With so many treatment options available for looking great, it’s easy to feel overwhelmed by the options. That’s why it’s so important to work with a skilled physician to determine which treatments are right for you. However, some treatments are a better bet than others. Here are five treatments that have very high patient satisfaction [...]
This is a collection of posts that relate to injectable fillers including Juvederm, Restylane, and Radiesse.
Under eye hollows develop along the lower border of the eyelid and appear in virtually everyone to some degree as they get older. It was once thought that the best way to treat them was to cut out the fat of the lower eyelid. That fat appears to bulge as we age creating a groove [...]
In addition to changes in the appearance of our skin and volume of facial fat, our skulls change with time. These changes contribute to our aged appearance. Our skulls are just one of the things that change as we age. There are many other changes that occur with aging. Know this: Science has identified how [...]
The best anti aging treatment for you is one that specifically addresses your particular signs of aging. In general, you can divide the signs of aging up into discolorations and dilated blood vessels on the skin, wrinkles that accentuate with movement such as those of the forehead and crows feet, wrinkles at rest such as [...]
Fewer injections with Restylane or Juvederm may be needed with time to maintain the same results.
The UK’s Telegraph reported on October 12th that physicians in England are developing a technique to mix stem cells with fat for transfer into the face. This modified technique of fat transfer re-fills the face. The stem cells increase the potential for survival of the transferred fat and rejuvenate the skin by increasing it’s blood [...]
Lasers have revolutionized the field of dermatology and the way we treat skin. They can even skin tone, smooth skin texture, and reduce wrinkles and scars. Picking the right laser for you depends on what you want treated and the individual characteristics of your skin. Unfortunately, there is no single laser that treats everything. If [...]
Dark circles under the eyes are a common complaint, and their appearance is likely due to multiple factors that include genetic hyper pigmentation, excess pigmentation due to inflammation from allergies/eczema, swelling, thin skin allowing blood vessels and eye muscles to be visible through it, and anatomical changes leading to shadowing such as depression of the [...]
Evolence is a new collagen based dermal filler. Collagen is the most abundant building block of our skin and is lost during the aging process. Evolence is strategically placed into the dermis, like other fillers, to enhance and maintain the natural structure and volume of our skin. Unlike other fillers such as Restylane or Juvederm [...]
Without rejuvenation, the hands are a dead giveaway of someone’s age. Fortunately, several procedures can dramatically improve the appearance of aging hands. Hands appear aged for several reasons. The two most important are: 1) sun spots and areas of discoloration appear, and 2) the hands lose volume with time which causes veins and tendons to [...]