Blog Archive

What Can I Expect From My Laser Leg Vein Treatment? Jan 20th, 2022

No matter what age you are, if you find yourself wanting to cover up in the summer months and avoid the beaches altogether, Peter Martinez-Noda, D.O., family medicine in Miami, can help you achieve a clear look on your legs. Through years of experience and advanced technology, more days at...

Here’s What You Need to Become an Esthetician Jan 12th, 2022

Florida is ranked in the top five states for employment for estheticians, and with a thriving beauty scene in Miami, it makes a great place to find your dream career. In fact, Florida currently has well over 2,000 licensed skin care specialists across the state!   To become an esthetician...

What You Should Know About Baby Botox Jan 5th, 2022

It's a term used for the injections of very small doses of neurotoxin to get a more natural look. It's really just lower doses of Botox.   However, botox is not the only brand that can be used to microdose the injection. Dysport, Jeuveau, and Xeomin can all achieve the...

Botox May Reduce Anxiety Jan 3rd, 2022

In recent years, you may have also heard about the many different ways Botox can help not just cosmetically but medically as well (think migraines). A new study from the University of California San Diego has found a new use for the injection - reducing anxiety.    The study found...

Keep Your Skin in Great Shape During the Holidays Dec 22nd, 2021

True, sugar and alcohol play a part in breakouts and dull or tired-looking skin, but there are a few ways you can combat these skin issues during the holidays. Family medicine Miami has collected some of the most useful ways to do just that!   The first rule of keeping...

Laser Leg Vein Treatment in Miami Dec 15th, 2021

This may keep you from showing off your legs, and many people feel embarrassed - but it does not have to be that way! Dr. Peter Martinez-Noda, DO, has both experience and the technology to eliminate unwanted leg vein appearances so you can get back to feeling confident and comfortable...

What You Can Expect From a Chemical Peel Dec 13th, 2021

Chemical peels are one of the most popular methods to help restore a healthy look to the skin on your face, with results lasting, helping you feel more confident in the skin you're in.    Whether it's per the recommendation of a dermatologist to help fight acne, you want to...

Ways to Treat Yourself This Holiday Season Dec 2nd, 2021

As the year comes to a close, you may be daunted with stress, deadlines, and plenty of other things that can cause wear and tear on your skin. This year, give yourself the gift of feeling good with antiaging and wellness services from our family medicine in Miami clinic!  ...

Could These Thanksgiving Foods Benefit Your Skin? Nov 24th, 2021

There's nothing quite like getting together with loved ones and eating a delicious meal. While some fear the health repercussions of a day or two of heavy eating, some Thanksgiving dishes are actually good for your skin.    Turkey has high levels of Zinc, which is an essential trace mineral...

What Botox Can Do (Besides Help With Wrinkles) Nov 18th, 2021

We constantly see patients for Botox procedures at our family medicine in Miami clinic. While it is commonly known that Botox can help treat and prevent fine lines and wrinkles, there are a wide array of uses Botox has that many do not know about.    In 2010, the FDA...

Platelet-Rich Plasma May Help With Knee Pain Nov 11th, 2021

The FDA has yet to approve platelet-rich plasma in OA of the knee, but it could soon become a viable treatment option.    Platelet rich plasma therapy in Miami has been found to speed up the healing process and improve functions by reducing pain. Using injections of a patient's own...

How Sleep Can Impact Your Skin Nov 4th, 2021

Did you know that poor sleep can negatively impact the way your skin looks? Most adults should be getting a full seven to nine hours of sleep, and when sticking to that regime, skin can look bright and youthful. However, a lack of sleep can leave your skin dull with...

What is the Difference Between Botox and Xeomin? Oct 29th, 2021

Botox has built up a credible reputation, thus getting the spotlight as a name for the treatment in general rather than just a brand name. However, there are a few different FDA-approved treatments: Botox, Xeomin, Dysport, and Juneau.    The treatment itself, available with Botox at family medicine Miami, is...

October Special: IV Infusion Therapy Oct 21st, 2021

IV infusion therapy boosts your immune system and is a great way to help protect your immune system against viral illnesses during cold and flu season. Enjoy 20% off your treatments - two one-hour therapy treatments to boost and recharge your immune system. To book an appointment:  

The Most Popular Cosmetic Treatments of the Last Year Oct 14th, 2021

Semi-invasive cosmetic procedures, also known as minimally invasive cosmetic procedures, are any cosmetic treatments that break the skin. Implants and facelifts would be considered invasive, while Botox and lip injections would be classified as minimally invasive.    However, some procedures are more popular than others. In fact, there have been...

