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Lip Injections: What To Expect

What to expect during your lip injection treatment at Chicago Aesthetics Congratulations on smoother, silkier, fuller lips! The results can be seen immediately with the final result in about two weeks once the swelling subsides. There are many reasons why Symmetry and smoothing of wrinkles Restoration of natural, more youthful definition Visible improvement in the […]

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Dermal Filler Pre & Post Care Treatment Tips

Dermal Filler Pre- and Post-Care Instructions Source: https://www.pexels.com/photo/woman-in-white-long-sleeve-shirt-lying-on-bed-7581583/ Dermal fillers are one of the most popular non-invasive cosmetic treatments sought after by women and men who want to look younger. The success of these injections depends mainly on the care you give to your face through pre- and post-treatment instructions. Discuss any concerns regarding the application […]

Happy Hour Event Time To Glow

You’re invited to our TIME to GLOW Happy Hour Event!   WHEN: Thursday, November 17th from 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM WHERE: 310 W. Superior St, Chicago, Illinois, 60654 EVENT DETAILS: Hydrafacial Demos & Learning Stations Exclusive Event-Only Discounts Buy One Get One 50% Hydrafacial 50% OFF EMSCULPT (4 sessions or more) 50% OFF SCULPSURE (2 sessions or more) 50% OFF TEMPSURE Firm Cellulite (6 sessions) […]

Tattoo Scar Removal Treatments

Tattoo Scar Removal Treatments Did you know that when you get a tattoo, your tattoo artist can create scarring within the tissue of the skin by the different depths used with the needle? Depending on the depth used and the evenness of the of the needle this can prolong your tattoo removal treatment. But there’s […]

6 Other Uses for Botox

6 Other Uses For BOTOX Neurotoxins, like BOTOX and DYSPORT, are most commonly used to temporarily smooth wrinkles in the facial area. However, did you know there are other uses? BOTOX and DYSPORT are the most well known neurotoxins in the market but there are others. They vary a bit on when they “kick in” […]

What is Morpheus8

Morpheus8 is one of our favorite treatments we do because the results we can get for our patients are unmatched. Morpheus8 is a minimally invasive, in-office treatment that combines microneedling and radiofrequency technology to stimulate collagen production in deep layers of the skin. The process works by triggering your body’s natural healing response to promote collagen and […]

5 Foods That Cause Acne

We all know that certain foods can have an effect on your body internally, but have you thought about how it affects your skin on the outside? Here is a list of 5 foods and drinks that can cause acne. Some of these foods we eat on a daily basis for breakfast/lunch/or dinner. While it […]

Skin Care Tips For Men From An Esthetician

Men need to take care of their skin too!  Great skin doesn’t have to be complex and if you’re like most men (and women), you want it to be simple and easy to do. If you aren’t sure where to start or which products to use, here are some super simple tips for men when it […]

Top 5 Winter Skincare Treatments

Summer fun is great for your wellbeing but not so great on your skin. If you’re wondering how you can correct the sun damage from the summer months, we have a variety of effective treatments for all skin types including laser treatments, peels, medical-grade skincare products. A skin consultation would be best to determine which […]

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What is Baby BOTOX

BOTOX is a a neurotoxin that inhibits the release of the neurotransmitter acetylcholine, blocking the communication between neurons and the muscle cells. In other words, BOTOX inhibits the contraction of the muscles, preventing dynamic wrinkles from forming. Baby Botox is the use of smaller doses of BOTOX in certain areas of the face. This method […]

What’s The Best Injectable Filler?

Today there are many different types of injectable fillers it’s hard to know which one is right for you. There are fillers that are specifically formulated for different parts of the face and body. Luckily our advanced cosmetic injectors will be able to recommend which dermal filler is best for your desired goal. Here are […]

What is an Intense Pulsed Light (IPL) Photofacial?

What is an IPL Photofacial and why you would need one?  IPL stands for Intense Pulse Light. Intense Pulse Light is a high powered computer controlled flash gun. The best time to get an IPL Photofacial treatment is in the Fall or Winter months. The treatment is not recommended for dark/tanned skin. What does an […]

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5 Must Haves For Your Skin Routine

If there are 5 things we would recommend to everyone, no matter the skin type, it would be:  1. Never skip washing your face. Regular skin cleansing is critical to maintaining healthy-looking skin.  2. Exfoliate often. Exfoliating eliminates toxins and impurities and clears out the dirt that builds up in your pores day after day. We love Complexion Renewal […]

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Laser Stretch Mark Treatment

What Exactly Are Stretch Marks? Stretch marks, medically known as striae distensae, are scarring that can occur due to stretched skin on the body. They are found in the dermis, the central layer of the skin responsible for elasticity and form, and create wavy red, purple, silver, or white stretch marks. Stretch Marks: What Causes Them? […]

What is Skin Tox BOTOX?

Skin-Tox is a popular injectable treatment using small amounts of neurotoxins like BOTOX® or Dysport® and is injected superficially into the skin. This technique helps to soften fine lines while maintaining your natural facial movement. This technique may also help temporarily reduce sweating in the treated areas. Traditional neurotoxin injections are typically injected into the […]

Emsculpt Muscle Treatments

Emsculpt Muscle Treatments

What is EMSCULPT®? Emsculpt muscle treatments are a one-of-a-kind technique that assists both men and women gain muscle. The EMSCULPT treatment is similar to an intense workout. EMSCULPT helps you gain muscle and shape your physique. It is a high-intensity electromagnetic treatment that is used to expand existing muscles and generate new muscle fibers. The […]

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Morpheus8 Questions Asked and Answered

What Is Morpheus8? The Morpheus8 technology uses a combination microneedling with radiofrequency to tighten and remodel the skin. It works by stimulating collagen production and induces skin rejuvenation, and you end up with tighter, more youthful looking skin! What Areas Are Treatable? The most common areas that can be treated are areas where you would […]

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What is Hydroquinone?

Hydroquinone works to block enzymes, tyrosinase, that allows for the transfer of pigment from pigment-producing cells to skin cells where pigment becomes visible. Hydroquinone cannot exceed 2% in over-the-counter products, which means it takes longer to see results. Hydroquinone is available up to 4% and can only be prescribed by a licenced medical professional. The […]

*Results may vary from patient to patient. At Chicago Aesthetics & Wellness no treatment is promised to provide permanent results. A guarantee is neither provided nor implied.

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