As we age, changes occur in the areas around our eyes. Fullness can occur in both the upper eyelid and the lower eyelids. This fullness can make a person appear tired, sick or old to other people. Many people with these changes often hear comments like, “You look tired. Are you OK?” You may feel fine, but hearing you look tired can affect you psychologically—and it can be frustrating to hear you look tired when you’re feeling just fine. As a result of these aging changes, many people seek surgical help for their condition. There are some fine points that need to be taken into account … [Read more...] about When Eyelid Surgery Isn’t Enough
Treatments and Procedures
Treatments and Procedures
Hyaluronic acid fillers such as Restylane®, Juvederm® and Belotero® have been a wonderful tool for doctors and their patients seeking facial rejuvenation. They can be used to fill in wrinkles, levitate deep lines and fix deeper skin folds. When used in special ways, they can help the rebuild sunken parts of the face such as deflated cheeks, shrinking lips, falling brows and jaw lines, and in very specific cases to fill out sunken areas underneath the eyes. How Fillers Work Restylane® and the other types of hyaluronic acids are very useful because of the nature of their molecular … [Read more...] about Reversing Restylane Under the Eyes
Patients often ask what they can do to help improve their appearance as they age. I explain that loss of facial volume over time contributes greatly to an aged appearance, and the restoration of lost facial volume can be dramatic in changing a person’s appearance in a powerful yet natural way. One of the products I enjoy using when helping restore my patients lost volume is called Sculptra®. Invariably, when patients research Sculptra® on the Internet, they return with questions about lumps, which have occurred in the past with Sculptra®. I’d like to address that issue head-on for those of … [Read more...] about Lumps Common from Sculptra
Patients often ask me if there is a non-medical, “natural” remedy for malar bags and eyelid Festoons. To answer this question, we need to first understand what the underlying causes are of malar bags and eyelid Festoons. Understanding Malar Mounds/Festoons “Malar Mounds” and “Festoons” are terms used to describe skin folds, edema of the lower eyelid and swelling on the check which form as a results of sun damage and underlying forces under the skin caused by contrasting muscle action. While some people have an family genetic predisposition to Malar Mounds and eyelid Festoons, most … [Read more...] about Malar Mounds / Eyelid Festoons: Is There a “Natural” Remedy?
A Rejuvenation and Relaxation Facial at Dr. Scheiner’s office is majestic. It’s comprehensive, entailing a microdermabrasion, Jessner’s Lite Peel, low light therapy and anti-aging and lymphatic massage. You walk in to an oasis with soothing music and pampering by our experienced medical aesthetician. Besides your skin being cleaned, hydrated and rejuvenated, you will also leave relaxed in a state of euphoria. In the first step, your skin will be gently but deeply cleansed with a vibrating Clarisonic brush. After all impurities have been removed, our DiamondTome Crystal Free … [Read more...] about Best Facial in Tampa 2016
As humans, we all cherish the connection we have with other people. Sometimes with age or through birth, our faces can convey messages that are inconsistent with the way we feel inside—and this can affect the way we relate with others in the world. For instance, as we age, heaviness can appear in our upper lids and fullness in our lower lids, making us appear tired, sick or older than we are, despite how we feel inside. Others may ask us if we’ve had enough sleep or are feeling well. This can become frustrating and demonstrates the effect our appearance can have on the way others relate to … [Read more...] about Male Cosmetic Surgery