Shine Cosmetic Laser & Rejuvenation : Shine Ottawa


Smoothing out Wrinkles with Sublative Rejuvenation

April 13, 2011

Sublative Rejuvenation treatment was recently highlighted in Self Magazine as one of the recommended treatments for “smoothing out wrinkles”.

For noticeable creases:

“Do needes make you cringe? …try sublative rejuvenation, which uses radio frequency energy to heat skin, tricking it into producing more collagen.”
SELF Magazine

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March 9, 2011

Face value: Why more men are getting BOTOX®

March 9, 2011

By Deirdre Kelly
From Saturday’s Globe and Mail
February 19, 2010

A growing number of males are turning to injections and laser treatments in an effort to maintain job security

Like many realtors, 60-year-old Toronto agent Sean had a tough 2009, but it wasn’t just a recessionary market and skittish buyers that preoccupied him.

A couple of decades older than many of the brokers in his circle, he felt that his younger colleagues had developed an edge over him when it came to attracting and keeping clients. To compete with them, however, he didn’t send out more pamphlets or bombard computer inboxes with e-blasts. Rather, the veteran broker decided to update a more personal calling card — his face — with regular laser treatments.

“It’s basically a facelift without the cutting,” says Sean, which is not his real name. (For privacy reasons, he preferred that his identity not be disclosed.) “The people at work didn’t notice I got anything done. They just noticed that I looked better.”

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Are you unhappy with your eyelids?

March 9, 2011

Eyelid Rejuvenation (Blepharoplasty) can:

  • Improve the appearance and function of your eyelids
  • Correct drooping upper lids of puffy bags below your eyes
  • Make you look more youthful and alert

Come in to Focus Eye for a no-charge, no-obligation consultation or call 1-800-IN-FOCUS

Velashape or Liposuction?

March 9, 2011

Truth be told, no amount of diet and exercise can really get rid of cellulite. It can help reduce the appearance of cellulite but it will still be there.

By Patricia Woloch

Ah, cellulite: that nasty cottage cheese looking affliction that some people have no matter how hard they diet or exercise. Pedalling for hours on the stationary bike won’t help either. You just end up with muscled hips and thighs that look like cottage cheese.

Truth be told, no amount of diet and exercise can really get rid of cellulite. It can help reduce the appearance of cellulite but it will still be there. This is because cellulite is an area of internal fat that appears lumpy and dimply on the surface of the skin. Along with the fatty deposit, poor circulation, a build up of toxins and a loss of skin elasticity all add to the unsightly look of cellulite in both men and women. There are safe, more aggressive ways to divest yourself of that cottage cheese look, though.

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Facial Analysis

March 9, 2011

Discover the benefits of skin tightening, skin rejuvenation, wrinkle treatment and colour correction from Shine’s team of professionals.

In addition to the procedures and treatments, Shine also offers the Environ (TM) Skin Care product line, which use Vitamin A and Vitamin C, antioxidants and unique treatments to counter-act visible signs of aging. The Environ line, including the Avst product line and Roll-CIT treatment system, has been scientifically developed by renowned South African plastic surgeon Dr. Des Fernandes, who refers to Environ as the ‘cosmetic of the future’.

Drop by Shine’s Ottawa Centre at 1565 Carling Avenue, Suite 100, call 613-722-8700 or email Francine DesRosiers, BSc.N., R.N. for more information.

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