Questions to Discuss Before Getting Botox Oct 13th, 2021

Before getting Botox, you should set up a consultation with family medicine Miami doctor, Dr, Peter Martinez-Noda to get informed and comfortable with the procedure. This conversation will cover a few very important details about you and your Botox treatment.  We will first discuss with you what your motivating concerts are for...

September Social Saturday - Up to 30% Off! Sep 22nd, 2021

Allergan/Dysport Botox: $350 Fillers: $525 Platelet Rich Fibrin (PRF): $330 Fillers (Restylane) and Botox combo: $800 Fillers (Radiesse) and Botox: $900   Come visit us at our family medicine Miami office, located at 7000 SW 87th Ave, STE 101, Miami, FL 33173. We are open Mondays to Fridays, 9 AM...

30% Off Potenza Microneedling at PMN Health and Wellness This September Sep 15th, 2021

While individual results vary, the procedure typically lasts anywhere from 25 to 35 minutes and only has a five-day recovery period, if any. Plus, it is practically painless!   As your skin ages, it loses its elasticity, causing drooping, wrinkles, and even blemishes. Potenza radiofrequency microneedling can address not only...

September Special: IV Nutritional Therapy Sep 10th, 2021

IV nutritional therapy can do a lot for you - like help with recovery and performance, re-energize your body, and help fight off illness. Our treatments are customized to help bring you instant results.  Infusion therapy administers medication through a single needle or catheter into the vein. It can be...

Botox Could Help Dental Issues Sep 2nd, 2021

However, Botox has a wide range of benefits that extend past looking and feeling good - it can even help with dental pain. Botox can be injected in the mouth and jaw areas, and when paired with professional dental care, the symptoms of certain dental problems can be reduced.   ...

Don't Try Lip Fillers at Home Aug 26th, 2021

Scrolling Pinterest for ways to do things on your own is a great way to pass the time, but plumping lips and DIY don't go together.    If you want to change the appearance of your lips, consult a specialist at PMN Health and Wellness. We provide services such as...

Sculpt Your Body With SculpSure Aug 18th, 2021

SculpSure is an effective method for body contouring. It shapes and removes excess fat, especially that hard to lose fat you just can't seem to shake with diet and exercise alone.    SculpSure treats the abdomen, thighs, flanks, and under the chin by raising the temperature of fat to get...

Free Consultations for Laser Hair Removal Aug 12th, 2021

Our general family medicine, anti-aging, and wellness center, located in Miami, FL, is a great place to go for the first time and returning patients using laser hair removal. We also accept Care Credit!   In addition to laser hair removal treatments, we also offer:   Family medicine in Miami...

Chemical Peel FAQs Aug 5th, 2021

They are safe and effective, utilizing mild acids to break through the top layer of skin. There are three types; superficial, medium, and deep peels. Chemical peels include glycolic, salicylic, and beta hydroxy acids with the help of herbal elements to treat your skin. PMN Health and Wellness, family medicine...

Why You Shouldn’t Try Microneedling at Home Jul 29th, 2021

While this is an excellent option for facemasks and manicures, some procedures should only be done by the experts - microneedling being one of them.    Microneedingling, sometimes referred to as dermarolling, has gained popularity fast over the years to rejuvenate the skin and provide visible results against acne, stretch...

Lip Augmentation Myths to Stop Believing Right Now Jul 23rd, 2021

Lip fillers are a safe way to amplify your smile, but unfortunately, there have been some procedures where physicians did not take the time and care to do it the right way, resulting in a circulation of myths. For some, these botched jobs have caused them to view lip fillers...

Scared of Needles? Try These 3 Alternative Treatments to Botox Jul 15th, 2021

It’s been ranked by the American Society of Plastic Surgeons as the number one minimally invasive cosmetic procedure. In 2020 alone, nearly 4 million Americans opted for a Botox treatment. It has several health and beauty benefits, but what if you are scared of needles? Good news - there are...

