411 on Cancer Linked to Consumption of Red & Processed Meats

By | December 4th, 2015|Categories: News|

Increased Cancer Risk with Red & Processed Meats Many of our patients have been asking about the recent World Health Organization’s release on red meats and processed meats being linked to increased cancer risk.  We work with patients regularly who have struggled with breast cancer in particular and other cancers as well.  For those of you [...]

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Finding Balance After Holiday Indulgences

By | November 27th, 2015|Categories: News|

Finding the Balance Post Holiday Indulgences If you’re like most of the neighbors, you’re coming off of a week where overindulging was the accepted form of celebration.  Where we all need a splurge every now and then, for many, finding a post holiday balance can be a little daunting, especially with Christmas, and all the festivities [...]

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Men and Skin – What You Need to Know

By | November 17th, 2015|Categories: News|

Male skin care has evolved, and while many men resist taking care of their skin, it is a critical component to slowing the signs of aging. Some men think that only women need skin care, but in fact, men need it just as much, if not more than women do. Both men and women can be [...]

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Benefits of Skin Pen for All Skin Types

By | November 10th, 2015|Categories: News|

During winter months, the skin can benefit tremendously from more aggressive treatments.  It is a great time to give your skin the recovery time it needs from the sun.  Collagen Induction Therapy (CIT), or microneedling, is the procedure by which the body’s natural response to healing is used to increase the amount of extracellular matrix such [...]

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Skin Care for the Seasons

By | November 3rd, 2015|Categories: News|

Keeping skin healthy takes year-round maintenance. Our skin goes through specific changes from season to season and it’s important to keep that in mind so you can maintain your beautiful glow all year. Fall/Winter months Cold weather causes lack of moisture. This moisture loss can create a dull appearance in the skin, and even create chapping, [...]

CoolSculpting Has New Options for Your Needs

By | October 21st, 2015|Categories: News|

CoolSculpting has for years been a wonderful treatment for those looking to reduce pockets of unwanted fat without the downtime or expense that surgery requires.  CoolSculpting uses a patented technology called Cryolipolysis which essentially freezes the fat in areas where the device is used.  Fat cells are very sensitive to cold temperatures, and this safe “freezing” [...]

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411 On Breast Lift: How to Perk Things Up

By | October 12th, 2015|Categories: News|

Many women at one point begin to see changes to their breasts. Pregnancy, nursing, gravity, weight gain or loss, and aging can all take a toll on the natural shape, fullness, and lift to the breasts. This can cause asymmetry to the breasts as well as changes in a woman’s confidence as she ages. A breast [...]

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Fall Cosmetic Procedures

By | October 5th, 2015|Categories: News|

Fall is here, and in the aesthetic world that is an ideal time to start thinking about many cosmetic procedures. Certain treatments, particularly those involving lasers, should be avoided during the summer months because excessive heat and sun exposure can lead to increased skin sensitivity as well as pigmentation. In addition to that, many surgical procedures like [...]

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Cellulite: Causes and Treatments

By | September 28th, 2015|Categories: News|

Most women develop cellulite in their lifetime. I see women in my practice every day who are frustrated by their cellulite and find it virtually impossible to eliminate. Its name makes it sound like a medical condition, but cellulite is really nothing more than normal fat beneath the skin that appears bumpy because it pushes against [...]

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