Alternatives to botox

Some people try BOTOX® Cosmetic and don't like it.Don't get me wrong -- I love BOTOX® Cosmetic and it works great for me. And I have a few clients who would sacrifice every other spa treatment, if necessary, in order to have their botox.But sometimes BOTOX® Cosmetic just isn't the right thing for a particular person. [...]

By |June 11th, 2008|Categories: botox, dermal fillers|0 Comments

Do you sweat excessively?

Excessive sweating is extremely embarrassing and a hassle. You put a nice clean shirt on and before you even get to work you've got huge wet circles under your arms. You don't dare wear a white shirt because it shows the wet marks.The medical term for excessive sweating is hyperhidrosis. This is a condition that affects [...]

By |April 28th, 2008|Categories: botox|0 Comments

Botox info from the BBC

I came across this article on the BBC website. They're calling the series "Extreme Cosmetics" which I find a bit over the top but the information is mostly accurate.They have a little slideshow that shows how BOTOX® Cosmetic works.I'd just like to correct a few things they said that were misleading.They said:Botox is 'botulinum toxin A' [...]

By |April 14th, 2008|Categories: botox|2 Comments

How eye firming creams work

This is another installment in the skincare series. Earlier articles included What's in a skincare regimen, Something that really works, Treat your skin with Vitamin A, and Topical growth factors.I'm a very literal person. I've been embarrassed in some social situations because I have taken things too literally and totally misunderstood what was meant by a [...]

By |April 3rd, 2008|Categories: botox, skin care|0 Comments

Idol judge applauds BOTOX

This little item was in The Spec yesterday:The American Idol judge has confessed to regular Botox injections to smooth out any wrinkles. He said: "To me, Botox is no more unusual than toothpaste. It works, you do it once a year -- who cares. But I'd never dye my hair, although I know everyone thinks I [...]

By |March 5th, 2008|Categories: botox|0 Comments

Fear Factor: BOTOX®?

"I love what Botox does for me but I've been hearing the reports in the media and I don't think I should use it any more."The call came in yesterday but I've been hearing similar comments recently from various sources. What's going on? Why are people afraid of BOTOX®?Here's the buzz in the media:Botox and a [...]

By |February 12th, 2008|Categories: botox, wrinkles|0 Comments