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What is Vaginoplasty?

What is Vaginoplasty?

by Yenny (SU)
Vaginoplasty (also known as posterior colporrhaphy) is a plastic surgery procedure done to tighten, repair, or even reconstruct the vagina. This is an invasive surgical procedure that involves tightening the skin inside the vagina.

Mommy Makeover – A new look for the summer

Mommy Makeover – A new look for the summer

by Yenny (SU)
Summer is no time to hide your body and live with an appearance that you want to change. A “mommy makeover” can change the way you feel about yourself, give you the confidence to enjoy the season, and show it off! So what is a mommy makeover?

Botox®: It’s Not Just for Wrinkles!

Botox®: It’s Not Just for Wrinkles!

by Yenny (SU)
Known as Botox® to the 6 million patients nationwide who benefit from it each year, botulinum toxin is a surprisingly versatile injectable. Produced by the bacterium clostridium botulinum, the drug was originally developed to treat eye spasms and crossed-eyes – but burst onto the beauty scene in the early 2000s when doctors discovered it could “paralyze” facial muscles, resulting in a temporary improvement in the appearance of facial wrinkles.

The History of Laser Hair Removal

The History of Laser Hair Removal

by Yenny (SU)
Laser was used as an acronym before it became a household word. Lasers – Light Amplification by Stimulated Emission of Radiation – were invented in the 1960s. But the extremely concentrated light from lasers was initially difficult to harness into a strength that could be safely used on skin. Today, lasers are used for everything from weapons to precision surgical procedures in the operating room. Fortunately for all of us with unwanted body hair, the application of lasers for hair removal was first explored more than 40 years ago.