Dr. Jason McWhirter’s Blog

Non-Surgical Cosmetic Procedures to Treat Dark Circles, Hollows and Bags Under Eyes

Dark circles, under-eye hollows and eye bags are not easy to treat but are an extremely common problem in the aging face. This can be a tricky area that often gets ignored by medical aesthetic professionals due to lack of confidence and the belief that there are only surgical options to correct the problem.  A surgical blepharoplasty, while helping to remove loose skin, often can lead to the under eye looking more hollow. At ReNue, I offer a non-surgical option for treating dark circles, hollows and bags under the eyes. It has taken me over 16 years to understand how … Continue Reading

ReNue’s Infamous Black Friday Event

Join us for our BIGGEST shopping event of the YEAR!  *Gift bags are given with a purchase while quantities last* No Rain Checks! Don’t miss out! ReNue Calgary Thursday, November 24th 12pm-5pm  ReNue Seton Friday, November 25th  1pm-6pm ReNue Airdrie Saturday, November 26th 10am-2pm 

Key Questions To Ask Your Medical Aesthetic Injector

It is very confusing for the average consumer to navigate the world of cosmetic treatments.  You have to filter out what the Kardashian’s are doing this week, what the latest trend in Hollywood is and simply what is right for you amongst all the chatter.   It leads to further questions like:  How do you decide on a business that provides such services?  What credentials should the person performing aesthetic treatments have?  What products do I trust to have injected into my face?  What are some key questions to ask the treating professional?  I am going to run a series … Continue Reading

Belkyra versus Coolsculpting

I love this graphic.  Double chin.  Get it!!!  I hope everyone had a really good summer.  I had a great summer with some travel, golf and of course planning for a busy fall at ReNue.  We have a bunch of contests upcoming on our Facebook® page so please update your e-mails with us to make sure you receive our regular newsletters.  You will need to follow us on Facebook to enter the contests. I have had many conversations of late about treating the double chin.  It turns out that cosmetic patients are more concerned with the way this part of their … Continue Reading

Are All Dermal Filling Agents Created Equal?

There is a lot of confusion in the World Wide Web universe about medical aesthetics and one of the more confusing subjects is dermal filling agents.  By dermal fillers, we generally mean the gel like products that get injected under the skin to plump and volumize areas of the face for a more youthful appearance. The most confusing aspect of dermal fillers is the fact that there are so many of them.  There are over 100 officially approved for use in Europe and Asia and the list is growing in North America.  Are they all of equal quality?  Are they … Continue Reading