How Can I Make My Lip Filler Last Longer?
Lip fillers have become one of the most sought-after cosmetic treatments, especially for those looking to achieve fuller lips, improve the shape of their lips or restore volume loss. While a lip filler treatment can provide immediate results, it can be frustrating when these results start to fade. Fortunately, there are various ways to make…Read More
CASE STUDY – TUMMY TUCK AFTER MASSIVE WEIGHT LOSS
This is a 25 year old lady who was always significantly overweight as a child and as an adult. She underwent weight reduction surgery (bariatric or gastric bypass surgery) and lost 100 pounds. Although she lost significant amounts of fat, she did not lose any skin. There are elastic fibers in the skin. They are…Read More
5 Things to Expect During Liposuction Recovery
You have decided to have liposuction surgery. You are committed to looking great and feeling better around yourself. That’s fantastic news! Liposuction is the second most popular form of plastic surgery. It isn’t as serious as some surgeries, but there are still things you need to be aware of. You probably have questions about the…Read More
What Are Cosmetic Injectables? Your Complete Guide
If you’ve heard of cosmetic injectables, but are not sure what they are or how they work, then this guide is for you. Cosmetic injectables are a popular non-surgical way to reduce the appearance of facial wrinkles and restore volume to create a more youthful appearance. This guide will walk you through what these injectables…Read More
Are There Different Types of Tummy Tucks?
There are several types and variations of a Tummy Tuck (abdominoplasty). These include: Formal Tummy Tuck – This is probably the most common form of a tummy tuck (abdominoplasty). Skin and fat are removed from the lower part of the belly, tunneling under the upper belly up to the rib cage is performed, and the…Read More
How Often Do You Have To Get Breast Implants Redone?
Breast implants have been around for quite some time, and they have become increasingly popular in recent years. If you’re considering getting breast implants, you’ve probably wondered how often they need to be replaced. The answer depends on a variety of factors, including the type of implant you choose and your body’s natural aging process.…Read More
Stretch Marks: What Are They and How to Treat Them
Stretch marks, also known as striae distensae, are a common skin condition that affects both men and women. They are caused by a rapid stretching of the skin and can appear on any area of the body including places like your upper arms and most commonly on your abdomen. It’s common to develop stretch marks…Read More
Am I a Good Candidate for Liposuction?
I get asked this question, or a variation of it, on almost a daily basis and it is a good question. Many of my patients have an area or areas of their body that they would like to have reduced or, at least, better contoured. I have been performing liposuction for 26 years, and the…Read More
Body Contouring After Massive Weight Loss
Obesity has become a significant problem in today’s world. It is estimated that 2 out of every 3 American adults, or over 93 million people, meet the criteria for being labeled as overweight or obese. The health consequences associated with being obese, such as heart disease, stroke, and diabetes, are more pronounced compared to non-obese…Read More
Do I Need a Breast Lift or a Breast Reduction?
Women are often confused about these two procedures and the answer is really simple. If you are happy with your cup size but not the sagginess of your breasts, then you need a breast lift. If you feel that your breasts are too large, then you need a breast reduction. The procedures are very similar…Read More
What is a Mommy Makeover?
Although pregnancy, childbirth, and breastfeeding are all natural parts of most women’s lives, having children usually changes a mother’s body. Many body parts can be affected, and these changes often occur in a mother’s breasts and belly. About 40% of mothers end up with smaller breasts after childbirth and breastfeeding than they had before pregnancy.…Read More
Tips for Preventing Enlarged Pores
Many people struggle with enlarged pores, as some are born with them or have them due to age, genetics, or other biology-related factors. It is quite common for those with naturally oily skin, due to overactive sebaceous glands, to be more prone to having visible pores; however, the good news is that there are steps…Read More
How to Choose the Right Plastic Surgeon For You
Choosing a plastic surgeon is an important decision. It requires research, due diligence, and lots of questions. Plastic surgery is a medical procedure and should not be taken lightly. By following these steps to choose the right plastic surgeon for you, you can ensure that you are making an informed decision about your health. Research…Read More
The Benefits of Rhinoplasty Surgery
Rhinoplasty surgery, more commonly known as a “nose job,” is a popular cosmetic procedure that can dramatically improve the look of your nose. If you are unhappy with the size, shape, or symmetry of your nose, rhinoplasty surgery may be right for you. Rhinoplasty can help to correct In addition to improving the appearance of…Read More
The Benefits of Cosmetic Surgery
Cosmetic surgery has become increasingly popular in recent years, as patients seek to improve their appearance and boost their self-confidence. While some people view cosmetic surgery as a risky and unnecessary procedure, the truth is that it can provide many benefits. For example, cosmetic surgery can correct physical deformities and imperfections, such as a cleft…Read More
Your Guide to Getting Cheek Fillers
Do you wish you had high cheekbones or more definition to your face? Cheek fillers have become a popular option for women and men hoping to enhance their facial features. As we age, changes in the skin, bone, and soft tissue occur. This can leave your face looking a bit deflated with flat or sagging…Read More
3 Strategies You Can Use to Combat Fine Lines and Wrinkles
Did you know that in 2021, the popularity of non-surgical procedures to treat fine lines and wrinkles increased by 44%? Your age, chronic diseases, and sun exposure can all affect the appearance of your skin, leaving your confidence in the dumps. It can be challenging to know where to start if you’re looking to rejuvenate your…Read More
Your Filler Guide: How Long Does Juvederm Last?
