Stop Smoking

Smoking makes us feel cool.  And secure.  It makes you look like you are doing something when really you are waiting for your friend to show up who is habitually 15 minutes late.  It calms you down.  It gives you something to put in your mouth that won’t give you...

Fat Transfer: Fat is the New Silicone!

Since 2011, the FDA has been aware of a rare breast implant-associated anaplastic large cell lymphoma (BIA-ALCL), but only recently has it become national news.  It is a rare T-cell lymphoma that can develop following breast implant placement. The exact number of...

The Power of Retinol

Many patients are aware of Retin-A.  It is a powerful anti-acne topical treatment, and for many patients it is TOO powerful.  Patients complain of dryness, redness and flaking, which are mainly due to the effect the treatment has on accelerating cell turnover and...

Beverly Hills Wives Tales: The Truth About Botox

So you know all those rules you get told regarding what you can or cannot do after Botox? There is no solid truth behind them. “You can’t workout.” “Don’t lay down.” “Move your face.” “Don’t go into the sauna.” They are all bullshit.  Five years ago I stopped telling...
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