Dermatology Treatments for Beautiful Legs

 

Procedures for Legs

Many dermatologists offer cosmetic treatments that can help the skin look healthier, younger and more attractive. These treatments are not just for the face; many procedures can improve the beauty of the skin all over the body. If you want to improve the look of your legs, a trip your dermatologist may be the best…

What You Need to Know About Sinus Headaches

 

Sinusitis

A severe headache can ruin your day. It can be difficult to concentrate, you may be irritable, and you may be sensitive to light or sound. A sinus headache has all these components and more, with tenderness and pressure on the eyes, nose and forehead. It is important to know when you have a sinus…

Collagen Benefits Of Sculptra Injections

 

Injectibles

There are many dermal filler injections available that add volume under the skin. Many contain hyaluronic acid that attracts moisture, creating smoother, more youthful skin. While these fillers can combat the loss of collagen in the skin, they do not necessarily increase collagen. Sculptra injections are a different type of dermal filler, offering long-lasting collagen…

Signs of Knee Cartilage Damage

 

Knee Pain

The articular cartilage in the knee joint protects the bones from friction. When the cartilage is damaged in this weight-bearing joint, it can inhibit mobility and cause extensive discomfort. Cartilage does not repair itself automatically; if it is damaged, it will need treatment to repair. Here are some of the signs of knee cartilage damage:…

Difference Between 2D, 3D and 4D Ultrasounds

 

Ultrasound Options

When it is time to take the first look at your baby in the womb, you have choices. There is more than one kind of ultrasound available, including the original 2D, plus 3D and 4D. Before you decide to have your ultrasound performed, know the difference to choose the best option for your visual introduction…

Benefits of CoolSculpting Versus Liposuction

 

cryolipolysis

Trying to achieve fat loss can be frustrating. Even with a healthy diet and routine exercise, some areas on the body can seem difficult to reduce. A “muffin top” or belly bulge can persist even when the rest of your body is lean, or thighs, upper arms or hips can retain areas of fat. CoolSculpting…

Symptoms of Lumbar Spinal Stenosis

 

Stenosis

The spine is designed to protect the nerves and spinal cord, allowing a space under the vertebrae and discs for these delicate components of the nervous system. When this space narrows, the nerves can be impacted from pressure, which is referred to as spinal stenosis. Spinal stenosis can occur in the cervical or neck area,…

Epicanthoplasty for Larger Eyes

 

Eyelid Surgery

There are many people, especially of Asian descent, that want larger, more open, eyes. In Asian countries, this specialized plastic surgery is common at plastic surgery clinics, but it can also be performed in the U.S. Referred to as epicanthoplasty or Asian eyelid surgery, this delicate procedure can create larger eyes for those that prefer…

What Are the Symptoms of Impetigo?

 

Impetigo

Impetigo is a common childhood contagious skin infection that causes sores to form on the skin. While anyone can be exposed to and contract impetigo, it is most commonly found in young children, usually ages 2-5. Knowing the cause and recognizing the symptoms can help parents ensure their children get treatment quickly and reduce the…

Revitalizing the Midface with Dermal Fillers

 

Dermal Fillers

As you age, the skin, tissue and fat layers on your face change. While the skin noticeably may form lines and wrinkles on the forehead, around the eyes or near the lips, the midface changes are deeper. The density of the cheek and jowls can have a profound effect on the youthfulness of the face,…