Category Archives: Plastic Surgery

Dr Boden on Mass Apeal

Hair loss options for men Updated: Wednesday, 01 Jun 2011, 3:54 PM EDTPublished : Wednesday, 01 Jun 2011, 3:54 PM EDT Seth Stutman WETHERSFIELD, Conn. (Mass Appeal) – Hair loss can take more than just a physical toll on the people that it affects … But luckily there are more and more options out there for people who are looking to save their hairline. Dr. Scott boden guides patients through the world of hair care options and is here to shed some light on the subject. Reconstructing a new hairline requires surgical as well as artistic skill. It is critically important to get it right the first time and thus […]

Beat the Cosmetic Tax

Offers “Beat the Tax-Hike” Spa Treatment Services Through June 30, 2011 , (June 1, 2011) – Don’t have your summer pedicure yet or looking to get rid of that annoying wrinkle with a little Botox® Cosmetic for less money? No problem. in , Connecticut is reminding customers to get beach ready and wrinkle free by July 1st before the new tax hikes go into effect around Connecticut. As a surprise to most spa-goers, Connecticut is imposing a new 6.35% sales tax on all manicures, pedicures, skin-improving products and procedures like Botox® Juvederm® and cosmetic surgery as of July 1, 2011. 1 ’s owner, Nikki Rasmussen, sends an invitation to the […]

April Study of Sculptra Reveals Enduring Results for Smile Lines

The April issue of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery includes a study examining the results of Sculptra Aesthetic dermal filler. The multi-center study focused on the treatment of the nasolabial folds that travel from each side of the nose to the corners of the mouth. Doctors followed 233 people for 25 months during their treatments with either Sculptra or, for comparison, injectable human collagen (hyaluronic acid was not approved yet when this study was designed). Among the group treated with Sculptra, a total of 106 out of 116 continued their treatments and remained in the study’s “long-term surveillance phase.” Their results indicate that Sculptra (poly-L-lactic acid) is superior to human collagen […]

Top Cold Weather Skincare Tips

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Top Cold Weather Skincare Tips There is no avoiding it. Every year, about this time in fact, the weather at least in the Northeast is frightful. Blustery weather has a way of sneaking up on even the most attentive beauty addict. One of the most frequently asked questions I get at this time of year is, “How can I treat my dry skin?” Here are three things to avoid: Hot showers-they will make your skin drier. Try to bath/shower with tepid water for shorter periods of time. Sun –yes, even in Fall and Winter the sun is strong, use sunscreen especially if you are a skier. Alcohol based skin care […]

Valentine’s Day Beauty

Ahhh Valentine’s Day, Love will be in the air. I have to admit, I used to hate Valentine’s day, I used to wear black in protest calling it stupid. However, I’ve softened in my old age and now look at the day of “love” a little differently. For those of you with a hot date…on to “Valentine’s Beauty tips”, when love is in the air, it’s important for you to feel the part. Luscious lips always set the mood- for ultra sexy lips get them super hydrated and apply an ultra shiny gloss. Lipsticks can rub off on handsome faces and wineglasses, stick to a gloss for a super smooching […]

Lips, Lips Hooray…

Has winter wreaked havoc on your skin as well as your lips? Do you keep licking them hoping it will help? Or are you one of the people who is constantly applying lip balm in the hope that it will cure the dry flaky skin?? Hopefully you’ve packed up the mistletoe, but now it’s time to get your lips in kissable shape for Valentine’s Day and keep them that way. The skin on our lips is fragile and simply doesn’t retain moisture as well as the skin on other body parts. Your lips need a little more pampering in the cold winter months. Here are some things you can do […]