Archive for October, 2018

Arm Lift Surgery: Frequently Asked Questions

Published on October 26, 2018

As we age and our bodies go through changes, many people will begin to notice flabby, lax tissue that accumulates along the upper arm. Often referred to as ‘wings’, this loose skin can affect a person at any age or

Best Scar Improvement Treatments

Published on October 26, 2018

Everyone has scars, some are big, some are small, some are dark and some are bright.  Oftentimes, scars can make people feel self-conscious and they don’t realize there are options to improve, sometimes significantly, the appearance of a scar.  Every

The Many Uses of Fat Transfers

Published on October 19, 2018

Fat transfers, or fat grafting has been used for facial contouring, breast augmentation, butt augmentation, scar repair, congenital anomalies, burn injuries and plumping of areas with skin laxity such as the hands.  Fat grafting started in the 80’s but has

Top Treatments For Sun Damaged Skin

Published on October 19, 2018

We’ve reached the end of summer and the days of basking in the sunshine.  Although relaxing in the sun during the summer months can be nice and relaxing, the effects the sun has on your skin can cause long term

Top Treatments Using PRP (Platelet Rich Plasma)

Published on October 12, 2018

Platelet-rich plasma, or PRP, is a portion of the blood that promotes healing when injected. Plasma is a component of your blood that contains proteins, that help your blood to clot and helps to heal injuries in your body. It

What You Need To Know Before A Mommy Makeover

Published on October 12, 2018

A mommy makeover is a combination of surgical procedures designed specifically to restore a women’s body after a pregnancy. These surgeries are often performed all at once. The goal of the mommy makeover is to focus on those areas that

Bigger or Smaller? Lip Trends of 2018

Published on October 4, 2018

Like other trends in cosmetic procedures or facial enhancements, the “ideal size” of a person’s lips has varied dramatically over the decades and throughout different cultures.  There was a time, in the 80s, when everything big was in: Big lips,

Rhinoplasty: What You Need To Know

Published on October 4, 2018
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A rhinoplasty is a cosmetic procedure, performed to enhance the appearance or repair the nose. During a rhinoplasty, or “nose job” the cartilages and bones of the nose are modified, and sometimes tissue is added, to improve the appearance of

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