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Botox May Provide Migraine Relief Jun 3rd, 2020

Chronic migraine is a disorder distinct from other types of migraines, such as episodic migraine. Chronic migraine is more common, and the pain is greater in severity. There are various over the counter solutions available and there are steps you can take to minimize the chances of experiencing a migraine....

Feel Confident in Your Skin with Botox May 27th, 2020

Speaking of celebrities, a Harper’s BAZAAR article talks about some famous names that have had it done. A few of them may surprise you. Cindy Crawford and Linda Evangelista are two names that were once known as part of an elite group of supermodels comprising other fellow supermodels like Naomi...

Keeping the Skin Healthy Between Botox Treatments May 21st, 2020

Taking care of your skin isn’t as hard as you may think.If you aren’t doing so already, make sure you’re wearing sunscreen. While the natural vitamin D from the sun is good for the body, the ultraviolet rays can lead to wrinkles and sunspots. The blue light emitted from your...

Prolonging the Effects of Botox May 20th, 2020

External factors such as UV rays can also affect the duration of Botox. Hence, one way to make the effects last longer is to use protection when you’re out in the sun, such as by wearing sunscreen with an SPF of at least 30. Maintaining a workout is good but...

Hormone Therapy Shows Potential COVID-19 Treatment Promise May 12th, 2020

According to a new study, a therapy designed to reduce male testosterone as well as other hormones in patients dealing with prostate cancer may hold the key. The prostate cancer patients that were undergoing hormone therapy showed a lower risk of developing virus infection versus those that did not receive...

Progesterone May Help with Perimenopause May 6th, 2020

It turns out what she was missing was the proper levels of a hormone called progesterone.Perimenopause typically affects women between the ages of 35 to 57 and it’s usually when night sweats, as well as hot flashes, begin. What’s worse, these symptoms can stick around for more than a decade...

How Long Does a PRP Therapy Treatment Last? Apr 29th, 2020

Blood cells, for example, carry oxygen from the lungs to other parts of the body, and among these are platelets that assist the body in forming clots to prevent bleeding.Platelets also assist with wound healing and this one of the fundamental concepts behind platelet-rich plasma (PRP) therapy, which uses plasma...

Understanding the Different Types of Wrinkles Apr 23rd, 2020

Simply because a clinic or spa provides Botox injections, it doesn't mean all of the facial wrinkles are treated the same way. There are two distinct types of facial wrinkles: static and dynamic. Both of these may require separate treatments.Dynamic wrinkles, such as those caused by smiling, laughing, or squinting,...

Keeping the Skin Healthy under the Current Circumstances Apr 22nd, 2020

For those that need a temporary solution to reduce lines, there are steps you can take to keep the skin youthful in the meantime. A glass of wine is okay but make sure you drink it in moderation as too much can cause the skin to dehydrate and prematurely age...

Can Hormone Therapy Provide an Immune System Boost? Apr 16th, 2020

Your immune response strength inevitably worsens as you age. This is why older people tend to have more illnesses than younger people and are at higher risk of dying from these illnesses. Well before your final menstrual cycle, estrogen levels will begin to decrease. It is because, slowly, the ovaries...

Dermal Fillers or Botox? Apr 14th, 2020

Botox can help improve the appearance of facial expressions that result in lines and wrinkles. Dermal fillers contain ingredients that add fullness to areas thinning due to aging. This thinning in the cheeks, lips and around the mouth is normal. People should be mindful of risks and have reasonable standards...

Hormone Therapy for Men Apr 9th, 2020

Although the primary aim of this form of therapy is to improve or preserve the best possible quality of life, the therapy may help people prevent major diseases, as well as help them lose weight. Apart from a substantial reduction in the circumference of the waist, the therapy may also...

Stay Safe and Healthy by Using Telehealth Solutions Apr 8th, 2020

If you haven’t already, we encourage you to explore telehealth. This modern solution allows you to connect with your doctor virtually, ensuring there is no close contact while also fighting the spread of COVID-19. Furthermore, you may find that talking with your doctor from the comfort of your own home...

What Is Botox All About? Apr 1st, 2020

Botox procedures can and do work, provided they are supervised by a licensed doctor. They do make people look younger which in turn, typically makes them feel younger. While the injections may make a person hesitant to try it, these procedures are done using needles that are higher gauge, resulting...

