Is There Really a Lunchtime Facelift?

June 14, 2010

The term lunchtime facelift seems to be a marketing term from non-plastic surgeons. There is no real definition of this procedure, because it seems to encompass non-surgical to even surgical procedures. These procedures may include: – chemical peel – IPL treatment – light laser resurfacing procedure – Botox – dermal filler, to plump up areas […]

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Should You Change Your Breast Implants?

June 3, 2010

Many patients ask me if they should change their breast implants. There are some definite reasons to do it, and then there are some more subtle reasons to change them. Most patients who have older implants probably have saline implants. Silicone gel implants have been FDA approved for cosmetic use since November, 2006. Most patients […]

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Are You a Candidate for Liposuction?

May 11, 2010

Liposuction is a great plastic surgery procedure to remove fat in your problem areas. In general, you’re a great candidate for liposuction if you have – stable weight for the past 6 months – smaller, localized areas of fat – areas of fat resistant to diet and exercise – areas with little or no loose […]

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