Category Archives: Aesthetic Procedures

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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Seminar on Non-surgical Threadlift in Seoul

Attended a workshop / sharing session on threadlift last weekend in Seoul, Korea — with Dr Shin. Always great to revise skills and exchange practice tips with colleagues and other medical aesthetic professionals! It was short but rewarding. Non-surgical threadlift … Continue reading

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the scaffolding threadlift

There are a few types of threadlift available in medical aesthetics today. A well known type is the suspension thread lift, which is a more invasive threadlift technique that requires incision with a knife to lift the skin and muscle … Continue reading

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oOoh, that chin!

Having a defined chin gives a well-chiseled look; a V-shaped chin makes one look sweeter. And this is easily achievable by a simple medical procedure. A tiny dose of botox at the mentum (the projection of the chin) relaxes a … Continue reading

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For a cuter nose tip~

Big round nose tips are not desirable to most of us, and neither are wide nostrils. For a long time, the understanding is that big round nose tips are difficult to correct with fillers. That is true to a certain extent– fillers are … Continue reading

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FAQs: Face Slimming by Botox Jaw Reduction

I frequently have patients ask me all sorts of questions about Botox jaw reduction. Here’s a summary of what you might really want to know about it. Will my skin sag after non-surgical jaw reduction by Botox? No. The difference … Continue reading

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All about IPL

People frequently ask me what is the difference between IPLs and Lasers. It is confusing, I agree. Intense pulsed light is a technology similar to medical lasers, except that it uses a selective broad spectrum of intense light to target … Continue reading

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