From the loss of elasticity and volume to the increased appearance of lines, wrinkles, and creases, the aesthetic effects of aging can significantly impact the overall appearance of your face. Although many at-home skin care regimens can help keep the top layer of skin healthy, these often do not penetrate deep enough to restore the […]
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Things To Avoid After Getting Lip Filler
Lip fillers can significantly enhance the look of your lips. Besides adding volume, lip fillers give your lips the perfect shape and tenderness you’ve always wanted. After undergoing this cosmetic surgery, there are certain aftercare things you need to avoid to help reduce swelling, pain and bruising. UMass Memorial Medical Group provides the best reconstructive […]
Radiesse Will Teach Your Smile Lines Who’s the Boss
Aging is like the rants from some TV political pundit — ongoing and unrelenting. With every passing year after your reach the age of 20, your collagen production drops by one percent. Add that up over 20 or 30 years and you can understand why your skin is saggy and loose. Some wrinkles are more […]
Do You Have Neck Banding?
When most people think about cosmetic procedures to look younger, facial treatments come to mind. Botox®, dermal fillers, face lifts and similar treatments will take years off of your appearance, but you should also pay attention to your neck. The neck area and jowls tend to develop the earliest signs of aging, and many people overlook […]
Be “In The Know” About Collagen And Elastin
As you age, keeping your skin flexible and firm can be challenging skin care goals – albeit worthy ones. Two very important proteins that exist in your body, Collagen and Elastin, play a very important part in meeting those goals. If you’ve heard of them, and have wondered exactly what they are, read on. Collagen […]
Exercising Your Facial Muscles? Some Things To Consider…
Time. It’s a passing thing and the facial aging that accompanies it is nothing to be sneezed at. Loose and saggy facial skin is a given as you age. Perhaps you wish there was a non-surgical way to tighten your skin and may have tried facial exercises. Can these exercises reduce your saggy skin? That’s […]
Facial Fillers – Are They Effective?
Our faces are an important part of our daily interactions with others. Our expressions, our eye cues, our overall appearance all play a part in the impressions people make of us. Unfortunately, a dull, wrinkled face does not make the best impression. Aging is the biggest reason why the face takes on a duller appearance. […]