How to Choose the Best Breast Implants for You

February 26, 2015 |

If you’re considering breast augmentation, you’re probably interested in the differences between implant types and how to choose the right breast implant for you. While both saline and silicone gel implants can create excellent results, there are some key differences augmentation candidates should be aware of. What’s the Difference? Both saline and silicone implants have a soft silicone shell, so the difference lies in what the shell contains. Saline implants […]

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3 Reasons to Include a Breast Lift with Your Mommy Makeover

February 19, 2015 |

No matter how much you love your kids, no one’s a fan of the flatter, sagging breasts that typically result from pregnancy and nursing. While many women turn toward breast implants as part of their mommy makeover in the hopes that they can regain their former curves, there are a few reasons that including a breast lift might be even better. 1. Combat Deflation It’s not unusual for breasts to […]

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Why Does Some Fat Stay So Stubborn?

February 16, 2015 |

Those stubborn fatty areas like the love handles may have served our distant ancestors as an emergency energy store, but in today’s decidedly non-hunter/gatherer lifestyle, they’re just an irritation. Why does some fat disappear in response to diet and exercise while other problem spots remain behind? The Two Types of Fat The truth is, there isn’t just one type of fat. Instead, our body makes two distinctly different types of […]

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Is Nano Lipo the Body Contouring Procedure of the Future?

January 27, 2015 |

As quickly as liposuction continues gaining popularity, liposuction techniques seem to be evolving just as fast. The latest of these is the concept of nano lipo, or applying the concepts of nanotechnology toward body contouring. Professors from the University of Nevada School of Medicine and the University of California, San Diego are developing nano lipo, which uses gold nanoparticles to melt fat when exposed to laser light. The purported benefits […]

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Achieving Greater Finesse during Rhinoplasty

January 23, 2015 |

Rhinoplasty is widely regarded as one of the most technically challenging plastic surgeries to perform, so consistent advancements in technique are a must. Here’s a closer look at some of the ways that your surgeon can achieve superior finesse during nose reshaping for subtle, natural and extremely flattering results. An Eye for Aesthetics The face is a complex balance of shapes and proportions, so it’s crucial that your plastic surgeon […]

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