If there’s one test that you should never miss, it’s definitely your eye examination. Most people tend to overlook the need for a vision check due to their hectic schedules or even the lack of initiative. Most likely, they wait for a serious change in their vision before paying a visit to their Optometrist. What […]
Just when design specialist Mark Aquino thought that ‘legal blindness’ would be the end of his ability to fully enjoy and see the world, he found hope at Shinagawa Lasik Center. From an eye grade of 450/325 with astigmatism of 0.50 on both eyes, he now enjoys a 20/12 vision. Thanks to the expertise of […]
Are you a travel junkie but cannot make the most out of your trips because you lose your glasses or your contact lenses were torn? Bid good bye to your “second eyes” after LASIK surgery. Fully enjoy your adventures without the hassle! See how LASIK can become your best friend when it comes to your […]
In this age of technology, our eyes are glued to the screens of our smart phones or desktops 24/7. Long exposure to gadgets can lead to different eye disorders which is why our eyes also need some time to rest. In order to maintain the optimum health for your eyes, here are some exercises that […]
Filipina model and actress Ellen Adarna flaunts a 6-minute ZPrime LASIK eye surgery performed at Shinagawa Lasik & Aesthetics Center by Medical Director & Senior Surgeon Dr. Jaime Dinglasan, Jr. that restored her vision back to 20/20. “I feel so great. The whole procedure was painless and I was surprised that I didn’t feel anything […]
Radio DJ, TV/Events Host, and Travel Blogger Jamie Fournier had LASIK at Shinagawa Lasik Center, which restored her vision from 375 for both eyes to an amazing 20/12 (better than 20/20) vision. Two months after the procedure, Jamie created this vlog to share her experience, from the eye screening down to the post-op checkup. She […]
Your eyes are windows to your soul, so goes the saying. Aside from revealing your emotions and thoughts, they also tell a lot about your overall state of health. Because of this, it’s important to detect eye abnormalities. Here are 6 common eye irregularities that often reflect an underlying health problem: Sudden Blurry Vision. Weakening […]
Round and chubby-faced Cristina easily achieved slimmer and more contoured face in time for her wedding vow renewal, thanks to the FaceSlim treatment at Shinagawa. Like most women, nurse and entrepreneur Christina “Tins” Buan loves the idea of a perfect wedding. When her partner asked her hand in marriage for the second time around, she knew […]
So, you’ve finally determined the root cause of your undereye darkness. Now, it’s time to choose the right treatment(s). Contrary to common belief that dark circles can be banished by simply getting a full night of shut-eye, they usually require medical intervention. Treatments include: Eye Cream and Chemical Peel Eye cream with topical bleaching agent […]
Troubled by the noticeable dark circles under your eyes do not seem to go away even after getting a good night’s sleep? Dark undereye circles (also called periorbital dark circles) are common concerns among many adults. They are not dangerous to your health, but they can make you look old, sick, and tired, which can […]
Contact lenses are medical devices worn directly on the corneas of the eyes for vision correction or aesthetics purposes. Although useful, they can put the eyes at risk of infections and inflammation, especially when used for an extended period of time. This is because the lenses cover the entire corneas, reducing the amount of oxygen […]
Poor eyesight can be caused by many factors including genetics, age, and environment. In today’s digital world, however, most vision problems are often the result of poor eye care and bad habits. If you want to maintain your healthy vision for years to come, it’s time to break these unhealthy habits: 1. Too much screen […]
Wrinkles are part of the natural aging process but they don’t have to be noticeably etched on your face, especially if you’re not ready to look “old” just yet. With proper skin care and healthy lifestyle habits (plus a little help from science), you can reduce their appearance and look younger by many years. Here […]
Not enough time to lose weight for your beach holiday or get in shape for a special occasion? Before risking your life on crazy diets and workout programs or going under the knife, try these simple yet safe tricks that can boost your metabolism and burn fats in a short period of time: Reduce your […]
Dermal fillers are cosmetic treatments that help increase skin volume to smooth out wrinkles, reduce pitted scars, and make lips fuller. Unlike botulinum toxin, fillers do not reduce the activity of muscles in the face. Out of the many kinds of dermal fillers available in the market, hyaluronic acid (Restylane, Juvederm, Captique) is the considered […]
