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Get Your Glow On: 9 Fabulous Hacks For Beautiful Skin this Holiday Season

These 9 beautiful skin suggestions are all you need to maximize your gorgeous, beautiful skin and radiate in all of this season’s holiday events!
juvederm or restylane: which is best for you?

Which Injectable Is Best for Me? Comparing Juvederm & Restylane

Knowing whether Juvederm or Restylane are preferable for your goals, skin type, and budget can be difficult. Today we're giving you all of the details!
what to expect after voluma injections

What To Expect After Voluma Injections

Juvederm Voluma XC minimizes wrinkles and improves the aged look of cheeks by encouraging a vibrant shape, and counteracting drooping and sinking!
mini-facelift: is it right for you?

Say Hello to the Mini-Facelift: Is It Right for You?

There's a less intrusive alternative to a full facelift that will help you achieve your facial rejuvenation goals: the mini-facelift!
there's a nonsurgical facelift. it's true!

A Facelift Without Surgery? It’s True!

Not all facelifts require weeks of recovery and deep incisions. Injections can be used to achieve a non-surgical facelift. Is that the best option for you?
more than a facemask: chemical peels

More Than a Facemask: Understanding Chemical Peels

Chemical peels might sound a little bit intimidating, but luckily, we've broken it all down for you right here!

BOTOX for Headaches: Will It Help Your Chronic Migraines?

Have you heard of using BOTOX to treat migraines? In 2010, BOTOX has been approved to combat chronic migraines, with patients reporting overwhelming success!

The Unique Benefits of Kybella: No More Double Chins!

Some of us simply aren't gifted with a stunning defined jawline or cheekbones. Thankfully, there's always Kybella to save the day!

See the True Beauty of a Classic Facelift!

If you are tired of pulling products off of the shelf, only to have your wrinkles or sags stubbornly outlast them, a facelift is the right choice for you!

FACEtite Recovery: Knowing the Facts To Help You Decide

FACEtite is a cosmetic enhancement procedure that uses RF energy to tighten loose skin. Here's everything you need to know about recovery after the operation!

What Is Radiofrequency Microneedling, and Is It For You?

In the age-old quest to find the fountain of youth, people have long struggled to find the perfect antidote to sagging, dull, and wrinkled skin. Radiofrequency microneedling might be the ideal treatment for you!

9 Things To Know About Juvederm Injections for Your Cheeks and Skin Wrinkles

Before you schedule your Juvederm injections, you should know these 9 things!

A Perfect Smile: Choosing Juvederm to Plump Up your Lips

Plump up your lips just in time to pucker up for Valentine's Day! Here's everything you need to know about Juvederm injections.

Dispelling 5 Myths about Facelifts

There are so many misconceptions swirling around about facelifts. Today we're straightening out 5 crazy myths!

Brand New at VIPS: Introducing CoolPeel!

Because facial skin issues are so common, dermatologists have been striving to discover a treatment that can easily deal with these symptoms for good, and the newest kid on the block, CoolPeel, may be just that.

How to Tighten Your Skin Using Radiofrequency Energy Treatments

Once the wrinkles start appearing there isn’t too much you can do. That is, except for radiofrequency treatments.

Paula Abdul: Why I Love FACEtite!

FACEtite is a wonder worker which has dramatic anti-aging results with zero surgery. Paula Abdul swears by it and so should you!

At What Age Should You Begin Preventative Botox?

Doctors are admonishing clients to consider pursuing treatment at an earlier stage, in order to prevent signs of aging from occurring.

Debunking the BOTOX “Lip Flip” Trend: The Best Alternative!

It's become popular to use BOTOX injections to plump up your lips, turning them more outward. Our nurses are here to tell you there's a FAR better alternative!

FEMtite: The Groundbreaking Vaginal Rejuvenation Process

FEMtite is a revolutionary, non-surgical, non-invasive treatment to reduce the size of the labia, which can cause discomfort. Our patients cannot believe their incredible results!

FACEtite: Dramatic Anti-Aging Results Without Surgery!

FACEtite is able to produce a youthful result without a major, invasive surgery! If your interest is piqued (and we bet it is), read on!
FaceTite procedure results

How Long Do The Results From FACEtite Last?

Under the guidance of Dr. Vinyard and his team of Makeover Masters, your FACEtite results will remain just as new for years to come!
Cool Peel VIPS

Why Is CoolPeelTM So Cool?

