March 31st, 2014 Blog Admin
American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery reports show that in 2013 there was a boost in the number of patients requesting collagen injections from AAFPRS members. In fact, the number increased from just over 200 cases to more than 5,500.
You may wonder about the risks and benefits of collagen injections. Because collagen requires an allergy test prior to your treatment many patients quickly discount it, but the truth is that collagen injections can be extremely beneficial in helping fight the signs of aging. Read the rest of this entry »
March 14th, 2014 Blog Admin
Mesotherapy is a safe, effective way to get rid of stubborn pockets of excess body fat. It’s not meant to replace diet and exercise but instead helps you shed the fat that simply will not go away. Mesotherapy is also effective at reducing cellulite. Discover more about this non-invasive body treatment.
History of Mesotherapy
Technically, mesotherapy dates back to the late 1700s when Dr. Antoine Francois, who specialized in chemistry, studied the benefits of using subcutaneous injections to ease some ailments. It wasn’t until the 1950s that Dr. Michel Pistor actually came up with the term “mesotherapy” and wrote an article about it. Read the rest of this entry »
March 3rd, 2014 Blog Admin
Both microdermabrasion and dermabrasion improve the texture of the skin by sloughing away dull or imperfect skin layers, but one is more complex and does a better job removing deep wrinkles and scars. Learn more about the differences between dermabrasion and microdermabrasion.
Microdermabrasion is a gentler treatment that refreshes aging skin. Because it is a gentle process, you do not need anesthesia during the treatment. This helps keep costs down, while still offering some improvements to the texture of your skin. Read the rest of this entry »