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Best Med Spa and Wellness Center, YOLO Laser Center & Med Spa, Guilford

Published on January 23, 2015 by

’s strives to make each and every one of their clients feel and look their very best — inside and outside. “A fresh new vibe for those that give it all. Just because we are getting older doesn’t mean we have to show it or feel older,” their website boasts. The full service med and day spa has received The Best of Med Spa and Wellness Center for the third year in row in the ShoreLine Times reader’s poll. For more of this story, click on or type the URL below: http://www.shorelinetimes.com/articles/2014/11/08/life/doc54591b7f01324013041698.txt

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Computer Face

Published on March 18, 2013 by
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Working at your computer for long hours may get the job done, but it may also be making you look a heck of a lot older. Plastic Surgeons have dubbed this syndrome, “Computer face.” Dr. Prager told the Daily Mail, “If you are one of the unfortunate people who frown or squint while they are concentrating at the screen then, over time, you will inevitably end up with frown lines.” “What is perhaps more surprising is the number of women with saggy jowls because they are sitting in one position for so long.” What was most alarmingly noted is that people in their 20’s are spending an increasingly number of […]

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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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Finding Skincare Relief After Breast Cancer

Published on October 5, 2012 by

After being treated for breast cancer, many women experience extreme skincare issues. It is more commonly seen as an afterthought and a side effect that comes with treatment, but woman have plenty of options to relieve these nagging issues. These women have options though to relieve the stinging, itchiness and redness that can during and after treatment. Chemotherapy can leave your skin dry and flaky because it the amount of oil your glands produces is dramatically reduced. To compensate for the loss of oil, it is key to switch to a heavier, oil-based moisturizer for your body and face. Especially with the cold weather rapidly approaching, it is important to […]

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Liposuction Worries Put To Rest

Published on September 27, 2012 by

One of the biggest concerns people have when considering liposuction is whether or not the fat will come back and how it will look. Luckily, new studies have been conducted to get to the bottom of this issue. “For years, doctors have noticed that those liposuction patients who consume too many calories and don’t exercise enough usually don’t put on tummy weight after abdominal liposuction but, in a year’s time, store new fat in other bodily areas such as the arms, the back or the breasts. Dr. Eric Swanson, a plastic surgeon in Leawood, Kansas decided to put this theory to a test; his results were published in a well-respected […]

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VitaMedica Must Have’s!

Published on September 5, 2012 by

We mentioned in our newsletter this month how much we like VitaMedica products. We think they’re great for those who want to cut down their recovery time right after undergoing a procedure. So what exactly are these products? Below are the products we carry that we feel are perfect for the procedures we offer: Arnica Montana 30X Great for both surgical and non-surgical facial proceduresRapidly dissolving tabletsPackages come in different sizes depending on the amount that is right for you Arnica Anti-Bruise Kit Defense against both bruising and swellingThe kit includes Arnica Montana 30X and a recovery creamThis product is unique because it addresses bruising from the inside rather than […]

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Don’t Let Wrinkles Hide Your Emotions!

Published on August 28, 2012 by

One of the most common fears that women (and men) may have before opting for Botox is that their face may become stiff and not capable of showing their full emotions. While this is not an issue when you have board certified professionals administering the proper amount of Botox like we do at YOLO, this article should help comfort those who would like to receive Botox, but are concerned about their ability to express emotions. “Most people worry about developing wrinkles and want to delay the effects of aging as much as possible to ensure they look their best. However, a new study published in the Journal of Experimental Social […]

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Another Surprising Use For Botox!

Published on August 6, 2012 by

Seems like they are always figuring new uses for Botox. Here’s one of the surprising uses of the injectable! “Have you ever woken up after a long night’s sleep feeling like you had been chewing on gravel while you slept? A pair of new studies has found that Botox, the drug commonly used to help individuals improve their looks by reducing the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles on the face, can also help those who suffer from nighttime teeth grinding. MyHealthNewsDaily.com reports that researchers from the University of Texas Health Science Center in Houston tested the efficacy of using Botox injections to treat nocturnal bruxism, or chronic nighttime teeth-grinding. […]

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Juvederm App For Your Phone–A Must Have!

Published on July 17, 2012 by

We came across a new app for the iPhone the other day and we are obsessed! It’s from Allergan which you may recognize as the makers of Juvederm. This app gives you the unique opportunity to picture how you would look if you decided to try Juvederm. This is a great way to help you make the decision on whether or not Juvederm is right for you. It’s definitely a must-have if you’re considering an injectable of any sort! There are so many fantastic features that can be used to help you get a better idea of how Juvederm works and what the results could look like. Theses features include: […]

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