SummaryArticle NameWhat You Need to Know: A Beginner's Guide to Dermal FillersDescriptionView our May 2019 infographic from Dr. Lee B. Daniel and the team at Aesthetic Plastic Surgery in Eugene, OR.Author Dr. Lee B. Daniel Aesthetic Plastic Surgery
Men are just as welcome to be treated to a day at the spa as women. Some of the top med spa treatments for men have virtually no downtime, so that means you can be in and out and get on with your day. There’s no reason why you shouldn’t give one of these services … Continue reading What Are the Best Med Spa Treatments for Guys?
The return of warm, sunny days means 2 things: summer is coming and the anxiety that often accompanies swimsuit season is coming with it. This season, treat yourself to these cosmetic treatments for your best bikini body and leave coverups behind. 1. CoolSculpting® CoolSculpting® can be one of the ultimate cosmetic treatments for a bikini … Continue reading 3 Cosmetic Treatments to Whip Your Summer Body into Shape
Injectable treatments like BOTOX® aren’t just for the ladies. In fact, BOTOX has become so popular among men that it’s been affectionately dubbed “BROTOX.” But before diving right into your appointment, log away these three tips for BOTOX for men. 1. Pick an Experienced Provider Your BOTOX results can only be as good as your … Continue reading 3 Tips to Get Ready for Your “BROTOX” Appointment
You know you want some help getting rid of that pesky belly bulge, loose skin or other trouble areas, but you’re not quite sure which cosmetic procedure might do the trick. If you’re stuck in the tummy tuck vs. mommy makeover debate, ask yourself this all-important question to help you decide. What’s Bugging You? The … Continue reading Mommy Makeover or Tummy Tuck? 1 Question to Help You Decide
You might be considering a breast reduction for any number of reasons, such as to improve back pain or make exercise more comfortable. But before you decide if this procedure might be right for you, here are a few need-to-know facts about breast reduction. 1. There are No Size Limitations Contrary to popular belief, just … Continue reading 3 Breast Reduction Facts Every Woman Should Know
Trading in your dad bod for a beach bod is hard work. And sometimes, even after you’ve put in a whole lot of sweat equity, you’re still not satisfied with the result. That’s where EMSCULPT® comes in. This novel approach to body contouring doesn’t just zap away fat — it also helps you build muscle. … Continue reading Wish You Had More Muscle & Less Fat? Meet EMSCULPT
Stretch marks are an incredibly common cosmetic concern for lots of people, women in particular. They happen when your skin becomes stretched and essentially sustains an injury similar to a scar. Unfortunately, stretch marks can be very difficult to get rid of. While you might hope that your tummy tuck procedure will be able to … Continue reading Can a Tummy Tuck Get Rid of Your Stretch Marks?
SummaryArticle NameHow to Plan Cosmetic Procedures for a Big Reveal on Your Big Day [Infographic]DescriptionView the November 2018 infographic from Dr. Lee B. DanielAuthor Dr. Lee B. Daniel Aesthetic Plastic Surgery
SummaryArticle NameHow to Baby Your BOTOX® in the First 24 Hours [Infographic]DescriptionView the October 2018 infographic from Dr. Lee B. DanielAuthor Dr. Lee B. Daniel Aesthetic Plastic Surgery
Although it might seem like snowy weather and the holiday season are far, far away, they’re really just around the corner. And if you’d like to get a few cosmetic treatments in time for the holidays, you’ll want to start planning soon. Here are a few tips for planning some of the most popular cosmetic … Continue reading How to Plan Plastic Surgery & Med Spa Treatments for a Holiday Reveal
SummaryArticle Name4 Questions to Ask at Your Plastic Surgery Consultation [Infographic]DescriptionThis infographic from Eugene plastic surgeon Dr. Lee B. Daniel shares 4 questions to ask at your plastic surgery consultation.Author Dr. Lee B. Daniel Aesthetic Plastic Surgery
SummaryArticle Name6 Med Spa Treatments for a Personal Summer Vacation [Infographic]DescriptionLooking for Med Spa treatments? This infographic from Eugene plastic surgeon Dr. Lee B. Daniel shares 6 such treatments. Author Dr. Lee B. Daniel Aesthetic Plastic Surgery
SummaryArticle Name3 Questions to Simplify Your Breast Implant Options [Infographic]DescriptionHow can you figure out the breast implant options that are best for you? This infographic from Eugene plastic surgeon Dr. Lee B. Daniel shares a few tips. Author Dr. Lee B. Daniel Aesthetic Plastic Surgery
Breast augmentation isn’t the only breast enhancement procedure on the block. If you’re struggling with overly large breasts, skin laxity or both, you could be a better candidate for a breast lift or breast reduction.* Not sure what the difference is between these two procedures? Take a quick look at this breast lift vs. breast reduction comparison. … Continue reading What’s the Difference between a Breast Lift & a Breast Reduction?
