Can You Ever Have Too Much Botox?

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 A question many people ask when it comes to cosmetic products such as Botox is "Is it possible to have too much Botox?" This isn't meant in an ironic way- it's often a source of confusion for some. Unfortunately, the answer can be yes- but it's complicated. How much is too much Botox? While it's up to the individual patient how much Botox is ...
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Should You Try At Home Cosmetic Procedures?

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 The do it yourself or DIY trend is booming in popularity these days, with more and more Americans taking home renovations, auto repair, crafting, and more into their own hands. But while some people are able to pull off seamless repairs and craftsmanship, others can sometimes make the problem worse. This of course can lead to costly repairs a...
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The Many Uses of Botox

The Many Uses of Botox
​Botox is an injectable cosmetic product that is probably best known for its ability to smooth out fine lines and wrinkles in the face. But did you know it can also be used to treat a growing list of other conditions? Whether you are a user of Botox already or you are still considering the product, you may be surprised to learn about the new ways B...
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Getting the Most from Facial Procedures

Getting the Most from Facial Procedures
​One of the most common questions we get following a facial procedure - whether it be a blepharoplasty, face-lift, injectable cosmetic or a non-surgical procedure such as a chemical peel or laser resurfacing - is, "How do I maintain my results?" After all, who wouldn't want to look as refreshed and renewed as they do in the days following their pro...
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Preventing 'Mask-ne'

Preventing 'Mask-ne'
​There are many new additions to our routines right now that we may never have dreamed would be necessary. Self-quarantining, sanitizing groceries and wearing face masks in public are just a few new steps many of us have added to our daily routines, and though we hope they are temporary, we may not be able to stop doing them for the foreseeable fut...
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These Procedures Are Getting Lots of Requests

These Procedures Are Getting Lots of Requests
​With plastic surgery clinics around the country beginning to reopen, there's been quite a rush for appointments for procedures both cosmetic and surgical. This is in no small part because people were ready before and during quarantine but simply couldn't make an appointment - but it also has a lot to do with people picking apart their imperfection...
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Getting the Upper Hand on Aging

Getting the Upper Hand on Aging
​There's a new trend in cosmetic procedures and it's giving patients around the United States a real "upper hand" against aging. As we grow older, our bodies start to show signs of age, no matter how hard we've tried to combat it. Sun damage, smoking and even genetics play a huge role in the aging process, and sometimes no amount of preventative ma...
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Patients May Have Contracted HIV from Vampire Facials

Patients May Have Contracted HIV from Vampire Facials
It's known as the "vampire facial," a platelet-rich plasma facial that begins with microdermabrasion and then takes the patient's own blood, spins it in a centrifuge, and injects the platelets back into the patient's skin. It's been talked about by celebrities like Kim Kardashian and Bar Rafaeli, but now it's making headlines for a different reason...
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Cool Tool Alert: Sunbathing Calculator

Cool Tool Alert: Sunbathing Calculator
Be honest: Do you understand how your sunblock works? Or rather, do you understand the meaning of that telltale number on the bottle? Is SPF 15 really any better than SPF 50, and how can you tell the difference? Well, to answer your questions, sunblock works like this: Say you're pretty fair, and when you go outside, your skin starts to burn within...
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