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06/26/2017 by

When you think about someone losing their hair, who comes to mind? You’re probably thinking of a middle-aged or older person. But not someone in their teens or twenties, right?   Guess again. An increasing number of millennials and teenagers are losing their hair — and are as shocked and unhappy about it as you … Continue reading Why Are Millennials Getting Hair Transplants?  


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06/19/2017 by

You were probably really excited to get your tattoos. At the time, you thought they looked amazing. But times change, people mature, and sometimes the tattoos that seemed so right for your earlier life may be causing problems for you now. Unfortunately, tattoos are meant to be permanent. It’s not as easy to get rid of tattoos … Continue reading Why Laser Tattoo Removal is the Preferred Treatment Option


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06/12/2017 by

Norman Orentreich, a New York dermatologist, is widely considered to be the father of modern hair restoration. However, his great discovery, which has revolutionized the field of hair loss, was an accident of sorts. In the early 1950s, Norman was performing experimental research on vitiligo when he noticed something quite unusual happening to his patients. … Continue reading Happy Father’s Day to the Father of Hair Restoration


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05/16/2017 by

How important is it for a man to have a full head of hair? Very important, according to science. A study from the John Hopkins Medical School found that guys who had male pattern baldness were more attractive after getting hair transplants and also gained other advantages that could help them both socially and at … Continue reading Will a Hair Transplant Make You Sexier and More Successful? Science Says Yes!  


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05/08/2017 by

Our mothers deserve to be pampered. They’ve done so many things for us over the years — things we often take for granted. Now that Mother’s Day is approaching, it’s the right time to think back on everything our mothers have given us — and to find the perfect way to show our moms our … Continue reading Make Your Mom Feel Beautiful on Mother’s Day


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05/05/2017 by

Many people believe that only women have problems with varicose veins. But that’s not true! Men can suffer from varicose veins too. In fact, according to the National Institutes of Health, one quarter of all varicose vein sufferers are men. Why Men Should Get Varicose Veins Removed If you are a man with varicose veins, … Continue reading Varicose Vein Removal — It’s Not Just for Women!


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04/24/2017 by

Traditional liposuction is no longer the only way to contour your body and eliminate excess fat. With new breakthroughs in medical technology, various non-invasive fat removal procedures are available. Two cutting-edge options that receive a lot of buzz are Coolsculpting and SculpSure, and both come with their own unique benefits. Learning more about these procedures … Continue reading Coolsculpting vs SculpSure: Which Technique is Right for You?


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04/05/2017 by

Are you doing anything on April 5? If not, then why not take a walk? April 5 has been designated as National Walking Day, and the team at Metropolitan Vein and Aesthetic Center would like to take this opportunity to introduce some of the lesser-known benefits of walking. What Is National Walking Day? National Walking … Continue reading Spring into Health with National Walking Day


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04/03/2017 by

What Are Spider Veins? Spider veins are visible red or bluish blood vessels under the skin on your legs, or sometimes your face. The branching veins look a little like spiders, which is how they got their name. Why Do Many Women Get Spider Veins During Pregnancy? When you’re pregnant, you’ve got more blood flowing … Continue reading Pregnant and Suffering From Spider Veins? Here’s What You Can Do


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03/20/2017 by

We all have them. Those circles of hair that spread in every direction and seem intent on causing us to have a bad hair day. When our parents tried to tame our unruly cowlicks as children, many of us ended up with a crew cut just to ensure our hair would look its best no … Continue reading Taming an Out of Control Cowlick


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