Hormone Therapy May Help With Loss of Muscle Mar 26th, 2020

A form of muscle loss, sarcopenia usually affects older individuals and it increases the chances of falls, fractures, diabetes, and cardiovascular disease. It often affects women during the postmenopausal stage yet evidence does not exist suggesting a developmental correlation with a decrease in estrogen. A series of smaller studies have...

Hot Flashes May Be More Than Just Night Sweats Mar 25th, 2020

According to research published in Menopause, hot flashes among a small group of postmenopausal women were correlated with poorer verbal and logical memory test results. The participants were assessed using several different tests involving tasks such as word recognition, questionnaires, and more. Though research could still be considered preliminary, it...

Be Careful With Botox Parties Mar 19th, 2020

Although the procedure can potentially do wonders, it’s just as important to ensure that you’re having it done by someone who is licensed and has been trained. According to this article, one Botox party ended up with several people contracting hepatitis C, an infectious disease that can damage the liver....

PRP Therapy May Help With Acne Scars Mar 18th, 2020

The study involved more than seven trials and nearly 240 participants. Among these participants, some of them had their entire face while others had only half of their face evaluated. Among the participants that received the one-two punch of PRP plus microneedling, atrophic scar severity showed better results regardless of...

Woman Loves Her “Game Changing” Dermal Fillers Mar 12th, 2020

Dermal fillers may help with improving the appearance of nasolabial folds, saggy cheeks, chin wrinkles or other cosmetic issues. A recent Yahoo post tells the story of a woman who wanted to do something about the “puffy” bags below her eyes which did not bother her until she noticed some...

Botox May Help With Bruxism Mar 11th, 2020

According to a post in Town & Country, a solution to bruxism may be botox. The masseter muscle runs from the rear area of a person’s cheek to a bone in the lower jaw. It plays a vital role in helping a person chew solid food. When botox is injected...

Find Your Relief from Sudden Hot Flashes Mar 4th, 2020

Regardless of when they may occur, hot flashes are always unpleasant but they can be especially irksome at night. Disrupted sleep due to hot flashes can negatively affect your mood, you’ll feel an increased sense of tiredness, and you may find it difficult to concentrate the next day. As a...

The Rise of “Brotox” Feb 26th, 2020

Smiling can do wonders for the body and mind, but those smile lines may also result in fine lines and wrinkles that become more pronounced as you age. With Botox (or Brotox if you prefer), these moderate to severe lines such as creases in the forehead or frown lines can...

Rejuvenate the Body From the Inside out With IV Therapy Feb 20th, 2020

For one, IV therapy may help with physical and emotional wellness. By keeping the body well-balanced, there are fewer chances of anxiety, it’s easier to fight the effects of fatigue, the immune system remains in good shape, and cognitive function is sharper. Furthermore, if you maintain an active lifestyle, IV...

Hormone Therapy May Reduce Muscle Loss Feb 18th, 2020

The study evaluated over 4,000 women post-menopause and focused on the length of hormone therapy use and how it affected muscle mass as well as sarcopenia. Indeed, the research conclusion showed that the use of hormone therapy for a prolonged period may lead to greater muscle mass and less of...

Achieve Your Body Goals with Weight Management Therapy Feb 13th, 2020

Dr. Martinez-Noda is specialized in adult weight-loss counseling for all ages. He helps patients lose excess body fat, particularly in areas that often present problems like the hips, arms, lower abdomen, and thighs. His services prevent side effects like fatigue, headaches, feeling hungry and changes in mood. Each plan is...

Could PRP Get Rid of Acne Scars? Feb 12th, 2020

This common skin condition may lead to the person becoming self-conscious and it may also have additional effects, such as causing a person to have a negative image of their body. To make matters worse, acne can leave behind unpleasant scars in adulthood, also affecting a person’s appearance. Platelet-rich plasma...

Is Hormone Therapy the Solution to Miscarriages? Feb 5th, 2020

One research involved providing a dose of progesterone to women with a history of miscarriage also dealing with early pregnancy bleeding. During the early stages of pregnancy, this hormone is naturally secreted by the ovaries and placenta and plays a crucial role in ensuring the health of the pregnancy.In one...

Rejuvenate the Skin with PDO Thread Lifting Jan 31st, 2020

Thread lifting of polydioxanone (PDO) is a non-surgical treatment typically involved in rejuvenating facial skin that’s begun to sag. Our PDO Thread Lifting specialist Dr. Peter Martinez-Noda will inject special surgical-grade threads using a fine needle into the skin during this procedure. These threads are comprised of the PDO material, commonly used...

