Archive for January 30th, 2009

Thermage Face-Lift without Surgery

Thermage Face-Lift without Surgery

Botox, watch out. There is a relatively new product (FDA approved in 2001) that makes the skin look younger without surgery, and more importantly, without making your face look rigid. What is thermage?Thermage is procedure that radiofrequency technology to tighten aging skin, making it appear more youthful, especially around the eyes and forehead. It is non-invasive, there will be no cuts and incisions. On top of that, it requires virtually no recovery time.  How does thermage work?Thermage work…

Do Anti-Wrinkle Creams Work?

Do Anti-Wrinkle Creams Work?

Anti-wrinkle creams flood the market due to women’s desire to remain young-looking. However, the question is do these anti-wrinkle creams actually work? Experts say that in general, anti-wrinkle creams remove the dead anti-layers of the skin or hydrate the skin to make it appear plump, but do not permanently remove wrinkles. Continued use is also needed, as wrinkles reappear once you stop using the product. Given these facts, experts suggest using products that contain the following:Vitamin C an…

Reducing Cellulite Without Surgery

Reducing Cellulite Without Surgery

Cellulite is a common beauty problem among women. In fact, about 90% of women, fat or thin, have cellulites, and all of them want to get rid of the “cottage cheese skin” around their thighs and buttocks.However, some women are afraid of going under the knife to get rid of cellulite. Fortunately, there are a number of ways to reduce cellulite without surgery.Non-surgical ways to reduce celluliteKeeping fit and healthy is a great way to start. Though there is no cellulite-reduction diet plan, eati…

Prevent Wrinkles The Natural Way

Prevent Wrinkles The Natural Way

Our society has put so much premium on youth and beauty. So much so that anti-aging products flood the market. Anti-aging technology and medical procedures are also the rage among the middle-aged. We tend to forget that there are ‘natural’ ways to keep us looking young. Natural ways to keep skin younger lookingExperts agree that sun exposure speeds up aging. So protect you skin from the sun at all times. Use sunscreen with SPF 15 or higher to protect your skin against harmful UV rays. Do not sun…

What to Consider Before Getting a Nose Pierced

What to Consider Before Getting a Nose Pierced

If truth be told, nose piercings are much of a fad. There came a point in time in which it became a craze. From teenagers to grown-ups, this has become a fashion statement people like to have. In a sense, nose piercing has been a sign of individuality. People like to assert some sort of identity by having piercings. However, there are things that has to be considered when getting a piercing. Below are some of the things that you have to take note of if you are going to have a nose piercing. A ma…