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MCSC Newsletter, Spring 2018

Happy spring everyone! We hope all the moms out there had wonderful mother’s day celebrations. Thanks very much to all of you who participated in our “Mama Says” contest on facebook! Our lucky winner will be announced soon so congratulations in advance, and stay tuned for more great Mississauga Cosmetic Surgery Clinic campaigns and contests. Be sure to check in on our facebook and Instagram regularly so you don’t miss your chance to win discounts and free treatments!

As always there’s been lots of buzz and activity at the clinic. Dr. Weinberg’s Art Works For Cancer organization is gearing up to do another great art hanging at Lakeridge Hospital. We’ll be sure to keep you in the loop as that great project unfolds over the next few months. Our Medical Aesthetician Suzanne has just filmed some short educational videos about peels, facials and skincare, so keep an eye out for those on facebook and Instagram . We are very excited to announce Suzanne has also expanded her hours at MCSC, and will now be available on Fridays! Call to book your free skincare consultation, and take advantage of “10% OFF Fridays” this month for all aesthetic services, so you can look amazing for every spring weekend!

Our nurse Chris has participated in some education training sessions with Allergan and Croma recently, and Dr. Weinberg and Dr. Schiffer attended a lovely meet and greet evening sponsored by Croma this past month as well. We’re delighted to partner with Croma to bring you new and exciting treatments at the Clinic, including PRP, otherwise known as Platelet Rich Plasma, an innovative treatment that harnesses your body’s own healing mechanism to achieve remarkable things! Do you have fine lines, loose saggy skin, or scars? Is your hair thinning as you age? Find out what PRP can do for you- Read on!

Topics In Cosmetic Medicine

 What is PRP?

 PRP treatment is the injection of your own plasma into the skin to achieve improvement in complexion, reduction in scarring, and revitalized hair growth.

What Can you Expect During a Treatment?

A nurse will draw blood, much the same way as if you were giving any routine blood sample. In  a few moments the blood is spun in a centrifuge to separate the red blood cells from the  “ plasma”, the component of blood that contains structures called platelets. Some calcium is added, and the plasma is re-injected with a small needle into the area of treatment , most often over the face or scalp. Treatment takes less than 30 minutes, and you can return to normal activities immediately. Results can be seen over the next few months, and best results are seen with repeat treatment.

How Does PRP Work?

Platelets are vital parts of the blood that help you heal when your skin sustains any kind of injury. That’s because platelets contain important growth factors. These can be activated by the addition of calcium to the plasma. The growth factors stimulate the production of complexion improving substances like collagen , elastin and hyaluronic acid. They can also stimulate hair growth in individuals who’s hair is thinning.

What Can you Expect After Treatment with PRP?

Over the two or three months after a PRP treatment, you will see some improvement in the texture and quality of your skin. Skin will appear smoother, with fewer fine lines. Areas where PRP is especially helpful include around the mouth for “ smoker’s lines” or in the skin adjacent to the eye area, so called “ crows feet” lines. If injected into areas of scarring, these will hopefully fade over some weeks to months, and be less visible. Best results for these indications are seen after three PRP treatments. For Hair growth, 6 treatments are recommended.

What are the Advantages of PRP?

Because it uses your own blood, PRP is very safe and well tolerated. Results are gradual and very natural looking. Treatment is quick and easy. Finally, PRP can easily be combined with other treatments, such as skincare, lasers, and other injectables , as well as surgical treatments like facelifts, breast or tummy surgeries, to improve healing, and augment the aesthetic benefits.

Interested in Seeing what PRP can do for you? Take advantage of our introductory pricing- purchase three PRP treatments this June, and save 30%!!  See the add below

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15 Responses to Current Newsletter

  1. elaine somers says:

    Would like to take advantage of this, please send dates available

    • Blog Admin says:

      Hi Elaine,

      Thank you for your interest- we will be in touch to arrange an appointment.

      Best,
      Mississauga Cosmetic Surgery Clinic

  2. elaine somers says:

    Please let me know when I can come in for a treatment

    • Sandy says:

      Hi Elaine Just checking in to make sure you obtained an appointment regarding IPL? Just wanted to let you known we don’t usually look after appointment scheduling through the newsletter, so that’s why things might have slipped through the cracks- We will honour the Dec deal for you if you are still interested!

  3. Carsta Neumann says:

    I’m wondering the cost of lipo suction of the chin

    • Sandy says:

      Hello Carsta Thanks so much for your interest in Chin Liposuction at our clinic. The cost is typically $2250, though it can vary somewhat if someone has either a very small or very large amount of fat. Belkyra is also an option for treatment of fat under the chin. If you are interested in coming on for a consultation to discuss options and assess whether liposuction is the right choice for you, please contact us at 905-273-3045. We do not schedule appointments through the newsletter reply area

  4. Rama bawa says:

    Hi I would like to come for my jawline, neck consultation.
    Early Next week would work for me . Please let me know . Thx

    • Sandy, patient coordinator says:

      Hello Rama Thanks so much for your interest in Jawline contouring at our clinic. We would be delighted to book an appointment for you. However, we do not schedule appointments via the response filed for the newsletter. To book an appointment please call us at 905-273-3045, or you can email me at sandy@mcsconline.com. Look forward to hearing from you!

  5. G says:

    Let me know when u have a promo on injections alone.

    • Sandy, patient coordinator says:

      Hello G Thanks for your interest in injections at our clinic.
      Unfortunately we will not be able to contact you to update you about specials based on a reply to the newsletter alone. We do not have a mechanism to store your information via this field. If you sign up to receive our newsletters, you will receive them monthly, along with our specials! Hope that helps!

  6. Nellie says:

    About your promotion above….how can the three IPL treatments be used by Feb 28 if they must be spaced apart at least 2 weeks to a month? Do you mean the first of 3 must be used by Feb 28?

    • Sandy, patient coordinator says:

      Hello Nellie Thanks for your question regarding IPL. Treatments every two weeks would allow 3 treatments over this time period. Having said that, we are usually somewhat flexible about scheduling for our specials, so if there was a good reason to stretch out the treatment dates, we try to accommodate. Due to Holiday closures, and a lot of belated interest in the IPL special, we are extending this promotion throughout January. If you are interested in IPL, by all means book a consultation appointment by calling us at 905-273-3045, or you can contact me at sandy@mcsconline.com. Please be aware we can’t schedule appointments through this newsletter reply field. Wishing you a very Happy New Year!

  7. annmarie reisch says:

    would like to purchase 3 syringes of filler

  8. Flora Marcu says:

    I had a procedure done a long time ago at your clinic.
    I had a filler around the mouth, it was done with Juvederm.
    How much those it cost now for a syringe if juvederm.
    I may need 2 of them and would like to have it done in mid March.
    Thanks
    Flora

  9. zo says:

    How much does the peel power cost?

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