I’ll be the first person to tell you that I love being 52… and I especially love the wisdom that I’ve learned after 52 years! But as a Certified Advanced Aesthetician, I also know that looking in the mirror every day and seeing an aspect of my appearance that bothered me yet doing nothing about … Continue reading Sabel’s Before & After Blepharoplasty Story
Breast enhancement procedures don’t necessarily have to make your breasts bigger. In fact, many women are looking to reduce the size of their breasts or change their breast position for a more lifted and youthful shape. If you’re not sure if you could use a breast reduction and a lift or just one or the … Continue reading Do You Need a Breast Reduction or a Breast Lift?
Many women love the customizable aspect of a mommy makeover, but not everyone is looking for dramatic changes. Sometimes, a less extensive procedure offering subtler improvements is a better fit for busy moms who want a refreshed look. If this is the case for you, you might be a good candidate for a mini mommy … Continue reading Could a “Mini” Mommy Makeover Be Right for You?
SummaryArticle Name4 Signs the Time Is Right for a Mommy Makeover [Infographic]DescriptionWhen's the best time to get a mommy makeover? This infographic from Eugene plastic surgeon Dr. Lee B. Daniel shares tips for planning your mommy makeover.Author Dr. Lee B. Daniel Aesthetic Plastic Surgery. The Spa Side
Facials are some of the most common cosmetic treatments for your complexion, and one of the many benefits is that you can schedule them more frequently than some other med spa treatments. So how often should you get a facial? You could see the best results by treating yourself to a monthly facial all year … Continue reading Why You Should Commit to a Monthly Facial in 2018
SummaryArticle NameHow a Nonsurgical Facelift Is the Perfect Pick-Me-Up [Infographic]DescriptionLooking for a midwinter pick-me-up? This infographic from Eugene plastic surgeon Dr. Lee Daniel explains how a nonsurgical facelift can help.Author Dr. Lee B. Daniel Aesthetic Plastic Surgery. The Spa Side
Being able to remove an unwanted tattoo by simply rubbing a special cream on your skin certainly would be convenient. While there have been theories tossed around about how this might work, the fact of the matter is that there are just too many complications for topical tattoo removal creams to really work, now and … Continue reading Could You Erase a Tattoo with a Cream Someday?
SummaryArticle Name4 Tricks to Reduce Swelling after a Tummy Tuck [Infographic]DescriptionWant to reduce swelling after your tummy tuck? This infographic from Eugene plastic surgeon Dr. Lee B. Daniel lists helpful tips on limiting post-op swelling.Author Dr. Lee B. Daniel Aesthetic Plastic Surgery. The Spa Side
After the holidays, many of us feel like our jeans start to fit a little tighter and pesky pockets of fat just don’t want to budge. If this is the case for you, scheduling a CoolSculpting® treatment session during the cold winter months could be your ticket to a slimmer physique. Snuggle Up in Comfy … Continue reading When the Weather Is Frightful, CoolSculpting® Is Delightful
SummaryArticle NameHow to Prepare for Breast Augmentation [Infographic]DescriptionPlanning how to get ready for your breast augmentation? This infographic from Eugene plastic surgeon Dr. Lee B. Daniel shares everything you need to know.Author Dr. Lee B. Daniel Aesthetic Plastic Surgery. The Spa Side
Thinking about treating yourself to a med spa procedure for the new year, but aren’t sure which one to choose? Since the micropeel combines three different procedures—dermaplaning, chemical peel and a frozen CO2 application—you don’t have to pick just one. Take a look at these three common skin concerns that a micropeel could help to … Continue reading How a Micropeel Can Help You Look Even Foxier in the New Year
SummaryArticle Name4 Med Spa Treatments for a New You in the New Year [Infographic]DescriptionWant a new you for the new year? This infographic from Eugene plastic surgeon Dr. Lee Daniel lists 4 med spa treatments to start 2018 off right.Author Dr. Lee B. Daniel Aesthetic Plastic Surgery. The Spa Side
Putting together the details of your breast enhancement procedure can be both very exciting and a bit overwhelming. One of the most common questions that women have going into their initial breast augmentation consultation is, “What size breast implants should I get?” The truth is that there is no one-size-fits-all answer to this question. Instead, … Continue reading How to Pick the Perfect Breast Implant Size for Your Dream Look
SummaryArticle NameHow to Prevent & Treat Wrinkles on Your Face [Infographic]DescriptionCosmetic surgery isn't the only cure for wrinkles! This infographic from Eugene plastic surgeon and facelift specialist Dr. Lee B. Daniel explains your options.Author Dr. Lee B. Daniel Aesthetic Plastic Surgery. The Spa Side
Injectable dermal fillers are some of the most popular cosmetic treatments for men and women alike. But if you’re wondering how long dermal fillers last before deciding if they could be right for you, take a look at this guide for some of the most common options. JUVÉDERM® JUVÉDERM® is a type of injectable dermal … Continue reading How Long Do Injectable Filler Treatments Last?
