What is Dermaplaning?

  LN from Pittsburgh asks: What is Dermaplaning?   Dr. A: Dermaplaning or blading, is a non-invasive skin treatment that is used to promote skin rejuvenation. Dermaplaning is similar to microdermabrasion as it removes the top layer of the epidermis to eliminate dead skin cells and correct minor surface imperfections. Microdermabrasion is often confused with […]

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Is there a difference in Botox used for men vs. women? What does the term “Brotox” mean?

Is there a difference in Botox used for men vs. women? What does the term “Brotox” mean?

Answer: The popularity of Botox for men has grown rapidly over the past several years. Men are staying in the workforce longer with a later retirement age. To remain competitive, some men are using Botox to maintain a more youthful appearance.  Eating right and exercising also shifts the emphasis for this generation to look as […]

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What exactly is the difference between a day spa and a medical spa?

What exactly is the difference between a day spa and a medical spa?

As we prepared to launch Bellissimo Medi Spa clients repeatedly asked our staff, “What exactly is the difference between a day spa and a medical spa?” By appearances they may seem very similar, especially upon viewing a few of the available services in both a medical (medi) and a day spa. That being said, there […]

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Bellissimo Medi Spa

Bellissimo Medi Spa

We are so excited about the launch of Bellissimo Medi Spa, we decided to devote our entire May newsletter to examining a few of the most popular medical spa procedures that we now have available. These services, along with Botox, Voluma, Juvederm, and Belotero complete the environment we wanted to create for you, our patient, […]

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