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Douglas A. Taranow, DO, FACOS


Desirable Celebrity Beauties for Plastic Surgery

Posted March 22, 2013 in Celebrities

Celebrities continue to influence and inspire individuals to enhance their image. These three desirable celebrities are among the many trendsetters, while also being three of the most profitable entertainers of Hollywood: Jennifer Lopez – $52 million The 43-year old Latin beauty was recently named the most powerful celebrity on the planet by Forbes Magazine. Was […]

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How to Have a Smooth (and Swift!) Recovery Period

Posted March 15, 2013 in Recovery

One of the first questions prospective patients ask regarding their surgical procedure is: How long is the recovery period? Although every procedure has an estimated healing time, there are several things you can do both before and after surgery to help maintain a smooth – and swift – recovery period. It is important that you […]

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How the Sun Damages Your Skin

Posted March 13, 2013 in Skin Care

Although most people desire the sun-kissed look, the sun’s rays may actually harm the skin. This can make you appear older than you are, possibly causing irreversible damage. Excessive exposure to the skin can cause fine lines, coarse wrinkles, skin discoloration, freckles, pigmentation, and/or ruptured blood vessels. These skin abnormalities have the potential to make […]

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Cosmetic Procedures for Men

Posted March 07, 2013 in Male Plastic Surgery Procedures

Although women continue to dominate when it comes to undergoing plastic surgery, more than ever men are proving that they desire cosmetic enhancements as well. Just like women, they have “problem areas” too – places on the body where diet and exercise do not improve.  Many men are also unhappy with the lines and wrinkles […]

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Stop Sagging Breasts

Posted March 04, 2013 in Breast Lift, Skin Care

A woman’s breasts can create feelings of both pride and embarrassment, depending on her size and shape.  Droopy, sagging breasts are one type of figure flaw that can do the latter, while undermining a fabulous fashion statement.  Although large, heavy breasts are more prone to the obvious effects of gravity, those with a small bust […]

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