What Is a Nodule, and Why Does It Matter?

Update on Midface Fillers A nodule is a firm, sometimes mobile, mass under your skin. In the context of Voluma®, it is believed that the Vycross technology creates a hyperdense concentration of injected hyaluronic gel, resulting in a variably sized lump, or nodule. (more…)

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Want the Best Plastic Surgery? “Don’t be a Hammer”

Best Plastic Surgery Results In plastic surgery, it is true that many people can be treated with non-surgical cosmetic procedures. And, there is a general interest among men and women wanting to obtain non-surgical solutions for their cosmetic problems. Where does one go to get non-surgcial cosmetic procedures performed? “Don’t be a hammer” Have you ever heard that old adage,…

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BOTOX or Juvederm Injections?

Should I get Juvederm® or BOTOX® Injections? One of my most common questions regarding Juvederm and BOTOX injections is "should I get Juvederm or BOTOX injections for my wrinkles?".  The human face can be divided into specific anatomic regions, and each region will develop wrinkles differently than the other regions.  In general, however, facial wrinkles can be divided into two…

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How Does BOTOX Work?

Botulinum Toxin BOTOX, or Botulinum Toxin Type A (onabotulinumtoxin A) is an injectable therapy that reduces facial wrinkling.  BOTOX is one of the most common cosmetic procedures performed in plastic surgery.  Over 11.8 million BOTOX treatments have been given since 2002. BOTOX comes from the bacteria Clostridium botulinum.  It is a type of neurotoxin that freezes muscles and prevents them from contracting. …

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Airbrush Makeup, a Celebrity Beauty Secret Revealed

Airbrush Makeup, a Celebrity Beauty Secret Revealed!   Have you ever wondered how celebrities and models look so flawless all of the time???  As a profound lover of ALL things beauty (and celebrity!) me and my trusted little Swarovski crystal encrusted mouse went on a little beauty reconnaissance mission and found the answer to this VERY important question…Airbrush Makeup!!!  Airbrushing…

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