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Say “so long” to winter with an exfoliating facial treatment

Exfoliation is a lot like spring cleaning—slightly messy, sometimes emotional but both are necessary events. After working hard to moisturize your skin during the long winter months, it’s time to revive it through exfoliation. Exfoliation helps remove dead skin cells, smooth the texture of your ...

How to Get Holiday Ready Skin

Its official… the holidays are here and it’s time to get your glow on!  With the holidays around the corner… it’s the perfect time to get ready for your big events! By starting one of our corrective treatments now accompanied by good quality skin care, your ...

Surgery, Injectables or Both?

Educational Messages from Dr. Menachof Many things happen to our face and neck as we age. Changes occur slowly in the skin, fat, muscle and bone of our faces, causing an older appearance to develop over the years. In some people, these changes can occur early, while others can continue to look young until they are much older.

Growth Factors: What are They and Why Do We Need Them?

If you’re concerned about reversing the signs of aging in your skin, rejuvenation can be found in the innovative science of skin care containing growth factors. Growth factors are an important part of maintaining firmness and elasticity in your skin. Growth factors are made by skin cells to help your body maintain healthy skin. They work by repairing damaged skin, making the components that provide firmness and elasticity and helping to maintain your skin’s natural protective functions.

Enhance Your Anti-Aging Routine…

The weather is changing – falling leaves, cooler temps and drier air. Not only do these changes cause lifestyle changes, but these changes in season affect our skin as well. In preparation for the extreme conditions of winter, autumn is the perfect time to enhance ...

Contouring – the Holy Grail of Looking Young

Contouring is indeed the holy grail of looking young and Kybella is the newest tool in our quest for a contoured neck. Spend your life analyzing the contour of youthful faces, apply those principles to your surgery and injecting, and you can achieve results that ...

The Secret to Amazing Skin

So I’m sitting poolside in Cabo. The sun is out. It’s about 90 degrees. There is a slight breeze. There is an ice-cold refreshing beverage sitting about 4 inches away from my left hand. I’m watching Kathleen and two of my kids floating near the ...

Botox is Boring

There, I said it. Now let me explain. Let’s start with some statistics. In 2014 (the most recent year of accumulated data) over 6.5 million areas were injected with Botox. This was a 6% increase over the year before and more than a 750% increase since the year 2000.

A New Chapter in Hydration

The number of effective non-surgical options available that improve the appearance of the skin continues to grow. This can be seen as both good and bad. The good part is that we are finding more and more things that will make us look better.

All About Filler: Part 3

Last time we figured out where attractive young people have their volume. If all we were doing with filler was injecting thin-faced young people we could stop here (good news- If you are a thin faced young person you only need to find an injector ...