Category Archives: Aesthetic Procedures

Why you’ll be getting cosmetic procedures even if you may not really want to.

Times Weekly published a sterling article last week on why we should get a nip & tuck, even if we don’t think we need to. And here’s why: “You’re going to have to do it. And not all that long … Continue reading

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Thermage, highly recommended by Gwyneth Paltrow!

We quote: “(Last) year, 41-year-old Gwyneth Paltrow let slip a little beauty secret. Her famously flawless complexion is not just the result of good genes and an organic diet but has been given a helping hand by a cosmetic procedure called … Continue reading

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FDA approves fat injection for double chin!

Breaking news – another advancement in medical aesthetics! This year, FDA approved an ingredient known as deoxycholate for dissolving fat. Read it here. Just a few injections to take away fat. If it’s approved for other body areas, it may very well put liposuction out into … Continue reading

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Thermage is for face slimming too!

Pregnancy made my skin sag!! Esp after losing all that weight (20kg of baby, water and fat, no joke!)… I had to do something about it… so I used my own Thermage 2 weeks ago~ :D Didn’t even use numbing cream but … Continue reading

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oops, I did it again…

You’re never too young to start staying young, so I had to get back to my regular laser facial and repeat my PRP (platelet rich plasma) face rejuvenation treatment, once I was out of confinement. Who knows, there may still be some hormones … Continue reading

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the dire truth about jaw cutting surgery

One of my favorite patients asked me about jaw cutting surgery today. She was interested to do it because she wanted to correct her cross bite. Her orthodontist have told her that she is not suitable for correction by braces alone … Continue reading

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a review on different brands of facial fillers

There are so many brands of facial fillers on the market these days, many find it hard to decide which is most suitable for them. My two cents’ worth below– hope it helps! 1. Restylane This is the oldest USA … Continue reading

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Grinding your teeth?

Are you grinding your teeth? You may be able to tell whether you have grinding if you have clicking or painful jaw joints, sensitive teeth, headaches in the temples from over grinding, etc. Or your family may inform you that you … Continue reading

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chin filler vs chin implant – which is better?

Many people think that the main difference between chin augmentation by filler and chin augmentation by implant is simply this: filler is temporary whereas implant is permanent. But it’s not as simple as that. If you are thinking about chin augmentation at all, … Continue reading

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In South Korea once again!

Busy week with seminars and workshops — we’re constantly striving to improve and serve you better! Was in Incheon, South Korea, last weekend with Dr Lee Young-Seob on the use of Dysport for dermal skin lifting. This is a very interesting … Continue reading

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