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Are you a good candidate for a mommy makeover?

Shahram Salemy, MD FACS | Seattle, WA Tuesday, September 15, 2020

In recent years, plastic surgeons have performed more than half a million cosmetic procedures for moms who have made the choice to take back control of their bodies and regain their confidence after having given birth.

What you need to know about breast augmentation revision

Frederic Corbin, MD | Beverly Hills, CA Wednesday, September 9, 2020

Even with a comprehensive breast augmentation consultation and experienced surgeon, there are many factors that could cause your breast implants to deviate from your original expectations or appearance.

Dr. 90210! returns with cast of female plastic surgeons

Kendra Y. Mims | ASPS Staff Monday, August 24, 2020

A reboot of "Dr. 90210" returns to E! this fall with an all-female plastic surgeon cast in Beverly Hills. The groundbreaking reality show will follow four ASPS members as they perform life-changing procedures while balancing their career, family and personal lives.

What to expect during your rhinoplasty recovery

Shahram Salemy, MD FACS | Seattle, WA Tuesday, August 11, 2020

According to the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, rhinoplasties are the most common plastic surgery procedure for the face.

New Netflix reality series transforming lives through plastic surgery

Kendra Y. Mims | ASPS Staff Friday, August 7, 2020

The new Netflix series "Skin Decision: Before and After" isn't your typical makeover show. It challenges common misconceptions about plastic surgery and shows a side of the specialty that's not often portrayed in the media.

Ten things people can do to maintain their youth

Manish Shah, MD | Denver, CO Wednesday, August 5, 2020

The word "prejuvenation" is new to most people. It basically refers to things we can do for ourselves when we are young to maintain our youth.

How long is the recovery for a breast augmentation?

Christine Blaine, MD | Huntington, NY Tuesday, July 28, 2020

Increasing your breast size with a breast augmentation is a major procedure that requires a lot of pre-surgery prep and post-surgery recovery.

What can you do to help your injectable fillers last longer?

Eric Mariotti, MD | Concord, CA Tuesday, July 21, 2020

Dermal fillers are versatile treatments that can not only temporarily smooth away lines and wrinkles, but also restore lost facial volume and plump and reshape the lips.

Is a liquid facelift right for you?

Anthony Terrasse, MD | Lake Forest, IL Tuesday, July 14, 2020

"Liquid facelift" is the phrase used for a combination of injectable procedures that can address some of the issues associated with aging without going through invasive surgery or recovery.

Finding the right time for a mommy makeover

Frederic Corbin, MD | Beverly Hills, CA Wednesday, July 8, 2020

A mommy makeover is a procedure for women who are dissatisfied with the physical changes brought about by pregnancy and childbirth.

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