Archive for May, 2014
Mammaplasty (breast reduction) is a surgical procedure than can be used to reduce the size of the breasts. It is commonly used in women with overly large breasts and can also be used to treat Gynecomastia (benign enlargement of breast tissue in males).
The procedure involves making an incision in the breast, removing excess tissue and then suturing the incision. Many plastic surgeons now employ innovative surgical techniques that minimize scarring and preserve the opportunity for breastfeeding in the future. continue reading
An Abdominoplasty, also known as a “tummy tuck” is a surgical procedure that can be used to remove excess fat and skin and restore weakened or separated abdominal muscles. This common cosmetic surgical procedure is often used for women after childbirth or women and men who have lost a substantial amount of weight. The result is a smoother and firmer abdominal profile.
In the past, abdominoplasty surgery involved a long and painful recovery period and the risk for complications was high. Thankfully, with today’s innovations, tummy tuck surgery has a lower risk for complications and involves a shorter, less painful recovery time. continue reading
Have you heard the expression, “Forty is the new 30?” Well, it is true: woman and men aged 40 and above are now looking younger and younger, thanks in part to facial aesthetics such as Botox®, Restylane® and Juvèderm®. With these skin rejuvenating treatments, women and men are looking younger and younger, without having to go under the knife. continue reading