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

Summer Safe Skin Treatments – Blume Skin & Body’s Top 5

Summer is upon us and the heat is on. Blume Skin & Body has several procedures that are affordable, low-commitment skin treatments that are sun safe for all skin types. You will love that they are quick, have little to no downtime and will give you a youthful glow this summer. Call Blume Skin & Body to book your summer … Read More

PDO Threads

At Blume Skin and Body, we offer PDO threads in addition to dermal fillers and toxins like Botox and Xeomin. A newer procedure is skin lifting with threads for the arms, legs, breasts, brow lifts and other areas.  I completed advanced training, which is not open to everyone, and have been inserting threads for over a year and half. We … Read More

Dr. Blume’s Ultherapy Story

Yesterday, I had my third Ultherapy procedure in the last four years. It is my favorite procedure. Each time I am amazed because clients/patients will begin noticing the difference in only 6 weeks. Of course, the final result takes three months and lasts for a few years. Ultherapy lifts the face, neck and brow. The procedure takes about an hour … Read More

COOLSCULPTING – Lose the Fat

CoolSculpting has introduced new hand pieces with advanced technology that can treat most areas of the body. Blume Skin & Body has purchased and uses all the new CoolSculpting handpieces. CoolSculpting isn’t just for the muffin top anymore! At Blume Skin & Body, Sandra & Deb, our expert CoolSculpting technicians have frozen more than 3,000 areas in the past 5 1/2 years. Since … Read More