Blog Archive

The Key to Anti-Aging Is Already in Your Body—Learn About Fat Grafting Sep 1st, 2019

Tired of the negative effects that aging has on your body: wrinkling skin, lines in your face, loss of elasticity? Looking for a safe, effective, and natural-looking way to turn back the clock? Dr. Mick at Elysium Surgery Spa, located in Chicago, Illinois, recommends a procedure called fat grafting. Despite...

Here's How You Can Actually Get Rid of Cellulite Aug 13th, 2019

Are you dismayed by changes in the appearance of your skin, especially around your hips, thighs, buttocks, and abdominals? Cellulite can cause areas of skin to appear mottled, dimpled, patterned, or lumpy. You don't have to worry about cellulite, from a medical standpoint, but you probably worry about your appearance...

Achieve Glowing Summer Skin with a Hydrafacial Jul 1st, 2019

Whether you're hosting an outdoor party or spending time at the beach, you want to look and feel your best. A Hydrafacial can help you with that. With a quick 30-minute treatment and no downtime, it's the perfect solution for summer. At Elysium SurgiSpa, we provide a wide variety of...

How UltraShape Power, VelaShape III, and Emsculpt® Can Help You Feel Confident this Summer Jun 1st, 2019

Chicago is a cold, cold city, and the summer months are short. Are you ready to enjoy every minute in your best hot weather wear? At Elysium SurgiSpa in River North, we’ve got an amazing triple-procedure lineup that can get your body summer-ready. Together, these three revolutionary, non-surgical treatments can...

Botox or Dermal Fillers? Which Option Should You Consider? May 20th, 2019

Fine lines and wrinkles around your lips, eyes, and cheeks can make you look old before your time. And many treatments exist to erase those signs of age. But which option is best: Botox® or dermal fillers? It’s a puzzle that Dr. Mick Singh can help you solve. What causes...

Rejuvenate Your Skin Before Summer with Chemical Peel Treatment Apr 30th, 2019

The effects of time, sun exposure, and daily living tend to build up and show on your face. In today’s society, the toll on your skin may not reflect the way you feel inside, and you’ll do what you can to bring your appearance in line with your spirit. There...

5 Big Botox Myths — Busted! Sep 30th, 2015

Botox is one of the most popular treatments for a variety of reasons, but there are still a few misconceptions about what it does and doesn’t do, and who are the best candidates for use. Only you and your doctor-of-choice know if Botox is a good idea for you —...

Does Ultherapy really turn back time? Review & cost of the non-surgical mini lift Sep 30th, 2015

Six months ago, I set out to see if time travel was possible. It wasn't a very long journey I was hoping to go on—backtracking five years or so—but then, a half decade's not bad for an hour spent in a Midtown Manhattan dermatology clinic. I was there to get...

Dermal fillers and soft tissue fillers By Elysium Surgispa Sep 29th, 2015

Fillers (Radiesse, Juvederm, Restylane, Belotero, Voluma, Sculptra, Artefill) Also known as dermal fillers and soft tissue fillersFillers are a type of minimally invasive aesthetic medicine used to add volume, alter the contours of the face, and fill in wrinkles. Common areas to inject fillers are in the face, neck, and hands,...

Is it ever too early for Botox? Sep 20th, 2015

A new article about the preventive use of cosmetic procedures to freeze the aging process may raise a few eyebrows – at least for those who haven’t had too many Botox injections.   “It’s been clearly shown for a long time that frown lines, forehead furrows and crows’ feet are...

September 18th, 2015 Sep 18th, 2015

The rapid advancement in cosmetic surgery has allowed overcoming your cosmetic defects very easily. There are numerous non-invasive surgeries that can help you counter your skin, body or facial shortcomings and make your look flawless and beautiful.   Lip augmentation is one such non-invasive cosmetic treatment aimed to give fuller...