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FDA APPROVES JUVEDERM VOLUMA

Published on November 2, 2013 by
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The First and Only Approved Filler in the US to Correct Volume Loss in the Cheeks Allergan, Inc. announced today that they have received approval from the FDA to market Juvederm Voluma, the first and only filler approved to temporarily correct volume loss in the cheek area. Voluma helps create a more youthful appearance with natural, long-lasting results. As we age our cheek area tends to lose volume, causing our skin to sag or droop. Juvederm Voluma can reverse this process by correcting volume loss and creating a more youthful appearance to the face. “I’m so excited to introduce this filler in to our client’s says Nikki Rasmussen, RN and […]

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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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Cosmetic Enhancement Doesn’t Need To Be Expensive

Published on December 4, 2012 by

These days, anti-aging cosmetic treatments don’t have to be extremely expensive. They don’t even require several days of recovery anymore. Recent advancements in technology have made procedures once considered elite available to everyone. The cosmetic industry has evolved to meet the needs of working Americans. There are now a variety of non-surgical cosmetic procedures that can take years off of your appearance without breaking your wallet. According to the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS) more than 12 million Americans elected non-surgical cosmetic enhancement just last year – up a whopping 123% from the year 2000. Check out some of the most popular (and affordable) procedures below: Minimize Fine Lines […]

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Study Finds Female Republican Politicians Prettier Than Democrats

Published on November 6, 2012 by
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As if we need one more fact to debate – a University of California, Los Angeles study was just released, claiming conservative female politicians are better looking than their liberal counterparts. Conducted by researchers from the school of psychology, the recent study finds that Republican women have more feminine facial features, and Democratic ladies possess stronger features and stray away from the ‘stereotypical’ gender norms. The correlation between typical feminine features and political affiliation is actually shown to increase the more conservative the lawmaker’s voting record. Professor Kerri Johnson led the study, which fed photos of 434 members of the U.S. House of Representatives into a computer, then compared the […]

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Picture youself with Botox

Published on November 5, 2012 by
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Picture yourself with BOTOX® Cosmetic See how BOTOX® Cosmetic can help soften those stubborn frown lines between your brows, while still allowing you to maintain your natural facial expression. While just a representation, this took will give you an idea of how BOTOX® Cosmetic may help you achieve the results you want! About Botox® Photos FAQ’s Safety

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GET HYDRATED WITH A HYDRAFACIAL

Published on October 30, 2012 by
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You’ve heard of Microdermabrasion, now there is “Hydro-dermabrasion Announcing the addition of Hydro-dermabrasion at . Hydro-dermabrasion can be a standalone treatment or combined with medical microdermabrasion for smoother silky skin. The Hydro-dermabrasion uses specialized wands that attach to our Medical Diamondtome™ Microdermabrasion. It is very similar to the Hydrafacial® with the advantage of having a powerful Medical microdermabrasion if needed. “With the Hydrowand® we can now infuse serums deeper in the skin where they are more effective.” We customize the use of powerful serums that can treat hyperpigmentation, acne, dryness as well as Rosacea. “The addition of the Hydro-wand allows us to treat people who haven’t been able to have […]

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Male Call

Published on October 26, 2012 by

Younger Men Seek Cosmetic Surgery as Stigma Fades, Recovery Gets Easier; Goodbye, ‘Turkey Neck’ Men face specific changes as they age and are turning to cosmetic and plastic surgery procedures in response to those changes. A post in the WSJ recently discussed this topic. According to the post, many men are putting forth a lot of energy, time and money to maintain their youthful appearance. Many men are turning to cosmetic procedures as a result of newer technological advances in less invasive procedures that can be done on an outpatient basis. The procedures men are turning to include: Botox Facial Fillers Liposuction Eyelid Surgery Face Lifts Male Breast Reduction Nose […]

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When Hot Is Too Hot?

Published on June 15, 2011 by

Sweat no more The Best Way To Stop Excessive Sweating – Botox Hyperhidrosis Treatment, , . Remember the catch phrase “Never let them see you sweat?” In 1984, the Gillette Company launched a new series of TV commercials for its Dry Idea antiperspirants that introduced what quickly became a famous ad slogan. For some sweating is an occasional nuisance, for others it is an embarrassing ongoing issue. With summer quickly approaching many are concerned about ruined clothing and the embarrassment of trying to mask unwanted sweat stains. The technical term for excessive sweating is “hyperhidrosis.” Sufferers should first visit their Physician, as some absorbent powders and lotions can be prescribed […]

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Hair Today, Gone Tomorrow

Published on June 7, 2011 by

Laser Hair Removal: Relief of Unwanted Hair Growth You know the drill, the warm weather hits and it is time to put on that bathing suit or shorts and out comes the razor. With the razor sometimes comes razor bumps and irritation. For men and women laser hair removal may be the answer to that hairless prayer. Owner Nikki Rasmussen states, ” Many of our clients are men who can’t stand being so hot in the summer due to the amount of hair on their chest and back.” Laser hair removal is the process of using a light or laser beam to “permanently” reduce unwanted hair. Certain Light and Laser […]

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Is your Surgeon a Surgeon?

Published on June 5, 2011 by

Would you want your dentist performing your tummy tuck? Well, believe it or not, it is perfectly legal, and it happens much more often than you think. Board certification is the culmination of the approval process in which our mentors and peers determine whether a particular physician is suitable to treat patients in a specific field of medicine. However, with all of the confusing claims of board certification that are floating around, how does a patient truly know who is properly qualified for the privilege of offering their services to you? We have unfortunately made it the patient’s responsibility to sift through the misleading information and muddle through the semantics […]

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