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    13Jan, 2017

    Why Beauty Matters

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    Beauty is the quality of being pleasing, especially to look at, or someone or something that gives great pleasure, especially when looking at it. The conception for beauty is used or studied in art, sociology, social psychology, and culture. An “ideal beauty” is an entity which is admired, or possesses features widely attributed to beauty in a particular culture, for perfection. The experience of “beauty” often involves an interpretation of some entity as being in balance and harmony with nature, which may lead to feelings of attraction and emotional well-being. […]
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    23Dec, 2016

    Adult Acne and You

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    Acne is one of those things we associate with being a teenager. Unfortunately, for many of us it shows back up in our adult years – sometimes worse than before. It’s been estimated that 1 in 5 women and 1 in 4 men between the ages of 25 – 55 battle with adult acne on a regular basis. All too often, people battling adult acne will go to stores and buy whatever acne treatment is available on the shelves. The problem with that, is that almost all of those products […]
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    15Dec, 2016

    New Year, New You – Laser Hair Removal

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    As we come to the end of 2016 and the beginning of 2017, it’s common for people to start thinking back on goals that we intended to accomplish and goals we would like to accomplish in the new year. For many people, one of the major resolutions that ends up on the list every year is to have a sleeker sexier body. For those men and women who deal with unwanted body hair, that goal can seem almost impossible to achieve. It’s not. Laser hair removal may very well be […]
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    21Sep, 2016

    Fillers: How they Rejuvenate

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    How do they work? If you’re looking tired, but feeling fine, then maybe it’s time you joined the millions of men and women across the world, who have turned to tried and tested injectable treatments for their beauty needs. Chances are you’ve heard about JUVÉDERM®, Voluma and Restylane® fillers, Radiesse, Dysport, Belotero and more. We here at Dr. Tess of Beverly Hills Beverly Hills offer many leading injectable brands to achieve a new, youthful look. But with over 22 FDA-approved fillers out there, how do you choose which one is […]
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    14Sep, 2016

    Sclerotherapy Treatment

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    Sclerotherapy involves injecting a solution directly into the vein that causes it to scar and collapse, forcing blood to reroute through healthier veins. The collapsed vein is reabsorbed into local tissue and eventually fades. Why choose sclerotherapy for spider veins Sclerotherapy is considered the treatment of choice for spider leg veins. The treatment is minimally invasive. The procedure also can improve related symptoms such as aching, swelling, burning and night cramps. Treated veins tend to fade within a few weeks, although occasionally it may take up to two months to […]
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    8Sep, 2016

    Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP) Therapy

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    PRP Therapy: How Does It Work? Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP) Therapy is an exciting non-surgical therapeutic option for patients who require stimulation of hair growth for many hair loss conditions. PRP therapy is one of the latest hair loss treatment protocols to help those with thinning hair to regrow hair with natural results. Platelet rich plasma (PRP) is concentrated blood plasma that contains about three to five times the number of platelets found in normal circulating blood. In addition to PRP it also contains platelet derived growth factor (PDGF), transforming growth […]
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    1Sep, 2016

    Stretch Marks: Why they happen and how to make them go away

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    Stretch marks are perhaps one of the things that make summer and wearing swimwear uncomfortable. True to their name, stretch marks result from the force of stretching on your skin. They are actually a form of scarring that is usually associated with rapid weight gain – during pregnancy for example. They can also occur as a result of rapid growth during puberty, and are occasionally associated with muscle building and bulking up. Stretch marks can be found anywhere on your body, but they’re most common on your breasts, upper arms, […]
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    25Aug, 2016

    Wellness and Medical Aesthetics

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    As per the World Health Organization, Wellness is an active process of becoming aware of and making choices toward a healthy and fulfilling life. “…a state of complete physical, mental, and social well-being, and not merely the absence of disease or infirmity.” Medical Aesthetics encompasses a variety of amazing and effective procedures that will help you to go beyond the fact of just being and feeling healthy but to also feeling better with yourself, feeling more attractive and power up your self- esteem. Thanks to the technology advances and the […]
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    18Aug, 2016

    11 ways to reduce premature skin aging

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    Many things cause our skin to age. Some things we cannot do anything about; others we can influence. One thing that we cannot change is the natural aging process. It plays a key role. With time, we all get visible lines on our face. It is natural for our face to lose some of its youthful fullness. We notice our skin becoming thinner and drier. Our genes largely control when these changes occur. The medical term for this type of aging is “intrinsic aging.” We can influence another type of […]
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    29Jul, 2016

    Useful Weight Loss Tips

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    The most important meal of the day is your breakfast! Eat a high-protein breakfast and reduce your sodium and carbs. Eating a high-protein breakfast has been shown to reduce cravings and calorie intake throughout the day. Avoid sugary drinks. These are the most fattening things you can put into your body, and avoiding them can help you lose weight. Drink water a half hour before meals. One study showed that drinking water a half hour before meals increased weight loss by 44% over 3 months. Choose weight loss-friendly foods. Certain […]
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