Dr. Jonathan Kulbersh will be in Concord, NC on Thursday, June 28th at 6:00 pm speaking on facial plastic and reconstructive surgery and how to “age later.” Thanks to Transformations Skin Center and Christie Schumate , owner and licensed esthetician, for allowing Dr. Kulbersh to speak on facial plastic and reconstructive surgery! The event will take place across the Continue Reading >>
The Most Important Fact You Need Know about ObamaCare and The Supreme Court’s Pending Decision
Currently, the one section of ObamaCare that is being challenged in the Supreme Court is also the backbone of the bill. Attorneys from around the country are challenging the right of the federal government to require citizens to purchase health care insurance. They believe private citizens have the right not to purchase health insurance. Let Continue Reading >>
New Chin Trend
During tough economic times, Americans want to look their best. According to the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, Americans spent more on plastic surgery in 2010 than they did in previous years. The 3 percent increase in plastic chin surgery volume points to a new trend in chin plastic surgery. The number of chin reconstruction Continue Reading >>
Europe Is Really In a Crisis! New Taxes On Cosmetic Surgery!
As the Eurozone is teetering on economic disaster due to the debts accumulated during the bursting of the housing bubble. Each country is finding looking into ways to create new revenue and cut costs. Recent elections in France brought in a Socialist government, and they are closely looking at adding 19% tax on cosmetic surgery that includes procedures Continue Reading >>
What Is The Nasal Hump?
What Is The Hump on The Nose? The area on the nose that many patients have concerns about is the “hump”. The hump can detract from the face as it can draw attention away from the eyes. I believe the eyes should be the centerpiece of the face because it can express up to 80% Continue Reading >>
5 Myths about Artificial Sweeteners Regarding Cancer, Weight Control, and Tooth Decay
Artificial sweeteners are synthetic sugar substitutes but may be derived from naturally occurring substances, including herbs or sugar itself. Artificial sweeteners are also known as intense sweeteners because they are many times sweeter (up to 300 times!) than regular sugar. Artificial sweeteners approved by the FDA, Food and Drug Administration, are: Acesulfame potassium (Sunett, Sweet Continue Reading >>
Prescription and Homeopathic Medications that May Cause Bleeding or Bruising
During non-surgical and surgical facial rejuvenation in Charlotte, we want to minimize bleeding both during and after the procedure. During a non-surgical procedure like Botox, Dysport, or injectable fillers, (Restylane, Perlane, or Juvéderm) bleeding from the injection may cause a bruise. During surgery, bleeding can make the surgery more difficult and create bruising. At Carolina Continue Reading >>
The First Botox Bar Opens in Beverly Hills
When we were growing up, bars were popular in college to throw back a few drinks, gain liquid courage, and meet new people. That definition of a “bar” might be changing. In the Mecca of plastic surgery, they opened the first “Botox bar” in Beverly Hills. You can get your Botox as a walk-in appointment. While Continue Reading >>