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What to Expect before, during and after a Rhinoplasty in Singapore

It cannot be denied that a higher nose bridge and slimmer nose tips are more aesthetically accepted and not a lot of people are born with this type of nose features. Cosmetic nose surgery is medically called rhinoplasty in Singapore and a lot of citizens turn to this procedure to enhance the appearance of their noses. Still, having doubts about rhinoplasty? Read on to know what it is and everything to expect about the rhinoplasty procedure in Singapore. What is Rhinoplasty? Rhinoplasty is a cosmetic procedure that is designed to enhance the nose. Simply put, rhinoplasty is a surgical nose job that changes the nasal structure, shape, height and size. In some cases, like in patients suffering from sinus problems, breathing difficulties, and nasal deformities brought about by accidents, rhinoplasty can be done to improve nasal form and function. What’s the difference between open and closed rhinoplasty?Entspecialistsingapore.com explains there are two types of rhinoplasty in Singapore: (1) open rhinoplasty where a skin incision is done at the narrowest point of the columella and the nasal cartilage are accessed and improved and (2) closed rhinoplasty where incisions are made inside the nostrils to gain access to the cartilage and…
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Choosing the Right Pigmentation Treatment for your Skin Pigmentation Problem

Have you noticed your skin’s complexion has been dull lately? Does it look like your skin tone is uneven and lifeless? Are there dark spots that scatter at some parts of your face? If you answered YES to all three questions, then what you have is surely signs of skin ageing! No one is exempt from dreaded ageing skin. Each person deals with a different kind, one of which is what we call pigmentation. Pigmentation can be caused by too much exposure to the sun or from injuries, while others can be from hormonal changes caused by pregnancy. Let us find out in this article what pigmentation treatments are in store for you. What is Pigmentation? Pigmentation refers to the colouring of the person’s skin. As we age, there are patches of colour that appear in our skin, it is either darker or lighter than normal. If there are patches on the skin that becomes darker than its surrounding areas, it is called hyperpigmentation. Hypopigmentation, the opposite of hyperpigmentation, happens when patches of skin become lighter than its surrounding areas. Here are the common types of Pigmentation, according to MY Medical Aesthetics: Freckles – these are tiny brown spots…
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The Definitive Guide to Find a Doctor in Singapore in 5 Different Ways

Singapore has no shortage of health care providers, hospitals, doctors, pharmacies and health clinics in the country. Thanks to the efforts of the Ministry of Health and the public and private sector, the Singapore health care system has grown so much when it comes to medical science and technology, with patients not having to go out of the country to get high-quality and premium medical procedures and services. A lot of doctors in Singapore are highly trained as well, with a lot of them getting their education from abroad and coming back to contribute to the country what they’ve learned. Ironically, because of this, it may be confusing to a lot of people on how to find the exact doctor you need for your medical situation. In this article, I’ve listed for your convenience the different ways to find a doctor in Singapore. Through private GP clinics There are almost 1500 GP clinics across all of Singapore, and it’s very easy for citizens and residents to find a nearby GP clinic no matter where they are in the country. GP clinics are also less crowded compared to public or private hospitals, and a lot of them accept walk-in patients. These…
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Eye Bag Removal in Singapore – How Does It Work?

Our eyes are often the most noticeable part of our face. When we have not gotten enough sleep, our eyes are usually the giveaway that we failed to get enough snooze for the night – thanks to eye bags. Eye bags are very unsightly. They make our eyes look puffy, our face looks haggard and old. Some people think that by merely placing over slices of cool cucumbers over their puffy eyes can solve the problem. The truth is there is more to eye bags than what we see. If you are searching for ways to get rid of your eye bags and regain a youthful and well-rested look, this article is written just for you. Definition of Eye Bags An eye bag is a condition that affects the tissues located below the lower eyelid. This is characterised by either eye puffiness or dark discolourations that is evident in the area under the eyes. Types of Eye Bags There are two types of eye bags: Dark circles (tear troughs) Real eye bags Difference between Dark Circles and Real Eye Bags Dark circles, also known as tear troughs, can be distinguished by depressions of the part under the eyes due to…
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Aesthetic Doctors’ Preferred Eye Bag Removal Methods in Singapore

Eye bag removal treatment is common in Singapore. As people are becoming more conscious of their appearance, the removal of eye bags has become one of the most popular cosmetic procedures. However, there are many different treatments for removing eye bags, some of which are more effective than others. In this article, we go over some general information about eye bag removal in Singapore, as well as diving deeper into some of the preferred eye bag removal methods of aesthetic doctors and plastic surgeons like Dr Wan from 1Aesthetics, Medical & Surgery. So without further ado, let’s get into the article. What is eye bag removal? Eye bag removal is when the bags under your eyes are removed or are treated in a way that they look less pronounced. This can be done by means of surgery, but there are also other options like injections or natural removal methods. When do you need eye bag removal? Eye bag removal is generally seen as a cosmetic procedure and is not covered by the insurance. That being said, if your eye bags are interfering with your vision, the procedure may be covered by your insurance. Sometimes, the eye bags that form…
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Dental Crowns in Singapore: Facts and Figures

They often say that a smile is a friend maker. Unless you’re looking for crooked friends that are black as night from within, it really doesn’t do you much good if your teeth have these same characteristics. Not only are your teeth very important for making a good first impression, but they’re also essential for good bodily health. Dental crowns are a fantastic way of fixing past dental health problems and can make your smile look like a smile again. This article is all about dental crowns in Singapore! What is a dental crown? A dental crown is pretty much a jacket for your tooth. It is placed over a tooth that is worn down, protecting it from further damage as well as making it look more appealing. Dental crowns are often placed over teeth that have previously had a filling, but which have deteriorated further. Other reasons for dental crown placements may be stained teeth, damaged teeth, worn down teeth, or teeth that have been damaged by blunt trauma. Dental crowns are custom made based on a mould that your dentist takes of your pre-prepared tooth. This ensures a perfect fit but is also one of the reasons why…
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Skin Doctor Singapore: Common Types of Pigmentation

Skincare is an important issue in Singapore. Thus, it pays to find a qualified and reputable skin doctor in Singapore. A qualified skin doctor should be well-versed and up-to-date on the latest technologies, medical breakthroughs and treatment methods for skin conditions, illnesses, and general skin issues. Of course, there are many reasons why one would seek out a skin doctor in Singapore like Dr David from One Face Clinic in Singapore. Following are some of the main reasons: Allergy and skin sensitivity issues Eczema, dermatitis, and psoriasis Mole removal Skin cancer Acne Scar treatment Pigmentation issues like Melasma As one of the main reasons why people seek out skin doctor, it is important to be able to distinguish different types of pigmentation. In this article, common types of pigmentation will be discussed. Common Types of Pigmentations Birthmarks, as well, as other skin pigmentation, affect many people. The following are the most commonly found form of pigmentation. Skin Pigmentation Disorders Melasma Melasma or chloasma is located on the chin, nose, upper lip, cheeks or forehead. They appear as a brown spot. They most commonly occur in women who are pregnant, taking estrogen for post-menopausal issues or birth control pills. Men…