Clarence introduces latest in laser

With its owner and resident doctor being a key opinion leader for the latest and most advanced skin rejuvenation laser treatment, Clarence Anti-Aging, Slimming and Dermatology Centre is proud to bring to the Philippines the Picoway Laser Skin rejuvenation treatment. “PicoWay is a three wavelength picosecond laser system with both non-fractional and fractional capabilities that enables removal of multi-colored and recalcitrant …

Protein Adjustment: The Anti-Aging Solution We’ve Been Waiting For?

Out with the old, in with the new. It’s a common approach used to breathe new life, or at least rejuvenate something. And for the past few years, many scientists seemed to follow the same logic to deal with aging, specifically, reversing or slowing down the process of aging. Of the numerous studies done, one of the most notable experiments …

Nitrous oxide linked to less pain in tattoo removal

SAN DIEGO – The results of a small, single-site study suggest that nitrous oxide (NO) can play a significant role in reducing pain during laser tattoo removal. “Nitrous oxide is a safe and effective option for patients, particularly those who have large tattoos that can’t be adequately numbed with injections or topical numbing,” the study’s lead author, Jared Mallalieu, DO, …

Easy Come, Easy Go: Tattoo Removal Isn’t Such a Big Deal Now

KYLE, Texas — Taylor Glascow, a freshman at Jack C. Hays High School in nearby Buda, got her first tattoo last year from a friend, who used a sewing needle and ink from a ballpoint pen to draw a heart and cross on Glascow’s right hip. Kyle and Buda are small towns along Interstate 35 in Hays County between Austin …

This May Just Be the Newest Pain-Free Way to Remove Tattoos and Birthmarks

For years, lasers have been used to lighten birthmarks and tattoos that were considered painful and required numerous treatments. But all of that could change as researchers from the University of Missouri have developed a special device that emits laser light through direct contact on the skin to make the entire process safer and less painful with less inflammation. Coined …

How tattoo removal can change the face of corrections

Prison systems actively assist and support incarcerated persons who desire to return to society equipped to live crime-free lives. However, correctional professionals continue to focus on the barriers that formerly incarcerated individuals experience. According to the Department of Justice, more than 650,000 individuals return to neighborhoods across America after serving time in federal and state prisons each year. Studies show …

7 Game-Changing Beauty Destinations in LA

Between the perpetually great weather and the dedication to healthy living, Los Angeles locals just seem to have a certain California glow—and it’s not just from the cold-pressed green juice. Here are seven must-visit beauty and wellness destinations that are uniquely L.A.  Spa Montage Spa Montage is a 20,000 square foot oasis in Los Angeles. Courtesy Spa Montage This 20,000 …

How to Solve Any Bear Related Skin Conditions

As we delve head-first into winter, guys with facial hair might notice the occasional itch, rash or pimple around their beard. And while most of the time this nothing a good couple of exfoliation sessions or beard oil applications can’t fix, sometimes it’s a sign of something that might need a little more attention. The real question is, how do …

A younger looking face to start the year

Who doesn’t dream of a tighter, younger looking face? As we grow older, the cumulative effects of gravity, genetics, and other factors cause facial structures to descend and facial skin to sag. Fortunately, there are now ways to regain that youthful look through skin-tightening and this unsurprisingly has become one of the most sought-after treatments today. Many methods for skin …