January 09, 2014

So you want to be just like the famous people on the movie screen or a popular reality show. Beware what you hope for though. The bad effects of the sun that can cause cancer do not care if you are a normal person or a famous celebrity. Even the rich and famous fall victim to sun damage and subsequent cancer. Just another reason to use sunblock, and avoid the sun as much as possible. Below is an interesting...

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January 01, 2014

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Just a quick post on things to do when flying to keep your skin looking its best. Easy to do things that will let you keep that healthy glow before you get to see friends and family. Best of the Holiday Season to you all.

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May 08, 2013


With the Fourth of July upon us, many will be enjoying pools, the ocean, playing baseball or other outside interests. During these summer months, but actually whenever one sweats, it is important to take proper care of the skin in order to minimize the potential damage done by the sun and possibly other chemicals you...

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May 01, 2013

In the recent past years there has been an explosion of physicians claiming they are injecting stem cells with the promise of slowing the aging process or improving skin quality or breast size. In most cases, the amount of true stem cells being injected is almost imperceptible and of little clinical  benefit. Most of the time they are injecting either blood plasma taken from the patient or are attempting to harvest a small amount of stem cells from fat that has been removed with liposuction. These attempts to market stem cells are hype in most cases or as in the case cited below, involve altered cells that have not been proven safe to use...

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April 30, 2013


It has always fascinated me how patients choose whom to do their surgery. Many fall prey to marketing gimmicks like lunchtime lipo, only local anesthesia,back to work the same day and other marketing hyperbole. Liposuction, performed by a well-trained physician in

the proper location, is  a very safe and rewarding...

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April 23, 2013


All of you out there that have seen older pictures of Meg Ryan or the new ones of Kris Jenner, please read the article below from the American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery.I am frequently taken aghast at what many consider good looking lips.The lips should have curves, they should not look like sausages, and the lower lip should always be a little larger than the top lips, never equal.

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April 16, 2013


I have been warning young men for years about the dangers of developing abnormal breast tissue when they use marijuana. There are also things like OTC antacids like cimetidine, American ginseng supplements, and some prescription blood pressure medications that can cause it. On of the worst parts of the marijuana is that the estrogens that are made recirculate in the intestines and the liver so even one episode of smoking will cause the metabolites to be around for days...

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April 09, 2013


Have life’s activities led you to wish for a rejuvenated silhouette or figure? For many women, weight loss and gain, pregnancy or breast-feeding can all cause the breasts to change shape, lose volume and sag.

breast liftWhile breast augmentation surgery remains the most popular cosmetic...

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April 02, 2013


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I t amazes me how some surgeons think that using ‘buzz words’ will make people do silly things. In the article below it speaks about how doctors are now using gold threads to lift tissue of the face and keep you...

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March 31, 2013


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Many times we see unusual ingredients in skin care and think they look good on our skin, things such as glitter or glowing products. Although there can be a short term positive visual image, many times some of these products end up doing more harm than good. You...

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