Laser skin resurfacing is a wildly popular cosmetic treatment. Americans looking to achieve smoother, more vibrant skin booked more than half a million laser skin resurfacing sessions in 2018 alone, according to recent statistics.
Experienced cosmetic dermatologist Dr. Shaun Patel is always happy... Read Full Post
Scarring is often an unavoidable result of surgery. If you have a surgical scar, you may be bothered by the way it looks, particularly if it’s red or unevenly textured. Fortunately, laser treatments can significantly improve the appearance of new and mature scars.
The earlier you treat a surgical... Read Full Post
Everyone has some degree of facial asymmetry. The features on either side of your face probably look more like siblings than twins. One eyebrow may be higher than the other, or one nasolabial fold might be deeper than the opposite side. However, you may feel self-conscious if your facial asymmetry... Read Full Post
The Brazilian Butt Lift, or BBL, is an in-demand cosmetic procedure that uses fat transfer techniques to add fullness to a person’s buttocks. It is best known for achieving dramatic results. However, the surgery is invasive and relatively risky. On top of that, the candidacy requirements can be... Read Full Post
Best known for smoothing wrinkles, BOTOX® Cosmetic is a dynamic injectable with a variety of uses. It can be administered to the face, neck, and body to improve an impressive range of aesthetic concerns. Keep reading to learn about some of the most sought-after uses of BOTOX® Cosmetic, from well-... Read Full Post
The outcome of any BOTOX® Cosmetic treatment depends heavily on the skill of the injector and the technique used. Where your provider places the wrinkle-relaxing product and how much they administer can be the difference between looking natural and looking slightly stiff. With this in mind, many... Read Full Post
I was recently asked to present a lecture at The Aesthetic Show 2019 titled “Neck and Jawline Rejuvenation using Neurotoxins”. This blog post is based on the talk I gave on July 11 in Las Vegas.
Why Treat the Neck with Botox
As a field, we are good at treating the face using nonsurgical... Read Full Post
What determines how long my filler results will last?
Since a large part of my practice is focused on injectable aesthetic treatments such as fillers, not a day goes by that I’m not asked the question, “How long do fillers last?”. This is a difficult question to answer because the answer depends on... Read Full Post
Botox® Cosmetic Treatments
The use of wrinkle relaxers like Botox® has steadily increased over the last two decades and today are one of the most commonly performed cosmetic treatments in the world. However, most patients, at least the ones we see in Miami, do not know how Botox works.
What is... Read Full Post
Many people struggle with submental fullness, a cosmetic concern that is commonly referred to as a “double chin." If you have excess fat beneath your chin, Kybella injections at Miami Skin & Vein may be able to help you achieve the defined and contoured look that you desire.
Kybella is a safe,... Read Full Post
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