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All About Alopecia

Did you know hair grows everywhere on your skin but your palms? You have about 100,000-150,000 hairs on your head and lose up to 100 of those per day. So finding a few stray hairs on your brush or pillow is not necessarily cause for concern. However, if you’re experiencing sudden hair loss or more hair loss than usual, it could be indication of a medical condition that requires a visit to Dr. Baker. Alopecia is a general name for hair loss. Sometimes it is an autoimmune disease in which your immune system attacks your hair follicles. This attack causes … Continue reading

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Beauty and Botox – Face Forward 2012

Did you know that BOTOX injections are one of the most popular procedures in cosmetic surgery today? In fact, Botox injections far outnumber breast augmentation and rhinoplasty (cosmetic surgery on the nose), as the most preferred aesthetic surgical procedure. In western culture, attractiveness is closely wedded to youthfulness. The appearance of wrinkles on the face is a source of anxiety for millions of women and men. Studies show that wrinkles begin to appear as early as the age of 27. If it is our face that betrays our age the first, no wonder it the focus of so much anxiety. … Continue reading

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What to Expect During Your First Visit With A Cosmetic Surgeon Or Aesthetician

Over six million Americans undergo cosmetic procedures every year. Finding the right cosmetic surgeon will make a difference in how satisfied you are with the results of your cosmetic procedures. The first step is to do some research in order to find the right cosmetic surgeon or aesthetician for you. Next, it’s time to make your first appointment, typically a consultation. This purpose of this initial consultation is to evaluate your needs, asses your health, and determine which cosmetic procedure is right for you. This visit will also help to prepare you for the procedure, making sure that you know … Continue reading

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