You only get one skin in your lifetime so it benefits you to treat it right. That includes investing in quality medical grade skincare that will leave your skin looking youthful, hydrates and flawless as you age. Here are some of our staff's top product picks: SkinMedica TNS Essential Serum What it is: All-in-one skin rejuvenating treatment improves the appearance of fine lines, wrinkles, skin tone and texture. Why we love it: There is nothing better than growth factors for skin rejuvenation and TNS is packed with over 101[...]
Updated for 2019
Blepharoplasty, more commonly known as eyelid surgery, is a popular plastic surgery among both men and women. Although it is often a cosmetic procedure, one of the benefits of eyelid surgery is that it can also be used to help correct vision problems caused by severely drooping upper eyelids.
In either case, you should plan to take some time off work and stressful or strenuous activities while you recover from your procedure. To help you make the process as smooth and easy as possible, remember these top three eyelid[...]
Microdermabrasion is a skin rejuvenation procedure that has been used in the United States since the mid-1990s, so medical providers and many patients are familiar with it. In fact, less extensive types of microdermabrasion can be performed at spas and even at home. Microneedling is a much newer alternative that is rapidly gaining popularity because of it's many benefits. So, what's the difference between microneedling and microdermabrasion?
Microdermabrasion exfoliates surface skin The American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery says this is one of the top five non-surgical procedures[...]
The post care is done and your skin is looking amazing after your recent laser procedure. Now what?
As many of us know, laser treatments are rarely a “one and done” type of procedure and usually require a series of treatments for optimal results. However, there are some post care strategies that you can implement to get the most out of your initial treatment and keep your skin looking amazing in between treatments.
Rehydration Strategies Your post care regimen is complete and you are left with fresh new[...]
Warmer weather means sandals, sundresses, sand and sun! However it can also mean rough, dry, and burned skin if you don’t take the necessary steps to keep you skin healthy and protected. Here are 5 tips to help your skin stay beautiful all season long!
Moisturize your Skin
Heat and sun can leave skin feeling parched. Up hydration with intensive masques one to two times a week to maximize the effect of your daily moisturizer. Skin still feeling a little dry? Refresh with a spritz of moisturizing[...]
Your eyes can say so much about you, but if you’re concerned that drooping eyelids and fine lines are giving away your age, you may be looking for a surgical solution that can help to restore a younger appearance. Here are just some of the many cosmetic and medical benefits that eyelid surgery can offer.
1. Tightens Drooping Eyelids
Drooping upper eyelids can create a tired appearance, even if you feel rested and energized. A skilled plastic surgeon can use advanced surgical techniques through blepharoplasty to tighten[...]
A mommy makeover is a common combination of plastic surgical procedures (tummy tuck, liposuction and breast enhancement) that helps women regain their pre-pregnancy bodies. However, there are lots of myths regarding this popular cosmetic procedure procedure, making it difficult for women to make an informed decision about undergoing the mommy makeover procedure.
Here are 4 common mommy makeover myths dispelled:
Its just for mothers
It is true that most of the women who opt for a mommy makeover procedure are mothers looking to regain their pre-baby body. However this does not imply that the procedure is meant only for mothers. This cosmetic procedure[...]
The weather outside may be frightful but your skin doesn’t have to be. Wintertime brings boots, scarves, sweaters, and cozy evenings by the fire but it can also mean dry and flaking skin. Don’t let your skin dry out and look dull by forgetting to implement a winter skin care regimen. Licensed Aesthetician Stephanie Ingersoll has outlined her favorite tips to keep your skin hydrated and healthy through the winter months. Moisturize, moisturize, moisturize Harsh winter weather can sap your skin’s moisture leaving dry and irritated skin.[...]
With baby boomers flush with solid pensions, 401Ks and rising investments, more are splurging on cosmetic surgery. Seniors are increasingly spending on facelifts, eyelifts and other procedures to rejuvenate and refresh their appearance. While younger people might seek cosmetic surgery for job or professional reasons, seniors often just want to take a few years off or just want a more youthful appearance to match their still young attitudes and feelings about themselves. Common procedures for seniors include: Facelift. As you get older, your facial skin usually sags[...]
If you're interested in cosmetic surgery in Oxnard but want to know if your health insurer will cover it, call your health plan and find out. Health insurance companies require the procedure to be "medically necessary" in order to be covered. Some cosmetic procedures are paid for by health insurance companies while others are not. For example, breast reduction due to back pain or breast reconstruction needed because of breast cancer are two surgeries that are usually covered by health insurance. With back pain caused by[...]