Category Archives: General

Getting Rid of Scars

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At Halloween people will often use plastic or painted scars as part of their costumes. The scars are scary. They represent injury, or damage and other than at Halloween, nobody wants to have one. Scars can also remind us of bad experiences. A traumatic event, an emergency, a time of despair. At this time in […]

Does Fat Freezing Work?

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The answer is yes! But a better question is will it be enough to make you happy? Let’s start with how it works. For various reasons fat cells are more sensitive to cold temperatures than skin, muscle, and other types of tissue. Fat freezing takes advantage of this by using a vacuum to suck fatty […]

What You Need to Know About Electrolysis

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Managing unwanted body hair can be a frustrating, time consuming, and painful hassle. Shaving can really irritate your skin and waxing or plucking can be an excruciating process to go through. Worst of all, you have to repeat the whole process over and over again. At The Spiegel Center in Newton, we have the solution […]

Hair Today, Gone Tomorrow: Get rid of unwanted hair COMFORTABLY with electrolysis and laser

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Hair is such a problem. You can have a bad hair day, need to shave, lack hair where you want it, and have hair where you wish you didn’t. If you have too little hair, we can do hair grafts, painstakingly, one at a time, to naturally recreate your hairline. But, if you want to […]

What’s Trending in Plastic Surgery – Summer 2020

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Not even Nostradamus could have predicted a year like 2020! Nearly all aspects of life have been shaken up including how we shop, how we socialize, where we work, and what we wear. Of course, these changes are leading people to reevaluate what’s important to them and across the country plastic surgery has surged in […]

7 Important Things to Know About Gender Confirmation Surgery

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Across the country, there’s greater visibility of the transgender community than ever before—but that comes alongside alarmingly high rates of violence perpetrated against trans men and women, especially those of color. Society has a long way to go in terms of creating a safe, accepting environment, but there are rays of hope: growing destigmatization of […]

COVID-19 Update

To our beloved patients: We have missed you! Though we were not open these past few months to help with the national response to COVID-19, we have been very busy! The entire staff of TSC has been working behind the scenes to rearrange appointment, learn new systems, and ensure you have a beautiful experience at […]

Lets talk about masks!

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 If you heard about masks or know about mask and you go out in public, you may not know the difference between them or the different types. 3 Point Mask – Standard medical mask – It does a good job protecting other people from your breath, and you from other peoples breath to some […]

Breast Augmentation: 5 Do’s and Don’ts to Consider!

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At The Spiegel Center in Boston, we know that the decision to undergo breast augmentation can be a difficult one to make. You likely have many questions, and you may be worried that when it’s all done you may not end up with the results you want. If you are considering breast augmentation (breast implants, […]

Spiegel Center Opening!

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Great News! On Monday, May 18th, we are back in the office and ready to go! We are excited to get back to seeing and caring for you! At the same time, the safety of our patients, staff and their families is our top priority. As a result, there will be changes in our office […]