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11/16/2022
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National Botox Day At Laser Lipo & Vein Center

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The natural aging process lends itself to the development of fine lines and wrinkles. As collagen production decreases, the skin begins to lose overall elasticity. While these changes may not be as noticeable in many areas of the body, men and women alike often turn to cosmetic assistance in the fight against wrinkles that develop on the face, particularly around the mouth and eyes.  Picking and choosing just the right type of facial neurotoxin or filler begins with a thorough consultation and exam with a cosmetic professional in order to

10/15/2020
Acne Treatments

Virtual Open House November 16

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Laser Lipo & Vein Center is excited to announce our favorite time of the year – our annual Open House! This year you can attend and enjoy the festivities from anywhere! Join us on Monday, November 16 at 10 AM CST for our 100% virtual event via Facebook Live. As always, all of our guests have the chance to win big prizes, learn about specials, and be the first to know about VIP offers. Don’t miss out!! RSVP today for a chance to win up to $5,000 in giveaways – you don’t even have

12/26/2018
Botox

5 Places on the Face for a Botox Injection

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Botox is one of the most popular cosmetic procedures on the planet; very few people have never heard of it. Botox is used to help smooth wrinkles and fine lines around the face, helping you appear younger. What may be unknown to those looking into receiving Botox is where on the face the injections can be made at. Here are five places for a botox injection that can achieve smoother skin: Between the Eyebrows One of the most popular injection sites for Botox is between the eyebrows. Vertical lines between

02/26/2018
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Botox Alternative

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For years, Botox has been the go-to for injectable treatments that combat against wrinkles, frown lines, and crow’s feet. After so many years of Botox leading the cosmetics world, a new option is coming from Silicon Valley biotech company Revance. This new drug, RT002, is also a neuromodulator similar to Botox, but has amazing results that last for six months. Most neuromodulators typically show clinical results for three to four months. Most patients looking to receive treatments for wrinkles receive neuromodulators such as Botox, Dysport, or Xeomin; each of these

07/20/2016
Bellafill

Boosting Self-Confidence Through Plastic Surgery

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A recent study conducted by Allergan found that people who undergoing plastic surgery such as injectable fillers are often using these treatments as a way to get rid of wrinkles as well as to boost their self-confidence. The study indicated findings of women stating they sought the treatments to boost self-confidence and improving their looks equally. The study also stated that nearly 74 percent of the study participants indicated they made the effort primarily for themselves, with partners and friends having significantly less influence. General beautification was a larger motivator

05/27/2016
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Botox, Xeomin, and Dysport Can Treat Crows Feet

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Crow’s feet are those little wrinkles that form around our eyes as we age. Often called “laugh lines,” they are created when the skin loses its elasticity through the reduction of collagen, elastin, and hyaluronic acid in the skin. While not a medical condition, may wish to treat crow’s feet and eliminate these lines and wrinkles to regain a more youthful look. Botox, Xeomin and Dysport Are Effective Treatments Three different injectables — Botox, Xeomin, and Dysport — are very effective treatments for eliminating the appearance of crow’s feet. All

05/20/2016
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Increasing Numbers of 20-Somethings Seeking Botox

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You might be surprised at some recent findings that 20-somethings are getting Botox treatments in increasing numbers. Many of us may be thinking, “What?! Botox at such an early age?!” When thinking about Botox, older women who may be trying to regain a youthful look usually come to mind. It just doesn’t sound like something that the younger, 20-something set would seek. What is Botox? Botox, a popular cosmetic procedure, was first approved by the FDA in 1991. Botox is a prescription drug that is injected into the muscles of

02/10/2016
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Social Media Making Cosmetic Procedures Popular

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The selfie is king in today’s popular social media trends. We’ve all seen various celebrities posting photos on various social media platforms including Facebook and Instagram, with the latter being particularly popular. The cosmetic surgery industry has also experienced an uptick in the requests for procedures that can help patients gain celebrity features and looks. Currently, there has been a trend that sees women using edited selfies as a way to present a better image or look. Photo Filters Driving Industry According to a recent study by the American Academy

09/30/2015
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Xeomin Shows High Efficacy in Treating Upper Facial Lines

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According to a recent study1, Xeomin was found to have significant efficacy when treating three areas of upper facial lines. One hundred and fifty six healthy adults with moderate to severe lateral periobital (around the eyes) lines, horizontal forehead lines, and glabellar frown lines (areal between the eyebrows and above the nose). The study was conducted as a randomized trial with 105 patients being treated with Xeomin (incobotulinumtoxinA), while 51 patients received a placebo. The 105 patients had a mean age of 47.4 years and 80.5% were women. The placebo

08/7/2015
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Botox to Keep Hairstyles in Shape!

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If you are like many people, you might be spending a lot of money on those wonderful stylish haircuts, or the voluminous blow out. So, just how far would you take it to keep it in place after you leave the salon? For instance, would you have 100 tiny little shots placed directly onto your scalp? Interestingly, there’s a new procedure that many have been undergoing to keep that hairstyle fresh. Botox is now being used on the head to reduce the amount of sweat on the scalp, which helps