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Facial Laser Hair Removal – Things to Know

Facial Laser Hair Removal – Things to Know When it comes to facial laser hair removal, you may be wondering whether it’s an option for you. The short answer is: YES! Laser facial hair removal treatment is perfectly done on virtually any region of your body, except for the eyes. (Blindness may pose a problem […]

Skin Rejuvenation Treatments

Skin rejuvenation is basically a cosmetic treatment, that seeks to restore a more youthful appearance on the face. Basically, facial rejuvenation can be obtained through both non-invasive and invasive methods. Non-invasive procedures can range from chemical peels to microdermabrasion and laser skin resurfacing. Invasive procedures can include Botox injections, dermabrasion, skin grafting, fat removal and […]

Botox: Does It Work?

Botox: Does It Work? Botox is a neurotoxin protein produced by the same bacterium as Clostridium botulinum, a type of Gram negative bacteria. It prevents the discharge of the neurotransmitter acetylcholinam from nerve endings in the neuromuscular juncture, thereby causing temporary flaccid paralysis, or botulism, in patients who have a form of botulism already. The […]

Anti Aging – In Mode Forma Skin Tightening

Anti Aging – In Mode Forma Skin Tightening Inmode is the first non-ablative laser skin tightening treatment and is used to reduce wrinkles and lines, using safe, non-invasive techniques. Inmode is an ideal, safe and effective method to tighten and firm the skin, with no use of tiny needles or traditional incisions. Inmode accomplishes effective, […]

Treating Rosacea at Home – Rosacea Remedies

Rosacea can be very difficult to control because it causes the epidermis to become very sensitive. Because the epidermis is so sensitive, any stimulus can cause rosacea to flare up quickly. Time spent in the sun could cause your rosacea face to burn, yellow, or even itch for several hours. Anything that causes rosacea flare […]

Wrinkle Reduction – Effective Methods

Wrinkle Reduction – Effective Methods Fine wrinkle and fine lines reduction are an invasive cosmetic procedure which makes use of FDA-approved lasers to resurface the topmost layer of the skin, resulting in less obvious wrinkles. The three types of treatments are: The initial, or Photodynamic Therapy, uses red light to destroy the affected cells and […]

Collagen Injections vs. Collagen Infusions

For decades, doctors had little choice but to administer collagen injections or collagen topically to people who would rather not have them. Collagen is a naturally occurring protein that is a key building block for the skin. When collagen is replenished after it is used up, the skin looks fuller, firmer, smoother and younger-looking. But […]

The Pros and Cons of Laser Hair Removal

The Pros and Cons of Laser Hair Removal Laser hair removal is basically the process of removing unwanted hair through exposure to pulses of light which destroy the hair’s root. It was first done experimentally over twenty years ago, but its commercial release was only then made available in 1996 and 1995. This treatment involves […]

Is Juvederm For You?

Juvederm and injectable fat transfers (liposuction) are commonly used for the treatment of face wrinkles and sagging skin. Injected filler is a firm, rubbery tissue implant injected into the subcutaneous skin at various depths to aid in filling in facial wrinkles and enhance facial features: restoring a more youthful look. Most of these facial wrinkle […]

Dysport Treatment

Dysport is one of the rarest forms of food poisoning that can affect humans. Botulinum toxin, a neurotoxin produced by the same bacterium Clostridia botulinum, is responsible for the paralyzing condition. It blocks the release of an amino-acid neurotransmitter called acetylcholine in the neuromuscular juncture, thereby causing flaccid paralysis, and sometimes, the disease botulism, which […]

Why Choose a Dermabrasion Facial?

Dermabrasion facials are a popular treatment method that can remove the signs of aging from the face. This type of facial uses the power of two water and oxygen sources in order to effectively exfoliate and soften the facial skin. It usually consists of exfoliating, cleansing or T-zone, intensive moisturizing, and hydrating the face. In […]

A Review of Four Procedures in Cosmetic Dermatology

Body contouring, often referred to as body sculpting, is a growing field that draws on the power of advanced technologies to reshape and rejuvenate entire bodies. Beautifully contoured by renowned authorities like Bruce E. Katz, MD, and Neil S. Sadick, MD., Body Contouring is an exciting brand new volume in the Procedures in Cosmetic Dermatology […]