Posts From April, 2012

The True Measure of Plastic Surgery Success

What is a successful plastic surgery?  Yes, of course, a successful plastic surgery means the operation was smooth, went off without a hitch and provided the desired cosmetic results.  But, was the patient satisfied?  Did it change their quality of life?  Was it worth it? That is the true measure of plastic surgery success. This […]

Say Goodnight to Facial Wrinkles

We all know that skincare matters during our waking hours, but did you ever consider that what you do in your sleep can actually affect your appearance?  We spend up to a third of our life in bed, which is making many people ask the question, “Am I doing enough for my skin during the […]

Top 5 Cosmetic Issues Among Women

Everyone woman is different—we look different, live in different places and have completely different tastes.  There are, however, certain things that unite us.  One of the things, I’ve noticed, is how women share common cosmetic issues.  As a female plastic surgeon, I can tell you firsthand that any appearance issue you’re facing, thousands of other […]

Modern Breast Implant Surgery Turns 50!

According to the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS), over 300,000 breast augmentation surgeries were performed in 2011, making it the number-one cosmetic surgery in the United States.  Not one of these procedures would have been possible, however, without the work of two pioneering doctors exactly 50 years ago.  BBC is reporting on Drs. Thomas […]

Plastic Surgery Needs Vary Among Age Groups

What kind of plastic surgery procedures are 35 year olds choosing?  How about 50-somethings?  Those and many more answers can be found in a recent report from The American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ASAPS). This year, the society’s annual plastic surgery statistics show an interesting trend — different age groups are turning to very […]

The Three S’s of Plastic Surgery | Surgeon, Site and Strategy

Exploring plastic surgery for the first time can be a daunting task.  It’s easy to feel confused and overwhelmed by all the questions: What provider should I go to?  Are all plastic surgery clinics the same? What can plastic surgery do for me? With “white coat deception” running rampant, the answers to these questions become […]

New Study: Liposuction and Tummy Tuck Improve Quality of Life

Can certain plastic surgery procedures actually improve the quality of life?  Yes, says new research from the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS).  The connection is explained in a recent ASPS press release.  According to the report, “Patients undergoing cosmetic liposuction and/or abdominoplasty (“tummy tuck”) procedures report significant improvements in self-esteem and quality of life, […]

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