What Causes Unwanted Pigment?

Do you have areas of unsightly skin pigmentation and have questions about their cause? Watch this video by Samuel Shatkin Jr., MD, a Board Certified Plastic Surgeon in Buffalo, NY as his aesthetician, Natalie, discusses factors that can result in undesirable skin discoloration..

Typically the sun causes unwanted pigmentation in the skin. So that’s why we stress sunscreen in our office. You should be wearing an SPF of 50 or greater every single day, no matter whether it’s raining, windy, snowing, anything and just different factors such as aging and things like that can cause any pigmentation on the skin. If you have any unwanted pigmentation or any spots that you would like looked at, please give us a call.

Are you or someone you love interested in skin treatments in Williamsville, NY? Dr. Samuel Shatkin Jr. is a board-certified plastic surgeon serving the Western New York region with his team at the Aesthetics Associates Centre. Contact us today to arrange a consultation and let our experience work for you.

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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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