10 Reasons to Choose Microdermabrasion Skin Resurfacing

When it comes to cosmetic skin resurfacing, today there are many options. From Medical Grade Chemical Peels and Fractional Skin Resurfacing to eMatrix Skin Rejuvenation and Microdermabrasion, all are effective in achieving smoother, softer, more-even toned and healthier skin. Nevertheless, Microdermabrasion administered professionally offers some distinct advantages. 1) Using medical-grade machines allows for the delivery […]

Your Fall Guide to Non-Surgical Facelifts

September 22nd marks the official beginning of fall. This change of season is the perfect time to make a change in your appearance, especially since the holidays are on the way. To take those unwanted years off your face, you could turn to cosmetic surgery, but if you’re not ready for the recovery time and […]

10 Questions to Ask Your Cosmetic Surgeon

With today’s advances in medical aesthetics and technology, cosmetic surgery is safer and more effective than ever before. From rhinoplasty and facelifts to tummy tucks and breast augmentations, these days the appearance you’ve dreamed of is just a surgery away. Nevertheless, to ensure the safety of the procedure and the quality of the results, here […]

Get hotter, not older.

Yes, we all age. It’s inevitable. But that doesn’t mean we have give in to the sags, bags, wrinkles, and weight gain that typically accompany the passage of time. Non-Surgical Facelift One antidote to aging that’s completely non-invasive is Ultherapy. It’s an all-new ultrasound treatment that was recently showcased on TV’s “20/20” and “The View.” […]

Why does our skin age?

Did you ever notice how perfect a baby’s skin is? The surface is smooth and unblemished, producing a face that’s beautifully soft and plump. So why can’t our skin look that way throughout life? The aswer is AGING, and it’s a process that takes an especially heavy toll on our face, neck and brow. The […]

Your Non-Invasive Facelift Alternative

What is Ultherapy? FDA-approved, Ultherapy uses the highly-targeted energy of ultrasound to reach and repair the structural layers of the skin deep below the epidermis. This focused stimulation is especially effective when addressing the lax, hanging skin of neck and chin, as well as the furrowed, frown lines across brow and between eyes. How does […]

When should I start using Botox?

These are excellent questions, especially now that Botox is used increasingly as both a preventative and corrective anti-aging treatment. But before we answer your queries, let’s talk about the Botox basics, such as what it is and how it effectively rolls back the clock. Botox Cosmetic is a medication that, when injected into select facial […]

How to Choose Breast Implants by Dr. Hal Bass

You’re unhappy with your breasts and you’ve decided to have them augmented. In fact, you’ve even selected your board-certified cosmetic surgeon. Now you have two more critical decisions to make regarding your implants: #1) the size, and #2) the type. Size Considerations When it comes to size, be honest about your goals. Do you want […]

Leading Aesthetic Procedures for Beauty at any Age

In the 21st Century, the evolution of cosmetic procedures has made beauty achievable at any age. In fact, statistics show that the number of cosmetic procedures performed annually has risen by 197% in the past 15 years. Thanks to advances in both surgical and non-surgical aesthetics, men and women can now embrace their advancing years […]

Quitting smoking in 2013?

Here’s how to undo the damage to your skin. It’s no secret that smoking takes a terrible toll on one’s health, so we applaud you if quitting tops your list of New Year’s resolutions. But smoking also adds years to your looks. It leads to the premature emergence of wrinkles under the nose and around […]