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Los Angeles TimesDr. W. Grant Stevens calls it his fire and ice room. Stocked with lasers, skin-tightening devices, fat-zapping machines and, on a recent Wednesday, a 65-year-old woman named Helen, the brightly lighted corner of the Marina del Rey medical facility is a...
West HartfordSpring is officially here and as the temperatures continue to rise people are peeling off their winter layers of clothing. While eating healthy and exercising offer great results, there are additional options to increase these results. LSC Distribution is...
Maryland is moving to toughen regulations on the fast-growing medspa industry — a move designed to narrow a "loophole" and prevent deaths such as one last year following a liposuction treatment at a Timonium facility. Regulations being discussed...
1) FUZION Medical Aesthetic Boutique Fuzion Medical isn't technically a Med Spa, but a real-deal doctor's office, of the aesthetic variety. "We won't do anything that's not medically appropriate," says Kati Midgley, PA-C, co-owner of Fuzion Medical....
WGNO NewsCall it 2011's version of the lunchtime lift. It's called Exilis, and some doctors say it's a breakthrough in non-surgical skin tightening and body contouring. Unlike traditional lasers that use light to do the trick, Exilis uses radiofrequency to get...
Tags: Human Body, Skin, Plastic Surgeons, Surgery, Dermatologists
Anchor/ReporterA doctor well-known for television commercials has been sanctioned by the Virginia Board of Medicine. The board concluded Dr. Gregory Alouf broke state law and medical board regulations. It cites five cases where Alouf had difficulty with liposuction....
HealthKey.com contributorIf you have sagging skin due to extreme and rapid weight loss—for example, following gastric bypass surgery—you may want to consider body contouring surgery to help you reduce, tighten, reshape and tone the excess flab and fat. What is Body...
Tags: Weight Loss, Abdomen, Plastic Surgery, Plastic Surgeons, Surgery
Staff WriterThere's a new body contouring procedure for weight loss patients who want to get rid of excess skin. The "corset" technique is now helping them take shape. Stephanie Stanley, 32, had gastric bypass and dropped 120 pounds. She didn't get the results she...
The Los Angeles TimesSummer is loaded with events that call for less clothing and more muscle. If getting in shape is one goal for the warmer months, there's little time left to do it. These books promise results in weeks (or less) - but require total commitment. 2 weeks...
Body Contouring by Dr. Dennis Nigro MD, FACS, FICS Body contouring in plastic surgery mirrors the evolution of plastic surgery in general. Early reconstructive efforts that were done for posttraumatic or post delivery changes paved the way for an...
Tags: Abdomen, Plastic Surgery, Muscle, Surgery, Tummy Tuck
Of This Fair Proportion by Dr. Dennis Nigro MD, FACS, FICS Beholding beauty with the eye of the mind he will be enabled to bring forth, not images of beauty, but realities (for he has hold not of an image but of a reality), and bringing forth and...
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