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.
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
Major media outlets like Netflix have put out documentaries about it. People in the scientific community have been talking about it and even using it over the latter part of the past decade. We are talking about designer DNA and gene editing. Processed used to...read more
Have you recently found a skin tag? They aren't a major concern health-wise but can cause you to feel less confident. In this article, we will discuss skin tags, skin tag removal, associated costs, and some other aspects that you might find interesting....read more
Skin cancer is the most common cancer affecting people in the united states. With May being skin cancer awareness month, we figured it would be a good idea to help our followers know how best to avoid skin cancer. There are over 5 million cased diagnosed annually in...read more