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    6Jul, 2017

    Alleviating Joint Pain with Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP) Therapy

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    Pain Management Joints Recent advances in PRP technology have made it possible for Dr. Tess to promote healing, reduce inflammation and speed recovery without surgery. When activated in the body, platelets in the blood release regenerative cells known as “growth factors.” PRP contains several types of growth factors that naturally stabilize and repair tissue while helping to form new, healthy blood cells. Without PRP, injured tissues are often unable to repair themselves because they lack adequate blood supply. By using PRP, Dr. Tess is able to provide the body with the […]
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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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    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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    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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    26Apr, 2017

    Micro-needling Treatment with Dr Tess of Beverly Hills

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    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. At Dr. Tess of Beverly Hills, we are proud to offer the Dermapen®. Dermapen is safer and more effective in piercing the skin than traditional skin micro-needling rollers due to its unique vertical micro […]
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    20Apr, 2017

    Beautiful Eyelashes with LATISSE®

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    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. Results were proven in our clinical study. The LATISSE® clinical study was conducted at 16 sites across the country and included 278 participants of varying […]
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    12Apr, 2017

    Tips for healthy hair growth

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    1. Don’t Style Wet Hair Wet hair is brittle and far more susceptible to damage from brushing or styling, especially if you use heat as with a blow dryer or flat iron. Let your hair air dry whenever possible to avoid unnecessary breakage. If you absolutely must brush your hair right after washing, use a wide-tooth comb or hair pick. Blow dry with a diffuser if you need it and use the lowest heat setting (or no heat!) Also, irons with ceramic plates are easier on your hair than plastic. […]
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