HEALTH & BEAUTY

The two options described below are the latest and are considered to be both safe and effective with a high patient satisfaction rate as reported by patients themselves. CoolScultping Cryolipolysis “fat freezing” with Vanquish Radio Frequency Adipose Tissue Melting is a perfect combo treatment to kill fat cells. These body contouring technologies are non-invasive procedures […]

Be the solution for teens in crises Teens are under enormous pressure to succeed both academically and socially. Social media also heightens feelings of inadequacy by making everything and everyone seem perfect, and trying to live up to these high standards can lead to depression and other mental health issues. Once a person feels overwhelmed […]

Name and occupation. Diana Villarreal, Founder at Project Hope International What is your biggest beauty splurge that you deem necessary? Without a doubt, getting highlights and cut at Salon Tony with the beautiful Diana. (yes we share the same name) What is the beauty product will you not leave the house without? My moisturizer! I […]

Let your style goals for the year focus on “the power suit” and menswear for women. In recognition of International Women’s Day (March 8th), suit up in a polished blazer and matching pants, ooze confidence, exude power, and celebrate women’s many accomplishments. Anything he can wear, you can wear (better). Gone are the days of […]

According to recent research published in 2017 by the American Academy of Otolaryngology—Head and Neck Surgery Foundation, adults with OSA (obstructive sleep apnea) who have high arched palates, and little or no tolerance for CPAP treatment, have a very promising new treatment option: distraction osteogenesis maxillary expansion, or DOME. Similar procedures have been very successful […]

Sometimes it seems like the world of health and fitness can be incredibly confusing. There are so many mixed messages, workout programs, fad diets, fitness products and people trying to sell to you, that it can be very hard to know what’s right. Believe it or not, being healthy doesn’t have to be complicated. In […]

Northern Virginia’s #1 Provider of Clear Aligners answers your questions on Acceledent: Your ticket to a faster smile There’s a new technology that’s (literally) putting a smile on plenty of young faces: a system of clear, removable aligners made especially for teens! If you (or a teenager you know) are a candidate for this treatment, […]

The power of the domino effect in goal-setting. The truth is that, for most, it’s not willpower or desire that helps us reach our goals; it’s changing our habits and making little, seemingly minor decisions each day that contribute to the big, noticeable changes later on. That said, willpower does play an essential role in establishing […]