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Is Breast Implant Removal with Simultaneous Fat Transfer Right for You?

Though breast augmentation remains the most popular cosmetic procedure in America, the number of explant (implant removal) surgeries performed each year is also rising. According to the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, the rate of breast implant removal jumped by 10 percent between the years 2010-2014. The ASPS also revealed that most women who choose …

Top Cosmetic Skin Treatments to Soothe Summer Sun Damage

Anyone who’s experienced a painful sunburn knows that excessive sun exposure can be harmful. What many people don’t realize is that passive sun exposure can injure the skin, too, even if you don’t burn. In fact, cumulative UV damage is the leading cause of skin aging, a process known as photoaging. Sun exposure causes more …

CoolSculpting: What the Celebrities Are Saying About this Fat Reduction Procedure

CoolSculpting is a celebrity-certified, red-carpet secret.  This non-invasive fat reduction procedure is FDA-cleared, clinically effective, and proven to be safe. By gently cooling stubborn fat cells in the body, CoolSculpting induces controlled, natural elimination of fat without any harm to surrounding tissue.  So what exactly is all the buzz, and what are celebrities saying about …

Modern Breast Augmentation: Amazing Advances in the Past 10 Years

The pursuit for bigger bust sizes has been an obsession of woman for nearly half a century, showing no signs of slowing down any time soon. When considering all plastic surgery procedures done in 2018; breast augmentation ranks at the top and has been that way since 2006 in the United States, seeing significant growth …

Complementary Facelift Procedures

Your face is the most important physical representation of yourself. Your eyes, your smile, and even the condition of your skin represent a level of youth. Fortunately, getting a facelift can help recapture your youth and give you back the confidence you once had. While undergoing a facelift alone will help erase years off your …

What Are Bat Wings and What Can Be Done About Them?

No, I am not referring to the tiny creatures that are often the subject of nightmares, but rather the term used when describing excess skin or flesh that many men and women have hanging off their upper arms. Excess fat stored in the arms and back can lead to a plump saggy appearance, unaffectionately referred …

Are Smaller Breast Implants the Hot New Style?

  A common opinion is that bigger is better. Bigger cars, bigger houses, and yes, bigger breasts, are all seen as good things as they are simply more of the things we already love. But are having the largest sized breasts the best choice for everyone? While having a big bust size can have its …

Medical Benefits of a Tummy Tuck

The cosmetic benefits of tummy tuck (abdominoplasty) surgery are well-known: This procedure removes loose skin and unwanted fat from both the upper and lower belly, creating sleek, lean contours that can last a lifetime. What most people don’t realize, however, is that tummy tuck surgery can also improve patients’ quality of life. If you’re considering …

The Truth About Breast Implant-Related Cancer Risk

Few medical devices have been studied as thoroughly as breast implants. Since their introduction in the 1960s, silicone breast implants have been subjected to numerous studies assessing their safety for long-term use. The vast majority of these studies have shown that breast implants do not cause any serious illnesses, including cancer. However, in recent years, …

Benefits of Vaginal Rejuvenation You Never Knew

Our bodies change as we age in many different ways.  In general, collagen production in the skin decreases as we age, and our skin becomes more loose, less elastic, and tends to stretch and sag.  These effects can be seen all over the body.  Not surprisingly, women tend to experience some of these changes in …

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