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The Best Skin Care Tips — Straight from Moms
Mother’s Day is just around the corner, and what better way to celebrate than to learn from the women who brought us into the world? Not only do moms have an endless supply of love and support to give, but they also possess an abundance of beauty tips and secrets. In fact, your own mother, grandmother or aunt is likely sitting on a wealth of skin care knowledge that’s been passed down through the generations they’re eager to share with you.At the Vein & Cosmetic Center of Tampa Bay, we tapped into this knowledge by gathering some of the best skin care tips that moms have to offer. With so many products and aesthetic treatments to choose from these days, it can be overwhelming to know where to start, but moms have tried it all and know how to keep your skin looking its absolute best.
Botox vs. Fillers: Their Uses, Effects and Differences
BOTOX® Cosmetic and dermal fillers are popular cosmetic injectables. Both are used to rejuvenate the skin and balance out facial features. Each treatment is minimally invasive, which means it is performed in our office and doesn’t require downtime.But although these treatments are similar in many respects, there are also quite a few differences between them. If you are thinking about getting cosmetic injectables, you probably have questions about each and wonder when you should choose one over the other. Here is everything you need to know about Botox vs. fillers.
The Science Behind Lip Augmentation
The true science of lip augmentation requires an understanding of the upper and lower lip relationship, lip style, and lip contour. Historically practitioners are treating lips with little understanding of lip forms.
Learn About The New Blunt Cannula
Historically, bruising resulted from dermal filler injections using traditional sharp needles. This caused frustration for both the physician and patient. This has now been reduced using the blunt cannula which passes under the skin and doesn't cut the skin or blood vessels, minimizing bruising and pain.Blunt tip Microcannulas are advancing the cosmetic filler procedure.
Personal Experience with CoolSculpting
After offering the CoolSculpting procedure to patients for the past year, I finally decided to try it for myself in order to better understand the experience. I was very excited to try the procedure, and even more excited to be able to better communicate the experience of CoolSculpting with my patients.
The Science and Results of CoolSculpting
While exercise is important to maintaining a healthy body weight, many of my patients often complain about stubborn abdominal fat that never seems to go away. Countless hours at the gym and sit-ups may not always reduce unwanted abdominal bulges. A solution to this problem is a revolutionary procedure called CoolSculpting.