Bothered by the wrinkles that start to creep around your eyes, on your forehead, and on the rest of your face? Heck! If only you can easily get rid of wrinkles using botulinum toxin… But it seems like that’s a woman’s thing, right? The truth is nobody’s stopping you from getting botulinum toxin, also called […]
Actress Gwen Zamora discovered a new beauty treatment called #REBORN at Shinagawa Aesthetics Center. The Filipina-Italian beauty was one of the clinic’s first clients to try out the new premium derma service. Gwen got #REBORN to get rid of the dark circles under her eyes and rejuvenate her dull skin from lack of sleep. Calling […]
Mikey Bustos was having fun as he documented his LASIK post-op checkup two months after his surgery. “Blindness is not an option,” said the cheery Vlogger after finding out that his 20/10 vision remained unimpaired. LASIK post-op checks are important to determine how a patient’s vision has progressed after the surgery. This procedure is free […]
Shinagawa Ortigas celebrated its first anniversary on February 19, 2017. Located at Hanston Square Building in San Miguel Avenue, the clinic has catered to approximately more than 200 patients in LASIK and aesthetics since its opening last year. “It’s really heartwarming to know that we’ve helped a lot of people since starting our operation. Numerous […]
Start the new year bright and clear with a LASIK party from Mikey Bustos and friends. A whole new world and a new fantastic point of view it is! Get your LASIK treatment only at Shinagawa Lasik Center, the world’s leader in laser vision correction.
Charlie Cuna (PBA Sportscaster, Professor, and Lawyer) has been wearing glasses for almost 40 years, relying on them to read, play sports, and do a lot of stuff. His life made an impressive turn after a LASIK surgery at Shinagawa Lasik Center. Watch his story below.
Bloggers Yuki Tansengco (The Style Cat) and Sab Lee (Jay and Sab Around the World) both had vision problems since childhood. Yuki had an eye grade of -2.5 to -2.75 and relied on prescription glasses while Sab, although reluctant to wearing glasses despite being diagnosed with nearsightedness in grade school, had to wear contact lenses […]
DID YOU KNOW… That it only takes less than 20 minutes to get perfect vision? With LASIK, getting 20/20 vision is not just possible nowadays; it’s also fast and easy! LASIK (Laser Assisted in Situ Keratomileusis) is the most common type of laser eye surgery used to treat nearsightedness, farsightedness, and astigmatism. Using a computer-controlled excimer laser, […]
Warts are the white, beige, or brown small skin bumps that appear almost anywhere in the body. They are caused by HPV (human papillomavirus), which is acquired when a person is exposed to an environment with contaminated objects or through skin contact with a person who is a carrier of HPV when shaking hands or […]
After your teeth whitening treatment, the last thing you want to see is discoloration. To avoid the recurrence of a yellowish teeth, here are the steps on how to keep your teeth bright and white: Daily Oral Care Daily brushing and flossing will eliminate the stains and food residues that cause plaque. Make sure that […]
Having dark underarms is truly embarrassing. The most common causes of darkening are shaving, excessive sweating, use of deodorants to name some. But what are the best ways to get rid of dark underarms? Stop Shaving Using razors to shave your armpits can contribute to darkening of the skin. When shaving, the root of hair […]
People mostly desire a nice body shape particularly having a flat belly because they want to look good in a tight pair of jeans or in a bikini. The great thing about having a sexy body is it boosts your self-esteem, and having high self-esteem makes you more motivated to care for yourself and achieve […]
Recent studies show that patients underwent LASIK treatments were satisfied with the outcome of the surgery. However, this doesn’t rid them from other eye diseases. Protecting one’s eyesight begins with good nutrients. Here are some tips that will keep your eyesight clear as the sky. 1. Eat Healthy Foods Though your eyes were already treated […]
LASIK is the most effective and safest procedure for correcting refractive errors, like myopia, hyperopia, presbyopia, and astigmatism. However, some people who qualify for the procedure hesitate to get treated because of unfounded fears and rumors. Here are common LASIK fears that you shouldn’t worry about: “I’m afraid of the pain.” Fact: LASIK Is […]
Here is an Infographic about Dental Braces. Dental braces can correct malocclusion or the imperfect positioning of the teeth when the jaws are closed. There are different types of dental braces to choose from but it works depending on your needs.
