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August 6, 2010

Buff and Puff for Lip Lines

Posted by Dr. Perry in Facial Rejuvenation, Laser Resurfacing

One of the newer treatments we have added for the lips (perioral area) at Chrysalis Cosmetics is the buff and puff. The buff is the laser resurfacing and the puff is the Hyaluronic acid filler. Using injectable fillers such as Restylane or Juvederm we are able to puff the line up by filling the valley so to speak. The filler brings back that fullness and softness of youth and health.

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June 29, 2010

Thinking about Plastic Surgery and Over Sixty five? It may not be too late.

Posted by Dr. Perry in Facial Rejuvenation

Most people do care about their appearance throughout their life. In fact, most of us will care about our appearance until we no longer can do anything about it. In a recent survey of plastic surgeons many are providing cosmetic services to those over 65 whom are healthy (ASA II or less and a BMI of < 31). The combination of healthier people over sixty and the minimally invasive cosmetic procedure options available (Botox, Blepharoplasty, Mini-Facelifts, Fillers and Laser Skin Resurfacing) allow us Plastic Surgeons to care for more and more people whom feel younger than they look. In fact last year alone over 607,054 patients over the age of sixty had a non-surgical cosmetic enhancement.

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July 1, 2009

Fractional CO2 versus Profractional Laser Resurfactional Resurfacing in Sacramento

Posted by Dr. Perry in Laser Resurfacing

CO2 fractional lasers utilize CO2 which has a higher wavelength of light in the Infra red spectrum. Like Erbium it also uses water as a chromophore. However it is not as specific so the thermal relaxation time isn’t reached as quickly and the tissues surrounding the MTZ absorb the excess heat.

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June 24, 2009

Pricing of Laser Skin Resurfacing in Sacramento

Posted by Dr. Perry in Laser Resurfacing

Several of the more common options include Fractional CO2 such as Mixto, Fraxel, Affirm, Lumenis, or and Erbium Fractional resurfacing. Cost generally runs from 1000$ to 4500$ depending upon the depth of peel and the amount of anesthesia as well as your skin type.

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June 2, 2009

Enhancing Your Facial Apperance in Sacramento California

Posted by Dr. Perry in Facial Rejuvenation

With so many lasers, procedures, skin care products and advertisers promoting a new you it is hard to know what will work for you and what may not be worth the money. If you are thinking about making some changes and are undecided here are some things to think about.
How much are you willing to spend? Plastic surgery is relatively inexpensive compared to other purchases, however it can add up. It is important to start out with an idea in mind regarding what it is you want to improve.

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April 29, 2009

The Individualized Facelift in Sacramento California

Posted by Dr. Perry in Blepharoplasty, Facelifts, Facial Rejuvenation, Preparing for your Cosmetic Surgery

At the consultation your ideas will be discussed and several options presented to you. The goal is for you to feel comfortable and relaxed in the fact that Dr Perry a fully trained Board Certified Plastic Surgeon specializing in Cosmetic Facial procedures will give you the results you desire. With your participation good things happen and the process of facial enhancement becomes less daunting and by working together with the wonderful staff at Chrysalis Cosmetics your transformation through cosmetic plastic surgery will be enjoyable and something that you will want to share with your friends and family.

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April 15, 2009

Rosacea; Laser skin care treatment of Rosacea in Sacramento California

Posted by Dr. Perry in Laser Skin Enhancement

The exciting new treatment of Rosacea has been the use of the KTP (532 nm) laser. Utilizing a wave length of light specific for the red vessels, Dr Perry and his team at Chrysalis Cosmetics can safely and effectively reduce the redness that afflicts patients whom have Rosacea. In Sacramento California laser treatment of Rosacea often takes less than an hour is relatively painless.

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December 11, 2008

Spider Vein Treatment Sacramento Modesto

Posted by Dr. Perry in Video Transcripts

DR. CHARLES PERRY: Unwanted leg veins can often be removed using laser technology. At Chrysalis Cosmetics we have a specific laser that we use to ablate these veins in as simple as one office visit. We are excited to answer your questions in the consultation and we can perform the…

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Post Bariatric Plastic Surgery Sacramento

Posted by Dr. Perry in Video Transcripts

DR. CHARLES PERRY: After weight loss there’s often unwanted skin that’s left. Removing that unwanted skin in the areas that you desire is our goal. We can discuss different options and plans to achieve what it is that you want. Some areas concern people more and some areas are going…

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Liposuction Sacramento Charles Perry MD

Posted by Dr. Perry in Video Transcripts

DR. CHARLES PERRY: Liposuction is a commonly requested procedure that we use for patients who have a little extra that they want to get rid of that’s been resistant to that exercise, diet. And often they’re born with. It just kind of allows them to achieve the look that they…

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