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Do You Peel After Micro Needling?

Micro needling is a minimally invasive cosmetic procedure that’s used to improve skin via collagen production. Also known as collagen induction therapy, this treatment may help with a variety of skin issues. Micro needling is most often used on facial skin to target: Acne scars Age spots (also called…

Published: March 24, 2019 Read Post
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Are Dermal Fillers Painful?

Dermal fillers allow us to rejuvenate and revitalize the skin without downtime and without surgery. However, the thought of injections make some patients feel a bit hesitant. The good news is, dermal filler injections are not painful for most patients. Dermal fillers can be used all over the face;…

Published: March 17, 2019 Read Post
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Can You Get a Brow Lift with Botox?

A highly arched eyebrow is a classic sign of youthful beauty and alertness. As we age, the eyebrow and forehead descend and can make our eyes look tired and old. Our foreheads and eyebrows are pulled downward by the repeated use of our facial muscles. When we frown, the frown…

Published: March 10, 2019 Read Post
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Liquid Facelift

A liquid facelift is a non-surgical treatment option for individuals who wish to rejuvenate their appearance without undergoing surgery or who are not surgical candidates. This procedure combines multiple facial fillers and injectables to improve the appearance of an aging face by adding volume and softening wrinkles. A liquid facelift…

Published: March 3, 2019 Read Post
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Blepharoplasty Aftercare

Blepharoplasty is a surgical procedure aimed to improve the appearance of the eyelids. If you are considering blepharoplasty, it is important to know what is expected with aftercare. During your consultation at Chet Reistad, M.D., in Loveland, Dr. Reistad will provide comprehensive aftercare instructions. Here are some of the…

Published: February 24, 2019 Read Post
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Laser Wrinkle Treatments

Wrinkles are creases, folds or ridges that form on the surface of the skin most commonly with age. As we get older, inevitable results of the natural aging process cause noticeable changes to our face and bodies. Skin gets thinner and drier and loses elasticity that was once beneficial for…

Published: February 10, 2019 Read Post
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Lower Blepharoplasty

When your eyelids begin to droop and show fine lines—as often happens with age, because of your genes, or after years of sun exposure and habits such as smoking—you can look older, tired, even sad. Many people have baggy and puffy lower eyelids. Lower eyelid surgery, also known as…

Published: February 3, 2019 Read Post
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Botox Definition

Botox is the brand name of a purified form of botulinum, a neurotoxin that is used clinically in small quantities to treat strabismus and facial spasms and other neurological disorders characterized by abnormal muscle contractions. It is also used by cosmetic surgeons and dermatologists to temporarily remove wrinkles and…

Published: January 27, 2019 Read Post
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Minimally Invasive Cosmetic Procedures

Now more than ever before, people are exploring minimally invasive cosmetic procedures to reduce or eliminate the signs of aging on their face, hands and body. Minimally invasive procedures offer patients the results they desire without the hassle and lengthy downtime often associated with cosmetic surgery. These treatments are designed to…

Published: January 20, 2019 Read Post
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How Long Do Lip Injections Last?

Lip injections are a safe and popular cosmetic procedure that can help to enhance the appearance of your entire face, especially if you have naturally thin lips or have developed wrinkles around your lips. The most commonly used method of lip augmentation today is an injectable dermal filler. When it comes…

Published: January 13, 2019 Read Post