According to the American Society of Plastic Surgery, teenagers in 2012 had five times more plastic surgery treatments than teenagers did in 1997. Of these procedures, rhinoplasty is the most common plastic surgery performed in teenagers. The teen years can be convenient for rhinoplasty because ...
The typical facelift patient is in their 50s or 60s — around this age, both wrinkles and contour changes start to appear in the face and neck. Occasionally, a patient in their 30s can have enough early aging changes to justify a facelift. Because of ...
Educational Messages from Dr. Menachof
Many things happen to our face and neck as we age. Changes occur slowly in the skin, fat, muscle and bone of our faces, causing an older appearance to develop over the years. In some people, these changes can occur early, while others can continue to look young until they are much older.
If you’re concerned about reversing the signs of aging in your skin, rejuvenation can be found in the innovative science of skin care containing growth factors. Growth factors are an important part of maintaining firmness and elasticity in your skin. Growth factors are made by skin cells to help your body maintain healthy skin. They work by repairing damaged skin, making the components that provide firmness and elasticity and helping to maintain your skin’s natural protective functions.
So I’m sitting poolside in Cabo. The sun is out. It’s about 90 degrees. There is a slight breeze. There is an ice-cold refreshing beverage sitting about 4 inches away from my left hand. I’m watching Kathleen and two of my kids floating near the ...
The number of effective non-surgical options available that improve the appearance of the skin continues to grow. This can be seen as both good and bad. The good part is that we are finding more and more things that will make us look better.
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.
While plastic surgery produces dramatic and noticeable results, there are a number of ways to avoid surgery altogether. These steps can also provide some pretty amazing changes to your face, without the downtime and financial commitment that surgery requires.
There is a plethora of plastic surgeons out there offering the best-in-class facial procedures and innovative techniques to give you the best results possible. How do you know which one is right for you?