While aging is inevitable, some of the signs of aging can be less than desirable. However, it is possible to age gracefully and minimize the troublesome signs of your age. Maintaining Your Skin And Body Many people think that in order to maintain their body they need to spend hours at the local gym, but …Read More
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Category Archives: Anti-Aging
Plastic surgeons turn a camera toward themselves to document signs of aging. At this year’s annual meeting of the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, a doctor named Val Lambros shared findings from a unique study of facial aging: one that evaluates photos of other plastic surgeons. In 2005, Dr. Lambros began taking photos of …Read More
When we think about a facial treatment, we usually conjure up images of abrasive resurfacing, chemical peels or facelifts. These are, of course, popular means of rejuvenating the facial skin, either by ablation methods, repositioning of the dermis or scrubbing away dead or damaged surface skin cells. A photofacial involves none of these techniques, however. …Read More
Countless conditions can arise as the result of aging or exposure to the sun. Your face may lose volume, your skin may begin to sag, and your beauty may begin to wane. Many patients simply deal with these issues due to the challenge involved in treating them. The most common methods of treating these conditions …Read More
As we enter into our mature adult years, several factors begin to affect our facial appearance. Dull skin tone and uneven complexion are the result of pollutants, loss of collagen production, and gravity. Fortunately, there are cosmetic treatments available to combat these signs of aging. Chemical peels are one of the most effective means of …Read More
A person’s eyes make a strong first impression. If your eyelids have fine lines and are sagging, this gives the appearance of fatigue and age. To rejuvenate your eyelids and look more youthful, come in for a blepharoplasty!Also known as an eye lift, a blepharoplasty is used to remove excess skin tissue, fat deposits, and …Read More
A new study released in the Archives of Facial Plastic Surgery, suggests that facelift surgery can make patients appear up to 7 years younger than their actual age.The study, which was conducted by researchers at the University of Toronto, Canada and NorthShore University Health System in Evanston, Illinois, enlisted the help of first-year medical student …Read More
Winter weather can be rough on your skin, especially if you are already prone to dry or flaky skin throughout the year. While there is no way to completely change your natural skin type, there are a few modifications you can implement in your daily skin care routine to diminish some of the harsh effects …Read More
2012 marks the ten year anniversary of cosmetic Botox injections. Originally believed to be a passing fad, Botox injections have become the most popular facial anti-aging treatment in the United States – and Botox injections are now widely used to effectively treat many other medical conditions.Originally discovered for its cosmetic use by husband and wife …Read More