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Isolaz: Everything to Know About This Painless Acne Treatment

BY SHERYLL DONERSON | JULY 26, 2021

According to Alexis Parcells, MD, a board-certified plastic surgeon, "Isolaz is an in-office therapy designed to combat acne, she says."

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Nutmeg for Skin: The Complete Guide

BY LLIE FLINN | JULY 22, 2021

Dr. Parcells says, "Nutmeg can easily be applied alongside other ingredients as a weekly face mask. Honey, yogurt, lemon juice, or coconut milk are useful adjuncts to help deliver its active ingredients."

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How Does a Lower Body Lift Work?

BY COURTNEY LEIVA | JULY 21, 2021

Parcells tells Healthline: "Lower body lifts describe the removal of excess skin and lifting of the chest, trunk, and extremities (arms and legs). It can be divided into upper body lift, which includes a breast lift and an arm lift, and lower body lift, which includes an abdominoplasty (tummy tuck), thigh, and buttock lift."

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How Dr. Alexis Parcells Is Helping Eliminate The Stigma Around Plastic Surgery

BY BRAD LEIGH | JULY 12, 2021

In her years of experience, Dr. Parcells has worked to eliminate the stigma around plastic surgery by educating people about the procedures, what it means to get nonsurgical procedures, and how empowering plastic surgery can be.

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10 Benefits Of Sunlight For Your Health

BY RISA KERSLAKE | JULY 02, 2021

"Sunlight supports better sleep and sets people’s circadian rhythms by regulating the levels of serotonin and melatonin," explains Alexis Parcells, MD, a board-certified plastic surgeon, owner of Parcells Plastic Surgery, and founder of SUNNIE Wrinkle Reducing Studio.

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What Is Vaginal Rejuvenation, Actually?

BY MARESSA BROWN | JUNE 24, 2021

The surgery is usually a one-and-done procedure, and surgical fees can vary based on time, complexity, and location, explains Dr. Alexis Parcells, M.D., board-certified plastic surgeon, owner of Parcells Plastic Surgery and founder of SUNNIE Wrinkle Reducing Studio.

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What’s in Your Lipstick? Study Finds ‘Forever Chemicals’ Common in Cosmetics

BY JULIA RIES | JUNE 17, 2021

"PFAS have been linked to birth defects, liver and thyroid disease, hormone disruption, and a range of other serious health problems — including cancer," said Dr. Parcells.

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Truth: You Don't Need to Avoid Retinoids During the Summer

BY BONNIE AZOULAY ELMANN | JUNE 10, 2021

"Retinoids are sensitive to UV light. Therefore, with sun exposure, the products become less effective," Dr. Alexis Parcells adds.

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BY VICTORIA DOLBY TOEWS, MPH | MAY, 2021

Our bodies naturally produce collagen, and this protein keeps our skin plump and prevents sagging. However, starting in our 20's, we slowly begin to lose collagen." - Dr. Alexis Parcells

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A Guide To Nipple Piercings: Pain, Cost, Aftercare & More

BY STEPHANIE BARNES | MAY 26, 2021

"While it's rare for nipple piercings to interfere with breastfeeding, mastitis (inflammation of the breast) and decreased lactation are possible side effects. It's OK to completely remove the piercing during feedings to prevent these complications. It's important to note that piercings can close within 24 hours, so reinsert your jewelry quickly to avoid having to re-pierce." - Dr. Parcells

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When it comes to Protecting Your Skin, Choose Mineral Sunscreen

BY GRACE GALLAGHER | MAY 24, 2021

Additionally, many chemical sunscreens also contain parabens and phthalates, two known endocrine disruptors that are common in beauty and skincare products, Dr. Alexis Parcells, owner of Parcells Plastic Surgery, says.

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5 tips to prevent chafing and how to heal chafed skin quickly, according to dermatologists

By SARAH FIELDING | MAY 19, 2021

Chafing is a common skin irritation more likely to occur in people who are athletic, live in warmer environments, and have areas of skin that rub together, says Alexis Parcells, MD, a plastic surgeon and owner of Parcells Plastic Surgery.

