Archive for March, 2019

Make peace with a stomach that isn’t flat’: Here’s how women are taking back their bodies on social media

Nicquel Terry Ellis , USA TODAYPublished 4:05 p.m. ET March 27, 2019 | Updated 11:19 a.m. ET March 28, 2019   A movement that keeps gaining traction on social media is sending a message to women who obsess over images of fit celebrities: love the skin you’re in. The body positivity movement — which advocates for the acceptance of all […]

Meet Dr. Daria Hamrah – Facial Cosmetic Surgeon of Nova Surgicare

Posted by Wendy Lewis SHARE THIS Daria Hamrah, DMD, FAACS, FADSA  grew up in Cologne, Germany, where he received his Doctor of Dental Medicine degree from Johannes-Gutenberg University and Loyola University Medical Center, where he completed Anesthesia and Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. He then moved to Boston, MA to pursue a postdoctoral fellowship in Oral Pathology at […]

What do my cosmetic surgery patients want? To look better in selfies.

By Daria Hamrah Daria Hamrah is a facial cosmetic surgeon at Nova Surgicare in McLean, Va. March 13 Ten years ago, a typical patient at my plastic surgery clinic in McLean, Va., was 47 or 48. She (about 80 percent are women) generally wanted to look like a younger version of herself, or else she wanted […]

Yes, Your Phone Can Damage Your Skin — Here’s How to Deal

By Jamie Gaul | March 6, 2019 Feature Image by Oleg Magni From texting to checking social media, most of us probably use our phones more than we’d like to admit. But considering all that time spent on your phone, how often do you stop to actually clean it? If you think about it, your hands and your […]