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Most Common Body Contouring Areas

When you think of body contouring, you probably think about procedures like a tummy tuck or liposuction. However, there are many areas of your body that you can have contoured besides your abdomen. Here are some of the most common body contouring areas. Thighs Fat accumulation in the upper thighs is difficult to beat, especially for women. Even if you

Breast Lift or Augmentation? Making the Decision

If you have lost volume in your breasts, you are not alone. Many women lose volume in their breasts after pregnancy and childbirth, especially if they breastfeed for a year or more. Breasts can also sag due to weight loss or as a natural part of aging.  The automatic response for most women who don’t like their breasts is to

Who Can Perform a Mohs Surgery?

There are several different types of skin cancer, but most of them are not seriously life threatening, especially if they are caught early. For several types of skin cancer, the treatment calls for carefully removing the diseased skin until clean margins are obtained. This is called a Mohs surgery, named after the doctor who developed the technique. If your primary

Common Cosmetic Procedures After Extreme Weight Loss

If you have lost 100 pounds or more, you have accomplished something wonderful for your health. You should be very proud of yourself, but you may still be lacking self-confidence. Often when people lose a significant amount of weight it results in flaps of skin, stubborn fat that will not go away with diet and exercise, or loose skin. Sometimes

Why You Should Have a Breast Lift

Have you considered having surgery on your breasts? You may be considering having a reduction to make them smaller or an augmentation procedure to make them larger. In either case, you may not need to go to these drastic measures. In many situations, a breast lift can give you the look and feel you desire without more invasive and complex

What You Need to Know About the Mommy Makeover

The Mommy Makeover is a special package of cosmetic surgery procedures that are designed to bring your body back to where it was before you had children. Having children is a huge sacrifice, and one of those sacrifices is your body’s shape and size. Just as you can counterbalance some of the other sacrifices you make for your children, so

Botox vs. Fillers

Whether you’ve noticed wrinkles beginning to form around your eyes, or sagging skin in general, faces inevitably change over time. With a seemingly infinite number of anti-aging treatments on the market, it can be difficult to know which option is best for you. Fillers, and neuromodulator injections like Botox allow you to delay the signs of aging for a long

Tightening Your Tummy After a Baby

Having a baby is transformative, changing your life forever. It’s also a body-altering event, often with lasting impact. For most women, these changes include loose skin around the lower tummy, stretch marks, and general abdominal sagging. With diet and exercise, you can often minimize your new tummy pouch. But these efforts may not be enough to completely reverse the effects

What Are Gummy Bear Implants?

Breast augmentation is one of the most common cosmetic surgery procedures in the country, but the biggest reservation many women have is whether their breasts will look and feel natural afterwards. Gummy bear implants aim to change that, with a unique composition that results in a more natural-seeming result than other implant options. That natural look and feel comes from

Mini Facelift vs. Full Facelift – Which Is Right for You?

People doing what they can to look younger for longer is nothing new. Technology and technique is always advancing in the cosmetic surgery industry, and there are more options than ever for those looking to rejuvenate their face and seemingly go back in time. If you’ve spent much time researching, you’ve likely come across the facelift and the mini facelift.