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Which One Should I Choose, Xeomin or Botox?

Xeomin is a temperature-stable botulinum toxin type A injection whose proven effectivity and stability parallels that of Botox. Botox maintains an unprecedented track record as the most in-demand non-surgical, skin rejuvenation procedure. It has paved the way for the cosmetic usage of botulinum toxins as a stable and effective solution to eliminate signs of aging. Botulinum toxin type A injections have been extensively proven to treat moderate to severe lines, wrinkles, and folds. Several repu ... READ MORE
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PPE For COVID-19: All That You Need to Know

PPE, or personal protective equipment, are protective apparel worn over a person’s body and clothing to prevent exposure to viral contaminants and other safety and impact hazards. PPE gear used to be enforced only in workplaces with occupational hazards to the employees’ health and safety. Workers in hospitals, laboratories, construction sites, and factories, among others, are all required to wear PPE. The pandemic has reshaped what “normal” means. Due to the risk of tr ... READ MORE
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Is Botox Worth It?

Botox is the most sought-after non-surgical treatment worldwide, used to erase traces of vertical frown lines, horizontal forehead lines, and crow’s feet. Despite its known effectivity and reputation, a lot of patients have been discouraged from undergoing Botox treatments because of claims that it results in a frozen face or an unnatural, cosmetic-heavy look. Botox, in itself, has endless applications not only in aesthetic cosmetic procedures but also in the field of medicine. It is use ... READ MORE
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Do Mesotherapy Injections Work?

Mesotherapy injections have recently taken the spotlight as a non-invasive technique that produce visible and sustainable results in rejuvenating the skin. With the upsurge of cosmetic innovations and beauty trends, it is easy to get lost amongst the many choices of treatments that promise radiant, younger-looking skin. Different mesotherapy products improve and enhance specific target areas. Mesotherapy has applications in face and neck rejuvenation, body sculpting, localized fat and cellulit ... READ MORE
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Tips & Tricks to Lessen the Impact of COVID-19 on Your Business

With the number of COVID-19 cases globally rising, you must prioritize the safety of your staff and patients! Social distancing plays a key role in preventing the spread of coronavirus and the medical and aesthetic industry is particularly vulnerable due to frequent direct contact with the public. Read on for tips and tricks to minimize the impact of COVID-19 on your practice: Education Before creating a plan of action, educate yourself and your staff about the disease, its progress, and exp ... READ MORE
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Botox Vs. Other Botulinum Toxins

While Botox and botulinum are often used synonymously, they are in fact very different! Botox is a drug manufactured by Allergan, whereas botulinum is a toxic compound produced by the bacterium Clostridium botulinum.  The primary compound of Botox, which is derived from botulinum, is known as onabotulinumtoxinA. Its primary mechanism of action is the relaxation of muscles and the blocking of pain impulses from the brain. Botox was the first drug to be approved by the Food and Drug Adminis ... READ MORE
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Plastic Surgery as a Status Symbol

Beauty standards and social status have always been linked. In fact, beauty ideals have historically related to an individual’s wealth and ability to present themselves a certain way. For example, pale skin was revered as high class in Victorian England, while the ancient Greeks preferred a voluptuous female form. Today, we are seeing a strong connection between social status and plastic surgery. In this article, we’ll explore the connection between the two and what it means for your ... READ MORE
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Offering Profiloplasty

A novel option for enhancing the appearance of the face is profiloplasty – a non-surgical and non-invasive intervention. The procedure is intended to improve the profile of the patient by balancing out the proportions of the face. It utilizes dermal fillers for chin augmentation, rhinoplasty and, in some cases, lip augmentation. Many people do not realize how facial features influence one another and the appearance of the face, focusing primarily on their one dominant aesthetic feature ins ... READ MORE
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Cosmetic Filler Removal - Why? | Doctor Medica

Cosmetic surgery and augmentation are more popular than ever, and this trend is showing no signs of slowing down. Recent technological advances in the realm of cosmetic fillers have led to a surge in popularity and minimally invasive aesthetic procedures are in increased demand. However, in recent years, cosmetic filler removal has also become a common request. Here, we’ll explore why patients are seeking to remove their fillers and what can be expected from t ... READ MORE
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2020 Cosmetic Surgery Trends

As technological innovation has made aesthetic procedures more accessible and less invasive, cosmetic surgery has become increasingly popular. The American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS) reports that Americans are spending more on cosmetic surgery and minimally invasive procedures than ever before. In 2016, the total amount spent on these cosmetic treatments reached $16 billion, with experts predicting that this trend will continue to increase. If you want to keep up with the demand of your ... READ MORE
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