May 26, 2015
The mommy makeover procedure is designed to address those areas most impacted by pregnancy and nursing. This can include weakened and separated abdominal muscles, stubborn fat deposits in the stomach, buttock, back and thighs, loss of breast volume and lift, and facial sagging and fatigue. Because... Read More
May 18, 2015
Labiaplasty addresses both the physical discomfort and aesthetic dissatisfaction that can arise from protruding or sagging vaginal lips. If you are unhappy with the appearance of your labia or if its physical features cause your any discomfort, it may be time to call board-certified plastic surgeon... Read More
May 12, 2015
Facial fillers are a fast, convenient, and effective way to address signs of aging without undergoing surgery. However, there are a number of different types of fillers and choosing the right one is not always simple. This is why it is best to work with an experienced and board-certified plastic... Read More
May 04, 2015
If you are unhappy with the appearance of your breast implants or if you have begun to experience discomfort, it may be time to discuss your breast implant revision options with McLean plastic surgeon Dr. Roberta Gartside. Please call (888) 730-4113 today to schedule your consultation and learn... Read More
April 30, 2015
Xeomin® is a nonsurgical facial rejuvenation treatment that can be used to eliminate moderate to severe frown lines in between the eyebrows. With Xeomin, board-certified plastic surgeon Dr. Roberta Gartside can help smooth glabeller lines, producing a soft and youthful appearance without surgical... Read More
April 21, 2015
The aging process is an unfortunate inevitability of life. Over time, we all start to experience signs of facial aging, including hollow eyes, sunken cheeks, and the development of wrinkles. Fortunately, there are a wide range of minimally invasive, nonsurgical facial rejuvenation treatments to... Read More
April 14, 2015
Every once in awhile, you get taken by surprise by a big event -- a family wedding you weren't expecting an invite to, a high school reunion that sneaks up on you (has it really been 20 years?), or some other big party that came out of nowhere. You'll want to look your best for these functions, and... Read More
April 07, 2015
Breast augmentation is one of the most popular plastic surgery procedures performed by Dr. Gartside. Due to this popularity and the wealth of information available today, most of her Washington DC area patients enter their initial consultation with a solid understanding of the procedure. That being... Read More
March 31, 2015
We all start to develop wrinkles at a different age. There are many reasons for this variability in the onset of the aging process, and many of them are due to the way you live your life. For example, if you smoke, spend lots of time in the sun or drink heavily, you are more likely to develop... Read More
March 21, 2015
Every year, the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS) releases data about the plastic surgery trends from the previous year. The organization recently released their statistics for the 2014 year, and the total number of cosmetic procedures performed rose by 3% compared with 2013. But if we... Read More