GOLDENBERG DERMATOLOGY NYC BLOG

Facial Fillers Are Replacing Plastic Surgery

July 27th, 2021 | Categories: Facial Fillers

Facial Filler Alternatives to Plastic Surgery - For decades, the only way to correct the shape of one’s nose was with painful and expensive surgical rhinoplasty (“nose job”). Similarly, until very recently, the only option for correcting a weak chin or creating a squarer and more defined jawline was plastic surgery. But new formulations of fillers have literally changed the game when it comes to facial augmentation. Now skilled dermatologists - like NYC’s renowned Dr. Gary Goldenberg – can improve the shape of the nose or jaw with new and advanced hyaluronic acid fillers that are thicker, stronger and longer ... Read More

Surprising New Uses for Botox

July 27th, 2021 | Categories: Botox

Botox: Not Just for Frown Lines! - Botox, the most popular cosmetic treatment in the world, is well known for its ability to reduce the appearance of wrinkles in the forehead and between the eyes. But most people do not realize that there is a wide range of other medical and aesthetic uses of Botox – some of which are new and others that have been around for a long time. Goldenberg Dermatology has long been a pioneer of Botox usage in New York City. In this article we discuss some of the most innovative uses of Botox – beyond simply removing “frown line”. Botox Was Originally a Medical Treatment Botox was act... Read More

BeautiFill Lipo Gets Rid of Stubborn Back Fat

July 27th, 2021 | Categories: Laser Lipo

How to Get Rid of Back Fat with BeautiFill Lipo - It’s the first summer since the pandemic! But many NYC women have excitedly put on their sundresses and bathing suits again, only to find that they are now facing fat deposits in new places that have accumulated during the lockdown. Pandemic weight gain - sometimes called the “Quarantine 15” – due to a year of isolation and inactivity is a very real phenomenon. And one place where fat readily accumulates on women is the upper back area. Why Back Fat is So Stubborn Back fat - sometimes referred to as “bra bulge” or “bra rolls” - can be particularly difficu... Read More

Wedding Botox & Dermal Fillers for Brides & Bridal Parties

June 19th, 2021 | Categories: Botox, Facial Fillers

Be Radiant at Your Wedding with Botox & Dermal Fillers! Your wedding is one of the most important moments of your lifetime. And, most women will be photographed more times on their wedding day than on any other day of their life. So, while choosing the right hair stylist and make-up artist is essential for your wedding day, many brides are also adding Botox and/or dermal fillers to the preparations for their nuptials. At Goldenberg Dermatology in Manhattan, many brides-to-be, their mothers, mothers of the groom – and in some cases the entire bridal party – visit us for Botox and or fillers a couple weeks befor... Read More

How Can I Drop a Dress Size Before My Wedding?

June 19th, 2021 | Categories: Fat Loss Treatments, Laser Lipo, Uncategorized

How to Drop a Dress Size (or More!) Before Your Wedding - With more than 50% of New Yorkers vaccinated, life is finally returning to normal in Manhattan. And this means that many couples who were forced to postpone their weddings are now excitedly planning their nuptials. Almost every woman dreams of looking like a princess on her big day. And trying on wedding dresses can be a wonderful and exciting experience! But wedding dress shopping can also be fraught with frustration and uncertainty when the dresses don’t fit the way you envisioned them – due to unwanted pockets of fat, or extra inches in the wrong places. ... Read More

What Causes Female Hair Loss & How to Treat It

June 19th, 2021 | Categories: Hair Loss

The Top Causes of Female Hair Loss & How to Treat Them - Hair loss in women is a complicated matter. And, as with any medical condition, diagnosing the underlying cause of the hair loss is the first step to finding the best treatment for it. Most people think of hair loss or “baldness” as a men’s issue – because it is more widely talked about. But more than 50% of women will also experience noticeable hair loss at some point in their life. Unfortunately, most women are too embarrassed to discuss their situation, or to seek help. But if a woman finds that the part in her hair is widening, she is developin... Read More

Juvéderm: Which Formula is Right for Me?

May 27th, 2021 | Categories: Facial Fillers

Juvéderm: Which Formula is Right for Me?  Juvéderm® facial fillers are the #1 selling brand of injectable dermal fillers in the United States. Juvéderm is loved by our patients across NYC - and as far away as Bergen County, Great Neck and Greenwich CT – for its ability to “turn back time” and add volume to the face without surgery. Juvéderm® fillers are smooth, clear, hyaluronic acid based gels that are administered by an injection. However, Juvéderm is offered in many different formulas – each designed for use on specific areas of the face. However, with so many different Juvéderm® “formulas” ... Read More

Restylane vs. Juvéderm: Which Lip Filler is Better?

May 27th, 2021 | Categories: Facial Fillers

Which Lip Filler is Better, Restylane or Juvéderm? Full lips have always been considered beautiful on women. Long before lip fillers were available, celebrities like Marylin Monroe, Audrey Hepburn and Elizabeth Taylor made naturally luscious, pouty lips part of the “ideal” feminine look. Now, thanks to modern aesthetic developments, all women – even those with thinner lips due to genetics or aging – can have full, sexy lips. There are currently several popular and effective, FDA approved lip filler treatments on the market. But with so many choices, how do you know which lip filler is right for you? In this... Read More

Why Younger Women in NYC Love Baby Botox

May 27th, 2021 | Categories: Botox

What is “Baby Botox”, And Why do Younger Women Love It? “Baby Botox” is a somewhat alarming sounding term that has been trending on social media with younger women in Manhattan throughout 2021. Thankfully, “Baby Botox” does NOT refer to injecting infants with wrinkle reducers! “Baby Botox” refers to an increasingly popular procedure in which younger patients are injected with smaller or “micro” doses of Botox – to achieve smoother “glass” skin and to prevent future wrinkles from forming. In this article, Manhattan Botox expert and board certified dermatologist Dr. Gary Goldenberg discusses... Read More

Now Trending in NYC: Botox® for Men

April 17th, 2021 | Categories: Botox

Men's Botox: 5 Reasons Why NYC Guys Love “Brotox” - While Botox has long been recognized as a safe and effective treatment for reducing the signs of aging, for decades it was mainly considered a women’s cosmetic treatment. But recently many male actors and A-listers have openly admitted using Botox to maintain their youthful looks – including fan favorite 55-year-old American Idol judge Simon Cowell. Heartthrobs Ryan Gosling and David Beckham are also reportedly fans of Botox for its impressive wrinkle relaxing abilities. As a result of its popularity with male celebrities, men from every occupation and walk o... Read More