Keeping Your Skin Healthy During Dry Seasons

 

Skin Care

Depending on where you live, you can face dry air that affects your skin during different times of year. Some regions have dry winters, while for others, summers tend to be the driest. Whenever the air is dry, you can notice changes in your skin. Scaly, rough skin is uncomfortable and unattractive. To keep your…

Effective Skin Tightening with RF Technology

 

Skin Tightening

Skin loses elasticity as you age due to lost collagen, elastin and other factors. Plus, skin can stretch with weight gain and may not completely rebound when weight is lost. To give skin back a more youthful firmness, radio frequency (RF) technology combined with other skin treatment can tighten skin and offer other benefits. Reduced…

Symptoms and Risks of Elevated Estrogen

 

Hormonal Therapy

Estrogen and other hormones have important functions in the body, especially for reproductive health. However, if these hormones become unbalanced, it can cause uncomfortable symptoms and put you at higher risk for diseases like breast cancer. Knowing the symptoms of elevated estrogen can help you identify this issue and seek treatment to improve your quality…

Basics About Pregnancy Anemia

 

Anemia while Pregnant

Many women experience anemia during pregnancy. While it is common, it can also be dangerous to the fetus and mother-to-be. Knowing the symptoms of anemia and how it is treated can help women stay healthy during pregnancy. What is Anemia? Anemia comes in over 400 forms, but all result in a lowered number of red…

What to Expect After a Facelift

 

Facelift Recovery

For combatting the normal signs of aging in the lower face, a facelift can offer excellent results. Facelifts address sagging in the lower cheeks, jowls and upper neck, elevating and tightening skin and tissue. When performed by a talented facial plastic surgeon, a facelift can help you look ten or more years younger. While there…

Quick and Discrete: The Rapid Neck Lift

 

Neck Lift

If you have a slight double chin or the beginnings of a turkey neck, you may be interested in plastic surgery to correct these issues before they become more pronounced. A sagging or fatty chin and neck can alter your facial profile and make you look years older. Many people delay plastic surgery due to…

Ear Reconstruction Using Rib Grafts

 

Ear Surgery

Deformed ears or ears that are damaged due to trauma can be reconstructed using advanced plastic surgery techniques. One of the most effective methods for ear reconstruction is using rib grafts. This technique uses cartilage from the patient’s own ribs to create a new ear. Forming a new ear can help improve the patient’s appearance…

What is Balloon Sinus Surgery?

 

Balloon Sinuplasty

Chronic sinusitis can be painful and disruptive to your life. If you have suffered from repeated sinus infections that cause headaches, breathing problems and sinus pain, there are options to help restore breathing and reduce the chance of infection. One of the preferred methods for treating chronic sinusitis is balloon sinus surgery or balloon sinuplasty,…

When Should You See a Dermatologist for a Rash?

 

Rash Treatment

When red, itchy bumps appear on your skin, it can be alarming, especially if you are not sure why. Rashes can be difficult to determine the cause as they can form for many reasons. While most rashes dissipate on their own or with a little help from over-the-counter medications, some could need medical care. Here…

PRP Therapy for Hair Loss

 

PRP Therapy

Hair loss can occur for various reasons in both men and women. Genetics, medical conditions, hormones and other factors can all cause hair follicles to stop producing hair. Receding hairlines, thinning hair and bald patches can have an impact on appearance and self-confidence. While hair transplant surgery is an option, there are less invasive, innovative…