Institute Insights by Chicago Cosmetic Institute
Learn more about cosmetic procedures, news, and innovations with industry pros.
Along with our newly-revamped website, we have launched Institute Insights – an area of our site geared towards serving up as much information as possible to help people learn more about what we do, events happing in real time at the Institute, breakthroughs in our industry, and answering specific questions asked by you. If you’d like an area to be covered, please feel free to get in touch with us via the site. We are happy to cover any pressing questions you may have.
Breast augmentation is a term used to generally describe any procedures used to change the shape or size of the breast. The most common form of breast augmentation is breast implants - silicone or saline implants added into the breast to increase their...read more
Are you looking to get rid of all that peach fuzz, your sideburns, or just to even out the skin on your face? If so, you might have heard of dermaplaning – a treatment performed by a licensed aesthetician or skin care doctor where a small layer of skin...read more
CoolSculpting for the lower abdomen (Case Study) Most patients come in seeking help in removing stubborn belly fat from the abdomen and flanks. This patient did just that. CoolSculpting was used to help him achieve the results you can see in the before and after...read more
Dermal fillers like Restylane and Botox are the most popular non-surgical cosmetic treatment in the world. They are FDA approved and used to reduce the appearance of wrinkles and folds on the skin. What is Botox? Botox is the most popular non-surgical cosmetic...read more
Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP) How does it work? Platelets are a type of blood cell. They serve many purposes in the body, one of which is to clot the blood so people do not excessively bleed out when the skin is broken by a cut, etc. Another, however, is to help...read more
It's not something to be embarrassed about. Millions of men in America are living with "man boobs," better known in the medical community as gynecomastia. It is not always something unhealthy, rather just something people dont like the look of and want to be removed...read more
It usually isn't something you would associate with a Cosmetic Institute, right? Yes, we know it is a bit unusual, but our medical spa provides treatments to help your eyelashes grow out longer and stronger for a variety of reasons. It is one of the newest treatments...read more
The Chicago Mommy Makeover After the baby is home and the initial shock of motherhood eventually fades away, focus often switches to getting that post-pregnancy body whipped into pre-pregnancy shape. A Mommy Makeover is a bundle of cosmetic procedures put together to...read more
Laser treatment can be used for tons of different things when it comes to skincare. Our medical spa specializes in all of these different treatments. Most of what they do is aimed at improving the texture and color of the skin. Laser treatment for pores is available...read more
Join the COOL Movement Have you heard of CoolSculpting? It is a relatively new procedure that is able to freeze your fat and get rid of it for good, non-surgically. Now is a good time to learn the ins-and-outs of this revolutionary new procedure. CoolSculpting is able...read more