Acting on Excessive Sweating
May 2016
The arrival of warmer days doesn't make 
everyone happy

In order to regulate its internal temperature, the body needs to produce sweat. However, when this process becomes unbalanced and you begin to sweat profusely, it affects your quality of life. While excessive sweating (hyperhidrosis) does not pose a risk to your health, it can have a significant negative impact, but know that solutions are available to you.

Come and visit us for all of your medical aesthetic concerns or needs. An evaluation will enable us to develop an individualized treatment plan that reflects your specific desires. Our team of professionals will be happy to guide you towards finding appropriate care in a sound and inspiring setting. Give yourself the attention you deserve.

We look forward to seeing you at Figurra Institute.
Figurra Medical professional's Column

Sweating allows the body to regulate its temperature and is therefore normal. It's when it becomes more excessive than necessary in fulfilling its role that we refer to hyperhidrosis or excessive sweating.

Heavy perspiration is not a serious illness, but rather a very real daily problem. It can lead to frequent perspiration and stained clothes; excessive sweating of the feet, armpits, face or head; sweat droplets on your palms or soles of the feet.

When deodorants and antiperspirants are not sufficient to fight perspiration and its effects, other treatments are available for you.


Embarrassed to wear shorts this summer?

Why do we have varicose veins on our legs? Varicose veins are veins that have lost their elasticity and that are dilated. Varicose veins no longer fulfill their blood transport role to the heart. 

These veins may present symptoms such as: heaviness, pain and swelling (edema), fatigue, tension, cramps, etc.; not forgetting their less than favorable appearance especially during the summer. 

How is a Varicose Vein Treatment preformed?
The patient is lying comfortably. The injections (needles) are almost painless and require no anesthetic. When used, the ultrasound guidance provides greater security through control of the needle position and visualization of the sclerosing foam. Compression stockings will also be recommended. After a few days, the veins shrink and harden indicating that the treatment is taking effect.

Is the result final?
It should be understood that vein disease is a chronic illness. When all large varicose veins have been treated and the reactions have faded, the venous circulatory system will return to normal. The skin condition will be improved. Telangiectasia (fine veins) can appear, or be formed again, and require additional treatment(s).

Don't hesitate to contact us today! Call 1-877-533-2828 to schedule an evaluation and mapping of your leg veins with Dr. Homayoon Jazebizadeh.
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News and Updates
Moving to Dieppe in September 2016
The construction of our new building located at 250 Champlain Street in Dieppe is making great progress. In May, we begin constructing the interior walls of our clinic, located on the 2nd floor of the new facility. We anticipate moving in September. We will share with you more pictures and details over the coming months.

The Figurra Family continues to grow...
One of our nurses, Sophie, and her husband are delighted to announce the birth of their 3rd child. Yannick was born on Tuesday April 29th, weighing 7lbs 4oz and measuring 20 inches.

Winner of our gift certificate!
Congratulations to Laura for winning our April monthly gift certificate of $50 for completing our satisfaction survey.

Réjean LeBlanc
Manager
Tel.: 1.877.533.2828
rejean@figurra.ca
Institut Figurra
79, rue Sackville
Shediac, NB  E4P 2R1
Tel.: 1.877.533.2828

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