Fat: Your Natural and Ideal Filler

by Lawrence Janowski, MD Taking fat out of areas of your body where you don’t want it and injecting into areas where you need it sounds like a fantastic idea, because it is!  Facial fat transfer (also known as autologous fat grafting) has been around for decades, and the technology for harvesting, processing and injecting

Your Perfect Nose with Dr. Janowski!

Non-surgical nose job with fillers For one reason or another, many of us are not satisfied with our nose. Changing the profile of the nose has a subtle but major effect on how we look (and feel). Until recently, beside a full surgical nose job also known as “rhinoplasty”, there were not many options for

Our Pro-Bono Patient: Kattie’s Sculptra treatments

Kattie is an amazing woman. She is a loving grandmother raising her grand-daughter. She is an experienced infant caregiver and spends all day, every day, loving and raising infants, all with a smile on her face. Kattie recently lost weight and was looking to make some positive changes to her life. We were so happy

Why (Almost) Everyone Over 40 Needs Sculptra

by Lawrence Janowski, MD *the number one injector of Sculptra in Colorado!* A fundamental concept of facial aging is that we are all losing facial volume with age, and this is the most aging thing that happens to our face. Before age 40, most of that volume loss comes in the form of fat loss. After age

What to Expect: Sculptra

Sculptra is generally not as well-known as fillers such as Juvederm or Restylane, though it has been around longer than either product. While Juvederm and Restylane are excellent fillers, literally filling in specific facial lines, Sculptra is more of an all-over facial volumizer. It provides a gradual natural lift and fills wrinkles. It is an

My First Time: Fillers

by Michele Lingbeck, our new Patient Happiness Coordinator In my twenties while student teaching at a local high school, I was mortified when a colleague stopped me in the hall and demanded a pass as I hurried to my classroom.  I was carded… always… everywhere.  I had a baby face.  My skin was best feature…

Lips are In

Full, beautiful naturally delicious-looking lips are now an option for almost anyone. Enhancing your lips is both an art and a science. Although there are a few scary examples of celebrities who have overdone it, with a skilled professional, mild improvements to the lips can have stunning effects. If you are contemplating lip filler for

Inflammation – Your Skin’s Enemy

We usually think of inflammation in terms of the serious disease it’s linked to such as arthritis, type 1 diabetes, cancer and heart disease. Inflammation refers to our bodies’ effort to protect and heal itself. If we are continuously eating junk food and soda, our bodies often respond with chronic inflammation – that is ongoing

Why do some people’s lips look so fake?

by Elizabeth Janowski Full lips are “in”. We get more and more calls each day from woman wanting to enhance their lip volume and improve their lip shape. Celebrities like Kylie Jenner have normalized getting lip filler – and there is nothing wrong with that. One of the great things about adding volume to the

Dimples be gone: Treating my cellulite with Sculptra

by Liz Janowski I’ve had cellulite since I was 13 years old. I grew up in California – where every girl wants to be a tanned beach bunny – and I can remember riding in my parent’s car to the beach with my friends and looking down at newly formed cellulite on my thighs with horror. I