Should I buy organic produce or not? If you’ve done any reading about organic produce, you’ve heard about the “Dirty Dozen” and the “Clean 15”. While catchy, that list isn’t complete. Here’s our checklist of what to buy organic and what doesn’t need to be organic. Bookmark this page or take a screen capture or […]
NAC for brain health As we age, it’s natural to worry about losing our health, our mobility – and our minds. Dementia, cognitive decline and brain injuries, including concussions, are common concerns, and more studies are being done to help us better understand how to care for our brains. NAC, as a supplement, can help. NAC […]
As the weather heats up, how do you keep your make-up from melting from your face? Always apply sunscreen Sunscreen is essential, not only to protect against skin cancer but also skin damage. Sun damage can cause the breakdown of collagen in your skin, causing wrinkles, sagging – and those brown spots are called sun spots […]
THERACURMIN – A Potent Anti-Inflammatory The Healing Force of Curcumin Curcumin is the yellow pigment in turmeric, the chief ingredient in curry. Turmeric has been harvested for thousands of years, and has played an important role in many traditional cultures as both food and medicine. Today, curcumin is the subject of intense scientific interest, due to […]
If I could offer you only one tip for the future, sunscreen would be it. This Baz Luhrmann speech is the perfect reminder on National Sunscreen Day.
We all want luminous skin and now there’s a simple treatment to achieve that – Restylane Skin Boosters. While the name Restylane may be synonymous with injectables to add volume, Skin Boosters are not a volumizing treatment. Instead, they provide deep skin hydration to increase moisture and and improve the surface of your skin. Skin Booster treatments […]
As we age, many of us eschew the drugstore products and overpriced luxury brands (we’re looking at you, Crème de la Mer) in favour of medical-grade skin care that offers solid research data and proven results. At Age Management Institute, we want our clients to get the most out of their treatments and that includes […]
For skin rejuvenation, Venus Viva is a great choice for all skin types. Check out what patients have to say about Venus Viva on the tv show, The Doctors. The patients featured here are using Venus Viva for skin rejuvenation, including to reduce scarring, to reduce the appearance of sun damage, and to freshen and tighten […]
Freeze your fat off? Sounds too good to be true? But it’s not! Check out this video on CoolSculpting. Book your CoolSculpting treatment of package at Calgary Age Management and get 25% off*! Call 403.265.4142 to claim this special offer. *Special offer ends today, February 28, 2017. Individual results may vary
Always on the lookout for effective treatment options, Dr. Lourens has brought Introfill to her practice, a new machine enabling natural skin regeneration using the age-old method of micro-needling in combination with the modern way of stimulating collagen using PRP (platelet rich plasma or Selphyl). Collagen production takes time but has long-lasting results. For faster, visible […]
New lower pricing for FemiLift treatments for 2017! The results my patients have experienced with FemiLift have been outstanding. Several have called it ‘life changing’ – even after just one treatment. The biggest challenge has been the fact that Alberta Health Care does not help cover the treatment costs. As an advocate for women’s health and wellness, […]
FemiLift A safe, quick, painless and minimally-invasive treatment for feminine health FemiLift laser treatment helps: Stress Urinary Incontinence Urgency Urinary Incontinence Vaginal Atrophy Post-Menopause Vaginal Symptoms Post-Delivery Rehabilitation Vaginal Dryness Check out this video for more information.
Join us for special offers and free demonstrations Friends & Family Days at Age Management Institute Wednesday, November 9th 10 am – 7:30 pm & Thursday, November 10th 10 am – 6:00 pm With Dr. Lizette Lourens taking over as sole owner of Age Management Institute, we are excited to be embracing a more European approach to healthy […]
FemiLift Studies Laser Vaginal Rejuvenation with Alma Pixel C02 laser FemiLift Paper on SUI by Dr. Elias FemiLift treatment follow-up study Treatment Graphs Case 1 – one treatment Case 2 – 1 treatment Case 3 – two treatments Case 4 – 1 treatment of 3 Case 5 – […]
“Nobody can go back and start a new beginning, but anyone can start today and make a new ending.” – Maria Robinson Dear Friends of Age Management Institute – Age Management Institute is evolving and progressing, and I’m excited to unveil some of our plans. Age Management in Calgary will be continuing to offer: Cosmetic injectables, like […]
Frequently I have patients coming to see me, frustrated with their challenges at losing weight. The reality is – weight loss is difficult for most of us, and even more so as we get older. It’s more than just watching calories and exercising. Check out this great video from Dr. Mark Hyman for more information. […]
FemiLift FAQs What is FemiLift? FemiLift is a quick, safe and highly effective, non-surgical laser vaginal rejuvenation treatment. What women’s health issues does FemiLift treat? FemiLift™ helps women who are experiencing: bladder leakage stress urinary incontinence (SUI) urgency incontinence vaginal dryness painful sex (caused by vaginal dryness) vaginal laxity (often a result of childbi...
