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Are Cosmetic Injectables Safe?

 Cosmetic Injectables fall into two categories – neurotoxin injections (Botox),  and Dermal filler injections.  Both give beautiful results – however they are composed of very different ingredients and injected with different techniques.  Neurotoxin  Injections (Botox, Dysport, Xeomin, Jeuveau)Neurotoxin treatment involves the injection of a very small amount of a neurotoxin into a specific muscle.  The result […]

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What is skin cell turnover and why is it so important for anti-aging?

Injectable cosmetic procedures such as wrinkle reducers (Botox, Jeuveau, and Dysport) and dermal fillers (Juvederm and Restylane products) can do wonders to relax, lift and fill the aging face. However, high quality medical grade cosmetic skin care products are powerhouses against aging as well. This is based on the science of aging skin – read […]

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Hyperpigmentation – causes and treatment of dark patches of the skin

Hyperpigmentation, or dark spots on the skin, is one of the most common dermatologic conditions. From a clinical standpoint it is harmless and nothing more than an aesthetic nuisance, however it is a chronic condition and may worsen over time. Individuals who have this condition often feel self-conscious, and it effects their self esteem and […]

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