Dr. Youn's Blog

An Urgent Warning I Received This Week

In the past week, a task force which includes the American Society of Plastic Surgeons and the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery issued an urgent warning to doctors regarding the number of deaths that have occurred in patients undergoing fat grafting to the buttocks, otherwise known as the Brazilian Butt Lift, or BBL. As […]

  • Posted on: Jul 19 2018
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This is the Ultimate in Skin Care

If you’re like most of my community, you walk into the beauty section at your local department store and are overwhelmed by the vast selection of products. They claim to lift this, tighten that, and even be “better than Botox.” It’s confusing, and the lack of FDA regulation makes it even more difficult to wade […]

  • Posted on: Jul 11 2018
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Some Exercise and Skin Tips

While exercise is important to fit into your life in general, it’s more important as you age because muscle mass and balance diminish as you get older. However, there are many great options for you to increase your strength, improve your balance, and stay in shape at any age. Here are just a few! Tai […]

  • Posted on: Jul 5 2018
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New Ways To Lose Fat Without Surgery

Several years ago I said on The Rachael Ray Show that non-invasive fat reduction is the holy grail of plastic surgery. Not only have we achieved this, but it seems that new treatments to reduce fat without surgery are hitting the market every month. Here are some of the newest options for fat reduction without surgery, some […]

  • Posted on: Jun 27 2018
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Tips to Holistically Detox Your Home

We tend to think of our homes as healthy refuges from potential hazards outside. But did you know that our homes also harbor potentially toxic elements that can affect our health? Here are some tips to make your homes holistically healthier: 1. Don’t sleep on your phone – Our mobile phones are constantly sending and receiving electromagnetic […]

  • Posted on: Jun 19 2018
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Secrets About Your Food You Should Know

Food is Medicine. Eating the right foods can improve your health and appearance, and eating the wrong ones can drag you down. Here are a few quick tips that you may not have realized about the food you’re eating! Diet soda will make you gain weight – People who drink diet soda pop, which is filled […]

  • Posted on: Jun 13 2018
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Natural Solutions for Sunburn and Thinning Hair in Women

It happens – we’re so busy we forget to wear sunscreen or re-apply it throughout the day, and our skin becomes sunburned. It’s painful, itchy, dry, and we want relief from it all as fast as possible. Instead of reaching for medication or cream full of chemicals that might cause more damage to the skin, […]

  • Posted on: Jun 5 2018
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5 Things Never To Use On Your Face… And A New Way To Tighten Skin!

When it comes to skin care, we all have our favorite products and at-home remedies passed down by family members. However, some of the products you’re using on the skin of your face may be causing more harm than good! Here are five commonly used products that should never be used on your face, and […]

  • Posted on: May 23 2018
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Organic or Conventional – Why the Choice Matters

How important is it to buy and eat organic food? If given the choice (and if it’s affordable), then I always recommend eating organic. Here’s why: 1. Conventionally grown produce (much of which is genetically modified, or GMO) can be subjected to the chemical herbicide glyphosate (Roundup). In fact, GMO foods are specifically designed to tolerate […]

  • Posted on: May 16 2018
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Try These Natural Remedies for Stress… And All About Energy Healing!

Do you get stressed out? I know I do, and a lot of my patients do as well. I’ve always been disheartened by how many of my new patients are on anti-anxiety medications. Some of these medications are addictive, like benzodiazepines, and can be dangerous when combined with alcohol and other prescription drugs. So do […]

  • Posted on: May 9 2018
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