Can You Get Botox if You Had the Covid-19 Vaccine? Jul 7th, 2021

The pandemic saw many people returning to a focus on self-care and beauty enhancements, and Botox was no stranger. If you have recently had Botox and the vaccine or are thinking about getting either, you may be wondering how will they affect each other.   There is no official guideline...

B-12 and Enhancement Shot Specials this Summer Jun 30th, 2021

Get ten shots for $100 or 30 shots for $250. It's a deal you don't want to miss.    B-12 enhancement shots have been growing in popularity for good reason. Our body needs B vitamins for energy, and a deficiency can lead to health problems like long-term fatigue and permanent...

A Brief History of Medical Spas Jun 23rd, 2021

The blaze of medical technology in the late twentieth century made way to help those wishing to get cosmetic procedures avoid the time, cost, and risks that come with surgery. Medical spas have made a name for themselves within the beauty industry and have helped boost the demand and love...

Botox Can Help With These Medical Conditions Jun 17th, 2021

Since its FDA approval nearly 30 years ago, it has become a standard for cosmetic procedures and developed for multiple medical conditions and therapeutic uses. Family medicine Miami can provide you with a safe and enjoyable Botox treatment. Call us today to book your appointment!   Botox can help with...

Laser Hair Removal Specials Jun 10th, 2021

We're also offering 20% off our weight management treatments for a limited time! Don't miss out on a great opportunity to practice some self-care. Being an adult comes with a growing list of overwhelming frustrations - you deserve to do something nice for yourself.    Self-care is anything that you...

Botox Social Saturday Jun 2nd, 2021

Botox will be just $335! Botox is a popular method of skincare, and is a great way to take care of your skin, especially as you start aging around 25. It can help prevent wrinkles and skin sagging, giving your skin a plump but natural look. The effects will be...

What You Should Know About Chemical Peels Jun 2nd, 2021

They are essentially facials that are done by a certified dermatologist where chemical solutions and agents are put onto your skin, causing the top layer to peel off after a while. This allows the softer and smoother skin underneath to become more visible. Chemical peels can be done on your...

Botox Can Help With Migraines and Headaches May 21st, 2021

Before that, Botox had been used for purely cosmetic purposes. However, a surgeon discovered his patients reported far fewer headaches after getting Botox, and the rest is history! Around 35 million Americans suffer from migraines. An estimated 43% of women and 18% of men will likely suffer from migraines in...

Debunking Common Lip Augmentation Myths May 14th, 2021

Many people get lips fillers to enhance their lip’s natural shape, helping them feel more confident. Don’t believe every myth you hear. Lip augmentation is a completely safe procedure and, when done correctly, can result in a beautiful smile and lasting confidence.  Myth #1: Lip augmentation makes your lips puffy...

How Platelet-Rich Plasma Therapy Works May 6th, 2021

This procedure harnesses the power of protein and growth factors to enhance the function of cells, which ends up in overall better health.  Plasma is the liquid element of your blood where all the red and white blood cells, along with salts and vitamins, are suspended. Platelets, tiny cell fragments...

What Exactly is Hair Botox? Apr 29th, 2021

Keratin treatments, hair glossing treatments, scalp treatments, not to mention constant trips to the salon, and an abundance of hair products.    Hair botox is a new hair treatment and is quickly becoming popular in many hair salons. It is said to rejuvenate hair and restore shine and health. So,...

Saturday Specials on April 24 Apr 23rd, 2021

Specials for Social Saturday include laser hair removal services, including a $399 Bikini Laser Treatment (originally $1500!)   Prepping for your laser hair treatment ahead of time is easy and will help you have a great experience! Some general guidelines to follow are:   Make sure your skin is fresh...

Getting Back in the Beauty Routines Apr 14th, 2021

In a world where it was normal for people to have weekly visits to hair and nail salons, aestheticians, and other places for beauty care, many now favor at-home and DIY routines.    People are excited to get back to a sense of normality but also anxious to return to...

Hormone Therapy Benefits During Menopause Mar 24th, 2021

A trial published in a menopause journal involving more than 200 women in the postmenopause phase was treated with various hormone therapy types over a six-month period. The number of people who awoke two or three times during the night to use the restroom declined from 28% at baseline to 16% after...

Injectables Beyond the Forehead Mar 17th, 2021

Some of the following information may seem familiar but you may find some useful information you didn’t already know when it comes to where to have Botox or dermal fillers done. Doing a Google search will likely reveal that injectables can do a lot to boost a person’s self-esteem. Injectors...

