Skin Sensation Loss After Plastic Surgery
The age-defying and confidence-boosting results that come from plastic surgery can seem magical. But plastic surgery isn’t a matter of “just add water and stir.” The procedures are exacting and involve the cutting and tightening of the skin. As such, the incisions can cause a temporary skin sensation loss after plastic surgery. Don’t fret.
Breast Augmentation After Weight Loss
Have you recently undergone significant weight loss? If so, you may also be noticing a change or even loss in breast size. If your reasons for weight loss are celebratory, this can be a bit of a downer. And if the weight loss was not welcome, it can be even more discouraging. Fortunately, breast
Prepping for Breast Augmentation
With the wealth of plastic surgery-based “reality” television, a procedure such as a breast augmentation may not be taken as seriously as it should. To call it a “boob job” with a laissez-faire attitude diminishes the importance of the procedure. It’s important to remember that it’s surgery and prepping for breast augmentation should be
Yes, Stress Affects Your Skin
We frequently hear about the negative impact of stress on the heart, brain, stomach, and other organs. But what about the biggest organ – your skin? Given the negative repercussions of stress throughout the rest of the body, it makes perfect sense that stress affects your skin too. It’s all the result of
What Are the Latest Advances in Plastic Surgery?
Plastic surgery, like everything else in life, is constantly evolving. Yet, there are those who avoid plastic surgery based on antiquated notions of what it is. So if you’re interested in a procedure for yourself but are wondering about the latest advances in plastic surgery, we’ll take a look at how the face of
Is There a Most Difficult Plastic Surgery Procedure?
Though it’s difficult to single out a gold medal winner of “most difficult plastic surgery procedure,” breast augmentation with a mastopexy is definitely a front-runner. Also known as a breast lift with implants, this dual procedure is essentially the increasing or restoring of breast size and shape with implants (augmentation) combined with a breast lift
Choosing the Appropriate Breast Implant
Are you considering breast augmentation? If so, you may be turned off by those who have very obviously gotten a “boob job.” This is why it’s so important to do the research and find a board-certified plastic surgeon who will guide you in choosing the appropriate breast implant for your body type. There are
Boost Confidence With Breast Reduction
When you hear the words “large breasts,” do you immediately think of women? Most of us do. It makes sense. Large breasts on women is, to some extent, considered desirable. Large breasts on men is almost certainly considered embarrassing. Yet, women with large breasts often face the same embarrassment as men – with an added
What Are the Different Types of Breast Lifts?
Do you fondly remember a time when your breasts were firmer, rounder or perkier? Or perhaps they’ve never had the fullness you desire. If so, now is the time to consider mastopexy – a.k.a. a breast lift. In this procedure, a plastic surgeon can raise and reshape your breasts to give them the look you
When to Replace Breast Implants
Okay. We’ll admit it. We drew you in with the title. In reality, there is almost no need to replace breast implants. With advanced techniques and improved manufacturing practices, the vast majority of today’s implants stand up to the test of time. That said, with a rupture rate of .5% per year for silicone and