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11
May

治疗下半脸下垂应该采用脸部拉皮还是肉毒杆菌注射比较好?

下方脸部变宽会使下巴呈方形,使人显得男性化。这种脸形一般都属于高大魁梧的男性所有,对于女性和都市男人而言,这是他们尽量想避免的!

想一想你周围的 朋友。 相信每个人都认识至少1位年轻时候长得非常漂亮,但现在突然看起来有点男性化的朋友。如果你去观察她们这些年来下巴宽度的变化的话,我可以很肯定地说她越来越有“男人味”的原因,是因为下巴逐渐变宽的关系。

11
May

一位医生的意见 — 使用Thermage(热玛吉)电波拉皮并非最佳的选择

热玛吉一般被视为一种优质的非侵入性紧肤及提升程序。最新推出的热玛吉Thermage CPT据说能够帮助皮肤收紧,紧致下垂肌肤,改善皱纹,而且恢复时间极短,更进一步的提升了舒适度。

随着肌肤老化,深层皮肤中的胶原蛋白会逐渐流失,导致脸部皱纹和皮肤下垂。热玛吉是一种经美国食品药品监督管理局(FDA)认可的技术,使用热能(射频)刺激皮肤中的胶原蛋白增生,从而达到紧致和提拉皮肤的效果。

16
Apr

Ultraformer Facelifts? 5 Tips to Prevent Disaster

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Ultraformer is one of the most popular HIFU facelifts in Singapore after I explained why I’m a firm believer in it. I’m grateful to be named the Official Regional Trainer for Ultraformer, and I should be happy that it is gaining mainstream popularity. Yet, I’m actually concerned. Please, DON’T sign up for Ultraformer until…

16
Apr

Rejuran Makes Anti-Aging 50% Cheaper

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More than half my patients ask for help with anti-ageing. Some have no specific concerns, and simply want to look younger and fresher. Others have a long list of concerns like dry skin, wrinkles, pigmentation, dark eye circles, dull skin… the list goes on. Today’s Anti-Ageing Treatments Anti-ageing treatments are varied and address different…

13
Feb

2018 Yangon Anti-Aging Seminar

Dr CY Chua Training in Yangon

Threadlift Training Session in Yangon, Myanmar “DOCTOR CHUA WHERE ARE YOU?” Apologies dear friends and patients, I was just out of town for 4 days for a training session in Yangon, Myanmar. It’s not my first training session but definitely my FIRST ONE OVERSEAS. Glad you all missed me enough to text me personally though…

06
Feb

Too Much Of Q-Switched Lasers Can Kill Your Skin

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“Hey doc, I heard this popular Q-switched Nanosecond laser promises to resolve pigmentation/anti-aging/pores/pimples/wrinkles all at once.” It’s shocking to hear that from my patient as the “famed” Q-switched 1064nm laser DOES NOT achieve the above at all. Do you do weekly Q-switched “maintenance”? Good luck. Don’t get me wrong, the Q-switched Nanosecond 1064nm ND:Yag…

18
Nov

Facelift VS Botox For Saggy Lower Face?

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A saggy lower face is an issue my patients are very concerned about. Doing a noselift can wait. Treating acne scars, they might delay. But when it comes to a saggy lower face, everyone’s DECISIVE. Why are patients more afraid of this than crow’s feet or forehead wrinkles? Because you start to look like…

05
Nov

Thermage Facelift may not be the best option – A doctor’s opinion  

Thermage Facelift in Singapore Thermage is well known as a premium, non-invasive skin tightening and lifting procedure. The latest Thermage CPT system is supposed to tighten skin, lift saggy features and smoothening wrinkles with minimal downtime and increased comfort. Aging skin loses collagen in the deep skin layers. This causes wrinkles to form and…

03
Nov

Why Dark Eye Circle Treatments DON’T Work

In my practice as an aesthetic doctor, I’d say that dark eye circles is probably the most commonly mistreated condition. And the difference between a proper treatment and misdiagnosed one is speed. Bad treatments don’t mean they don’t reduce the dark circles. However, you’d end up waiting longer and usually spending more (because more…

03
Nov

Don’t be fooled. Botox actually lasts forever.

Botulinum Toxin A (BTX) is more commonly known for its trade name: Botox. Dysport and Xeomin are two other FDA-approved brands. BTX is actually a neuromodulator used to relax muscles, hence preventing the wrinkles or bulkiness that comes along with strong/big muscles. However, it is important to note that BTX has most effects on…

03
Nov

Is Taiwan’s famous 水光针 really medically proven?

Skinboosters are made of hyaluronic acid, and each HA molecule can absorb up to 1000x its weight in water. They are the same substances used to fill wrinkles and stimulate collagen. In my clinic practice, I do see quite a number of patients asking for 水光针 (Skinboosters) on a weekly basis. They’ve seen it…

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