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Chin Implants vs. Facial Fat Grafting

January 30, 2023
Chin implants enhance the definition and profile of the chin. Made of alloplastic materials such as silicone, chin implants are inserted through a small incision, which can be manipulated and positioned to produce exact results. Once placed, a chin implant will likely last for a lifetime. It should not shift, slip out of place, migrate, or change positions. This can help the chin to retain a more defined and youthful appearance as you age. Facial fat grafting uses fat from another area of your body to build up and improve the contours of the face. Often used to add volume to cheeks or hollow tear troughs, facial fat grafting can also… Read Full Post

Why Choose PRP for Cosmetic Skin Rejuvenation?

January 15, 2023
Platelet-rich plasma (PRP) contains a high concentration of growth factors that have proven helpful in addressing multiple signs of aging, including: Fine Lines Deep Wrinkles Skin Laxity Droopy Cheeks Sunken Temples Depressed Tear Troughs Acne and Surgical Scars PRP can also improve skin texture, producing a softer, fuller, and more vibrant look in aged skin. As a stand-alone option, PRP can produce remarkable results for several months. In combination with other non-surgical cosmetic services, PRP can enhance and extend results, boosting the effects of treatments such as: Dermal Fillers Microneedling Radiofrequency Therapy Laser… Read Full Post

Combination Therapy for Hair Regrowth

December 30, 2022
Like wrinkles and sagging skin, hair loss is one of the most common aspects of aging. By 35, around 40 percent of men will have begun to lose hair. By the age of 50, that number jumps to 60 percent. And women don’t fare much better. By age 60, around 80 percent of women will experience hair loss. There are several options to address hair loss, from shampoos and foam to oral medications and surgical hair transplants. In between these extremes lie non-surgical but highly effective treatments, including laser hair therapy and PRP injections, a combination that offers safe, reliable, and consistently pleasing outcomes. Theradome® and PRP… Read Full Post

Am I a Good Candidate for a QuickLift Facelift?

December 15, 2022
The QuickLift Facelift is a type of mini-facelift that uses sutures to suspend SMAS tissue, helping to produce a noticeably firmer and more youthful look in people beginning to experience early signs of aging. Ideal for treating skin laxity along the neck and jawline, the QuickLift can also tighten sagging cheeks, helping to improve the appearance of the entire midface. The QuickLift is often a good fit for people with mild to moderate skin laxity on the face and neck, along with issues such as double chin and jowls. Less invasive than other facelift techniques, which reduces trauma and recovery time, it offers a good solution for people… Read Full Post

Does Breast Lift Surgery Impact Breast Size?

November 30, 2022
Ever since Kristin Cavallari mentioned having had a breast lift on her Instagram, interest in the procedure has increased. And, with increased interest comes a host of questions about what the procedure may or may not be able to do. One of the most common questions is, “Will having a breast lift make my breasts smaller?” Breast lift surgery addresses sagging breast tissue, an issue common with age. Women who have had and breastfed multiple children, like Ms. Cavallari, may experience more pronounced sagging than those who have not, although genetics, lifestyle, and even clothing options can play a role in this. During breast lift surgery,… Read Full Post

Top Liposuction Areas for Men

November 15, 2022
Diet and exercise are essential for maintaining a strong and healthy body. Alone, however, they may not be enough to combat the effects of aging, gravity, and the occasional weight fluctuation. When forces combine to produce lumpy, uneven, definition-obscuring fat on your frame, no matter how many salads you eat or how much time you spend at the gym, you may never get the results you deserve. Enter liposuction, a time-tested, effective, and reliable way to remove fat from the body permanently. Dr. Robert Brueck is a board-certified plastic surgeon with more than four decades of experience. He welcomes the opportunity to meet with you for a… Read Full Post

Butt Lift vs. Augmentation

October 30, 2022
There are two primary ways to improve the appearance of your buttocks: a butt lift and a butt augmentation. A butt lift involves removing excess skin and fat from the butt, while a butt augmentation involves adding implants or fat grafts to the butt. In this blog post, we'll compare and contrast these two procedures to help you decide which is right for you. What is a Butt Lift? Butt lifts are surgical procedures that can help improve the buttocks' appearance. This technique can help make the buttocks look larger, rounder, and more lifted. It can also correct any misshapenness or asymmetry that may be present. Butt lifts involve using… Read Full Post

What is the Best Method of Lip Augmentation?

October 15, 2022
There are many methods of lip augmentation on the market today. Which one is the best? That's a question that depends on your individual needs and preferences. We'll explore the pros and cons of the most popular methods of lip augmentation to help you decide which is right for you. What Are the Different Methods of Lip Augmentation Available? Lip augmentation is a type of cosmetic surgery that can be used to improve the appearance of the lips. Various methods are available, and the best option for you will depend on your specific goals and preferences. Some of the most common methods of lip augmentation include: Injectable fillers: These… Read Full Post

Facial Fat Grafting vs. Dermal Fillers: Which Should You Choose?

September 19, 2022
Dermal fillers and facial fat grafting are both used to add volume to the face. Issues that can be treated with these options include: Under-eye hollowness Droopy cheeks Sunken temples Fine lines Deep wrinkles Asymmetrical or undefined lips Facial fat grafting can also eliminate acne and surgical scars and add volume to the space between the eyes. Your Own Fat or Hyaluronic Acid? For facial fat grafting, fat must be taken from another area of the body. Therefore, good candidates for this procedure must have an area of the body with excess fat accumulations to obtain the donor material. Fat grafting may not be an option for patients… Read Full Post

What Causes Gynecomastia?

September 06, 2022
Gynecomastia is the medical name for male breasts. A condition common in adolescence, many young men will see the issue self-correct as they age. However, for others, gynecomastia may prove a more complex issue to address. The most common cause of gynecomastia is hormone changes. Additional causes of male breasts include: Weight Gain Inactivity/Sedentary Lifestyle Illicit and Recreational Drug Use Some Medications Anabolic Steroids Certain Herbal Products These causes of male breasts can often be addressed with male breast reduction surgery. Surgery is not always a good fit for men with enlarged breasts caused by hormone fluctuations… Read Full Post