Diet and Hair Loss
Good nutrition is the basis for good health–and healthy hair. A well-balanced diet can provide the vitamins and minerals necessary support our body’s machinery and regenerative functions. However, dietary deficiencies–and even some foods–can contribute to hair loss.
Hair strengthening foods. Certain vitamins and minerals–such as iron, beta carotene, and vitamins A, C, and... Read More
As the seasons change, so can the condition of our skin. The cold, harsh days of winter can deplete the skin, leaving our faces uncomfortably dry, tight and even flakey. Unfortunately, the effects of winter can also increase the signs aging skin, making fine... Read More
Plump and full lips can be a defining feature of the face. If you are not graced with a naturally voluminous pucker–or are starting to notice the diminishing and thinning effects of time–a lip augmentation procedure can bump your lips up a notch. When expertly done,... Read More
Luxurious eyebrows are gracing the covers of every magazine–and for good reason. Striking well-shaped brows play a role in giving the face greater symmetry; they also highlight and frame the eyes, encouraging them to stand out. When combined with other... Read More
Our face is the center of attraction. It differentiates us from others and gives us our identity which is why many of us spend so much time and effort to make sure they look their best. But some of us are faced with features which may require help from a... Read More
Droopy, puffy and tired-looking eyes often make people look years older than they actually are. Reconstructive eyelid surgery, or blepharoplasty, is a cosmetic surgery that can address excess skin in the eyelids and bags underneath the eyes. Dr. Halaas... Read More
Have you ever noticed small brown spots on your skin? Have you ever wondered what they were? Are they age spots or sunspots? Well, contrary to popular belief, age spots and sunspots are the same. Known by a variety of names including sunspots or liver spots, these brown spots are most... Read More
“The change”–that is menopause–can be a daunting time in a woman’s life.
Menopause is defined as the point when a woman’s menstrual period has ceased for one year, marking the end of her menstrual cycles. A normal part of a woman’s life, the average age of... Read More
Patients should be aware of fake Botox products which may have been sold to a number of medical establishments in United States. The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) stated that it is presently unaware of any adverse effects caused by the fake Botox. However, patients... Read More
The Male Nose
Once considered unmasculine, cosmetic treatments have broken through the gender barrier. Today, more men are choosing to enhance their appearance with cosmetic surgery. In the United States, one of the most popular... Read More