Skin Care Products

At Carolina Age Management Institute, Dr. Stephen Giordano offers people living in Charlotte and Huntersville, NC, and the surrounding areas, with medical grade,high-quality, individualized skin care treatments that include skin care products to supplement aesthetic procedures or medical spa treatments.

What Skin Care Products are Offered at Carolina Age Management Institute?

Dr. Giordano partners with SkinMedica® and EltaMD® skin care products. These products are advanced skin care treatments that supplement the aesthetic procedures or medical spa treatments to ensure that patients maintain the quality and health of their skin. Dr. Giordano recommends SkinMedica® and EltaMD® products for daily skin care as well as many skin conditions.

Toners and Brighteners

CAMI RA Cream .05% Custom Formula

CAMI RA Cream .05%, the weakest of the RA formulas at CAMI, uses custom compounded Tretinoin therapy to penetrate deep within the skin to stimulate cell renewal and reduce the appearance of fine lines, wrinkles, uneven skin tone, hyperpigmentation and the formation of acne. This is an excellent choice for mild to moderate issues, and for the first time user of topical prescription skincare formulas.

CAMI RA Cream 0.1% Custom Formula

The custom compounded, stronger Tretinoin therapy in CAMI RA Cream .1% penetrates deep within the skin to stimulate cell renewal and reduce the appearance of fine lines, wrinkles, uneven skin tone, hyperpigmentation, and the formation of acne.  Patients who are veterans in prescription skincare or have moderate to severe skin issues are appropriate candidates. *CAMI Bestseller

CAMI Skin Lightening Cream #5 Custom Formula

Skin Lightening Cream #5 contains strong concentrations of hydroquinone (5%) to address and correct uneven skin tone and hyperpigmentation-related conditions for a smoother, more even toned complexion.  Generally, all patients are candidates for this therapy as it is well tolerated by most.

CAMI HQRA+ Custom Formula

The advanced high potency and custom compounded formula of CAMI HQRA + delivers dramatic skin lightening and powerful anti-aging benefits as it markedly reduces melanin production and significantly diminishes the appearance of fine lines, wrinkles and deep creases.  This is our strongest formulation, and combats the most severe skin issues we see on a daily basis.

Skin Health & Repair

PCA Dual Action Redness Relief

This product improve skin’s barrier function while reducing sensitivity and redness with this restorative treatment including niacinamide, ceramide and protective agents.

PCA Hyaluronic Acid Boosting Serum

This product plums and firms skin through increased hydration on and below the surface of the skin with Hyaluronic Acid (HA) while increasing the skin’s own HA productions.

PCA C&E Strength

This antioxidant formulation combines pure vitamin C and pure vitamin E to strengthen skin, minimizing the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles.

SkinMedica® TNS Essential Serum

Give your skin a younger appearance with SkinMedica® TNS Essential Serum, a formula that combines skin cell regeneration and wrinkle reduction with a complex of amino acids and key proteins. This is by far one of our patients’ favorite items.  It never disappoints.  *CAMI Bestseller

Chamber 1: TNS Recovery Complex®  Human Fibroblast Conditioned Media (TNS®) – A physiologically balanced, naturally secreted and stabilized growth factor blend that helps improve the appearance of fine lines, wrinkles, skin tone and texture.

Chamber 2: APS Corrective Complex Peptides help support skin with Palmitoyl Tripeptide-5, Hydrolyzed Silk (Sericin), Dipalmitoyl Hydroxyproline

Antioxidants that help prevent free radical damage:
- Ergothioneine (EGT) An antioxidant with free radical scavenging properties.
- Ubiquinone (Coenzyme Q10) An antioxidant that helps to counteract free radical damage and works synergistically with vitamin E.
- Camellia Oleifera (Green Tea) Leaf Extract A natural antioxidant rich in polyphenols.
- Tetrahexyldecyl Ascorbate A stable form of ascorbic acid (Vitamin C), a proven antioxidant.
- Tocopheryl Acetate A form of vitamin E, an antioxidant and free-radical scavenger.
- Rubus Fruticosus (Blackberry) Leaf Extract A natural antioxidant rich in polyphenols
- Saccharomyces Ferment Lysate Filtrate A bio-optimized yeast extract that helps prevent free radical damage.

