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Category: Nonsurgical Treatments

Do Hyaluronic Acid Injections Moisturize the Skin?

Posted March 01, 2018

This is a great question because there is some confusing information out there. There are topical Hyaluronic Acid  products that hydrate the skin and Hyaluronic Acid injections to plump the skin.  So, does that mean that hyaluronic acid injections are plumping and hydrating? The answer is NOT EXACTLY, mostly because of the FDA approved fillers we currently […]

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Submental Fat Reduction Options

Posted June 14, 2017

Let’s level with each other: we all wish looking beautiful was easy. This desire to look effortlessly amazing is what makes those infomercials and social media ads for quick-fix beauty products so enticing. The most recent hype is surrounding a new FDA-approved product called KYBELLA®, which is designed to reduce your double chin without surgery, […]

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Skin Brightening for the Non-Stop Lifestyle

Posted March 28, 2016

All of us want smooth, even skin, but many of us have a non-stop, on-the-go lifestyle that makes some of the treatments impractical.  We all look in the mirror and see that new brown spot or wrinkle that seems to pop up over night.  I have to say that it stresses me out.  Luckily, there are options! Topical […]

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Upgrading your Skin Care

Posted April 07, 2015

Focus on the eyesThe skin around the forehead, crowsfeet and between the brows can become softer with good skin care, particularly retinols (SkinMedica TriRetinol is a good one) or prescription Retin-A.  However, if we continue to repetitively make faces that accentuate those lines, they will continue to get deeper.  You may be like most of […]

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Missing the Summer?

Posted March 31, 2015

Are you missing the sun and summer like I am?  Now is the time to plan for smooth skin by the summer!   Why now? Laser hair removal only works on hair follicles that are in the ”growth” phase of the hair cycle.  There are three phases of hair growth.  These are anagen “growth”, catagen “transition” and […]

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