The aesthetic industry is currently taking a wait-and-see approach about the startling claims that Botox not only helps keep you looking younger, but can also alleviate symptoms of depression. It’s not a a huge stretch for anyone to acknowledge that if they improve their appearance, they generally will have a positive association with this improvement. […]
Obesity has been recently recognized as a disease by the American Medical Association. Obesity and health problems go hand in hand and as such they appear to be a number of different health risks that are associated with being obese. A typical clinical definition of obesity does not exist but has been defined by different […]
Facial aging is a process that is natural and progressive throughout life. But what really happens to the skin as we age? The loss of collagen, elastin and hyaluronic acid, reduce the moisture, suppleness, and elasticity of the skin, causing fine lines and wrinkles to appear. And much more occurs in the aging process.
“Obesity is a well recognized public health problem that affects millions of Americans. It is accompanied by a number of different clinical illnesses such as cardiovascular disease, diabetes, high blood pressure, joint pains and stroke, to name but a few conditions.” The Obesity Problem in America The American obesity problem is huge, with over 34% […]
A lack of food can cause the body to go into starvation mode over time. Starvation mode is a metabolic response to the body being deprived of food. Not eating enough can slow the body’s metabolism, making it harder to lose weight. The body can detect when there’s been a shift in calorie levels and reacts accordingly. With severe food restriction, the body begins to conserve its fuel, stored fat. The result is that you burn less calories. Fortunately, the hcg diet keeps your body out of “starvation mode.”
Free “6 Tips to Adding Aesthetic Medical Procedures to your Practice” e-Book. With 12,000 Americans turning 50 every day, many doctors are expanding their existing practices by adding non-reimbursable medical aesthetic procedures. The International Association for Physicians in Aesthetic Medicine (IAPAM) has completed this tip guide designed to help physicians who want to add aesthetic […]