Summer is one of the favorite seasons in the Philippines because of the outdoor activities this weather invites. However, this is also the time where our skin is prone to damage like dryness, occurrence of signs of aging, skin discoloration and the like. So, how can you maintain your skin hydrated while enjoying the warm […]
In the Philippines, Dental Braces for teens have gone from stigma (that only nerds wear braces). In recent years, orthodontics became a fashion trend and a status symbol for teenagers but since wearing orthodontic braces cost a fortune, some teens would opt to wear fake braces that can be bought at online shops, street […]
Are you confused about the difference of IPL and Laser Hair Removal? Here is an Infographic about the comparison of two hair removal procedure and which procedure is more effective.
Contact lenses have been around for much longer than most people believe. Leonardo da Vinci thought of the concept of contact lenses in 1508, along with many other modern day conveniences. Renee Descartes developed the concept further by sketching a protruding contact lens in 1636. Later, in 1801, a scientist named Thomas Young became the […]
Acne is inherited. It is genetic. If your parents both had acne, there is a higher chance that you will have it as well. Knowing about your family’s acne history can be helpful in treating your acne problem. Those people who experience breakouts usually get embarrassed and it affects your confidence and it has negative […]
As people age, the collagen and elastin production in our body gradually decreases which causes the skin to look older. Other factors that lead to loss of collagen are smoking, unhealthy diet and free radicals from UV exposure which damages the skin cells. Learning about what causes our skin to age help us understand and […]
Having a slimmer and well-contoured face has always been a beauty goal of most people, especially women. Aside from making the face appear thinner, it also gives a more striking look, which is one-step closer to looking like the stunning celebrities and high fashion models we see on TV. For this reason, some people would […]
Once in a while, you need to take a break from all the stress that the world throws upon you. Stress is your body’s way of responding to any kind of demand or threat. Your nervous system responds by releasing a flood of stress hormones, including adrenaline and cortisol, when you feel threatened. This causes […]
As we age skin elasticity reduces and our facial muscles and skin become loose and sagged over time due to volume loss and fat in our face, which make it droopy and wrinkles look visible. Some people would go to the extent of plastic surgery or facelift surgery to address the sagging of their skin […]
Did you know that for every missing tooth you lose approximately ten percent of the ability to chew food. Not only that, the unsightly gaps also affects the way your teeth look which affects the way you feel. You don’t have to worry now because Shinagawa Lasik and Aesthetics Philippines is now offering Dental Implants […]
Stretch Marks? This is one of the issues that every woman hates about her skin. Visible lines appear on our skin because the dermis cannot stretch quickly as the body expands due to the rapid change in the body such as pregnancy, weight gain or weight loss, and for hereditary factors. Luckily, there are still ways […]
To Improve Appearance Because we want to settle not only for a better look but the best look. To treat those uneven skin tones, dark underarms that’s keeping us from wearing those trendy and flashy clothes, or undergo a mommy makeover that will remove those stretch marks from giving birth. To Boost Confidence […]
Want to know the wonders of Fractional CO2 Laser and How it Works? Here is an Infographic about Fractional CO2 Laser Treatment Does this Infographic help you decide to have Fractional CO2 Laser? If Yes, then contact us for a free consultation and price quotation.
