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Tips to Make Botox Last Longer

Botox is one of the leading injectable treatments for signs of aging. While it can effectively smooth out wrinkles and even prevent facial lines from forming, it has one key downside: longevity. 

Typically, Botox injections only last for 3 to 4 months. After this point, patients generally return to the office for follow-up treatments. 

Thankfully, there are a few tips and tricks that you can implement to extend the lifespan of your Botox injections. These include: Continue reading “Tips to Make Botox Last Longer”

Choosing the Best Skincare Routine for Your Age

These days, everyone seems to be talking about their skincare routines – and it’s no wonder why! Your skincare routine can affect the long-term health and appearance of your skin. 

While you likely don’t need a 12-step skincare routine to reach your beauty goals, it’s important to consider your age while selecting skincare products. The skin requires different ingredients in different stages of life, so why not build a routine that reflects your age?

Skincare in Your 20s

In your 20s, no matter where the day (and night) take you, make sure to cleanse your skin twice daily. Debris, irritants, and impurities can accumulate on your skin throughout the day. If they sit on your skin at night, you may find yourself with clogged pores and a dull skin texture.  Continue reading “Choosing the Best Skincare Routine for Your Age”

At What Age Is It Best to Start Botox?

Botox is one of the most well-known treatments for facial wrinkles and creases. It’s an injectable that’s widely used to smooth out the skin for a more youthful look. However, more patients are undergoing Botox early in adulthood as a prevention method for wrinkles.

When exactly is the best time to start receiving Botox injections? Keep reading for our answer to this common question. 

When To Start Botox

The age at which you should start Botox comes down to your goals and preferences. If you’re in your 40s, 50s, 60s, or beyond and want to smooth out existing wrinkles caused by repeated facial expressions, Botox injections can work for you. However, if you haven’t yet reached this point, preventative Botox is an option to consider.  Continue reading “At What Age Is It Best to Start Botox?”

Boost Collagen Production with PDO Threads

If you’re dealing with sagging, wrinkled skin, the culprit could be lost collagen. Dwindling collagen levels in older age can lead to visible signs of skin aging. 

Thankfully, advancements in aesthetic medicine have paved the way for effective, non-invasive skin aging treatments. PDO threads are one such treatment that can be used to tighten, lift, or volumize the treatment area. 

Below, we’ll discuss PDO threads and how they can improve collagen production for younger-looking skin. Continue reading “Boost Collagen Production with PDO Threads”

Summer Skincare Recommendations

As the seasons change, many people find that their skincare needs to change, too. In the summer, higher temperatures, greater humidity, and more time spent in the sun call for a few shifts in your beauty regimen. 

Here are our top recommendations for your skincare routine as you have fun in Florida this summer: Continue reading “Summer Skincare Recommendations”

What to Expect with CoolSculpting

CoolSculpting has rapidly risen to fame, with over eight million CoolSculpting treatments performed in the United States in 2019 alone. This cosmetic treatment is a method of fat-freezing that can eliminate sections of stubborn fat in various areas of the body. 

If you’re struggling with excess fat despite a healthy diet and regular exercise, CoolSculpting could help you reach your desired results. In this article, we’ll explain what you can expect during and after this treatment. Continue reading “What to Expect with CoolSculpting”

How to Achieve (and Keep) Perfect Lips with Juvéderm

The lips are a defining facial feature. But, as we age, the lips tend to gradually thin out, losing the full, plump appearance of previous years. 

Now, you don’t need surgery to enhance the appearance of your lips. Lips fillers provide a fast, effective solution for thinning lips and have become one of the most popular cosmetic treatments today. 

Juvéderm Volbella is a popular lip filler available at Hermann Aesthetics & Wellness. Volbella is one of the best options available for non-surgical lip augmentation.  Continue reading “How to Achieve (and Keep) Perfect Lips with Juvéderm”

Signs It’s Time to Change Your Skincare Routine

Now more than ever, people are invested in their skincare routines. With the countless beauty products (and opinions) around today, it’s no wonder why. Everywhere you look, there are creams and serums that promise to shave decades off of your skin, zap acne overnight, or give you a glamorous glow.

You may already have a skincare regimen. But, if you’re not quite getting the results that you desire, it’s probably time to switch it up.

Here are other key signs that it’s time to change your skincare routine: Continue reading “Signs It’s Time to Change Your Skincare Routine”

Can Microdermabrasion Minimize Acne Scars?

As the most common skin disorder in the U.S., acne impacts as many as 50 million Americans per year. Unfortunately, even after acne lesions heal, they often leave behind scarring and discoloration. While some acne scars heal quickly, others may take years to fully disappear. 

Thankfully, there’s a selection of aesthetic treatments that can speed up the process of overcoming acne scars. Microdermabrasion is a popular option that works by gently exfoliating the outermost layer of skin cells. 

Why Do Acne Scars Form?

Acne scars are an unwanted, often frustrating result of acne breakouts. But, why exactly does acne cause scarring? Continue reading “Can Microdermabrasion Minimize Acne Scars?”

Botox for Severe Underarm Sweating

If you’ve ever looked into treatments for wrinkles and facial lines, you’ve likely heard of Botox. But, did you know that this popular injectable can also be used to resolve excessive underarm sweating?

Excessive sweating, or hyperhidrosis, is a common condition affecting around 2% to 3% of Americans. Botox is a safe, convenient treatment that can free you from the discomfort and self-consciousness that are so often caused by hyperhidrosis.

How Does Botox Work For Severe Underarm Sweating?

Botox is a neurotoxin, meaning that it affects the nervous system. It temporarily blocks the release of certain neurotransmitters, which in turn prevents muscle contractions. This is why it’s so effective at smoothing wrinkles and lines caused by facial expressions. Continue reading “Botox for Severe Underarm Sweating”