Greenspring Medical Aesthetics Blog

Greenspring Medical Aesthetics Tucson articles regarding skin care, facial/body contouring, anti-aging skin treatments

Botox: A Life Enhancer?

August 17, 2014

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The medical grade toxin Botox has many practical uses. The most popular cosmetic enhancement is known to “turn your frown upside down” however this effect may have more truth to it than meets the eye.

What happens when we frown?
Our foreheads wrinkle and our eyes squint, but these are just the physical attributes of the action. Read More

Uplifting Ultrasound: the Ultimate in Non-invasive Facial Contouring

October 28, 2013

Ultherapy_blog[1]We are pleased to now offer Ultherapy®Amplify, the newest and more comfortable version of the highly effective, original Ulthera Technology.  Ultherapy®Amplify is the only FDA approved non-invasive, non-surgical, facelift alternative for lifting and tightening the skin on the neck, jawline, face and brow. Read More

Dermal Fillers for the Dark Hollows Under Your Eyes

September 09, 2013

dermal_fillers_blog[1]Most often, dark circles aren’t about changes in the color of the skin at all. Instead, they’re created by a loss of volume in the area around the eye. That exposes the orbital bone, creating a hollow trough that shows up as a dark circle. Read More

Summertime and the Living is Easy

May 31, 2013

hat[1]We love Tucson in the summer; things slow down, school is out, traffic is lighter, and once the monsoons arrive the nights have a tropical, romantic feel to them.

We also realize that the days can be amazingly hot, and the sun can do a good amount of damage to unprotected skin.  Read More

Keep It Simple for the Holidays!

December 03, 2012

dec3[1]Let’s keep it simple for the upcoming holiday season! Here is your Age-Proofing Arsenal and some medical-grade products we particularly like.

• Cleanser:  Zap dullness and increase cell turnover with an exfoliating cleanser.  Small-grain exfoliating cleansers work well for most skin types and can brighten up your skin. Read More

Ages and Stages: Here is What is Happening to Your Skin

November 08, 2012

nov9age[1]20s:  UVA rays, which age our skin, start to break down collagen (the protein that keeps skin firm)  and tiny lines will start appearing around the eyes.  We recommend that you apply a sunscreen first thing in the morning every day of the year.  Read More

Can Medical BOTOX really help clear up acne?

September 29, 2012

acne_blog[1] just put out an article touting Botox as the new way to combat acne.  We suggest you give it a read! Click to read article, written by Nikki Tucker, was extremely well written and caught our attention as the relationship between Botox and acne has been lightly discussed in the Medical Aesthetic field for a few years. Read More