Lip Fillers: Naturally full lips

  Have you ever thought about lip filler?  Like me you have probably thought, “I am happy with my lips.  I don’t think I need lip filler. “ WOW!  So glad I made the decision to go forward!  Not only are my lips fuller but the definition that my lips have now is so natural. Our nurse Julie Mallon, RN … Read More

Reverse Aging – Treatments to slow/reverse the aging process

  Holy smokes … I recently realized that I look younger now than when I started working as Blume Skin & Body’s controller in 2015.  I’m no spring chicken, and this is no mean feat! I have partaken in many of the treatments we offer, and it’s very hard to pick a favorite. If you pressed me it would be … Read More

Rosacea

Rosacea. What is it? Why does it happen? What is the best way to treat it? Unfortunately, rosacea affects an estimated 16 million Americans. It is chronic, but treatable and will worsen over time if it is left untreated. Fortunately, there are several avenues people can go to for relief. There are topical skin treatments, laser treatments, microneedling and lifestyle … Read More

Be Your Best Self Again with Ultherapy at Blume Skin & Body

  More than a million people have been enjoying the benefits of Ultherapy for the past six years, this procedure started to get major traction ever since Christie Brinkley became the spokeswoman. Who wouldn’t want to look as fabulous as Christie Brinkley does at 65! “Ultherapy is the only FDA-cleared, non-invasive procedure that lifts and tightens the neck, chin and brow, … Read More

COOLSCULPTING: SAY GOODBYE TO STUBBORN FAT

It’s called stubborn fat for a reason: no matter how much you eat healthy and exercise, it’s virtually impossible to lose those resistant areas such as: annoying muffin tops, love handles, inner thighs, saddle bags (outer thighs), double chin, arms, knees, bra fat, back fat and stomach fat. You’re left with two options: live with them or think surgery. Neither … Read More

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