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Weatherproof Your Skin with Collagen

BY VICTORIA DOLBY TOEWS, MPH | MAY 16, 2021

To reduce skin wrinkles, Alexis Parcells, MD, recommends 2.5 daily grams of hydrolyzed collagen type I or a mixture of types I and II for demonstrated benefits after eight to 12 weeks.

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What Botox injections can do for you, from smoothing wrinkles to helping with teeth grinding

By MADELINE KENNEDY | MAY 13, 2021

Botox works by intercepting the message your nerves send to move your muscles, "so your muscle does not receive the message and therefore does not flex," says Alexis Parcells MD, a board-certified plastic surgeon and clinical instructor at RWJ Barnabas Health.

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The One Food That Will Help You Fight Wrinkles, Say Experts

By OLIVIA TARANTINO | MAY 12, 2021

"As we age, our youthful complexion starts to fade and our collagen and elastin levels decrease." - Dr. Parcells

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8 Ways to Use Petroleum Jelly—and 5 to Avoid

BY CHARLOTTE HILTON ANDERSEN | MAY 12, 2021

"Oil naturally dissolves makeup, including waterproof formulations, and it’s very gentle so you don’t need to tug or pull at your skin and eyelashes. It’s also unlikely to cause a reaction and is safe to use in the eye area", Dr. Parcells says.

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How Lip Fillers Can Give You Plump, Pouty Lips And What To Expect From The Procedure

By MADELINE KENNEDY | MAY 7, 2021

“Most lip fillers are made from an ingredient called hyaluronic acid. "Our bodies naturally contain this acid, but we lose it as we age," says Alexis Parcells MD, a board-certified plastic surgeon and clinical instructor at RWJ Barnabas Health.

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Here's The Deal With Biotin & Breastfeeding, According To Experts

BY GRACE GALLAGHER | APRIL 27, 2021

"The most common complaint when taking biotin is nausea and an upset stomach”, Dr. Alexis Parcells, MD.

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The 10 Best Face Mists for Instant Hydration, According to Experts

By REBECCA DECZYNSKI | APRIL 27, 2021

“For the sake of clean beauty, Glossier’s soothing face mist checks most boxes and is highly regarded as a versatile mist,” says plastic surgeon and skincare specialist Alexis Parcells, MD.

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How to Tell If Your Sunscreen Is Expired

BY GRACE GALLAGHER| APRIL 15, 2021

There are many ingredients in sunscreen, and, just like food, the recipe can go bad.” Alexis Parcells, MD.

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What Is Dermaplaning - And Should You Get In On The Skincare Trend?

BY JESSICA KASPARIAN | APRIL 8, 2021

Parcells explains what’s happening to the skin during dermaplaning: “A chemical-free form of exfoliation, the blade is scraped over your skin surface to gently remove the dead surface cells and that little layer of peach-fuzz facial hair, leaving the skin ultra-smooth, fresh, and glowing.”

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This Is When You Should Take Aspirin Instead of Advil or Tylenol

BY KALI COLEMAN | MARCH 29, 2021

As for Advil, in addition to heart disease, those who are elderly and/or have "high blood pressure, clotting disorders, and kidney problems" should avoid this medication or use it cautiously, says Alexis Parcells, MD, board-certified plastic surgeon and owner of Parcells Plastic Surgery.