Experiencing Hot Flashes Mar 11th, 2021

Hot flashes are caused by an enlarged yet transient hormonal reaction in the thermoregulator, the hypothalamus, which causes the blood vessels in the skin to dilate, resulting in a surge of blood to the skin's surface.  As a result, this causes sweating, a flushed feeling, and potentially unpleasant feelings of...

Join Our Beauty Party and Save Mar 3rd, 2021

Celebrities use Botox frequently and as research continues into its effects, it’s increasingly being used for non-cosmetic purposes like potentially treating migraines. If you’re thinking about getting Botox or another cosmetic procedure, we want you to join us at our Beauty & Botox Private Party happening this Saturday, March 6....

The History of Botox Feb 24th, 2021

it has achieved an iconic status where hundreds of thousands of people use it to improve their appearance or even possibly address chronic conditions like migraines. Today, we’d like to go a little deeper into its history. Don’t forget to check out our family medicine Miami services when you get a chance....

“Zoom Face” Has People Exploring Botox Feb 22nd, 2021

This has led some people to take a closer look at what one person calls their “Zoom face”. As people can see themselves on camera and how they look, not everyone is pleased with the results. Hence, some people are seeking solutions to look better on camera, and one of...

Keep the Weight Loss Momentum Going Feb 16th, 2021

Dr. Martinez-Noda has deep experience in adult weight-loss therapy. He assists patients with losing extra body fat, especially in places like the hips, arms, lower belly, and thighs where losing weight can prove trickier. Side effects such as exhaustion, headaches, getting hungry, and mood swings are avoided by his services.Each...

You’ve Got Botox Questions, We Have Answers Feb 15th, 2021

Let’s examine a few common questions and we’ll provide some simple answers to help you get started. How long will Botox effects stick around? The effects of Botox will start to become noticeable mere days after having the procedure performed. Patients will begin to see the full effects in about...

Enhance the Temple With Dermal Fillers Feb 4th, 2021

Dermal fillers in the temples are largely risk-free and can be used for a range of benefits. Your temple areas lose volume when you mature, resulting in a "hollow" appearance as the natural thickness of the skin begins to decline. Dermal fillers such as hyaluronic acid will allow the temples...

All About Hot Flashes Jan 29th, 2021

Although these symptoms have been experienced on and off for years, some respondents said they had been experiencing the symptoms for decades or longer. Hot flashes may not be life-threatening, but few would likely disagree about their unpleasantness. Near the upper body, they generally entail a sudden sense of heat...

Premature Menopause May Lead to More Severe Symptoms Jan 27th, 2021

POI is a condition where functions in the ovaries cease, resulting in premature menopause. In women with POI, the researchers studied menopause symptoms and evaluated them against the intensity and frequency of related symptoms in women who had normal menopause. The study involved over 250 women. The researchers found that...

The Other Advantages of Botox Jan 25th, 2021

By softly paralyzing the muscles below the forehead and eyes, Botox eliminates fine lines and wrinkles. If you're looking to pursue Botox, here are a few advantages beyond fine lines and wrinkles that Botox may provide based on ongoing observations. Migraine relief. Botox is known to be a therapeutic measure...

Sexual Dysfunction Affects Women Differently Jan 13th, 2021

The study aimed to establish the efficacy of hormone therapy in lowering the risk and improving sexual behavior.While hot flashes are readily categorized as the most common symptom of menopause, other complications frequently surround the process, including changes that impair the libido, sexual pleasure, and general sexual activity of a...

Here’s to You in 2021 Jan 6th, 2021

You will find a wide variety of med spa Miami services to help you adjust any perceived imperfections and appear flawless, no matter your age, whether it be a soothing facial massage or a treatment to deal with cellulite. Our facilities at the medical spa are comprehensive. When tackling lines...

Choosing Between Botox and Fillers in 2021 Dec 22nd, 2020

Botox and dermal fillers are also options for curing wrinkles on the face and both are provided by injection, which are similar recommendations for making the face look younger. However, they function and are used differently, considering their similarity.Botox can go by distinct names, but they all share the same...

