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July 19, 2018

Which Facial Hair Style Will You Rock with FUE Facial Hair Transplant?

In the 1700s, facial hair attracted a stereotype of a rough and rustic man, while a smooth shave was associated with being a gentleman. Side whiskers returned in the 1800s and a moustache was adopted from the British Cavalry soldiers after they won a battle.
July 17, 2018

Say Goodbye to Love Handles with VASER Liposuction

For the love handles we don’t love, it would be wonderful to kiss them goodbye! VASER Liposuction could help achieve that goal.
June 21, 2018

What is Hair Transection and How Can it Affect My Hair Transplant?

During Follicular Unit Extraction (FUE) hair transplants, a transection is the accidental cutting or harming of the hair bulb. While this may seem innocuous, hair bulbs are the source of hair growth. In other words: the more hair follicles that are cut or harmed, the less successful the transplant is. So how can one minimise the risks for follicle transections?
June 18, 2018

Varicose Vein Treatment with Sclerotherapy

The symptoms of varicose veins may vary from patient to patient. In many cases, there may not be any symptoms at all. At the very least, visibly bulging veins will be present and if the condition progresses, patient may experience swelling, pain, itching, skin breakdown, and more.
June 12, 2018

Let’s Talk Liposuction Benefits

When people consider undergoing liposuction, they weigh the benefits carefully. Liposuction is an effective and safe way of removing excessive body fat in specific areas that are usually resistant to ramping up your diet and exercise efforts.
September 28, 2016

How to Get Rid of Man Boobs: Keep Your Chest Flab-Free

Man Boobs. Even with a good diet and exercise regime they can be hard to move and they can make you feel self-conscious and want to keep them covered. What other options are there that will reliably get rid of man boobs? Excess fat in and around the breast tissue which causes the unwelcome man boobs can be reduced with a relatively painless and quick procedure. Laser Assisted Lipolysis to the pec area is a far superior choice to traditional manual liposuction, which can prove traumatic to the patient.
August 24, 2016

Laser and Vaser Liposuction: What’s the Difference?

When you get down to the nitty gritty, there is actually a range of liposculpture procedures that can be undertaken to surgically remove fat from problem areas around the body. Each have different applications but are designed to give great results and reduce recovery times.
August 23, 2016

Two Stories: Laser Liposuction Before and After

  A 40-year-old male presented to the clinic complaining of stubborn fat in the chest area, abdomen and flanks. The patient is a non-smoker, maintains a healthy diet, is an avid runner and plays golf weekly. Despite this active lifestyle, he was unable to lose the fat in these areas.
July 28, 2016
Deep Vein Thrombosis

What’s the Link Between Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT) and Varicose Veins?

Varicose veins are often thought of as a purely cosmetic concern and having treatment for problem veins a bit of vanity. However, left untreated there are a number of serious complications which can occur. You might raise your eyebrows to hear that Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT or blood clots) is one of those possible complications.
July 13, 2016
Hair Loss in Women

Hair Loss in Women: What Causes it and What Can Be Done?

Hair loss in women gets comparatively less airtime than hair loss in men and is perhaps even more taboo. So let’s throw all the social norms out the window and look at what causes hair loss in women and what can be done about it.