Lose weight with Smooth Aesthetics & Semaglutide

Lose weight with Smooth Aesthetics & Semaglutide

Author: Oscar Leyva RN, MSN. OWNER Smooth Aesthetics

Oooh oh oh OZEMPIC….You may have heard the catchy jingle on TV. Ozempic is a diabetes medication that helps lower A1C levels and can also result in weight loss. It is so effective at helping people lose weight that non-diabetics are also seeking the medication for its weight loss magic. This additional demand has created a shortage of products which has resulted in causing supply shortages and skyrocketing prices. Many non-diabetics with a prescription are paying an average of $1000 for a one-month supply! Fortunately, this shortage has prompted compounding pharmacies to take the generic form of Ozempic (semaglutide) and compound it with vitamin B12 for a new and much more cost-effective way for non-diabetics to get in on this Ozempic weight loss phenomenon.(Read More…)

Glutathione and The Benefits 

Glutathione and The Health Benefits  

Helping your body flush out toxins and reduce inflammation is a great benefit of Glutathione. It is naturally produced in the body and is composed of 3 amino acids; cysteine, glycine, and L-glutamic acid. It is found predominantly in the liver and acts as an antioxidant, free radical scavenger, and detoxifying agent. Free radicals are unstable molecules that travel through the body and cause damage to enzymes, proteins, hormones, and healthy tissue resulting in increased inflammation and premature aging.  (Read More…)

How Hormone Replacement Therapy Can Benefit You

I can’t express enough how wonderful my experience has been since I started replacing my testosterone with Hormone Replacement Therapy.  It was strange because I thought that someone as young as myself (in the early ’40s) would not be having any type of issues…I was wrong.

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Immune Support to Defend Against COVID-19

The Coronavirus, also known as COVID-19 has forever changed the world as we know it. Never has a single event impacted every part of our existence in our lifetime. Terms such as Social Distancing and N-95 masks are now in our everyday vocabulary. Toilet paper and hand sanitizer are now regarded as valuable commodities. As an Emergency Department Medical Doctor, I am frequently asked how to protect one’s self from Coronavirus. In addition to practicing proper hand hygiene techniques and heeding orders to practice social distancing, one thing I always tell my patients is to boost their immune system as much as possible for support against COVID -19.
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Resolve to Improve your Health at the Cellular Level

Every year on January 1st, millions of Americans vow to correct behaviors that are considered undesirable. Among these are to increase their physical activity, lose weight, drink less alcohol, or even quit smoking. All of these behavior changes are helpful in improving your health. Most people, however, are not thinking about improving their health at the cellular level. 

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Do IV Hangover Drips Really Work?

One of the most frequent questions that I get when people learn what we do for a living is, “do IV hangover drips really cure a hangover?” Getting a hangover IV drip are the best cure for hefty hangovers. Let’s delve a little deeper into what a hangover actually is and why you feel so poorly after a night of over-indulgence.(Read More…)