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Massage May Help Your Migraine

What Is A Migraine? A migraine is a headache which causes moderate to severe pain that reoccurs. It often occurs, pulsating, on one side of the head, with other symptoms accompanying it. A migraine can be chronic if a person has one for more than 15 days out of the month, for 4 hours or greater at a time. Unfortunately, it is not known what causes a Migraine, Genetics can play a role but there are triggers to be aware of, a few examples are…Weather, Stress, Hunger, certain foods, medications, Fatigue, certain scents…it effects about 12% of Americans each year, … Continue reading

Medical-grade Skincare vs. Over the Counter Skincare – What You Need to Know

Why choose medical-grade skincare vs. over the counter? We’ve all fallen victim to the hundreds of magazine ads, commercials, or even to that neighbor selling the latest “pyramid scheme” skincare regimen. I hear it almost every time I see a new client. There is an enormous array of products available claiming to treat just about any issue you may have with your skin. So, what is the difference between the products you may find in a department store or at your local drug store versus medical-grade skincare, and is it really worth the investment? The answer is yes, and we … Continue reading

CoolSculpting® or Liposuction: What’s the Better Choice?

Both CoolSculpting and liposuction are popular treatments at our Lexington and Louisville KY, practices. Each offers similar results, but inevitably most patients will need to opt for one treatment over the other. So what factors play into that decision? Before we answer that question, let’s quickly compare them. Here are a few fast facts about CoolSculpting: Nonsurgical treatment Multiple treatments may be needed to achieve results Little to no downtime – some patients even receive the treatment on their lunch break from work Results are permanent with sustained diet and exercise routine Approximately 25% of fat in the treated area will be … Continue reading

BOTOX® Cosmetic, Fillers, or Both?

BOTOX Cosmetic and fillers, fillers and BOTOX: One of the most common misconceptions I hear from my new Louisville and Lexington patients is that these two injectable treatments are created equal. The product names are sometimes used interchangeably. It’s important to know that they have entirely different uses and results. Before you see an injector for your first treatment, check out this reference guide, so you’ll never be confused again! BOTOX: Ingredients: The main active ingredient in BOTOX® is a neurotoxin called Botulinum toxin A. It blocks the signals from your nerves to your muscles in the treatment area, which causes … Continue reading

Don’t Sweat It: 7 Reasons Why There’s miraDry®

We’ve heard patients say they’ve tried nearly every treatment option for excessive sweating (a.k.a. hyperhydrosis) to no avail: Maximum strength deodorants Prescription deodorants BOTOX® Cosmetic injections Often, the treatments end up costing more than the patients had hoped — all for nothing. It’s frustrating, and we totally understand. We also don’t want you to have to sweat the small stuff (like those pesky armpit stains) anymore. To help, we’re excited to offer our patients miraDry, which may finally treat your underarm hyperhydrosis for good. You can get details on the miraDry treatment on our site, but here we’re talking about … Continue reading

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