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Understanding Your Skin and Why We Age

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Understanding Your Skin and Why We Age

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“To understand how to deter the aging process and how to get beautiful skin using skin care one must first understand the basic biology of our skin. The skin is the body’s largest organ, comprising 16 percent of your total body weight and measuring two square meters of surface area. The tone and texture of skin vary greatly depending on the area of the body, thickness, and exposure to the elements.”

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When and Why to have a Mommy Makeover

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When and Why to have a Mommy Makeover

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“Having children is a wonderful experience but motherhood can produce some significant changes to a woman’s body. While some mothers consider these changes to be a “badge of honor,” many women are unhappy with their post-pregnancy body which may include sagging breasts, loose abdominal skin and stretch marks, thickened waist, and stubborn fat deposits.”

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Let us remove that stubborn belly fat and saggy skin with Liposuction!

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Let us remove that stubborn belly fat and saggy skin with Liposuction!

This procedure tightens the abdominal muscle and reshapes your midsection giving you the sleek and sexy look you’ve always wanted! Call us at 773-284-9660 to schedule your free consultation today!
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Tips on how to manage the symptoms and appearance of stress

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9 Terrible Ways Your Stress Affects Your Looks

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“Stress happens to everyone, but since you can’t avoid your job, bills, or life, the best thing to do is learn to manage the stress. This includes eating healthy, exercising regularly, getting enough sleep, and taking care of yourself in general.”

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Ready to Refresh Your Look? This Non-Surgical Facial Rejuvenation Guide Will Help You Get Started

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Ready to Refresh Your Look? This Non-Surgical Facial Rejuvenation Guide Will Help You Get Started

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“Are you interested in trying BOTOX or filler injections, laser resurfacing, or another non-surgical treatment to refresh your appearance? With so many technologies and treatments to help improve the face and skin, it can be difficult to know which treatments will best address your concerns. The infographic below will help you navigate your many options and focus your research efforts.”

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Get to Know Pelleve Skin Tightening Treatment

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Get to Know Pelleve Skin Tightening Treatment

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“Pelleve is a new, non-invasive facial rejuvenation procedure. Similar to Thermage, Pelleve uses radiofrequency energy to firm and tighten skin, eliminating mild to moderate wrinkles. It received Food and Drug Administration approval in the U.S. in 2009, but has been used all over Europe for years. Here’s how — and why — Pelleve works:”

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Women go overseas for plastic surgery, get stuck when faces no longer match passports

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Women go overseas for plastic surgery, get stuck when faces no longer match passports

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“Three women who visited South Korea for plastic surgery were rendered so unrecognizable that airport officials detained them, because they looked nothing like their passport photos, a viral photo shows.”

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Skin-Care Products That Protect Against Pollution

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Skin-Care Products That Protect Against Pollution

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“You already know that sun exposure can seriously damage your skin. (You’re taking all the right steps to avoid this, right? Ahem, sunscreen.) But the sun isn’t the only thing to watch out for—there’s another environmental skin saboteur out there: pollution.”

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Confused About Breast Implants? 7 Facts and Tips to Help

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Confused About Breast Implants? 7 Facts and Tips to Help

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“If you’re considering breast implants — whether it’s for breast augmentation or reconstruction after a mastectomy — you may find that it’s confusing to separate fact from fiction and to sort through your options. Knowing the facts about implants and how they work can help you through the process.”

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The Changing Face Of Male Cosmetic Surgery

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The Changing Face Of Male Cosmetic Surgery

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“The number of men choosing to go under the knife has risen by over 110 per cent since 2000, with a report from the British Association of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons (Baaps) indicating that 4,614 men underwent cosmetic surgery in 2015. And that’s just an estimate. The true number will no doubt be much higher, given that many more men are operated on than are recorded by Baaps. The professional society represents only a small proportion of the total cosmetic surgery carried out in the UK.”

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The importance of choosing a board-certified plastic surgeon

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The importance of choosing a board-certified plastic surgeon

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“In recent years, there have been several reports of unfavorable and adverse events following procedures performed by physicians. Many of these surgeons have not gone through plastic surgery residency, and have not qualified to become certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery.”

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Worldwide cosmetic surgery trends

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Wondering what’s popular worldwide with cosmetic surgery?

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“Demand for cosmetic surgery continues to soar in the five countries with the highest number of nonsurgical and surgical cosmetic procedures — the U.S., followed by Brazil, Japan, Italy and Mexico — according to 2016 statistics released in June 2017 by the International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ISAPS).”

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All about the Brazilian Butt Lift

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Have you asked yourself “what IS the Brazilian butt lift?”

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“Buttock augmentation is one of the fastest growing cosmetic surgical procedures performed by board-certified plastic surgeons, according to 2016 Annual Statistics. Buttock augmentation with fat grafting—also known as a “Brazilian butt lift”—has increased 26% between 2016 and 2015, while augmentation with implants increased 18% over the same period.”

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Plastic surgery is no longer just for women

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No longer just for women, cosmetic surgery is on the rise with men. There’s nothing wrong with wanting to look your best!

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“When people think of cosmetic surgery, they often picture a middle-class woman, visiting her local plastic surgeon. However, plastic surgery is far from being exclusively for the ladies. In fact, the newest statistics from the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS) show that male cosmetic procedures are steadily on the rise. Men are becoming increasingly aware of the benefits of cosmetic procedures, especially when learning that many techniques are quick and require little downtime.”

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What is it Really Like to Undergo General Anesthesia?

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It’s important to be informed before your procedure. We’re happy to answer any and all questions you may have!

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“You’ve booked your cosmetic procedure, are confident in your choice of board certified cosmetic surgeon, and can’t wait to see your results. There is just one thing you are unsure of: general anesthesia. You’re not alone; in fact, a study performed by psychiatrists showed that around 30% of patients were more afraid of anesthesia than of the actual operation.”

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So Many Options for Breast Augmentation— Which One Makes Sense for You?

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Come in for a free consultation and we’ll help you make the right decision.

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“For decades, breast augmentation has been among the top 5 most popular aesthetic surgical procedures for women. In fact, according to the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, it has been one of the top 2 most popular procedures since they began surveying physicians 20 years ago! But, while breast augmentation has remained consistently popular, what has changed significantly over the past few decades are the myriad options available to women looking to add volume to their chest. Technological innovations and improvements in procedural techniques have advanced the procedure, making it much more accessible with less downtime and more tailor-made options for individual patients as opposed to a one-size-fits-all implant.”

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10 Best Healing Foods to Eat After Surgery

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Post-surgery healing is about more than just resting.

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“Eating the right foods after surgery can promote faster healing and minimize the swelling, bruising and inflammation that often accompany a surgical procedure. Certain foods can also minimize digestive upset caused by antibiotics and prevent constipation caused by pain meds. Not to mention, fueling your body properly will give you the energy needed to get back to your normal routine more quickly.”

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The Perfect Pout

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One size does not fit all when it comes to perfect plump lips.

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“The lips of Kylie Jenner and Angelina Jolie are a topic of conversation for a reason. With countless celebrities opting for lip injections and various plumpers available on the market, it’s no surprise that someone finally asked the question, “What’s the ideal lip size?” To which now, we have an answer.”

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Top 3 Tips for Maintaining Your Cosmetic Surgery Results

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Portrait of an attractive young woman working out with weights

Get the most from your cosmetic surgery in the long term with these tips.

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“Cosmetic surgery is an investment. Literally speaking, you are investing money into your appearance and accruing confidence as your results take shape. It’s also an investment of time and energy—and you want to make sure your efforts pay off.”

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