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How Much are Lip Injections and How Long do They Last?

June 23, 2020
There are two ways to augment your lips: injections or implants. Lip implants, while longer-lasting, pose several surgical and postsurgical risks that can easily be avoided by choosing a dermal filler to improve the shape, symmetry, and projection of your lips. The main ingredient in lip injections is hyaluronic acid, a substance that occurs naturally in the body and is essential for holding moisture. Dr. Brueck offers dermal fillers from the trusted Juvederm and Restylane families, both of which are FDA approved for lip augmentation. How Long do Lip Fillers Last? The length of time your lip augmentation with dermal fillers lasts depends… Read Full Post

Which Procedures are Included in a Mommy Makeover?

June 18, 2020
Mommy makeover surgery is designed to address the physical changes caused by carrying and having babies. Because every woman experiences these things slightly differently, the techniques used for individual surgical procedures must be customized to her exact needs. Board-certified plastic surgeon Dr. Robert Brueck takes the time necessary to understand the needs and desires of each patient, enabling him to focus each mommy makeover procedure on those areas that have caused the most concern. Body Procedures Following pregnancy, excess fat, loose and sagging skin, stretch marks, and similar issues are common. So too is a condition called… Read Full Post

Corona Update - Beauty By Brueck

April 15, 2020
I pray all of you are doing well, happy and healthy.  I have been pretty much shut down.  Still waiting for Governor DeSantis to open our operating rooms.  I plan to return on a limited basis to see patients on Monday April 20th assuming all goes well.  Several of you have purchased art work by my son and daughter in law.  Thank you sooo much.  If you're looking for something unique and special visit www.kateharroldart.com or www.alterimages.net.  ' Until then, say lots of prayers, stay home, wash your hands and safely distance. Blessings, Dr. Brueck P.S. If any of you need to renew your medical marijuana card you can now do this via… Read Full Post

Facial Fat Grafting

April 09, 2020
Facial fat grafting restores volume, eliminates fine lines and deep wrinkles, and even addresses pockmarks and acne scars. The treatment is frequently performed in conjunction with other facial plastic surgery options to address issues including sunken eyes and hollow cheeks, that cannot be corrected through a facelift or similar options. To perform facial fat grafting, your fat must first be harvested from a donor site such as: The hips and waist The Abdomen and flanks Using liposuction, Dr. Brueck gently removes fat from the target area, sculpting and defining that section of the body. After removal, the fat is processed before being… Read Full Post

COVID-19 Update

April 06, 2020
To my valued patients, These are challenging times, to say the least. Through hard work and prayer, together, we will prevail. I will be posting updates periodically and hope to return the week of April 20th. As of now, ALL elective cosmetic surgery is on hold, as patient safety is first and foremost. We will never compromise that. Our guidelines from the CDC and state all change regularly, but we will work to keep all of you up to date on what we know. If you have a question or want to send me photos for a preliminary cosmetic consult, please send your inquiries to my email [email protected] Again a million thanks for being my… Read Full Post
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Am I a Candidate for a Facelift?

March 20, 2020
A facelift can be a great way to turn back the hands of time and reveal a fresh, youthful you. However, before undergoing a facelift, it’s important to be sure you are a good candidate. Just as with any elective cosmetic procedure, there are certain considerations that must be taken into account before deciding a facelift is a good option to achieve your goals. What Can a Facelift Do for You? A facelift is a great way to treat: Jowls Loose, sagging skin Deep wrinkles After a facelift, your skin will be tighter and smoother, and you’ll look more youthful. You’ll still look like yourself, just refreshed and with 5 or 10 years taken off of… Read Full Post

Suffer From Excessive Underarm Sweating? We Have a Solution

September 01, 2019
If embarrassing, excessive sweating and body odor are keeping you from living your best life, it’s time for a change. You should be able to work out or enjoy time outdoors without worrying about soaking through your shirt and causing people around you to edge away. At Beauty by Brueck, led by Robert J. Brueck, MD, we offer miraDryⓇ as a safe, FDA-cleared treatment for eliminating sweat and neutralizing odor glands under your arms. It’s an easy, non-invasive approach to the problem of pit sweat and smells. How miraDry works Around 15.3 million people in the United States suffer from hyperhidrosis, or excessive sweating. The most common… Read Full Post

The Secrets to a Natural-Looking Nose Job

August 12, 2019
No one wants to end up like the reality TV stars on ”Botched” — misfortunately misshapen and desperately seeking the help of corrective cosmetic surgeons.  Dr. Robert J. Brueck of Beauty by Brueck wants you to know what goes into a successful, natural-looking rhinoplasty, more commonly called a “nose job.” Of course, it’s mainly the surgeon’s job, but you play a role, too. Here are five secrets to getting a natural-looking nose job.  1. Tell your surgeon everything Seriously, we mean everything. The more you divulge during your consultation, the better Dr. Brueck will understand you, your health, your concerns, and your goals.  It’s… Read Full Post

Unhappy With Your Body After Pregnancy? Learn More About Mommy Makeovers

July 24, 2019
Pregnancy is an unpredictable journey that changes your life forever. Some women breeze through pregnancies with nothing more than a few waves of nausea, while others experience severe morning sickness, back pain, and a host of other physical problems. Still, the reward after nine long months is a beautiful, new life to love and cherish.   Once your precious baby has arrived, however, you notice the physical after-effects your body endured while you were growing a new human being — and you might not bounce back as quickly as you’d like. We understand your frustration, which is why our talented, board-certified plastic surgeon, Dr. Robert… Read Full Post

We Answer all of Your Questions About Male Breast Reduction Surgery

June 27, 2019
For 25% of men with gynecomastia or male breast tissue enlargement, there’s no known cause. For another 25%, it’s the result of a condition that doesn’t resolve itself after puberty. Whatever the case may be for you, gynecomastia isn’t usually a serious health condition, but it can seriously affect your self-confidence and your emotional well-being.  When gynecomastia doesn’t resolve on its own, male breast reduction surgery may be a viable solution. At his practice, Beauty by Brueck, Dr. Robert Brueck, a board-certified plastic surgeon located in Fort Meyers, Florida, offers gynecomastia surgery for men who wish to do something about… Read Full Post