Specialty Ingredients
- Alpha-Arbutin Brightens skin
- Hyaluronic Filling Spheres Dehydrated filling spheres, containing hyaluronic acid, help trap water on the surface of the skin like a sponge.


PCA Acne Gel

This product clears existing and prevents future acne breakouts with this fast-acting, salicyclic acid treatment. A unique botanical blend controls daily oil production.

PCA Acne Cream

This product clears blemishes with 5% benzoyl peroxide spot treatment including gluconolactone to prevent dryness and irritation. Essential for those with acne.


eltaMD® Foaming Facial Cleanser

Ideal for sensitive skin, eltaMD® Foaming Facial Cleanser contains no oils and is pH-balanced to gently cleanse the skin.  This is one of our favorite products, and as such is one of our best sellers at CAMI. *CAMI Bestseller

eltaMD® Deep Cleansing Facial Wash

eltaMD® Deep Cleansing Facial Wash removes even the heaviest makeup applications without harsh drying to leave the skin soft and smooth.  This product cuts through just about anything you put on your face, leaving you feeling clean and refreshed.  Your skin will thank you.

PCA  Creamy Cleanser

Gently removes dirt and makeup without stripping dry, sensitive skin of moisture with this hydrating cleanser containing aloe and essential fatty acids.

PCA Oily/Problem Cleanser

Removes excess oil, environmental impurities and makeup with this cleanser for oily and breakout-prone skin containing gluconolactone, lactic acid and aloe.

PCA BPO 5% Cleanser

Eliminates existing and future breakouts, ridding your skin of impurities with this benzoyl peroxide and gluconolactone cleanser that penetrates pores instantly.


eltaMD® Intense Moisturizer

Use the moisture in your skin to hydrate for at least 12 hours with eltaMD® Intense Moisturizer, an easy-to-apply cream that melts on contact for easy application.  This is an absolute essential to healthy looking skin, and medical grade as well.

SkinMedica® HA5 Rejuvenating Hydrator

Recommended for aged skin, SkinMedica® HA5 Rejuvenating Hydrator contains hyaluronic acid, Vitamin E and peptide complex to soften lines and wrinkles.*CAMI Bestseller

eltaMD® Lip Balm

Protect your lips from the sun and other types of damage with eltaMD® Lip Balm, an SPF 31 lip balm that is formulated with 5% Hydromanil™ to soothe and protect your lips.  This applies silky smooth, and has a long duration of action.  Even Dr. G uses this product as one of his personal favorites.

PCA Rebalance

A lightweight moisturizer with powerful antioxidants and essential vitamins and perfect for all skin types.  Formulated to soothe, calm and promote a clear complexion in even the most sensitive skin.

PCA Hyaluronic Acid Boosting Serum

This product plums and firms skin through increased hydration on and below the surface of the skin with Hyaluronic Acid (HA) while increasing the skin’s own HA productions.

PCA Clear Skin

Hydrating and nourishing light moisturizer that is suitable for all skin types, especially break-out prone and sensitive skin.  Helps reduce excess sebum production by maintaining moisture levels. This product reduces redness and breakouts, balance the skin’s natural oil production and provide antioxidant protection with 4% niacinamade in this light hydrator.



