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Contributions By: Robert Anolik, MD

Face

The Ass Vs. Face Dilemma

“A 30-year-old woman must choose between her bottom and her face,” Catherine Deneuve famously declared.  You’ve heard it before: After a certain age, you have to make a choice between your—ahem—derrière and your visage. Read more

Should I go to a dermatologist or a medi-spa?
Buyer Beware

What’s Better, The Dermatologist Or The Medi-Spa?

When you’re in the market for an aesthetic treatment, skipping the clinical setting of a cosmetic doctor’s office in favor of a pampering medi-spa is tempting, but what are you sacrificing, exactly? Read more

How to get rid of dark spots on legs, face, hands and skin: lasers VS. peels
Face

Lasers VS. Peels: What’s The Best Way To Zap Dark Spots?

Those little brown spots start appearing after every summer, and at first it’s a cute smattering of freckles. But after a few years, they start to take up permanent residency, and we just want to find out how to get rid of dark spots on legs, face, hands and skin in general. Read more

Varicose vein treatment: all you need to know about sclerotherapy and post treatment care
Body

Vein Free Legs: We Tried Sclerotherapy

A varicose vein treatment can be tricky. It is important to know how it works and get prepared for 2-3 weeks of post-treatment care. Here’s what to expect from a sclerotherapy. Read more

Is Your Tinted SPF Good Enough?
Sun Care

Are Tinted Moisturizers With SPF Enough?

Almost everything has SPF in it these days: but does a moisturizer, foundation, or BB cream offer enough sun protection all by themselves, or even layered? Read more

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Body

Tattoo Regret (Or Sun Remorse)? Meet PicoSure

You’re invited to a wedding, and it’s July, and the forecast is steaming hot. It’s a semi-formal outdoor affair, and you’d like to wear that gorgeous loose silk dress, but it’s backless and you’ve got two fading butterflies book-ending a random chinese phrase on your shoulder blade. Read more

Collagen Beer - Suntory Precious
In The Kitchen

Collagen Beer: Is Perfect Skin Just a Pint Away?

Collagen, often dubbed the “elixir of youth,” is responsible for making you look young. If there is a single ingredient that your body produces that keeps your skin radiant, elastic, and wrinkle-free, it’s collagen. Read more

Buyer Beware

Is Your Doctor Qualified?

Just because someone has an M.D. after their name and a med school diploma hanging on the wall doesn’t necessarily make them the right person to go to when you’re seeking a cosmetic treatment. Read more