Botox Saves a Man’s Voice Dec 16th, 2020

However, as research continues into its capabilities beyond the cosmetic, doctors are finding incredible ways to help patients in other ways. Take for example the story of a 62-year-old man who found himself facing difficulties with his voice last year, making it tough to speak normally. On top of that,...

Where Are Cosmetic Treatments Headed in 2021? Dec 11th, 2020

With the meteoric rise of services like Zoom that has become the new norm for conducting meetings or job interviews, more people wish to improve their on-camera appearance or they simply want to get rid of fine lines and wrinkles. With less than a month to go before 2021 arrives,...

Is Botox Capable of Helping With Negative Emotions? Dec 9th, 2020

The regular application of Botox is an agent that may help the skin while also lowering the chances of stress and depressive emotions. This can be pretty helpful. There are significant unfavorable skin effects caused by stress, depression, or anger. Stress, for example, is notorious for accelerating the development of...

What Cosmetic Procedures Are Among the Most Popular? Dec 4th, 2020

That's why Qunomedical has evaluated internal search data to decide which cosmetic procedures are among those being sought the most by users. In the United States, the top fourteen searches for cosmetic procedures on Qunomedical in 2020 were names many people may be familiar with. These included Botox, rhinoplasty, lip...

Hair Loss and PRP Dec 1st, 2020

The findings can lead to new hair care solutions alongside currently available options. There is a possibility of hair loss should hair follicles become weakened or if hair growth and shedding disruptions occur. This is often due to diseases such as alopecia, which affects men and women alike by causing...

Get Your Skin Holiday Ready Nov 24th, 2020

Let’s explore a few ways you may wish to get your skin holiday ready. The holidays may cause stress which can reflect on the face. With Botox, you can soften up the expression and get rid of wrinkles near the mouth or the common “crow’s feet” to create a more...

Feeling Extra Tired? It May Be Your Hormones Nov 19th, 2020

While it may seem like outside factors are causing these unpleasant feelings, the culprit may be a hormone imbalance.As you age, your hormone levels will fluctuate, and this may be exacerbated by injuries or health conditions like hypogonadism, where the ovaries or testes fail to produce sufficient levels of sex...

Cold Flashes May Be Triggered by Hormones Nov 16th, 2020

The hypothalamus is located in the brain and it’s responsible for regulating a person’s temperature. If hormones are not in sync, the hypothalamus may not do its job properly, resulting in cold flashes. During an anxiety or panic attack, the body’s fight or flight response is activated, leading to symptoms...

Cosmetic Treatments for Every Age Nov 5th, 2020

We’ll begin with your twenties. This is when lines in the forehead or crow’s feet may begin to develop. If it’s something you’re noticing, you may wish to look into common cosmetic treatments like Botox to help prevent the lines from developing or possibly becoming more pronounced as you age....

Hormone Therapy for Breast Cancer Nov 3rd, 2020

Hormone treatment helps tackle breast tumors that react to hormones such as estrogen and progesterone. For certain tumors, breast cancer cells have receptor proteins that bind to estrogen and progesterone to assist in the development of cancer cells. Treatments of hormone therapy also referred to as endocrine therapy, help prevent...

More Men Are Choosing Non-Surgical Cosmetic Treatments Oct 28th, 2020

To help him feel better about himself, he decided to become one of the 150,000+ men in the United Kingdom to seek non-surgical cosmetic treatments. In the case of the man we’re discussing, he decided on dermal fillers and Botox. These cosmetic treatments like Botox and dermal fillers and the...

Don’t Believe the Botox Myths Oct 21st, 2020

A common misconception about Botox is that it results in a “frozen” look where a person loses their ability to create facial expressions. This is not true. Provided you’re having the injections done by a trained doctor at a reputable place, Botox will simply enhance your face while keeping its...

Could Botox Be Used to Treat Depression? Oct 15th, 2020

Skaggs School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences at the University of California – San Diego researchers have examined the effects of Botox using data from more than 35,000 people. The researchers examined, using statistical calculations if the participants underwent deviations from the anticipated average depressive symptoms. For eight distinct factors...

Even Celebrities Believe in Hormone Therapy Oct 14th, 2020

Her natural and rich hair may be at least partially based on the bioidentical hormone therapy she has been receiving, something which, according to the article, is also being used by famous names. Billionaire philanthropist Oprah Winfrey, legendary entertainer Madonna, and Oscar-winning actress Angelina Jolie have all used them for...

