Hurricane Sandy hits… Cleveland

Hurricane Sandy hit the coast yesterday, and I’m sitting home watching news coverage on CNN (okay, that and alternating between the marathon of horror movies on AMC.  It’s nearly Halloween, after all!)  Why am I home at 11am on a Tuesday?  Because the...

The Skinny on Nonsurgical Fat Removal

It’s a girl’s dream machine- get massaged gently with a warm metal paddle for an hour a week, and melt your fat away.  I’m describing the VASER Shape, a device made by Sound Surgical Technologies which uses ultrasound to literally melt fat.  But does...
What is a Mommy Makeover?

What is a Mommy Makeover?

I’m tired of lists, so today I’m approaching a different topic.  Often I’ll have patients ask me about topics from the popular press, and I find myself Googling the term (e.g. vampire facelift) just so I can understand what it is in medical terms...
A Freckle by Any Other Name….

A Freckle by Any Other Name….

I say freckle and you think cute little kid with a smattering of light brown spots over her nose, right?  Heck- I was once that little girl myself.  Freckles are adorable, until they become…. age spots. According to the dictionary, both freckles and age spots...
It’s All in the Eyes

It’s All in the Eyes

The eyes may be windows to the soul, but they’re also windows into our age.  The delicate skin surrounding your eyes is the thinnest in the body- only one or two cells thick in places.  And baby, does it take some abuse!  Between allergies, squinting in the...

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