Archive for June, 2012

Liposuction: Does the fat come back after?

One of the most frequent questions we are asked about liposuction is whether or not the fat will come back after, or is the procedure permanent. First, and foremost, we know that liposuction is very poor at controlling weight. After all, we are what we eat. But a recent study cited by U.S. News & […]

Breast Implants will improve your Sex Life: Recent Polls show

As a regular contributor to RealSelf.com, we noted the results of their recent poll concerning breast implants and sexual satisfaction. As expected, women who have completed breast augmentation report a better sex life. What was not so expected was the extent of the gain in sexual awareness and satisfaction. Given the huge number of breast […]

Vampire Fillers are Invading Cosmetic Medicine

Clinical research in plastic surgery has been on the lookout for advancements in facial fillers to add to our compliment in facial rejuvenation. Platelet rich plasma, or PRP, is one such filler which is made from a sample of the patient’s own blood. Early in its investigation, it has become dubbed the ‘vampire filler’. PRP […]

The new paradigm in Facelift: Maintaining, not regaining

Looking over our patient experience the past several years, the concept of the aging curve has firmly taken hold. Facial aging is a continuum with a gentle upward slope and efforts these days have focused on leveling the aging curve. The traditional facelift candidate used to be an individual with clearly visible signs of aging. […]

Mommy Makeover — The Extraordinary Rise

It seems that just a year or two ago we spoke often about breast augmentation after pregnancy and for some tummy tuck to contour and tone the abdomen. Yet now there has been an evolution in how we approach the end of childbearing. For the lucky few, such as Brittany Spears, pregnancy and childbirth is […]