How do I find the best dermal filler injector near me?

dermal filler specialist

Best tips for finding a dermal filler specialist   If you’re new to dermal fillers or your trusted dermal filler specialist is nowhere to be found, you may be wondering, “How do I find the best filler injector near me? And how do I trust a dermal filler injector?” A skilled dermal filler appointment will…

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The Uptick in Vaginal Rejuvenation

What is vaginal rejuvenation and why now? In about 2017 regenerative vaginal rejuvenation treatments made their splash. Until then, there weren’t restorative treatments for the vagina – they even took us by surprise! But what surprised us more were the number of our peri- and postmenopausal women who were accepting bladder leakage, dryness and lack…

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Cosmetic Skin & Laser Center: Best Medspa in Naples

Cosmetic Skin & Laser Center Injectors

Why is Cosmetic Skin and Laser Center the best medspa in Naples, FL? And maybe you haven’t even heard of us? Cosmetic Skin & Laser Center is a full aesthetic practice (much more than a medspa) that was established by Courtney Lo, PA and Gustav Lo, MD. For over 20 years, we’ve been helping our…

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Liposuction Recovery Week by Week

liposuction recovery

The ultimate guide to recovery after laser-assisted liposuction Best ways to reduce swelling, bruising and discomfort after your lipo procedure So you’ve recently had liposuction, and want your new and improved body shape as soon as possible. We get it! Though the bruising, swelling and scar tissue of laser-assisted liposuction procedures like Smartlipo are significantly…

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Can I dissolve lip filler?

Over the years, lip filler has become the latest trend thanks to celebrities like Kylie Jenner. To us at Cosmetic Skin & Laser Center medspa, it’s not about the latest aesthetic trends. For over the past two decades, we’ve helped clients maintain their lips natural beauty and shape with lip filler. Lip filler can be…

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Non-invasive Neck Lift with Ultherapy

Ultherapy at CSLC

How to Tighten & Lift Sagging Skin on the Neck with Ultherapy at Cosmetic Skin & Laser Center With video conferencing and hunching over your phone becoming the new norm, you might notice signs of aging in the area under the chin and skin on the décolleté like never before – and maybe it’s a…

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All About NEW InMode BodyTite!


What is BodyTite? With so many body contouring treatments, deciding on the correct one can be difficult. And BodyTite adds one more to the mix! BodyTite is a minimally invasive body contouring treatment. With BodyTite you get the fat reduction of liposuction with the best skin tightening treatment available. BodyTite uses radiofrequency energy to reduce…

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Three most common Botox injection areas

3 common botox areas

What are the most common areas to inject Botox? First, the brand name BOTOX® is used interchangeably with neuromodulator, like Kleenex and tissues. So when you hear the word “Botox,” many people may have had another brand of Botox. At Cosmetic Skin & Laser Center, we offer different brands of neuromodulators: BOTOX®, Dysport, and Xeomin.…

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Tighten Aging Skin with Ultherapy

Ultherapy at CSLC

Do you find yourself gently pulling back the skin on your face when you look in the mirror or noticing that little bit of loose skin under the chin or aging skin on the décolleté? These are the most common areas to show age first. At Cosmetic Skin & Laser Center, fine lines and wrinkles…

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Trending: Prejuvenation in your 20s and 30s


There’s no question that millennials and Gen Z are different from generations before, but when it comes to fighting signs of aging, they are leading the way in the world of beauty with “prejuvenation.” What is prejuvenation? Prejuvenation, a combination of the words prevention and rejuvenation, aims to capture both the preventative and restorative approach…

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Getting Started in Aesthetics

getting started in aesthetics

Want to get started in aesthetics? Don’t know where to begin? At CSLC, it’s easy. You can click here to book your complimentary consultation right online in Traverse City or Petoskey. At the appointment, one of our experienced aesthetic team will ask what you want to accomplish and give you some options within your time…

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InMode Morpheus8: The Treatment of Choice for All Ages

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Why is Morpheus8 the skin tightening treatment of choice for celebrities, grandmothers and millennials alike? Because it’s the easiest, most effective way to achieve younger looking skin without injections or downtime (ok, maybe a little pink skin for 2-3 days). This treatment is THE most versatile aesthetic treatment by far and can be customized not…

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Slimmer You – 3 Ways to Bring Back Your Shape

Top 3 body sculpting treatments

1. Coolsculpting Elite. One of the first noninvasive, fat-eliminating treatments to hit the market was Coolsculpting, and it just got better! The new Elite version treats two areas at once, delivers even smoother results, and covers more surface area – offering a 20-25% reduction in stubborn fat bulges with each treatment. FDA approved Coolsculpting uses…

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Why did CSLC open RegenCen?

