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How to Treat a Dorsal Hump

Many patients consult surgeons to remove or lessen the bump on the ridge of their nose – the dorsal hump. No matter the origin or size, the dorsal hump can be reduced with both surgical and nonsurgical solutions.

What Happened to Kenny Rogers?

Kenny Rogers has undergone numerous cosmetic surgical procedures over the years, and spoken publicly about his dissatisfaction with his cosmetic eye surgery results. Whether Kenny’s goals were unrealistic, or his plastic surgeon lacked expertise and skill, we don’t know. We do know what could have been done differently to give him a more natural look.

Should I Get Plastic Surgery?

Several factors go into determining which facial procedure is right for you, or if plastic surgery is even necessary. Take time to find a facial plastic surgeon that will help you determine which procedure will give you the results you want.

The Effects of Smoking and Plastic Surgery

Cigarettes contain over 4,000 chemicals and they are detrimental to your health. Plastic surgery poses risks for any individual, no matter the procedure, but these chemicals significantly heighten the risks for smokers. If you smoke and are considering plastic surgery, consult an experienced plastic surgeon ...

How to Get Rid of a Double Chin

Many people believe that weight gain and aging affect whether or not we have double chins. While excess fat and aging contribute to neck aesthetics, genetics plays a bigger role in the fat distribution to different areas of the body. When people refer to the fat ...

What is an Alar Base Reduction?

An alar base reduction, also known as nostril reduction surgery or an alarplasty, is a rhinoplasty procedure that narrows the width of the nostril base, decreasing the nostril size and amount of nostril flaring. Alar Reduction Rhinoplasty Patients who qualify for an alar base reduction have a ...

Post Facelift Massage

Every individual heals differently — follow up with your surgeon about healing techniques that are best for you. Do not participate in a massage after facelift surgery if areas of your face are still scabbed and bruised from the procedure — the wound should be secure.