Reverse aging? IMPOSSIBLE? NO MORE. Why do all people WANT to look YOUNGER? AGE is a one of the HOTTEST TOPICS especially in women, because everyone wants to look and feel FOREVER YOUNG. Who does not want to look younger than her age? Nothing beats the feeling of the ‘freshness’ that comes with […]
Are you conscious of how you look when you gaze in the mirror? Do you start to think of ways to counter the signs of aging? Do you start to consider buying different anti-aging products to that promise to defy time. Buying over the counter products that promise to make your skin go back to […]
When surgery comes into a person’s mind, it is always associated with fear, anxiety and worry. Not only because of the known ‘word-of-mouth’ gravity of the procedure, and sometimes the appearance of the pieces of equipment that will be used, but also and most importantly, the cost of the procedure. Surgery used to be painful, […]
”THIS MORNING’S SUNRISE DOES NOT DEFINE ITSELF BY LAST NIGHT’S SUNSET.” Who does not want to LOOK YOUNGER, MORE BEAUTIFUL AND RADIANT than ever before? Everyone has this desire to be GAZED at, ADMIRED, AWED and APPRECIATED, and what better way is there than to be PHYSICALLY ATTRACTIVE? At a glance, the face will be […]
With the fast-paced world today, the hustle and bustle of people meeting deadlines, always rushing to accomplish their tasks, meet demands and expectations, and level up their status or position, whether at school or at work, or even just get household chores done, health is oftentimes taken for granted. One evident example is eye health. […]
The Christmas season is over and for sure, you have enjoyed all the food, music and activities in the parties you and your family and/or friends had attended. You have participated in preparations, stayed awake at night just to come up with different ideas to perk up your celebrations. After the holidays, you were already […]
We, at Shinagawa Lasik and Aesthetics has cemented our status as the NO. 1 Lasik and Aesthetics surgery clinic. We have served over 3 million satisfied patients combined (lasik, aesthetics, and orthodontics) while ensuring the safest and highest level of treatments at a very reasonable price. We take pride to introduce the fastest LASIK technology […]
What is the role of Collagen to our skin? Collagen is a protein that our cells produce, it gives firmness and elasticity to our skin. As we get older the production of collagen slows down which causes our skin to develop wrinkles, fine lines and sagging of skin. However, you can repair or reverse the […]
You might be unfamiliar with LASIK – the advanced treatment for eye conditions like myopia, hyperopia, and astigmatism. Here is an Infographic that will help you know about its origin, the ailments that it can cure and the person who are eligible for the treatment, and how the procedure is done. It also has reminders […]
The eyes are the most used sense organs at home, in school and at work. People need clear eyesight for gardening, cooking, lawn mowing, sewing and other household chores. Students, teachers and professors read piles of books and researches wherein their eyes are overly used. Workers alike, need good eyesight in order to deliver high […]
In a short video, Yuki Tansengco, a blogger from StyleCat expressed her awe and satisfaction with the results of her eye treatment at Shinagawa Lasik and Aesthetics Center.
