BOTOX® Cosmetic Injections for Men
BOTOX® Cosmetic has been used to reduce facial wrinkles for both men and women since 2002. Since its introduction, there has been a significant increase in usage within the male demographic. The American Society of Plastic Surgeons has stated that from 2000-2010, there was a 258% increase in men choosing to combat facial wrinkles with BOTOX® Cosmetic. But should skin… Continue Reading
Who is a Good Candidate for BOTOX® Injections?
BOTOX® Cosmetic is one of our most popular injectables for the treatment of dynamic facial wrinkles. With the ability to target fine lines and wrinkles across the forehead, between the eyebrows, and at the corners of the eyes, the neurotoxin formula can temporarily weaken overactive facial muscles for a more relaxed, rested, and youthful appearance. If you have one or… Continue Reading
3 Types of Medically Supervised Weight Loss Programs
Medically supervised weight loss is intended for patients who have struggled with excess weight in spite of previous diet and exercise attempts. Dr. Jodie Reinertson aims to create new and healthy lifestyle habits through our physician-supervised weight loss program, helping patients to change the ways in which they eat and exercise. With three different types of customizable weight loss treatment… Continue Reading
What is a Physician-Supervised Weight Loss Program?
A physician-supervised weight loss program is designed to assess your body’s current condition, modify diet and exercise accordingly, and shed pounds of fat in a safe, effective manner. At CosMedic Skincare, Dr. Jodie Reinertson consults with each prospective patient one-on-one to discuss previous diet attempts, perform a physical examination, and determine if the patient may be suffering from an undiagnosed… Continue Reading
What Are My Acne Treatment Options?
At CosMedic Skincare, we don’t use just one acne treatment as a universal cure. Though the main causes of acne all stem from accumulated oil, dead skin cells, and clogged pores, Dr. Jodie Reinertson performs a physical exam during the consultation process, assesses which type or types of acne you are suffering from, and creates a customized treatment plan that… Continue Reading
What Are the Different Types of Acne?
While the causes of acne are fairly basic, the ways in which acne can ultimately manifest vary greatly. There are five major types of acne: Whiteheads: small blemishes that are white in the center due to the collection of sebum and dead skin cells. Blackheads: tiny black dots that appear when bacteria buildup becomes oxidized by exposure to air. Papules:… Continue Reading
What Causes Acne?
There are many myths that circulate about what exactly causes acne. From greasy foods to make-up, the blame is often misplaced. In truth, the causes of acne are pretty simple: Oil buildup on the skin Accumulated dead skin cells Bacteria Clogged pores For some individuals, the body’s hair follicles are more prone to collecting oil and dead skin cells. This… Continue Reading