Dr. Lizette Lourens discusses women’s health in Zoomer Magazine Age Management Institute founder, Dr. Lizette Lourens was featured in Zoomer magazine discussing her integrated approach in treating women’s health issues including medical esthetics, bio-identical hormone replacement, nutrition and FemiLift, a non-surgical laser treatment for urinary incontinence. FemiLift for urinary i...
Summer special on earlobe repair and rejuvenation! Get $100 off from May 1 – July 31, 2016 Have you noticed your earrings just don’t sit properly? Just like our faces, our earlobes lose their volume as we age. The aging process and years of wearing large or heavy earrings can cause ears to sag and piercings […]
Freshen your Face with our Sculptra Special Offer We are all looking for ways to stretch our budget but still look and feel our best. Sculptra offers rejuvenating results for your face that can last up to two years, saving you time and money. To help make your Sculptra treatment even more affordable – Buy two vials of Sculptra, receive one free Selphyl […]
Urinary incontinence – it’s often joked about but it’s no laughing matter. Thankfully, there is a non-surgical, pain-free laser treatment called FemiLift, which uses the proven and popular CO2 laser to treat urinary incontinence. Women living with incontinence are more likely to suffer from depression. An individual living with incontinence will spend $1,400 – $2,100 [&hell...
FemiLift treats urinary incontinence and restores vaginal health impacted by menopause FemiLift is a great treatment for treating stress and urgency incontinence in women, in addition to helping restore vaginal health that has deteriorated due to aging, hormones and menopause. We’ve been seeing great results with our clients at Age Management Institute in Calgary. The FemiLift […]
SpaFinder recently released their annual trend report for 2016. Sexual Wellbeing was #2 on the list, and we’re happy to see this topic becoming more mainstream. Sex is an essential element of healthy, happy aging and there are many treatments, counselling and other approaches that can help us enjoy a healthy sex life. Dr. Lizette Lourens, Age Management […]
Alberta physician introduces new FemiLift treatment for urinary incontinence January, 29, 2016 For immediate release Anti-aging specialist, Dr. Lizette Lourens of Age Management Institute in Calgary and Canmore is the first physician in Western Canada to offer FemiLift, a fast, non-surgical treatment for stress and urgency urinary incontinence. Urinary incontinence is a common problem affecting [&...
Dr. Lizette Lourens was featured in a recent article on Examiner.com for the new FemiLift treatment for stress and urgency urinary incontinence. Click here to read the article on Examiner.com or view the article below. Alberta physician introduces FemiLift treatment for urinary incontinence Anti-aging specialist, Dr. Lizette Lourens of Age Management Institute in Alberta, is […]
FemiLift™ for stress incontinence and vaginal rejuvenation was featured on The Doctors. Dr. Lizette Lourens of Age Management Institute in Calgary and Canmore is pleased to be the only physician in Western Canada offering the new FemiLift™ treatment for urinary incontinence and vaginal rejuvenation. Check out this video featuring FemiLift™ on ‘The Doctors’. It offers […]
The Doctor is in – with Dr. Lizette Lourens I have been getting facial fillers for a few years now but keep hearing about Sculptra. What makes it different? There are many different fillers on the market so it’s easy to be confused! To read a little more about Sculptra, specifically, check out this article I wrote. I was also included in […]
Want help to look your best for the holidays? We have a gift for you compliments of Age Management Institute & Radiesse At Age Management Institute, we understand the challenges of balancing work, life, kids and budgets. We want to help with a special offer for the holiday season. Buy two syringes of Radiesse for facial […]
Age Management Institute Holiday Hours 2015 December 24 – December 28 – CLOSED Tuesday, Dec. 29 & Wed. Dec. 30 – BY APPOINTMENT ONLY Thursday, December 31 & Friday, January 1 – CLOSED We will resume regular hours beginning Monday, January 4, 2016
Reserve your space today for our one day only Back to Beauty deals on Monday, September 28 Many of us spend the summer in a more relaxed mode. Our wardrobe, foot wear, hairstyle and beauty routine take a more casual turn to make way for camping and cottages, golf, hiking, cycling, swimming, evenings curled up by the fire […]
Dr. Lourens in Homefront Magazine Age Management Institute founder, Dr. Lizette Lourens is included in the latest issue of Homefront Magazine. Hands of time Hands are quick to betray our age. The skin thins, veins become more prominent and hands take on a more bony appearance. (Rumour has it that’s why Madonna often sports gloves.) Calgary anti-aging […]
Looking for a long-lasting, natural-looking treatment for wrinkles? Radiesse wrinkle filler treatments are now available at Age Management Institute Check out the video below for more information and call 403.265.4142 to learn more and schedule a complimentary consultation. With a full complement of facial rejuvenation treatments available, we will help determine which treatment is right for [&he...
