Category Archives: Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

Revive Your Look With Brow Lift

Lady having brow lift surgeryBrow lift surgery helps women and men reduce signs of aging in the forehead by smoothing wrinkles and lifting the eyebrows. Elevating and tightening the forehead skin can give your face a refreshed, vibrant, more youthful appearance.

What Is Brow lift Surgery?
Brow lift surgery is performed to address the creases, lines, and wrinkles that form on the forehead and brow region over time, making people look older and less vibrant than they actually are. It is also used to elevate the area, rectifying the drooping that occurs due to excess skin and fat, which often makes people look perpetually angry and tired. The rejuvenating effects of the procedure can make the entire face look younger and more vital. The procedure entails the manipulation of the tissues in the region through small incisions strategically placed within the hairline so that they will be hidden from view after full recovery from surgery. Continue reading

Look Younger With No Plastic Surgery Needed

faceRejuvenating your face with plastic surgery can provide dramatic results, but with advancements in non-invasive cosmetic procedures, you have more options than ever to achieve the younger, refreshed look you desire. Many recent reports discuss the rise in popularity of non-invasive plastic surgery procedures that do not require any surgery at all. Non-surgical cosmetic procedures such as facial fillers and laser treatments are being highly sought after by patients who want to reverse the signs of aging without undergoing surgery.

What Are The Benefits Of Non-Surgical Cosmetic Procedures?
Many patients are becoming increasingly attracted to non-surgical cosmetic treatments for a variety of reasons. In today’s economy, many patients desire treatments that are more moderately priced and offer great results with a lower price tag. Many non-surgical procedures have minimal downtime and patients can resume normal activity soon after treatment is completed. For patients who are not ready to undergo plastic surgery to achieve a fresh and youthful appearance, non-surgical procedures are oftentimes a pain-free, quick, and safe alternative. Continue reading

Cosmetic Procedures: Summertime Recovery Tips

Now that summer is here, cosmetic procedures can become more appealing than ever. It is that time to ditch the winter clothes and hit the beaches looking our absolute best. After undergoing certain cosmetic procedures, the hot weather and extra sun exposure can negatively influence your recovery time.

 

Dangers That The Summer Can Pose

The intense sunlight exposure and heat is not great for your recovery. Unless you take precautions, swelling may take longer to settle, and the chances of minor bleeding from surgical sites are higher. Treatments like laser resurfacing require around six weeks of reduced sun exposure, which can be a challenge when you are desperate to get out and enjoy yourself during the summer or have a family vacation scheduled.

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Facial Volume Loss: Causes and Treatments

facial-volumeWhen most people think of aging, wrinkling and sagging skin top the list of noticeable changes to one’s appearance. In the normal course of aging there is a natural loss of facial fat, collagen, and hyaluronic acid, the chemical which keeps the skin moist, full, and youthful looking. The process usually begins in the twenties as the skin’s natural supports begin to break down, producing a gradual loss of definition in the cheeks, eye sockets, temples, lips, jawline, and forehead.

Causes Of Facial Volume Loss
Heredity and the normal aging process are the main causes of facial volume loss. However, certain medications may hasten the condition, as well as emotional stress, lifestyle factors, numerous traumas, and extreme dieting and frequent weight gain and weight loss, which cause a stretching of the ligaments that support the soft tissues of the face. Facial volume loss is accompanied by the loss of blood vessels, fat layers and collagen causing the skin to sink in from the lack of these natural supports. Continue reading

Brow Lift Surgery or Botox?

cosmetic-surgeryWe all want our face to accurately express how we are feeling. However as we age, our muscles and skin tend to droop, which can make us look grumpy, upset, angry or worn-out. The first signs of aging tend to occur in the crows feet and forehead area.

What Is Brow Lift Surgery?
The brow lift, sometimes referred to as a forehead lift, is a surgical procedure designed to elevate the brow to a more youthful position relative to the eyelids. Since most people focus on the area of the eyes when talking to you, it can, by itself, make your whole face appear younger. Continue reading

Facial Cosmetic Surgery Becoming More Popular Among Men

cosmetic-surgeryWith broader social acceptance of facial plastic surgery, there has been a dramatic increase in the number of male patients seeking cosmetic procedures. Men no longer believe that cosmetic enhancement is primarily for women. In today’s competitive job market, men also want to look youthful, feel self-confident and take pride in their appearance. This increased awareness of the impact that one’s looks can have on career advancement is one reason that more and more men are undergoing cosmetic procedures.

Popular Cosmetic Surgery For Men
The following are common procedures that are popular with men:
Nose reshaping surgery is the most popular cosmetic procedure for men. It is also known as rhinoplasty. Rhinoplasty helps to correct the imperfections of the nose such as large, off-center, or crooked noses. The nose is a prominent part of the face and rhinoplasty can help completely transform the look of a person. Continue reading

Eyelid Surgery: Instantly Look More Rested

eyelid surgeryYour eyes are often the first thing people notice about your face and are an important aspect of facial attractiveness. Cosmetic eyelid surgery, called blepharoplasty, is a surgical procedure to improve the appearance of the upper eyelids, lower eyelids, or both, and give a rejuvenated appearance to the surrounding area of your eyes, making you look more rested and alert.

Eyelid Lift Surgery
Eyelid surgery is performed on either the upper eyelids, the lower eyelids, or on both simultaneously. This particular cosmetic procedure enhances the look of the eye area by tightening droopy upper eyelids and or removing extra skin from sagging lower eyelids. Continue reading

Rejuvenate Your Look with a Brow Lift

brow liftBrow lift surgery helps women and men reduce signs of aging in the forehead by smoothing wrinkles and lifting the eyebrows. Elevating and tightening the forehead skin can give your face a refreshed, vibrant, more youthful appearance.

What Is Brow lift Surgery?
Brow lift surgery is performed to address the creases, lines, and wrinkles that form on the forehead and brow region over time, making people look older and less vibrant than they actually are. It is also used to elevate the area, rectifying the drooping that occurs due to excess skin and fat, which often makes people look perpetually angry and tired. The rejuvenating effects of the procedure can make the entire face look younger and more vital. The procedure entails the manipulation of the tissues in the region through small incisions strategically placed within the hairline so that they will be hidden from view after full recovery from surgery. Continue reading

Get a More Youthful Look Without Plastic Surgery

plastic surgeryRejuvenating your face with plastic surgery can provide dramatic results, but with advancements in non-invasive cosmetic procedures, you have more options than ever to achieve the younger, refreshed look you desire. Many recent reports discuss the rise in popularity of non-invasive plastic surgery procedures that do not require any surgery at all. Non-surgical cosmetic procedures such as facial fillers and laser treatments are being highly sought after by patients who want to reverse the signs of aging without undergoing surgery.

What Are The Benefits Of Non-Surgical Cosmetic Procedures?
Many patients are becoming increasingly attracted to non-surgical cosmetic treatments for a variety of reasons. In today’s economy, many patients desire treatments that are more moderately priced and offer great results with a lower price tag. Many non-surgical procedures have minimal downtime and patients can resume normal activity soon after treatment is completed. For patients who are not ready to undergo plastic surgery to achieve a fresh and youthful appearance, non-surgical procedures are oftentimes a pain-free, quick, and safe alternative. Continue reading