September 08, 2015
Did you know that the average pair of D-cup breasts weighs somewhere between 15 and 23 pounds? That’s roughly the same weight as a 15-month-old child. This weight, of course, only increases with breast size – an issue that can limit physical ability, hinder exercise routines, and cause general... Read More
September 02, 2015
A study published in the September issue of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery has found that the amount of fat that can be safely removed during liposuction depends almost entirely on the BMI of the patient. Researchers at Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine in Chicago analyzed... Read More
August 24, 2015
New research from the American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons has found that people who wear contact lenses are more likely to experience premature eyelid drooping. Studies conducted on 96 sets of twins found that those who wore contact lenses experienced a higher level of ptosis (drooping)... Read More
August 17, 2015
Here’s a frightening truth: anyone with a medical degree can call himself a “cosmetic surgeon” and perform complex aesthetic procedures – regardless of training or background. Literally anyone. With this laxity in titles, how do you protect yourself from selecting a surgeon who is underqualified... Read More
August 10, 2015
Vontouring is a new procedure sweeping Europe that has recently been approved in the United States. This nonsurgical alternative to labiaplasty can be completed in as little as 12 minutes and may improve the appearance of the vulva after just one treatment. It is important to remember however that... Read More
August 03, 2015
Dermal fillers are most commonly used to address signs of aging such as fine lines and deep wrinkles. However, many of these products are effective at addressing acne scars as well. The best way to learn if dermal fillers can be used to temporarily address your acne scars is by calling (888) 730-... Read More
July 27, 2015
Silicone breast implants offer a look and feel that more closely resembles natural breast tissue – a factor that has helped them become an increasingly popular choice for breast enhancement. However, many people still wonder if this type of breast implant is safe. Silicone breast implants have... Read More
July 13, 2015
An increase in the number of massive weight loss procedures in the United States has resulted in a similar increase in body contouring procedures performed over the past few years. According to the American Society of Plastic Surgery, post-weight loss body contouring options such as tummy tuck, arm... Read More
July 06, 2015
Once removed, fat does not simply grow back. In this way, results from liposuction are permanent. However, new fat will begin to accumulate if proper care is not taken of the body following your contouring procedure. To help prevent the accumulation of new fat deposits, making healthy lifestyle... Read More
July 01, 2015
Breast lift surgery can restore a firm, contoured, and perky appearance to the chest, but may do so at the expense of a slight amount of volume. A recent study conducted on 20 women who had undergone breast lift surgery found that a decrease in one bra size was common following the procedure. This... Read More