Rejuvenate the Skin Safely With PRP Oct 8th, 2020

The platelets have growth factors within them, which are proteins that stimulate the skin's various biochemical processes. Specifically, PRP is a perfect way to promote the development of collagen and boost skin microcirculation. To collect the plasma that is then either injected or microneedled into the tissue, the blood of...

Could Botox Help With TMJ Relief? Oct 6th, 2020

Pain is common along with the restricted movement of the mandible. Though not life-threatening, the disorder can affect a person’s quality of life due to the symptoms which may become tough to manage and chronic. Some potential treatments for TMJ include mouth guards, facial massages, acupuncture, and ice rollers, but...

Hormone Therapy May Help Fight Atherosclerosis Oct 1st, 2020

As research continues into its positive effects, a recent study suggests hormone therapy may also be useful in slowing down atherosclerosis, a narrowing of the arteries due to plaque buildup. Atherosclerosis is among the most common factors in heart disease. The study involves using hormone therapy to examine how it...

The Many Advantages of Botox Sep 25th, 2020

Unlike most surgical treatments, the results of Botox are noticeable in mere hours versus days or weeks. The injections can be performed in as little as five to ten minutes and it is certainly a much less invasive approach. It is also possible to use Botox therapy at an earlier...

Addressing Wrinkles Non-Surgically Sep 17th, 2020

Dermal fillers such as Restylane, for example, are excellent non-surgical options capable of boosting facial contour. Micro-needling with platelet-rich plasma (PRP) is another option capable of improving the skin’s texture and visual aesthetic. Both of these have different purposes. Dermal fillers will focus on facial contour and “plump up” skin...

The Tie Between Menopause and Depression Sep 17th, 2020

What’s worse, according to a recent study published in Menopause involving more than 13,000 women between the ages of 45 to 64, this early menopause significantly increases the risk of depression.The key hypothesis behind the increased risk for depression may have to do with estrogen levels, according to a specialist...

Celebrity Uses Botox to Deal With Headaches Sep 10th, 2020

One of its additional positive effects is potentially helping with headaches, and that’s being reinforced by a major celebrity. You may be familiar with Chrissy Teigen. The multitalented model married to singer, songwriter, producer and actor John Legend is a social media and television fixture and she is currently pregnant...

Hormone Therapy May Help Prevent Alzheimer's in Women Sep 4th, 2020

The disease typically affects women more than men and research into its causes continues. A recent article suggests that beyond the potential ties between menopause and Alzheimer’s, the results of a study showed that replacing estrogen may help with protecting women against developing Alzheimer’s and its progress. In animal trials,...

Botox May Help with TMJ Disorder Sep 2nd, 2020

Besides jaw pain, TMJ symptoms may also include pain or aches near the ears, a sort of “popping” or clicking sound when you open or close your mouth, the aforementioned headaches, and even pain in the shoulders or neck. Some people may also experience swelling of the face, pain in...

Protect Your Skin with Sunscreen Properly Aug 27th, 2020

Sunscreen with an SPF of 30 is generally considered the minimum to protect the skin. However, there may be those under the impression that even if they use a sunscreen product with the highest SPF available, it will suffice. Most sunscreen products will last for about two hours though this...

The Rise of Cosmetic Procedures to Improve Zoom Appearance Aug 26th, 2020

According to a recent article, the American Society of Plastic Surgeons is reporting a significant uptick in demand for cosmetic procedures. Among these procedures seeing greater adoption is Botox injections, which can reduce wrinkles and other notable signs of aging. Some of the common reasons being mentioned by patients for...

Find Out What Can Botox Do for You Aug 20th, 2020

We’ll begin with the forehead where Botox is frequently used in the area called the Glabella to reduce or soften the appearance of the forehead’s vertical lines. These are also referred to as the “11s” and they are commonly found between the eyebrows. With Botox, you can potentially cut down...

Don’t Believe the Testosterone Myths Aug 12th, 2020

  Gentlemen, are you finding harder to get some much-needed rest at night, or do you find yourself lacking motivation? While quarantining may be playing a role, something else you may not have thought of is the possibility of low testosterone. Some people may be under the false assumption that...

