now, thanks to botox injections, an approved drug, dynamic wrinkles can be dramatically softened. botox is the abbreviation for botulinus toxin which is a chemical that can inhibit nerve stimulation to muscles. the procedure known as "cosmetic denervation" uses botox injections to improve the appearance of worry lines, frown lines, laugh lines, crow's feet, and other dynamic wrinkles.
Face Lift (rhytidectomy)
the term rhytidectomy is derived from the latin word rhytid, which means wrinkle, and ectomy which means removal of; thus, rhytidectomy is the removal of lax skin. these wrinkles can be related to age, heredity or environmental factors. not everyone ages at the same rate. a great deal of the aging process relates to your tissues and what you do to care for them.
Dermolipectomy (arm Reshaping)
dermolipectomy of the arms is a surgical procedure performed in the hospital under general anesthesia or intravenous sedation. the operation is designed to remove excess, sagging skin and fat from the upper-inner arms. it is most effective in those patients who are overweight and have recently lost weight from successful dieting and exercise, leaving an excess of skin and underlying fat which will not shrink to conform to the new body shape.
Chin Enhancement (mentoplasty)
chin enhancement or mentoplasty is a surgical procedure that has helped thousands of people improve their appearance by altering the contours of their faces. a chin augmentation is designed to add size to a receding chin. in some cases, a chin augmentation is done in conjunction with lipo-suction surgery and other cosmetic facial procedures such as rhinoplasty (surgery of the nose) or rhytidectomy (facelift).
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