Blog Archive

Myths and Facts About Laser Hair Removal Sep 1st, 2019

Nothing is more of a drudge than the time spent shaving unwanted hair, and nothing is quite as painful as alternatives like waxing. That’s why laser hair removal is one of the top cosmetic procedures at Health and Beauty Associates. We’re experts in eliminating hair using today’s cutting-edge technology, the...

Are Spider Veins a Health Risk? Aug 7th, 2019

Spider veins are well named, as the tiny, bluish-purple lines pop up virtually overnight and then suddenly spread out like a spiderweb. Since they seldom cause discomfort, spider veins primarily spoil your appearance. But they can be an early sign of a vein or health problem that you should take...

Summertime Tips to Keep the Sun From Wreaking Havoc on Your Skin Jul 17th, 2019

Wearing sunscreen reduces your risk of skin cancer and prevents premature skin aging. With those benefits, you’d think everyone would be on board with using sunscreen, yet only half of all Americans report that they’re diligent about protecting their skin from the sun. At Health and Beauty Associates, our goal...

Microdermabrasion May be the Answer to Reducing the Appearance of Your Stretch Marks Jun 20th, 2019

Stretch marks often appear during pregnancy, but these unattractive and unusual-looking scars aren’t limited to pregnant women. Stretch marks commonly develop when you gain weight. You can also end up with stretch marks from bodybuilding and adolescent growth spurts. Even medications like steroids can lead to the problem. Even though...

5 Ways to Help Prevent Hyperpigmentation This Summer May 6th, 2019

You’ll recognize hyperpigmentation by the brown or tan areas on your skin that don’t fade away like the rest of your suntan. While it’s a common problem, patches of hyperpigmentation can have a significant impact on your appearance. At Health and Beauty Associates, we have several highly effective treatments to...

Start Your Icon Laser Hair Treatment Now and Be Silky Smooth by Summer Apr 25th, 2019

Laser hair removal is one of the most popular services at Health and Beauty Associates, especially as summer draws closer and patients start to envision spending time at the pool or on the beach without the drudgery of shaving.   Shaving and plucking are time-consuming daily chores, and stubble appears...

How Skin Rejuvenation Therapies Work to Refresh Your Appearance Mar 1st, 2019

The great thing about skin rejuvenation — beyond looking years younger and restoring your complexion — is that you have choices. The team at Health and Beauty Associates offers several ways to revitalize your skin, and they specialize in customizing your treatment to produce the results you envision. Many of...

Laser Hair Removal Isn’t Just for Women; Men Can Benefit, Too Feb 14th, 2019

No one wakes up and gets excited over the morning drill of shaving, a routine that’s especially tedious for men who choose to shave more than their face. Grooming habits for men have dramatically changed in recent years. As a result, more men remove hair from their chest, back, arms,...

Reduce Signs of Aging This Year with the Icon Laser Jan 16th, 2019

Not long ago, plastic surgery was the only way to fight the signs of aging. Lucky for you, today’s exceptional laser technology can turn back time and restore a more youthful appearance without downtime, much less going through the hassle of surgery. The team here at Health and Beauty Associates...

3 Surprising Facts About Dermal Fillers Dec 11th, 2018

Dermal fillers are one of the most popular cosmetic treatments here at Health and Beauty Associates (and nationwide), and for good reason: They’re safe, they take only about 15-30 minutes to inject, and best of all, they produce immediate results. Following your treatment, your wrinkles are smoothed away. Even better,...

Understanding Melasma: What can I do to Prevent It? Nov 16th, 2018

Melasma is easy to identify by the tan or dark brown patches that develop on both sides of your face. Although these areas of hyperpigmentation do not become cancerous, they are hard to treat, and we haven’t found a cure. Our team at Health and Beauty Associates works closely with...

Common Causes of Spider Veins and How to Make Them Disappear Oct 26th, 2018

No one likes the look of spider veins, whether they’re prominently displayed on your neck, legs or elsewhere on your body. Here at Health and Beauty Associates, our team helps many patients reclaim clear, beautiful skin using the Icon® laser. Treatment with the laser is quick, there’s no downtime, and...

8 Amazing Benefits of the Icon™ Laser Sep 26th, 2018

Icon laser skin rejuvenation treatment is among the latest technologies to reduce the signs of aging and to treat flaws in your skin. With Icon laser therapy, pulses of strong laser energy are directed under the skin. The heat from the laser energy destroys imperfections under your skin while stimulating...

How to Decide Between Botox and Fillers Aug 24th, 2018

The number of Botox® and filler procedures keeps rising in the United States.According to the Plastic Surgery Statistic Report, in 2017, the number of Botox procedures reached 7.2 million, and the number of filler procedures reached 2.7 million. Both of these are up from the previous year and are significantly...

Can I Get rid of My Stretch Marks? Jul 30th, 2018

Stretch marks are a sign of growth. Literally. Whether it’s your tummy that grew during pregnancy, your breasts that grew thanks to a gorgeous augmentation procedure, or it’s due to a growth spurt, weight gain, or new muscle mass, something forced your skin to stretch out farther and faster than...