Rhinoplasty recovery

Rhinoplasty Recovery Tips

You may have already decided to have a rhinoplasty or are doing research to determine if getting a nose job is right for you. An essential part of this decision is knowing what to expect post-surgery, immediately and a few weeks out. In this article, you’ll find general tips and information that can give you an idea of what rhinoplasty …

Upper or lower blepharoplasty

Upper Blepharoplasty Vs. Lower Blepharoplasty

As we age, our skin loses its tautness and begins to sag. This condition can be corrected with a plastic surgery procedure called Blepharoplasty, restoring full field of vision and achieving a more youthful, healthier looking appearance. While upper eyelid surgery eliminates excess skin that weighs down the eyelids, lower eyelid surgery reduces puffiness. But what if you think you …

Chin implant surgery

Are You a Candidate for a Chin Implant?

If you have a receding chin then you are living with a condition called Retrogenia or “weak chin”, and if you have ever thought that your face might look better if your jawline was corrected, then you could be a good candidate for Chin Implant surgery. Chin Implant surgery allows you the opportunity to achieve your ideal face shape, eliminating …

Blepharoplasty when

When Should You Consider Blepharoplasty

As we age, our skin loses its natural tautness and begins to sag. When this happens around the eyes, it produces two undesirable effects. The first is cosmetic; it makes you appear tired or inattentive. The second is physical, causing irritable, dry eyes and vision impairment. If you are experiencing these symptoms, you might be a candidate for Blepharoplasty. What …

Woman with chin implant

Chin Implant vs. Chin Fillers

Getting facial plastic surgery is a big decision. For some candidates, the cost and perceived risks of Chin Implant surgery may lead them to consider ongoing, temporary treatments to address dissatisfaction with their appearance. While Injectable Fillers are currently a popular treatment, there is another, more permanent procedure: Chin Implant surgery. Let’s compare the benefits of implants vs. fillers so …

Rhinoplasty guide

Your Guide to Rhinoplasty

Rhinoplasty is a cosmetic nose reshaping procedure, generally used to improve the shape, symmetry, and size of a patient’s nose in relation to the rest of their face. When performed correctly, the result improves the overall appearance of the patient. What are the Types of Rhinoplasties? The type of rhinoplasty you need may change depending on the reason for the …

Types of rhinoplasty

What Are The Different Types of Rhinoplasty?

There are many different types of rhinoplasty surgery, and choosing the right procedure helps ensure you achieve the exact outcome you desire. Open Approach Rhinoplasty The open approach entails making an incision along the columella, the tissue that links the nasal tip to the nasal base, allowing the surgeon access to internal nasal structures. This option allows the surgeon the …

Woman checking skin after bad plastic surgery

Can I Get Bad Plastic Surgery Fixed?

With more Americans seeking plastic surgery, there are more reports of plastic surgery mistakes. When surgery does go wrong, especially plastic surgery, it can feel like a disaster. The good news is that bad plastic surgery can be corrected. If you believe you need corrective plastic surgery, here are some things you can do that will take the worry out …

Woman happy after receiving botox

Is Botox Right for Me?

Most people don’t start thinking about aging skin until wrinkles have started to appear on their face. Facial wrinkling occurs in three stages: Stage One: Wrinkles are noticeable only when you move your facial muscles Stage Two: Wrinkles are noticeable even when you are not moving your facial muscles Stage Three: Wrinkles have set in permanently Although some opt for …

Doctor consult with patient

What Questions Should You Ask a Plastic Surgeon?

Changing your physical appearance with surgery is not a decision to take lightly. At this point, if you’ve already decided you want to have plastic surgery, you want to be confident that the surgeon you choose meets the criteria to make you comfortable in your decision. A major step in your search is asking the right questions so you can …