By any number of measures, we live in stressful times, and numerous studies and surveys suggest that stress levels in the American population are at elevated levels due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, Ukraine War, inflation, economic fears, and other factors, including general unease about the future. At the close of 2022, the American Institute of Stress declared that the “current stress level experienced by Americans is 20 points higher than the global average,” making Americans among the most stressed people in the world.
Having a baby can bring incredible joy to new mothers, but in the months after childbirth, stretch marks, loose stomach muscles, and stubborn fat can affect a mother’s positive body image. After giving birth, women often struggle to lose the “baby weight” and restore the look and shape of their pre-pregnancy bodies, despite concerted diet and exercise efforts.
Our southwest Florida-area clients frequently ask us whether the “Forever Young” moniker of Sciton’s BroadBand Light® (BBL) therapy is an exaggeration. While nothing lasts “forever,” the Forever Young name is supported by research showing that BBL® treatments induce age-defying changes to skin cells at the molecular level.