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Can Botox® Make A Face Slimmer?

Can Botox® Make A Face Slimmer?

Botox®, also called botulinum toxin type A, is a widely used medical aesthetic product that is used to reduce the signs of fine lines and wrinkles.  Made from the bacteria that causes botulism, it works by blocking nerve activity in the muscles, causing a temporary reduction in muscle activity. Plastic surgeons nationwide have been using Botox® […]

Beauty Minute With Dr. Q!

Beauty Minute With Dr. Q!

Welcome to Beauty Minute with Dr. Q! Suzanne Quardt, MD is a board certified Plastic Surgeon who practices in Palm Desert, California and is affectionately referred to as Dr. Q. She is loved by her patients and in this weekly column brings to Aesthetic Insider™ all the questions our readers are too timid to ask. […]

Why Does An Aesthetic Practice Need An HR Expert?

Why Does An Aesthetic Practice Need An HR Expert?

Although many aesthetic medical practices may not have the ability to hire a full-time Human Resources Manager on staff, it doesn’t mean that they cannot gain access to leading expertise when it comes to employee relations. With new and varied business solutions now available to medical practices nationwide, access to a Human Resources team along […]

MedResults Network Founder Finishes 8th In World Series of Poker

MedResults Network Founder Finishes 8th In World Series of Poker

Three days and several thousands of dollars later, Jim Parrott, an aesthetic industry entrepreneur and Founder of MedResults Network, the premier buying network for aesthetic practices and med-spas, takes 8th place at the World Series of Poker (WSOP) Tournament. Jim left Saturday morning to attend his very first World Series of Poker (WSOP) tournament that […]

Are NovaThreads® The New Alternative To A Facelift?

Are NovaThreads® The New Alternative To A Facelift?

Although advances in injectable fillers, neuromodulators, radiofrequency, microneedling, ultrasound, and heat technologies have been effective for treating different aesthetic indications, many physicians will agree that there continues to be an unmet need in minimally invasive aesthetics for an actual “lift” of the skin and soft tissues in different areas, particularly the face. In this exclusive interview with double-board […]

How To Identify A Problem Patient Before Surgery

How To Identify A Problem Patient Before Surgery

THE DANGEROUS SIX How To Identify A Problem Patient Before Surgery! Identifying people with a psychological condition that might make them an unsuitable candidate for an aesthetic procedure is difficult to do, especially if the patient is hiding their condition during a consultation. Aesthetic Insider talked with licensed clinical therapist Carla Lundblade, MS, LPC, NCC, about […]

Can This PR Book Help You Get On TV? Yes!

Can This PR Book Help You Get On TV? Yes!

Utilizing the Power of the Media is something Angela O’Mara, President of The Professional Image, Inc., an Orange County, California based PR & Marketing Consulting firm has been doing for over 28 years. In a best-selling book she published Lights! Camera! Action! The POWER of PR, O’Mara details a step-by-step method that her agency has […]

Leading Dermatologist Discusses The Research Behind The Use Of Curcumin For Anti-Aging And Skin Improvement

Leading Dermatologist Discusses The Research Behind The Use Of Curcumin For Anti-Aging And Skin Improvement

As a leading dermatologist spending 25 years in academia as Chief of Dermatology at UCLA School of Medicine and at the Veteran’s Administration Medical Center, Dr. Madalene Heng is currently in private practice in Camarillo, California. Dr. Heng is the inventor of Psoria-Gold an anti-aging, anti-inflammatory and skin tissue repair skin care line that is […]