Certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery
Busy Americans are on a quest to look younger—and they want to do it with as little cost, discomfort and down time as possible. This trend is behind the 8.4 million minimally invasive cosmetic surgery procedures performed in 2005, according to the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS). From 2000 to 2006, ASPS statistics show a 53% increase in minimally invasive cosmetic plastic
Dr. Parungao offers three types
of injectable facial enhancements:
- Juvéderm® is a next-generation hyaluronic acid dermal filler from Allergan. This smooth-consistency injectable gel, introduced in the U.S. in January 2007, is the first FDA-approved hyaluronic acid dermal filler proven to be safe and effective for people
- Restylane® is a hyaluronic acid dermal filler from Medicis Aesthetics. According to a study published in the Feb. 20, 2007 Archives of Dermatology, an American Medical Association publication, Restylane appears to stimulate facial cells to make their own collagen, a basic skin protein.
- Botox® Cosmetic is Allergan's injectable form of botulinim toxin type A that can visibly smooth and soften moderate to severe frown lines between your brows.
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Dr. Parungao chosen to conduct Juvederm trial - December 2006
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Juvederm JuMiR study and complimentary treatment - March 2009
Botox and facial fillers - July 2009
Save big on Botox, Juvederm, Radiesse and Latisse - January 2010
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Oak Park, Ill. plastic surgeon and author Allan Parungao, MD FACS, notes a study in the Feb. 20 Archives of Dermatology showing that Restylane, an anti-wrinkle injectable hyaluronic acid skin filler, appears to stimulate facial skin cells to make natural collagen.
An experience trial at the Hinsdale Center for Plastic Surgery in suburban Chicago will study the effects of the new Juvederm Midface Rejuvenation, or JuMiR, technique designed to instantly treat a key cause of facial aging.
If you're wondering what non-surgical facial enhancements can offer you, we invite you to schedule a consultation with Dr. Parungao. He will take the time to listen to your facial enhancement goals, answer your questions and advise you on the procedures that will help you achieve the outcome you desire.