Dr. Jason McWhirter’s Blog

We’re Open Again Beginning Monday, June 1, but We’re Staying Safe.

Restrictions in Alberta have lifted, and we could not be more excited to see you again. To keep you and our doctors and staff safe, we’re continuing to follow our enhanced safety procedures: If you have any questions, or would like to come in, book an appointment with us today. Your safety comes first. We ask you to avoid walk-ins for sanitary and distancing reasons. You can call or email us to: Order and learn more about our products (get free delivery on purchases over $100!). Book a FREE virtual skin care consultation. Follow our social media channels for up-to-date … Continue Reading

The Ultimate Guide to Cosmetic Lip Enhancement: Lip Injections, Plumpers & More

Along with the eyes and nose, the lips are one of the face’s most prominent focal points. They frame our smiles and add character to the way we look with unique colors, sizes, and shapes. Because of this, they’re also one of the most popular features to enhance through cosmetic procedures. If you want to achieve more symmetrical, proportional, and youthful lips, you have options from topical products to surgery to lip injections, a favorite at our Calgary practice. This blog post is your ultimate guide to everything you need to know about cosmetic lip enhancement. We’ll cover what it … Continue Reading

A Trusted and Convenient Solution for All Your Skin Product Needs

I hope everyone has remained safe and well during Covid.  Our whole team is eagerly awaiting our re-opening but we have been very busy in the meantime.  We have many new initiatives, are preparing for re-opening and are ready to see everyone as soon as we can. In the meantime, we have had many calls from patients who are starting to run out of their skin products.  We have all had more time to spend on-line and shop and it has increased the confusion as to what skin products to use and whether you should be changing yours.  There are … Continue Reading

Those Dreaded Lip Lines

Lately, I have had many consults where the number one priority for our customers was lip lines. Like so many other wrinkles on the face, lip lines have been coined with other more witty names. “Bar codes” is my favorite. Quite the image! Honestly, when I get asked about how to treat them, I take a long pause…a slow deep breath…and often begin by apologizing. They happen to be one of the most difficult things to treat when it comes to the aging face. They occur for multiple reasons, but the main two are:    Repeated lip pursing through speech, … Continue Reading