Category Archives: BOTOX COSMETIC®

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Let’s talk injectables.

Injectables. There’s a whole world of confusion and questions surrounding the word. Which ones are right for me? How much do I need and am I even a candidate? To help clear things up, our Beauty Nurse Majid sat down to answer a few of your questions. Q: What are the categories of injectables? A: This is a common question that we get, as there’s a lot of brand names and different types of treatments thrown around without a solid explanation of what they do. The main two types of injectables are dermal fillers, like JUVÉDERM®, Restylane and Teosyal® and neuromodulators, like … Continue reading »

Is BOTOX still on top?

For years, people have relied on neuromodulators like BOTOX Cosmetic® to keep them youthful, smooth, and to decrease the severity of wrinkles. But are neuromodulators still the powerhouse that they once were? We’re here to tell you that – yes. Yes, they sure are! According to the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, there were over 7 million neuromodulator treatments preformed in 2016, which is the highest yearly number of neuromodulator injections to date​. So why neuromodulators? Over time the repeated muscular contractions of our facial muscles, when we frown or squint, begin to form lines in these highly expressive areas. These are … Continue reading »

You 2.0

Top treatments to be the best you in 2018. It may be a cliché, but boy does it ever feel good to have a blank slate … a fresh start … a new year! This opportunity to reset can be a catalyst to make changes we have been thinking about for months. With this in mind, we’ve put together our ‘best of’ treatment list for our Kitchener-Waterloo, Cambridge, London and Southern Ontario patients to achieve a new and improved ‘You 2.0’. LIFT Looking your best isn’t necessarily about erasing any hint of aging on your face, it’s about looking refreshed. … Continue reading »

Popular Aesthetic Treatments for Men.

Brotox and Gynecomastia in Kitchener Waterloo. The days when a man’s masculinity was measured by how little he cared about his appearance are long gone. However, there is still a hint of guilt or embarrassment for men over the choice to care for oneself. With Father’s Day around the corner, we’re here to help you embrace smoothing a wrinkle or two, or opting for a surgical procedure, such as a male breast reduction. We know that you’ve had these issues at the back of your mind for many years. Looking and feeling great will only serve to make you a … Continue reading »

Wedding season prep for Brides and Grooms.

Tips to look your best on your wedding day. Now that Brotox is a thing, brides and grooms are spiffing up before they head to the alter. For such an important and memorable occasion, taking the time to work on your skin and ease a wrinkle or two is well worth the effort. It can be challenging to know where to start, so we’ve put together our top tips for Kitchener-Waterloo, Cambridge and Southern Ontario brides and grooms to prepare for their big day here. Tip 1 Consult the experts. A visit to The Cosmetic Surgery Clinic will provide you … Continue reading »

Meet Our Surgeons

The talented, experienced plastic surgeons at our Kitchener-Waterloo clinic have the advanced training to create exceptional, natural-looking results that meet the individual needs of our patients. The collaborative nature of our practice benefits patients in many ways.

Dr. Robert Shenker Dr. Stephanie Ma
The Cosmetic Surgery Clinic