Blog Archive

Get Your Sauna On Feb 10th, 2020

Body Lounge is excited to now offer MPulse Infrared Sauna Therapy.  Is is the only infrared sauna to offer near, mid and far infrared technology. This smart technology is proven effective and is a wellness tool adaptable to your health needs over time.Near infrared (NIR) is the shortest wavelength that helps skin...

What to do About Stretch Marks! Feb 5th, 2020

What are stretch marks? Stretch marks, or striae distensa, are a challenging cosmetic problem because they form deep within the dermis. When the skin undergoes a period of rapid stretching, the stress causes damage to the skin’s connective tissues. As the tears are repaired, small red scars form resulting in...

Heal Your TMJ Disorder Jan 17th, 2020

TMJ, or Temporomandibular Joint Disorder, is a problem that can feel confusing. If you experience the symptoms of this condition, you may not know where to turn. Do you see your medical doctor for pain in the jaw, head, or neck? Do you see your dentist or should you come...

Micro- Needling with PRP- Sooo Good for the Skin! Jan 17th, 2020

You’ve probably heard of microneedling with PRP referred to as the "Vampire Facial". If you are looking for a treatment that will help with skin issues such as sun damage, fine lines, acne scarring, acne pitting, and pigmentation then this may be the treatment for you. This treatment heals and repairs...

Are Dry Needling & Acupuncture the Same?? Jan 10th, 2020

Is Dry Needling the Same as Acupuncture? A common misconception about dry needling is that it is the same as Traditional Chinese Medicine or acupuncture. The only similarity between the two treatment techniques is the actual needle.  The focus of traditional acupuncture is the insertion of the needles in specific...

"BraBella"! That's right...Kybella for Bra Fat! Jan 5th, 2020

What is Bra-Bella? It is a treatment that is done with a product called Kybella.  Kybella is a non-surgical procedure that breaks up and eliminates fat cells from the back of the bra area or armpit. It’s an FDA approved deoxycollic acid. It is injected into fatty tissue, causing a chemical...

All the Questions About Botox That You're Afraid to Ask Jan 3rd, 2020

What's to Scary About Botox? Botox, Dysport, Xeomin, and Jeuveau are the quickest and most effective ways to treat unwanted wrinkles.  As we age, everything starts to sag as we lose skin elasticity and collagen. Things such as sun exposure, hormones, genetics, diet, and aging in general are all cotributors....

Eliminate Body Fat with Body Contouring! Jan 2nd, 2020

"Plight of the Stubborn Fat Pockets and Saggy Skin" We all (well most of us at least) have those trouble areas or pockets of fat that we just can't seem to get rid of no matter how much we work out and try to eat clean.   So what do we...

New Year, New You! Get Healthy, Lose Weight & Detox with Us. Jan 2nd, 2020

The Holiday Body Beatdown A lot of you know what I'm talking about.  What I did to my body during the holidays is nothing less than terrible.  The alcohol, the calories, the lack of exercise...and I even KNOW better.  Help Me Make the Yuck Go Away Feel bloated and yuck...

Dr Ed Le Cara, Top Educator on Blood Flow Restriction Training Dec 2nd, 2019

Blood flow restriction (BFR) training involves partially restricting arterial inflow and fully restricting venous outflow in the limb during rest or exercise. Doing this allows you to significantly enhance strength and muscle mass using as little as 20% of your single-rep max weight BFR training may be an ideal muscle-strengthening...

You Wear Your Face Every Day. Why Not Invest in Taking Care of it? Nov 28th, 2019

BENEFITS The Allure Best of Beauty Breakthrough award-winning duo from skinbetter science is designed to provide support against the effects of daily oxidative stress and correct the appearance of lines, wrinkles, uneven texture and discoloration.   ALTO DEFENSE SERUM A scientifically-advanced, award-winning antioxidant technology. Combines Vitamin C and E +...

What in the World is 'Cupping'? And Why Do It? Nov 19th, 2019

If you are suffering from chronic or short term pain, restricted range of motion or fascial adhesions, there are a vast range of therapeutic options I can choose from to help alleviate your discomfort. One option I choose often is myofascial cupping or just ‘cupping’. Cupping can provide great benefits...

Longevity, Cell Renewal & Weight-Loss. Why Wouldn't Do It? Nov 17th, 2019

Prolon Fasting Mimicking Diet (FMD) is a 5- day, plant- based breakthrough program. This well researched program by Victor Lungo, PhD from USC Longevity Center is a safe and effective way to restart your eating program.  As opposed to Intermittent fasting (reducing calories on certain days in a week) and...

Sexual Health for Men Nov 2nd, 2019

PRP Shot for Men Difficulty achieving or maintaining an erection and/or concerns about penile size, shape, and curvature, with or without pain, can affect one’s self-esteem and create significant stress between partners. Our bodies have a remarkable capacity to heal themselves. Regeneration of new tissue is accomplished by the natural...

Get Rid of Those Fine Lines & Wrinkles Nov 1st, 2019

There are many way to reduce the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles.  But one of the most common, safe and effective ways is with Neurotoxins.  When people hear neurtoxin they commonly here "toxin" which equates to "bad".  The use of FDA approved neurotoxins is completely safe.   Many areas...

Winter, Depression & VitaminD Oct 23rd, 2019

VITAMIN D3 INJECTIONS Here at Body Lounge we offer Vitamin D3 injections. This is injected directly in to the muscle for almost complete absorption as opposed to oral supplements that have to pass through the gut. This along with increasing sun exposure and eating Vitamin D rich foods can help...