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Peptides Totally Transformed My Skin – These Are The Best Cruelty-Free Peptide Products I Swear By

BY MIND OVER MANGO | MARCH 28, 2021

“Peptides are amino acids, and when bound together they make up proteins. These building blocks of collagen and elastin fibers keep our skin hydrated, healthy, and youthful.” - Dr. Parcells

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To Discover What You Are Really Made Of, You Have Got To Leave Your Comfort Zone

BY BRITTNEY BRITT | MARCH 25, 2021

Dr. Alexis Parcells is a board-certified plastic surgeon. As a woman and a young mother, she speaks openly about the challenges it takes to integrate work and lift. Dr. Parcells knew she wanted to be a surgeon from a young age. Her father, also a physician, practiced in an office attached to their house, and […]"

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The 10 Best Anti-Itch Creams, According to Dermatologists

BY REBECCA DECZYNSKI | MARCH 24, 2021

Colloidal oatmeal is the active ingredient in this steroid-free lotion, which comes highly recommended by plastic surgeon and skincare specialist Alexis Parcells, MD.

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Non-Surgical "Tweakments" for your Face

BY RANDI MAZZELLA | MARCH 24, 2021

Laser resurfacing is an extremely effective procedure that improves the appearance of the skin. The top layers of the skin are vaporized in a process called ablation, which stimulates new collagen to the area. As the skin begins to heal from this process, the new collagen restores the skin’s elasticity, reduces the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles, and evens out pigment, making the skin smoother, softer, and clearer.” - Dr. Parcells

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Want Stronger Hair ​and Nails Glowing Skin? Try These Collagen Supplements

BY KAITLIN VOGEL | MARCH 19, 2021

"When we eat animal products, our digestive enzymes break down the collagen into individual proteins," says Dr. Alexis Parcells, board-certified plastic surgeon and skincare specialist.

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The 10 Best Clinical Strength Deodorants and Antiperspirants of 2021

BY ISIS BRIONES | MARCH 18, 2021

"Avoid applying deodorant or antiperspirant immediately after shaving. Products containing alcohol can cause irritation and an uncomfortable skin reaction. Additionally, make sure you apply the product to a clean, dry surface." -Dr. Parcells

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American Society of Plastic Surgeons Says Take the COVID-19 Vaccine

BY STAFF EDITOR | MARCH 17, 2021

"I completely agree with the recommendation from the ASPS. The reports of reactions from the 3 women represents a tiny percentage of the population, the symptoms resolved quickly and the benefits of the COVID-19 vaccine far outweigh the described side effects." -Dr. Parcells

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How to Fill Up at the Hydration Station for Maximum Workout Mileage

BY GABRIELLE KASSEL | MARCH 15, 2021

"Water carries nutrients to your cells, assists in the creation of energy, flushes bacteria from your bladder, and prevents constipation,” Parcells says. “It also promotes cardiovascular health, regulates body temperature, lubricates your joints and muscles, helps your brain function, keeps your skin supple, and so much more." -Dr. Parcells

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What is Psoriasis - and How Can You Treat It?

BY JESSICA KASPARIAN | MARCH 11, 2021

"You should be empowered to seek treatment and there are affordable ways to improve your symptoms. We’re all human, we’ve all got skin conditions, and don’t feel ashamed by it." -Dr. Parcells

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How Long Does It Take for Skincare Products to Work?

BY ESTERA HAYES | FEBRUARY 26, 2021

"Skincare products have come a long way in terms of effectiveness over the last 20 years," -Dr. Parcells

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Everything You Need to Know About Skin Tightening and the Best Treatments for Saggy Skin

BY DENISE MANN, MS | FEBRUARY 19, 2021

“It’s important to understand the aging process and how different our bodies are because this influences what will be effective for you and why your results may differ from someone else’s." - Dr. Parcells

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The Biggest Danger Sign You’re Eating Too Many Potato Chips, Say Experts

BY OLIVIA TARANTINO | FEBRUARY 14, 2021

"Most traditional potato chips are seasoned with a large amount of salt and oil. Like any junk food, they can be tolerated in small doses (to fill the palm of your hand). Larger doses are proven unhealthy and will quickly lead to weight gain," -Dr. Parcells

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The Dos and Dont’s of Exercising With A Face Mask

BY ALENA HALL | OCTOBER 01, 2020

"Wearing a mask during exercise will decrease your airflow and make it slightly harder to breathe. However, it will not affect your oxygen or carbon dioxide levels." -Dr. Parcells

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