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What are the most effective body Sculpting and Defining treatments that don’t require plastic surgery?

The most effective methods of treatment for fat and muscle definition involve radiofrequency waves and multi-directional muscle stimulation and their effects on the different tissues of your trunk, abdomen, flanks, thighs, arms or buttocks, even chins. TruSculpt Flex and TruSculpt iD can combine to rock your abs and make you look more toned and firm…

Alarming toxicity of Sunscreen

Just five blistering sunburns between the ages of 15 and 20 increases melanoma risk by 80%. We know that the use of sunscreen has been shown to reduce melanoma and skin cancer risks. Valisure, an online pharmacy known for testing every batch of medication they sell, announced this week that they petitioned the FDA to…

Men and Vaser Liposuction

Men are frequently troubled by exercise-resistant pockets of fat in certain areas as they age. In many cases, this problem is genetic; their bodies are programmed to store fat in those areas, and no amount of exercise will eliminate it. For men with good skin elasticity and only a moderate amount of fat, VASER Lipo®…

How Oxygeneo Works

I hear that an Oxygeneo facial treatment will brighten my skin. How does it work? An innovation in rejuvenation of the skin is available at Mentor Plastic Surgery & MedSpa. Oxygeneo is a spa that treatment uses the energy of ultrasound applied topically to activate a pathway in your skin to help restore a healthy…

New RHA Filler

What is new in the world of wrinkle filler? A Swiss company has recently launched a new Hylaluronic acid (HA) wrinkle filler that has shown great promise for patients who don’t like their deep lines in their face. It is called RHA. Like other HA molecules, the drug is comfortably injected in the office. I…

“Bohr-ing” Skin

Can I buy a treatment for my friend from Mentor Plastic Surgery and MedSpa without knowing what she needs? Who wants “Bohr-ing” skin? An innovation in the rejuvenation of the skin in a spa-like treatment uses the energy of ultrasound applied topically to activate a pathway in your skin to make it recover a healthy…

What is the truth about collagen oral supplements and topical collagen and my skin, hair and nail health?

What is the truth about collagen oral supplements and topical collagen and my skin, hair and nail health? Protein makes us healthy, but it doesn’t have to be “collagen protein supplements.” Short answer- collagen supplements are not worth the money. Here’s why. All proteins are made of 20 amino acid building blocks. Each protein contains…