Botox vs Xeomin – What you need to know!

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Xeomin and Botox work the same way to paralyze muscles and smooth wrinkles. They share the identical active ingredient – botulinum toxin A. The difference is that Botox has an accompanying protein, but xeomin is naked. In the skin, all of the protein detaches from Botox within 1 minute of injection so there is no reason why the effect of xeomin should differ from Botox. Xeomin has proven effective in clinical trials. It is approved in Europe and the US ...

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How Does Skin Age?

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Normal healthy skin has a nice epidermis with a smooth outer layer that acts as a good barrier to water and environmental damage. Skin color and tone is even and unblemished. Components such as collagen (which provides skin firmness), elastin (which supplies skin elasticity and rebound) and glycosaminoglycans or GAGs (which keep the skin hydrated) are all abundant.

The two types of skin aging

Internal Aging

Internal Aging is the normal aging process that takes place ...

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Vitamin A – From Acne to Wrinkle Treatment

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Vitamin AVitamin A is required by the body for the development of strong teeth, tissues and healthy skin. Foods such as like whole-milk dairy products, liver, meats, and eggs are a rich source of Retinol, a type of vitamin A.
Retinoids which contain Vitamin A in topical forms are used in medications for skin care treatments. Retinoids are generally used to treat severe acne, reduce signs of photo aging and in wrinkle treatment.

Prescription Retinoids for Skin ...

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Facial Sculpting – Look Years Younger Without Surgery

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Want to look years younger without surgery?Well now you can! Traditional cosmetic procedures such as rhinoplasty, blepharoplasty, facelifts, and chin augmentations are no longer the only option for individuals who wish to enhance their outward appearance. These surgical procedures are now in competition with the latest innovations in injectable filler techniques. Products such as Radiesse, Botox, Juvederm, and Restylane allow a skilled physician such as Dr. Zander, to gently mold and sculpt the face, without painful surgery or downtime.

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Essentials of Growth Factors

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What are Growth Factors?

Growth Factors are a group of specialized proteins with many functions, the most important being the activation of cellular proliferation and differentiation—in other words, repair.

What are the benefits of Growth Factors?

Growth Factors have the ability to turn essential cellular activities “on” and “off”. They play a role in increasing cell functions, which include, cell division, blood vessel formation, and collagen and elastin production. The application of GF technology to skincare is helping to achieve a more youthful ...

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Why Do I Have Acne and what is the Most Effective Treatment?

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Acne is quite common among women aged 35-55 due to hormonal imbalances. Acne among women appears mostly around jaw and neck as compared to the face among teens.

Acne among women occurs due to stress or pre-post menstrual cycle. This can sometimes be managed with birth control. It is best to follow a regular beauty regime to kill bacteria and clean pores. Strong retinoids like Retin-A can remove dead skin cells from the surface of the skin and minimize bacteria. Salicyclic ...

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Why Are There So Many Fillers?

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FillersThere are many types of fillers available to suit the needs of different people. The main attribute that separates them is how thick they are and the extent of the desired results. Fillers such as Radiesse help eliminate deep lines by replacing lost volume and enhancing collagen production. You can expect full results to be visible after several weeks and last up to a year or more.

Thinner fillers such as Juvederm or Belotero work well for ...

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Is BOTOX Cosmetic Right For ME?

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BOTOX cosmetics are prescription injections used to treat frown lines between the eyebrows. BOTOX temporarily treats the lines and wrinkles that form on the face among adults of 18-65 years of age. Eight out of ten patients achieved clinically significant results of smooth and younger looking face.

Are BOTOX Treatments Safe?

BOTOX can have serious and or fatal side effects. Let your doctor know about all medical conditions you have or have had experienced ( such as allergies to botulinum toxin ...

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How to grow your eye lashes fuller, longer and darker?

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Patients with thinning lashes can double the fullness in 16 weeks!

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As women get older, their lashes may thin, get shorter, and even lighter. ?Latisse is the first and only product FDA approved to grow lashes-fuller, longer, darker-even in people with inadequate or not enough lashes.? Out of approximately 140 people, 78% saw an increase in overall eyelash prominence. Additionally, 106% had fuller eyelashes after 16 weeks of treatment.

If you stop using Latisse, your eyelashes are expected ...

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