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A deep dive into the cat eye and fox eye aesthetic trend

Ariel Frankeny | Freelance Writer Tuesday, May 21, 2024

There's no doubt about it – social media is the true king of influence, especially within the world of plastic surgery. One area of this specialty that is being particularly influenced by the popularity of social media is that of facial aesthetics, especially the eyes.


It's all in the eyes: The rejuvenating impact of blepharoplasty

Alia Willson | Freelance Writer Wednesday, February 21, 2024

There are ways to rejuvenate your eyes and the surrounding area, especially if you have sagging eyelid skin or bags under your eyes. Blepharoplasty, or eyelid surgery, can help revamp the area around your eyes, giving them the sparkle in the spotlight they deserve.


Golden confidence: Navigating cosmetic procedures in your retirement years

Daisy Brumby | Freelance Writer Wednesday, November 22, 2023

As you enjoy your well-deserved golden years, you may find yourself contemplating the fine lines, wrinkles and other signs of aging that you see when you look in the mirror. Maybe the reflection looking back at you doesn't match your vibrant mental picture of yourself.


The essentials of facial anatomy: A prelude to understanding lift procedures

Ariel Frankeny | Freelance Writer Friday, November 3, 2023

Facelifts are one of the most common procedures for addressing a variety of aging issues. Whether you find yourself focusing on forehead wrinkles, more noticeable jowls or just overall skin laxity, a facelift is often one of the best and most popular ways to address these issues.


The magic of blepharoplasty and thread lifts

Ariel Frankeny | Freelance Writer Friday, October 13, 2023

You probably first notice someone's eyes when you meet a new person. Unfortunately, our eyes are often the first facial feature that shows signs of aging, from fine lines and wrinkles to drooping skin. There are now more surgical and nonsurgical options than ever before to help those who are unhappy with their eyes achieve their desired results.


Eyes wide open: Understanding the benefits of eyelid surgery

Daisy Brumby | Freelance Writer Monday, August 21, 2023

As you age, your eyelids can begin to stretch, and the muscles that support them can weaken. The force of gravity also pulls them down. What's more, the eyebrows can descend with age, too. Both excess eyelid skin and descending brows can make you look tired when you're not and make you look older than you feel.


Blepharoplasty patients are getting younger – here's why

Kaitlin Clark | Freelance Writer Tuesday, May 17, 2022

Eyelid surgery has continuously clocked in as a top-five mainstay of the most popular procedures in the country. In 2020, it was the second most performed procedure, according to data from the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, trailing slightly behind rhinoplasties.


How to get rid of under-eye bags

Gabby Shacknai | Freelance Writer Friday, February 18, 2022

If you've ever stayed up until the early hours of the morning – be it drinking with friends at your favorite bar or finishing up a presentation for work the next day – you're likely familiar with the unwelcome sight of bags under your eyes.


Five procedures to get now to be ready for the holidays

Kaitlin Clark | Freelance Writer Tuesday, December 7, 2021

Historically, the holiday season – Halloween through mid-January – has been the busiest time of year for plastic surgeons, and this year is no different.


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