Creating The Jawline (again!)

Posted March 10, 2017 by Brooke

In most cases, we at Saving Face are trying to get rid of lines, but in this case, we are creating one… As we age we begin to age, our face creates fatty deposits and loose skin begins to hang on our jaw line (jowls). The back of the jaw bone starts to recess and…

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Kybella

Posted January 31, 2016 by Brooke

Now more than ever in the age of selfies, Skype, and FaceTime, a double chin and sagging jaw line is the bane of our existence.   With the announcement of Kybella, an FDA approved, fat lycing injectable for the sub-mental fat, there is hope.  Kybella is the first of it’s kind to completely destroy the…

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The New Natural

Posted January 31, 2016 by Brooke

Now that we are over the judgement of injectables, see “the truth about Saving Face”, let’s talk about the New Natural.  Just the other day a client and I were talking and she said, “Botox is just now a part of my to do lists, just like getting my hair done and teeth cleaned!”  We…

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The Tear Trough…

Posted July 25, 2015 by Brooke

A tricky, yet gratifying place to fill- the tear trough.  If eyes are the windows to the soul, you want them to be as close to perfect as possible.  Genetics play a huge role in the shape and structure of your face… If you have lower eye bags, or sunken in eyes with volume loss…

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Move over Prozac….here comes Botox!!!

Posted January 31, 2015 by Brooke

Theories about Botox curing depression have circulated the psychological and scientific communities for years, but recent studies are beginning to prove them true. I am not one to quote Darwin, but as far back as the 17th century, Charles suggested that facial muscles aren’t only responsible for the expression of emotion, but also in our…

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Brotox: The Rise of Male Interest in Anti-Aging

Posted January 8, 2015 by Brooke

My motto for women is, “look good, feel good, to do good”, and for men, “DO good to feel good and they don’t care how they look”, OR DO THEY???? “BROTOX”, more and more people are beginning to recognize this term used to name Botox treatments for men. A new study in the journal Cosmetic Dermatology…

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Sculptra: Then and Now

Posted November 6, 2014 by Brooke

Let’s begin by recognizing what Sculptra is and how it works. Scultpra is composed of a synthetic product called Poly-L-lactic acid (PLLA), which has been widely used for decades in dissolvable sutures and soft tissue implants. The FDA originally approved PLLA for the treatment of facial fat loss in patients with HIV. Subsequently, Sculptra was…

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Surgery Vs. Liquid Face Lift

Posted April 14, 2014 by Brooke

Surgery Vs. Liquid Facelift The answer is written all over your face. Many times a week I have clients who come in, sit in my chair, and say to me, “all I see when I look in the mirror is my mother”, and when that happens, it might be time for an  intervention.  You eat…

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The Importance of a Strong Foundation

Posted January 13, 2014 by Brooke

This is the current remodel going on in my house and the first thing we had to do before we started anything was????   Check the foundation!     The model is just a representation of a great foundation!! Bone is the primary foundation of the face, and you can easily see in the photo…

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V O L U M A

Posted December 11, 2013 by Brooke

Juvederm V O L U M A   X C ADDS VOLUME TO THE CHEEK AREA.           HAS INCREDIBLE LIFTING ABILITIY IS HYALURONIC ACID (HA), SAFE AND SOFT LAST UP TO 2 YEARS click the links below for before and afters!!  Kathy B&A Tami B&A          

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Get Holiday Ready!!

Posted November 1, 2013 by Brooke

Tis’ the time to get your fix for the Holidays! With all neuro-modulators the maximum result is around 30 days and last on average 3-4 months. I have added a new product to my selection of neuro-modulators, XEOMIN. Though new to me, it has been FDA approved for a couple of years now, but got…

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Confidence

Posted September 16, 2013 by Brooke

“The impression you create is more important than physical beauty, and the secret to enhancing that impression boils down to one word: confidence.” Steven Dayan MD In my business I constantly here woman say, in one way or another, they want more confidence. Whether they are getting married, going through a divorce, starting a new…

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The Gray Area

Posted July 30, 2013 by Brooke

I have been open for  business here in Austin for almost 3 months now and there seems to be a common concern among most patients.  They say to me, “I am afraid of injections, because I don’t want to look like one of those Beverly Hills housewives”.  Well I am here to tell you, you…

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“botox makes me happy”:)

Posted July 9, 2013 by Brooke

I have finally found some truth behind the statement, “botox makes me happy”.  For several years now, I have been claiming this to the point where I wanted to have it printed on a tee-shirt. After being introduced to Dr. Steven Dayan at the Vegas Cosmetic Surgery conference last week, I have found the evidence…

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Blunt-tip Micro-cannulas/The Standard of Care

Posted June 23, 2013 by Brooke

Three years ago at one of the largest plastic surgery conventions, I was introduced to the Dermasculpt Blunt-tip Micro-cannulas. This technique was brilliantly used by top surgeons with minimal risk and beautiful results.  I was intrigued and knew I had to try this back in Beverly Hills, Ca. With a little practice, I had become…

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The Truth About Saving Face

Posted June 14, 2013 by Brooke

  I have only discovered lately this truth about aging gracefully.  It is not about avoiding treatments, injections, or surgery it is about accepting the age you are because you feel that your insides match your out, regardless of how you get there.  So many of our shells age faster than our souls. I had this giant log…

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