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Dec 12 2016

Treatments for Marionette Lines

Monday, December 12th, 2016

What are Marionette Lines?   Marionette lines, also known as nasolabial folds, are deep lines that run from corners of the nose to corners of the mouth. Some may refer to them as facial parentheses..   Marionette lines appear as a consequence of age. As the skin ages, it loses volume and elasticity due to diminishing reserves of tightening and plumping substances, including collagen, hyaluronic Read More …

Jun 12 2015

Solution to Scarring

Friday, June 12th, 2015

Have you ever had a surgery, fell down and hurt yourself, or cut yourself while chopping vegetables? If you have, then chances are you have some scars on your body as a result of these experiences. Scars are very common and a natural result of our skin’s healing process. To put it simply, scars occur when the layer of skin under the surface suffers from Read More …

May 8 2015

Sculptra vs Voluma: Which is best for you?

Friday, May 8th, 2015

Anti-Aging Treatments One of the top fears of most people is getting old. Aging and a changing appearances is something that no one wants to experience. Although it is impossible to completely avoid aging, there are some steps you can take to help fight it. Sculptra and Juvederm Voluma XC are two common anti-aging treatments on the market today. Both processes are designed to help Read More …

Aug 3 2013

The Aging Face – Why and How our Faces Age

Saturday, August 3rd, 2013

FAT: A youthful look depends on having the right amount of facial fat in the right places. Aging can cause redistribution, accumulation, and atrophy of fat which leads to facial volume loss. Some areas lose fat, for instance the forehead and cheeks. We see lines in the forehead, and sallow cheeks. Other areas gain fat, for example the mouth and jaw. As these fat pads Read More …

May 4 2013

Celebrities and PRP

Saturday, May 4th, 2013

Celebrities are always on the cutting edge when it comes to beauty and fashion (after all it is their stock and trade). A decade ago the celebrity magazines would all write about the latest star getting yet another facelift. Surgical procedures where the only option to help those celebrities (and those others that could afford) stay young and beautiful looking. Times have changed! Recent advancements Read More …

Feb 14 2013

Stem Cell Facelift: A testimonial

Thursday, February 14th, 2013

Another excerpt from our series of videos about the Stem Cell Facelift. In this video, Linda discusses her Stem Cell Facelift during a follow up office visit, 2 weeks after the procedure.

Jan 23 2013

Another look at Sculptra

Wednesday, January 23rd, 2013

Recently I was reminded of the online journal of a patient who came to me for Sculptra, not too long after it was FDA approved (I was asked to participate in the FDA trials). Mariannes’ Scuptra Journal provides an insightful look into the procedure, as well as many pictures of her treatment. It’s a “must read” for anyone considering Sculptra. Here’s the link: http://www.yestheyrefake.net/journals/marianne_sculptra.htm  

Dec 6 2012

Stem Cell Facelift: A Testimonial

Thursday, December 6th, 2012

I recently performed several stem cell facelifts in my office, which we videotaped. Below is a short clip of Linda, who discusses results, and what to expect following the procedure. She was interviewed during her 2 week follow up visit.

Aug 4 2012

FILLERS THAT ERASE THE YEARS

Saturday, August 4th, 2012

For anyone interested in fillers, how they work, and the advantages and disadvantages of particular fillers,  The Los Angeles Times recently published an interesting article: http://articles.latimes.com/2012/jul/29/image/la-ig-fillers-20120729

Jun 1 2012

A new filler, Belotero is the “Smoother Solution“

Friday, June 1st, 2012

Belotero is the world’s first monophasic hyaluronic acid dermal filler with patented CPM technology and was recently approved by the FDA. Translation: Belotero can be injected more superficially (not as deeply) than the current dermal fillers that are available, without being visable. Superficial and fine lines can be treated  with Belotero without threat of the bluish tint that can often occur with Restylane or Juvederm Read More …

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