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The O-Shot®: Yes, "O" Stands for ORGASM

The O-Shot, or "orgasm shot," is meant to help sexual dysfunction in women and stimulate the vaginal and clitoral tissue to aid in achieving orgasm. It is the newest application of PRP in aesthetic me...

Dr. Marc DuPéré
  • 10 minute read
  • Aug 28, 2018

Be Red-Carpet Ready for Tiff, an Anniversary, a Holiday, a Date…

Working in the "beauty business" means I regularly get asked what someone can do to be "skin-ready" prior to an event, be it a birthday, an exquisite holiday, a special date... etc.  There is no doubt that when having a few months to get ready, as in for a wedding, many more treatments are availabl...
Dr. Marc DuPéré
Master Medical Esthetician & Laser Technician
  • 6 minute read
  • Mar 25, 2016

Men Also Want Facelifts  

It's not just women; men are vain, too. My practice proves it to me, with 19% of our new requests coming from men: lawyers, dentists, journalists, Bay Street boys, entrepreneurs, and builders, hairdressers, bodybuilders, doctors, etc. Men want to keep the edge and the alpha look. The Toronto, Montr...
Dr. Marc DuPéré
Master Medical Esthetician & Laser Technician
  • 6 minute read
  • Mar 25, 2016

Love Your Body

I do believe in healthy nutrition and regular physical activity.  This is what I recommend to all my patients enquiring about liposuction and other types of body contouring procedures. Everyone should think of their body as a vehicle for their dreams and as their best friend. Learn to respect it. Y...
Dr. Marc DuPéré
Master Medical Esthetician & Laser Technician
  • 7 minute read
  • Sep 21, 2014

Vanity versus Narcissism

“Feel Good”, “Look Good” or “You deserve to look your best”, these are all tag lines that can be said in many different ways.   What is comes down to, is vanity.  However, there is a fine line between healthy vanity and being narcissistic.   It is all about natural beauty and unreal...
Dr. Marc DuPéré
Master Medical Esthetician & Laser Technician
  • 3 minute read
  • Sep 20, 2014

Consultation Fees in Plastic Surgery

What is your plastic surgery consultation really worth? By Joyce Palmer I received an email from a prospective patient.  In it was stated that the patient did not want to pay the consultation fee for the fear that he or she would not go ahead with the procedure and would lose the $150 plus HST.  I...
Dr. Marc DuPéré
Master Medical Esthetician & Laser Technician
  • 2 minute read
  • Jun 28, 2014

Looks don’t matter?

"Looks don't matter... what matters is what's on the inside."  We tell it to our children, we hear it in the media and there are even story books written about it.  But is it true?  Or do looks matter to some extent…? The truth is that the inside can only take you so far, and in the real world,...
Dr. Marc DuPéré
Master Medical Esthetician & Laser Technician
  • 10 minute read
  • Jun 03, 2014

ASAPS Meeting in San Francisco and Napa!

I thought I would write a lighter blog today.  Having a French background, I love food.   I also love traveling so I thought I would share my latest trip in San Francisco and the Napa Valley. I recently attended the annual meeting of the American Society for Aesthetic Surgery Plastic Surgery (ASA...
Dr. Marc DuPéré
Master Medical Esthetician & Laser Technician
  • 5 minute read
  • May 27, 2014

Rough, Red Skin? Manage Rosacea With BBL Treatments

Do you ever see someone who always has a very red face and nose and wonder why?  This is a chronic condition called rosacea, something commonly seen and treated at Visage Clinic in Toronto by plastic surgeon Dr. Marc DuPéré. The symptoms of rosacea are easy to spot.  The most common is a facial ...
Dr. Marc DuPéré
Master Medical Esthetician & Laser Technician
  • 12 minute read
  • Mar 09, 2014

Here comes the Bride… and the Moms!

Statistically, June is the most popular month for wedding with August, September and October giving June a run for the money when it comes to tying the wedding knot!  This being said, the bride and her mom have hired a wedding co-ordinator, reserved the venue, chosen a florist, hired a photographer...
Dr. Marc DuPéré
Master Medical Esthetician & Laser Technician
  • 6 minute read
  • Feb 08, 2014

What is the ideal time to undergo plastic surgery?

With the cooler weather - and God knows how cold 2014 has been so far! - Toronto plastic surgery procedures are on the rise.  The cold winter weather is great for recovering from any plastic surgery procedure and because of this, the demand for aesthetic plastic surgery procedures is usually higher...
Dr. Marc DuPéré
Master Medical Esthetician & Laser Technician