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When most of us think of aging, we don’t tend to think of positive things. But I think we can all agree that if there was a way to age more gracefully, we would be crazy not to try it! Doing just a few daily facial exercises is a great way to keep your face young and glowing! After all, your face is the first thing everyone sees. Now you can firm, tone, and reduce wrinkles using the following facial yoga exercises:
- Gently place the four left fingertips on the left collarbone and the four right fingertips on the right collarbone. Stretch the neck upwards and tilt the head back to tighten the skin on the neck. To stretch and...
If you have excess fat under your chin or the dreaded "double chin," you may believe that they only remedy is a face lift. However, our dermatologist, Dr. Bruce Katz of JUVA Skin & Laser Center, offers Kybella. These minimally-invasive Kybella injections will eliminate chin fat without surgery. Find out more about these FDA-approved treatments here:
They say getting older makes you wiser, but the aging process also takes its toll on your body, especially your eyes. Drooping skin and wrinkles around your eyes are one of the first signs of aging. Our dermatologist offers a few options when it comes to correcting lines and sagging skin in the eye area including the Madonna...Read More
If you have areas of sagging skin on parts of your body, you might be ready for a change. The good news is that there are treatment options available from our dermatologist that will tighten and firm your skin in as little as one treatment. To discover if ThermiRF would be a better option than Ultherapy, try this quiz to answer your questions:
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Your skin is one of the first aspects of your appearance someone notices during a first impression. Unsightly skin conditions such as psoriasis, vitiligo and eczema can cause you to feel subconscious and treatments often involve messy topical ointments. The XTRAC® Excimer Laser can clear your skin of...Read More
Lower temperatures, lower air humidity & indoor heating wreaks havoc on our skin! Here are a few tips to get you through the season:
-Avoid foaming cleansers & change to a hydrating cleanser such as the JUVA Vitapure Milk.
-Place a humidifier in your bedroom at night to replenish humidity in the air.
-Layer day creams over a hyaluronic acid serum (which locks in moisture), such as the Neocutis Hyalis.
-For dry, cracked heels try soaking your feet for 10 minutes in warm water, then apply an emollient such as Theraplex FT (contains salicyclic acid which gently exfoliates while peppermint soothes tired...Read More
Let beautiful, glowing skin and improved health be a part of who you are! The first thing people see when they look at you is your skin. Of course we have amazing dermatological drugs and modern day medicine to help with any flaws we have, but what’s better than facilitating that process so that nothing can hold us back? That’s where yoga comes in! There are so many different Asanas (postures) that can be done to help prevent all-around fatigued skin. Focusing on poses that bring blood flow to the face and head region can really help!
Juvéderm® injectables have been used to treat a variety of wrinkles and lines on the face, but Juvéderm® Volbella XC is now available to give you fuller lips and reduce the appearance of “smoker’s lines.” This FDA-approved injectable offers immediately noticeable results that gently soften lines...Read More