CoolPeel™ is an advanced skin rejuvenation treatment that harnesses the benefits of CO2 laser technology to remove the superficial skin, revealing a smoother and healthier skin layer beneath the surface.
How Does Morpheus 8 Tighten My Skin

How Does Morpheus8 Tighten My Skin?

Morpheus8 is state-of-the-art technology used to stimulate aging skin to reduce fine lines, sunspots, wrinkles, acne scars, skin texture, and more. How exactly does Morpheus8 achieve its outstanding results? It turns out that the skin-reversing process is art in itself!
How Can CoolPeel Help With Anti-Aging

How Can CoolPeel Help With Anti-Aging?

Known for its ability to reverse skin damage and remove years off of appearance, CoolPeel may be the treatment you're looking for. Learn more about CoolPeel and its anti-aging abilities!
How Does IPL Remove My Brown Spots

How Does IPL Remove My Brown Spots?

Known for its ability to reverse skin damage and remove years off of appearance, CoolPeel may be the treatment you're looking for. Learn more about CoolPeel and its anti-aging abilities!
What Is A Liquid Facelift

What Is a Liquid Facelift and Where Can I Get One?

Unlike surgical facelifts, a liquid facelift uses some of the best dermal fillers for a complete facial makeover without having to go under the knife!
Chemical Peel vs. CoolPeel Which Is Better

Chemical Peel vs. CoolPeel: Which Is Better?

Both Chemical Peels and CoolPeel are designed to rejuvenate the skin and provide lasting anti-aging results. How do you know which one is right for you? Read this to learn more about Chemical Peels and CoolPeel!
Bring Your Skin Tightening Goals to Life with Microneedling

Bring Your Skin Tightening Goals To Life With Microneedling!

Microneedling with Morpheus8 is the all-around jack-of-all-trades procedure when it comes to facial skin rejuvenation. Let's take a look at the benefits and advantages of microneedling with Morpheus8!
What Should I Choose Between CO2 Laser Blepharoplasty & Traditional Blepharoplasty

What Should I Choose Between CO2 Laser Blepharoplasty & Traditional Blepharoplasty?

Can't choose between CO2 laser blepharoplasty and traditional blepharoplasty? Both procedures have their advantages and disadvantages, so how can you know which is suitable for your needs? Read this blog to find out!

How Dr. Vinyard Gets Consistently Superior Scar Results

Many of Dr. Vinyard’s patients mention how pleased they are with their minimal scarring and great scar healing in their reviews. So, what’s Dr. Vinyard’s secret? Keep reading to find out how Dr. Vinyard helps his patients get the best scar results he can offer!
What Is The Right Age To Have A Facelift

What Is The Right Age To Have A Facelift?

Just exactly when is the right time to get a facelift? While there isn’t a cut-and-dry answer, there are certainly some helpful guidelines to help you know whether you’re a candidate for a facelift. Read this blog to learn all about facelifts and see whether this procedure is proper for you!
How A CO2 Treatment Can Take Decades Off Your Skin!

How A CO2 Treatment Can Take Decades Off Your Skin!

One of the best-kept secrets for radiant skin is CO2 treatment. Are you ready to learn how to keep your skin glowing through laser treatment at the Vinyard Institute of Plastic Surgery? Read this to learn more!
What Are The Benefits Of BOTOX Treatment

What Are The Benefits Of BOTOX Treatment?

BOTOX isn't just a regular wrinkle problem-solver. It's also a preventative form of anti-aging that serves both cosmetic and medical purposes. Read to learn more about one of the world's most famous injections!
What Areas Of The Face Can Be Treated With Dermal Fillers

What Areas Of The Face Can Be Treated With Dermal Fillers?

Dermal fillers have been one of the most popular, effective, and cost-effective ways to shape the face and prevent aging. So how can these injectables help make your face shine? Keep reading to find out!
What Is CoolPeel™, And How Can It Make Me Look Younger

What Is CoolPeel™, And How Can It Make Me Look Younger?

Whether you're interested in CoolPeel™ as an anti-aging tool, a preventative anti-aging tool, or if you want to treat your skin for overall improvement, CoolPeel™ can make smooth, youthful skin a reality. Keep reading to learn more about this "cool" procedure!
What's the Best Treatment to Eliminate My Turkey Neck

What’s the Best Treatment to Eliminate My Turkey Neck?

