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Tech performing Coolsculpting

CoolSculpting® Q&A

When will I see results? While some patients see results as early as three weeks after their session, most dramatic results are typically seen 1 – 3 months after treatment. Where do the fat cells go? Once the treated fat cells are crystallized (frozen), the body naturally processes the fat and eliminates the dead cells. […]

Patient receiving Injectables on cheek
Dr. Michael Massie

Hello, Jawline!

People often ask me what the newest trends in injectable cosmetic medicine are. I can answer without hesitation, that while lips, under eyes and cheeks will always be popular, there is a strong tide coming in, and it is jawline filler. With the amazing results we’ve been seeing, I have no doubt this trend will still be growing exponentially before it hits its high-water mark.

Dr. Kuzel injecting dermal filler
Dr. Paul Kuzel

The Filler Effect

As we age, our face naturally loses subcutaneous fat, causing facial muscles to work closer to the surface of the skin. Facial atrophy exacerbated by the effects of gravity, sun exposure and years of facial muscle movement take their toll on our physical appearance as fine lines, deep folds and volume loss or hollowing become more pronounced in the face.