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Botox For Clearing Up Acne?

Botox For Clearing Up Acne?

Botox is widely known as a muscle relaxant that temporarily smooths out facial lines and wrinkles. However, it has also been shown to positively affect the skin as well, according to research and practice by Chicago plastic surgeon, Anil Shah, M.D. Dr. Shah is one of the only doctors worldwide... Read More


Cosmetic Laser Surgery: The Cutting Edge

Cosmetic Laser Surgery: The Cutting Edge

Laser surgery has become the cutting edge in cosmetic medicine. Why? Because it's able to accomplish just as much as invasive surgical techniques in less time and with faster recovery rates. Using laser surgical techniques is also more precise, and produces less bleeding, bruising and scarrin... Read More


Expert Commentary: Carolyn Jacob M.D. - March 19, 2010

Expert Commentary: Carolyn Jacob M.D. - March 19, 2010

The recent study at the Hallym University in the Republic of Korea describes how ellagic acid, which is found in many common fruits (raspberries, strawberries, pomegranate), may one day help prevent wrinkles. These and other potentially helpful compounds are produced and accumulated in plant... Read More


Expert Commentator: Anil R. Shah MD, SC 11/13/2009

Expert Commentator: Anil R. Shah MD, SC 11/13/2009

An oily complexion is a very common problem. For certain occupations, such as lawyers, actors, models, teachers, anyone with a public persona, an overly oily face can be quite embarrassing and a hindrance to their career,. There really aren't conventional treatments that can help this conditi... Read More


Expert Commentator: Dr. John A. Kotis FACOS

Expert Commentator: Dr. John A. Kotis FACOS

The article regarding usage of Botox for improving condition of acne has many unique advantages with treating large pores and oil production leading to the improvement of acne breakouts. Typically Botox is widely used to temporarily smooth out facial lines and wrinkles by relaxing the muscles.... Read More


Adult Acne

Adult Acne

Something as simple as looking at her reflection in the mirror was enough to cause Rachel Boland significant emotional pain. ďItís brought me to tears when Iím sitting in front of my mirror,Ē says Rachel Boland. 32 year old Rachel has been battling adult acne since she graduated high school. ... Read More


Winterizing Your Skin

Winterizing Your Skin

Once autumn arrives, Michael Panella can be found spending a lot of time outdoors. He loves taking on home projects that allow him to work in his back yard. But, the dropping temperature causes Michaelís rosacea, a flushing and redness of the skin, to flare up. ďMy cheeks, the bridge of my no... Read More


Dyplastic Nevus

Dyplastic Nevus

Thereís still a lot of summer left; in fact, the hot weather is making the beach and pool look really good. But the accumulated sun exposure, as Iím certain youíve heard, puts us at risk for skin cancer, and precancrous lesions. How do you know if a freckle is something to worry about? Many o... Read More



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