Treating Melasma with Micro-Needling with PRP Oct 22nd, 2019

Melasma is a skin hyper-pigmentation that affects many people. It's chronic and can flare up with exercise, heat, hormones, etc.   So how do we treat this condition? At Body Lounge we treat it with Micro-Needling and recommend it with PRP (Platelet-Rich-Plasma). Many people are familiar with the famous photo...

Double Chin Doozy Oct 22nd, 2019

That double chin that just won't go away!  Try Kybella and get rid of it permanently. Kybella is a nonsurgical treatment that permanently reduces or eliminates your double chin without risky surgery. With a few injections and minimal downtime, you can see a significant reduction in the amount of fat...

Chiropractic Misconceptions & Benefits Oct 21st, 2019

Why are there so many misconceptions regarding chiropractic adjustments when so many people continuously experience the major benefits from these treatments? there is still a lot of misconception about it. Here are some of the benefits of geting a basic chiropractic adjustment. Chiropractic Benefits: Improves joint mobility, function and health....

What is a Lip Flip? Oct 21st, 2019

So most of us have gotten our heads around the idea of neurotoxins...Dysport, Botox, Xeomin, & Jeuveau.  But a lot of you (not me) are not quite ready to try lip filler or dermal fillers in general for that matter.   So many times we hear, "I don't want my...

Fight Back at the Flu this Season with Immunity! Sep 19th, 2019

There is no reason any one of us does not need an Immunity boost ESPECIALLY as we approach the flu season.   Overall wellness is what we constantly strive for.  Here at our little Boutique Wellness Clinic, Body Lounge Park Cities...we have easy, effective ways to achieve this.   Our...

Dr. Ed's Identity Crisis Sep 18th, 2019

Do you ever feel like you are having an identity crisis?  I feel that way every day.  One would think in my line of work, explaining what I do would be easy for people to understand.   Unfortunately for Copper & I (and our staff), explaining what I do is...

Micro-Needling Sep 10th, 2019

Micro-Needling in an aesthtic procedure involving a medical grade pen wtih tiny needles to create "micro-channels" in the skin.  By creating this, it sends signals to the brain that say "I need new skin" and then blood is sent to the area for healing.   The treatments helps a variety...

LeanMD Weight- Loss Plan Sep 10th, 2019

Body Lounge Park Cities offer Medically Supported Weight-Loss through our program, LeanMD. Nutritional & Vitamin Counseling  Custom Weight-Loss & Meal Plan Based on Real Foods Exercise Counseling Body Composition and Weight Monitoring Lifestyle Accountability  LeanMD is designed to exchange your current habits for healthier habits, along with weekly accountability, to...

Vitamin IV Therapy & Injections Sep 3rd, 2019

To stay healthy and feel well, you need specific amounts of essential vitamins, electrolytes, and minerals.  When your body is deficient in certain nutrients, you may feel dehydrated, lethargic, irritable, or generally unwell.  It is difficult to replace the much needed nutrients in a short period by drinking fluids and oral...

What is the Priapus, P or PRP Shots? Sep 3rd, 2019

PRP Shot for Men Difficulty achieving or maintaining an erection and/or concerns about penile size, shape, and curvature, with or without pain, can affect one’s self-esteem and create significant stress between partners. Our bodies have a remarkable capacity to heal themselves. Regeneration of new tissue is accomplished by the natural...

Getting Rid of Fine Lines & Wrinkles Sep 2nd, 2019

What are Neurotoxins? We use injectable treatments for lines and wrinkles that develop on your face over time. If you believe that your wrinkles make you look older or less attractive, BOTOX/ DYSPORT/ XEOMIN can give you a smoother and younger-looking face without the use of plastic surgery. The active...

Treating Soft Tissue Injuries Aug 23rd, 2019

Having lots of soft tissue injuries come in lately that haven't resolved with other types of care and providers.  If you haven't been given proper exercises to help correct movement dysfunction, range of motion deficiency and/or strength, come in and at least get a complimentary consultation with Dr. Ed.  All...

Shockwave to Help Ankle Mobility Aug 22nd, 2019

This patient is getting very little range of motion after Achilles surgery.  Here Dr. Ed is treating the area with manual therapy and shockwave treatment.  Shockwave therapy uses sound waves to promote tissue healing.   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sWQaEi0zylw     https://medicalwaveus.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/02/Medical-Wave-4-Minute-With-New-Voiceover-1-3-1.mp4

Dermaplane Treatment Aug 21st, 2019

Dermaplaning: Safe & gentle expfoliation of the top layer of dead skin cells, dirt and vellus hair ("peach fuzz"). No downtime and works on all skin types.   Benefits: Stimulates fresh skin cell development, deeper penetration of products, smoothes & brightens skin, reduces the appearance of acne scars, reduces the...

What is Dermal Filler? Jul 7th, 2019

Ever look in the mirror and realize you lost your top lip or cheekbones somewhere along the way in life? While we're born with an abundance of collagen in our skin, the body's production of collagen slows in our mid-to-late 20's and continues to slow down after age 30. From there,...

Pulse Wave Therapy for Male Sexual Dysfunction & Erectile Dysfunction Jul 6th, 2019

Looking for a painless, effective & drug-free solution to improve male sexual performance?   Looking for a solution?  Many people have heard of "D Wave" or Gains Wave therapy. Here at Body Lounge we offer the Storz pressure wave or pulse wave therapy. This involves a series of treatments with low-energy...

Shock Wave Therapy for Pain Relief! Jul 5th, 2019

What Is Shock Wave Therapy? Also known as Pulse Wave Therapy.Pressure Wave therapy is a highly effective treatment method: high-energy sound waves are introduced into the painful areas of the body. It is one of the most advanced and highly effective noninvasive treatment methods cleared by the FDA. The treatment...