Vitamin D – The Sunshine Vitamin Can you believe it’s the middle of June? Calgary Stampede is just a few weeks away and many of us are dreaming of deserting our desks in favour of some outdoor summer fun with family and friends. Why do we feel so much more energetic when the sun is […]
Confused by all the different injectable facial rejuvenation treatments out there? That happens often. Age Management Institute’s founder, Dr. Lizette Lourens was featured on Examiner.com, outlining the pros and cons of different treatment options. from Examiner.com Botox injections take top place for injectable facial treatments, followed by cosmetic fillers. With the abundance of facial f...
Are hormones only for women? The answer is a resounding NO! Disease is easy to treat but hard to diagnose early on We notice hormone deficiency symptoms in women because it occurs dramatically and over a short period of time. Men, however, experience a gradual decline in their levels, and hence the change in them […]
As a physician, guests often ask me for weight loss and weight management tips. Here are my top 5 recommendations for weight loss. Need to lose a few pounds? You will struggle to lose weight if: You eat too little food, especially protein. Really. Some of the best sources of protein to aid weight loss are chicken or […]
Sugar fuels cancer cells. I always ask my patients how they changed their diet after being diagnosed with cancer. And their response is consistent – “I stopped eating sugar, preservatives and junk food”. They do that instinctively and after doing some research on their own. What I find strange is that such simple advice is still not […]
Most people think of lip injections as a way to plump the lips. But there is so much more to it. As Dr. Lizette Lourens explains in this article, properly administered lip injections can: Reshape lips Enhance the cupid’s bow Replenish volume lost as we age Boost the corners of the mouth if they are drooping Restore […]
What will your life be like at 102 years of age? At Age Management Institute, we believe in healthy, happy aging. Just like Ida. Check out this video. Ida, you’re an inspiration!
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Purchase 2 vials of Sculptra, receive a 3rd vial free Sculptra is a skin rejuvenating treatment that restores volume, stimulates collagen production and lasts up to two years. Dr. Lizette Lourens of Age Management Institute is so excited by the results she and her guests have experienced with Sculptra treatments, we are offering a Sculptra special for the months of September […]
Maintaining hormone balance is essential to healthy aging for both men and women but when and what treatment is best for you can be very confusing. Safe, effective hormone replacement therapy requires comprehensive testing, personalized programs and proper monitoring by an anti-aging medical specialist. “Health is our greatest wealth”, notes anti-aging expert, Dr. Lizette Lourens, […]
Top 10 tips to raise the romance this Valentine’s Day from Dr. Lizette Lourens Healthy hormones are critical to your overall wellness and your love life. Oxytocin is known as the ‘love hormone’. While we can increase oxytocin with a specially-compounded nasal spray, here are my top 10 tips to naturally boost the love hormone. Top 10 […]
From the desk of Dr. Lizette Lourens Age Management Institute in Calgary Sculptra offers long-lasting results for the face There are so many different facial rejuvenation treatments available now. How do I know what treatments are right for me? Many of my clients are overwhelmed by the range of facial rejuvenation and skin tightening products available. The […]
For February, Dr. Lourens of Age Management Institute recommends – Add colour to your diet Pomegranate is one of the oldest known fruits and one of the healthiest. Packed with anti-oxidants, pomegranate is also high in vitamins C, K and B5. Add the seeds to a salad to add crunch and colour, sprinkle some on top […]
Be your best in 2015 The start of a new year is always full of promise. We want to help you achieve your goals for a happy, healthy 2015! Looking to lose some weight? Our medically-supervised weight loss programs have proven very successful in losing weight and keeping it off. For a little extra motivation, sign […]
Age Management Institute’s Holiday Hours Monday, December 22nd – open Tuesday, December 23rd – by appointment only Wednesday, December 24 – closed Thursday, December 25 – closed Friday, December 26 – closed Monday, December 29 – by appointment only Tuesday, December 30 – by appointment only Wednesday, December 31 – closed Thursday, Jan 1 R...
Join the Age Management Institute Sugar Challenge Removing sugar from your diet can reduce your risk of cancer. Sugar is at the centre of many illnesses. Taking the sugar out of your diet can reduce your cancer risk by addressing two of the major risk factors: obesity and diabetes. It’s actually a new epidemic called Diabesity. Diabesity […]
Age Management Institute in Calgary encourages everyone to think about men’s health this Movember The statistics for men’s health are alarming. Avoidable mortality accounts for 74% of premature deaths among men. Dr. Lizette Lourens, anti-aging expert at Age Management Institute offers these tips for men (and women) to help reduce your risk of cancer and other disease: [&helli...