Skincare Like A Surgeon

June 4, 2015

I know you want to believe that a celebrity-endorsed cream will transport you to a Beverly Hills facial reality.  But it won’t.  Only a qualified and experienced doctor can do that. Working for a paycheck is noble and effective.  But who would turn down a winning lottery ticket?  Beauty products can be like that.  Researching […]

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Luxe, the Valet Parking App For My Office

April 23, 2015

As a plastic surgeon in San Francisco, my office location is truly awesome for people who work in downtown San Francisco, and public transportation access is amazing-  I’m only 1 block away from MUNI and BART, and 2 blocks away from Market St.  However, some of my patients occasionally have a difficult time visiting me […]

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Wacky Wednesday: Procedures

January 28, 2015

Here is proof that any look you want is achievable.  There’s a procedure for that. Butt Facial Photo Credit: Ruaridh Connelian / Barcroft / mirror.co.uk When you go to the beach, your body is on display.  It just is.  To make sure it’s ready for the big show, some ladies are spending $500 on a […]

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When Can I Lift Weights After Breast Augmentation?

December 26, 2014

Some of my breast augmentation patients are fitness fanatics, and they share a common question.  “Dr. Kim, when can I start lifting weights again after my breast augmentation surgery?” Define “Weightlifting”! If you are a weight lifter that is entering fitness competitions, or if you clean, jerk, and own weight lifting gloves, you should brace […]

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Wacky Wednesday: Too Much

December 24, 2014

Photo Credit: Instagram / jordanjames2014 Number 1.  This young man lives in the UK, and is 23.  TWENTY THREE.  I don’t care what his preferences or favorite trends are now, they will be much different at age 30, 40, and beyond.  This is universally true, for everyone. Number 2.  Those cartoon eyebrows are permanent.  And […]

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