Blog Archive

Juvéderm: Your Solution for Restoring Lost Facial Volume Apr 4th, 2022

When it comes to facial aging, most people think about wrinkles and sagging skin — arguably, the most visible changes. Many issues can contribute to wrinkles and skin laxity, including sun exposure, stress, and genetics.  Another major cause — loss of natural volume — is frequently overlooked. But as it...

Kybella®: Ditching That Double Chin Has Never Been Easier Mar 4th, 2022

Baby fat is cute — on a baby. It’s not so cute when it hangs around under your chin. In fact, fatty deposits under your chin can make you look heavy, tired, and older than you really are, throwing off the contours of the rest of your face.  Sadly, there...

The Link Between Menopause and Weight Gain Feb 8th, 2022

More than a million women begin menopause every year in the United States, ushering in a series of changes that can have significant impacts on health and well-being. For many of those women, weight gain will be among those changes, along with increased difficulty shedding those extra pounds. At Chicque...

Botox, Xeomin, and Dysport: Which Is Right for Me? Jan 5th, 2022

With age comes wisdom — and also plenty of wrinkles. Having more wisdom is great, but having more wrinkles … not so much.  That’s probably why millions of Americans turn to “wrinkle-smoothing” injections every year. In fact, Botox® and its competitors, Dysport® and Xeomin®, top the list of the most...

How to Swap Out Your Wrinkled, Dry Skin for a Fresher Version Dec 9th, 2021

If your haircut is making you look old and tired, all it takes is a quick trip to the salon to completely revamp your style. However, with your skin, getting rid of dry, dull skin and fine lines and wrinkles takes a bit more effort. Fortunately, with the Venus Viva®...

The Difference Between a PDO Thread Lift and Surgical Facelift Nov 11th, 2021

For many people, the face is the first area of the body that shows signs of aging. When you look in the mirror and see wrinkles or sagging skin staring back at you, it’s time to do something. There was a time not too long ago when turning back the...

Achieving Your Weight Loss Goals with an Effective Program Oct 12th, 2021

Every year in the United States, millions of people try to lose weight, typically through some combination of dieting and exercise. And while plenty of people are successful at losing some weight, a whopping 85-90% gain that weight back — and some even wind up weighing more than they did...

Understanding the Different Types of Dermal Fillers Sep 8th, 2021

Every year, millions of women and men turn to dermal fillers to rejuvenate their skin and improve their facial aesthetics. From smoothing wrinkles and scars and plumping up lips and cheeks to filling in the hard-to-treat under-eye area, dermal fillers are the go-to treatment for helping your skin look firmer...

Help for Your Low Testosterone Aug 13th, 2021

Most people think of testosterone as the male sex hormone — the chemical responsible for male libido and sexual performance. And it’s true; testosterone does play a major role in those areas of a man’s life. But the truth is, testosterone is responsible for a lot more than libido.  Low...

How PRP Can Enhance Your Aesthetic Goals Jul 27th, 2021

When you look good, you feel good — and at Chicque Aesthetics, we make it our mission to offer the services and treatments women and men need to achieve their aesthetic goals at every age. Our PRP treatments use cutting-edge technology to rejuvenate skin and treat hair loss. Here’s how...

The Link Between Vitamins and Maintaining a Health Weight Jun 22nd, 2021

Being healthy — and staying healthy — means maintaining a healthy weight despite the ups and downs of life. If you’re overweight or obese — like about three-quarters of Americans — you’re also at a much higher risk of serious medical problems, like heart disease, heart attack, diabetes, and some...

Other Things That Happen to Your Skin Besides Wrinkles May 24th, 2021

When it comes to visible changes in your skin, wrinkles — and wrinkle treatments — seem to get all the attention. But your skin can undergo a lot of other changes that can make you feel more self-conscious and less attractive.  At Chicque Aesthetics, our team is skilled in an...

Things You Can Do to Make Your Skin Resurfacing Treatment Last Longer Apr 15th, 2021

Skin resurfacing is a popular treatment for wrinkles, scars, stretch marks, and uneven skin tone. In fact, in the United States alone well over 2 million skin resurfacing treatments are performed each year.  At Chicque Aesthetics, our team uses the Venus VivaTM skin resurfacing system, which combines advanced microneedling techniques...

Why Are Your Lips Thinning? Mar 15th, 2021

Everyone knows to expect wrinkles and lines as part of the aging process. But did you know your lips can get thinner, too? In fact, thinning lips can start to appear really early — even while you’re still in your 30s.  Full, luscious lips aren’t just sexy, they can also...

What Are Stretch Marks and How Can You Get Rid of Them? Feb 15th, 2021

Stretch marks are one of the most common cosmetic complaints among both women and men, affecting about 80% of adults at some point in their lives.  Unlike other cosmetic problems, like wrinkles and saggy skin, stretch marks can develop even when you’re young. In fact, they often show up in...

Neurotoxin and Dermal Fillers: A Powerful Anti-Aging Combination Jan 14th, 2021

No matter how well you care for your skin, fine lines and wrinkles will eventually betray you — or at least betray your age. The good news is that injectables can help diminish the appearance of lines and wrinkles without surgery, incisions, or downtime.  The key to getting the best...

Our Best Winter Skin Care Tips Dec 1st, 2020

Whether you embrace winter weather for its brisk air and sparkling snow, or you hate it for its freezing temperatures and icy roads, there’s one thing we all share during the colder months of the year: We’re all prone to developing dry, itchy skin.  Fortunately, there are some really simple...

How Age Impacts Your Skin Nov 13th, 2020

You moisturize, exfoliate, and use sunscreen on a regular basis — and your skin still shows signs of aging. It’s a hard fact of nature: While caring for your skin can play an important role in delaying or reducing the signs of aging, it can’t completely eliminate those signs.  The...

Bioidentical Hormone Replacement Therapy: A Healthy Solution for Men With Testosterone Deficiency Sep 22nd, 2020

When you think of hormonal fluctuations, you likely think of a woman going through menopause and trying to alleviate hot flashes with an open freezer. But men go through hormonal changes as they age just like women do. Unfortunately, men often don’t feel comfortable enough to talk about hormonal changes...

Tired of Undereye Bags or Puffiness Making You Look Tired? Try Belotero Balance® Aug 1st, 2020

Try as you might, you can’t escape the aging process. Because your skin loses collagen and elastin — the proteins that keep you looking young — as you age, your skin starts to lose its tightness, elasticity, and moisture. As a result, your skin may start to sag, look tired,...

Restore Lost Cheek Volume and Look Years Younger Jun 1st, 2020

As you age, your skin naturally loses its elasticity, and it sits more closely against the bones of your face. Many people also find that they naturally lose weight, volume, and fullness in their face and cheeks as they age. If you want to roll back the years this spring,...