Cosmetic Procedures at the Skin Specialist Centre

At the Skin Specialist Centre we pride ourselves on offering our patients the best in cosmetic treatments, using state-of-the-art technology. Doctor McKerrow and his staff use the most advanced techniques to achieve healthy skin at any age. Dr McKerrow’s years of experience treating patients with lasers, light devices and injectables will leave you looking younger and never over-done.

Dr Kevin and his team
Acne Scar Treatment

Acne Scar Treatment

There are numerous treatments available for acne scars which can improve and soften the appearance of scarring. Given the complexity of acne scars, a combination of treatments is required.

Blepharoplasty

Blepharoplasty

Beautiful eyes are the key to the face. Having smooth, full and fresh eyes gives an appearance of youth and vitality.

Botulinum toxin

Botulinum toxin

All botulinum toxin injections are performed by Dr McKerrow, who has years of experience to know how and where to place injections safely and for the best result.

Hydrafacial

Hydrafacial

Hydrafacial is a mild non-invasive, non-surgical treatment which causes minimal damage to the surface of the skin and is designed to enhance the skin by directly targeting free radical damage.

Injectable fillers

Injectable fillers

The goal of aesthetic treatment is to make you look brighter and more youthful. As we age, our face loses volume, which results in facial sagging, hollow areas and wrinkles.

Laser skin resurfacing

Laser skin resurfacing

Laser skin resurfacing is a more aggressive treatment approach to skin damage or scars. Some parts of the skin will be completely renewed. This treatment requires down-time and a visible healing process.

Laser treatment for dark skin

Laser treatment for dark skin

Treating dark skin with lasers requires experience, special skill and state-of-the-art equipment. At the Skin Specialist Centre we specialise in laser treatments for every skin complexion, from fair to dark.

Laser Tattoo Removal

Laser Tattoo Removal

In a New Zealand first, the Skin Specialist Centre offer the most powerful PicoSecond laser tattoo removal service. The award winning PicoWay laser tattoo removal device by Syneron-Candela is the first and only in New Zealand.

Leg veins

Leg veins

Spider and varicose veins are a very common concern. Larger dilated leg veins which raise above the skin and bulge are called varicose veins and are investigated using duplex ultrasound.

Non Surgical Face Lift

Non Surgical Face Lift

Ultraformer III is the latest addition to our range of skin tightening devices, with the Skin Specialist Centre being the pioneer in New Zealand with this latest technology. It is a revolutionary, non-surgical and non-invasive face-lifting technology.

Photorejuvenation

Photorejuvenation

Photorejuvenation addresses the issues of brown spots and redness on the face and neck, with minimal down-time.

Photo-dynamic Therapy

Photo-dynamic Therapy

PDT involves the skin application of a light-sensitive chemical called Metvix (methyl aminolevulinate) followed at least three hours later by the application of red light.

Sweat reduction – Hyperhidrosis

Sweat reduction – Hyperhidrosis

Hyperhidrosis (excessive sweating caused by over-active sweat glands) is a medical condition that causes excessive sweating beyond what is necessary for the body to regulate temperature.

Vitiligo/Pigmentation Restoration

Vitiligo/Pigmentation Restoration

Vitiligo is a medical condition that causes skin to lose colour. Some may develop only a few spots while others have more widespread colour loss. Vitiligo can develop in any part of the body.