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What is a Brazilian Butt Lift?

March 03, 2022
Buttock augmentation helps to add volume and restore ideal dimensions to the derriere. With this procedure, Dr. Brueck can create a more symmetrical and optimally contoured backside, helping to enhance your curves by producing a fuller, shapelier, and ultimately more attractive bottom. There are two primary methods of buttock augmentation: Buttock Implants Butt Lift With Fat Transfer (Brazilian Butt Lift) Buttock implants are made of silicone. Inserted into the buttock through small incisions, these can improve the shape and size of the bottom, but may also look and feel unnatural. What’s more, butt implants can shift, creating a lopsided… Read Full Post

How to Reduce the Risks of Scaring After Your Surgical Procedure

February 16, 2022
All surgical procedures require incisions. Incisions leave scars. This is an unavoidable part of the healing process. At Beauty by Brueck, our board-certified plastic surgeon utilizes the most advanced techniques and intentional incision placement to help reduce risks of visible scarring after plastic surgery. Steps you take both before and after your procedure will play a role in this as well. Before your procedure, you must stop taking any medications, herbs, or supplements that can thin the blood. These will need to be avoided in the days following surgery as well. Dr. Brueck will work directly with you to help you determine what needs… Read Full Post
Category: Plastic Surgery

Neck Skin Laxity

February 03, 2022
Loose neck skin, sometimes called “turkey neck,” is a common part of the aging process. As we age, neck muscles begin to weaken while overlying skin loses elasticity, resulting in what looks like a turkey wattle. In many cases, the hanging skin is surrounded by crepey, wrinkled, and thin-looking skin that further ages the appearance. If you are dealing with turkey neck, crepey skin, or both, we are here to help. We offer a range of options that can be used alone or in combination to address the areas of your face and neck that are causing you discomfort. Use the contact form on this page or call us right away to schedule a consultation and… Read Full Post

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