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DON’T BOTCH WITH A BAD COMMENT!

Undergoing a cosmetic procedure can be nerve racking. Often, patients are nervous about friends’ and family members’ comments about the changes. Ideally, we want loved ones to be supportive, especially regarding cosmetic changes that may be sensitive. For loved ones of those undergoing procedures, there’s plenty of ways to support your loved one—and plenty of… Read More

POWDER SUNSCREEN: THE PERFECT WARM WEATHER PRODUCT

As the weather begins to warm, it’s hard to resist basking in the Atlanta sun. While its important to get some vitamin D, Dr. Fishman emphasizes the importance of properly protecting your skin from harmful UV rays. Applying sunscreen in the morning before starting your day is the best way to prevent both short term… Read More

NICOTINE– BIG NO NO!

Dr. Inessa Fishman recently spoke to Eat This, Not That regarding everyday habits that shorten your life. While vaping has gained popularity with the younger crowd, Dr. Fishman cautions against picking up the dangerous habit. Although many may think it to be harmless, “in reality they are exposing themselves to large doses of nicotine and… Read More

Fat transfer labia majora

FAT TRANSFER FOR LABIA MAJORA REJUVENATION

Fat transfer is a treatment where a person’s own fat is moved from one part of the body to another, mostly to add or restore volume.  This treatment is commonly performed to rejuvenate the face and hands, and add volume to buttocks in the form of a Brazilian butt lift.  Urologist and Aviva Plastic Surgery… Read More

LET’S TALK SCARS

In the “developed” world, 100 million people get scars each year. Despite being so common, scars often get a bad reputation. In the media, scars are often used as a symbol of evil – think Scar from Lion King! In real life, scars are nothing to be ashamed of, your body is simply trying to… Read More

HAND REJEUVENATION

OUR HANDS AGE? Commonly, patients will focus on rejuvenation treatments that center on the face. However, the face isn’t the only area affected by age; your hands may give away your real age! As we age, fat and collagen begin to naturally dissipate, even in our hands. The aging process causes a loss of volume… Read More

EXPERT BACKED TIPS FOR GLOWING SKIN IN THE DEAD OF WINTER

Does the cold weather have your skin looking dry and dull? During harsh winter weather, it is important to adjust your skincare routine to help keep your skin nourished and radiant. For BestLife, Dr. Inessa Fishman along with other skincare experts give their best winter skincare hacks. During winter, the air (and your skin!) can… Read More

ASK THE EXPERT: My newborn baby’s ear looks folded over; is there anything to do?

Recently, Dr. Fishman partnered with Macaroni Kid to discuss her best advice for correcting newborn ear deformities. Read on or read the full article here. Misfolding or a deformity of the external (or outer) ear is a common finding in newborn children; in fact, approximately 1/3 of newborns have some sort of external ear deformity,… Read More

EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT BAKUCHIOL SKINCARE

A fan favorite of dermatologists and estheticians, bakuchiol has burst onto the skin care scene. It’s known as a natural alternative to retinol, but what exactly is bakuchiol? In Dr. Fishman’s words, bakuchiol is “derived from the Psoralea corylifolia plant [also known as Babchi] and has its roots in Ayurvedic practices and natural Chinese medications.” She… Read More

RECOVERY AFTER LABIAPLASTY: DR. TAGHECHIAN’S APPROACH

Preparation, a well-planned and performed labiaplasty, recovery, and adherence to treatment instructions are all important for a great outcome in this women’s wellness procedure.  Board-certified Urologist and women’s wellness expert Dr. Shaya Taghechian counsels her patients extensively before labiaplasty and carefully monitors their healing progress after surgery.  We asked Dr. Taghechian about the most important… Read More