At the VIPS, Dr. Vinyard has two aces up his sleeve to improve turkey neck symptoms—FACEtite and the Cheek/Neck Lift! Read to find out which of the two treatments can improve your neck appearance and help you forget all about your turkey neck.
Which Body Areas Does FACEtite Treat Best

Which Body Areas Does FACEtite Treat Best?

Which parts of the face does FACEtite treat best? And what is FACEtite, anyways? To read more about how you can reduce wrinkles, creases, and loose skin via one of the most premier nonsurgical cosmetic tools, keep reading!

How Many Units of BOTOX Do I Need to Eliminate Wrinkles?

BOTOX is one of the best anti-aging tools able to smooth existing wrinkles and take years off your appearance. For those who fall into the latter category, one of the most common questions we get asked is, "How many units of BOTOX should I get to eliminate my wrinkles?" If you're curious to know the answer, keep reading!
What is included in mommy make over

What Is Included in a Mommy Makeover?

The Mommy Makeover is for women who want to regain their pre-baby appearance and see their self-confidence go through the roof. But what does the mommy makeover entail? And what body areas do mommy makeovers address? Join us today, and we will walk you through the most popular mommy makeover procedures!

How Many Units of Botox Are Enough For My Crow’s Feet?

Every time we smile, laugh, or furrow our brows in frustration, we engage the use of our facial muscles. This causes the temporary appearance of creases or wrinkles.

5 Reasons You Need to Try Morpheus8 Microneedling!

Using radiofrequency (RF) micro-needling technology, Morpheus8 is the first subdermal adipose remodeling device (SARD) to stimulate collagen production throughout the deepest layers of the skin.

MedSpa versus a Mainstream Spa: What Every Discerning Buyer Should Consider

there is a significant price difference between mainstream spa facials and medspa facials. We’ll dive into these differences in this article and answer the most common questions and conceptions around MedSpas vs Mainstream Spas and what makes them different. The most important contrast is that a MedSpa has legitimate medical grade procedures, advanced equipment, and superior products… hence the name! Let’s dive in!

Which Dermal Fillers Should You Get in Your 20s and 30s?

Which dermal filler should you get? The answer depends on three major factors: anatomy, DNA, and skincare routine; additionally, aesthetic goals also play a part in which dermal filler would best meet your needs. Read through this article to learn more about dermal fillers and which dermal filler you should consider using!

Dermal Fillers: Safe and Effective Solution for Chin and Jawline Enhancements

Today, patients opt for various types of cosmetic enhancements to improve their looks. Chin and jawline enhancements have become a widespread practice in cosmetic procedures, with dermal fillers being one of the most common methods for this type of enhancement. This article provides essential information about dermal fillers for the chin and jawline area.

These Are the Top Benefits of a CO2 Laser Treatment!

This process stimulates the production of new collagen and elastin as the heat energy is delivered. After the skin has healed, CO2 laser treatments can significantly improve fine lines and wrinkles, sun damage, skin tone, skin laxity, acne scarring—in other words, pretty much any common facial concern you might have.

What Defines a Quality MedSpa Treatment?

one might consider the price or reputation of the medspa or perhaps even how "upscale" the facility is. However, when deciding upon which medspa you should visit for your upcoming treatment, look no further than the treatments themselves. In this article, we will explore what defines a quality medspa treatment.

BOTOX vs. Dysport Injections: What’s the Difference?

BOTOX is the original wrinkle treatment, first used in 1989 for this purpose, while Dysport was first introduced in the U.S. in 2009. In this article, we'll look at what BOTOX and Dysport are and how they differ from each other in various ways.

CoolPeel Is a Wonder of the CO2 Laser for Your Skin – Check Out These Before and After Photos!

One of the newest CO2 laser treatments is CoolPeel, which uses a CO2 laser to cause the superficial layer of the skin to peel or ablate. This treatment is excellent for improving sun damage, fine lines, wrinkles, skin texture, pores, and acne scars without the downtime of a traditional CO2 treatment. In this article, we will show you the effectiveness of CoolPeel through our before and after photos!

Morpheus8 Before and After: See the Difference

Morpheus8 is a revolutionary new skincare treatment offered at Vinyard Institute of Plastic Surgery with proven results. However, many of our patients are curious about how Morpheus8 works and the differences that they may expect between before and after the procedure. Today's article will explore those questions in depth.

