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Sorting Out the Lip Flip, Lip Lift & Lip Filler for the Right Results

Posted on April 28, 2021

Three Beautiful Young Women In ProfileIf you’ve been feeling a desire to enhance your lips, you’ve likely come across a bunch of terms that all sound pretty similar.
Lip flip, lip lift, lip filler: are these all different ways of referring to the same thing? Nope! While they do have their similarities, each of these are a unique procedure. While having so many options can feel overwhelming, it also means you can get the exact treatment you need.

The Lip Flip

The non-surgical lip flip uses a neuromodulator, typically BOTOX Cosmetic, to relax the muscles near the cupid’s bow, allowing the lip to appear lifted. This can be combined with fillers to make the change more dramatic,

What Are Your Anesthesia Options for a Mommy Makeover?

Posted on April 15, 2021

Beautiful young mother and her daughter in autumn parkPregnancy, childbirth and nursing can contribute to significant changes in a woman’s body. When this happens, many women strive to get back their pre-pregnancy curves.

While diet and exercise work wonders, stubborn fat, stretched muscles and loss of skin elasticity can make it impossible to get those curves back. This is when you may consider a mommy makeover that includes a tummy tuck or a breast augmentation.

Considering which procedures to include in your mommy makeover is a big step, but what about your mommy makeover anesthesia options?

Most Mommy Makeovers Require General Anesthesia

The top procedures in a mommy makeover include breast augmentation, breast reduction, breast lift, tummy tuck and liposuction.

If You Don’t Like What You See on Zoom, You’re Not Alone

Posted on April 8, 2021

Girl wearing headphone - Pugao - Apr2021Are you feeling more aware of the fine lines and wrinkles on your face than ever before?

While the pandemic has no doubt added a few stress lines to all our faces, chances are most of these signs of aging aren’t new. Rather, you are just noticing them more easily. The culprit? Zoom and other video conferencing platforms that give you a thumbnail of your face to stare at all day.

If you aren’t happy with what you see, you aren’t alone — nor do you have to just suck it up. There are plenty of med spa treatments for Zoom and plastic surgery procedures that can refresh your look. 

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The Lowdown on Getting Fillers in Your Lips

Posted on April 2, 2021

Portrait of beautiful woman on white backgroundA full pout has long been seen as a sign of beauty. However, fuller lips are more “in” now than ever before. Lip fillers for thin lips have been rising in popularity. Here is what you need to know about this procedure. 

The Basics

Lip filler is a non-invasive, in-office procedure that enhances the size of the lips and can even lift the top lip, altering the shape and addressing signs of aging. In most cases, getting lip filler takes around 15 minutes and requires no recovery period. However, if you are concerned about initial swelling, you might want to give yourself the weekend to recover before heading back to work. 

The Filler

There are multiple types of dermal fillers that can be used to enhance the lips.

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