We all want to look our best, and one of the most effective ways to do that is by taking care of the largest organ in the human body – your skin. Our skin is often taken for granted. Over time, however, aging, sun exposure, dry seasons, lifestyle choices, and other factors can take a toll on your Read More
What Is a Facial Hair Transplant and How Does It Work?
As boys come of age in today’s society, fathers teaching sons to shave is a rite of passage. It is during the onset of puberty, usually in the high school years, that those stray chin and upper-lip hairs usually begin to sprout on a boy’s face. Today’s stereotypical image of a “man’s Read More
The Best Cosmetic Procedure for Plump Lips
If your best friend or fellow book club buddy happens to be showing off a plumper-than-normal pout, it isn’t magic – it may be one of the many cosmetic procedures available on the market. Years ago, people with thin lips would rely on dangerous and unproven methods to make their lips Read More
What Is Alopecia?
Losing one’s hair can be a traumatic experience. If you’re experiencing hair loss on your head, you may be one of the millions of Americans who are affected by alopecia. Types of Alopecia Below, we discuss the various types of alopecia and the forms of hair loss it Read More
Best Medical-Grade Skin Care Recommended by Plastic Surgeons
Before you stop into your nearby Sephora to splurge on the latest celebrity-endorsed wrinkle cream that’s promising younger-looking skin, consider visiting a medical expert instead. While makeup destinations stock their shelves with an array of potions and creams designed to polish your Read More
Is the Vampire Facial the New Filler?
You’ve all heard of facial fillers that are injected into the skin to help smooth out wrinkles and restore you to a younger appearance. But have you heard of the latest trend called a vampire facial? Many celebrities like Kim Kardashian West have popularized the vampire facial, boasting dramatic Read More
Are you cheating on your cosmetic injector?!
Let’s be honest. "Grouponing" and couponing is almost a national sport. Who doesn’t want to save money? Everyone does—Duh! But, what happens if you do follow the sale and (not to be too cliché) you get what you paid for? Then what? The neuromodulator or the dermal filler just didn’t quite turn out Read More
Get Up & Glow with the SkinMedica Illuminize Chemical Peel
Searching for that red-carpet glow? In recent years, chemical peels have regained Holy Grail status, and are now widely considered the go-to method for manifesting envy-worthy skin. Many popular 1990s skincare techniques (like peels) had been pushed aside for high-tech lasers and devices Read More