23 Feb

Spider Veins, Rosacea, Dark Spots; Oh My!

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According to the American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery, 50-55% of women complain about spider veins, or Telangiectasia. It can be caused by high blood pressure, obesity, aging, rosacea, inflammatory conditions, or even simple stress, insomnia, or lack of exercise. Although these veins are usually harmless, they can sometimes be achy or painful. Rosacea is also


16 Feb

Make your Facial Imperfections Disappear

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Wrinkles, discoloration, scarring, and spots— no skin regimen can seem to fight these pesky skin concerns. Plus, if surgeries and needles make you nervous, a solution seems impossible. Have you considered C02 Laser Resurfacing? What is C02 Laser Resurfacing? C02 laser resurfacing is one of the latest developments in non-surgical skin revitalization treatments. This treatment


20 Jan

Tips for Clearer Skin

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A recent study has shown that P. acnes, a usually harmless bacterium that lives on our skin, can cause breakouts. When trapped in airless, oily areas like hair follicles, it triggers inflammation and acne. In those environments, the bacterium creates fatty acids, activating inflammation. Researchers are now developing new treatments to help balance the P.


09 Jan

Scars and Treatments to Diminish Them

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After an injury or before a surgical procedure, many patients ask if they are going to form a scar. Scars can cause some people to feel self-conscious and hide their scar behind clothing. Thankfully, there are ways to help minimize the appearance of scars, leaving them almost undetectable. What is a Scar? Scars are formed


28 Dec

Tips to Stop Smoking

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Today around 36.5 million adults in the U.S smoke cigarettes, according to the CDC. Young people continue to smoke nowadays primarily to stay slim.  In fact, overweight teens are more likely to smoke to lose weight. However, there is no guarantee that smoking will make you thin. Smoking also has very harmful effects on the