Smile Your Way to Health

To smile or not to smile? Is that even a question? Apparently, it is. Earlier this year, when a fan asked Kim Kardashian about her secret for smooth skin, her answer had media outlets going bonkers: “Don’t smile.” 

Early Detection is the Best Prevention

Breast cancer is the second most common cancer and the second leading cause of cancer-related death in women, representing approximately 14% of all new cancer cases in the United States. Treatments for breast cancer have significantly advanced and survival rates have steadily improved since the 1990s. Early detection has contributed greatly, and one of the easiest things every woman can…

Easing Into the New School Year

Preparing to go back to school is often a combination of excitement and overwhelm. With each incredible new chapter, undoubtedly comes a new set of challenges.

Skin by Lovely: Empowering Beautiful Women

At Skin by Lovely in Santa Monica, Founder Lovely Laban, MSN, GNP-C, equates beauty with power.

Palisades Surgical Arts Combats the Opioid Crisis

In 2017, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services declared the opioid crisis a public health emergency. Approximately 130 people die each day from opioid-related drug overdoses. Every day, more than 1,000 people are treated in hospital emergency rooms for misusing prescription opioids. 

Living Your Best Life with AsandraMD

Thousands of people from coast to coast credit Beverly Hills-based vitality expert Dr. Christopher Asandra with putting them on the path to better health and improved quality of life as they age. One of the world’s leading hormone experts, Dr. Asandra founded the NuMale Medical Centers, NuFemme Rejuvenation Clinics, and most recently AsandraMD, with the aim of helping patients live…

Lymphatic Therapy at Wagner Holistic Center

Wagner Holistic Center is the only office in the area to have the Ballancer Pro, the leading lymphatic drainage system. Manufactured in Israel by the world’s leader in lymphatic drainage systems, the Ballancer Pro specializes in compression therapy systems used in noninvasive medical and aesthetic procedures and has been successfully researched and developed for more that 40 years.

Duo Combines Compassionate Personalized Care with State-of-the-Art Dental Technology

Dr. Cerisa Moncayo of The Palisades Dentists and husband, Dr. Max Moncayo, of Palisades Surgical Arts, embrace technology in their "sister" practices in the Palisades. Having distinguished themselves with their training, skills and expertise; shared passion for their respective professions; compassion for patients of all ages; and their integrity, the pair strive to offer their patients the highest level of…

Palisades Dentists Open Up

 Article Sharon Levinsohn | Photography Nicola Buck Photography  Dr. Cerisa Moncayo of The Palisades Dentists, and her husband, Dr. Max Moncayo of Palisades Surgical Arts, are dedicated to providing compassionate and specialized care with state-of-the-art technology to all their dental and oral surgery patients. This dynamic couple—who are proud Navy veterans—are also happy to be living and working in the…

Attain Optimal Well-Being at Zuma Wellness

Her desire to help people “live a healthier lifestyle and achieve optimal well-being so they can live their fullest and best life” motivated California native and Malibu resident Dr. Sarah Murphy to found Zuma Wellness, a naturopathic medicine clinic offering a wide range of all-natural services.