Skin Management Articles

Having that sun-kissed look year round can take years off your appearance, and can even make you look more vibrant, healthier, and slimmer. Unfortunately, spending hours in the sun does put you at risk for skin cancer, and even the most powerful sunblock and sunscreen may not block all of those harmful UV rays.

Whether you’re booking up BOTOX appointments or heading off for a microdermabrasion treatment, your age plays an important role in the results of your procedure. That’s what experts at the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS) conference explained during a discussion about cosmetic surgery for aging skin in 2007, shedding some light on how each decade in life correlates to dramatically different results in most patients.

While you can adjust to most of the changes during pregnancy – the fluctuating hormones, the weight increase, and increased breast size – adapting to the physical ramifications after pregnancy can be a challenge.

With thousands of skincare products and treatments available, it’s easy to believe quality skin care comes in a bottle. Today’s buzzwords of ‘antioxidants’ and 'all natural mineral' treatments sound like perfect solutions for dozens of skin problems, but they may be nothing more than marketing hype.

Researchers and scientists have yet to find a way to stop the aging process, but taking good care of your skin can keep you looking younger, longer. Keeping up with a healthy skin management routine can reduce your risk of developing fine lines and wrinkles, age spots or hollowed cheeks, helping you look decades younger and enjoy a radiant, vibrant appearance all year long.

Did you know teenagers and even children can have crow's-feet? Fortunately, however, the signs of aging don't really begin to kick in until our forties. Then it's only human nature to become preoccupied with that middle-aged spread, those wrinkles and jowls. We also start noticing our peers may look older - or younger - than we do.

Are you considering BOTOX or other dermal fillers to get rid of wrinkles and achieve those youthful looks? You may not have to settle for injectables just yet; Glamotox offers an alternative solution to dermal fillers and wrinkle removal treatments, an over the counter product designed to imitate the effects of BOTOX without any needles at all. It’s one of the latest beauty treatments made with hyaluronic acid, and the company behind Glamotox claims it can freeze the muscles and provide instant wrinkle relief.

If anti-cellulite creams, wrinkle defying serums and exotic facials are part of your weekly regiment, you may have been tricked by a beauty myth or two.

Spring season is right around the corner and now would be the perfect time to freshen up your look with a mini makeover! If your skin is looking dull and lackluster after the long and harsh winter, or you just want a pick-me-up during these last few weeks of colder weather, head to your local cosmetic surgeon for a consultation. Your surgeon can discuss some of the latest skin rejuvenation treatments available and create a customized treatment plan that will help you achieve smooth, youthful and beautiful looking skin right in time for spring!

Pigmented patches of skin, age spots, freckles and skin discoloration can be difficult to mask with makeup. Even though you can find a number of skin lightening lotions, creams and other skincare products on the market, you may not see results for several months of continual use and may be doing more damage than good. The elure Advanced Skin Lightening system is designed for people who want to lighten and brighten their skin without any extensive procedure. It’s a set of products that help to create luminous skin with continued use.
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