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    20Oct, 2017

    Tips for Weight-loss by Dr. Tess

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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. Here are some tips: 1. Eat Less Refined Carbs Refined carbohydrates are usually sugar, or grains that have been stripped of their fibrous, nutritious […]
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    12Oct, 2017

    Benefits of Laser Hair Removal

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    If you’re not happy with shaving, tweezing, or waxing to remove unwanted hair, laser hair removal may be an option worth considering. Laser hair removal is one of the most commonly done cosmetic procedures in the U.S. It beams highly concentrated light into hair follicles, pigment in the follicles absorb the light, that destroys the hair. You can get it done anywhere on the body, there is no limit to the places you can get laser hair removal. The Benefits Lasers are useful for removing unwanted hair from the face, leg, arm, […]
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    5Oct, 2017

    Micro-needling Facts by Dr. Tess

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    What is Micro-needling? Micro-needling (also referred to as collagen induction therapy or CIT) is a skin therapy that involves puncturing the skin using a grouping of tiny sterile needles. The purpose of micro-needling is to promote healing with-out scars and encourage new collagen production similar to fractional laser treatments. Unlike the laser, there are minimal side-effects or down-time micro-needling. Who Should do it? Micro-needling is only to be used with caution and physician approval on anyone with an active skin infection or raised lesion (wart, mole, etc) on the area […]
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    27Sep, 2017

    Dr. Tess Elite Health Cenegenics Program

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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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    15Sep, 2017

    MesoTherapy Treatment for Cellulite, Weight-loss, and Anti-aging by Dr. Tess

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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. Mesotherapy is not a treatment, Mesotherapy describes an injection to the mesoderm layers of the skin.  There are (2) distinct treatments for Mesotherapy […]
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    8Sep, 2017

    Hormone Replacement Therapy by Dr. Tess

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    Bioidentical hormone replacement therapy is an effective treatment using hormones that are identical to the hormones naturally made by your body. Bioidentical hormone replacement therapy (BHRT) has transformed the healthcare of men and women as they enter the later stages of life. It provides an alternative to hormones that are synthetic, such as injectable testosterone, or hormones concentrated from horse urine (Premarin). Bioidentical Hormone Replacement Therapy is made by compounding pharmacists in customized dosages based on the individual needs of the patient as opposed to the narrow choices available with […]
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    3Aug, 2017

    LATISSE® Eyelashes by Dr. Tess

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    What it does Latisse® (bimatoprost ophthalmic solution) 0.03% is the first and only prescription treatment approved by the FDA for thin or sparse eyelashes, growing them longer, fuller and darker. It’s a once-a-day treatment that works gradually and effectively. You apply the solution topically to the base of your upper eyelashes. Then, results start to show in as little as 8 weeks, with full results in 16 weeks. What you can expect Great eyelashes don’t just happen overnight. That’s why it’s important to note that LATISSE® solution works gradually and […]
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    26Jul, 2017

    Understanding Fillers by Dr. Tess

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    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 right for you? That’s […]
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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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