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Lytera 2.0 Pigment Correcting Serum: New Technology for Even Skin Tone

by Brian on March 3, 2017

Brand new to the market, and now available at The Vein & Aesthetic Center, Lytera 2.0 is the latest and greatest from SkinMedica, the brand behind some of our favorite and most effective skin treatment products. Parent company Allergan (the pharmaceutical giant behind products such as Botox and Juvederm) invested in major research and development […]

A Patient’s Take on Kybella – A New Treatment for “Double Chin”

by Brian on November 14, 2016

You have probably seen the commercial by now: the camera tours a home with framed images of various generations of family members while a man (or a woman – there are a few versions) laments on their legacies. “I inherited their ‘can do’ spirit,” he says, “…and their double chin.” You notice then that the […]

Varicose Veins

by veinfix on December 1, 2015

Soon enough, we’ll be pulling back the calendar pages to reveal the blank canvas of a new year. Instead of all those quit-this start-that resolutions, begin 2016 by doing something for yourself that will guarantee a new and healthier you. When you’re confident, there’s no stopping you. But unsightly veins, whether on your legs, hands […]

Juvederm’s Voluma XC dermal filler

by veinfix on September 10, 2015

A look at Juvederm’s Voluma XC dermal filler. A lift for your cheeks and your spirits You’ve heard the apple never falls far from the tree. But what if you don’t want the apple to fall at all? As you age, it’s not just about lines and wrinkles. The apples of your cheeks can “fall,” […]

The Vein & Aesthetic Center of Boston to Offer New FDA-Approved Filler

by veinfix on January 30, 2014

The team at The Vein & Aesthetic Center of Boston is excited to launch Juvederm Voluma XC, the newest Hyaluronic acid filler for cheek augmentation. Voluma was designed to instantly add volume to the cheek area, with results lasting up to two years!

Happy New Year! Revisiting 20 Common Questions About Zerona

by veinfix on January 4, 2014

We’ve received countless inquiries as of late regarding a pretty neat fat-burning technology now offered here at The Vein & Aesthetic Center of Boston. The technology — called Zerona — has been featured on many TV talk shows and is quickly gaining momentum as a legitimate option for those looking to trim inches quickly, but most importantly — safely.

FDA Approves Botox for Treatment of Crow’s Feet

by veinfix on September 26, 2013

Last week, the FDA approved Botox for the treatment of crow’s feet. While doctors have been using Botox for this purpose “off-label” for many years, this is the first and only botulinum neurotoxin to receive FDA approval to specifically treat the area. The Vein & Aesthetic Center of Boston is offering a special from October 1-15, 2013 to celebrate the approval.

New Study Shows Regular Sunscreen Use Slows Aging

by veinfix on July 23, 2013

A recent Australian study is the first to prove that daily sunscreen application slows the visual signs of aging. If the threat of cancers hasn’t already convinced you to slather on the SPF, here is one more reason!

Pregnancy and Veins: As if Pregnancy Didn’t Have Enough Challenges

by veinfix on May 16, 2013

Varicose and spider veins are a common occurrence with pregnancy. Drs. Elizabeth Foley and Judith Hondo started their careers as OB/GYNs and transitioned into vein experts after witnessing the vast number of women that were plagued by varicose and spider veins during pregnancy. Here are some commonly asked questions and answers about pregnancy and veins.

New Skin Brightening Product Promises Great Results

by veinfix on April 12, 2013

Lorraine Morrill, Laser & Skin Care Specialist at The Vein & Aesthetic Center, discusses Lytera, a new product by SkinMedica that brightens skin tone and targets skin discolorations from sun spots, acne scarring, melasma, and age spots.