PRP Therapy Is More Than Just Cosmetic Jan 30th, 2020

Although PRP therapy is geared largely to individuals dealing with issues like torn tendons or sprains, the treatment may help to boost overall health, especially among patients who are going through the aging process and may be dealing with the common pains and aches. When it comes to its cosmetic...

The Unwelcome Arrival of Hot Flashes Jan 23rd, 2020

Although hot flashes aren't associated with danger, they're undesirable. They usually involve a sudden feeling of heat near the upper body that spreads into the arms, the neck, and the face and may cause a "flushed" appearance. They can stick around for thirty seconds to several minutes. The duration of...

Keep the Body Hydrated with IV Infusions Jan 15th, 2020

Remembering that the human body consists of a large amount of water, dehydration can make itself apparent through the skin appearing thin or dry. IV therapy infuses moisture to the skin cells, supplying them with vital nourishment that results in radiant, youthful skin. Are you someone who participates in regular...

Platelet-Rich Plasma Therapy and Its Numerous Benefits Jan 8th, 2020

Public figures and athletes are using it to help with boosting recovery, yet there is so much more to PRP than meets the eye. To briefly explain what PRP therapy is, it uses a patient's blood to allow the body's natural growth factors. In this form of therapy, doctors isolate...

A New, Youthful You in 2020 Jan 2nd, 2020

Whether it is a calming facial treatment or an anti-cellulite treatment, you can find a wide range of med spa Miami services to help you reverse imperfections and look radiant, regardless of your age. Our medical spa services are extensive. You can choose a facial to give your skin a...

Which Dermal Filler Is Right for You? Dec 18th, 2019

The two most popular types of dermal fillers are Restylane and Radiesse, both of which are used for dermal cell regeneration and are certified by the FDA. Using hyaluronic acid, these fillers moisturize the skin, restoring cells and fighting the effects of wrinkles. While both of these solutions function as...

Using Botox for Migraine Treatment Dec 11th, 2019

The article tells the story of a woman who had been suffering from migraines for well over a decade after being involved in a car accident where she endured several injuries. The migraines were so severe the woman felt as if her head was going to burst and often had...

PRP Therapy May Help with Intimacy Issues Dec 5th, 2019

The article talks about a woman who has turned to PRP therapy, with the results leading to a “big difference” in regards to her romantic life. A patient’s blood is placed in a device called a centrifuge which separates the platelets from the rest of the cells in the blood....

What Can Botox Do for You? Dec 5th, 2019

Botox may prove highly effective in keeping the skin looking youthful and rejuvenated when used alongside a regular skin care routine. It will remove wrinkles while improving complexion without having to resort to complicated surgical procedures. Nasolabial folds (known as smile lines) may develop around the sides of the mouth....

How PRP Assists with Cosmetic Surgery Dec 2nd, 2019

As suggested by its name, Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP) is plasma with particularly rich platelets versus what is typically found in the blood. The concentration of the platelet may be five to ten times higher than normal. With research into PRP being ongoing, there is more evidence of how PRP...

What Are Some of the Signs of a Hormone Imbalance? Nov 27th, 2019

This may be due to a hormone imbalance, which can affect the body in ways other than being moody or having a poor libido. In women, losing estrogen may cause sleepless nights or poor cycles of sleep when they go through menopause. Estrogen assists the body in temperature regulation, meaning...

Using PRP to Treat Hair Loss Nov 21st, 2019

If hair follicles get damaged or if hair growth and shedding disturbance happen, it can lead to hair loss. This is also attributed to disorders such as alopecia, which causes hair to fall out in patches and can affect men and women. The study involved a trial with results published...

Hormone Treatment May Improve Mental Health Nov 14th, 2019

Hormones can start to drop as a person ages, resulting in issues such as decreased libido or impaired immune function. Bioidentical hormone replacement therapy (BHRT) is an effective way of maintaining healthy levels of hormones and improving overall well-being. Some new research also provides evidence of how postmenopausal women might...

Improve Overall Wellness with Bioidentical Hormone Replacement Therapy Nov 14th, 2019

The hormones of the body are largely responsible for controlling many of its basic bodily functions. They function as a communication system of sorts, allowing cells to communicate with each other and coordinate processes like digestion and growth, immune function, a person’s libido, and even your mood. Hence, even the...