Latiesse® is the first FDA-approved treatment for inadequate or not enough lashes. With regular use, our patients see thicker, fuller, darker and longer eyelashes. Latisse® is easily applied to the eyelash line on both eyes several times a day. Latisse® can be administered at home and requires no downtime.


eltaMD® UV Clear SPF 46

Available in tinted and untinted, eltaMD® UV Clear Broad-Spectrum SPF 46 sunscreen is perfect for protecting skin that is affected by rosacea, hyperpigmentation and acne, as well as normal skin.*CAMI Bestseller

eltaMD® UV Clear Tinted SPF 46

eltaMD® UV Clear Tinted Broad-Spectrum SPF 46 sunscreen offers excellent sun protection combined with a light tint so it can be used with or without makeup.*CAMI Bestseller

eltaMD® UV Elements Tinted SPF 44

Offering exceptional sun protection for sensitive skin, eltaMD® UV Elements sunscreen contains no chemicals and is formulated with minerals to protect the skin as well as hyaluronic acid to hydrate.

eltaMD® UV Physical Tinted SPF 41

*CAMI Bestseller eltaMD® UV Physical Tinted SPF 41 sunscreen is recommended for the most sensitive skin types, including post-procedure applications, and offers coverage that resists exposure to water, perspiration and humidity.

eltaMD® UV Pure SPF 47

Made with an oil-free and water-resistant formulation, eltaMD® UV Pure SPF 47 is a perfect daily sunscreen for children and adults.

eltaMD® UV Sport

eltaMD® UV Sport is recommended for active men and women who want the highest level of sun protection in any situation, such as swimming, golfing, skiing and running.

Hair Health & Restoration

HairMedica Home Kit for Men and Women

HairMedica Home Kit for Men and Women is a three-step at home hair restoration system for men and women, including those who have undergone hair transplant procedures.

Viviscal Hair Filler Fibers Available in Blonde, Black and Grey

Viviscal Hair Filler Fibers use an innovative comb application to easily add volume and thickness precisely where you want it with results that last throughout the day.

Viviscal Professional Shampoo and Conditioner

Viviscal Professional Shampoo and Conditioner is designed to keep your hair and scalp clean, nourished and healthy to reduce shedding and certain other types of hair loss.

Formula 82F

Formula 82F “Finoxidil” is a topical compounded prescription solution containing the FDA-approved hair growth medications finasteride 0.25% and minoxidil 5%, as well as retinoic acid for enhanced penetration of minoxidil and sebum reduction, a mild low-dose anti-inflammatory, oleanolic acid—a mild anti-androgen, and other beneficial ingredients such as powerful antioxidant algae extracts without any propylene glycol (a common irritant) at a neutral pH.

Eye Restoration and Repair

Neocutis Lumière Bio-Restorative Eye Cream

Neocutis Lumière Bio-Restorative Eye Cream contains caffeine, bisabolol and hyaluronic acid to reduce puffiness and dark circles while soothing the delicate skin around the eyes.

Are Skin Care Products Right for Me?

Prescription skin care products are right for anyone who wants to take care of their skin. It is important to treat your skin as well as you treat your physical health. Unlike over-the-counter products, skin care plans using SkinMedica® and EltaMD® are customized to fit your skin’s specific needs. Dr. Giordano knows how each product works and how to combine them to provide the best daily treatment for your skin.

What is the Best Way to Use Skin Care Products?

Patients get the most out of SkinMedica® and EltaMD® skin care products when they are customized to meet the needs of your skin. Dr. Giordano and his staff provide you with detailed instructions to use them.

How Much Do Skin Care Products Cost?

The cost of skin care products depends on the patient’s customized formula and what products are recommended. During your consultation, we can go over the costs with you.

Skin Care Products Consultation

If you are interested in SkinMedica® or EltaMD® products, it is recommended that you schedule a consultation with Dr. Giordano or a clinician to discuss your needs for your skin. During this appointment, they analyze your skin taking into consideration any Medical Spa treatments you may have had. From that, they customize a skin care plan to help you maintain healthy, glowing skin.

At Carolina Age Management Institute, Dr. Giordano offers SkinMedica® and EltaMD® skin care products to patients from Charlotte, Huntersville and surrounding areas of North Carolina. Contact our office today to schedule your consultation!