Pre Treatment Instructions

Pre Treatment Instructions
Jun 2017

Special Instructions for clients receiving injectable (Botox, Juvederm, Radiesse, mesotherapy) procedures: please do not drink any alcoholic beverages or take Advil, aspirin, Aleve, excedrin, Ibuprofen, or Motrin, or fish oil for at least two days prior to your procedure. If you are prone to bruising, or if you drink regularly (1-2 drinks per week), please […]


Beauty for Men 2015

Beauty for Men - Cosmetic Procedures Men Should Consider - Austin, Texas
Jun 2015

In my practice, men rarely come in on their own accord…it’s usually prompted by a significant other. With a little prodding, men do express concerns about aging. Fortunately, men do age more gracefully than women. Testosterone promotes a better foundation (bone density and muscle mass) to their faces from the start, so the skin has […]


Women’s Health

Womens health blog by Dr. Sharit Ling, national instructor who trains physicians to perform medical aesthetic procedures. Cosmetic medicine.
May 2015

If you were to travel back in time to give your younger self some life wisdom, what would it be? Wear sunblock, instead of laying out with baby oil and iodine. Get plenty of sleep. Eat three square meals a day. Drink in moderation. Exercise regularly. Brush and floss twice a day. Don’t overpluck your […]


How did I suddenly become old?

Mar 2015

So, it’s come to this … you now see your mother in the mirror. You wonder, How did I suddenly become old? What can I do about it? Do I need plastic surgery?  Don’t worry, my friends, there is still hope for facial rejuvenation … without surgery. There are many advances that we can utilize […]


Beauty for the New Year 2015

Beauty Blog by Dr Ling Medical Aesthetics Beauty Tips
Mar 2015

Beauty for the New Year It has happened again…someone has tagged you on Facebook, with an unflattering expression on your face, your eyes half-closed, or an extra chin. What recourse do you have?  You can’t modify those photos; you can only un-tag yourself and hope no one saw them or didn’t recognize you.  Or…you can […]


Beauty for Men

Beauty for Men Blog by Dr Ling Men's Skincare Tips for Skincare for Men
Jun 2014

Three very burly men meet in a dimly-lit bar… They don shaggy beards, loose t-shirts, and generic jeans. They greet each other with strong handshakes and order beer. And the inevitable question arises when I meet them, “So…what do you do?” I reply, “I play with people’s faces,” which draws their curiosity. I explain, “I […]


Rediscovering your Beauty

Rediscovering your Beauty, blog by Dr Ling. Cosmetic Medicine, Austin, Texas. Tips by Dr. Ling on restoring your inner and outer beauty.
May 2014

Rediscovering your Beauty Restoring outer beauty is my business … and so is restoring inner beauty. “So, how does one restore inner beauty?” one asks … for it is with inner beauty that outer beauty can truly manifest itself. How can we replicate the glow that someone has when they are in love … the […]


Health and Beauty Resolutions

Innate Beauty Medical Rejuvenation Center - Chemical Peels - Austin, Texas
Dec 2013

It’s that time of year again…time for (gasp!) the New Year’s Resolution.  But, before you go make some lofty goals that you abandon in a month, give yourself the best chance of success.  Let us first review the characteristics of effective goals: 1.  Challenging. Your goals should be realistic and suited to your present capabilities. […]