SummaryArticle Name4 Little Skin Treatments That Make All the Difference [Infographic]DescriptionIn this infographic, Eugene board-certified plastic surgeon Dr. Lee Daniel shares which little med spa options deliver big results without cosmetic surgery.Author Dr. Lee B. Daniel Aesthetic Plastic Surgery. The Spa Side
Med spa treatments like chemical peels can be very versatile. Whether you’re bothered by the appearance of wrinkles, acne scars, uneven skin tone or other signs of skin discoloration, your Certified Advanced Aesthetician may recommend a chemical peel. What exactly is a chemical peel anyway, and how can you pick the options that are right … Continue reading Should You Add a Chemical Peel to Your Bag of Beauty Tricks?
SummaryArticle NameHow to Get Ready for BOTOX Injections [Infographic]DescriptionWant to know how to plan ahead for your BOTOX injections? This infographic from Eugene plastic surgeon Dr. Lee B. Daniel lists pre-BOTOX tips.Author Dr. Lee B. Daniel Aesthetic Plastic Surgery. The Spa Side
Cosmetic procedures don’t have to take up your whole day, or even your whole afternoon. If you’re looking for a simple anti-aging treatment that can fit inside your lunch break, you might want to consider these three popular choices. 1. BOTOX® BOTOX® Cosmetic is a type of neuromodulator used to temporarily relax the appearance of … Continue reading 3 Med Spa Treatments to Look Younger by the Time Lunch Is Over
SummaryArticle Name5 Treatments to Maximize Your Liquid Facelift Results [Infographic]DescriptionThis infographic from Eugene plastic surgeon Dr. Lee B. Daniel lists five treatments that can help you maximize your liquid facelift results.Author Dr. Lee B. Daniel Aesthetic Plastic Surgery. The Spa Side
Thanks to advances in laser technology, there are now a variety of different nonsurgical laser skin treatments that you can choose from. The best laser treatment or combination of treatments for you will depend on your individual skin type and concerns. You may want to talk to your plastic surgeon about these three common laser … Continue reading 3 Laser Treatments for Your Complexion
SummaryArticle NameHow to Avoid Ripples in Breast Implants [Infographic]DescriptionConcerned your breast implants could show visible rippling? This infographic from Eugene plastic surgeon Dr. Lee B. Daniel shares tips on how to avoid.Author Dr. Lee B. Daniel Aesthetic Plastic Surgery. The Spa Side
When you’re planning your breast augmentation, you’ll have several different implant options to choose from. To help you make well-informed decisions, see what an overview of what these options looks like to a plastic surgeon, and from there you can decide which could be right for you. Saline Breast Implants Both saline and silicone breast … Continue reading Your Breast Implant Options Explained by a Plastic Surgeon
SummaryArticle Name4 Ways Vitamin Injections Could Improve Your Health [Infographic]DescriptionCould vitamin injections improve your health? This infographic from Dr. Lee B. Daniel at Aesthetic Plastic Surgery in Eugene explains how.Author Dr. Lee B. Daniel Aesthetic Plastic Surgery. The Spa Side
Cosmetic procedures like BOTOX® aren’t just a woman’s playing field. More men are opting for BOTOX® now more than ever, thanks to the many benefits that this non-surgical “lunchtime” procedure can offer. Take a look at the top three reasons why BOTOX® has become so popular with men. 1. Improved Self-Confidence Although men tend to … Continue reading Why Men Are Getting In on the Benefits of BOTOX
SummaryArticle NameHow to Pick Breast Implants That Complement Your Figure [Infographic]DescriptionLooking for a natural look from your breast augmentation? This infographic from Dr. Lee B Daniel explains how to pick the perfect breast implants for you.Author Dr. Lee B. Daniel Aesthetic Plastic Surgery. The Spa Side
One of the first decisions that you’ll make prior to your breast augmentation is what size implants to choose. To help make this decision easier, a new device is harnessing virtual reality technology to let women “try on” their breast implants before their procedure. Read on to learn more about how this new technology would … Continue reading Could Virtual Reality Help Perfect Your Breast Augmentation?
