Beauty Is Pain: True or False?

Posted July 10, 2017 in Plastic Surgery

Women do all kinds of uncomfortable things to keep themselves looking beautiful. Stiletto heels, SPANX®, waxing, and rigorous exercise regimens make the saying, “Beauty is pain” all too real. While cosmetic surgery is probably the most extreme beauty treatment, the recovery process doesn’t have to be the most painful. Here are a few ways to […]

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Is Cosmetic Surgery a Science or an Art?

Posted July 05, 2017 in Mommy Makeover

Are plastic surgeons artists? When looking at this question, it may seem as though surgeon and artist would be at opposite ends of the totem pole. In fact, those two words appear to have no common denominator; science and art were two vastly different subjects in school, after all. Science is based on solid facts—what […]

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Boost Your Mood With BOTOX® Cosmetic?

Posted June 27, 2017 in BOTOX® Cosmetic

 The practice of daily affirmations is becoming more commonplace in society today to relieve depression and increase productivity. In essence, you tell yourself something positive day after day until you actually believe it or become it. This “fake it ‘til you make it” mentality has been proven to increase confidence and success for people in […]

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Liposuction or Tummy Tuck: Which Procedure Do I Need?

Posted June 14, 2017 in Liposuction, Tummy tuck

The abdominal area is a common trouble zone for many men and women. Excess fat can be subcutaneous (just beneath the skin) or visceral (deep within the abdomen), and it may collect in the lower abdomen, or it may extend around the back. You might even have sagging skin or stretched abdominal muscles as a […]

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What Is the Best Breast Lift Incision Option?

Posted May 12, 2017 in Breast Lift

Breast lift surgery can be a very rewarding procedure for women who have sagging, deflated breasts due to aging, weight fluctuations, or pregnancy. Some women are concerned about the amount of scarring associated with the procedure, which is determined by the amount of correction needed. The more skin that needs to be removed, the more […]

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What Is the Vampire Facelift?

Posted April 25, 2017 in Vampire Facial

The Vampire Facelift, also known as the Vampire Facial, refers to anti-aging treatments that use the patient’s own blood to rejuvenate and heal damaged skin. A small amount of blood is taken from the patient, and the stem cells, growth factors, and platelets in the blood are isolated. When combined with microneedling, this platelet rich […]

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Breast Implants vs. Breast Lift: Which Should I Choose?

Posted March 27, 2017 in Breast Augmentation, Breast Implant, Breast Lift

Genetics, aging, weight fluctuations, and pregnancy all influence the shape and size of a woman’s breasts, which might not satisfy her ideal body. My patients come to me wishing to have larger breasts, correct asymmetry, reduce sagging skin, or restore the youthful perkiness they once had. Depending on a woman’s goals, either a breast augmentation, […]

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How to Get the Best Results From a Tummy Tuck

Posted March 06, 2017 in Plastic Surgery, Plastic Surgery Results, Tummy tuck

The tummy tuck (abdominoplasty) is one of the best cosmetic procedures to produce noticeable, dramatic results. It removes sagging abdominal skin and tightens weakened or torn abdominal muscles to restore a tight, toned appearance. It can also be combined with liposuction to remove excess fat for even more dramatic results.  While the procedure itself yields […]

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