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Anti Wrinkle Injections

Why Have My Anti Wrinkle Injections Stopped Working?

Australia has one of the largest cosmetic services industries worldwide, having recently surpassed America in number of procedures per capita. All over the country, we are forking over our hard-earned cash to enhance the way we look. In fact, Australians spend an estimated $350 million on anti-wrinkle injections annually. After all, it’s fast and relatively

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THE TREATMENT FOR SUNKEN SCARS THAT YOU HAVE BEEN LOOKING FOR
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The Treatment For Sunken Scars That You Have Been Looking For

Many of us have had at least a dalliance with acne. We are told that getting acne is a rite of passage, part and parcel of puberty, at the end of which is adulthood. But the problem of acne is twofold – skin blemishes that fade eventually and permanent scarring / sunken scars. Severe acne

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Discover The Wonders Of Modern Chemical Peels
Facial Treatments

Discover The Wonders Of Modern Chemical Peels

A clear, glowing, even complexion is lying just beneath the surface of your skin—and a chemical peel is the treatment that will get you there quickly! The thought of a Chemical Peel made me feel both nervous and curious. Like many people, hearing the words made me think of Samantha from Sex and The City, and her unfortunate

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Can the Paleo Diet Help Your Acne?
Acne Treatment

Can the Paleo Diet Help Your Acne?

Acne is a skin condition most associated with teenagers and puberty, yet these days, this problem is plaguing an ever-increasing number of preteens and people who have reached adulthood. The most common treatments for acne include topical creams and gels, antibiotics, birth control pills and, in more severe cases, isotretinoin (which used to be known as Accutane).

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Factor4 Launches In Adelaide, Superseding ‘Vampire Facials’ In The Quest For Youth
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Factor4 Launches In Adelaide, Superseding ‘Vampire Facials’ In The Quest For Youth

Kim Kardashian was probably one of the first celebrities to really popularise the Plasma-Rich Platelet (PRP) treatment, aka the Vampire Facial, which is used as a super potent all-natural collagen treatment. The strange juxtaposition of Kim’s bloodied yet smiling selfie sent people bonkers. Needless to say the photo went viral and before you knew it, it was on everyone’s

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The “Vampire Facial” Arrives In Adelaide And It’s Better Than Ever!
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The “Vampire Facial” Arrives In Adelaide And It’s Better Than Ever!

They say that when a Kardashian sneezes, the entire beauty world catches a cold. So when Kim Kardashian’s selfie image of her blood-splattered face hit social media, people around the world lined up in their droves to experience the latest beauty trend, the so-called “vampire facial”; injecting PLP (Plasma-Rich Platelets) of your own blood into

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We’ve Found An Anti-Aging Treatment That Actually Works
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We’ve Found An Anti-Aging Treatment That Actually Works

There’s a whole raft of people out there who are looking to look younger, without having to resort to plastic surgery. So when the “vampire facial” hit people were lining up around blocks to inject Plasma-Rich Platelets from their own blood into their faces. So when the latest version of the treatment hit Adelaide, I

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Cosmetic Injectables

Things To Consider Before Undergoing Procedures Using Dermal Filler

Non-surgical enhancements using cosmetic injections, also known as dermal fillers, are becoming increasingly popular in Australia. Dermal fillers are materials injected under the skin to reduce the appearance of facial wrinkles or lines, and can also be used to enhance facial contours by adding volume to cheeks and lips. Increasing interest in these types of

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LIP FLIP – THE NEW TREND IN ANTI WRINKLE INJECTIONS
Anti Wrinkle Injections

LIP FLIP – THE NEW TREND IN ANTI WRINKLE INJECTIONS

Lip Flip – The New Trend Kylie Jenner at just 21 years of age has made a huge impact on the cosmetic injectables industry and has helped make the lip flip ever popular. The way her image has dramatically changed her look, her life and her popularity sends out a huge message to the masses

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Look Good At Any Age! Here are Five Things You Need to Know About Dermal Fillers
Cosmetic Injectables

Look Good At Any Age! Here are Five Things You Need to Know About Dermal Fillers

Muscle relaxing injections and dermal fillers may be on the same boat to satisfy our aesthetic goals, but these treatments are two different kinds of cosmetic injectables. Dermal fillers are gel-like substances that are injected beneath the skin to restore the loss of volume, smooth lines and soften creases, or enhance a facial feature or

