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Genetic Testing-What to consider

Did you ever think you’d see the day when you could take a test that would tell you your chances of developing diseases like Diabetes, Alzheimer’s or Cancer? With genetic testing, you can check out specific concerns or you can choose an all-inclusive genetic scan that looks for risk — and possible prevention — of more than 1000...
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Why choose Radiesse?

We speak often about “fillers” which do exactly what you think they would do…they fill areas below the skin to replace lost volume. Why do we lose volume if our weight stays the same? Over time our collagen breaks down in the skin and between that and the ever so unforgiving gravity, we are left with unwelcome sagging,...
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Summer ~ The damage is done but we can help!

Take a good look in your magnified mirror, you know the one that shows you every enlarged pore and chin hair that only your friends under forty can spot. Now take a scan of your skin, ‘post’ summer holidays. Have you noticed a few extra brownish spots that weren’t there in May? Perhaps there are some new tiny...
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Aging Gracefully (Part Three) – Microdermabrasion

Our first two, “Aging Gracefully” blogs, gave you the bare minimum you can do for yourself and your skin to keep you looking your best while time, the environment and lifestyle takes it’s toll. Aging Gracefully Part Three will take you one step further. Many people confuse Microdermabrasion, this effective but relatively mild exfoliation treatment with a much...
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Aging Gracefully (Part Two) – Skin Treatments

So we’ve established in the last blog that aging gracefully did not mean stand by and let nature take it’s course. You learned that you are now going to do your best to wear your sunblock and pick up a few key products that will actually do something to help your skin. Keeping in mind that these treatments...
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Aging Gracefully (Part One)

Aging Gracefully. What does that really mean? Some people think it means doing nothing at all to one’s self and just letting nature take its course. Others feel it’s just about doing the minimum to ease the process of aging. Today we received a call from a woman saying she wanted to “age gracefully and we needed to...
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Teenage Acne –“So not my best look”

 Two of the hardest things about being a teenager: #1.  Wishing you were already 25 with your own car and condo in the city #2.  Teenage Acne. What causes it? Well one thing that you can’t do anything about; a natural process complete with drastic hormonal changes and utter emotional confusion, called ‘puberty’ and also several things that you...
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Laser Hair Removal Vancouver

Chuck the razor! Use the laser! If you are looking for laser hair removal in Vancouver, you’ve come to the right place. Have you ever considered how much of your life is spent bent over in the shower, razor in hand, cramping and straining to reach areas you can’t actually see without a hand mirror and a miner’s...
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Do Eye Wrinkle Creams Really Work?

  “Underneath my eyes the skin is dry and wrinkled what should I do?” Almost any cream you put on your skin will do something even if it’s just mild hydration so yes, always use an eye cream. Whether the product you choose will help reduce wrinkles, puffiness and prevent more aging is another story. What you want...
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