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Acne Scars
July 22, 2014 10:21 AM by Mina Grasso
Acne scars may present in a variety of ways. The technical names are boxcar acne scars, ice pick acne scars, rolling acne scars, hypertrophic and keloid scars. Patients can present with a combination of these types of scars. Treatment of acne scars also Read More...
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Temporal Fossa Augmentation
July 15, 2014 3:46 PM by Mina Grasso
With the increasing popularity of tissue fillers, patients are looking more youthful in the mid and lower face. When looking at patients with volume augmentation of the mid and lower face, there can be a disruption in the frame of the face where the temporal Read More...
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Lower Face and Neck Beauty Secret
July 1, 2014 10:55 AM by Mina Grasso
Over time with genetic influences and facial expression, we see changes in the appearance lower face and neck. Complaints include worsening of a crease on the chin under the lower lip, dimpling of the chin, a sad or angry appearance of the corners of Read More...
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6 Nutrients for Maintaining Youthful Skin
June 24, 2014 2:34 PM by Mina Grasso
Various nutrients and antioxidants have been identified to benefit overall health. These nutrients and antioxidants are also essential for maintaining youthful skin vitality. Eating foods rich in antioxidants and supplementing with these nutrients can Read More...
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Permanent Makeup Can Enhance The Appearance of Thinning Lips
June 17, 2014 11:29 AM by Mina Grasso
The process of aging and genetics can result in the lips losing volume and structure. Some patients completely lose the appearance of their lips when they smile. With most patients, injection of hyaluronic acid fillers like Restylane, Perlane or Juvederm Read More...
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Treatment of Complications Associated With Intense Pulsed Light
May 13, 2014 8:10 AM by Mina Grasso
Intense pulsed light (IPL), broadband light (BBL), photorejuvenation and fotofacial are all terms that refer to a technology that has been available for several years to rejuvenate the skin. Most laser companies have their own version of this technology Read More...
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Uniquely Different
May 1, 2014 8:34 AM by Kimberly Cray
We are each unique in that we are different. One thing or feature that bothers you may truly set you apart from others … in a very good way. I don’t believe in changing your looks to achieve something that another wants wants in you or to please someone Read More...
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Recreating the Triangle of Youth
April 29, 2014 8:42 AM by Mina Grasso
With new aesthetic products being introduced every year, new advanced techniques to deliver these products are also introduced. Tissue filler injection techniques have evolved from filling fine lines to liquid facelifts utilizing more volume, which in Read More...
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Successful Weight Loss
January 8, 2014 10:23 AM by Mina Grasso
Over half of the US population is overweight. Most of us are considering again our old resolution for the New Year - losing weight. Fad diets that require severe calorie restriction have historically failed us long-term. Many of us lose weight with these Read More...
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A New Capacity for Repair and Regeneration
October 8, 2013 2:03 PM by Kimberly Cray
As part of the body's capacity to heal itself, platelets and other components in human blood migrate to a site of injury. Platelets are known to release a variety of factors that respond to tissue injury, where they initiate and promote healing. By concentrating Read More...
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Immediate and Real Results with Radiesse
August 14, 2013 12:40 PM by Kimberly Cray
We all know aging is a part of life and in many regards, aging is quite fabulous. I mean, does anyone really want to go back to their high school days? Pimples, bus stops, getting teased for the outfits we were wearing. I know I personally would be happy Read More...
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Skincare on a Budget
July 2, 2013 12:35 PM by Kimberly Cray
Quality skincare does not have to come at a steep price. If you splurge in some important areas (that benefit you the most) you may need to skimp a little in other departments and that is okay. Let's call this skincare on a budget, if you will. SKIMP: Read More...
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Reducing That ‘Puffy' Appearance After Treatment
June 24, 2013 9:14 AM by Mina Grasso
We continue to learn about and understand the concept of volume loss in the aging face. We have a wide spectrum of products to use and are learning more advanced techniques to help our patients look more youthful while maintaining a more natural appearance. Read More...
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Step Away From the Magnifying Mirror
June 19, 2013 2:34 PM by Kimberly Cray
Okay, okay. Magnifying mirrors may have their place in the world. But for your skin's sake, please stay as far away from them as you can! I am a firm believer that more often than not your skin will improve the less you do to irritate it. When I removed Read More...
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Regenerating Growth Factors
April 30, 2013 11:09 AM by Mina Grasso
Growth factors enhance the skin's natural ability to heal and regenerate to produce more youthful skin. Growth factors are proteins that regulate cellular growth and the activity of skin cells. There are multiple growth factors responsible in maintaining Read More...
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