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What’s the Best Treatment for Flabby Arms?

What’s the Best Treatment for Flabby Arms?

Brachioplasty, commonly known as an arm lift, is a cosmetic surgical procedure to improve the appearance of the underside of your upper arms. The procedure focuses on removing excess fat, and, if necessary, reducing excess skin to create a more toned appearance. Underlying supportive tissue, which helps define the shape of the upper arm, may […]

How Long is Recovery from Fat Grafting?

As we age, most people will lose fat in the face.  Loss of facial volume is a common sign of aging.  Facial fat grafting is designed to treat the fat atrophy by moving fat to the face from another part of the body (the fat is commonly “harvested” from the abdomen, hips, inner or outer […]

Will a Tummy Tuck Leave Scars?

Scarring is inevitable with any surgical procedure – it’s part of our skin’s way of healing a wound by building new tissue. An abdominoplasty (tummy tuck) is no different. If you’re getting a tummy tuck, you can expect to have a scar. Still, there are steps you can take to minimize their long-term visibility before […]

What is the Recovery for an Eyelid Lift Like?

We are socialized to look at each other in the eyes when we communicate, and as a result, we become very sensitive to eyelid changes.  Aging, stress, and health are reflected in the appearance of our eyes, often long before we see those changes in other areas of our face. You see those changes, and […]

Is Facial Fat Grafting Permanent?

Facial fat grafting (fat transfer) is one of the fastest-growing minimally-invasive procedures on the market today. The procedure uses your own (autologous) fat minimizing the risk for allergic reaction. Patients can achieve natural-looking outcomes that outlast most other synthetic dermal fillers with almost no downtime. Fat grafting can be used for everything from wrinkle reduction […]

Is A Tummy Tuck Part of a Mommy Makeover?

More and more women are turning to mommy makeover procedures to restore their pre-pregnancy figure. It’s very common for women to feel uncomfortable with the way their body looks after childbearing and nursing. While motherhood is a natural and beautiful process, many women find that their body doesn’t bounce back from the weight change, the […]

Post-Op Bruise Cover Up Tutorial

Patients often ask what the best products are to cover bruising on the face, neck, and eyes. We don’t sell or endorse any one brand but there are many effective reasonably priced color correcting concealer products available online and in the makeup section of drug stores. Before you buy any color correcting bruise concealer (its […]

How Long Does It Take to Look Normal After a Facelift?

A facelift can safely and effectively improve your appearance by reducing or eliminating sag, wrinkles, fullness in the neck, and other signs of aging. Many of our patients want to look and feel their best before a big event. With proper planning and preparation, you’ll be able to facilitate a smooth recovery so you can […]

What is a Breast Lift?

Many women that come into our office are unhappy with the shape and size of their breasts after pregnancy, nursing, or menopause, or just from the natural changes that occur with age. If you’re like most, deciphering which procedure is right for you can be complicated. A breast lift, or mastopexy, is a surgical procedure […]

Non-Surgical Wrinkle Reduction with Fillers

More and more patients are coming into our office seeking out procedures that will allow them to achieve maximum results with minimal downtime. While a facelift with or without fat transfer is the gold standard procedure for wrinkle reduction and volume loss, there are a variety of non-surgical alternatives available. The two main tools are […]