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How To Get Rid of Spider Veins on the Face
Laser Treatments

How To Get Rid of Spider Veins on the Face

  We use state of the art laser therapy to safely and effectively remove spider veins and broken capillaries on the face, commonly known as telangiectasias. What are spider veins and broken capillaries? First and foremost, spider veins are small, dilated blood vessels near the surface of the skin whilst broken capillaries are a cluster of tiny

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FACTOR 4 : The New Way To Rejuvenate
Cosmetic Injectables

FACTOR 4 : The New Way To Rejuvenate

Factor 4 is fast becoming the go-to treatment for skin laxity, using your own blood plasma As we see when we suffer a cut or fall, the body has a great capacity to heal itself. When we’re injured, platelets in the blood are activated and aggregate together, releasing granules as they do so. These granules,

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Hair Loss Treatment? Yes, it’s called the FACTOR 4 miracle treatment of the century!
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HAIR LOSS TREATMENT? YES, IT’S CALLED THE FACTOR 4 MIRACLE TREATMENT OF THE CENTURY!

One significant sign of ageing in men is hair loss, scientifically known as alopecia. Hair loss treatment, however, isn’t only for men but also in women due to stress, depression, hormonal changes, genetic links, weight loss and other medical reasons. Occasionally, alopecia is due to lack of protein and low level of irons. According to statistics, two-thirds of men

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Skin Rejuvenation – Early Intervention Works Best
Skin Rejuvenation

Skin Rejuvenation – Early Intervention Works Best

There is no such thing as a miracle. Anyone in the skin care profession will tell you that. It’s about establishing good habits and a daily skin care regimen to keep your complexion clear and dewy. However, even the most disciplined of us could use a boost every now and then. Ask a person you

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Microdermabrasion: The Ancient Beauty Secret for A Healthy Glowy Skin
Facial Treatments

Microdermabrasion: The Ancient Beauty Secret for A Healthy Glowy Skin

It’s not vain! It is the love of self and honouring your body. Did you know that taking care of yourself means you are acknowledging self-acceptance? Yes, it is true. According to psychology research, people who take care of themselves live a happier, longer and contented life. Going back to ancient times, people back then

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From The UN To SA, We’re Fascinated With The Life Of This Amazing Woman
Dr Rahma Targett

From The UN To SA, We’re Fascinated With The Life Of This Amazing Woman

When we speak of women in Adelaide who inspire us we look towards those that are kind, driven, passionate, compassionate, knowledgeable and seek to help others. It’s rare that you find women who not only have every single one of these qualities but completely surpass them. FEATURED IN GLAM ADELAIDE BY HANNAH PENDLEBURY ON MAY

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Dr Rahma Targett has taken the scenic route to Australia, practising medicine in some fascinating places along the way.
Advanced Cosmetic Medicine

Dr Rahma Targett has taken the scenic route to Australia, practising medicine in some fascinating places along the way.

She’d had extensive experience managing emergencies in challenging conditions, but when a helicopter went down in the war-torn Darfur regionof Sudan, Dr Rahma Targett needed to find something more. A group of internally displaced people were being transferred to El Fasher, the town where Targett – who oversaw four medical clinics in different states in

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GETTING THE RIGHT TREATMENT WITH ADVANCED COSMETIC MEDICINE
Advanced Cosmetic Medicine

GETTING THE RIGHT TREATMENT WITH ADVANCED COSMETIC MEDICINE

Whatever the reason you are needing treatment for your skin or body, it’s vitally important that you choose an expert to provide the best care. Cosmetic medicine is unfortunately largely unregulated in Australia, which means patients can end up with botched, life-altering results. It’s important to research the credentials of the provider to ensure you

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The Truth About How Regularly You Should Weigh Yourself
Weight Loss

The Truth About How Regularly You Should Weigh Yourself

Many people struggle with their weight, and this is an issue that is becoming more and more common for all age groups. The common misconception is that the only issue revolves around weighing too much, but the simple truth is that not weighing enough is also a major health concern. It is for this reason

