Archives by Tag 'Skin'

Aging Skin Before and After

March 15, 2012

Aging skin is evident from unpleasant changes such as sagging skin, wrinkles, lines, folds and age spots. After reaching your twenties, you will find the condition of your skin tone and text_imageure starts to deteriorate. This process happens faster in some people than others, depending on the skin type, your lifestyle and how well you […]

Co2 Laser Before and After

March 9, 2012

It’s not really a ‘light’ form of laser skin resurfacing since there is some downtime involved, but usually there’s no pain involved. After the treatment your face will be red straight away. You won’t be able to apply makeup for about three to five days and this can be daunting for some women. The redness […]

Sunburn Before and After

March 2, 2012

Sunburn is what you get when you spend too much time in the sun either tanning or doing other activities like surfing or working. Sunburn ruins your skin and makes you look older if you get it often enough throughout your life. Sun damage causes aging skin which can develop age spots, wrinkles, sagging skin […]

Pearl Laser Before and After

February 28, 2012

A pearl laser is a type of laser skin resurfacing used to remove age spots, fix uneven skin, treat fine wrinkles on the face and neck, sun damage and uneven text_imageure of skin and also light spots. A pearl laser treatment requires around three to four days for recovery social downtime where your face may […]

Jowl Lift Before and After

February 27, 2012

A jowl lift is a plastic surgery procedure concerned with the lower part of a person’s cheek or jaw especially fleshy, saggy drooping skin often called a chicken neck. The removal of jowl skin and saggy flesh leaves the skin looking tighter and firmer and less aged. Jowl lift surgery is usually considered a mini […]

Frown Lines Before and After

February 23, 2012

Frown lines (glabellar lines) are wrinkles on your forehead between your eyebrows. They are a known sign of aging but have the ability to develop in young adults also. Frown lines have been known to be called typical “11’s” between the eyes. Having frown lines can make your facial appearance look aged, sad, tired, mad, […]

Eye Bag Removal Before and After

February 23, 2012

Eye bags are dark circles under the eyes or puffy, sagging skin above and/or below the eyes. These bits of loose skin can make you look much older and constantly tired. Tear troughs come with age, smoking, stress and not getting enough sleep. Sometimes there can be just loose skin and fat whilst in others, […]

DIEP Flap Before and After

February 22, 2012

DIEP (Deep Inferior Epigastric Perforators blood vessels) flap breast reconstruction is a micro-surgical re-constructive plastic surgery procedure where fat and skin connected to the abdomen (lower) are removed and moved onto the chest area, reconstructing the breast. This operation is usually what may follow after a lumpectomy or mastectomy (breast removal, typically from cancer). There […]

Brachioplasty Before and After

February 20, 2012

Brachioplasty (known as an arm lift or arm tuck) is a plastic surgery procedure which reduces patients’ sagging loose skin from the upper arm (between the elbow and underarm) which develops after moderate to severe weight loss. Patients who are ideal for this type of procedure are expected to have attained their ideal weight and […]

Spray Tan Before and After

February 13, 2012

Spray tanning is a safe alternative to sunbathing. A spray tan is an artificial form of darkening the skin to make it look more alive, sexy and beautiful. Tens of thousands of women have regular spray tans and pay small fees to be members of spray tan salons to have their spray tans done. It […]

Acne Before and After

February 10, 2012

Acne, a condition or disease of the skin causes blackheads, whiteheads and inflamed reddish growths like cysts, pustules and papules to form. Most people call these growths zits or pimples. It is a common condition of humans and some animals. The face is the most prone area to contracting acne with some people’s conditions being […]

Mole Removal Before and After

February 10, 2012

Mole (melanocytic nevus) removal is a type of treatment used to reduce and remove the amount of moles over the body whether on the back, face or arms. Moles unlike freckles are lesions which have cells called “nevus”. They are not age spots, which appear after sun damage. Most moles appear during the first two […]

Liposuction Before and After

February 2, 2012

Liposuction or lipo is a body contouring procedure which removes excess fat from specific areas of the body to improve shape and contour. It enables you to improve your look by sculpting your body to achieve a nicer figure. Nearly everyone who has bulges of fat has considered at least some of the options of […]