Body mass index (BMI) is “out” and waist-to-height ratio is “in”, at least according to new research presented at an obesity conference in France. BMI – The Current Standard There are many health risks associated with being overweight and BMI has traditionally been used as a health screening tool. Using a simple conversion formula, BMI …Read More
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Monthly Archives: September 2017
A common problem when it comes to skin care is that oily shine that lingers on the surface of the skin. Oftentimes we don’t even realize this until someone snaps a picture and we see ourselves tagged online with a face that shines bright like a diamond. Follow these five easy tips to keep your …Read More
For women who are interested in learning more about Botox, Allergan, its manufacturer has provided answers to the most common questions. Like many women who have begun to experience the early signs of aging, like glabellar lines between the brows, actress Courtney Thorne-Smith, is an avid user of Botox and is eager to share her …Read More
…and what they are actually used for! Many of us have an entire slew of skin care products in our medicine cabinet to keep our skin looking beautiful and refreshed, but do you know what all the ingredients in them are used for? Proper skin care plays a huge part in effectively maintaining younger looking …Read More
Interested in a chemical peel? Also known as chemexfoliation, chemical peels shrink large pores, clear up irregular pigmentation issues such as liver spots, and make your wrinkles a thing of the past. If you want to avoid invasive surgeries like facelifts, this is the procedure for you! Chemexfoliation can be used on multiple areas of …Read More
Study Correlates Higher BMI With Increased Risk During Implant Reconstruction Whether to have implants or free flap breast reconstruction is among the many decisions women face after a mastectomy. Your weight and body mass index (BMI) may have a major impact on which procedure will be safest and most successful. Obesity is known to increase …Read More
Who do you turn to when you have a question about your health? What sources would you seek out for information on facial plastic surgery before undergoing a procedure? Ten years ago, most people would have rattled off a long list of tangible sources – friends, family, physicians and nurses. Today, that’s simply not the …Read More