A 12-person team is at the core of Hollywood Dermatology & Cosmetic Surgery Specialists, consisting of dermatologists, physician's assistants, aestheticians, and other aesthetic professionals. Together, they practice both cosmetic and clinical dermatology, helping patients to achieve their aesthetic goals as well as boost the health of their skin. Powerful lasers penetrate the skin's surface to help eliminate unwanted tattoos and slow the growth of hair. Many services focus on staving off the visible effects of aging, including treatments that help to ease wrinkles, plump up lips, and eliminate unwanted spider veins.
At Hollywood Health & Wellness, certified practitioners tag-team stress, bodily aches, and unwanted fat. I-Lipo treatments, which target cellular fat stores with safe, low-level lasers that flush excess fat into the metabolic process, trimming up to 4 centimeters from abdomens in a single 45-minute treatment. With hands well-versed in the language of chiropractic and massage therapy, the doctor also realigns out-of whack spines and muscles, helping to reduce pain caused by repetitive motions, auto injuries, or time spent posing undercover as a coffee table.
Dr. Nader Shehata and his team at Derma Laser Center match clients' exteriors to their body goals through a slate of comprehensive cosmetic procedures. Noninvasive therapies include massage and laser hair removal, which leaves skin looking smoother and more elegant than a latex wedding dress. Alternatively, Shehata performs minimally invasive procedures ranging from dermal fillers to Smartlipo laser fat reduction.
A highly experienced, board-certified plastic surgeon, Andrew P. Amunategui, MD performs body-rejuvenating surgeries to uplift clients' spirits. Reverse the effects of time and warlock aging curses with a face-lifting Botox treatment, an injection that reduces or removes the appearance of facial wrinkles, worry lines, crow's-feet, and raccoon graffiti. Injected just under the skin, 22 units of Botox is enough to revitalize the forehead and crow's-feet areas. Treatment effects may last up to six months, allowing patients to look their best for an extended cruise or a standard dinosaur island safari. Similar to Botox, Dysport produces similar results for patients 65 and younger, and can be repeated every three months. The 44 units included in this deal should cover a forehead-and-eye-area boost. Groupon customers can also participate in a complimentary cosmetic consultation by asking for an appointment during scheduling.
At Slim Body Lipo, certified laser technicians target stubborn fat and loose skin with painless red-light treatments. The Painless Lipo Laser technology streams potent 635-nanometer light from 144 medical-grade diodes. The device's nonthermal energy and staff's repeated chants of "Open sesame" cause fat cells to release some of their contents, which can then be flushed out via natural body processes. Researchers at the Mayo Clinic and NASA have proven the safety and effectiveness of treatments that use specific red-light wavelengths. The procedure can be modified to address sagging skin, fine lines, blemishes, and scars by boosting collagen and elastin production on the face.
Dr. DiGeronimo views himself as an artist, and his cosmetic and reconstructive surgeries as his works of art. He cut his teeth training under Dr. Ralph Millard—considered by many plastic surgeons to be the father of modern plastic surgery—and has perfected his craft over the course of more than 30 years and thousands of procedures. He and his staff practice their trade in two pristine operating rooms, performing procedures that span the whole body, from face lifts and Botox injections to breast augmentation and liposuction. He also stays abreast of current aesthetic technological advances, as evidenced by his noninvasive laser treatments that include skin resurfacing and Thermage, which—like crying at the sight of a clown—make clients appear younger.