Bioidentical Hormone Replacement Therapy (BHRT) Can Benefit Both Men and Women

Posted on: January 14, 2016 by in Blog
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BHRT which stands for Bioidentical Hormone Replacement Therapy holds many benefits for both men and women. Bioidentical hormones are identical to the hormones created in the human body. They are commonly prescribed to men and women to treat the symptoms of hormonal imbalance. The symptoms of hormonal imbalance can include hot flashes, loss of libido, fatigue, night sweats, weight gain, and mood swings. The side effects of BHRT are minimal if they do become present. This makes BHRT a much Continue Reading ...

The Use of Botox for Excessive Sweat

Posted on: January 7, 2016 by in Blog
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Perspiration is a normal, healthy bodily function that aids in the  regulation of body temperature. When the human body gets too hot its 2 to 4 million sweat glands go to work to cool it back down and restore normal body temperature.  However, there are times when certain individuals begin to notice the need to change their clothing excessively.  They find that their antiperspirants provide little or no protection.  They may learn to avoid certain fabrics, such as silk or clothing styles Continue Reading ...

Botox For Excessive Sweat: How It Can Help You

Posted on: December 31, 2015 by in Blog
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Believe it or not, you can take advantage of Botox for more than just cosmetic procedures. Most people think that Botox is only used to fill in lines and wrinkles of your face. But in fact, it is capable of doing much more. If you suffer from excessive sweating of the underarms, then chances are you've been diagnosed with hyperhidrosis, a condition that can not be controlled with prescription strength antiperspirants. Did you know that you can use Botox for excessive sweat? In fact, it is an Continue Reading ...

Vitamin B12: Our Body’s Key to Energy and Function

Posted on: December 24, 2015 by in Blog
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When our bodies feel consistently fatigued, or our skin appears dull or pale and shortness of breath occurs, it is likely a problem of anemia, or rather nutrient deficiency of our red blood cells which carry the energy in our blood for cell development, nervous system and brain health. This lack of vitamin B12 can happen for a number of reasons including diets lacking animal proteins such as from meat, eggs, fish and dairy. Those following a vegan or vegetarian diet can often correct the Continue Reading ...

The Use of Botox for Migraines and Headaches

Posted on: December 17, 2015 by in Blog
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According to an article on Medscape, Botox was first approved in 2010 by the FDA for the treatment and prophylaxis of chronic migraine. A migraine, by definition, is a neurological disease with symptoms of a throbbing, pulsing headache on one side of the head that is often accompanied by nausea, vomiting, and changes in vision. It is one of the most disabling forms of headache and can greatly affect family, work, and social life so controlling them is a priority for those who suffer. How Continue Reading ...

What can I do to help my hunger get under control?

Posted on: December 10, 2015 by in Blog
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Everyone has been in that position where hunger is taking control of you and your diet. Everyone has tried to lose weight.  Everyone has tried to resist those sweets on the desk. Everyone has tried to stick to an exercise program.  But then there’s work and the ever changing seasons. In fall, you start to put on the layers of clothes and enjoy all the apple cider and pumpkin pie.  Winter in Cincinnati brings about the desire for hot cocoa and holiday treats. Who can resist the peppermint Continue Reading ...

JUVEDERM: Save the Memories, Not the Wrinkles

Posted on: December 3, 2015 by in Blog
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The thousands of moments that make up our lives and the wisdom we gain throughout the years make us who we are, but they don't have to define how we look. At Reflection Medical Spa our number one goal is to help you achieve youthful, vibrant skin that reflects the energy and beauty of your life. One method to bring vibrance and youth back to your appearance is Juvederm, an effective, easy-to-apply filler that will ease the deep furrows, and smooth and refresh tired skin. Juvederm treatment is Continue Reading ...

Botox Works for Depression

Posted on: November 26, 2015 by in Blog
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Botulinum toxin, known for its treatments in the cosmetic arena, has been shown to alleviate depression. According to an article published on Medscape, emotions are expressed by our facial muscles which send feedback to the brain to reinforce them. Study Performed Evaluating Botox for Depression In a study performed at the Hannover Medical School in Germany, researchers treated 30 patients with chronic and treatment-resistant depression with either a single injection of Botox or a saline Continue Reading ...

Know the Facts About Vitamin B12 Deficiency

Posted on: November 19, 2015 by in Blog
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Vitamin B12, also known as cobalamin, is a nutrient required by the body that ensures the healthy production of red blood cells, the normal function of nerve cells, and the replication of DNA. The only natural source of it is found in foods containing animal protein. It is an essential component of the maintenance of metabolic health and plays a wide variety of roles in the body from metabolizing fats, proteins, and carbohydrates to nerve cell development. Causes of Vitamin B12 Deficiency There Continue Reading ...

Why and How to Juvederm® Before the Holidays

Posted on: November 12, 2015 by in Blog
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It's only the beginning of November but the Christmas commercials are already among us and before we know it, holiday parties, family gatherings and get togethers will be in full swing. These are the times when you want to look and feel your absolute best. Instead of hiding behind your winter hats and hoods, prepare to show off your fresh, youthful face with the help of Juvederm®. Here's what Juvederm® can do you for you this holiday season:Correct deep lines and wrinkles Enhance Continue Reading ...