A tummy tuck is a surgical procedure that removes the extra skin and fat of the abdomen and repairs the paired six-pack muscles that may have separated after childbirth, weight gain or aging.
Rhinoplasty consistently ranks among the top ten most sought-after plastic surgery procedures.
The price of popular cosmetic treatments like Botox and dermal fillers is a factor that many people take into consideration before booking their appointment.
If you've decided to have plastic surgery, you've probably spent a lot of time wondering how to find a good plastic surgeon.
Minimally invasive cosmetic procedures are a fantastic way to look rejuvenated and brighten up your look during the holidays with minimal to no downtime.
Now that the holidays are quickly upon us, how do we look great at the holiday party on very short notice? Luckily, there are several new aesthetic options that don't require surgery or significant downtime.
Don't we wish Botox lasted forever? Unfortunately, it doesn't. In general, Botox lasts 3-4 months, but every patient is different.
Retin-A is a topical medicine available by prescription only that is applied sparingly to the facial skin, sparing the eyelids and the corners of the nose and lips.
Breast reconstruction for breast cancer patients has been an option for several years. Unfortunately, it is not usually talked about in conversations about mastectomies and lumpectomies.
Hand surgery is one of many components of plastic surgery training. Many plastic surgeons incorporate hand surgery into their practices, some completing hand fellowships and focusing solely on hand surgery.
It is important to remember that if faced with a breast cancer diagnosis, you will have choices on how, and if, you would like to reconstruct your breasts following removal of the cancer.
Liposuction can help boost confidence by eliminating stubborn areas of fat that never seem to go away no matter how much you diet or exercise.
The most sought-after trend in breasts? Side boob. The look is getting more attention in the media, but how do you achieve it?
According to the latest plastic surgery statistics report from the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, there were approximately 7.4 million injections of botulinum toxin (Botox) and 2.6 million dermal filler injections in 2018.
While a doctor's website is often reliable, there is nonetheless the potential for bias, so patients often rely on online reviews to offer "social proof."
A liquid rhinoplasty, or nonsurgical rhinoplasty, is the injection of dermal fillers into the nose to alter its shape.
Knowing what kind of procedure is needed for a specific situation can be the tricky part, especially for people who are new to the idea of cosmetic plastic surgery.
If you ask a plastic surgeon who are the most satisfied patients, they will almost unanimously say that it's breast reduction patients.
When it comes to breastfeeding, the combination of time, gravity and weight changes can cause the breast tissue to sag, resulting in a shape that is more elliptical than round.
Did you know that liposuction is the second most popular cosmetic surgery treatment? So if you're considering liposuction, you're in good company.
Labiaplasty is a surgical procedure that can improve both cosmetic and health concerns in your vaginal area by reshaping or resizing the vaginal lips, or labia.
Before embarking on elective plastic surgery, you have choices to make. Who will perform your surgery? Where will your surgeon operate? How much will you pay? If your top priority is low cost, you might not be making the best decision.
A surgical facelift remains an excellent option for many women and men who want better facial definition, smoother skin and an overall younger appearance.
Men have a few different options when it comes to male body contouring, particularly the abdomen and chest.
Rhinoplasty may involve altering the size and shape of the nostrils, bridge, nasal tip and/or other structures. The goal is harmonizing the shape and proportion of the nose with the entire face.
A tummy tuck is a common plastic surgery procedure that has remained popular for years. In fact, the most recent statistics from the American Society of Plastic Surgeons show that this was one of the top five cosmetic procedures performed for both men and women last year.
As the public gets better educated and the effects of long-term opioid abuse are shown on the news, the tide has shifted toward more responsible use and prescribing of these powerful medications.
Gynecomastia is a condition that causes enlargement of male breast tissue, and the number of men seeking out surgery for gynecomastia has continued to increase over the years.
When a healthy diet and exercise fail to get rid of fat bulges, liposuction is often a good option to achieve their desired body contour.
A breast cancer diagnosis can be overwhelming, but it's important that every patient knows their options for treatment and reconstruction.
When considering the price of liposuction, it's important to understand and weigh your options before choosing where to have your procedure performed.
Despite the ever increasing popularity of nonsurgical facial rejuvenation procedures, surgical facelifts still remain a popular option for patients seeking to look younger and refreshed.
While it's impossible to know at first glance exactly how much breast augmentation will cost for any one person, there are ballpark estimates available.
Three key therapeutic interventions provide effective methods of improving appearance while relying on a patient's own cells and tissues, as well as natural healing and youth-enhancing processes.
As summer approaches, you may be starting to think about getting yourself ready for the beach. For some, this may mean having a breast augmentation.
Most patients who come seeking rhinoplasty have a similar concern. They think that their nose is too big and that it doesn’t harmonize with their facial shape.
There are many doctors ready to do your breast augmentation surgery, but it takes an experienced, well-trained pleastic surgeon to safely provide the natural-looking, proportionate results you want to see.
One of the most popular procedures in plastic surgery is the tummy tuck. However, it is also one of the most misunderstood procedures.
According to the latest statistics report released by the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, breast augmentation has again been the most popular cosmetic surgical procedure in the United States with over 313,000 surgeries last year.
Patients often state that while they are unhappy with the appearance of their breasts, they don’t know whether or not they need a lift.
After you've decided to have plastic surgery and you’ve chosen a great plastic surgeon, you're probably going to get a great result, right? Actually, there is someone else just as essential to a great outcome – you!
There are several criteria that patients should meet in order for a plastic surgeon to classify you as a good candidate for breast augmentation.
ASPS compiled six of the most popular questions from its Ask a Surgeon service and asked ASPS President Alan Matarasso, MD, FACS, to provide answers.
Noninvasive techniques, such as injectable dermal fillers, offer men the advantage of a quick, in-office procedure with immediate results and no downtime.
As plastic surgery has become more common and accepted, patients have begun to shop internationally for deals and discounts. This has sparked an entirely new category of travel dubbed "plastic surgery tourism."
As noninvasive cosmetic treatments continue to grow in popularity, so has their demand among men. Theses procedures can offer wonderful results, little downtime and affordable costs.
A med spa is a combination of an aesthetic medical center and a day spa that provides nonsurgical aesthetic medical services.
Also known as abdominoplasty, a tummy tuck is a surgical procedure that tightens stomach muscles and helps eliminate excess skin and abdominal creases.
One of the most common questions regarding breast augmentation is "how much does it cost?"
An abdominoplasty, better known as a tummy tuck, is a surgical procedure that requires careful planning and meticulous follow-up care for the best results.
Revision rhinoplasty applies to any patient who has previously undergone rhinoplasty one or more times and desires improvement in the appearance and often the function of the nose.
Liposuction is still consistently one of the most popular plastic surgery procedures in the United States. More than 258,000 people opted to undergo liposuction in 2018.
While it's become easier and more commonplace to get plastic surgery, it can feel a tad daunting when patients begin their search for a qualified plastic surgeon to whom they can entrust their treatment.
Auto-augmentation is best suited for women with ample breast tissue who want to enhance the appearance of their sagging breasts without losing size.
The term "aesthetic genital plastic surgery" can cover a wide variety of procedures both surgical and nonsurgical. These types of procedures can help tighten the vaginal canal as well as reshape the vulva area.
As exciting as motherhood can be, it can also take a toll on your body. Pregnancy, childbirth and nursing can leave many women feeling insecure about their post-baby bodies.
So how might plastic surgery factor in with New Year's resolutions? We can all agree that when we know we are looking our best, we tend to perform better at work, thrive in social situations and even in our own heads.
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