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Diet And Lifestyle – The Best Weight Loss Formula
Weight Loss

Diet And Lifestyle – The Best Weight Loss Formula

The problem with being overweight is that there is more than one problem that comes with being overweight. When we carry extra pounds, there is a greater likelihood of developing health conditions like high cholesterol, high blood pressure, type 2 diabetes and joint problems.   No doubt, the amount of sugar, salt and fat in

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LASER GENESIS – FOR NO DOWNTIME FACIAL REJUVENATION
Laser Genesis

LASER GENESIS – FOR NO DOWNTIME FACIAL REJUVENATION

The benefits of Laser Genesis Looking to restore your skin’s youthful glow and appearance without resorting to needles? If your skin looks dull, feels lifeless or is damaged and shows wrinkles, fine lines and marks from past breakouts, you need to take professional help. When it comes to evening out your skin tone, smoothening wrinkles

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Muscle Relaxing Injections – Are All Brands The Same?
Anti Wrinkle Injections

Muscle Relaxing Injections – Are All Brands The Same?

Injectable skincare is in high demand for three reasons: Immediate results It gives the “ageing naturally” appeal It is cost-effective A Little HistoryMuscle relaxing injections was initially used to treat hemifacial spasms also known as facial spasms or face twitching and for pain management. Let’s go back in time when muscle relaxing injections was discovered

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Discover Your Lip Style
Dermal Fillers

Discover Your Lip Style

Since the dawn of time, we have been consistently obsessed with our lips and how to emphasise or reshape them using cosmetics or cosmetic fillers. As far back as five thousand years ago, people in ancient China and Egypt were already crushing up insects and grinding up pigmented rocks to stain their lips red. Even

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How Early Detection of Skin Cancer Can Save Lives
Skin Cancer

How Early Detection of Skin Cancer Can Save Lives

It is incredibly hard to believe that one of the biggest killers in Australia is, in fact, cancer. The horrific truth is that around 2000 Australians die of skin cancer every year, to put this into perspective, roughly 1,500 people die in car accidents per year. Essentially, in Australia, more people are likely to lose

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Managing Patient Expectations In Cosmetic Medicine
Advanced Cosmetic Medicine

Managing Patient Expectations In Cosmetic Medicine

In today’s society, people of any age spent more and more hours on social media, especially on Instagram for young women who tend to be “inspired” of what they see online – setting a high bar of unrealistic expectations. Perfection sets to unbelievably 1000 per cent! With these unrealistic expectations, aesthetic and cosmetic medicine is

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The Science Of Being Beautiful
Advanced Cosmetic Medicine

The Science Of Being Beautiful

Fashion Week might be over, but the biggest fashion show on earth is now starting to make a buzz, the Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show. When it comes to Victoria’s Secret Angels, aside from being fit and charming, the “Angel’s glow” has become their trademark. So, what does it take to have a healthy glow like

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5 Questions You Must Ask Before Getting Dermal Fillers
Cosmetic Injectables

5 Questions You Must Ask Before Getting Dermal Fillers

The popularity of dermal fillers is on the rise in Australia, and no wonder – these non-surgical enhancements are less invasive and require a shorter recovery time. Not only can dermal fillers help achieve the age-defying results we dream of, but they can also enhance facial contours and reduce the severity of scarring.All cosmetic procedures, surgical or

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Everything You Need to Know About Facial Skin Needling With the Dermapen 4
Cosmetic Injectables

Everything You Need to Know About Facial Skin Needling With the Dermapen 4

Many people suffer from skin complaints, whether it’s scaring or ageing, but it can become a huge knock to your confidence. However, you don’t have to live with these issues, because there are ways to solve or reduce their appearance; undoubtedly the most effective way is through skin needling. This procedure really isn’t as scary

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Say No To Swelling And Bruising After Dermal Fillers
Cosmetic Injectables

Say No To Swelling And Bruising After Dermal Fillers

Let’s say you’re thinking of getting dermal fillers because you’ve been getting smile lines or you just want plumper lips. You do your research and find out that while dermal fillers (also known as the lunchtime facial) can be quick and cost-effective, they can also cause swelling and bruising for up to two weeks. That’s

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