How Do We Know What Truly Works—and What Doesn’t?

Every day, we are bombarded by advertisements, blog posts, and product samples for what are allegedly the latest and greatest beauty products. Often, these products promise that they will offer amazing results, guaranteed to make us look a thousand times younger. But of course, not all of these products are created equal, and some of […]

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The Truth About Botched Plastic Surgery

There is a danger that hangs over the cosmetic surgery industry—specifically, the risk of botched plastic surgery. While this is a fairly rare occurrence, it does happen occasionally in the United States—and there are plenty of horror stories of bad surgeons in bad facilities creating bad outcomes out there to confirm it. Many of our […]

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Halo Laser Treatment is A Celebrity Skin Care Secret—And Now, it Can Be Yours

You’ve seen celebrity photos, displayed across glossy supermarket checkout magazines or your Instagram feed. You’ve watched them on the red carpet, and of course, you’ve admired them in movies and on TV. What you’ve probably noticed is that the stars somehow manage to look youthful and glamorous at all times—with few, if any, visible signs […]

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Summer Skin Care Tips with Dr. Smith

Transform your skin by taking advantage of our Summer Skin Care Specials: Receive $100 OFF when you purchase TNS Essential Serum, HA5 Rejuvenating Hydrator, and Lytera 2.0 together and earn 275 BD points toward your next purchase. * Must be a member of Brilliant Distinctions; Exclusively Yours Members receive also receive 20% off. • Receive 20% OFF any Chemical […]

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Pucker Up: Dr. Finical Discusses The Latest FDA-Approved Lip Injection Option

Have you ever considered lip injections? We speak with patients all the time who are considering this solution for thinner lips, but fear unnatural results. We understand their concern. At Charlotte Plastic Surgery, our team combines years of experience with the latest in safe solutions to provide patients with fuller, more natural appearing lips. If […]

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Spotlight on ThermiTight!

What is ThermiTight? ThermiTight can tighten loose skin without surgery, without downtime, and without the use of anesthesia. Skin can be tightened with the use of targeted and controlled, therapeutic heat application. ThermiTight can be performed on both the face and body and is frequently used for sagging knees, loose skin on the belly, sagging […]

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Dr. Finical Talks Mobile Apps for Plastic Surgery and The Importance of Seeking a Board Certified Surgeon

Are you familiar with the punchline, “There’s an App for that?” It’s becoming a common conversation piece considering that nowadays you can use apps on your mobile device for almost anything, including to find a plastic surgeon. But how reliable are mobile apps when it comes to ensuring every step of your journey is led […]

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