There are dozens of med spa treatments on the market to help women in their 50s and older look and feel their best. Deciding which treatment is right for you can seem daunting. Of course, a consultation can help, but here are three common, effective med spa treatments to consider if you’re an older woman … Continue reading 3 Med Spa Treatments Perfect for Women in Their 50s
Cultivating the perfect beauty routine isn’t easy, but the hard work of finding which products in which combinations work for your skin is worth it. Even with all of your trial and error, your beauty routine might be missing something,—and a monthly facial might be exactly what your regimen needs to take your skin from … Continue reading Why You Might Want to Add a Monthly Facial to Your Beauty Routine
We all know that microdermabrasion can be a great way to take simple exfoliation to the next level. What you might not realize is that, between the benefits of treatment and the range of results you can expect to see, microdermabrasion can provide a seriously big bang for your buck. And the best part? Microdermabrasion … Continue reading 6 Ways Microdermabrasion Can Give You a Big Bang for Your Buck
SummaryArticle NameWhy Microdermabrasion Could Be the Answer to Your Skin Woes [Infographic]DescriptionStruggling with your complexion? Eugene plastic surgeon Dr. Lee Daniel explains why microdermabrasion could be the answer.Author Dr. Lee B. Daniel Aesthetic Plastic Surgery. The Spa Side
It’s hard to put your best face forward when you feel self-conscious about sun damage. If you’re unhappy with your skin’s appearance or texture, let this be the summer that you get back that youthful glow. Here are three great ways to get your face ready for those long summer days – from staving off … Continue reading 3 Ways to Give Your Face Its Best Summer Yet
SummaryArticle Name5 Cosmetic Treatments Perfect For Bikini Season [Infographic]DescriptionHere are the 5 treatments for a perfect bikini season from Eugene plastic surgeon Dr. Lee B. Daniel.Author Dr. Lee B. Daniel Aesthetic Plastic Surgery. The Spa Side
If you want to treat yourself to a rejuvenating anti-aging med spa treatment but don’t want to break the bank, you’re in luck. There are a variety of affordable treatments that you can easily schedule into your lunch break or a weekend afternoon to achieve a fresh look this spring. 1. Microdermabrasion Microdermabrasion is a … Continue reading 3 Affordable Anti-Aging Med Spa Treatments for Spring
If you’re already planning your mommy makeover, you might want to consider adding nonsurgical vaginal rejuvenation to your procedure. ThermiVa® is an innovative, nonsurgical treatment method that uses radiofrequency energy to tighten vaginal tissue in about 45 minutes. Here are just some of the reasons why so many women are including ThermiVa® in their mommy … Continue reading How ThermiVa® Treatments Can Complete Your Mommy Makeover
SummaryArticle NameHow Weight Impacts Your Plastic Surgery Results [Infographic]DescriptionDoes your weight impact your plastic surgery results? This infographic from Eugene plastic surgeon Dr. Lee B. Daniel explains more.Author Dr. Lee B. Daniel Aesthetic Plastic Surgery. The Spa Side
Excess fat in the submental area under your chin, often referred to as a “double chin,” is a common cosmetic concern that leaves many men and women unhappy with their overall appearance. Fortunately, there are several cosmetic treatment options that can help you achieve smoother and better-defined facial contours. If you’re on the fence about … Continue reading How to Pick Between Kybella® & Chin Liposuction
SummaryArticle Name6 Easy Fixes for a Trimmer Figure [Infographic]DescriptionDreaming of a trimmer figure? This infographic from plastic surgeon Dr. Lee B. Daniel of Eugene, Oregon lists 6 easy fixes to look your best by bikini season.Author Dr. Lee B. Daniel Aesthetic Plastic Surgery. The Spa Side
As you age, it’s quite normal for blemishes, bumps and discoloration to develop on your face, but this doesn’t mean that you have to accept it. If you’re keen to rid yourself of wrinkles, sun damage, uneven pigmentation or other blemishes, a chemical peel administered by a board-certified plastic surgeon’s clinic could be an excellent … Continue reading What’s a Chemical Peel and Do You Need One?
