HALO Q&A

HALO: The Most Advanced Laser Ever Developed Available at AVÉ Q: What is Halo? Dr. Hicks: Halo is the first Hybrid Fractional Laser in the world. The advanced technology allows us to offer ablative and non-ablative energy in one treatment. By combining these two therapies, we can produce results in one treatment that have never been seen before. Q: What skin conditions will …

5 Steps To Better Skin In Winter

Baby, it’s cold outside! This harsh winter weather can take its toll on your skin, but don’t worry – here are 5 tips to help keep your skin as soft as possible this winter season. Add extra moisture.Even if you consistently hydrate your skin, consider moisturizing more often or even switching to a heavier moisturizer during these cold days.  Our Hydrate …

Set And Accomplish Weight Loss Resolutions This New Year!

Is one of your New Year’s resolutions is to lose weight? You should learn about different options that can increase your chances of successfully meeting this goal. Sometimes, diet and exercise do not yield the results you want. Contouring your body has never been easier!  We use multiple technologies (ProLipo ™, SmartLipo™, BodyJet™, MicroAire™) to achieve the best results!  Our …

50 Shades Of Smooth?

An article by Dr. Paula Hicks of Avé Medical Laser Spa Imagine going into the paint store and asking for blue paint.  The clerk sends you to the sample case where you are inundated with 50 or more shades of gray to choose from .  This is just like laser resurfacing! Laser resurfacing is a favorite tool for rejuvenating the …

Top Skin Tips From the Pros

Every day, we get questions from people wanting to know how to keep their skin looking its best. Today we are sharing advice on some of the questions asked most frequently. What is the #1 thing that people can start doing today to improve their skin? Our absolute necessity every morning, regardless of weather, is SUNSCREEN!! There is no better insurance policy when …

Why You Should Be Using Vitamin C In Your Skincare Routine

Vitamin C is critical for your body and plays an important role in maintaining healthy, resilient skin. While young skin is full of vitamin C, aging skin naturally loses this nutrient over time. Other factors like exposure to UV light, pollutants and cigarette smoke compound the decline of vitamin C, contributing to signs of aging. The good news is that …

7 Surprising Ways You’re Showing Your Age

Certain areas of the face are prone to fat loss—others are not. The cheeks and eyes frequently fall victim to the effects of volume loss first; the lips, eyes and temples eventually catch up. Around the Upper + Lower Eye Sockets The majority of fat in the face is in the cheeks, and as these pockets deflate, a depression forms …

Halo™ Hybrid Laser

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Over time, your skin can lose its youthful glow due to sun exposure and your body’s natural aging process. As a result, your body may develop sun spots, fine lines, and lose that natural healthy glow. Previous lasers couldn’t effectively remove this damage, because the treatment was either too shallow or too deep. Halo eliminates years of damage by precisely …

BioTE® Hormone Therapy

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Sadly, many women going through menopause also begin to experience depression. In some cases the symptoms are mild but in others they are very severe. BHRT is believed to guard against the wild hormonal fluctuations that cause depression and anxiety. Menopause may also cause memory lapses and incidents in which it seems impossible to think clearly. Bioidentical hormone replacement therapy …

HCG Diet

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HCG or Human Chorionic Gonadotropin is quickly gaining popularity as the cure for people struggling to lose weight. Dubbed the “weight loss Cure”, HCG is being touted by medical professionals as a major breakthrough producing dramatic results for patients without harmful side effects. This all natural weight loss program is helping people lose up to a pound per day, with …