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Longer-Lasting Botox Injections Mean Less Trips to the Clinic

One of the drawbacks of Botulinum Toxin (BTx) is the need for repeated injections. However, studies on a new formulation indicate that it may have longer-lasting effects, requiring fewer injections and trips to the doctor’s office.

As we age, our skin loses its elasticity and age-related lines or wrinkles become more visible. The skin also becomes thinner, making soft tissue structures like the facial muscles more visible.To address this, many visit the dermatologist or plastic surgeon for Botulinum Toxin (BTx) injections, one of the most common aesthetic procedures throughout the world. Since the early 2000s, BTx has proven to be an effective means of smoothening out age-related lines in the face and it’s quick, convenient administration in doctor’s offices and clinics has only enhanced its popularity.

BTx is a nerve poison (neurotoxin) that paralyzes muscle by interfering with the nerve cell’s ability to induce muscle contraction. BTx prevents the release of acetylcholine, a neurotran…

Top 3 Aesthetic Clinics in Ara Damansara, Malaysia 2018

If you are looking for the best aesthetic clinic in Ara Damansara, this article was written with you in mind.

Where is this data coming from?

The selection of the clinics is based on Google Search Results and information available on blogs and forums. The aesthetic clinics have been arranged in no particular order.

Here is the list.

#1. Aessence Aesthetic Clinic & Medispa

Address: D-2-8, Pacific Place @ Ara Damansara,
Jalan PJU1A/4, Ara Damansara,
47301 Petaling Jaya, Selangor, Malaysia.
Telephone contact no.: +60 18 208 3395
Website: Aessence Clinic

The clinic is headed by Dr. Chin Shih Choon.

Dr Chin is an MBBS holder from Mangalore University (1992) with four years of experience serving the Health Ministry in various hospitals. He is also holder of a Diploma in Aesthetic Medicine (2006) from the American Academy of Aesthetic Medicine, US.

#2. Sliq Clinic

Address: F 1-19, Oasis Village, 
Jalan PJU 1A/7A, Ara Damansara,
47301 Petaling Jaya, Selangor, Malaysia

Dr …

JUVÉDERM VOLLURE™ XC Approved by U.S. FDA for Correction of Facial Wrinkles and Folds in Adults over the Age of 21

First and Only Hyaluronic Acid (HA) Dermal Filler FDA Approved for the Correction of Moderate to Severe Wrinkles and Folds, such as Nasolabial Folds, That Lasts up to 18 Months(1,2*)

DUBLIN, March 20, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Allergan plc, (NYSE: AGN), a leading global pharmaceutical company, today announced that the company has received approval from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to market JUVÉDERM VOLLURE™ XC, for correction of moderate to severe facial wrinkles and folds, such as nasolabial folds, in adults over the age of 21.1In the US pivotal clinical trial, a majority (59%) of subjects saw improvement in moderate to severe nasolabial folds for up to 18 months.* Patient satisfaction in the pivotal study was also high: 82% of patients said they were very satisfied at 6 months and 68% at 18 months.2

"The FDA approval of JUVÉDERM VOLLURE™ XC demonstrates Allergan's imperative to develop next-generation HA fillers designed to meet different patient needs," said …

Skin Specialist Reviews in Malaysia - Check this before you decide

If you are wondering how to choose the best skin specialist for you, check out the reviews below. We have compiled a list of dermatologist reviews in Malaysia that you may wish to go through before you decide on which skin specialist to see.

Although the numbers and statistics are everywhere on the internet, we have compiled and organised the reviews accordingly (by skin specialist or clinic) in one place.

Here is the list:

Ting Skin Specialist Reviews
27th Apr 2015:
I have been a patient in this clinic for years...I guess almost 10 years? At first, I was here for my freckles..But it didn't work out since I was lazy...
Later on, i came back for my acne. As usual, this doctor is really a good doctor with his medication and skin goods. If you want to visit this doctor, you have to be really early to take a number. The number giving may start around 6.30-7am , depending on the nurses' arrival. Most of them speak in english or cantonese. So no worries. I normally reach around 7am and…

Malaysia's Best Laser Tattoo Removal Clinics in KL and Selangor 2017

If you are confused and overwhelmed when looking for the best laser tattoo removal clinics in Malaysia, this article was written with you in mind.

You'll likely first need a list to begin with in order for you to do your online research further and then decide on one or two clinics to visit.

This is a list of laser tattoo removal clinics in Kuala Lumpur (KL) and Petaling Jaya (PJ), Selangor Darul Ehsan, Malaysia. 

The selection of the clinics is based on Google Search Results and information available on blogs and the internet. The aesthetic clinics have been arranged in no particular order.

Here is the list.

1) ARC Medical Group -

With 3 branches in Klang Valley.

ARC Clinic - SJMC branch
F3A, 1st Floor, The Mediplex @ Subang Jaya Medical Centre, Jalan SS12/1,
47500 Subang Jaya, Selangor Darul Ehsan, Malaysia.
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Kayshaa Plastic Laser & Cosmetic Surgery - Mid Valley Branch
31-11, Penthouse Signature Office Suite, The Boulevard, Mid Valley City,

Best Laser Treatment Clinics for Acne Scars in KL and Selangor, Malaysia 2017

If you are overwhelmed with all the aesthetic clinic advertisements both online and offline, leaving you confused; you are in the right place. We have created this article with you in mind.

Please be informed that laser treatments are considered "minimally invasive procedures", according to the Guidelines on Aesthetic Medical Practice in Malaysia, by the Malaysian Ministry of Health.

As defined by the above guidelines:
Minimally invasive procedures are treatment procedures that induce minimal damage to the tissues at the point of entry of instruments. These procedures involve penetration or transgression of integument but are limited to the sub-dermis and subcutaneous fat; not extending beyond the superficial musculoaponeurotic layer of the face and neck, or beyond the superficial fascial layer of the torso and limbs.You may also be interested to check out the Guidelines for Beauty Industry by the Malaysian Ministry of Domestic Trade, Co-operatives and Consumerism.