SummaryArticle NameThe 411 on Getting a Facelift [Infographic]DescriptionSee more information about getting facelift surgery. From Dr. Lee B. Daniel, a board-certified plastic surgeon in Eugene, Oregon.Author Dr. Lee B. Daniel Aesthetic Plastic Surgery. The Spa Side
Having a facelift can rejuvenate your face and neck, making you look younger and boosting your confidence. Both men and women can enjoy the many benefits of getting a facelift. Of course, you need to follow the right facelift skincare tips in order to speed up your recovery and enjoy long-lasting results. 1. Moisturize Vigilantly … Continue reading 4 Tips & Tricks to Care for Your Skin after a Facelift
A chemical peel is one of the most popular medical spa treatments, and for good reason. Actually, for several good reasons. Read on to learn more about chemical peels and what they can do for your skin. What is a Chemical Peel? During a chemical peel, a med spa technician treats your skin with plant … Continue reading Med Spa 101: How a Chemical Peel Rejuvenates Your Skin
Perhaps the most common reason that comes to mind when you think of liposuction is to repair some of the ways pregnancy can impact the body. However, many women feel that they could benefit from the procedure before having children. As pregnancy undoubtedly affects your midsection significantly, with a varying level of lasting changes, it’s … Continue reading Should You Plan Lipo Pre-Pregnancy?
You may have heard that having a tattoo removed takes several treatments to be successful. There are also some things you can do to get better results, faster. To understand how these tips can help, you have to understand that tattoo removal works by breaking up the ink particles and allowing them to be eliminated … Continue reading 4 Tips to Help Say Goodbye to Your Tattoo Even Faster
We often think of the new year as a time of renewal. Why not carry that theme on your face? Your face is the part of you that people see first. It reflects your age, level of stress, and lifestyle habits. You can put your freshest face forward this year by trying one of these … Continue reading 4 Treatments for a New & Improved Face in the New Year
What do you get when you use just the right combination of BOTOX® and dermal fillers? A nonsurgical facelift! It’s true. BOTOX® and fillers can go hand in hand, and a skilled plastic surgeon can use them to refresh and rejuvenate your face. Here’s why you might want to optimize your skincare routine by combining … Continue reading 3 Perks of Combining BOTOX® with Injectable Fillers
If you’ve been wondering how long a facelift lasts, there are several factors that can affect the answer. You can give yourself the best chance at enjoying long-lasting results by following these four simple tips. 1. Use Medical Spa Treatments to Complement Your Facelift Medical spa treatments can help you to complement and prolong the … Continue reading 4 Quick & Easy Tips to Improve Your Facelift Results
2016 could definitely be called the year of the rear. Popular culture was rather obsessed with ample rear ends. We couldn’t seem to get enough of bodacious bottoms, and many of our favorite celebrities reflect this. It’s not a surprise that butt enhancement surgeries were a hot commodity in 2016. What’s next? While there’s no … Continue reading What’s Next in Plastic Surgery after Year of the Rear?
When should we start worrying about aging? Your face is generally one of the first areas to show signs of aging, such as lines and sagging, but how young is too young to be concerned? Is there a best age for facelift surgery? There are steps you can take to help avoid premature aging, as … Continue reading Should You Worry About Facial Aging in Your 20s?
