How Tattoo Removal Works

tattoo removal

Getting spontaneously tatted at a young age is a rite of passage into early adulthood for many people. The problem is, many people who get tattoos under the age of 20 later regret at least one of them because maybe the tattoo doesn’t look good or it’s attached to a particularly painful memory. This leads […]

What is Collagen and How Does it Help the Skin?

What is Collagen

Collagen is a protein (in fact, it’s the most abundant protein in the body) that’s made up of the amino acids glycine, proline, and hydroxyproline. Not only is collagen crucial for human skin physiology, but it also supports countless bodily functions. As we age, our body produces less collagen which naturally results in skin aging. […]

How to Get Rid of Acne Scars

how to get rid of acne scars

Acne lesions – AKA pimples – can put a huge damper on anyone’s self-esteem. What’s worse is what comes after the pimple: the acne scar. It’s a permanent reminder of the former gnarly pimple that you fought so hard to get rid of. Most commonly, acne scars result from a long history of severe acne. […]

How to Get Rid of Stretch Marks

stretch marks removal

Almost everyone – especially women – has stretch marks. They’re nothing to be ashamed of, but still, stretch marks are the source of major insecurity for many people. Maybe you’re tired of seeing your stretch marks every day in the mirror and you’re considering laser stretch mark removal or other cosmetic treatments. But how effective […]

Vampire Facial

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A standard facial can remove dead skin cells, unclog your pores, and increase circulation to the targeted area. Facials are meant to help deliver more much-needed nutrients to skin cells. However, a vampire facial treatment is much more encompassing. For almost a decade now, reality TV stars, like Kim Kardashian, have pushed the unique skincare […]

How to Get Rid of Lines Around Mouth

lines around mouth

Unfortunately, we all develop wrinkles as we grow older. Some people develop wrinkles earlier than others though, depending on their lifestyle factors, genetics, facial expressions, and more. Luckily for you, there are countless products and treatments that can help you get rid of lines around mouth. At Silhouette Plastic Surgery Institute, we’re proud to offer […]

How to Break Up Scar Tissue

how to break up scar tissue

After getting plastic surgery in Orange County, it’s highly possible that you’ll find that scar tissue develops. Unfortunately, it is a natural process of the body’s healing, but many patients want to lessen its appearance as much as possible. Scar formation can even feel uncomfortable or tight, causing pain. Luckily, there are techniques that healthcare […]

Can You Use Botox Under Eyes?

botox under eyes

When we look in the mirror each morning, it’s never a fun time to find a new wrinkle or crease. Luckily, modern cosmetic advancements in medicine allow us to rectify this issue with ease. Botox under eyes treatments are a recent advancement that allow both men and women to feel comfortable with their skin. At […]