HOW EYE HERPES MAY LEAD TO BLINDNESS

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An estimated 400,000 Americans have experienced some form of eye (ocular) herpes, with nearly a quarter of those cases reoccurring each year. But many are unaware that it is the herpes simplex virus causing the outbreak.

With all the risks involved, if left untreated, it is important to know about your options.

 

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WHICH CELEBRITIES ARE USING LATISSE TO THICKEN MORE THAN JUST THEIR LASHES?

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Claire Danes and Brooke Shields are just a few of the celebrities that have come out praising the use of Latisse for thicker, longer eyelashes. But there’s another celebrity that recently rejoiced over the prescription medicine for other reasons.

So, who is this celebrity and just where does he/she use Latisse for thicker hair?

 

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WHEN EYELID SURGERY IS MEDICALLY NECESSARY

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In 2012, eyelid surgery (blepharoplasty) was the third most common cosmetic procedure in America, up 4% from 2011. With this procedure still on the rise, many patients are wondering –when is blepharoplasty necessary and will insurance cover my costs?

Find out the answer to both questions in this article.

 

WHAT YOU SHOULD EXPECT AFTER FRAXEL LASER SKIN RESURFACING

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Sometimes when it comes to your skin, creams and exfoliates just aren’t enough to get you the glowing, baby soft skin you desire. Many patients seek these more proactive procedures in preparation for a big event like a wedding or high school reunion to look and feel that much more luminous. When you reach the decision to get a treatment to reverse what feels irreversible you should know what to expect. Fraxel Laser Skin Resurfacing may be the answer to imperfections make up cant cover.

Find out what’s in store after your Fraxel resurfacing procedure.

SUFFERING FROM DRY EYE?

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Our eyes are probably one of the most important parts of our body. Unlike other organs, the eyes are exposed, and this can lead to chronic dry eye, a condition that if left untreated can become more of a problem than you think.

Find out how you can prevent dry eye and possibly avoid unwanted eye surgery.