Our face is a focal point, and it can be discouraging when sagging skin detracts from our appearance. Although aging is an inevitable part of life that can affect our looks, cosmetic treatments are available to rejuvenate the face. There are also a few simple life-hacks you can do to protect your face from premature … Continue reading 4 Ways to Avoid & Fix Saggy Skin on Your Face
Given the recovery time required after certain plastic surgery procedures, a lot of time and effort can go into planning the optimal time to schedule one. Some time off work will generally be required, depending on the procedure chosen, so it can be helpful to plan plastic surgery for the holidays. 1. Minimal Inconvenience One … Continue reading 3 Benefits of Planning Plastic Surgery after the Holidays
If you are used to exercising regularly, the prospect of being unable to indulge in your favorite sport can be daunting. Many active men and women opt for a tummy tuck to fix excess skin or weakened abdominal muscles, and a common question at tummy tuck consultation includes how soon exercise can be resumed. 1 … Continue reading Your Timeline for Exercising After a Tummy Tuck
Hands naturally change as we get older, and some of our lifestyle habits don’t help the matter. Here are some of the most obvious ways our hands show age, along with some hand rejuvenation procedures that can help restore them. Signs of Aging in Hands Brown Spots. Brown spots and discoloration make hands look aged. … Continue reading 3 Med Spa Treatments to Rejuvenate Your Hands
Your choice of surgeon matters, and so does their choice of surgical center. The only way to be sure that a surgical center meets the highest standards of safety, cleanliness and hygiene is to make sure that it carries the proper accreditation. Here’s how to tell if you’re in an accredited plastic surgery center and … Continue reading What to Look for in a Plastic Surgery Center
As effective as they can be, tummy tucks are not for everyone. They are also not ideal under certain circumstances and at certain times in a person’s life. So, when is the best time for a tummy tuck? These are three times in life when a tummy tuck makes a whole lot of sense. 1. … Continue reading 3 Times in Your Life When a Tummy Tuck Makes Sense
Liposuction is a popular procedure because it can be a remarkably effective way to get rid of stubborn fat that is not responsive to diet and exercises. Here’s what you need to do to get ready for recovering from lipo. Get a Physical First, you should get a checkup to make sure that you’re in … Continue reading How to Get Ready for Your Liposuction Recovery
The passage of time can take its toll on our looks, and it’s most noticeable on the face. But how do you know when you’re the right age for a facelift? From choosing the best time for your facelift to understanding your candidacy, we’ve got answers. No Age Limit for a Facelift We each age … Continue reading What’s the Best Time to Have a Facelift?
Liposuction is a versatile body contouring procedure that can be used almost anywhere on the face or body to transform stubborn pockets of fat into smooth, leave contours. If you want to zap diet and exercise resistant fat, we’ve got three tips to help you get the best liposuction results, as well as good news … Continue reading 3 Tips for Great Lipo Results + 1 Added Benefit
As popular as a tummy tuck is, most people only understand the basics of the procedure. That is, a flabby belly can be transformed into a taut, toned stomach. If you’ve spent any time looking at tummy tuck before and after photos, you’ve seen how an abdominoplasty can transform the midsection and improve abdominal contours. … Continue reading What Happens to Your Belly Button during a Tummy Tuck?
Updated for November 2018. Men and women born between 1980 and 2000 are described as the “Millennial Generation” and are often credited with social and intellectual innovations. Millennials have grown up amidst technology and have witnessed firsthand how to harness tools for self-improvement, so it makes sense that millennials are drawn to plastic surgery. Let’s … Continue reading 4 Popular Plastic Surgery Procedures for Millennials
Sure, you may love the way your golden tan looks after a summer full of boating, hiking and lounging by the pool, but the aftermath of sun damage isn’t so attractive. If your skin is showing signs that you didn’t use quite as much sunscreen as you should’ve this summer, here are some effective treatments … Continue reading 3 Ways to Fight Sun Damage after Summer Adventures
If you’re troubled by loose, saggy stomach skin that simply won’t go away with diet and exercise, you may be a great candidate for a tummy tuck. If you’ve decided to move forward with this popular body contouring procedure, the most important decision you’ll make is your choice of plastic surgeon. Here are three tips … Continue reading 3 Tips to Help You Find a Tummy Tuck Surgeon
Before having liposuction or any other cosmetic procedure, being fully informed and having realistic expectations is important to ensure you’re prepared for and satisfied with your results. Before deciding to move forward with liposuction, here are some facts you need to know. 1. Liposuction Isn’t “Cheating” One of the common myths surrounding liposuction is that … Continue reading 4 Facts to Know before You Get Liposuction
Updated September 2018 For most women, their goal with breast augmentation is to achieve an enhanced breast size that looks and feels as natural as possible. Some women allow the fear of visible rippling to deter them from having breast augmentation because they think it’s an inevitable side effect. However, this couldn’t be further from … Continue reading Is Rippling Inevitable in Breast Implants?
