Category Archives: Skin Care Products

Cosmetic Update from the Annual Meeting of the American Society of Cosmetic Physicians (Part 1)

0 Submitted by on Sun, 02 November 2014, 18:39
I was honored to be invited as moderator for the Annual Meeting of the 9th Annual Meeting of the American Society of Cosmetic Physicians. It was held on October 22-26, 2014 in Scottsdale, AZ. I am a medical advisor and embrace this society because it promotes cosmetic education without boundaries. I met cosmetic physicians from the United States, Canada, and Continue Reading...
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Health is beauty and beauty is health.

1 Submitted by on Sun, 20 November 2011, 21:54
Recently a recurring theme has been evident during patient consultations at my office. Many patients believe that they are requesting a cosmetic procedure to look better, younger, more attractive, etc. From an evolutionary perspective, we are part of the animal kingdom. Yes, we have a higher level of thought and emotions. Yet, we share two survival traits of all animals Continue Reading...
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Liquid Lift and Fat Grafting

1 Submitted by on Sat, 22 October 2011, 10:06
Facebook is a very good interactive format for my friends and patients. (My patients are also my friends!) The below is a question and my reply that is based on the concept of the “Liquid Lift” Friend: “Dr T have you heard of Sculptra Aesthetics?” My reply: “Hello ____, Sculptra has a product that is an absorbable component that can Continue Reading...
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Vampire Chronicles – Happy New Year Update

0 Submitted by on Wed, 05 January 2011, 23:37
Time for a Vampire Update as we enter 2011!  What will be the next hot trend in Cosmetic procedures?  I predict it will be using our own tissues to rejuvenate our faces.  Selphyl is a unique technique ; one’s own blood serum with concentrated platelets  (hence the name “Vampire Lift”) that is re-injected to revolumize  and rejuvenate the face.  I had this procedure performed three weeks ago.    Continue Reading...
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Smoker's Lines

1 Submitted by on Sun, 05 December 2010, 12:40
Smokers have a difficult problem with aesthetic concerns besides the well known health issues. Constant smoke exposure causes an accelerated aging process damaging the skin’s cell and collagen structure.  Smoking also causes microcirculation arteries to constrict limiting the flow of nutrition and oxygen to the skin as well.  This increases the risk of complications with any aesthetic procedure both non-invasive Continue Reading...
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Recycle yourself for a younger you?!?!

0 Submitted by on Fri, 26 November 2010, 19:00
Recycle!  Live Green!  Yes but how do you recyle yourselves for a younger looking you?  I recently was a guest lecture at the 5th Annual National Society of CosmeticPhysicians and spoke about our four year experience with Facial Fat Grafting.  Another speaker Dr. Rich Goldfarb described a new technology of using one’s own blood platelet component “Selphyl” to rejuvenate our Continue Reading...
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Are Facials worth your time and money?

2 Submitted by on Thu, 25 November 2010, 13:12
At the Aeshtetic Laser & Vein Centers we have great aestheticians Dee, Jenn and Lindee.  They are a vital component of our aesthetc team that helps one to protect their investment.  After Fraxel fractional laser resurfacing, Thermage non-surgical skin tightening or post operative Facial Fat Grafting they can help to promote healing and the health of your facial skin.  This Continue Reading...
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