Beyond Frown Lines: The New Botox® Treatments You Need to Know About

This year marks 16 years of Botox on the market as an FDA approved cosmetic solution for dynamic wrinkles on the face and facial treatment. With continued use, practitioners have found new uses and applications for this miracle injectable. Off-label Botox treatments have skyrocketed in popularity in recent years, especially with millennials looking to prevent […]

How to Prep for Laser Hair Removal like a Pro

Shave 24 hours before your appointment You want the hair to be short and concentrate the heat of the laser deep into the follicle – excess hair can make the treatment less comfortable because sizzling hair curls down against the skin’s surface. No tanning – real or fake –prior to your appointment The lasers used […]

Could Cosmetic Procedures Make Us Happier?

You’ve probably seen the happy, smiling faces used in cosmetic procedure advertisements and marketing, but is that a realistic depiction, or just a sales tactic? There’s a surprisingly large amount of clinical research into this subject, so let’s take a dive into some of the science behind happiness, beauty, and cosmetic procedures. Does Being Beautiful […]

The Frankenstein Facelift

See the live demo and Q&A for the Frankenstein Facelift featured on Harper’s Bazaar- Pricing, Prepping for your appointment, and how to get a FREE Consult.

10 Cosmetic Treatments to Simplify Your Beauty Routine

A clear, glowing complexion and a few natural enhancements can help you significantly cut down on prep time each morning. 1. Clear away break-outs with Isolaz. Active acne flares are difficult and time-consuming to cover up, and the type of makeup that covers pimples best is often pore-clogging, which only makes the situation worse. Isolaz […]

A Facelift in Your 40’s??! Why This Isn’t As Crazy As It Sounds

“I’ve seen more and more women and men in their 40s coming in, looking for a way to turn back the clock with reliable results,” -Dr. Mark Karolak  So let’s talk about why on earth a 40-something patient would ever ask a plastic surgeon about a facelift: Face Time Technology has become such a large […]

What’s New in Cosmetic Medicine for 2016

Cosmetic medicine has been going through a period of amazing innovation. It always seems like a new technology or technique has just been announced, and we love being able to work in a field that’s so exciting and dynamic. New techniques and technologies also mean we get to provide patients with more and better treatment […]