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Less is more in aesthetic medicine!

I was recently invited to attend a meeting of Canadian doctors practicing Aesthetic Medicine and Surgery and every participant was asked to present one slide with a pearl of wisdom or practical tip. At first, I couldn’t come up with any ideas but then I thought of a quote from a famous Italian actress of [...]

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More on the dangers of laser hair removal by non-medical providers

A few days after posting here on my blog about the dangers of laser hair removal by non-medical providers, CTV’s W5 made public the shocking results of an investigation on the unregulated world of cosmetic and hair removal lasers and the dangers they represent for the general population when performed in non-medical environments: W5 Investigation: [...]

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Fill up my lips Doc!

As an experienced filler injector, I’ve noticed a trend that has me wondering. LIPS!  I have seen overdone lips that no longer have a natural look, irregular filling that creates uneven lips, and questionable choice of filler material that leads to long-term complications and disfigurement, to the point of doubting the competence and the judgment [...]

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How do I get rid of my tattoo?

Hi there, I just had a couple of questions about the removal of a small portion of a tattoo, it’s about 1 inch by 2 inches, and basically it was just a mistake that I would like to later get tattooed over again. Would this be possible? It’s 3 letters and it does not touch [...]

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Pourquoi “Quoi de neuf, docteur?” | Why “What`s up doc?”

Jour après jour, ma boîte de réception de courriels se remplit de questions portant sur les sujets les plus variés en rapport avec la médicine esthétique. Je me fais toujours un devoir de répondre personnellement à toutes les requêtes d’information, mais, au fil du temps, je me suis rendu compte que les mêmes questions revenaient [...]

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