About: Ian Lonergan

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Hit Your Unwanted Hair with a Photon Torpedo

Battling unwanted hair is so…Sisyphean. You shave. You wax. You pluck. You attack with chemical agents not far removed from napalm. And a couple weeks later the hair is back and you do it all over again. Ugh. But you can be freed from the ritual punishment of shaving permanently. At Aesthetic Plastic Surgery of […]


Follow the Crystals For Better Skin

Admit it. When you saw that headline your first thought was to pull up Shirley Maclaine’s New Age blog and put on a Yanni CD. Uh, that’s not what we’re talking about at Aesthetic Plastic Surgery of Delaware. We’re talking about using crystals to abrade the top layer of your skin. Think of it as […]


Have People Been Asking If You’re Getting Enough Sleep?

Gravity is the ultimate super hero. No one beats it, especially your skin and underlying muscle tissue on your face. The stresses of everyday life don’t help, either. The results show everywhere, including your forehead. On your forehead those issues — sagging skin, lines, drooping brows — can give people dealing with you the wrong […]


Why Do Our Faces Age So Much?

Time has no master. No matter how much we exercise. No matter how much we avoid hot dogs and the like. No matter how much sunscreen we slather onto our skin. No matter what we do our skin still ages. Simply delaying time’s inexorable trajectory would be nice. Fortunately, the signs of aging, while unstoppable, […]


Better Skin Through 12 Tiny Needles

The idea of puncturing the skin to trigger a wound-healing response from the body is nothing new. It was first tried clinically in the 1950s, but there were problems with infection. Then as tattoos grew in popularity in the 1990s, attempts were made to treat scars with tattoo guns minus the ink. Following tattoo guns, […]