Top 5 Treatments Offered in a MedSpa

The aesthetic options are nearly endless - from a DiamondGlow facial to laser skin resurfacing and non-invasive body contouring without undergoing the downtime and expense of cosmetic surgery! A medspa may be just what you need to achieve your beauty and anti-aging goals!

3 Ways Dermal Fillers Can Make You Look Instantly Younger

According to the American Board of Cosmetic Surgery, dermal fillers are gel-like substances injected under the skin. At VIPS, we use products made of hyaluronic acid, which is naturally occurring in the body. These products address wrinkles, fine lines, and creases by smoothing them out, softening them, and enhancing the contour of the face. Men and women often choose this treatment as a cost-effective way to achieve a younger look without surgery or extended recovery

What Is Dysport Used For?

Have you noticed that fine lines and wrinkles still appear on your face, even with your commitment to an anti-aging skincare routine? The good news is that there's a fix for you to consider if you want to restore smooth skin and combat lines and wrinkles: Dysport! Below we will share what Dysport is used for and how you can connect with Dr. Vinyard and his team of experts to start your facial rejuvenation journey!

How Does a Brow Lift Work?

In today’s article, I do have some rays of hope to offer to you. First, you aren’t alone. We all go through this inevitable and undesirable process. Second, there are many modern advances in cosmetics and procedures that can literally roll back years off of your face. One of these procedures is known as a brow lift, and its naming is quite like what it sounds. This procedure is relatively quick while providing lasting results that will make you look more youthful, rested, and bright-eyed.

Blepharoplasty Recovery: What To Expect

If you struggle with puffy eyelids that don't resolve or asymmetric or "hooded" eyelids caused by sagging, wrinkled skin, then it might be worth considering a blepharoplasty, often called eyelid surgery.

Injectable Cosmetic Treatments Offered at VIPS

In this article, Glenda Grady, Vinyard Institute of Plastic Surgery's Board-Certified Nurse Practitioner who has an extensive background in dermatology and aesthetics, answers the frequently asked questions about injectables used today for cosmetic enhancements—along with everything you should know before getting your first injection or undergoing additional treatments.

How Long Does Juvederm Voluma Last in Cheeks?

You may have lost weight or experienced premature volume reduction, making you appear more tired than you feel and older than you are. If that is the case, consider dermal fillers! The plastic surgery market provides us with a wide variety of high-quality injectable fillers for rediscovering that plump, youthful look in your cheeks! Here at the Vinyard Institute of Plastic Surgery, Juvederm Voluma XC is our tool of preference for contouring, lifting, and smoothing the cheek and chin areas. If you’ve heard about Juvederm Voluma but are unsure how it works and, more importantly, how long it will last, we have all the answers for you!

Morpheus8 vs. Ultherapy: Why Do We Prefer Morpheus8?

Board-Certified Plastic Surgeon Dr. William J. Vinyard, MD, FACS, and his team of experts have a solution for your sagging facial skin! Here at our Port St. Lucie, FL, office, we offer treatment plans to relieve the stress of making a complex choice while restoring your youthful appearance. We know that sifting through mountains of online articles is never fruitful, so we will help you choose between two of the most popular skin tightening options available on the market: Morpheus8 vs. Ultherapy!

How Long Does BOTOX Last?

At our Port St. Lucie office, Dr. Vinyard uses BOTOX treatments to erase wrinkles and fine lines like magic. But how long do these results last, and how can patients prolong their longevity?

What Are the Differences Between Juvederm and Restylane Fillers?

The nonsurgical filler market has grown, with 2.6 million people receiving hyaluronic fillers yearly. Restylane and Juvederm are two of the safest, most reliable choices available, yielding the most effective and beautiful results. At the Vinyard Institute of Plastic Surgery, our experienced Certified Aesthetic Injector will take great care in giving you the best results.

It’s Time To Fix Your Gummy Smile With BOTOX!

We all want to look like our best, photogenic selves when we smile, but self-consciousness might stand in our way, especially when dealing with a gummy smile! Fortunately, there are several ways to remedy a gummy smile, and one of the least invasive and most effective options available for you is BOTOX treatment. Board-Certified Plastic Surgeon Dr. William J. Vinyard, MD, FACS, and his team of experts want you to sport your most beautiful, brilliant smile. That's why we recommend BOTOX as a treatment for your gummy smile!

Are Lip Fillers the Ideal Treatment for Smoker’s Lips?

