How Long Do Cosmetic Fillers Last?

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Cosmetic fillers are very effective non-surgical solutions for facial volume issues such as hollow under eyes, lip enhancement, cheek definition, the lack of chin projection, and other problems related to genetics or age-related volume loss. Cosmetic fillers can also treat other issues such as wrinkles, lines, and folds as well as acne scars, and even thinned earlobes. Although filler can …

The Do’s and Don’ts of Cosmetic Surgery

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Do your research Information overload can make research overwhelming. Marketing and turf battles between doctors makes it difficult to distinguish professionally credible information from financially motivated scare tactics. There are still a good number of actual caring and ethical doctors. Advancement in medical procedures and technologies combined with higher standards for results is an opportunity for patients to find the …

5 Things to Consider Before Having Cosmetic Surgery

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Can your cosmetic concern be addressed by a lifestyle change? During consultation, I often begin by asking about lifestyle with a focus on healthy habits. Some people find themselves focusing on aspects of their appearance without factoring in lifestyle related actions which can also help them look better. There are often certain cosmetic issues which can be improved with diet, …

Plastic Fantastic: Platelet Rich Plasma fillers

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Written by: Valentina Zannoni – Source: Swide.com Between an eye-lift and a hair transplant, Dr Prasad took some time out of his busy schedule to talk to Swide about Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP) fillers, the latest must have age defying practice. But first here’s a brief biology lesson to get to grips with the terminology. Plasma is the yellow liquid …

The Pelleve Wrinkle Reduction System – noninvasive, virtually pain-free, nonablative facial skin tightening.

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The aging process and the cumulative effects of sun exposure, gravity, genetics, and other factors cause a loss of skin elasticity, which unfortunately leads to sagging of the skin and a loss of facial structural support. The key to tightening up loose skin without undergoing a facelift lies in a process known as “neocollagenesis” or stimulating new collagen. Whereas lasers …

Neck Nonsurgical Rejuvenation: Beware of Media Hype, It’s Your Neck, Your Results

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When your neck skin started sagging, you took it in stride. Then, you invested in neck-firming creams and serums that your friends swore by. Now, after too many turtlenecks and failed DIY efforts, you’re in search of a serious solution. Can a nonsurgical procedure tighten your turkey neck? The answer may depend more on whom you ask than the state …

Do I Need a Facelift? What Happened to Me? I Look 20 Years Older

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Dr. Amiya Prasad, author of “The Fine Art of Looking Younger” answers RealSelf.com Question: Q. Do I Need a Facelift? What Happened to Me? I Look 20 Years Older Hello.. I am 34 years old, 5″2 147lbs..I am about 20 lbs overweight, however looking at my face and all the fat concentrated on my neck looks like I am more …