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What are Gummy Bear Implants?

Gummy bear implants are one of the types of implants that may be used for breast augmentation. “Gummy bear” is a nickname for this type of implant, officially called cohesive gel implants. Around since the mid-2000s, gummy bear implants have become a popular option for patients undergoing breast augmentation.  What Makes Gummy Bear Implants Different Than Others? This type of

How Long After Giving Birth Should I Wait to Get a Tummy Tuck?

Childbirth changes mothers’ bodies in several ways, with the abdomen being a key point of concern. After pregnancy, it’s normal for women to have excess and/or loose skin around the belly. However, many women feel self-conscious about their post-pregnancy tummies and want to regain a flat stomach.  The tummy tuck is a popular cosmetic procedure that contours the midsection by

What is the Best Age for a Facelift?

The facelift is one of the most popular surgical cosmetic procedures and has been for a long time. The procedure is intended to reverse signs of aging in the face so that patients can achieve a more youthful appearance. However, given that the skin continues to gradually age over time, even after a facelift, many patients wonder at what age

Reasons to Consider Breast Reconstruction

Breast cancer impacts hundreds of thousands of women in the United States each year. Some women diagnosed with breast cancer must undergo a mastectomy to get rid of the cancer cells and preserve their longevity. Whether a single mastectomy, in which one breast is removed, or a double mastectomy, in which both breasts are removed, this procedure can be damaging

Can Losing Weight Affect My Breasts?

After losing a significant amount of weight, you deserve to be proud of your accomplishment and see the results on your body. Unfortunately, weight loss can cause some cosmetic concerns, including changes to the breasts. Specifically, weight loss can cause lost volume, lost shape, and sagging of the breasts.  While losing weight can alter the appearance of your breasts, there

Do Implants Need To Be Replaced?

Implants are often used today in breast augmentation surgery. In this procedure, implants are placed inside the breasts to lift them and enhance their size. With breast implants, many women feel sexier and more confident.  One of the most common questions among patients considering breast augmentation is whether the implants will need to be replaced. While the answer to this

Get the Beach Body You Always Wanted with Liposuction

Have you always dreamed of having the perfect beach body? The beautiful beaches are a major perk of living here in Florida, but insecurities often hold people back from putting on a swimsuit and hitting the sand.  If areas of stubborn fat are holding you back from achieving the beach body you’ve always wanted, liposuction could be the solution for

Differences Between a Facelift and Mini Lift

If you’re experiencing signs of aging in the face, including sagging skin, excess skin, fine lines, and wrinkles, many cosmetic procedures can help you regain a youthful complexion. Among these procedures are the facelift and mini lift. While both of these procedures are used to rejuvenate the face, they have distinct differences.  Read on to learn about the differences between

Tips to Recover Faster After a Mommy Makeover

If you’re considering a mommy makeover to restore your body after childbirth, you may be wondering what the recovery period will be like. As with any surgical cosmetic procedure, a mommy makeover involves downtime, during which you’ll need to rest and avoid certain activities so that your body can effectively recover from the procedure, but we know that you have

When Should You Choose a Breast Lift Over Augmentation?

Many women who are unhappy with the shape of their breasts may not actually need a breast augmentation to correct the problem. In many cases, women can get the shape, natural contour, and perkiness they desire with a much simpler, and much more affordable, breast lift. Here is when you should choose a breast lift over augmentation. Sagging breasts Breast