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What Causes Varicose Veins
Friday, January 19, 2018 


The human body is comprised of a series of “highways” that carry blood to and from your heart.  Arteries carry blood from your heart while veins return blood to your heart.  This circulation provides blood to all of your functioning organs.    Read More...


The Secret to Youthful Skin... That Nobody's Talking About
Tuesday, January 09, 2018 


What if you could look years younger and more well-rested without the hassle and complications of facelift surgery?  Well, according to Dr. W.Y. Chung, the answer has arrived. 


Get A Flawless Complexion With Lasers
Saturday, December 16, 2017 


laser skin resurfacing
We know you probably regularly care for your skin, but sometimes it just doesn’t cut it. No matter how many times you apply anti-aging serum it simply can’t reverse all wrinkles or age spots. So, let lasers do the work your skin care routine can’t. Here’s advice from Dr. Garth Dicker, Cosmetic & Laser Medical Centers, to get a flawless complexion.  Read More...


5 Questions to Ask Before Cosmetic Surgery
Wednesday, December 06, 2017 


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There are various options for cosmetic surgeons and it can seem overwhelming. We have you covered. Asking the right questions will educate you on your procedure so that you are confident in your surgeon’s hands.


Botulinum Toxin A Provides New Cosmetic Surgery Usage
Thursday, November 16, 2017 


botox injection
Come on, you haven’t heard of Botulinum Toxin A.  You know you haven’t.  I mean, we hadn’t even heard of it until reading this news article over at Community Advance Web today.  Then again, we’re not practicing plastic surgeons.  But, yes, Botulinum Toxin A is pretty much a protein and neurotoxin, or more commonly referred to as Botox (ah, there’s the ticket).


Is Your Work Causing Your Varicose Veins?
Friday, November 03, 2017 


Varicose Veins

There are certain heredity and lifestyle choices that may be a big cause for troublesome varicose veins. The line of work your in is one of the lifestyle choices that correlate with worsening vein issues. If you are standing for long periods at a time like a teacher or nurse would then you are more likely to develop varicose veins. The opposite is just as true, a desk job where there is prolonged sitting will also increase your susceptibility.


Varicose Veins and Age
Friday, October 27, 2017 


Varicose veins are a very common condition. Twenty-five percent of women and eighteen percent of men can expect to get them in their lifetime. Varicose veins are often located in the legs. Some are raised enough to be felt under the surface of the skin. Age is a factor. You are more likely to develop varicose veins once you pass forty. As we age, the vessel walls weaken and become less elastic causing the blood to pool, which in turn causes swelling.   Read More...


Wrinkle Treatments with the Fewest Complications
Wednesday, October 11, 2017 


Wrinkle Removal - Vein and Skin Center of Hawaii

According to recent publications, cosmetic procedures such as
Botox, fillers, and laser treatments have few adverse side effects and complications.  Read More...


SmartLipo Redefines Laser Liposuction!
Thursday, September 21, 2017 


Smartlipo Liposuction Hawaii

New Procedure Melts Away Body Fat

A newer procedure for fat removal uses lasers to melt fat, and may one day replace the tummy tuck procedure.  It is minimally invasive, and has had great results.

It is much less risky than a surgical procedure and when it is used in conjunction with liposuction, this minimally invasive treatment provides the benefit of the production of new collagen that provides skin its tone and texture.  

It can also tighten the skin, producing no sagging. This procedure also allows the removal of more fat than the standard liposuction treatment.    Read More...


5 Skincare Tips Every Swimmer Should Use ASAP
Wednesday, September 06, 2017 


Swimmer Skincare