Constantine Cosmetic Surgery

Laser Hair Removal

If efforts to remove unwanted hair leave you with bumps, nicks, burns, or the hassles of repeated shaving, tweezing, or waxing, laser hair removal may be an option worth considering. Laser hair removal is a technique that uses beams of highly concentrated light to penetrate the hair follicles. The light is absorbed by pigment in the hair follicles and destroys the hair within the follicle. Next to Botox injections, laser hair removal is the most commonly performed cosmetic procedure in the U.S. Continue reading

Why Do I Have Wrinkles?

We've all heard the clichés: "wrinkles are a roadmap of your life." But many of us would rather not be reminded of the distance we've traveled. What can you do? First, understand what causes wrinkles. Then, if you still want to reduce wrinkles, explore your treatment options. So...what causes wrinkles? The following factors are the most significant contributors to wrinkles: Continue reading

Your Skin and Vitamin C

When we think of vitamin C, we generally think of it warding off colds. It has another wonderful attribute: it can help beautify your skin. Tara Elggren, CHHC says, “I encourage all my clients to take an antioxidant like vitamin C. It's great for skin, hair and nails and can even help diminish age spots. It's also responsible for creating and maintaining collagen - the glue that holds the body together.  It's also great for strengthening blood vessels and giving our skin elasticity.” Continue reading