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3 Important Questions to Ask Your Cosmetic Surgeon

3 Important Questions to Ask Your Cosmetic Surgeon

by Shearly (SU)
Choosing to undergo cosmetic surgery can certainly be a difficult decision, as there are a lot of variables involved – and your surgeon will be the biggest one. Selecting the right cosmetic surgeon will be the difference between a positive experience and a bad one. Every procedure starts with a consultation with your potential doctor, and asking the right questions will help you discern whether this particular doctor is the right one for you. So, what questions should you ask prior to your procedure?

Breast Augmentation: Do You Need a Breast Lift?

Breast Augmentation: Do You Need a Breast Lift?

by Stephanie Meadows
The question most plastic surgeons here when they do a consultation for women looking to enhance their breasts is, “do I need a breast augmentation, and do I also need a breast lift simultaneously?” A combination breast augmentation and breast lift, also known as mastopexy, is an excellent option for women who want to restore fullness and correct sagging that can occur after having children, losing weight, or with aging; however, there are many common misconceptions about each of these individual surgeries. To avoid confusion, talk to your board-certified plastic surgeon for more information.

Why Young People Are Getting Plastic Surgery

Why Young People Are Getting Plastic Surgery

by Stephanie Meadows
The latest American Society of Plastic Surgeons’ (ASPS) statistics show that cosmetic surgery is increasing in the 13- to 19-year-old age category. While many assume that cosmetic surgery is for the older individual trying to look younger, studies are showing that cosmetic surgery is being more frequently applied to the teen who is not satisfied with his/her current appearance.

Best 50th Birthday Present: A Breast Lift

Best 50th Birthday Present: A Breast Lift

by Stephanie Meadows
With age and time, breasts often lose their fullness and that raised or perky placement that lends a youthful appeal to the female form. Breast lift surgery reverses the breast sagging that affects almost all women at some point in their lives. Skin and ligaments that secure the breasts to the underlying muscles hold the breasts in place. These structures weaken and stretch out over time, even in small-breasted women.

Can You Hide a C-Section with a Tummy Tuck

Can You Hide a C-Section with a Tummy Tuck

by Stephanie Meadows
A woman’s body goes through a lot of changes during and after pregnancy. For women, gaining weight for many reasons can put a damper on your self-confidence, including after pregnancy. Losing weight and keeping it off is no easy task, but it’s not impossible.

*Disclaimer: Results may vary from patient to patient.*