At one time, Botox was seen as an antiaging tool of the rich and famous. Today, everyone is discovering and taking advantage of the benefits. According to the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, Botox injections were the most popular non-invasive cosmetic procedure in 2020. How Does Botox Work? When botulinum toxin is injected, it blocks […]
LASIK hasn’t been around for that long- the excimer laser to correct myopia and astigmatism was approved by Health Canada in 1990. Since then, many Canadians have used it to eliminate their reliance on glasses and contacts. Most LASIK patients achieve 20/25 vision or better, which is good for most activities. One of the biggest […]
Procedures like UtraView Lasik and PRK do an excellent job of correcting vision problems like farsightedness, nearsightedness, and astigmatism. However, if you have presbyopia (loss of near vision due to ageing) or suffer from especially severe farsightedness (a condition known as hyperopia), you may not be a good candidate for laser eye surgery. Enter refractive […]
Gentlemen: are you looking in the mirror and seeing things you want to change? You’re not alone. Until recently, cosmetic procedures were exclusively preferred by women. That’s changed. Guys are now taking more pride in their appearance, leading to a surge of interest in Botox for men. There’s even a name for it- ‘Brotox.’ According […]
Your eyes are typically the first part of your face to show aging, so blepharoplasty (more commonly known as eyelid surgery) can make a big difference in how you look and feel. By eliminating wrinkles, excess skin, and fat deposits around your eyelids, you can enjoy the personal and professional benefits that go hand-in-hand with a youthful and more polished appearance.
Although women make up the majority of patients, statistics from the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS) show that the number of men opting for cosmetic surgery went up by 28% between 2000 and 2016. In addition, eyelid surgery was the second most popular procedure for men in the U.S. in 2019, second only to nose reconstruction. If you ...
Your eyes are one of the first things people notice about you. They also show signs of aging sooner than any other part of your face. Loose skin, fat deposits, and puffiness around the eyes can all make you look older and more tired. In extreme cases, they can even impair your vision. Blepharoplasty (eyelid […]
UltraView LASIK™ is one of our signature vision correction treatments. At UELC, we use it to correct problems like farsightedness, nearsightedness, and even astigmatism. While it yields excellent results, not all patients qualify for this procedure. When determining whether you are a candidate for a flap-based laser refractive surgery, we assess several factors, one of […]
The COVID-19 pandemic has made life challenging for many If you live with keratoconus, you may find it particularly difficult as your eyesight can worsen without proper treatment. As a leading eye care clinic, we often get calls from patients wondering the following: Whether updating their lens prescription is critical, considering the potential risks of […]
As a popular eye clinic for laser vision correction and eye treatment throughout Toronto, Scarborough, Vaughan, and Brampton, we often see many patients who are feeling anxiety and fear before a procedure. Feeling apprehensive or nervous before surgery is normal. Although LASIK is safe and one of the most successful eye surgeries, these reactions are […]
Eyelid surgery, also known as blepharoplasty, is a procedure that can help you have a more youthful appearance by removing the excess skin and tissues surrounding the eyes. If you have drooping or saggy skin, puffiness, bags under the eyes that give you a stressed or tired appearance, this procedure can help you tighten the […]