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Botox: What Is It, How Does It Work & When Can I Start Treatments?

While Botox is becoming a widely accepted and effective treatment for several common conditions and ailments – from headaches and migraines to overactive bladders, excessive sweating, and uncontrollable blinking – one of its most popular uses remains cosmetic.  According to the American Board of Cosmetic Surgery, Botox injections are the most popular cosmetic procedure in […]

Dermal Fillers vs. Sculptra: What’s the Difference?

Whether we like it or not, our faces change as we age. The loss of collagen causes our skin to lose elasticity over the years, which results in more lines, wrinkles, and even the loss of volume in the face. What is facial volume? When we’re younger, collagen in the skin and fatty patches under […]

Medical Grade vs. Over-the-Counter Skin Care Products: What are the Differences?

We Americans care about our skin, a fact our spending habits aptly support. A new study by SkinStore, a prominent online vendor of skincare products, found that overall U.S. spending on skincare products will total around $18.7 million through the end of this year. This number, coupled with a predicted growth rate of about 5 […]

Is Dermaplaning for Everyone? Here Are the Pros & Cons

Few modern facial procedures provide the level of satisfaction, and instant gratification one gets as a result of dermaplaning treatments. It’s why some call it the ideal “pre-event” treatment for those desirous of the smoothest, barest, and most radiant canvas for applying make-up. So, what is dermaplaning, and why might one consider this skincare option? […]

The Best Time for Laser Hair Removal is Now

For some places in the world, winter is a time to cover up and not worry about the hair growing in areas covered with clothing. But we live in Florida, which means it can be 80 degrees one day and 50 the next. We never know when we will have the opportunity to bare our […]

Zoom Fatigue and Neck Angst: The Rise in Neck Rejuvenation Procedures

Zoom meetings have enabled us to continue with business while the rest of the world shut its doors. But seeing oneself on a monitor for hours a day has caused a heightened awareness of increased skin laxity around the neck. Sagging jowls, creased necklines, excess skin in the neck, and a hidden jawline have become […]

Truths and Myths of Dermaplaning

You’d probably never guess that the secret to smooth, more vibrant, and younger-looking skin is a shaving-type procedure called dermaplaning.  Dermaplaning is an aesthetic treatment where the dull, top layer of skin and vellus hair (peach fuzz) is gently scraped away with a surgical blade that can only be purchased with a license. The process […]

The Fountain of Youth Best Anti-Aging Treatments for Men

Wrinkles and creases build character. But some men don’t want that kind of character. What’s a guy to do? One of the biggest misconceptions when it comes to anti-aging treatments is that they are only for women. More than ever, men seek out treatments to combat the signs of aging to look as young as […]

The Top Six Treatments for Youthful Eyes

Eyes are the windows to the soul. The lines and creases around the eyes show our history. Every smile, laugh, and frown leaves its mark on our face. Yet, the thin skin around the eyes bears the brunt of our past. Thankfully, there are ways to counteract history and smooth away time. Here are our […]

Emsculpt Your Way to Tight Abs and a Perky Bottom in Thirty Minutes

Imagine doing 20,000 crunches in thirty minutes. What about 20,000 squats? Can you feel the intense burn? Doing this many crunches or squats in so short a time is not physically possible. Not to mention the roadblocks many encounter on the path to achieving a more sculpted body.  The great news is that you don’t […]

Stress, its Impact on Skin and What You Can Do About It

These uncertain times can wreak havoc on our internal and external health. The body and skin react to stress in different ways. Here are four ways that stress can affect the health and appearance of your skin and what you can do to combat it.  Stress can cause the skin to dry out. Stress causes […]

Love Your Lips: Nonsurgical Solutions for Lip Enhancement

February is recognized as the month of love. Plump, luscious, kissable lips plaster many of the ads we see. Unfortunately, natural aging causes lips to thin and lose their shape. Lips can also develop vertical lines that become more pronounced with time. If you feel a little green with envy whenever you see a perfect […]