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Nerd Alert: Cool Science Behind Powerful PRP Injections for Hair Restoration

  Have you heard about the incredible healing powers of platelet-rich plasma, or PRP? This innovative treatment encourages natural growth and regeneration. Thanks to medical science, we now have a better understanding of the vital role these platelets play in helping your body recover from injury.  PRP has up to five times the number of… Read More »

How to Make the Right Clothing Choices after Your Butt Lift Surgery

As any curvy woman will tell you, finding flattering clothes for a shapely body presents both challenges and opportunities. Butt augmentation can give you the full, round derriere that you’ve always wanted, but it may also completely change the way you dress, especially if you’re used to using clothes to make your butt look larger…. Read More »

How Young Is Too Young For Rhinoplasty?

Cosmetic surgery is only growing more popular as surgical techniques and technology advance. The popularity of social media platforms like Instagram, filled with people showing off aesthetic changes, opens up trends to younger segments of the population.  A rhinoplasty, or nose job, is the most common plastic surgery performed among teenagers. The teen years are… Read More »

Everything You Need To Know About Orbera Weight Loss System

  Losing weight is an immensely rewarding process but can quickly become frustrating if your diet and exercise plan is not achieving the results you desire. Fortunately, the Orbera® intragastric weight loss system is an effective and FDA-approved non-surgical option for people who are looking for drastic reductions in weight. Many patients find success using… Read More »

The Benefits of Cryotherapy

The Benefits of Cryotherapy   At the Ritacca Laser Center, we’re constantly looking for safe, minimally invasive ways to reverse the aging process. In doing so, we often turn to established medical technologies. Many of the methods doctors use to heal injuries and manage chronic health conditions can also encourage cosmetic rejuvenation. This overlap exists… Read More »

Keeping the Weight Off After Liposuction or a Tummy Tuck With Orbera

The decision to get liposuction and/or a tummy tuck can be a momentous choice. Those of you who decide to have these procedures often experience a significant change in how you view their bodies and, by extension, in your feelings about yourself. However, maintaining these amazing results and one’s weight after the procedure can be… Read More »

Facial Rejuvenation: The Key to Your Youth

Feeling self-conscious about the signs of aging is more than an inconvenience. Poor self-esteem can cause you to withdraw from friends and miss opportunities; it can also diminish your energy and dampen your youthful, vital spirit. Solving this issue, rather than trying to ignore it, can empower you socially, emotionally, and professionally. As the stigma… Read More »

Red Flags You Shouldn’t Ignore Before Getting BOTOX® or Fillers

When used correctly, BOTOX® and dermal fillers (like Juvéderm® and Restylane®) are some of the safest compounds in medicine. Unfortunately, poor federal oversight has allowed a number of unqualified practitioners to capitalize on the popularity of these injectable treatments. As a result, people have reported complications ranging from unsightly cosmetic issues (like the dreaded “frozen”… Read More »