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A Hollywood Dermatologist Shares Her Anti-Aging Advice

Published on May 18, 2014 by

Dermatologist Jessica Wu answers your top beauty questions on minimizing the effects of aging so you can achieve a smoother, more youthful complexion. http://www.everydayhealth.com/news/a-hollywood-dermatologist-shares-her-anti-aging-advice/

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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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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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Black Friday One Day Only Spa Specials

Published on November 9, 2012 by
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Join For Black Friday Spa Specials 11/6/2012 For Immediate Release is pleased to offer incredible savings on spa services as well as gift cards on Black Friday, 11/23/2012 from 2:00-6:00pm. Attendees at this event can select services that are 50% off. Services include the much desired Lunchtime chemical peels or medical microdermabrasion, as well as some surprise services. In addition Yolo will be offering their popular “Bank Your Botox” priced at $10/unit. *certain restrictions apply. Gift Cards For those that want to give the gift that won’t ever by returned, Yolo’s Give and Receive Spa-liday gift card special is sure to please. The day of the event purchase a $100 […]

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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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Are your eyes making you look tired?

Published on March 10, 2012 by

Most first impressions start with the eyes, but impressions can be deceiving for those suffering with dropping, puffy or hooded eyes. Excess skin around the eyelids can make the eyes look tired or angry. Significant sagging around the eyelids can also interfere with vision. Just ask Athena Thompson, who recently underwent eyelid surgery, also referred to as blepharoplasty, to combat the uncomfortable effects of her hooded eyelids. ‘The skin above my eye drooped so much you couldn’t see the crease on my eyelid,’ she says. ‘My lids felt heavy, I could no longer apply eyeshadow, and I could feel the skin of my upper eyelid lying against my lashes. I […]

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Alternative Therapy After Radiation and Breast Reconstruction

Published on March 3, 2012 by

According to a new study published in the most recent issue of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, researchers have discovered a new technique that may offer breast cancer patients undergoing radiation therapy an effective breast reconstruction alternative. Typically, breast cancer patients undergoing radiation therapy are not ideal candidates for implant-based breast reconstruction. Radiation therapy significantly damages underlying tissues at a microscopic level. As a result, radiation therapy treatments can negatively affect the outcome of reconstruction and increase the risk of long-term complications following surgery. For years this has left radiation therapy recipients with very limited reconstruction options. The study, led by researcher Dr. Salgarello Marzja and colleagues of University Hospital in […]

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Guide to Med Spa’s

Published on February 11, 2012 by

Today’s med spas offer state-of-the-art cosmetic treatments in a safe, comfortable, medically supervised environment. From laser hair removal to body shaping, your options are nearly endless and your aesthetic goals within reach. But how do you choose the right med spa? Take your time, says Nikki Rasmussen of New Haven, , med spa . Not every New Haven, , med spa is the same and choosing carefully is the best way to ensure a positive overall experience. Ask questions, meet with the staff, and review the medical team’s qualifications before making your decision – you may be surprised at the differences. Local Ownership A med spa’s ownership may not be […]

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Got Loose Skin???

Published on February 5, 2012 by

So many different kinds of cosmetic treatments have been made available to individuals recently. What led to this is the demand of people who want to look younger. Firmer skin can be achieved with the new cosmetic procedure in light technology that makes use of heat. Skin Tyte is this new innovation. A non-invasive treatment, the procedure is relatively safe. The treatment involves the use of infrared light energy and skin coolers. Many people are pleased with the improved tone of their skin. Firmer skin is attainable through the heating of dermal collagen and cooling of epidermis which is known as the contraction of the collagen. Minimal pain is felt […]

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