Entries by Alice Pien, MD & Asher Milgrom, PhD

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Probiotics for Skin – The Benefits of Taking Probiotics

 

Americans spend over $40 billion on weight and digestive products each year. Do you think about what you are putting into your mouth? As part of your health regimen are you making sure you have healthy bacteria in your diet? Beneficial bacteria is crucial to keeping your digestive system on track. That is one of the benefits of taking probiotics. Probiotics are quickly gaining popularity to help improve overall health and specifically for the digestive tract.

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The Demise of Accutane And What Is Next For Acne Sufferers

The demise of Accutane and its numerous side effects

 

The Controversial Wonder Drug, Accutane, has seen its demise.

After years filled with thousands of personal injury lawsuits due to its numerous side effects, Accutane has proved to be a relentless legal burden for its manufacturer, Roche Holding AG. Unable to strategize for the future to keep Accutane as a leading competitor in the market, Roche made its final decision to pull the drug from the U.S. market in July of 2009.

HOW DOES ACCUTANE WORK?

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Smoking and Your Lips – Smokers Skin & Black Lips

 

Thinking twice before puckering up for another cigarette is an important place to start in order to keep your lips from turning black and those horrible wrinkles from forming and deepening around your mouth.

Smoking causes more than just lung cancer, heart disease and emphysema, it has an atrocious affect on your outer beauty wreaking havoc on your lips (causing your lips to turn black) and skin (commonly called smokers skin)!

THE EFFECTS OF SMOKING ON YOUR LIPS

Smokers end up with deep wrinkles around their lips for a number of reasons, one being that they pucker their mouth every time they light up and puff on a cigarette.

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Top 5 Foods Good for Skin – The Best Foods for Healthy Skin

 

Foods are a huge part of dictating how we look and feel on the inside, which is a direct reflection of how we look on the outside. Making sure that you are working hard to dictate your own beauty and health in the new year, I have put together a list of the best foods for healthy skin – The Top 5 Foods Good for Skin!

#1 – TOP 5 FOODS GOOD FOR SKIN – SEAFOOD

Seafood is number 1 on out list of the top 5 foods good for skinActive components: Omega-3 fatty acids and zinc
Good Skin Benefits: Calm and moisturized skin

Most of us have heard that fish can be really good for our overall health but it is also one of the best foods for healthy skin.

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The Effects of Stress on Your Body and Skin

 

Did you know that the effects of stress on the body can cause a variety of beauty problems and skin conditions? Read on to find out how chronic stress can affect your skin and what you can do to stop it.

WRINKLES ARE ONE OF THE EFFECTS OF STRESS ON THE SKIN

Wrinkles are one of the effects of stress on the skinWhen you live in a chronic state of stress, you are constantly producing the hormone cortisol, this can have a significant effect on your skin. 

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Copper Peptide – A Revolution In Anti-Aging Skin Care

 

Discover an anti-aging solution based on science. Neova Copper Peptide Therapy helps promote visibly healthier, younger looking skin.Studies have proven that copper is essential for collagen and elastin in the skin. And it is also important to tissue building processes.

WHY IS COPPER IMPORTANT FOR HEALTHY SKIN

As we age, our skin thins, and lines and wrinkles develop as our bodies become slower to produce collagen, elastin, and glycosaminoglycans (GAGs – the cement that bonds tissue components together).

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Dr. Oz’s Anti-Aging Skincare Plan

 

Skin is your largest, most exposed and vulnerable organ and each person’s face requires special individualized care,” said Dr. Oz as he rolled out his “Anti-Aging Plan for Your Skin” on his show and website this month. He detailed a simple routine for each skin type and color. As Dr. Oz points out, “many women don’t know how to properly care for their skin, nor do they realize that race and ethnicity also dictate what types of cleansers, lotions and serums are suitable to use.”

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Get The Skinny On Zerona Laser Lipo Treatments

 

The FDA-approved, non-invasive body-contouring laser that instantly eliminates unwanted fat is finally here and the results are in!

No discomfort. No surgical risk. No downtime. No kidding!

The new Zerona® laser works by safely liquefying subcutaneous fat and eliminating it through the lymphatic system.

WHAT IS THE ZERONA LASER

Now you can take inches off those problem areas without hours at the gym and unnecessary dieting, all while comfortably relaxing! Zerona® laser lipo treatments remove undesired fat with absolutely NO discomfort, downtime or surgical risks.

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Myofascial Release Therapy – Heal Your Body

 

WHAT IS MYOFASCIAL RELEASE THERAPY?

Myofascial Release Therapy (MFR) is a safe and very effective hands-on technique that involves applying gentle sustained pressure into the Myofascial connective tissue (fascial system) restrictions to eliminate pain and restore motion.

This essential gentle pressure applied slowly will allow the viscoelastic medium (fascia) to elongate and release. Myofascial Release Therapy is a comprehensive way to treat the body in a holistic manner, by working to target and treat the cause or source of the problem.

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A Revolution In Beauty ~ Neova Copper Peptide Skin Care

At AMA Regenerative Medcicine & Skincare, the staff and patients simply cannot get enough of the revolution that has rocked the world of their beauty routines.

NEOVA COPPER PEPTIDE COMPLEX TECHNOLOGY SKIN CARE

Neova is the first clinical skin care company to bring real innovation to the photo aging category by introducing Copper Peptide Complex technology products. These award-winning formulas target photodamaged skin, help to visibly repair it and revolutionize the way women care for their skin.