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  1. Build Muscle and Sculpt Your Body with Emsculpt

    If you’ve worked out with the goal of a toned and sculpted body on your own without achieving the desired results, ask Dr. West about Emsculpt. This revolutionary treatment for men and women builds muscle and destroys fat cells for a sculpted & toned body. Is Emsculpt Right for You? A consultation with Dr. West… Read More

  2. Hair Thinning During the Pandemic? PRP May Be Right for You

    The COVID-19 pandemic has affected many aspects of daily living, from how and where we work to our favorite hobbies. Nearly two years into this worldwide crisis, most people have experienced life changes, including hair thinning. PRP therapy with Dr. Tina West provides a reliable option for stimulating hair growth and reversing unwanted hair loss…. Read More

  3. Is Lip Augmentation Right for You?

    Achieving full, luscious lips is an aesthetic goal for many of our patients. Thin lips may be a result of genetics or can occur due to volume loss that accompanies the aging process. Fortunately, lip augmentation with Dr. Tina West enhances the natural shape of the lips and creates a youthful fullness. The procedure is highly… Read More

  4. How to Rejuvenate Tired Eyes

    Your eyes can look and feel tired for several reasons, including lack of sleep, diet, digital eye strain, allergies, aging, and genetics. Tired looking eyes can negatively impact your appearance, causing others to perceive you as older and more tired than you actually are. If left unaddressed, this condition can diminish your confidence and self-esteem…. Read More

  5. How Effective is LED Light Therapy?

    At the West Institute, we take pride in selecting the most state-of-the-art technology that has demonstrated effectiveness, convenience, and value to our patients. One such treatment is LightStim LED Light Therapy, an anti-aging, relaxing, overall wellness treatment that requires no downtime or inconvenience. Our patients frequently ask, “What exactly is LED Light Therapy?”.  Below, we… Read More

  6. Your Ultimate Guide to the Types of Injectables

    Cosmetic injectables have boomed in popularity due to their effectiveness in in restoring and maintaining youthful facial contours. However, with so many types of injectables on the market, it can be confusing to determine which ones are most suitable for your needs and goals. Fortunately, Dr. Tina West has many years of experience as one… Read More

  7. Kick Your COVID-19 Fat with CoolSculpting®

    The COVID-19 pandemic has finally begun to take a turn for the better due to a drop in the number of cases and increased availability of vaccines. However, many individuals have voiced their concerns about the unwanted fat they gained while sheltering in place. Fortunately, CoolSculpting is the ideal solution for tackling sections of stubborn fat and… Read More

  8. Can an Injectable Treat Cellulite? Here’s What You Need to Know About the QWO Treatment

    The West Institute is proud to be selected as one of only 300 practices in the United States to be included in the early launch of QWO, the first and only FDA-approved injectable that treats moderate to severe cellulite.  Here are several things that you need to know about this innovative cellulite reduction treatment!  What… Read More

  9. 4 of the Best Non-Surgical Body Contouring Procedures for Your Figure

    As non-surgical cosmetic treatments become more accessible and advanced, the demand for effective non-invasive body contouring options continues to rise. Sculpting your body without surgery means avoiding many of the downsides accompanying a surgical procedure, such as incisions, sutures, or downtime. The West Institute’s Body Contouring Center is fully equipped with the most advanced, gold-standard devices and… Read More

  10. How to Take Care of Your Skin After Laser Resurfacing

    Caring for your skin after laser resurfacing is essential to achieving the best results. But what does your skin need during recovery? If you receive laser rejuvenation at the West Institute, we’ll provide detailed post-treatment instructions at the time of your procedure, and our team will be available to answer questions or concerns that arise… Read More