facials and Peels in Buffalo, NY

PCA Facial Peels

These revolutionary reformulation of enhanced Jessner’s peel, a solution that combines lactic acid, salicylic acid, kojic acid, citric acid and resorcinol, provides safer application, a more comfortable treatment and increased skin benefits.

Our offerings of peels includes TCA and lactic blended peels, retinoid peels and boosters, and chemical peel alternatives specific and customized for each patient’s needs.

Environ® Active Vitamin Facial

Environ® Active Vitamin FacialThe freshest, most active forms of Vitamin A, C and antioxidants are driven deep into the lower layers of the skin using state-of-the-art technology.

This scientific approach stimulates collagen, softens lines and improves elasticity while increasing hydration and boosting radiance.


Gain an even complexion and youthful appearance by revitalizing your face, neck, chest and hands with Cynosure IPL Photofacial.

Intense pulses of light are directed at the skin’s surface breaking up blemishes such as vascular and pigmented lesions to improve skin texture and tone. Our revolutionary non-invasive approach to healthy skin is achieved without any downtime and is more effective than microdermabrasion and chemical peels.

Acne Facial

Treating the direct cause of acne problems is our focus. Blocked pores and exfoliation are the cornerstones of focused acne management. Our specialized treatment is ideal for management of stubborn, chronic acne and is ideal as a jumpstart to acne management. Includes a deep cleanse and extractions with peel application. Chronic acne scars can also be managed at our Centre with laser treatments if needed.

TriaWave MediFacial

The Aesthetic Associates Centre was the first center in Western New York to offer the newest skin care infusion treatments with the use of the Environ TriaWave rejuvenation device.

Utilizing a combination of low-frequency iontophoresis, pulsed sonophoresis, and microcurrents, the Triawave has multiple benefits including lifting and sculpting, reducing the appearance of wrinkles, fine lines, uneven skin color, sagging skin, and dehydration.

Unlike the hydrofacial treatment, the TriaWave allows much deeper penetration with the use of both Iontophoresis, Sonophoresis and Microcurrent energies to maximize results!


Meet Dr. Samuel Shatkin Jr. MD, FACS

Samuel Shatkin Jr., MD is a Board Certified Plastic Surgeon and performs all aspects of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery. He specializes in creating a customized approach to looking your best, which may include using multiple modalities which Dr. Shatkin refers to as ‘Combination Rejuvenation’. He has been in private practice in this field since completing his Plastic Surgery Training in 1989.

His major concentration is in the areas of Aesthetic Cosmetic Surgery including Eyelift and Facelift, Facial Rejuvenation, Nasal Surgery, Body contouring and Mommy Makeover tummy and Cosmetic Breast Surgery, Laser Skin Resurfacing and Injectables.

He is the only Plastic Surgeon in the world to have received the coveted 5-Star Diamond Award from the American Association of Hospitality Sciences and to date, the only Medical Doctor to have received the coveted Buffalo-Niagara Business Ethics Award which he and his team received in 2017.

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