Are you unhappy with crow’s feet, smile lines, other facial wrinkles, or recessed scars? Do you feel like your lips are too thin? Juvéderm® dermal fillers help restore fullness and volume to correct these issues. In 2021, The Aesthetic Society reported that 1,857,339 dermal filler procedures were performed. People choose this treatment to reduce signs…Read More
Radio Frequency Skin Tightening: A Safe and Effective Treatment
During a recent survey including 2,000 Americans, approximately 59% reported feeling uncomfortable in their skin or body. Out of that 59% of surveyed individuals, 67% stated that skin problems were their biggest concern. Signs of aging can make women (and men) feel less confident and lower self-esteem. If you have wanted to find natural ways…Read More
Botox vs Fillers: What’s Best for Fine Lines and Wrinkles?
Do you have wrinkles on your face that you wish would disappear? Have you been feeling like you want to freshen up your look? If you’ve been looking at botox vs. fillers then you’re in good company as in 2020, Americans spent almost $16.7 billion on cosmetic procedures. Botox and fillers are not only affordable, but…Read More
A Fuller Face for Feminine Fun: How Can Filler Treatments Keep You Ageless?
Do you ever get up in the morning, look in the mirror, and wonder who that old person is staring back at you? Aging can feel devastating, and you may find that you spend a lot of time trying to cover up or fight the growing number of wrinkles on your face. Do you ever…Read More
Seven Reasons to Get Cosmetic Surgery
Are you thinking of getting cosmetic surgery done? Plastic surgery is becoming relatively widespread these days, and cosmetic procedures have increased by 429% for women and 273% for men since 1997. One of the reasons for this is that cosmetic surgery is more advanced and requires less downtime. Procedures are becoming more refined, and if you…Read More
7 Impressive Benefits of Breast Augmentation Surgery
Did you know at least 300,00 women in the US have breast augmentation surgery each year? Many women don’t feel confident with their breast size and shape, and it has huge effects on their daily life and overall well-being. Breast augmentation is a life-changing surgery that provides numerous mental and physical health benefits. If you’re wondering…Read More
What Is Otoplasty? Benefits, Recovery and More
When you think of plastic surgery, what’s the first surgical procedure that comes to mind? Maybe a facelift or a breast augmentation? While these are some of the most common, there are a variety of plastic surgery types that many people don’t know. One of them is otoplasty. What is otoplasty? Otoplasty changes the position,…Read More
Your Beauty Guide: What Sets Juvederm Cosmetic Fillers Apart
When you look in the mirror each morning, do you wish you could get back some of the youthful beauty you used to have? Do you wish you could magically make your cheeks plumper, your eyes less lined, and your nose more defined? Do you want a solution that’s natural and nourishing, not one that…Read More
How to Prevent Wrinkles: 7 Important Tips
Did you know that after aging, smoking, alcohol use, and excessive exposure to the sun are all associated with wrinkling? While aging is inevitable, there are plenty of things we can do to prevent wrinkles or delay the process. There are lifestyle changes, chemical treatments, and in-clinic procedures you can opt for today to see…Read More
The Ultimate Guide to Cosmetic Filler Treatments
You’ve likely heard of cosmetic filler treatments and that’s because they’re becoming more popular. So much so to where science has confirmed we see better facial rejuvenation results with fillers. Why are they so effective? They’re longer lasting than most anti-aging treatments and there’s little recovery time. You’ll also start seeing results very quickly. Are…Read More
6 Incredible Benefits of Botox
Botox is the most popular form of cosmetic medicine in the world, and for a good reason: it’s safe, effective, and versatile. The list of the benefits of Botox is endless. Botox benefits range from reducing wrinkles to treating migraines. As experts in this field, we’re here to tell you about some of the best benefits that…Read More
7 Factors to Consider When Choosing Plastic Surgeons
The top five cosmetic surgeries performed in 2020 were nose jobs, eyelid surgeries, facelifts, liposuction, and breast augmentations. Are you interested in undergoing one of these procedures this year? If so, you may be in the process of choosing plastic surgeons. Yet, considering the many options for surgeons, you may feel overwhelmed with your search. We want to…Read More
What to Expect When Getting Injectables
The market for injectables is growing. Injectables made up 24% of all minimally invasive cosmetic procedures in 2019. But in 2020, that percentage increased to 26%. Are you considering injectables for the first time? It’s normal to feel anxious about what to expect. Let us help ease your mind with this guide covering everything you need…Read More