Recently, there’s been a growing trend toward performing procedures such as face lifts and breast augmentations under local anesthesia combined with a sedative instead of using general anesthesia. Is this practice of ‘awake’ plastic surgery safe—or even a good idea? Why Use General Anesthesia It might sound crazy to think of having plastic surgery while … Continue reading Is ‘Awake’ Plastic Surgery a Good Idea?
Once you’ve decided to move forward with a tummy tuck procedure, you may be anxious to schedule your surgery to get your firmer, flatter midsection as soon as possible. However, the research you do before your surgery will directly affect your results. During a consultation with your prospective plastic surgeon, here are some questions you … Continue reading 4 Questions to Ask During Your Tummy Tuck Consultation
Updated for 2019 Nonsurgical, med spa treatments such as BOTOX® and EMSCULPT® have definitely gone mainstream and are incredibly popular because they’re effective and don’t require surgery or downtime. There’s no shortage of med spas and injectors offering these treatments, and companies such as Groupon® have made them very accessible and affordable. But should you be … Continue reading Should You Pick a Plastic Surgeon for Your Med Spa Procedure?
While the world of plastic surgery offers many ways to address and improve almost any concern you might have with your face or body, maybe you’re one of the many people who isn’t ready or willing to commit to surgery or downtime to enhance your appearance. Luckily, there are many effective nonsurgical cosmetic procedures that … Continue reading Non-Surgical Combos for Even Better Results
Although this may sound like something out of Silence of the Lambs, a product that gives you a second skin is legitimately something you could be purchasing soon at cosmetic retailers. Scientists claim they have developed an elastic polymer that can be applied to the skin and, once dried, forms a film that reduces signs … Continue reading How Wearing a Second Skin Could Hide Your Wrinkles
TV, the internet and social media are chock-full of cautionary tales of people who’ve taken plastic surgery too far and gone to extremes to change the way they look. Every year, thousands of people use plastic surgery in a healthy way to enhance their appearance and improve self-confidence. Unfortunately, many go down the path of … Continue reading Is Plastic Surgery Addiction Really a Thing?
Abdominoplasty, or tummy tuck, is a body contouring procedure that removes saggy, excess skin from the stomach, tightens the underlying abdominal wall and leaves behind a firmer, flatter midsection. A tummy tuck is most effective when performed on a good candidate, and meeting and maintaining a healthy weight before surgery is part of what determines … Continue reading Why You Shouldn’t Crash Diet before Your Tummy Tuck
We undeniably live in the digital age, and constant use of electronic devices is the norm for most people. There has been a lot of attention placed on how too much screen time is contributing to a rise in obesity, particularly with children, but could our obsession with technology cause premature aging too? How Texting … Continue reading Are Your Digital Devices Aging You Prematurely?
BOTOX® has become a household name, and millions of people have injections each year to diminish the appearance of lines and wrinkles. Women interested in BOTOX® often ask whether or not it’s safe to have injections when they’re pregnant or breastfeeding. Here’s a deeper look into how nursing and expectant moms should approach BOTOX® treatments. … Continue reading BOTOX® after Baby: How Soon Is Too Soon?
Updated for 2019 Men haven’t historically been the demographic lining up to have plastic surgery, but times are changing. As plastic surgery has become more mainstream and openly accepted, men are feeling comfortable exploring their options for cosmetic procedures. Parenthood Affects Dads Too The mommy makeover has become a household term and is very popular … Continue reading Should You Celebrate Father’s Day with a Daddy Do-Over?
There’s no doubt about the fact that BOTOX® has gone mainstream. The beloved injectable has a proven, safe track record and is approved by the FDA to minimize the appearance of dynamic wrinkles. Even though BOTOX® is incredibly popular, there are some things you should do before your appointment to make sure you’re properly prepared. … Continue reading How to Prepare for BOTOX®
Liposuction can be a wonderful option for improving the contours of the body and targeting stubborn fat deposits that remain despite your best diet and exercise efforts. By removing fat and sculpting new curves and angles, liposuction can dramatically improve the body’s proportions and overall appearance no matter what natural body shape you have. 1. … Continue reading How Liposuction Can Bring Out the Best in 3 Different Body Shapes