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Sagging Jowl Cosmetic Procedures

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The picture above is shocking, and it's me. The first picture is the day I had two syringes of Juvederm Voluma XC. I was told this was completely normal and results would show within two weeks. The second picture is me after 13 days and I was thrilled with the results. While it's shocking I recommend Juvederm for the jowl area. Just maybe plan on not going anywhere for two weeks :-). Here are some other ways people are treating their sagging jowls.                                   (Photo credit: Newbeauty.com ) The lower area of the face can really show your age. Over time, the skin around our cheeks, mouth, andjawline begin to sag making it appear as if we're constantly frowning or even looking older then we really are. Lower facelifts that also target the neck are increasing in popularity. However, there are several non-surgical alternatives that can give you exceptional results with little to no downtime. These options are ideal for individuals who are exhibiting early

Carbs That Won't Make Me Fat

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Most people are terrified of carbs when dieting or watching their figure. It's true, there are a lot of carbohydrates that are detrimental to our health and waistline, and cause our blood sugar to spike. This leads to a surge in insulin which can lead to diabetes, heart disease, and high blood pressure. On that note, not all carbs are the same nor do they create negative impacts on our health. Unprocessed carbs keep our blood sugar, glucose, and insulin levels steady. This, in turn, feeds our muscles supplying us with energy that lasts several hours. This is exactly what you want especially if you are working out and trying to keep your organs healthy.  Carbs That Won't Make You Fat 1. Fruit Every fad diet I've ever tried always made me fearful of fruit. I eventually grew to never have the desire to eat it at all. I've now learned that it's all about choosing the right fruits that aren't high in sugar. With so many antioxidants and vitamins they provide, I now d