Epithelial Stem Cell Research Takes a Step in Hair Cloning

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One of the two major components of the human hair follicle, epithelial stem cells, were converted successfully in a lab from adult cells recently. The study was led by Dr. Xiaowei “George” Xu, PHD and associate professor of Pathology and Laboratory of Medicine and Dermatology, and his team at Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania. The team included researchers from University of …

New Technique Holds Promise for Hair Growth

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Hair cloning continues to evade medical research by the limitations of the growth of specific cells called dermal papilla cells.When human dermal papilla cells are grown in culture, they lose the ability to grow hair. The New York Times published an article describing the recent experience of researcher Angela Christiano and  researchers from Durham University in Britain. They were able …

Kim Kardashian Undergoes So Called “Vampire Facial”

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It’s the bloody secret Kim Kardashian is turning to in order stay beautiful and it isn’t for the faint of heart. It’s being called the vampire facelift or the vampire facial. It promises younger, firmer-looking skin. Kim underwent the procedure on the latest episode of Kourtney and Kim Take Miami. First, blood is taken from her arm, and then spun into …

Kim Kardashian’s $1,500 ‘vampire facial’ is a Hollywood hit that promises younger, firmer-looking skin

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  Kim Kardashian has a Vampire Facelift on camera for ‘KIm and Kourtney Take Miami.’ Keeping up with the Kardashians is getting bloody ridiculous. Attention-starved Kim K tweeted a shot of her blood-spattered face after a vampire facial, the gruesome $1,500 treatment that promises younger, firmer-looking skin. The Vampire Facelift – trademarked by Alabama doctor Charles Runels draws blood from …

Prasad Medi Spa’s Fabulous Face Treatment

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This November, Prasad Medi-Spa is announcing a Special Holiday Deal that will leave your skin thanking you all year long. If you want to smooth, tighten and restore your skin’s youth before reuniting with family and friends this holiday season, we have the ultimate treatment exclusively for you To make certain you achieve the most effective treatment possible, Prasad Medi-Spa …

Prasad Medi Spa’s Autumn Resurfacing Package

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Indulge yourself in an Autumn inspired Skincare Package that will recover a healthy glow by eliminating impurities, decreasing fine lines and toning your complexion! Autumn Exclusive Resurfacing Package: This package includes:  6 Resurfacing Microdermabrasion Treatments     with Pumpkin Enzyme Mask Every treatment is followed up with a deeply penetrating, exfoliating Pumpkin Enzyme mask $849 (Regularly Priced $1,050) – An Amazing 20% Savings Through October only! Buy …

Dr. Prasad speaks at The Aesthetic Show in Las Vegas about PRP and The Vampire Facelift

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Saturday, April 14, 2011 – Dr. Prasad was a featured speaker at The Aesthetic Show at The Aria Hotel in Las Vegas on  to teach physicians about his techniques for performing PRP (platelet rich plasma) treatment and The Vampire Facelift. “I was impressed by the large number of people who attended the lectures and workshops,” comments Dr. Prasad. “I know …

Local Anesthesia Safer for Plastic Surgery Procedures and Benefits Recovery

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By Amiya Prasad, M.D., FACS Cosmetic procedures continue to grow in popularity, especially as new techniques and advancements are made in the field of plastic surgery. Before undergoing a cosmetic procedure, it is critical for patients to consider the surgeon’s anesthesia preference. The difference should make or break your decision. Today, most, if not all, cosmetic procedures can be performed …