PMN Health and Wellness Is Joining the Fight Against COVID-19 Aug 6th, 2020

  The spread of COVID-19 continues and people remain understandably concerned about their health. At PMN Health and Wellness, we know that ensuring your immune system is operating at its peak performance is one strong step toward reducing your odds of contracting the virus, alongside practicing other measures like social...

Botox May Help with Fighting Depression Aug 4th, 2020

Depression affects millions of people around the world but, according to the source article, common treatments may not prove to be sufficiently effective for a large chunk of people, even if they are following a treatment plan. This has lead to doctors exploring other ways of helping people find some...

Hormone Therapy May Help with UTI Prevention Jul 29th, 2020

A common issue that arises from menopause is urinary tract infection (UTI) which may affect any part of the urinary system but typically the urethra and bladder. Some recent research is showing signs that hormone replacement therapy may help with preventing them. The study involved urine samples from more than...

Hormone Therapy Plus Fasting May Help Fight Disease Jul 22nd, 2020

Researchers at Milan’s IFOM Cancer Institute and the University of Southern California recently published some interesting results in the Nature journal. Among more than thirty female participants, those that were treated with hormone therapy and a diet mimicking fasting appeared to show promising findings. Using mice as part of the...

Save and Rejuvenate with TempSure Jul 16th, 2020

What if there was some way to reduce fine lines, tighten the skin, and give the face a more youthful appearance without having to go through a painstakingly long surgical process? There already is! For today’s blog, we’d like to share with you a little more about the incredible, painless...

More Beautiful Skin with Icon Jul 16th, 2020

When you want to get rid of body hair, improve your complexion, or reduce the appearance of scarring, wrinkles, and stretch marks, Icon® technology is here to save the day. Icon utilizes advanced pulsed light technology which has been scientifically proven. It is the world's first pulsed light technology that...

Common Mistakes to Avoid After Botox Jul 9th, 2020

As a highly popular cosmetic treatment, Botox can do wonders in keeping the skin looking supple with fewer wrinkles, and it may even assist with treating migraines. As with any procedure, however, it’s important to closely follow your doctor’s orders to ensure optimum results. Let’s briefly explore a few common...

The Potentially Positive Facial Rejuvenation Effects of PRP Jul 8th, 2020

However, some preliminary research is showing that platelet-rich plasma (PRP) therapy may prove useful in addressing periorbital rejuvenation. The research also provides insight into how PRP works to rejuvenate skin, primarily by performing a seemingly complex process that, among other things, involves a synthesis of collagen. Although PRP has shown...

Reducing Wrinkles in Men Jul 2nd, 2020

When it comes to wrinkles, men are just as susceptible as women can develop them equally. As to how to treat the wrinkles with men, neurotoxin injectables are a simple and subtle solution. Neurotoxins such as Botox and dermal fillers such as Restylane are among the most popular options for...

A Closer Look at “Male Menopause” Jun 24th, 2020

But what about the so-called “male menopause”? What is this all about? Females and males experience normal hormonal shifts and variations as they mature. The essence of those changes, however, is varied. Menopause happens rather suddenly, resulting in a large decline in estrogen and progesterone production for women. Perimenopause is...

Famous Names That Love Botox Jun 18th, 2020

While some would prefer to age completely naturally, there is nothing wrong with wanting to retain a youthful look provided you’re getting the cosmetic procedures done in a professional and safe environment. Today, we’ll be highlighting a few famous names that have stated their appreciation in some degree to the...

Using PRP for Hair Loss Jun 17th, 2020

If over the counter or natural remedies aren’t helping, platelet-rich plasma (PRP) therapy may be another option. PRP is a substance that is injected into the scalp and drawn from your blood that may assist with the healing of body tissues, including the very follicles of hair.PRP is removed from...

Natural Looking Skin with PDO Thread Lifting Jun 9th, 2020

This advanced procedure promotes the production of collagen and elastin in skin tissues to reduce the signs commonly associated with the aging process. The PDO thread uses a material that is reabsorbed into the body in about four months or so. The result is skin that looks firmer and more...

Feeling Tired All the Time? Low Testosterone May Be the Culprit Jun 4th, 2020

How do you identify the symptoms? Besides increasing anxiety, some other symptoms that may suggest low testosterone include losing hair, mood swings, feeling irritable, and a reduction in muscle mass. In more serious cases, men may experience erectile dysfunction, reduced libido, and even depression. While there tends to be an...

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...