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Xeomin or Botox – Which is the Right Choice for Me?

If those wrinkles around your brow, eyes, and forehead are becoming more and more noticeable with each birthday you celebrate, it’s time for a change. Thanks to incredible advances in cosmetic technology, you can make your wrinkles disappear in less time than it takes to get the oil changed in your car or shop for groceries!

Botox has long ruled the cosmetic industry as the “go to” injectable that safely and effectively banishes unwanted wrinkles for months at a time. However, a new and very similar product called Xeomin is also growing in popularity. Though so closely related, these two products present distinct differences as well. Which is the right choice for you and your skin? Continue reading “Xeomin or Botox – Which is the Right Choice for Me?” »

Hermann Wellness Believes in ZO Skin Health Anti-Aging Physician Grade Skin Care

The providers at Hermann Wellness believe a good anti-aging skin care line must include a retinol, antioxidants, and growth factors. The Zo Skin Health anti-aging products Ossential Daily Power Defense and Ossential Growth Factor Serum Plus delivers these key ant-aging components.

Ossential Daily Power Defense is an anti-aging formula of retinol, antioxidants, and specialized DNA repairing enzymes to aid in stimulating collagen production and repairing damage skin. This lightweight lotion promotes skin health, repairs damage and protect against future skin damage. Ultrasomes (UV-endonuclease) and roxisomes (glycosylase) introduces enzymes to help speed up the skin’s natural repair process. Vitamin E provides antioxidant properties to protect and combat free radical damage that causes aging. Retinol (vitaine) firms and helps even skin tone. Ceramide 6 helps restore barrier function. Matrixyl 3000 (palmitoyl oligopeptide and palmitoyl tetrapeptide-7) firms and re-densifies the skin.

Ossential Growth Factor Serum Plus is a lightweight serum with growth factors, amnio acids, and retinol. The growth factors support collagen and elastin production. The retinol and amino acids reduces collagen degradation and restores elasticity. Disodium acetyl glucosamine phosphate and fermented red ginseng extract helps enforce the skin’s protective barrier to restore hydration, elasticity and firmness. Retinol firms and helps even skin tone. ZPROTM and buddleja stem cell helps prevent future signs of aging. Dipeptide diaminobutyroyl benzylamide diacetate minimizes the appearance of expression lines and wrinkles. Beta glucan and angelica polymorpha sinensis root extract calms and soothes irritated skin. Continue reading “Hermann Wellness Believes in ZO Skin Health Anti-Aging Physician Grade Skin Care” »

The Importance of a Home Skin Care Routine

There are some things that turn out beautifully when you “set it and forget it”, like a crockpot meal or your dishwasher cycle… but not your skincare routine! The routine that you use every morning and night at home will play a considerable role in the overall health of your skin, especially as you age and begin to battle additional signs of damage. Here’s what you should know to keep your skin bright, tight, and vibrant.

Healthy Skin Begins With the Basics

The science of healthy skin isn’t complex. You need to cleanse, exfoliate, and tone your skin everyday in order to maintain its most healthy and balanced state. Regardless of your type of skin, regular cleansing, exfoliating, and toning will achieve a radiant glow and clear complexion. Then your skin will be primed and ready for additional healing treatments that target specific problems. Continue reading “The Importance of a Home Skin Care Routine” »

Hermann Wellness Presents Skin Brightening Solutions by ZO Skin Health, Inc

Many of our clients at Hermann Wellness struggle with uneven skin complexion, brown spots, and tired eyes. Therefore, we at Hermann Wellness decided to offer a skin health brightening solution to our clients by adding Zo physician grade skin care line developed by renowned dermatologist Zein Obagi MD. The ZO Ossential C-Bright 10% Vitamin C Serum for the face and Hydrafirm Eye Brightening Repair Cream for under the eyes give the brightening solution are clients are looking for in a skin care product.

Ossential C-Bright 10% Vitamin C Serum is an illuminating formula that provides a potent, pure dose of vitamin C that is stabilized to brighten and rapidly re-texturize the skin surface pigmentation, while minimizing the appearance of fine lines and depth of wrinkles. The Ascorbic Acid (10%) exfoliates the skin surface discoloration for a brighter more even skin tone and complexion. Tetrahexyldecyl ascorbate is proven to help prevent up to 80% new pigment formation. Tocopheryl acetate & coenzyme-Q10 provides multiple antioxidant protection to defend against environmental triggers that cause pigmentation. Squalane mimics our body’s own natural moisturizer factor for additional hydration. Continue reading “Hermann Wellness Presents Skin Brightening Solutions by ZO Skin Health, Inc” »

Don’t Fear Bathing Suit Season, Just Use Accent Skin Firming

For those of us in the Tampa, Florida area, beach season is right around the corner! You might be ready for the warm weather, but do you feel ready to bare your skin in a bathing suit? If the idea of walking around in a bikini overwhelms you with anxiety and thoughts of spending the next month living on the treadmill, think again. All you need is an Accent skin firming treatment series.

