Are Your Hands Giving Away Your Age?

You may not think of your hands as being the body part most likely to give away your age, but the truth is that accumulated signs of sun damage and lost collagen on your hands can cause you to look and feel years older than you really are. Fortunately, innovative laser technology makes it possible to reverse those signs of damage and revive the appearance of your hands. Intense Pulsed Light (IPL) hand rejuvenation is growing in popularity as people realize how gently and efficiently it restores a youthful appearance to the hands.

How Does IPL Rejuvenate the Hands?

This high-powered technology uses a versatile hand piece to deliver potent broad-spectrum pulses of light that heal a number of skin conditions ranging from sun spots to hyper pigmentation and broken blood vessels. As the IPL light beams pass through your skin, the laser’s broad spectrum light targets specific skin pigments that cause redness, discolored patches, and dark spots. Continue reading “Are Your Hands Giving Away Your Age?”

Get Your Glow On with Lytera from SkinMedica

There is no shortage of skincare products on the market, but only a select few brands are formulated with the ingredients that can actually deliver dramatic and lasting results. SkinMedica is one such brand. Every SkinMedica product is scientifically formulated and clinically tested to rejuvenate skin and restore your youthful appearance.

SkinMedica’s Lytera Skin Brightening Complex is one of the line’s most popular products because it is capable of brightening dull skin and minimizing the appearance of skin discoloration and dark spots. Here’s every reason that you should add Lytera to your daily routine. Continue reading “Get Your Glow On with Lytera from SkinMedica”

Drop the Razor, Start Thinking Laser

As a sixth or seventh grade adolescent, becoming old enough to finally shave your legs was probably a major thrill and achievement. However, twenty or thirty years later, the satisfaction of shaving your legs has morphed into a dreaded obligation. Week after week, razor after razor, you are forced to remove hair from your body while knowing it will probably return before dinnertime. So, drop the razor. Start thinking laser.

Laser hair removal is the ultimate way to liberate yourself from the daily burden of hair removal and feel confident and secure in your smooth, hairless skin. If you’re ready to make a change and toss that razor for good, these are the most important facts you should know about laser hair removal. Continue reading “Drop the Razor, Start Thinking Laser”

Defy Gravity with the Ultherapy Brow Lift

Wrinkles, sun damage, and sagging skin are the enemies of youthfulness, but thanks to innovative cosmetic treatments like Ultherapy, they don’t have to define you! As an FDA-cleared non-invasive treatment for skin laxity, Ultherapy makes it possible for men and women alike to lift and tighten skin that gravity might otherwise claim for itself.

When it comes to maintaining a vibrant and youthful appearance, your brows make a bigger difference than you might realize. It is common for the muscle that holds the eyelids and eyebrows in position to become strained or overworked, allowing the brow and eyelids to slide down and droop. This makes you look older than you really are. Fortunately, Ultherapy can lift your brows back into place effortlessly. Continue reading “Defy Gravity with the Ultherapy Brow Lift”

Get Beach Ready with the Brazilian Butt Lift

Changing the size and shape of your buttocks used to require a risky and expensive procedure that could not promise successful results. All of that has changed thanks to the Brazilian butt lift. Using nothing but the fat tissue already on your body, the Brazilian butt lift distributes small fat droplets throughout your buttocks in order to enhance its shape, size, and overall appearance. It only takes a few injections to finally have a sexy, youthful figure you can flaunt on the beach all summer.

How Is a Brazilian Butt Lift Done?

A Brazilian butt lift is surprisingly simple. It begins by identifying areas on your body that contain extra fat, like your thighs, flanks, and abdomen. A gentle liposuction treatment is used to harvest viable fat cells in those areas. This means that you begin your Brazilian butt lift procedure by slimming and contouring the biggest problem areas on your body. The harvested fat is then purified using a centrifuge. Tiny cannulas are used to inject and distribute small droplets of high quality fat into the buttocks area. Continue reading “Get Beach Ready with the Brazilian Butt Lift”

Revitalizing Your Eyes with SkinMedica

Aging isn’t easy, especially as you try to keep up with each area of your body as it surrenders to loss of collagen and elastin. The skin around your eyes is particularly vulnerable to wrinkles and volume loss as you get older, and you have probably started to notice crows feet, under-eye bags, and other issues developing.

Rather than accept these signs of aging as unavoidable, you can use the following cosmetic products to minimize wrinkles, eliminate puffiness, and revitalize the appearance of your eyes.

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Turn Back the Hands of Time with These Three Cosmetic Treatments

Have you ever looked in the mirror and wished that you could turn the clock back about ten years, steal the skin you had then, and return to the present? You aren’t alone! Women of all ages feel frustrated by wrinkles, volume loss, and other cosmetic blemishes. Though the time machine has yet to be invented, these three cosmetic treatments offer your skin the closest thing to time travel.

Volumizing Filler

Volumizing fillers are used specifically to add lost volume back into the face. Juvederm Voluma XC, for example, is the first FDA-approved injectable gel to instantly add volume to the cheek area to correct age-related volume loss. It uses hyaluronic acid to create a youthful contour and subtle lift for as long as two years with proper care. If you opt for this filler, you can fill out hollow cheekbones and reverse the appearance of sunken skin.   Continue reading “Turn Back the Hands of Time with These Three Cosmetic Treatments”

Lip Lines Be Gone

Whether you call them lipstick lines, smoker’s lines, or vertical lip lines, those wrinkles above your top lip are not your friend. Sun damage, loss of collagen, and the general process of aging all contribute to a loss in the skin’s elasticity. If you further overstimulate the muscles in your upper lip region, perhaps from whistling, drinking through straws, or smoking, those lines can become much deeper.

But don’t worry, because modern cosmetic technology makes it possible to banish those lip lines and enjoy smooth, wrinkle-free skin. Dermal fillers, neuromodulators, and Ultherapy are all excellent treatment options that provide unique benefits.

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Spring Break Recovery: Liquivida IV Nutrition

While northern states remain buried in snow, Florida has become the hub of spring break vacations and parties. While it’s always exciting to celebrate the arrival of warm weather and the turn of a new season, spring break can take a major toll on your body. If you are craving a pick-me-up after spring break, you need to do more than guzzle water and catch up on sleep. Your body needs Liquivida IV Nutrition to restore proper vitamin and mineral levels.

Spring Break Takes Its Toll

The effects of all of those wine coolers and margaritas stick around much longer than you might think. Your cell membranes are highly permeable to alcohol, which means that even just a few drinks will cause alcohol to diffuse into every cell of your body. Since alcohol is a hepatotoxin, it is actually a toxin to the cells responsible for detoxifying your body. Continue reading “Spring Break Recovery: Liquivida IV Nutrition”

The Benefits of Hormone Pellet Therapy

Your hormones will fluctuate as you get older, and unfortunately there is no way to avoid it. Men and women alike experience the consequences of unbalanced hormones in the form of symptoms like fatigue, loss of libido, weight gain, muscle loss, and irritability. The truth is, diminishing testosterone and estrogen levels can leave you feeling like a shell of your former self, but you don’t need to accept it as a fact of life! Hormone pellet therapy uses tiny pellets under the skin to balance your hormone levels and restore your vitality.

No More Interruptions To Your Your Daily Life

Unlike creams, patches, pills, and injections that must be used on a daily basis to achieve results, pellet therapy is a “set it and forget it” type of treatment. This makes it possible to benefit from consistently balanced hormones without doing anything. Continue reading “The Benefits of Hormone Pellet Therapy”