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All About Fillers

Fillers result in a full, smooth, more youthful looking appearance, and have little recovery time and immediate results. Every face is different and requires different filler placement.

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.

How Young is Too Young for Rhinoplasty?

Rhinoplasty is the most common plastic surgery performed for teenagers. The procedure enhances the appearance of the nose and aligns it with the rest of the patient’s facial features. Physical appearance plays a key role in teenage confidence, but a rhinoplasty procedure should only be considered if ...

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 ...

What Are the Different Types of Facelifts?

If you are dissatisfied with your facial volume, structure or the elasticity of your facial skin, it’s important to educate yourself about the available options. Your surgeon will be able to recommend a solution specific to your facial needs, but before your initial consultation, it ...

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.