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What is a nonsurgical facelift?

Paul Vitenas, Jr., MD | Houston, TX Tuesday, November 06, 2018

As nonsurgical procedures become increasingly safe and effective, more men and women are taking notice. So, what exactly is a nonsurgical facelift?


How to achieve the ultimate jawline

Roy Kim, MD | San Francisco, CA Friday, November 02, 2018

Ever noticed that having a sharp, defined jawline is a sign of health, fitness and youth? At any age, a well-defined jaw helps show off a more youthful you.


Breast lift vs breast augmentation vs breast implants – what's the difference?

Shahram Salemy, MD | Seattle, WA Tuesday, October 30, 2018

You may have seen terms like breast lift, breast augmentation and breast implants used interchangeably. To help shed some light on these procedures, this blog will explain the differences and who can benefit most from each.


How the modern tummy tuck can do more than ever before

Frank Campanile, MD | Denver, CO Tuesday, October 23, 2018

Long gone are the days when tummy tucks required many weeks of recovery. Today's technological advancements are allowing you to get the results you want in less time and with less discomfort.


What's the difference between a breast reduction and a breast lift?

Lee Daniel, MD | Eugene, OR Friday, October 19, 2018

Breast reduction and breast lift procedures can be great options for women who wish to reduce or alter the position of their breasts. Which one should you choose?


What are realistic changes that can be made to the nose in a typical rhinoplasty?

Robert Caridi, MD | Austin, TX Tuesday, October 16, 2018

Patients often seek out a rhinoplasty to reduce the overall size of the nose and to reshape the nose to address exaggerated features that they find undesirable.


Breast augmentation recovery – what you need to know

Shahram Salemy, MD | Seattle, WA Friday, October 12, 2018

Learning what to expect after a breast augmentation and how long it will take to feel completely recovered can help patients better prepare for what can be a life-transforming experience.


Five tried-and-true tips for men considering plastic surgery

Ravi Somayazula, DO | Houston, TX Tuesday, October 09, 2018

When it comes to appearance, men are really no different than women. They do not want to look old, tired or out of shape. According to the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, over 1.3 million male aesthetic procedures were performed in 2017.


What to expect during your mommy makeover recovery

Frank Campanile, MD | Denver, CO Friday, October 05, 2018

To help you prepare for a smooth, stress-free mommy makeover recovery, take a look at what you can expect at each step of the way and what you can do to help ensure optimal healing and results.


Getting the cleavage you want with your breast augmentation

Roy Kim, MD | San Francisco, CA Tuesday, September 25, 2018

One of the most common desires among by patients when it comes to breast augmentation isn't necessarily always size, but rather cleavage.


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