Can Micro-Needling Improve the Appearance of Wrinkles and Acne Scars?

What is micro-needling? The Eclipse MicroPen is an effective, automated micro-needling device. Micro-needling, otherwise known as Collagen Induction Therapy (CIT), stimulates your body’s own natural collagen production. During this new and innovative procedure, tiny needles are used to create controlled micro-injuries to produce collagen and elastin within the skin. The skin’s natural repair process results…

The True Connection Between Your Hormones and Weight Gain

The True Connection Between Your Hormones and Weight Gain Human metabolism is complex and involves optimal balance of several endocrine hormones. Put simply, abnormal changes in your hormones can greatly affect energy consumption, metabolism and energy expenditure, leading to weight gain or obesity. What are some hormones that may influence the female body weight after…

13 Tips for Healthy Hair: How to Regain Body, Wave and Shine

Like other cells in the body, skin and hair follicles require adequate levels of hormones to remain healthy. Testosterone and thyroid deficiency (or thyroid excess) can cause hair to become finer, losing body, wave and shine. Hair becomes dry and brittle, breaking easily. With bioidentical hormone therapy, the skin and scalp become healthier within days to weeks…