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06/23/2020
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How COVID-19 Affects Veins

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The early months of 2020 have been quite the shock, hitting us hard with the ongoing health crisis of COVID-19. For months, the country along with the rest of the world has been dealing with its fallout. COVID-19 is a mysterious virus that is a household name, but few actually know what it does to the body. For the unaware, COVID-19 is an acute respiratory virus that hits the body in a variety of ways. Currently known symptoms include breathing difficulties, high fever, body aches, lethargy, and occasionally dry cough.

06/19/2020
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Compression Garments for Lipedema

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Lipedema is a condition that is characterized by the buildup of subcutaneous fat tissue, typically around the lower extremities. The fat tissue and fluid retention can cause the extremities to appear swollen, and it can be painful to deal with for those affected by it. Swelling is not a rare symptom of lipedema; it is seen in all of its stages. This buildup is due to extracellular water which keeps building during later stages of lipedema. When one begins to review how to treat lipedema, we start with a multidisciplinary

06/19/2020
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Lipedema and Lymphedema Webinar

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Lipedema and Lymphedema Webinar: Mythbusting and Case Controversies Learn about best practices in the delivery of homecare therapy and how changes due to COVID-19 may impact care now and into the future. VIEW THE WEBINAR

06/15/2020
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Feel Safe & Secure in Our Cosmetic Offices

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In 2020, the world has seemingly become a place where uncertainty rules the day. In light of so many unknowns, it’s understandable that individuals across the U.S. are coming face to face with worries they didn’t anticipate at this time a year ago. While circumstances fluctuate in light of the Covid-19 pandemic, Dr. Wright and his team at the St. Louis Laser Lipo and Vein Center are highly aware of the fact that the desires to improve, persevere and live a better, healthier life are still very much intact. Our

06/8/2020
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BodyTite vs Lipo: Which Should You Choose?

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We all want to look our best but doing so may require a little extra work. If you are not seeing the results you want with regular dieting and exercise, you may need a treatment to help you get rid of unwanted fat. One of the easiest ways to get rid of any unwanted fat tissue is through liposuction. This treatment can easily remove pockets of fat tissue but can leave behind loose skin. Areas where liposuction is often performed such as the inner thighs, upper arms, and lower abdomen

05/25/2020
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Understanding PRP Therapy Through Terms

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It can be difficult to understand all of the terms being thrown around when looking into a procedure with which you’re not familiar. Let us handle the hard work when it comes to understanding Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP) procedures we offer. PRP therapy is a great way to improve your skin tone and appearance, thinning hair, and even libido. Here are some common terms used for PRP therapy: Alopecia As mentioned, PRP can help take care of your hair loss. More specifically, it can help treat androgenic alopecia, which is

05/12/2020
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Announcing Office Hours & COVID-19 Update

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We miss you and can’t wait to see you again soon… We would like to take this opportunity to provide an update on how we will proceed with seeing patients.  First, it is important to understand that while St. Charles County has authorized the re-opening of most businesses, this is not a green light to go back to “business and usual” and disregard safety measures such as observing social distancing rules, staying six feet apart, wearing a mask, hand washing, and other safety protocols. Our plan is to resume patient

05/11/2020
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Cosmetic Clinics Closures Due to COVID-19 Prompt Fears for Mental Health

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If you have been keeping track of the news, you have witnessed the world being flipped on its head with the sudden onset of COVID-19. This ongoing health crisis was nothing we could have expected and is causing industry-wide disruptions all over the globe. Non-essential businesses have been ordered to close, including many elective or cosmetic surgery offices. Our treatment centers provide one time and follow-up procedures. Patients of ours can receive ongoing treatments such as injectable dermal fillers. Having cosmetic surgery offices closed means that these types of treatments

04/24/2020
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Safety Measures & a Virtual Consultation

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If you are like us, you are not experiencing the spring season that you were expecting just a few weeks ago. The onset of COVID-19 has turned everything upside down across the country, forcing school closures and the cancellation of all public events. While some states have closed cosmetic offices, we continue to operate with a few adjustments. We understand that any change can make it difficult to receiving your previously scheduled consultation or elective procedure. We are making sure each and every patient of ours remains safe during this

04/23/2020
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Masculinization Fillers

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Now that social media has taken hold of our society, it has made modeling even more accessible. You have probably seen “Instagram models” showcasing their beauty and looks. This type of exposure is not just for women but also for men too. The idea of what makes a man attractive continues to change and is brought up with cosmetic physicians all the time. Dr. Max Malik at London’s Cranley Clinic, who is also know by the name, “The Face Doctor,” is asked frequently what makes a man ideally attractive. The

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