Kent V. Hasen, MD: Aesthetic Plastic Surgery & Med Spa of Naples
3699 Airport Pulling Road North
Naples, FL 34105

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What Are the Differences Between Retinols and Retin-A?

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What Are the Differences Between Retinols and Retin-A? A Question and Answer session with Dr. Hasen Patient Question:  There are so many anti-aging products on the market claiming to treat wrinkles.  What are the differences between retinols and Retin-A, and which one should I use? Dr. Hasen’s Answer:  Great question! There are so many skin care and anti-wrinkle treatment options available now, from prescriptions to drug and department store brands to medical grade lines.  It can get confusing! Our office … Continue reading

Study: BOTOX® May Also Rejuvenate Your Skin

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Scientists in Canada have offered up new proof that BOTOX® Cosmetic may have more age-defying power than previously thought. They say along with relaxing the facial muscles that cause wrinkles, BOTOX could also rejuvenate the skin, at least temporarily. In a study published in the journal JAMA Facial Plastic Surgery, researchers set out to discover why people who receive repeated BOTOX injections seem to enjoy fewer wrinkles as time goes on. They observed a few dozen middle-aged women who received BOTOX treatments and … Continue reading

Our Newest Skin-Tightening Treatment

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You know that feeling when you order something you really want and then the day finally comes when it arrives in the mail? My staff and I recently experienced that. Only this wasn’t your everyday delivery, but the arrival of a state-of-the-art skin-tightening system that we were thrilled to add to our growing menu of laser, light, and energy treatments. Allow me to introduce you to Lutronic INFINI™. What Is It? At its core, INFINI is a high-intensity radiofrequency therapy … Continue reading

4 Ways We Use Fat to Add Volume

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Using a patient’s own fat to enhance another area is getting quite a bit of attention recently. I’ve seen increased popularity at my Naples practice among cosmetic surgery patients who like the idea of natural augmentation, and the trend is surging nationwide, as well. More patients seem to be realizing the impressive results they can achieve for a number of different areas of the face and body. This process, called fat grafting or fat transfer, involves liposuction to harvest fat from … Continue reading

Our Fresh Take on Facial Procedures & Products

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What are the enemies of keeping your skin looking youthful and healthy? Too much sun, not drinking enough water, smoking, and harsh cleansers top the list. But procrastination can be equally harmful. That’s because starting a skincare regimen as early as possible rewards you for years to come. Of course, it’s never too late to begin a comprehensive routine that may combine skin care products and non-surgical treatments such as BOTOX® Cosmetic injections. Our Naples medical spa offers an extensive range of … Continue reading

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