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Health & Wellness Blog

The world of beauty is always changing. With new advancements in preventative aging treatments, Botox, medical products (over the counter and prescribed) and more, keeping up with the latest healthcare trends can be exhausting. Learn how to live life to the fullest without the drama of popular styles and phases that fade out fast. Educate yourself about the smartest ways to feel your best. Let us guide you through the latest health and beauty topics in our regularly updated blog, which you’ll love to read and follow!

How the Trendy HCG Diet Can Help You Lose Weight for Summer, Fast!

You’ve probably heard about it by now. The popular HCG Diet. An extreme diet that involves injections of HCG (human chronic gonadtropin) combined with a 500 calorie diet and exercise. But you’ve probably also wondered does a diet plan like this really work? Yes! Incredibly well, actually. In fact most patients experience dramatic weight loss, up to a pound a... read more


Scars and Stretch Marks Be Gone!

You did it! You’ve worked so hard at the gym, so that you’ll feel and look great when it’s time to head to the beach. But then you notice them, tons of stretch marks and scars and all of a sudden, your confidence to put on that super cute bathing suit is gone! Well, put that suit back on, because... read more


Your Dream Beach Body Can be a Reality with SculpSure at Our Wellness Center in McAllen!

Spring Break is right around the corner, and you’re most likely trying to achieve that perfect little beach body you’ve dreamed about all winter long, right? You’re putting in that extra time at the gym, avoiding sweets, and eating your fruits and veggies but still nothing is working! Enter SculpSure at Uptown Medical Wellness & Anti-Aging Center! This premiere weight... read more


Check Out These Three Amazing Services That Can Make Your Valentine’s Day Special!

Ladies, pucker up and put your best (and younger) face forward! Guys, re-energize and find your romantic side! Valentine’s Day just got better with Uptown Medical Wellness & Anti-Aging Center in McAllen. Check out these three incredible services! Plump Up Your Kissable Lips with Juvéderm Prepare to kiss the love of your life with plump lips and a fuller complexion.... read more


Look and Feel Better Than Ever with Our New Body Sculpting and Skin Tightening Services

We’re finally at that time of year where we try to put down the sweets and get our bodies to look their best. We want to look younger, lose weight, and feel confident for the spring and summer seasons ahead. Well, now you can lose those love handles, reduce your fine lines, and tighten that saggy skin in time to... read more


Avoid the Distress that Can Come with Aging with Dysport and Restylane!

No matter how proactive we are about preventing wrinkles, fine lines, saggy skin, and facial folds, the reality is that the appearance of all of these is just part of aging and will take some effort to keep at bay. But what if we told you that at Uptown, we have two amazing services that can help you stop the... read more


Holiday Weight Gain is Real and Our Wellness Center in McAllen Can Help You Fight It!

The holiday season means celebrating and spending time with friends and family! Unfortunately, it also means parties and get-togethers with a ridiculous amount of sweet and fatty foods. Even the most disciplined eater might have a hard time staying on track during the season of cakes, cookies, pies, and treats! Luckily, there’s a way to stay on track and still... read more


Look Holiday Perfect with Our Restylane Service at Uptown Medical Wellness & Anti-Aging Center!

Everyone wants to look their best, especially around the holiday season! Unfortunately, this time of year is when we all start to notice the stress and chaos that the previous months have caused on our faces. It’s also the time when we see friends and family and share memories through photos. A lot of us often wonder, “What can I... read more


Dysport in McAllen: Get to Know This Groundbreaking Product and Its Effects!

We’ve all heard of Botox, one of the most popular anti-aging treatments on the market. Maybe you or someone you know has even tried it. But, did you know that there is another similar product now offered at Uptown Medical Wellness & Anti-Aging Center? It’s called Dysport, an injectable that works to treat crow’s feet and wrinkles around the forehead... read more


Do Weight Loss Injections Really Work?

Shredding fat is never easy! No matter how many hours you spend in the gym or how much time you spend watching what you eat, losing those unwanted pounds can be a very slow process. Many people spend time trying to find short-term, unhealthy shortcuts like crash diets or diet pills, but Uptown Medical Wellness Center in McAllen has a... read more