28 05, 2018

Give Chemical Peels a Try for Soft, Beautiful Skin

2019-06-19T16:13:26+00:00May 28th, 2018|Blog|

If you have uneven skin tone, blemishes, discolorations, or even dry skin on your face, one solution that has been found to be very effective is the chemical peel. People who use chemical peels as part of their professional skincare routine report younger, smoother, and softer skin in just a few sessions. A chemical peel uses a mix of gentle chemicals to exfoliate your skin, removing dead skin cells and pollutants that can clog pores and cause blemishes and other problems. Chemical peels are safe when performed by professionals and can be customized for the needs of your skin. A [...]

12 05, 2018

Get Glowing, Youthful Skin with Regular Facials

2019-06-19T16:04:05+00:00May 12th, 2018|Blog, Facials|

Everyone loves a professional facial. You get to unplug, get pampered, and enjoy a little “me” time. But there are far more benefits to regular, professional facials than the relaxation – they are also very important for your skin’s health. An important part of a professional peel is exfoliation. This removes built-up dirt, dead skin cells, and pollutants. Build-up can make your skin look dull and make your pores appear more visible. Regular exfoliation keeps everything clear. This same process helps enhance your skin’s natural replenishing processes. Removal of old skin cells stimulates new cell growth and collagen production, both [...]

24 04, 2018

Body Shaping Procedures for a Toned, Youthful Look

2019-08-28T00:00:53+00:00April 24th, 2018|Blog, Liposonix, Liposuction|

If you are otherwise healthy but experiencing issues with body proportions, you may have been considering a procedure to correct them. There are a lot of choices when it comes to body procedures, and only your physician can help you decide which is best. However, here are a few facts to help explain the differences between a few of these procedures. Abdominoplasty is the medical term for what we commonly call a tummy tuck. This surgery focuses on correcting a sagging abdomen. Tummy tucks are primarily for the stomach area but may also tighten some areas of the back and [...]

13 04, 2018

Choices in Breast Enhancement Procedures

2019-06-19T15:31:08+00:00April 13th, 2018|Blog, Breast Enlargement and Implants|

If you’ve been thinking about having a breast enhancement procedure, you may be wondering about which procedure will give you the look you want. While a consultation with the physician is always the first step, here are some facts about breast augmentation and breast lifts that will help guide you as you make the decision. A breast augmentation is an enlargement of the breasts. This procedure is for women who have naturally small breasts; breasts that have lost volume during pregnancy, breastfeeding, or weight loss; or breasts that are uneven in size and/or shape. During your consultation, your physician will [...]

26 03, 2018

Success is Within Reach with Medical Weight Loss

2019-06-19T17:02:21+00:00March 26th, 2018|Blog|

If you’re struggling with weight loss, you’re not alone. Studies show that only one in six Americans who have lost weight are able to keep it off. Even if you’ve had trouble losing weight on your own, there is hope. One of the best ways to lose weight and keep it off is through a physician-assisted medical weight loss program. The commitment to weight loss is important, since many illnesses are caused or worsened by weight gain. Most physicians agree that even a 5% weight loss can alleviate symptoms of some diseases and can improve overall health. To embark on [...]

13 03, 2018

Microneedling for Smooth, Youthful Skin

2019-06-20T00:04:47+00:00March 13th, 2018|Blog|

If you’ve been looking for a way to improve skin texture, consider microneedling. The name can be confusing to some, but microneedling is a very effective way of using your skin’s own rejuvenation process to improve its texture. Collagen is the main protein in your skin that gives it structure. In youthful skin, collagen is replaced regularly, keeping surfaces smooth and supple. Over time, our production of collagen naturally slows, resulting in gaps that appear as the fine lines and wrinkles associated with aging. Microneedling uses a special tool with tiny needles that create microscopic injuries on the surface of [...]

23 02, 2018

More Than Just a More Youthful Appearance

2019-06-19T16:27:25+00:00February 23rd, 2018|Blog|

When we think of facelifts, browlifts and eyelid surgeries we tend to think about just one of the benefits they hold, which is restoring a more youthful appearance of ourselves. However, there was a new study published this past fall of 2017 in JAMA Facial Plastic Surgery which shows that these popular cosmetic procedures do more than just provide you with a more youthful and attractive appearance. After these surgeries, there's an increased perception of being more successful and healthier. If you’re perceived as being more successful, does this truly affect you? Indeed, it does. It’s been shown that your [...]

9 02, 2018

Get Rid of Frown Lines and Forehead Furrows

2019-06-19T16:08:58+00:00February 9th, 2018|Blog|

As we get older, we begin to see the joy and frustration of life leaving their marks on our faces. Frown lines and forehead furrows begin to appear. This can make us seem like we are permanently sad or angry, causing others to misread our emotions and character. Treating these lines will improve your appearance and self-esteem. There are several methods available to treat these lines, and some additional things you should consider to prevent them. First, let’s discuss what you can do at home to help you prevent further frown lines and forehead furrows. Moisturize your skin daily to [...]

25 01, 2018

Enhance Your Facial Structure With Facial Implants

2019-06-19T15:47:15+00:00January 25th, 2018|Blog|

Facial Implants can improve and enhance your facial contours, transforming your facial appearance. If you’re looking to enhance your facial structure than you may benefit from this procedure. There are a variety of facial implants available and the recovery time for this procedure is very minimal. The procedure itself typically takes only 30 to 60 minutes. You’ll want to schedule a consultation to discuss your desires, but you can read more about facial implants before you do. Chin Implants A chin implant can increase the size and projection of your chin. This procedure would be beneficial for those that feel [...]

10 01, 2018

Erase the Years with Intense Pulsed Light

2019-06-19T15:49:24+00:00January 10th, 2018|Blog, Facials|

Eventually, we all begin to notice that our skin appears less smooth or even-toned than it used to. The sun and other pleasures and stresses of life leave their mark on us. Fortunately, we have advanced technology that can erase some of the years for us. The Intense Pulsed Light (IPL), also called the FotoFacial®, is becoming a popular cosmetic treatment to correct sun spots, age spots, redness and more. What is a FotoFacial®? The FotoFacial® uses a laser light to send energy deep into the skin. It removes cells that produce brown discolorations as well as diminishes tiny blood [...]