Monthly Archives: February 2012

Man boobs

Man boobs (pseudogynaecomastia, gynaecomastia)   Standard undergraduate teaching regarding the management of gynaecomastia or “man boobs” in adolescent males is to leave them alone as the great majority of young men will grow out of this phenomenon. Nonetheless, one still … Continue reading

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Am I a good candidate for liposuction?

Good question!   Well, that depends on a bunch of different factors.   1) Age   It’s legal to proceed with liposuction on any person over the age of 16, however the best age for liposuction is generally when someone … Continue reading

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Face lift (surgical): jawline and neck

There’s a lot we can do to keep the upper half of the face looking good without surgery. “Muscle-relaxing injections”, fillers, peels and¬†lasers number among many approaches successfully used.Under the jawline, though, options are more limited. Nice improvements occur with … Continue reading

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PEACH Protection

PEACH protection is all about preserving your skin’s youthful health and preventing damage, principally sun damage. Here’s how to protect your skin 1) Don’t smoke. Boring, I know. You are sick of this message. But the thing I have noticed … Continue reading

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Laser and IPL hair removal – fast and effective

We’ve been doing this for 14 years. Powerful fast machines. Medical supervision. Success     Laser hair removal served as Dr Mahony’s introduction to cosmetic medicine back in 1999. So our experience with hair removal is long, our expertise unsurpassed. … Continue reading

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Derma-needling

How do you tighten skin? How do you tighten skin? How do you tighten skin??   This is perhaps the holy grail of cosmetic medicine. Aside from applying nutritional skin care, most non-surgical strategies aimed at tightening skin do so … Continue reading

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Anti-wrinkle injections – the brand from Allergan

  (The TGA does not allow doctors to advertise or even mention this product by name on a website.Yes I know lots of other doctors get away with it, but they don’t have competitors dobbing them in like I do)  … Continue reading

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Soft year-long dermal filler – from QMed in Sweden

What is the soft year-long dermal filler from Sweden? It’s a gel-like substance that we inject under lines and wrinkles to fill them in, making them much less visible. Lines and wrinkles represent folds into the skin: fillers help push … Continue reading

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Unwanted hair on a man’s back

We’ve been doing laser hair removal on men’s backs since 1999 and with our latest IPL machine we can treat your back faster and more economically than ever. Some clinics will tell you their laser is best, and to avoid … Continue reading

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sun protection – two tips

  End of summer, more or less, and so today the SMH puts out a quick retrospective of the summer’s top beauty products.   http://www.smh.com.au/lifestyle/beauty/blogs/beauty-beat/best-summer-beauty-products-20120208-1rd7z.html   Correctly, there’s an early emphasis on sun protection, with awards going to products from … Continue reading

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