Saturday, December 15, 2018

Why Not Start Your New Year’s Resolution Early

The New Year is the time we often make resolutions to change for the better. Why is it that we are often not able...

A New Face for Fall

Lofty Boutique Salon and Spa owner, Mona Harb, veteran Vienna businesswoman and beauty expert, is joined by Dr. Sadiya Naseem, DNP, FNP-BC to discuss...

Educator Profile – Santiago Seré

What is your teaching background and experience? My first introduction to teaching was in Middle School when I participated in an after-school program that taught...

Benefits of Cheek Fillers

As we age, beginning in our 30s and 40s, our skin begins to lose volume and elasticity, and thus wrinkles and fine lines begin...

What Should You Do if a Tooth is Knocked Out?

We’re all at risk for having a tooth knocked out. More than 5 million teeth are knocked out every year! If we know how...

Cancer Side Effects That No One Is Talking About

Cancer research is progressing and helping many to live years past their initial diagnosis. After cancer survival, some suffer from long term side effects...

Breast Expectations

Breast augmentation still reigns as one of the most popular cosmetic procedures around the world according to the American Society of Plastic Surgeons. Women...

Vein Health is Women’s Health

Forty million Americans suffer from vein disease, but this disorder goes widely undiagnosed. Vein disease is a result of reduced function in the veins...

Growing Together at Rowan Tree

Rowan Tree co-founders Amy Dagliano and Kate Viggiano Janich intend for their coworking space to be more than just a practical solution for working...

Sharing Her Passion for Vintage Fashion

With the emergence of athleisure, dressing down is downright trendy these days. Business casual has become the norm at work. Although the days of...

Tyson’s Fitness Together 8 Week Transformation

As the sun begins setting earlier and summer comes to a close, it’s only natural that we begin to think about the upcoming holidays....

Catching Cheaters, Liars and Frauds

It’s clear that our feelings and concerns about our safety and security have changed in recent years. From corporate investigations to keeping executives safe,...

Laser Dentistry: A New Way to Ensure a Happy Patient

Many pediatric dentists, including myself are using a powerful dental laser that replaces the dental drill in the majority of procedures in our practice....

Repairing Sun Damaged Skin

Differentiating Between Freckles and Sunspots is the First Step. What are freckles and are they genetic? Freckles are small, concentrated spots of a skin pigment called...

Healthy Gums Are For More Than Just Looks

Periodontal disease, or gum disease as it is commonly referred to, affects fifty percent of adults over the age of 30! Yes, that’s right,...

Understanding Diverticulosis and Diverticulitis

Any time I talk to patients about diverticular disease I make sure to clarify some terms. Diverticulosis is a common and benign condition that tends...

Pelvic Physical Therapy: Stop Leaking and Stay Dry

Do you leak just a little bit when you laugh, cough or sneeze? Or maybe you only leak when you run and jump? Sometimes...

A Smart Face

Depending on your current age the signs of Smartphone Face may differ. Naturally, in our 30’s and 40’s we would be starting to see...

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The Women Partners of Fairfax Colon & Rectal

The women partners of Fairfax Colon & Rectal Surgery (FCRS) are a diverse group of colorectal surgeons. We not only share in the vision...

Hives: Triggers, Symptoms & Treatment

Urticaria (also called hives) is a common condition with many possible causes. It is easy to identify by both the health care provider and...

Embrace Your Curls

More and more women are embracing their curls and eagerly allowing their hair to run free. Mona Harb, Lofty Salon’s magical Curlyologist SM –...