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Options for a Smoother Brow

January 10, 2022
As we age, creases across the forehead become more pronounced. For some, deep-lined forehead wrinkles are always apparent. For others, they may become more pronounced with facial movements. In all cases, if forehead creases are causing dissatisfaction with your facial appearance, calling our office to learn about your options can work to guide you towards the treatments that will produce the smooth and more youthful look you desire. Surgical Options for Forehead Creases The best surgical option for brow creases is the forehead lift. With this procedure, Dr. Brueck can smooth the skin on the brown while also lifting drooping eyebrows and… Read Full Post

Can Liposuction Help Skin Shrink?

December 13, 2021
Liposuction is used to remove stubborn fat deposits from the body. Suitable for contouring nearly any area of the body, liposuction is commonly used to trim and tone: Ankles and calves Thighs, hips, and buttocks Abdomen and waist (love handles and muffin top) Flanks and upper back (bra roles) Arms and chest Neck and chin The areas that could benefit most from liposuction on your body can be identified and discussed during your initial consultation. In many instances, more than one area can be contoured during a single surgical procedure. This can help to reduce the total amount of time you will need to spend in recovery. Skin… Read Full Post

Consult with Dr. Brueck

December 07, 2021
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Is Breast Lift Surgery Permanent?

November 05, 2021
Breast lift surgery addresses sagging breast tissue, helping to produce a firmer, perkier, and more desirable breast mound. Factors that influence breast sagging include weight fluctuations, pregnancy and nursing, genetics, and gravity. Some of these things are within your control. For example, you can help to maintain your breast lift results by remaining within the same weight range and not becoming pregnant. Things like genetic factors and the effect gravity has as we age, however, will continue to have an impact on the perkiness of your breasts. Breast lift surgery can produce results for several years – 15 or more in some cases – but… Read Full Post
Category: Breast Surgery

Does Tummy Tuck Surgery Remove Stretch Marks?

October 12, 2021
Tummy tuck surgery (abdominoplasty) is used to remove excess skin from the belly while toning the hips and improving the overall appearance of the abdominal region. In the process, tummy tuck surgery can eliminate stretch marks, though this is a secondary benefit, not one of the goals of abdominoplasty. During tummy tuck surgery, loose and sagging skin, along with stubborn fat deposits are removed from the midsection. This helps to produce a firmer, more toned, and generally more appealing look to the belly. Depending on the type of tummy tuck, separated abdominal muscles may also be reconnected during surgery. This serves the dual benefit… Read Full Post

Does Eyelid Surgery Remove Crow’s Feet?

September 13, 2021
Blepharoplasty (eyelid surgery) is used to improve the appearance of the eyes by addressing cosmetic issues with both the upper and lower lids. With eyelid surgery, board-certified plastic surgeon Dr. Robert Brueck can lift sagging upper lids, eliminate lid wrinkles, and reduce the appearance of dark circles and bags underneath the eyes. The procedure can help produce a more alert and youthful appearance and serve to complement all surrounding facial features. Crow’s feet are the wrinkles that extend horizontally from the corners of the eyes when we smile. These are typically dynamic wrinkles, meaning they likely only appear with facial… Read Full Post

Why Consider a Facial Filler?

August 18, 2021
Facial fillers, also known as dermal fillers, offer a non-surgical solution for several signs of aging. Different fillers are designed to address different concerns, each offering unique benefits in the treatment of: Fine lines and deep wrinkles Hollowness in the cheeks and underneath the eyes Skin laxity Some fillers can be used to enhance the size, shape, and symmetry of the lips as well, allowing treatment with fillers to rejuvenate and improve overall facial contours and create a softer, more youthful-looking appearance. Fillers vs. Neurotoxins Dermal fillers add volume to the skin and can produce results for several months.… Read Full Post

What Are the Most Popular Plastic Surgery Procedures?

July 06, 2021
The most popular plastic surgery procedures performed by board-certified plastic surgeons are: Nose Reshaping Eyelid Surgery Facelift Liposuction Breast Augmentation These are the findings of the American Society of Plastic Surgery, a trade organization for board-certified plastic surgeons that collects data on all procedures performed each year to determine which are garnishing the most patient interest. The Most Popular Non-Surgical Cosmetic Treatments In addition to the most popular surgical options, the ASPS collects data on non-surgical services performed by board-certified plastic surgeons. The most popular non-surgical… Read Full Post

Can Breast Augmentation be Financed?

June 07, 2021
Breast augmentation is a cosmetic procedure that is not covered by medical insurance. This should not impede undergoing the procedure, however. In fact, there are a number of financing options that can be used to ensure you are able to have breast enhancement performed. Our Financing Options At Beauty by Brueck, we don’t want financing to be a barrier to reaching your goals. In addition to all major credit cards, debit cards, cash, and bank checks, we have elected to work with two of the most trusted and reputable cosmetic surgery financing companies to assist patients who would prefer to finance their procedure secure the funds they… Read Full Post

Why Choose a Board-Certified Plastic Surgeon for Mommy Makeover Surgery?

May 13, 2021
Mommy Makeover surgery is a comprehensive combination of procedures intended to address the myriad ways pregnancy and nursing impact the physical and emotional comfort of moms. While each mommy makeover procedure is unique, treatments that may be combined include: Breast procedures to address volume loss, ptosis (sagging), nipple displacement, and stretch marks Body procedures to improve contours, remove stubborn fat deposits and excess skin, and reattach abdominal muscles Facial procedures to reduce jowls, contour the jawline, eliminate double chin, and lift sagging skin Each mommy makeover is slightly different and should be based on… Read Full Post
Category: Mommy Makeover