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Gosh, why does my face look rounder as I grow older?

This is a common question I get from my clients.

Many don’t understand that the first sign of skin laxity and aging is when it starts getting pulled to the ground by dreadful gravity so that our faces no longer looks sharp and slim but fat and round. 204 more words

Aesthetic Procedures

The misleading promotion of HIFU as a treatment for prostate cancer

We were recently made aware of a video on Facebook promoting high-intensity focused ultrasound (HIFU) as a treatment for prostate cancer. The video promotes the services of a particular group of physicians who specialize in this form of treatment. 1,125 more words


UChicago Medicine urologist performs Chicago’s first ultrasound treatment for prostate cancer

On September 11, a University of Chicago Medicine surgical team, led by Arieh Shalhav, MD, chief of urologic surgery and director of the robotic surgery program at UChicago Medicine, used the… 599 more words


Beauty Friday: What is HIFU or Ultherapy?

HIFU is short for High Intensity Focused Ultrasound, or what is more commonly known as “Ultherapy” or “Ulthera”. Ultherapy or Ulthera is the brand name, but the actual procedure or treatment is technically known as “HIFU”. 568 more words


High Intensity Focused Ultrasound (HIFU) is Ideal Treatment for Prostate Cancer

Also known as Magnetic Resonance guided Focused Ultrasound or MRgFUS or MRgHIFU, HIFU is a medical procedure which applies high intensity focused ultrasound energy so as to locally heat areas & eventually destroy damaged or diseased tissue through ablation. 1,089 more words

Pain-Free Instant V Face with SygmaLift

Let’s face it. We are all STRESSED!

The MRT breakdowns, the rising food prices, the crazy unpredictable Singapore weather, the next new Singapore president… and the list just go on and on and on. 354 more words