We started treating vaginal dryness and mild urinary leakage in 2016 at Cosmetic Skin & Laser Center. And the treatments really worked and kept growing in popularity. Then, in 2020 everything changed because we adopted more and better treatments – we could help women with bladder control issues to a much greater degree than we…

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Best Month to do Laser Liposuction

Body Sculpting and Liposuction at CSLC / RegenCen

Since recovery from Smartlipo laser liposuction is relatively quick, it can be performed just about any time but of course, spring and early summer is extremely busy with body sculpting since everyone is thinking about bathing suits and shorts. And since so many of our patients travel to warm areas in the winter, we do…

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The Battle of the Thread Lift

Whether you’ve been waiting to try threads, or just due for your next perk, there might not be a better time. The next advancement in threads has arrived, and we are stoked about the results! In fact, Dr. Lo, Courtney and Lee have all had them in the last month. The history of threads: At…

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The Most Popular Facial Aesthetic Treatments

At CSLC, it’s not really a treatment that’s in demand as much as a goal – whether that’s wrinkle reduction, better skin, pre-juvenation or a refreshed, more youthful look. We can all agree that everyone wants to be a better version of themselves, not a different version. And our job is to make sure our…

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CSLC Ranked #1 Sculptra Provider in the U.S.A.

#1 Sculptra Provider in the U.S.A.

Number one? Really? In the whole United States? I was actually surprised myself. Don’t underestimate what a small collaborative group of passionate, motivated aesthetic professionals in Northern Michigan can accomplish. After congratulating my skilled injectors and our team that supports them, I contemplated how this could be. Our population base is small compared to cities,…

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The Botox Lip Flip

Botox Lip Flip at CSLC

Like a fingerprint, our lips are a feature that are unique to everyone.  We gloss them, moisturize them, tint them and color them up to complete our look.  And when that’s not enough, many seek out lip Botox injections to add subtle lift to their beautiful pout. The Botox lip flip enhances the natural shape…

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How to Help Thin Skin

Ways to help thin, crepey skin at CSLC

Does that thinning, wrinkling skin on your neck bug you every time you turn your head in the mirror? (otherwise known as “tech neck”)? Let’s address, “Why did it happen?” and “Why did it show up seemingly overnight?”
 Thin and loose skin is a byproduct of the aging process, and three concurrent skin cell changes…

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Learn more about laser hair removal in Traverse City and Petoskey.

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Cosmetic Skin & Laser Center has performed laser hair removal in Petoskey since 2001, and patients consistently tell us it’s one their best self-care investments. Of course it’s a huge time-saver (no more shaving, waxing, tweezing…) but it also saves money in the long run for the same reasons. It’s true that laser hair removal…

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How to Get Rid of Menopause Belly

What is menopause belly? Weight distribution changes if you’re perimenopausal, going through menopause, or postmenopausal and the additional pounds tend to accumulate right around your waistline, which we call the “menopause belly” or the “middle age spread.” Risks of menopausal belly fat  Menopause weight gain can have serious implications for your health. Excess weight, especially…

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Between Fillers and the Facelift Lies the Trifecta

FaceTite and Morpheus8 with just a tiny amount of fat removal combined in a single treatment becomes the perfect combination for lifting, tightening, and contouring the lower face and neck. “Everyone who wants to maintain their facial shape needs collagen stimulators like Sculptra and volumizing fillers like Contour or Voluma. That’s a given,” Courtney Lo, CSLC Clinical Director…

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Words from our Founders – 20 Years in Aesthetics

“Should I get an aesthetic treatment, and if so, which one?” As aesthetic providers, we get asked this question wherever we go. And the answer is simple, right? Of course you do! Because at all ages and stages, people want to look and feel better. It’s well-deserved simple self-care. After a visit to CSLC, you’ll…

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Love That Lift – Today’s Advanced Technology Restores Your Jawline

Let’s talk about lift. We all want it, and today’s lift isn’t your mother’s lift. Advanced technologies yield dramatic yet natural results (think 10 years off your age) without the invasive and complicated facelifts of 20+ years ago. LASER LIFT + FACETITE A Laser Lift + FaceTite procedure is your little secret for a youthful…

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Is CSLC a Med Spa?

CSLC is so much more than a medspa.

We’ve worked 20 years to be much more than a medspa! We’re proud to offer patients a full service aesthetic and regenerative practice and 100% committed to offering you solutions for all your aesthetic needs, not just a few. As a medical practice with a very active physician and a team of Physician Associates, nurses,…

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How to Combat Covid-19 Weight Gain with Body Sculpting

Smartlipo / RFAL full body

Have you heard about the “other” covid-19? It’s 2021’s version of the Freshman 15. 42% of people gained weight during covid. The stressful and sedentary nature of last year disrupted people’s fitness routines and triggered weight gain—an average of 30 pounds. If you’re part of the 42%, you definitely aren’t alone, and we hope you’re…

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