October 12, 2017
It would seem that 90 percent of the time many people have their smartphones glued to their hand, only to be a swipe away from their social media feeds. The social media craze has taken the world by storm over the last decade, not just affecting the younger generation but every generation.
October 12, 2017
Women have never been afraid to go the extra mile to look their best. For many, appearance is directly linked to self-esteem and how one perceives oneself. This is shown in everything ranging from what a woman wears to her makeup and even to cosmetic surgery.
July 10, 2017
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.
May 15, 2017
If an ad were placed for the job of motherhood, most would be shocked at the job description. It’s highly stressful and often messy. In the 168 hour workweek, there are no breaks. It allows no sick time, no vacation, and no holiday pay. In fact, there is no pay at all. It is physically and mentally demanding, and all who accept the job run the risk of completely transforming their physique.
March 06, 2017
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.
January 27, 2017
In my experience, women who come to see me regarding breast augmentation have typically been considering it for some time. It is rarely a decision they take lightly considering the risks, recovery time, and, yes, the cost among several other factors. Even after making the decision to move forward, a whole new series of options awaits. Each option will have pros and cons that are determined by the unique goals as well as the physical anatomy of the patient.
December 10, 2016
You are what you eat. I know I know. Such a cliche. But we all have felt the effects of eating a junk food meal – bloating, lethargy… well just an overall crappy feeling. Well if you feel lousy when you eat poorly, what makes you think your skin won’t look lousy when you eat poorly?
November 26, 2016
It has become commonplace. People everywhere have their faces constantly buried in their cellphones. Even when I am standing in an elevator, I notice that people are staring at their phones even though they can’t possibly have any service! Social media has exploded. People assess their personal or professional value based on “likes” and “followers.”
November 14, 2016
Is there a specific age or a particular marker that tells me that a patient is an appropriate candidate for neurotoxins like Botox, Dysport, and Xeomin? For someone interested in one of these treatments, when is the right time and how do we know?
October 28, 2016
From time to time, I will see patients who are struggling with the fact that loved ones – whether it be a spouse, a parent, a sibling, or a friend – are fighting the patient on his or her decision to have plastic surgery. Sometimes it happens right in front of me during the consultation.