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5 Surprising Foods that Help You Lose Weight

Published on May 17, 2014 by

Is peanut butter really a diet food? Even some high-calorie eats can help you shed pounds, some by making you feel full, others by actually blocking the formation of fat cells. http://www.everydayhealth.com/diet-and-nutrition/5-surprising-foods-that-help-you-lose-weight.aspx

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Another Gummy Bear Implant Approved

Published on March 18, 2013 by

The FDA recently approved the use of the silicone “gummy bear” implant. The 410 implant by Allergan is an anatomically-shaped, textured, silicone cohesive gel implant that is much firmer than the previous silicone gel implants. To better understand what these are and how they differ from currently available options, let’s talk facts. First, the Gummy Bear Implants are simply silicone breast implants that are “semi-solid” and more highly cohesive than their predecessors. You can literally cut through the implant with a pair of scissors and the two halves will actually keep their shape. But because these implants are more cohesive, they are also firmer than previous implants and more likely […]

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Anti-Aging Gene Discovered

Published on February 5, 2013 by
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Humans have been on the hunt for the answers to aging, as evidenced by the popularity of Botox. Science has yet to discover the modern day fountain of youth, however a recent discovery of two anti-aging genes have been discovered. The protein(s) are known as SIRT6 and SIRT3. SIRT6 protein not only suppresses tumors (helps suppress cancer), it may also offer a protection against the development of obesity and help control our cellular metabolism. Researchers from Harvard Medical School and Michigan Health System conducted the study and also noted that without this protein tumors may increase in size, numbers and aggression. Cancers that may be most affected by the loss […]

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FiSZZ Facial: An effervescent skin treatment with a bubbly personality

Published on January 12, 2013 by
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The Fiszz facial is the newest on the scene for red carpet celebrity facials. Also known as the Effervescence Facial, the Fiszz facial by iS, was first introduced to Hollywood celebrities during the award season. Four Seasons Hotel Los Angeles at Beverly Hills exclusively gifted VIP guests attending the Grammy’s and the Academy Awards with iS skincare line by Innovative Skincare.This month will be adding the latest facial protocol offered by iS Clinical. This effective, yet luxurious facial is designed to provide you with immediate and lasting results using iS Clinical skin care products. The Champagne Fizz Facial is designed to smooth, brighten, and purify your skin while on a […]

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Loose The Muffin Top

Published on January 12, 2013 by

Vaser Liposuction is an in office procedure performed by our Board Certified Plastic Surgeon. It is done wide awake with little -to no- downtime. Call and schedule your consultation.

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Get The Perfect Pout

Published on December 12, 2012 by
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Ahhh the season of kisses under the Mistletoe and the grand Kiss on New Year’s Eve when the clock strikes midnight. As the song goes, you better not pout, you better not cry and you shouldn’t unless of course you’re crying for the PERFECT POUT. Crazy overblown collagen-infused lips are out. Natural looking lush lips are in. Are you ashamed by your thin lips? Don’t be, can help anyone score a perfect Pin-up Pout in about 5 minutes. Our experienced experts achieve natural looking lush lips. Lips thin as we age and can make one look older, filling the lips can assist in decreasing those dreaded upper lip lines. An […]

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Celebrity Botox Trivia

Published on November 3, 2012 by

Barely a day goes by when there isn’t some sort of Botox story thrown into the mix. So popular is the cosmetic injectable, in fact, even Miss Piggy has discussed it. “I’m 99 percent Botox,” the sassy swine recently revealed. She’s not the only celebrity who has something to say about the world’s most famous wrinkle-blocker, however. Take the quiz now to see if you can guess what the following stars had to say about this past decade’s wonder drug. Source: Boston Beauty Med Spa

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Defining Sun Damage

Published on November 3, 2012 by
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There’s nothing like spending the day outside on a gorgeous, sunny day. Unfortunately that feeling often comes with a price – sun damage. Unprotected skin is vulnerable to the sun’s ultraviolet (UV) radiation, which can cause long-term changes to your skin. Sun damage comes in many forms, but some of the most common types include: Dry skin – When exposed to excessive amounts of sun, your skin can slowly lose natural moisture and essential oils. This can cause your skin to appear dry or flaky – resulting in an aged appearance. Sunburn – Sunburn is a skin injury that occurs after the skin is exposed to UV radiation. Mild to […]

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Thanks for Voting Us The “Best of The Best”

Published on October 27, 2012 by

We are honored to be named “Best Wellness Center” and will continue to strive to provide excellent customer service and reliable therapies to keep you looking and feeling your best. Our philosophy is that we are all going to age, it is more important how well we do it. A large part of our job is educating as to what technologies exist and which are effective vs fads and offer our client’s the best solutions for their concerns. We are also proud to be named 2nd place in Best Day Spa, Best Med Spa, Best Facial, and Best Massage. Call for your consultation “Look 5 years younger” consultation. Yolo: You […]

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