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The Liquid Facelift: FAQs with a Facial Plastic Surgeon

Published on May 2023 The Liquid Facelift: FAQs with a Facial Plastic Surgeon Last month we discussed the nuances of botulinum. toxin (e.g., Botox) and its powerful role in facial rejuvenation. This month we will discuss a similarly popular anti- aging modality, dermal fillers, and the associated “liquid facelift.” By the end of this article, I hope you will appreciate why the instant results, quick treatment time, and minimal downtime make facial fillers so appealing for those seeking a non-surgical option for facial rejuvenation. First, tell me what exactly are Facial Fillers? Facial fillers, herein referred to as “fillers,” represent a variety […]

Botox for the Boomer

Published on April 2023 Botox for the Boomer In last month’s article, we discussed the anatomy of facial aging. Today, we will explore one of the many solutions available to help reverse and/ or prevent signs of aging. Join me as I discuss the nuances of perhaps the most popular anti-aging procedure available today, botulinum toxin, or more commonly referred to as “Botox.” What exactly is botulinum toxin? Botulinum toxin, commonly referred to as “Botox” or “toxin” for short, represents a powerful neuromodulator derived from a toxin purified from a bacterium, Clostridium botulinum. To clarify, one should know there exists several tradenames […]

All Smiles: Rejuvenating the Perioral Region

Published on December 2021 All Smiles: Rejuvenating the Perioral Region As mask mandates loosen and ZOOM calls become more commonplace, more attention is being placed on the area that lies beneath the mask-the smile. So too the Holiday Season has officially begun, meaning that more close interactions with family, friends, and loved ones will be had. That said, this month’s article will focus on how to reverse the signs of aging around the mouth using a variety of non-surgical and surgical modalities befitting any budget or aesthetic. As theys ay, “nothing you wear is more important than your smile.” Lines and […]
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