Valentine’s Day is right around the corner. Whether you’re coupled up or single, whether you hate it or love it, the holiday does have a way of making you want to look your best. So why not embrace the moment, and take the opportunity to work on making your lips healthier, smoother and more luscious. […]
The age at which you can benefit from receiving Botox is a controversial topic. While the majority of individuals who get Botox injections are older than 35, doctors say that the anti-aging treatment is becoming more popular among men and women in their 20’s as well. If you look into that mirror and are unhappy […]
Since we recently started treatment for TMJ at our office, we’ve been bombarded with all kinds of questions about what exactly is TMJ and how to treat it. Here’s some basic information, courtesy of WebMD on what is TMJ and what causes it and what are the symptoms. Temporomandibular disorders (TMD) occur as a result […]
Number of procedures in 2011: 2,619,739 This class of injections use botulinum, a neurotoxin that blocks nerve signals to temporarily weaken or paralyze the muscle causing a wrinkle. Risks include bruising, infection (more rare), and the possibility of affecting nearby muscle groups.
Number of procedures in 2011: 1,206,186 Hyaluronic acid includes a class of soft tissue fillers used to treat wrinkles or facial aging. The compound is injected into the skin – results last for 3 months in “high mobility” areas such as the lips, and up to a year for “smile lines” around the nose. Risks […]