Accent Your Body is a skin firming procedure that tones and tightens the most significant trouble spots on your skin. The Accent technology makes it possible to improve loose, sagging, and cellulite-covered skin by forcing your skin’s collagen to restructure itself in a firmer and tighter arrangement. Since Accent Your Body generates real results, you can enjoy tighter, more contoured skin for years!

How Does Accent Your Body Work? Continue reading “Don’t Fear Bathing Suit Season, Just Use Accent Skin Firming” »

Myers’ Cocktail: What Does It Do for You?

Myers’ Cocktail – An intravenous vitamin infusion which enhances immune system, reduces fatigue, helps with seasonal allergies, reduces symptoms of fibromyalgia and asthma.

Conditions which have been found to respond well by this treatment include acute asthma attacks, migraines, fatigue, Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, Fibromyalgia, acute muscle spasm, upper respiratory tract infections, chronic sinusitis, seasonal allergies and cardiovascular disease. It has also been observed for improvements in athletic performance.

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Juvederm Has a Filler for Every Cosmetic Issue

What bothers you most about your facial appearance? Is it your sunken cheeks that lost their contour years ago? Or is it the deep folds that are now permanently etched between your nose and mouth? Maybe you are tired of thin lips that lack the plumpness you wish you had? While there is still no such thing as a magic wand to erase your skin’s imperfections, Juvederm is a very close second! The Juvederm family of hyaluronic acid fillers offers multiple unique formulas to meet very specific cosmetic needs. Which is right for you?

Juvederm Volbella XC

This advanced dermal filler is the perfect choice for women who want to add subtle plumpness and volume to their lips. It is FDA approved for lip augmentation and the correction of vertical lip lines. Thanks to special Vycross® technology, Volbella adds subtle, smooth volume to the lips while also softening and eliminating the appearance of vertical wrinkles above the lip. These natural looking results are clinically proven to last up to one year! Continue reading “Juvederm Has a Filler for Every Cosmetic Issue” »

4 Reasons Botox is Widely Popular

Botox has been used to fight wrinkles for years, and it is one of the most widely used cosmetic treatments on the planet. We all know Botox can reverse wrinkles by relaxing the muscles that cause the skin to scrunch into wrinkles, but what are the other benefits that have helped to make Botox such a phenomenon? There are four main perks of Botox that keep patients coming back for more.

It’s a Quick and Easy Procedure

Only have your lunch break or an hour while your kids are at soccer practice? Botox can be done that quickly, because it’s a simple procedure! Depending on the number of wrinkles and areas of the face you are targeting, your Botox treatment can be done in as little as 15 or 20 minutes. Who ever said that looking great had to be time consuming?

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Featured ZO Skin Health Cleansers at Hermann Wellness

Hermann Wellness promotes the use of the ZO Hydrating Cleanser or the ZO Exfoliating Cleanser.

ZO Hydrating Cleanser is a dual action cleanser for normal to dry skin that cleanses, hydrates, and rejuvenates the skin without disrupting the skin’s moisture barrier for normal to dry skin as well as minimizing dryness and irritation for sensitive skin. This cleanser is best for normal to dry sensitive skin clients. ZO Hydrating Cleanser helps retain moisture during the cleansing process, the Allantoin calms and soothes the skin, and the other ingredients rids the skin of dirt, oil, and makeup without leaving a greasy residue.

ZO Exfoliating Cleanser gently cleanses and exfoliates the skin targeting surface oils without stripping or drying out the skin. This is best for normal to oily skin types. This cleanser gently exfoliates and cleanses the skin to remove impurities while soothing irritations. ZO Exfoliating Cleanser rids the skin of dirt and surface oil, the micro-beads exfoliate to help unclogs pores, and Vitamin E antioxidant calms and soothes irritated skin. Continue reading “Featured ZO Skin Health Cleansers at Hermann Wellness” »

What Happens When You Use Botox and Juvederm Together?

Some things are simply better together. Peanut butter and jelly; chips and dip; and now, Botox and Juvederm. These two injectables tackle unwanted signs of aging using different formulas, so many people don’t realize that they can be used strategically in tandem to support each other’s longevity and effectiveness. If you’re eager to find a simple yet long-lasting solution to the lines and wrinkles on your face, a combination of Botox and Juvederm could be the answer.

The Difference Between Botox and Juvederm

Botox is not a dermal filler like Juvederm. It is a neuromodulator that is injected directly into the specific facial muscles that cause wrinkles to form. The purified proteins in Botox relax muscles by blocking the signals that control contractions. Within a week of treatment, this makes it possible for wrinkles to fade away as smooth and youthful skin reappears. Due to the nature of Botox, it works most efficiently to smooth away frown lines in the forehead area, crow’s feet around the eyes, glabellar lines between the eyebrows, and neck wrinkles. Continue reading “What Happens When You Use Botox and Juvederm Together?” »