It's quite possible that a carefully planned plastic surgery can help many people in achieving their New Year's resolutions going into 2017.
Having plastic surgery? Then your plastic surgeon probably told you not to smoke. That’s good advice. But that doesn’t mean you can reach for a substitute. Nicotine wears several masks that may seem seductively harmless, but don’t let them fool you!
Tummy tuck or liposuction? Arguably, this is the most common question of patients who want to do something about their flabby stomach.
The first-ever peer-reviewed study named after hashtag for a surgical specialty – #PlasticSurgery – urges plastic surgeons to engage and educate on Twitter.
If a loved one has been dreaming of having a procedure but can't afford it or has always prioritized others' need first, plastic surgery can be a life-changing gift.
Do you have questions about liposuction? We have answers!
The team-based approach to breast reconstruction, who is involved in your care and what each team member does is an important part of the process if you decide to have reconstruction after a breast cancer diagnosis.
Who doesn't want to look fabulous during the holidays? The problem is, a refreshed and rejuvenated appearance takes time and planning. Now that summer is over, it is the time to make an appointment with your board-certified plastic surgeon.
The breast implants recovery stages involve some pain, although it is generally "manageable" with the right pain management treatment.
Exploring important topics surrounding the public perception of women and physicians.
Terri Coutee, two-time breast cancer survivor and current breast reconstruction advocate, describes the importance of being an affiliate for Breast Reconstruction Awareness Day.
Good plastic surgery happens not only in the USA, but also around the world. However, if you are an American citizen planning to travel out of the country for a short period of time to have an elective cosmetic procedure, caveat emptor.
When it comes to breast augmentation there are many different options to choose from. Implants come in different sizes, shapes and materials. However, the most commonly misunderstood characteristic of breast implants is their "profile."
Today both injectables and fillers are commonplace treatments to eliminate facial wrinkles. However, unlike injectables, which temporarily paralyze active muscle, fillers are used to plump the problem area to lift and soften the appearance wrinkles.
The final result of any breast augmentation procedure is determined by a series of choices that the patient (with the counsel of their surgeon) will make. Here are the five main factors to consider regarding breast augmentation.
Many women lament that despite dieting, exercising and lots and lots of willpower your body is never the same as it was prior to childbearing.
What do Jennifer Lawrence, Scarlett Johansson, Jennifer Garner, and Kylie Jenner all have in common? The perfectly plump sexy pout that women of all ages are seeking.
Reshaping the contour of the abdomen is frequently requested in plastic surgery consultations.
Gluteal augmentation, more commonly referred to as a buttock augmentation, is a common procedure designed to improve the size and shape of the buttocks.
The ideal tummy tuck techniques are determined by the patients' underlying anatomies, the location and amount of redundant skin, and even their clothing preference.
Please do your homework and find out if your surgeon is a board-certified plastic surgeon by visiting the American Society of Plastic Surgeons or the American Board of Plastic Surgery websites.
A plastic surgery consultation is an opportunity for patients to evaluate potential surgeons and to learn more about their options, benefits of each surgical maneuver and possible risks.
Contrary to popular belief, liposuction is not about removing the optimal amount of fat. What is more important is how much fat is left after surgery to make sure that the natural contours of the body are preserved.
Kybella a noninvasive injectable that can reduce fat under the chin.
Liposuction is one of the most popular surgeries in the United States and has helped millions of patients improve their initial shape or achieve their ideal look.
Natural breast beauty in breast augmentation may be achieved consistently using simple ‘ICE’ principle for surgical planning, claims study in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery.
Botox around eyes can smooth out the wrinkles, although it must be repeated four to six months to maintain the rejuvenated look. This treatment is an ideal option for patients who want to avoid eyelid surgery that results in downtime.
Are you sure you chose an accredited surgical facility with a clean background? This is a detail that many people overlook, assuming the operating room will be fine. However, choosing an accredited facility is vital for a safe experience.
It's no secret that the popularity of buttock augmentation is on the rise. If you are considering buttock augmentation, know what to expect during your recovery.
Plastic surgery for the buttock enhancement is increasing in popularity, and fat grafting may be an option for buttock augmentation surgeries.
There is more than one type of tummy tuck. Discover how to select the appropriate tummy tuck for you.
Gynecomastia after weight loss often requires longer incisions and more contouring due to the presence of redundant skin, tissue and fat. The goal is to create a masculine, natural-looking chest in which the scars are positioned discreetly.
You may want to consider there treatment options if self-concious about skin rolls around your bra line.
What options can plastic surgery offer if you are self-concious about a sagging neckline?
You may have heard some of these common myths regarding breast reconstruction. Make sure you know what the facts are.
Regenerative medicine is a growing new field of medicine that is based on the concept that physicians can harness the body's own powers to heal itself rather than relying exclusively on drugs or invasive surgical procedures.
Breast reconstruction advocate Terri Coutee recaps the #BCSM tweet chat that she participated in with ASPS President Dr. David Song discussing breast reconstruction options and resources.
Breast reconstruction is an option for women and men after having a mastectomy due to a breast cancer diagnosis. Breast reconstruction is a personal choice, a choice that is not for everyone, but a choice that everyone deserves to know about.
Researching your breast reconstruction options? Get professional answers to common questions about radiation and DIEP flap breast reconstruction.
Breast cancer survivor Terri Coutee emphasizes the importance of your healthcare team from your breast cancer to breast reconstruction.
These plastic surgery procedures can help you achieve your New Year's resolutions.
If you're having plastic surgery, you're probably putting 100% of your focus on choosing your surgeon. But where you have your surgery is as important as who does your surgery.
Want to look as good as you feel in the new year? These are the procedure you'll want to consider.
In today's high-tech world, top plastic surgeons have access to digital imaging software that can help patients to communicate their desires to their surgeons more effectively prior to facial cosmetic surgery.
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