Oral prophylaxis or Teeth cleaning, as we all know it is necessary to promote proper oral health care. It is a cleaning procedure performed to our teeth for thorough cleaning with the expert eye of a dentist and specialized dental equipment. It is very true that most of us don’t pay attention to having our […]
Most people would like to attain a perfect white skin. Skin without blemishes and is free of wrinkles. Different factors affect the smoothness of the skin we would love to have. Blemishes could be lessened if not totally erased. Whitening products and procedures are always up on the market, you just have to look for […]
Aside from our skin and hair which is one of the most common concerns of many about themselves, having a set of perfect white teeth is just as important as having a blemish free skin and shiny, silky hair. Some people feel conscious about having teeth discoloration. It could be one of the reasons as […]
They say having Astigmatism is like driving through life with a “warped windshield”. Though there is no known cause for most cases of Astigmatism, it is usually attributed to an imperfection in the shape of the eye, particularly the cornea, which is responsible for most of the eyes ability to “bend light” or focusing most […]
When we think about the future we often focus on securing our lives financially. But there is one aspect we often overlook: eye health. Even though we enjoy clear vision, caring for our eyes doesn’t end at achieving 20/20 vision. 1. Follow the 20-20-20 rule. We spend most of our lives facing digital screens so it’s […]
No part of our body is immune to warts. They can pop up just about anywhere. Contrary to popular belief, they are not caused by contact with frogs and toads. They are, however, caused by skin-to-skin contact. There are different kinds of warts: Plantar warts usually have a flesh-colored or light brown lumps which appear […]
Change is a natural part of living. Lines and wrinkles form on our faces as we age. Scars are left as reminders of old wounds and acne. And when a rapid change in our body’s size occurs, stretch marks often surface. Though the appearance of these lines are usually an effect of pregnancy or rapid weight loss, it […]
Just because the weather is gloomy, it doesn’t mean your skin should be the same way. During the rainy season, your skin can become dry or suddenly oily due to the humidity the wet season can bring. Some ways to care for your skin include: Hydration. Drinking up to 10 glasses of water a day, […]
Seeing the world clearly may seem like an impossibility to those who have spent most of their lives having to deal with poor eyesight. But with the advent of various technological advances in medicine, we are presented with more options. 20/20 vision is now no longer a dream. With LASIK (Laser-assisted In-Situ Keratomileusis) or corrective eye surgery, […]
There are many different causes of hair loss from anemia, illnesses and infections, stress, crash dieting etc. but the most common hair loss problem is caused by genetics. There is a high possibility that you may have a family member (whether mother or father’s side of the family) that have a hereditary type of hair […]
Platelet Rich Plasma, or PRP, is a fraction of your own blood drawn off and spun down and then reapplied or injected to create improved tissue health. It is a biological skin rejuvenation treatment to regenerate epidermal tissue. PRP is the ultimate biological skin rejuvenation treatment, as the platelets are very small cells in your […]
1. I’m too young to have a hair transplant. The minimum age to have this surgery is to be at least in their 20’s, especially for men who have extensive hair loss at this early age due to a strong family history of genetic hair loss. However, most men who seek hair transplant surgery are […]
Thread lifting has been practiced for over a decade and results have been variable. It is a minimally invasive procedure inserting barbed sutures into the skin providing a facelift effect and is capable of lifting to a certain extent the upper eyelids, cheeks, jowls, and neck.
Several patients come in for removal of Syringoma. Syringoma are benign sweat duct tumors usually seen around the eyelids. They are skin-colored to whitish-yellowish papules that have a genetic and female predilection.
Stretch marks is one of the hardest to treat dermatologically. One of the causes would be pregnancy because it stretches your skin in the abdomen. Aside from that, genetics can also play a role. The appearance of stretch marks can vary, it depends on the color of your skin; they can start out pink, reddish […]
Dermal fillers are injectable fillers used by cosmetic, dermatological, and plastic surgeon to soften deep folds and reduce wrinkles in the faces of patients. The substance is largely hyaluronic acid, a substance normally found in the skin, muscles, and tendons of mammals. Dermal fillers prime use are removing nasolabial folds, or “smile lines,” creases of […]
Melasma is a very common patchy brown or blue-gray facial skin discoloration, almost entirely seen in women in the reproductive years. There are three clinically patterns; centrofacial, malar and mandibular. It is more commonly seen in patients with higher skin types. The pigment deposition can be epidermally or dermally based, with some cases involving both.
The eyes are a prominent facial feature. It is the surrounding skin, rather than the eyes themselves that convey emotion. The skin tissues, muscle, fats, hair and lashes all contribute to the the wide array of expressions. Age, sun exposure, and heredity factors all contrbute to wrinkles, deep lines, and puffiness around the eyes. The […]