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Dermatologist Mohiba Tareen talks about Botox and other treatments.
Dermatologist Mohiba Tareen looks impossibly well rested. For her, that’s the ultimate compliment.
“Let me tell you, I’m not well rested,” she said.
As the mother of two young boys and in the midst of establishing her dermatology practice in Roseville, she credits the carefully placed use of fillers under her eyes and in a tiny acne scar and Botox for her perfectly smooth, yet natural complexion.
Tareen recently relocated from New York, where she worked at a high-end Manhattan practice. In addition to being an adjunct professor at the University of Minnesota’s Medical School and an expert for WebMD.com, Tareen is launching cosmetic services such as Botox and fillers at the Ivy Spa in Minneapolis.
There, she’ll help Minnesotans capture her same impossibly fresh look.
“Small, subtle things make a huge difference,” she said. “I don’t want somebody to say, ‘What did you have done?’ I want somebody to say, ‘You look well rested.’ ‘You look like you got a great haircut.’ ‘You look like you went on vacation.'”
She shared some of her skin-care advice. Continue reading