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Getting in on the Learning Experience: Dr. Kass’ Training Workshop

Submited by Katherine on January 31, 2017

Here at the Kass Center we have a very exciting event coming up in March.  Dr. Kass has been selected to host a training workshop for medium-deep peels using croton oil/phenol formals.  Due to his international reputation, and over 3 decades of experience Dr. Kass...

The Lost Art of Chemical Peeling: A 13-Year Experience with Croton Oil Peels

Submited by Lawrence G. Kass, M.D. on December 23, 2015

Doctor Lawrence Kass MD, has been an regularly invited speaker to numerous teaching seminars, giving talks on cosmetic surgery topics such as eyelid surgery, facelift surgery, brow lifts, chemical peels, and all aspects of aging gracefully. Dr Kass, is pleased to be providing a seminar...

Considering Eye Lift Surgery? Keep Your Eyes Open

Submited by Lawrence G. Kass, M.D. on August 28, 2015

Do your research and be an informed consumer St. Petersburg, FL (August 28, 2015) – According to Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, over 100,000 Americans choose to have blepharoplasties - or eye lift surgeries - every year. While the goal of this procedure is to...

Want to Plump Up Your Cheeks? All Cheek Fillers Aren’t Apples to Apples

Submited by Lawrence G. Kass, M.D. on

A quick look at two popular hyaluronic acid (HA) injectable gels for the cheek area: Juvederm Voluma XC and Restylane LYFT St. Petersburg, FL (August 28, 2015) – Galderma Laboratories’ Restylane LYFT and Allergan, Incorporated’s Voluma XC are both FDA-approved hyaluronic acid (HA) fillers created...

Dump the Blade and Dig the Needle: Use of Botox Replaces Facial Surgery

Submited by Lawrence G. Kass, M.D. on January 20, 2015

Local medical clinic reshapes faces using Botox instead of surgery St. Petersburg, FL (January 20, 2015) – Botox Facial Slimming (BFS), a highly efficient and cost-effective nonsurgical option for refining and reducing the shape of the lower face and jaw line, is attracting a growing...

Safe to Buy Chemical Peels Solutions from the Internet?

Submited by Lawrence G. Kass, M.D. on April 30, 2014

Buying TCA chemical peels from the internet is tempting but there are many things to consider, such as the integrity of the product and the consequences of misuse. TCA is an acronym for Trichloroacetic acid and before adding any chemicals to your website cart, consider...

How do moisturizers work?

Submited by Lawrence G. Kass, M.D. on

Skin moisturizer ingredients comprise three categories: humectants, emollients, and preservatives. Urea, glycerin, and alpha hydroxyl acids are humectants that help absorb moisture from the air while helping the skin retain its absorption. Emollients include lanolin, mineral oil, and petrolatum, which help fill in the spaces...

Ouchless injections available now at the Kass Center

Submited by Lawrence G. Kass, M.D. on

The latest technique in painless cosmetic injections is now available at the Kass Center For Cosmetic Surgery! Who enjoys the pain that some of us tend to feel as soon as we even see the needle coming towards us? No one! The very latest in...

The Kass Center makes painless injections a reality

Submited by Lawrence G. Kass, M.D. on January 20, 2014

St. Petersburg, FL (January 20, 2014) – The Kass Center for Cosmetic Surgery, the internationally popular clinic with offices in St. Petersburg and Clearwater, Florida, is implementing Vibration Anesthesia Devices (VAD) in procedures that require local anesthesia or facial filler and wrinkle treatment injections. Based...