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08/31/2020
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Patients Are Still Seeking Cosmetic Options During COVID-19

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The sudden arrival of COVID-19 at the start of 2020 drastically changed the medical field for months. CDC recommendations and state guidelines required non-essential medical offices to temporarily close to prevent the virus from spreading. One would think that these temporary closures would have impacted the cosmetic surgery industry due to the restrictions on openings and cautiousness from patients. However, new data is showing that COVID-19 does not deter patients. Patients are still seeking cosmetic procedures options and are going to their cosmetic surgeons at a rate close to pre-COVID-19.

08/18/2020
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How to Spot Skin Cancer

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No matter where it develops, cancer can be a scary condition if you do not treat it early. Skin cancer is one of the most common forms of cancer and can easily develop if you are not careful. Too much sun exposure is only one of many ways that skin cancer can develop. In order to spot skin cancer early, we recommend receiving a skin cancer screening at least once a year to identify any potential issues. Understanding any preexisting conditions or factors that can lead to skin cancer is

07/29/2020
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How Liposuction Can Benefit Different Areas of the Body

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Even when we work hard to stay fit, some individuals may find it nearly impossible to achieve the body size they want. Fat tissue builds up differently for everyone, and some fat tissue, such as the subcutaneous fat tissue found in lipedema, is highly resistant to standard diet and exercise. If you are feeling the impact of fat on your body without seeing the results you want, it may be time to consider liposuction. This advanced procedure uses new techniques to make sure your body can heal quickly and provide

07/16/2020
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Treatments for Skin Blemishes

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When you think about it, our skin is the most important aspect of our bodies. Every day it protects us from harmful UV rays, cold or hot temperatures, and everything else directed at us. With so much from which to protect us, it is no surprise that our skin can develop blemishes. Whether you are suffering from sun damage or acne, skin blemishes can bring down your self-confidence. Luckily, Dr. Wright and his team have perfected a variety of treatments for skin blemishes. Acne Treatments Perhaps the most common skin

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

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