Beauty at the Extremes

Depending on the type of change one desires in their appearance, there is a wide range of treatment options available. From cosmetics with nourishing ingredients to exotic beauty treatments and plastic surgery, to find the one that can get you the best results, make sure you consult a qualified, certified, experienced and skilled physician. Continue reading

New Smartphone Apps Allow Patients To Track Progress

Given the increased costs of healthcare in the country, people are resorting to technology to keep track of their health, regularly monitor common symptoms, revamp their exercise and diet plans, and plan timely visits to the GP to get health concerns addressed professionally. Smartphone apps and online consultation facilities are now available to monitor health and seek advice for common ailments and health conditions without having to rush to the doctor for a checkup. Continue reading

Cell Phone Apps That Diagnose Cancer – Do They Work?

As cell phones become more advanced, programmers are trying to do more complex things with them. Some are trying to make it possible to improve your driving ability, others help you cook dinner, and some offer the ability to detect skin cancer by taking pictures of your moles, or so they say at least. Continue reading

Chemical Body Peel

Chemical body peel, also called the derma-peel, is a method of rejuvenating the body skin. This helps in lightning the scars and dark spots on the body. Like our face, our body also needs an even and flawless skin tone. Scars and dark spots can destroy the beauty of a perfect figure. Although replacement of dead skin by newer, fresher skin is a natural phenomenon, it is a very slow one and complete disappearance of damaged skin might take many years. Continue reading

Skin Discoloration Removal

If wrinkles and fine lines or premature aging are not your problem, what still can stand in the way of your gorgeous looking skin is an uneven skin tone or any other skin discoloration problem. Skin discoloration is a problem very common in all ages but the factors causing this discoloration may vary from person to person. Before finding out the ways for skin discoloration removal, let us educate ourselves on what the different types of skin discoloration are and whether they cause any health risks or not. Continue reading

Cosmetic Tattoo Removal

The rebellious rock of the 80s and 90s gave a modern pop culture spot to the ancient art of tattooing. Almost everyone was seen with a tattoo inspired by their rock bands, cults, action sports superstar or just their loved ones. There is certainly something wild about tattoos that made about 20 million people in the US jump on the bandwagon. But now that most of those wild teenagers have grown up into adult responsible citizens of the society, those tattoos can create a little difficulty in their aim to live a respectable life. Continue reading

Mini Facelift

A lady’s worst nightmare besides someone asking her age is probably people not having to even ask her age. When we reach our 30s, the skin begins to speak for itself. Besides aging there are several other factors that affect our skin and add many years to it. The skin loses its elasticity, the neck muscles get weaker and consequently the skin is lose and wrinkly. But the desire to look younger never seems to age in both women and men equally. Cosmetic surgery is one really efficient way to reduce the signs of aging. One preferable option for anti aging wrinkle treatment is the Mini Facelift. Continue reading

How To Fix Skin Discoloration

No matter what ethnicity you belong to and what color your skin is, what makes you look gorgeous is the fresh, glowing and even-toned skin. However, skin discoloration is one of the most common skin problems among people of all color and ages. It mostly affects the forehead cheeks and upper lip areas of the face. A very common type of skin discoloration is melasma which is also called ‘the mask of pregnancy’ as it mostly affects women during the pregnancy period. Another cause of uneven skin tones and skin discoloration is aging. In addition, skin discoloration problems are more common among the people who are subjected to prolonged sun exposure. Yet, the question here is: how to fix skin discoloration? Continue reading

Brown Spots on Face

Freckles and dark brown spots on face may be one of the most annoying facial features that you would want to remove as soon as possible. Post pregnancy, sun exposure, aging, liver diseases, hormonal disorder or simply your genetic makeup can trigger brown spots on face. The direct reason, however, behind the brown spots on face is the overproduction of melanin in your skin. This is also trigged by the UV rays of sun that fall on your face making it rough due to the breakage of collagen fibers and elastin. Whatever the reason may be, nobody finds brown spots on face attractive. Continue reading

Skin Problems

There are a seemingly endless number of different skin problems and just as many different causes, everything from genetics, to your lifestyle, to the environment you live in can have a negative impact on your skin. If you live long enough it is guaranteed that you will experience skin problems at some point. Continue reading

Wrinkles: The Most Common Symptom Of Aging

Anyone who lives long enough will live to see their skin begin to sag and wrinkles on the forehead, around the eyes and the mouth, just about anywhere that there is skin, eventually there will be a wrinkle. For a long time there was little or nothing that could be done about wrinkles. People tried to consider them a sign of maturity and wisdom, but unfortunately today we live in a society that is more physical appearance obsessed and youth oriented than ever before. Continue reading

Skin Care Treatments for the Face

You can improve the way your facial skin looks and look younger just by trying one of these facial skin care treatments. They rejuvenate the face and are subtle enough that the recovery time is nearly zero in many cases. Continue reading

Treatment For Sun Damaged Skin

Many individuals today suffer from sun damaged skin. This can prove to be a greater risk than many understand. Sun damaged skin can result in cancer forming, as well as add to an advanced appearance of aging. Epione strives to offer individuals of Los Angeles sun damaged skin treatment that is cutting edge and safe.

One of the current treatment options that Epione offers is the CoolFrax Laser Treatment. If you are looking for a treatment for sun damaged skin, this could be a viable option for you. The CoolFrax Laser corrects damaged skin by affecting only a fraction of the skin at a time. Continue reading

Get rid of your dark circles with Blue Light Therapy and Coolaser

female eyesBEVERLY HILLS, CA, November 16, 2010 – You take care of yourself. You’re active and fit, the envy of many of your friends at the health club. You’re successful in business and solid at home. You work all day to close the big deal and still have energy to play with the kids before bedtime. Life’s pressures and pace don’t get you down and you sleep well. So, why are you saddled with those dark circles under your eyes? Whatever the cause, you can rely on innovative treatments developed by Dr. Simon Ourian, medical director of Epione Medical in Beverly Hills.

Many factors can contribute to the appearance of those dark circles. Food allergies, especially dairy products, kidney disorders, cardiovascular shortcomings, toxicity and aging may lead to the tired, worn out look created by the tell-tale shadows. But those dark circles can still appear, even when you’re healthy and holding your ground against age. In fact, it may be nothing you’ve done or haven’t done — dark circles under the eyes often are inherited, part of a person’s genetic makeup.
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New Promising Melasma Treatment Offers Lasting Results

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. – Epione Medical Corporation, a Beverly Hills-based, state-of-the-art laser and aesthetic surgery center, announced today that it has developed a combination treatment that may permanently reduce, and in most cases eliminate, the pigmentation condition known as melasma or pregnancy mask. Using Blue Light Therapy and Coolaser, both FDA-approved lasers exclusive to Epione, the center has treated more than 300 patients and achieved long lasting results.
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New Treatment at Epione Yields Youthful Looking Hands

March 17, 2009, Beverly Hills, California — No area of the body gives away a person’s age more easily than the hands. As one age’s, so does the appearance of one’s hands. Epione Beverly Hills is now employing the latest innovation in cosmetic dermatology to address this issue. The combination of Coolaser and the dermal filler Radiesse offers patients the prospect of younger looking hands.
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Laser Skin Treatments

Laser skin treatments are a relatively new regimen of treatments on the market. Yet their popularity is growing every year. There are so many uses for this type of treatment within the realm of cosmetic and facial plastic surgery. Here are some of the areas that have benefited from this form of skin treatment.
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