It's not surprising that chapsticks and switching to vaping haven't eased your smoker's lips. The effects of smoking go way beneath the surface, meaning that topical treatments won't have much of an impact. We're here to let you in on a secret — dermal fillers such as Juvederm and Restylane are the ultimate hack to smoothing and brightening your lips!

BOTOX for Excessive Sweating: Should I Try It?

We will explain how BOTOX is a safe and effective treatment for excessive sweating caused by overactive sweat glands, what to expect, and how to prepare for the best results.
morpheus8 rf microneedling vs. traditional microneedling

What’s the Difference Between Microneedling and Morpheus8 RF Microneedling?

Brought to you by Board-Certified Plastic Surgeon Dr. William J. Vinyard, MD, FACS, and his team of Makeover Masters, below is everything you need to know about the Morpheus8 treatment, how it differs, and why it is preferred to traditional microneedling by leading celebrities across the globe!
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Discover How BOTOX Can Help Treat Bruxism or Teeth Grinding!

If you are experiencing constant soreness in your jaw and teeth, it could be a sign of bruxism, or teeth grinding. Bruxism affects many adults, with an estimated 13% affected by sleep bruxism and 5% by daytime bruxism. Fortunately, BOTOX injections offer an accessible, fast-acting, and effective treatment option for this condition. Here is what you need to know.
chin implants vs. dermal fillers why we prefer dermal fillers at vips!

Chin Implants vs. Dermal Fillers: Why We Prefer Dermal Fillers at VIPS!

Are you considering chin enhancement surgery? You're not alone. Chin augmentation procedures, also known as genioplasty, have been on the rise in recent years. The American Society of Plastic Surgeons estimates that over 40,000 chin augmentation surgeries were performed in 2020. If you're considering this procedure, you're probably wondering whether a chin implant or a dermal filler procedure is the right choice for you. While both can add definition and contour to the chin, dermal fillers are now the preferred option. Here's why.
the halo laser vs. coolpeel why we prefer coolpeel!

The Halo Laser vs. CoolPeel: Why We Prefer CoolPeel!

Are you looking for a skin treatment that can revive your complexion and make you look youthful and refreshed? There are several options on the market, but two treatments that stand out are the Halo Laser and CoolPeel. In this article, we will discuss the difference between these two treatments and explain why we prefer CoolPeel.
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What’s Included in a Facelift at VIPS?

There are a variety of facelift surgery combinations possible that attempt to solve concerns that arise from an aging face and issues that persist after previous surgeries. So, what's included in a facelift at VIPS, and how can it help you achieve a more youthful and refreshed appearance?
march blog#5 how dr. vinyard achieves his natural facelift results!

How Dr. Vinyard Achieves His Natural Facelift Results!

CoolSculpting Elite, the latest innovation in non-surgical fat reduction technology, is taking double chin elimination to a whole new level. Designed for both men and women, this game-changing treatment is all about saying hello to a sleeker, more defined profile. 
unleash the power of nonsurgical treatments to elevate your facelift results!

Unleash the Power of Nonsurgical Treatments to Elevate Your Facelift Results!

Let's explore the many non-invasive options available to help maintain facelift results — because who wouldn’t want to protect that investment?
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DiamondGlow: A Guide to the Latest Skin Resurfacing Treatment!

The latest luxurious skin resurfacing treatment that reveals a radiant, glowing complexion! We'll explore the ins and outs of DiamondGlow, from what it is to how it works with the SkinMedica serums. So whether you're looking to rejuvenate your skin or just curious about the latest skincare trends, keep reading to discover everything you need to know about DiamondGlow!
coolsculpting vs. kybella for double chin which treatment is right for you

CoolSculpting vs. Kybella for Double Chin: Which Treatment is for You?

We'll compare two of the most popular non-invasive treatments for double chin reduction: CoolSculpting and Kybella. As you embark on your journey to reclaim your jawline and accentuate your facial contours, knowing which treatment is right for you is essential. Let's break down the science behind these cutting-edge procedures, weigh the pros and cons, and help you make the best choice to enhance your natural beauty!
why choose coolsculpting elite for non surgical double chin elimination

Choose CoolSculpting Elite for Non-Surgical Double Chin Elimination!

CoolSculpting Elite, the latest innovation in non-surgical fat reduction technology, is taking double chin elimination to a whole new level. Designed for both men and women, this game-changing treatment is all about saying hello to a sleeker, more defined profile.