Archive for November, 2012
Exercising after a hair transplant
Question: I’m an avid runner, and try to run several miles every day. How soon after my hair transplant can I return to my normal routine? Is there any concern to being too active too soon? Answer: Most patients can do light walking even 2-3 days after the procedure. More aerobic exercise requires 7-10 days […]
Injectables for lifting the cheek corner
Question: Can any fillers be used to lift the cheeks at the corners? Answer: Yes. Fillers such as Radiesse and Juvederm are excellent non-surgical options to improved contours to your cheeks and other parts of the face. The results are immediate and require no down time.
Sun exposure after a skin peel
Question: Will I need to stay out of the sun during my chemical peel treatment? Answer: Yes. It is important that for 1-2 weeks before treatment and 2-3 weeks after treatment that you avoid the sun. The deeper the chemical peel the higher risks of hyperpigmentation that can occur after peel or laser procedures.