Radiesse Hands

Why hand filler?  Do you ever look at your hands and think, “My hand looks frail, boney and old…”   There are a few areas of the body that give away our age; face, neck and HANDS. When it comes to aging, our hands are often overlooked.   While we have Photofacials, peels and needling devices to help with the texture and … Read More

How I Stopped My Acne Breakouts and Had Clear Skin Again

Most of my teenage and adult years I had fairly clear skin with the occasional hormonal breakouts. Then I turned 37 and something bad happened. All of the sudden I had cystic acne clusters all along my lower face and jawline. They were painful and they were ugly. Thankfully, Blume Skin & Body has a solution for hormonal breakouts. The … Read More

Why I switched my makeup

I’ve been getting facials, botox, photofacials and injections at Blume Skin & Body for many years. I also use many of the amazing skin care products they sell – NeoCutis, EltaMD and Epionce. Basically, I spend a lot of time and money to make sure my skin looks good. If you’re reading this blog, I’m sure healthy skin is important to … Read More

Aging your choice – Prevent, Stop, and Reverse

Non-surgical cosmetic treatments, such as CoolSculpting, Botox and Facial Fillers are increasing in popularity. Generational shifts are driving this embrace of anti-aging procedures. Blume Skin & Body’s staff are perfect examples: Jamie RN Injector, Cathleen Front Office Admin & Deb CLT, CoolSculpter. Millennials are looking for “preventative aging” and are coming in for Botox and having anti-aging skin treatments, like … Read More

Bruising with Facial Fillers

“Will I bruise?” This is a question I get almost every day while injecting facial fillers like Voluma, Juvederm, Restylane, Sculptra and Radiesse. My answer is always the same, “Prepare to bruise and if you don’t, GREAT!” There are many factors that can cause bruising such as depth of the injection, areas of major vessels, alcohol, over the counter and … Read More

Smooth Clear Skin with Lumenis M-22

There are many treatments out there that treat different signs of aging. Finding the right treatment for you can seem complicated, especially if you have multiple concerns you would like to address. The Lumenis M-22 is a treatment we do at Blume Skin & Body that will target three signs of aging plus build collagen in one appointment! We call … Read More

My CoolSculpting Experience

Let’s be honest, this look is only cute when you are a baby. Submental fullness, or Double Chin, is generally resistant to exercise, which is why I decided to get CoolSculpting. This non-invasive treatment will reduce the fullness and fat under my chin and give me a more contoured jaw. The first time I had my CoolSculpting treatment I had … Read More

Finding Your Skin Care Routine

I have extremely sensitive skin mixed with acne – it’s horrible! I need to use “acne” products, but sometimes they hurt and burn. I go through a crazy cycle with my skin care products. I try to use strong acne lines, get frustrated with my sensitive skin, then stop using them and try organic/natural products. The organic/natural products do absolutely … Read More

How can I get rid of my Cellulite?

This is one of the most common questions asked during consultation appointments. Cellulite is a condition in which the skin has a dimpled, lumpy appearance. It usually affects the buttocks and thighs, but can also occur in other areas. Cellulite occurs when fat deposits push through the connective tissue beneath the skin. Cellulite can affect both men and women, but … Read More

Lip Augmentation – you decide Small, Medium, or Large!

Everyday we have clients come in for lip enhancement.  I regularly hear: The answer is, you get to decide. As the patient you choose how you want your lips plumped – small, medium, or large. I tend to enhance lips in a way that is not noticeable to others, but when a client desires larger lips it is their choice. … Read More