Volbella to Smooth Undereye Hollows

Volbella is a FDA approved filler proven to increase lip fullness and soften the appearance of vertical lip lines up to one year. Due to the softness of Volbella, it is also a great filler for under the eyes. With age or genetics – under the eyes can appear to have hollows and shadows. The tear trough area that appears hollow … Read More

Kybella works well to get rid of that double chin!

Dr. Blume has been injecting Kybella, since its FDA approval over the past eighteen months. Sometimes, even with diet or exercise, the unwanted fullness beneath your chin may not go away, and it could make you appear older and heavier than you actually are. Kybella destroys fat cells, once destroyed; those cells cannot store or accumulate fat. The skin actually … Read More

CoolSculpting – New Treatment Areas

CoolSculpting has introduced new hand pieces with advanced technology that can treat most areas of the body. CoolSculpting isn’t just for the muffin top anymore! At Blume Skin & Body, Sandra, our expert CoolSculpting technician has frozen more than 2000 areas in the past 5 years. Since the availability of the new hand pieces, the treatment times are shorter with … Read More

Finding the Right Products

We all do this, or I like to tell myself everyone does. . . I constantly buy new beauty products that promise clearer, healthier and perfect skin! From face washes, to moisturizes, and makeup! The only problem is, you end up with cabinets full of half used products and an empty wallet (lame!). The TV commercials, magazine ads, and advertisements … Read More

Thanks to all for a wonderful year!

At this time of year it is important to reflect and recognize all that you have! I am the luckiest man in the world. I have my health. I have a wonderful family. We have food on the table, a roof over our heads, and the ability to share with others less fortunate. My staff members are the best and … Read More

Therapeutic Botox for Jaw Pain and Excessive Sweating

  Almost everyone knows that Botox helps fine lines and wrinkles. It is also used for hyperhidrosis or excess sweating. A simple application of Botox in the under arms can stop sweating and odor for 6 to 9 months! Botox can also be used for teeth grinding that causes pain around the jaw line. There are many people who wake … Read More

Double Chin

In the last few months, we have dramatically increased our use of Kybella.  This product is for the fat under the chin, also known as a “double chin” or “turkey neck”. Kybella is the first and only FDA-approved injectable drug that improves the appearance of submental fullness. Kybella treats submental fat that is often caused by aging, genetics, and weight gain – giving … Read More

Great New Product for Lips

In the aesthetic market there are constantly new products. Each product states they are the best thing, but after using them I can tell which are really great and which are just ok. Being a trainer of dermal fillers and modulators (such as Botox) I am able to try new products and give my opinion. The latest product/dermal filler for … Read More

Wishing for Younger Looking Skin, Use Retinol

Retinol has proved itself as the “Gold Standard” in anti-aging ingredients. With new formulations, it is easy for most patients to use this amazing ingredient every day. Retinol is a very powerful anti-ager and is proven to speed up cell turnover to help reduce existing skin damage. It has the ability to get into pores and unclog them, which makes … Read More

We do treatments others won’t even try!

Many injectors and body sculpting offices can inject dermal fillers and Botox; some even go outside the norm to achieve results. At Blume Skin & Body we go a few steps above. I have discussed using multiple modalities (machines, injections, skin treatments) many times and feel it is important to use combination therapy to get results. We have developed various … Read More