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Not All Botox Is Created Equal

Unfortunately, Botox received from one cosmetic procedure provider may not be exactly what you get at another. Even though Botox (botulinum toxin type A) is supplied to all doctors and facilities in ..
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A New Cosmetic Injectable With Long-Term Results

The desire for products to halt or reverse the aging process of skin is not a new phenomenon. Researchers and physicians have been working on developing ways to restore volume and structure to aging ..
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Can Wrinkle Reducing Injections Safely Turn Back The Clock?

Botox® Injection is a non-surgical, physician-administered aesthetic treatment for moderate to severe “frown lines” between the brows in people ages 18 to 65. It works by reducing the ..
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How Do Cosmetic Injectables Work?

The cosmetic filler Sculptra® is made of poly-L-lactic acid (PLLA) which is a synthetic material. Since Sculptra is not made from an animal source, it does not require a skin test (a nice side ..
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How Does this Cosmetic Injectable Work?

Restylane® is a very good and popular dermal filler, chosen by many patients throughout the world. Next to Botox®, Restylane® is the second-most-common injectable used in the United States. It ..
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"Incredible Injectables" - A Great Cosmetic Choice

Most injectables fall into the category of “fillers" and are designed to fill in wrinkles and depressions in the face. You're probably familiar with the filler product, Collagen, and there are ..
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Considering Cosmetic Surgery - Top 10 Points To Ponder

It’s not always easy to determine – out of a seemingly endless and overwhelming array of choices – the right cosmetic enhancement choice for you, who should perform it, where it should be ..
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Considering A "Tummy Tuck"?

If you have loose skin on your tummy from pregnancies or dieting, you probably have given at least passing consideration to having a “tummy tuck. ” Abdominoplasty is a common surgical ..
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Exercise Isn't Helping - Is Liposuction The Answer?

Are your curves in all the right places and in the right proportion? Or do you find some of your “curves” are more like bulges? If you find yourself wishing that certain areas of your ..
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Collagen - It Seems Like Magic, But It's Just Nature

Collagen is a popular and proven product that has been available to patients for about 18 years. More than one million patients worldwide have used collagen products. Collagen has enjoyed particular ..
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Saline or Silicone Breast Implants - Your Choice

Silicone implants never fully disappeared from the market, but for several years their use was limited and based only on specific medical criteria. Further, during those years any patient who ..
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Wow! Those Eyes! Considering Eyelid Surgery

Have you ever heard the song lyrics “Jeepers Creepers (where’d a get those peepers)”? Greats like Louis Armstrong and Frank Sinatra imortalized that tune, singing about how eyes can .
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Hey San Diego, Cosmetic Surgery on Your Mind?

Once upon a time, it seems only Hollywood stars or exceedingly wealthy, pampered egoists ever even thought about enhancing their physical appearance through cosmetic surgery – but that’s far ..
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Considering a "Nose Job?" Know The Facts Before You Commit

The reshaping of the nose can do much to enhance your looks as well as your body image. But of course, like other cosmetic procedures, you should not expect changes in your appearance to change your ..
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Finding A Good Plastic Surgeon

A high number of board certified plastic surgeons within one community is good for the consumer. It means that you have a high concentration of qualified cosmetic surgeons from which to choose when ..
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