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    21Jul, 2017

    Sclerotherapy facts by Dr Tess

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    Eighty million Americans have some kind of venous disorder, and 80% of these are cosmetic.  Although most Americans do not have a major circulatory problem, visible veins give the impression of aging and of poor health. These spider veins are often hereditary, though women are 3x more likely to develop varicose veins than men.  Other factors contributing to the onset of unwanted veins are work related (standing for long periods of time), pregnancy, and trauma (injury) to the immediate area. Sclerotherapy can be used to address these unsightly issues. Surface veins such as spider veins are like […]
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    13Jul, 2017

    Dr. Tess Tips to Successful Weight Loss

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    Dr. Tess recommends the following tips for successful weigh loss. 1. Add 10 percent to the amount of daily calories you think you’re eating If you think you’re consuming 1,700 calories a day and don’t understand why you’re not losing weight, add another 170 calories to your guesstimate. Chances are, the new number is more accurate. Adjust your eating habits accordingly. 2. After breakfast, stick to water At breakfast, go ahead and drink orange juice. But throughout the rest of the day, focus on water instead of juice or soda. […]
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    29Jun, 2017

    Tips for Preventing Acne by Dr. Tess

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    Keep your face clean Whether or not you have acne, it’s important to wash your face twice daily to remove impurities, dead skin cells, and extra oil from your skin’s surface. Washing more often than twice daily is not necessarily better; it may do more harm than good. Use warm, not hot, water and a mild facial cleanser. Using a harsh soap (like deodorant body soap) can hurt the already inflamed skin and cause more irritation. Moisturize. Many acne products contain ingredients that dry the skin, so always use a moisturizer that minimizes dryness and […]
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    21Jun, 2017

    Elite Health Cenegenics Program with Dr. Tess

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    Elite Health Program for Men As successful entrepreneurs, executives and family members, our elite patients know that improving their health and the quality of their aging is within their grasp and the dedicated Cenegenics 5-star team is working with them to achieve their lifelong goals. The Cenegenics Way Our approach to the science of age management has been shown to decrease the risk of Age-related disease Increase physical and sexual vitality Improve sleep quality Increase muscle tone Decrease body fat Sharpen mental acuity Advanced health – customized for you Cenegenics […]
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    14Jun, 2017

    Dr. Tess Physician Guided Weight-loss Programs

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    There are a wide variety of reasons which may have led to you becoming overweight. You may have tried numerous fad diets or commercial diets you saw advertised with either no results or temporary results with you eventually regaining the weight you lost plus MORE! You do not have to go through this alone –Dr. Tess will assist you by utilizing physician-guided weight loss management programs. Each weight management program is tailored to the individual and based upon the principles of the overeaters anonymous 12-step program (i.e., Honesty, Hope, Faith, […]
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    7Jun, 2017

    Improving your profile with KYBELLA®

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    HOW KYBELLA® WORKS The active ingredient in KYBELLA® is synthetic deoxycholic acid. Deoxycholic acid is a naturally occurring molecule in the body that aids in the breakdown and absorption of dietary fat. When injected into the fat beneath the chin, KYBELLA®destroys fat cells, resulting in a noticeable reduction in fullness under the chin. Once destroyed, these cells can no longer store or accumulate fat, so further treatment is not expected once you reach your desired aesthetic goal. Is KYBELLA™ for you? Over 68% of people said they are bothered by […]
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    1Jun, 2017

    Tips on How to Maintain Healthy Skin

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    Numerous things in the environment are harmful to your skin. Environmental pollution, ultraviolent light (sunshine), extreme temperatures, wind, sweating and using the wrong skin products can all damage that important outer layer. The good news is that you have the power to maintain healthy skin. Among the steps you can take: Clean your skin properly. Water alone won’t do it. You need something to clear out the oily residue that can clog pores and lead to pimples. Compounds that do this are called surfactants. But stay away from soap; most […]
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    24May, 2017

    Tips for Healthy Hair Growth

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    The foundation for healthy hair may not be what most people think, it lies on mostly simple truths that we may ignore on a daily basis or simply just don’t know. Here are some tips for promoting healthy hair: Shampoo Is Not as Necessary as You Think: Bet you didn’t know that there’s such a thing as too much shampoo. A lot of volumizing and clarifying shampoos actually strip your hair of natural oils that prime your hair for growth. The fix? Use shampoo every other time and scrub with warm […]
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    18May, 2017

    Healthy Lifestyle Habits

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    Making just a few changes in your lifestyle can help you live longer. A recent study found that four bad behaviors—smoking, drinking too much alcohol, not exercising, and not eating enough fruits and veggies—can hustle you into an early grave, and, in effect, age you by as many as 12 years. Fortunately, you can do something to correct these and other unhealthy behaviors. Adopt the following nine habits to keep your body looking and feeling young. Don’t overeat If you want to live to 100, leaving a little bit of food on […]
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    10May, 2017

    Basic Facts about Meso-Therapy

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    Understanding the physiology of cellulite and the other causes for cellulite helps understand the various treatment options in helping to diminish or eliminate cellulite.  Cellulite is mostly heredity and in women there is a strong hormonal element (estrogen dominance) that contributes to the appearance of cellulite.  Diet, social habits, and other types of cellulite can be treated depending upon the physiology and locations of these cellulite areas. What is MesoTherapy? Mesotherapy is not a treatment, Mesotherapy describes an injection to the mesoderm layers of the skin.  There are (2) distinct […]
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