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Am I a Good Candidate for a Tummy Tuck?

A tummy tuck or abdominoplasty is a surgical procedure that can trim away loose skin and eliminate stubborn fat for a smoother, more contoured midsection. At Sapphire Advanced Aesthetics, Dr. Smith offers a minimally-invasive tummy tuck technique called the Avelar … Continue reading

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What Is a Brazilian Butt Lift?

A Brazilian butt lift, otherwise known as a BBL – not to be confused with Broadband Light therapy which also used the BBL acronym – is an increasingly popular procedure that uses fat taken from other areas of your body … Continue reading

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The Lowdown on ProFractional Laser

Are you in search of a way to revive winter-weary skin without surgery or an extended recovery period? ProFractional laser treatments might be the solution for you. This procedure, offered at Sapphire Advanced Aesthetics, combines the best of different types … Continue reading

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Tickle Lipo: Now is the Time

With snow and cold still the primary weather pattern for Minnesotans, it is hard to imagine that summer might be on the way. Despite the current temperatures, bathing suit season will indeed be here before you know it, so it’s … Continue reading

Posted in: Laser Lipo, Liposuction


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Why Choose Dr. Leslie Smith?

When you are considering a cosmetic treatment in Minneapolis, the right physician will have a profound impact on your experience and your results. Dr. Leslie Smith understands that, which is why she brings the highest standards of professionalism and care … Continue reading

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Benefits of a Non-Surgical Facelift

Turning back the clock on your appearance doesn’t have to mean an invasive surgical procedure any longer. Today, advanced techniques have allowed us to achieve comparable results to surgery with minimally-invasive procedures that involve much less discomfort and downtime. For … Continue reading

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