Browlift Surgery One of the more popular plastic surgeries in the past several years is the browlift. It can take years off the face by lifting, shaping and repositioning brows. This cosmetic procedure should not be confused with upper eyelid surgery or upper blepharoplasty. This is a quick procedure taking only about an hour with general anesthesia on an outpatient basis. Men and women typically seek…


Read more »

Women’s bodies are designed to bounce back from pregnancy to a certain degree. But the vast majority of women who have had children still experience lower self-confidence because of changes in their physique. For many, diet and exercise have little to no effect on particularly troublesome areas like the breasts and abdomen. A mommy makeover is a plastic surgery that improves these affected areas after…


Read more »

Men often feel embarrassed by enlargement of male breast tissue caused by gynecomastia. This shame can lead many to seek gynecomastia surgery, or male breast reduction surgery. In fact, more men seek this procedure today than ever before as awareness grows about how they can improve their chest appearance and self-image. What is Gynecomastia? Male breast tissue grows as a result of hormonal surges occurring…


Read more »

Are you considering breast surgery after weight loss? Both men and women can feel discouraged by the appearance of their breasts after losing a substantial amount of weight. Because of how this area of the body changes as the pounds are shed, you may not feel comfortable with what you see in the mirror. Breast shape changes are often even visible through clothing, making it…


Read more »

Any plastic surgery involves personal commitment, surgical risk, recovery time and financial cost. All of these factors are important considerations before deciding on your facial procedure. Also because of these investments, you probably wonder, “Is a facelift permanent?” Everyone wants to look youthful for as long as possible. Unfortunately, only some facial plastic surgery provides permanent results. However, you can expect long-lasting benefits even though…


Read more »

As we age, our skin naturally loses collagen. Collagen fibers play an important role in keeping skin youthfully firm and supple, so this loss causes formation of mouth wrinkles and other changes on the face. Besides the collagen loss, other factors that speed up aging around the mouth include some lifestyle habits. Because skin around the mouth is thinner than other areas of your face,…


Read more »

Are you exploring your options for facial rejuvenation through a face lift? This fascinating plastic surgery procedure, also called rhytidectomy, can change your life. It reduces many of the visible signs of aging in your face and neck, making you appear more youthful and rested. Your plastic surgeon tailors your face lift to meet your specific needs. This means your surgery may involve facial fat…


Read more »

If you are preparing for a face lift procedure (a.k.a Rhytidectomy), you know that it can improve skin changes caused by the aging process, sun exposure, weight changes, smoking, and genetics. Before going through the plastic surgery procedure, it’s essential to have reasonable expectations about the recovery process. Good preparation can ensure easier healing. Post- Surgery Face Lift Follow-Up In the first weeks after your…


Read more »

Cosmetic breast surgery is the most popular plastic surgery procedure in the USA. And while breasts come in many different shapes and sizes, so do the options available to change your breasts’ appearance. Millions of women believe their breasts are too small and lack volume or shape. If that sounds familiar, breast augmentation surgery may be the answer. According to the American Society of Plastic…


Read more »

When you are interested in having eyelid surgery, a facelift, brow lift, breast lift, breast reduction or other cosmetic surgery, how do you find the best doctor to perform these procedures for you? Living in a city like Raleigh, North Carolina gives you a wide range of options, certainly. And while cosmetic surgery can change your life, it is surgery and should be researched carefully….


Read more »