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Are My Liposuction Results Permanent?

There are some cases when stubborn fat is unresponsive to diet and exercise. Because excess fat is a common complaint many people have, it isn’t surprising liposuction is one of the top requested plastic surgery procedures. Many people decide to undergo liposuction to target unwanted pockets of fat since it is very efficient in creating beautiful curves while providing an ideal solution for fat removal. Some people think after undergoing liposuction it is the end-all game for the battle of the bulges; however, it is not a quick fix for complete fat removal. Liposuction is designed to permanently remove the...

The Difference Between Facial Injectables

Most people are familiar with injectable facial fillers and their effectiveness in targeting signs of aging. Injectable options are specialized and designed to be individualized to the patient and their goals. Patients can achieve quick results without ever having to go near an operating table. We all live busy lives and want an immediate fix to our aging troubles, and injectables can provide that with minimal downtime and pain. In fact, according to the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery statistics, injectables had a 10 percent increase in 2016. More people want to look younger and achieve beautiful results without...

What Breast Surgery Is Best for Me?

The breasts are a symbol of femininity. There are many women who lack confidence due to the appearance of their breasts. Unfortunately, there isn’t some magical at-home solution to changing how a woman’s breasts look. This is why so many women opt for breast surgery every year. Whether aging, pregnancy, or genetics are causing an unsatisfying breast size or shape, breast surgery is a possible option for women who want to make enhancements. With so many techniques and procedures available, how does a woman know what breast surgery is right for her? The answer is, it all depends on what...

4 Factors That Will Affect Your Healing After Surgery

Plastic surgery is a serious decision, and many people may think after their procedure is over, that’s it. A major part of the surgical experience is the recovery period. Having a safe and easy recovery is a crucial part of achieving the results you want and for preventing risks and complications. While it may seem simple, many people tend to ignore the care instructions given by their doctor. It is important that patients are involved with their surgery process before, during, and after their procedure. Whether undergoing breast augmentation, tummy tuck, or liposuction, patients should be aware that all surgeries...

Spring Into a Healthy Skin Care Regimen!

Spring is in the air, which means the weather is going to start heating up. As the sun comes out, it is important to protect the skin from harmful UV rays. Sticking to a healthy skin care regimen can help to prevent sun spots, fines lines, and wrinkles. It is never too late to practice healthy skin care habits. Even though we can’t halt the aging process, we can slow it down with an everyday skin care regimen.   The Do’s and Don’ts of Skin Care Here are some helpful summer skin care do’s and don’ts everyone should try to...

Will Liposuction Get Rid of My Fat for Good?

Achieving a slim, contoured figure is usually a common goal for most people when starting a diet and exercise plan, but getting rid of stubborn pockets of fat may need more than a healthy lifestyle. Even with vigorous efforts, reaching your weight loss goals may require some medical assistance. Liposuction surgery is a commonly performed procedure for eliminating troublesome areas of fat. Many people find that it is effective in removing stubborn fatty tissue and that it provides a better-contoured figure, but does liposuction really last forever? Where Does the Fat Go? Liposuction should not be used as a weight...

It’s a Good Year for a Mommy Makeover

As the years have passed, some mothers have noticed that multiple pregnancies have packed on the pounds and negatively transformed their bodies. The breasts are left sagging and lifeless. The stomach develops loose, hanging skin and weak abdominal muscles. There is unwanted fat along stubborn areas of the body such as the abdomen, thighs, and hips. Many women have trouble getting rid of the havocs following childbirth with traditional weight-loss methods. When diet and exercise have failed to provide you with a post-childbearing tune-up, it may be time for a Mommy Makeover. By combining one or more Mommy Makeover procedures,...

Is Your Butt Too Small? The Brazilian Butt Lift Can Help!

The curves of a woman’s body can help define her. Among the traits that set some women apart is the butt. Having a large, round, and defined bottom has become a goal for many women. Some have tried diet and exercise to achieve this goal and found little to no success. Often, voluptuous buttocks are impossible to attain with at-home solutions alone. Plus, exercise is sometimes not a person’s friend when achieving this goal. As they lose fat, they also notice the buttocks lose volume and reduce in size. A “Brazilian Butt Lift” is an ideal procedure for achieving larger,...

“Man Boobs” Aren’t Something to Joke About

The breasts are considered a beautiful characteristic of a woman and set her apart from a man. However, when a man has enlarged breasts, it is not a flattering feature displayed on him and can turn him into a mockery. The terms “man boobs” and “moobs” have been coined, making fun of this unattractive feature that some men possess. The overdevelopment of male breasts (gynecomastia) is a common problem that affects nearly 40 to 60 percent of the male population, and "man boobs" aren't something to joke about! Gynecomastia is characterized by a buildup of fat and glandular tissue on...

Quick “Touch Ups” Before the New Year

The holiday season is here, and the new year is just around the corner. Now is the perfect time to freshen up your look to create a more youthful and rested appearance. You may not have time to undergo a surgical procedure; however, it isn’t too late to take advantage of the many non-surgical options designed to target facial lines and wrinkles. It’s a Good Time for a “Lunchtime Lift” More people are trying to find non-surgical options to correct aging indicators. According to the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery’s 2015 statistics on cosmetic surgery, injectables have seen a...

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