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The Fleur-de-Lis Abdominoplasty May Be the Right Tummy-Tuck Technique for You

Abdominoplasty procedures are carried out to help individuals contour away excess fat, tighten loose muscle tissue, and remove excess skin. This results in a sculpted and fit-looking abdomen. The fleur-de-lis abdominoplasty is a special kind of tummy-tuck procedure designed to address excess sagging skin in patients who used to be overweight but have lost a […]

Biostimulatory Fillers

Certain fillers are currently used as biostimulatory agents when injected into different parts of the body. The filler’s most commonly used today are PLLA which is Poly-L- Lactic Acid or Sculpta and CaHA or Calicium Hydroxyapatite which is Radiesse. PMMA is Polymethymetacrylate which is Bellafill. These fillers tighten and improve the appearance of the skin […]

When Your Breasts Are Sagging, A Lollipop Lift May Be the Answer

As you grow older as a woman, the shape of your breasts may change. If your breasts are drooping moderately due to weight gain or weight loss or because of a loss in elasticity, a lollipop breast lift is an ideal procedure to opt for. What Is a Lollipop Lift? A lollipop lift is a […]

Preparing For Your Brazilian Butt-Lift Consultation

Absolutely everyone loves looking good. Unfortunately, it doesn’t take much to feel self-conscious. If you’re unhappy about the look of your rear end and you wish it were fuller and more curvaceous, you may be interested in a Brazilian butt lift. A Brazilian butt lift is a cosmetic treatment that uses excess fat to augment […]

Platelet Rich Fibrin for Lower Eyelid Rejuvenation

The lower eyelid region is a hard area to treat. Signs of aging include very thin skin with visible vessels and muscles associated with skin laxity are some of the reasons why this area is tricky and difficult to treat. Established methods to treat this area include hyaluronic acid fillers, micro-needling, skin resurfacing with lasers, […]

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Platelet-Rich Fibrin

PRF or Platelet-Rich Fibrin is very similar to Platelet-Rich Platelet which has been used in the past to accelerate wound healing, facial rejuvenation and is used in the Vampire lift. It is also made from your own blood concentrate and is 100% natural and has no additives like PRP. The difference between PRF and PRP […]

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Versa – The New Filler

Versa is a new Hyaluronic Acid (HA) filler that I have been using in my practice. It has been in a multi-center, double-blinded randomized , split-faced study of safety and efficacy for the correction of nasalabial folds. This is the most scientific and unbiased study that can be performed. It was compared to Restylane. To […]

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Hyper-Pigmentation Treatments Revisited

As I stated in an earlier blog, skin color is determined by the pigment melanin.  Everybody has the same number of melanocytes in their body.  The difference is the type of melanin that people have.  Eumelanin is the darker pigment and pheomelanin is the orange pink or lighter melanin. The melanocyte is a cell that […]

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Treating Dorsal-Cervical Fat or the Buffalo Hump

Patients will come in for liposuction consultations mention that they have a posterior fat pad in the back of their neck or a Buffalo Hump. A lot will mention that it is hereditary and their mother or grandmother had the same thing. Most of the patients are very self-conscious and try to cover it with […]

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Painless Lip Filling

Lip injections have become popular with all age groups. Filling the lips has been painful for some patients despite me giving nerve blocks inside the mouth such as an infraorbital and mental block. When needles are used to fill the lips they are usually painful and patients can swell and bruise significantly. My favorite way […]

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