What Happens if I Gain Weight After a Tummy Tuck?

Tummy tucks, also called abdominoplasties, are well known in South Jersey for helping women and men attain a flatter, more toned abdomen. The ideal patient will be at or very near his or her goal weight before undergoing this surgery. But what happens if you gain weight after your procedure?...
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What Areas of the Face Can Dermal Fillers and Neurotoxins Treat?

Dermal fillers and neurotoxins can be your best friends! While some are designed to treat only specific areas of the face, others can treat multiple problem areas. To help you better understand how dermal fillers and neurotoxins can help you obtain a more youthful and refreshed appearance, we listed the most popular injectables in our practice....
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How Soon Will I See Results from Kybella®?

If you’re looking for a surefire way to get rid of your double chin without invasive surgery and liposuction, then Kybella® may be just what you need. This non-surgical, FDA-approved treatment for resolving excess fat under the chin is desired by many people throughout South Jersey....
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Can I Build Up a Resistance to Botox®?

Botox® has been on the US market since the 1980s, helping to slow down and erase signs of aging. Over the 40 years this injectable has been on the market, doctors like Dr. Sood of Sood Center for Aesthetic and Plastic Surgery, have learned that receiving regular maintenance injections of Botox® offers patients long-lasting effects and helps them minimize and slow down the signs of aging. ...
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How To Wash Your Face The Right Way

By ZO SKIN HEALTH Cleansing should be the simplest part of your daily skin care routine. You may not realize that some all too common bad habits can cause a whole list of skin problems, including dry patches, irritation, oiliness, redness, clogged pores, and breakouts. Cleansing before you go to bed is an essential part of keeping your skin healthy. During the day the oils on......
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The Anatomy of Dark Circles

By ZO SKIN HEALTH The skin around your eyes is the thinnest on the body, which accounts for why it is so prone to environmental abuse and the effects of stress and sun exposure. The skin around the eyes is one of the first places signs of aging like crow’s feet, crepey skin, puffiness and dark circles. The area around the lower eyelids is also......
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Most Common Questions About Facial Fillers

Will I Look Overdone? One of the most popular statements our patients make when they come in for their first facial filler consultation is that they do not want to look “overdone”. The misconception that facial fillers look unnatural is very common. This is partially due to the fact that people who have a more natural facial filler outcome are not noticed as having had......
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Benefits of Dermaplaning/Epidermal Leveling

Dermaplaning is essentially shaving, but instead of the bacteria filled, dull razor in your shower you used on your body, the aesthetician uses a sterile medical grade blade to exfoliate skin, while removing fine, vellus hair.  The results are glowing, smooth skin, prepared for deeper penetration to absorb serums and treatments such as chemical peels. The hair will not grow back thicker or darker as......
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Dispelling the Myths About CoolSculpting

CoolSculpting has become one of the most popular non-invasive cosmetic procedures currently on the market today. With over six million treatments having been performed, people world-wide are using CoolSculpting to freeze unwanted and stubborn fat. It is both safe and effective...
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Cosmetic Procedures and Self-Esteem

Over the years, the practice of turning to cosmetic surgery for physical enhancements has become much more accepted. Data released by the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS) shows continued growth in cosmetic procedures year over year....
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