How Should You Choose Your New Nose Shape?

October 27, 2015 |

Let’s face it—sometimes, it can be hard to settle for the hand that genetics dealt you. Many patients who are unhappy with the natural appearance of their nose are turning to cosmetic enhancement in search of the elegant contours and symmetry that we all crave. But facial profiling can be complicated. How can you be sure your new nose shape will give you the look you want? Rhinoplasty Options There […]

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AquaShape or CoolSculpting: Which Is Right For You?

October 22, 2015 |

While there are plenty of liposuction treatments out there that can provide dramatic contouring, no two are exactly the same. Knowing the ins and outs of each procedure can help keep you informed as you make the decision about which type of lipo will best meet your needs. Let’s compare two popular body contouring procedures that can both produce excellent results: AquaShape vs. CoolSculpting®. AquaShape: AquaShape lipo involves the use […]

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Are New Post-Tummy Tuck Pain Meds Better?

October 20, 2015 |

When it comes to recovering from plastic surgery, most surgeons these days recommend some combination of rest, pain medications and treatments to reduce swelling and improve scar appearance. Prescription medications are typically reserved for severe cases of pain due to their cost and the effects they can have on the body. However, new drugs are currently being tested that may offer pain management unlike any drug on the market. TRV130 […]

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5 Things to Buy Before Your Breast Augmentation

October 14, 2015 |

The recovery process for your breast augmentation may take a little time, but that doesn’t mean you can’t take a few small steps to help make your environment a little more recovery-friendly. Keep these five items in mind before you go in for your procedure: 1. Moisturizing Lotion Giving your body the support it needs is essential to proper healing. After your augmentation, you may notice that the skin around […]

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4 Signs that a Tummy Tuck Isn’t Right for You

October 6, 2015 |

When it comes to cosmetic surgery, things aren’t always as simple as they seem. Procedures like the tummy tuck might sound like a golden ticket for anyone interested in a flat and firm midsection, but unfortunately, that isn’t always the case. There are a few factors that may indicate you’d be better off skipping an abdominoplasty until later. 1. You’re Losing Weight Wait—isn’t the point of the tummy tuck to […]

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