What is Juvederm Voluma Dermal Filler used for?
Posted on November 26, 2015
What is Juvederm Voluma Dermal Filler used for? One of the unique variants of Juvederm dermal filler is Juvederm Voluma. This aesthetics facial fillers is different from most other injectable fillers because of its specific usage. Juvederm Voluma is designed to add volume to the cheeks and other depleted facial areas. For patients seeking cheek […]
What is Juvederm Dermal Filler?
Posted on November 20, 2015
What is Juvederm Dermal Filler? Every year millions of women and men in the US receive the benefits of facial aesthetics fillers to rejuvenate their facial appearance. These injectable dermal fillers are usually recommended for people who want to reverse the effects of aging from the face without cosmetic surgery. Juvederm is one of the […]
How much does Botox Cost?
Posted on November 6, 2015
How much does Botox Cost? Botox is one of the most popular anti-aging non-surgical aesthetic treatments for the face. This injectable treatment may be recommended for individuals who wish to avoid cosmetic surgery, but still want to find a solution to minimize facial lines and wrinkles. During the initial consultation, the Botox treatment provider will […]
What is Botox Used for?
Posted on November 2, 2015
What is Botox Used for? Botox offers a safe, standout, and proven non-surgical solution for facial aging. Ever since the Botox injection procedure was approved by the FDA for cosmetic reduction of fine lines on the forehead and between the eyes, it has continued to remain the most sought after anti-aging procedure around the world. […]
Non-surgical fat removal: heat it or freeze it?
Posted on December 2, 2012
One of the “Holy Grail” topics in plastic surgery is the non-surgical removal of fat: in other words, no incisions, no anesthesia, and no instruments being inserted under the skin. This rules out regular liposuction, laser liposuction, tummy tucks and all the traditional methods. Recently, there are several FDA-approved methods that have taken America by […]
Spray-on skin grafts?
Posted on June 19, 2011
Here’s a cool new idea: spray-on skin grafts. Using the ReCell kit, a small skin biopsy is processed, turning the sliver of skin into a suspension of cells. This takes about 30 minutes. The resulting liquid is then sprayed onto the area of second-degree burns. And here’s a bonus: you can cover a much bigger area […]
New side-effects from Propecia?
Posted on May 11, 2011
For those users of Propecia – used for hair loss in men, and Proscar – used for the treatment of benign prostatic hypertrophy (BPH) in men, here is a new concern raised by Health Canada, which is the Canadian version of the FDA. Apparently, prescription drugs Propecia and Proscar seemed to be linked to rare cases of male breast cancer. […]
Non-surgical treatment for the double chin?
Posted on January 17, 2011
In a press release this week, Kythera Biopharmaceuticals and Bayer HealthCare’s dermatology business, announced two European Phase III studies evaluating their injectable adipolytic agent, for the reduction of localized fat under the chin. The product, called ATX-101, has sucessfully passed earlier studies. In layman’s terms, this is a shot that makes your double chin go away without surgery! We’ve talked […]
Cellulite: non-invasive treatment round-up 2010
Posted on December 8, 2010
Let’s face it – if modern medical science had an effective treatment for cellulite, the world would beat a path to its door. Even slender women can have the dimples and irregular skin contours with this cosmetic issue. So what can be done about it? Modern cellulite treatments really began with the Endermologie and later, the Synergie machines. Both […]
December Plastic Surgery specials & discounts
Posted on December 2, 2010
Everybody likes to get a deal, right? Here are our December specials…. – 20% Off Medical Spa Gift Certificates – for Non-Surgical Procedures, Spa Services and Products. Get a $100 certificate for $80! Makes a great gift! The Gift certificates must be purchased by December 31, 2010 and may not be redeemed the same day of purchase. […]