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What is a Tummy Tuck

The tummy tuck procedure What is a tummy tuck procedure? The tummy tuck or abdominoplasty procedure involves removing excess skin, fat and tightening the muscles of the abdomen if they are stretched out. This procedure is typically performed on patients that have skin redundacy in the abdomen from weight gain and loss […]

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Full Tummy Tuck vs. Mini Tummy Tuck – What’s the Difference?

A tummy tuck, or “abdominoplasty,” is one of the most commonly requested cosmetic surgery procedures today. After all, who would say no to a slimmer, flatter stomach? Tummy tucks help streamline the shape and do wonders for self-esteem. Dr. Quita Lopez a Cosmetic Surgeon in Fresno, CA who specializes in the Tummy Tuck procedure […]

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Restore Lost Facial Volume with Dermal Fillers

Facial volume is one of the major attributes that can make a face look young or old. It can also be one of the more problematic qualities to restore in aging faces. The reason faces appear to lose volume pertains to changes in muscle tissue, fat composition and the elasticity […]

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Treating Melasma

Treating abnormal pigmentation The main determinant of a skin color is melanin. The production of this pigment is a very complex process that involves 14 steps and is under the control of 250 genes.Melanin is produced within melanosomes which exist in the melanocyte cytoplasm.The pigment is then transferred to keratinocytes […]

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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 […]

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Vagina Tightening

Vagionoplasty or vaginal tightening procedures are becoming more common and popular with patients.B It is part of the what is aesthetic genital surgery. Patients that desire a vaginoplasty usually experience decreased vaginal sensation most commonly with the feeling of having more vaginal laxity usually due to childbirth.B They complain they are not as […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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Treating Post-operative Scars with the Micro-needling 3

The treatment ofB post-operative scars has been challenging for most practitioners.B I have been impressed with the results using the Micro-needling 3TM B in combination with other products since the device creates millions of micro-channels in the skin which allows for entry of products into the dermis for better results.B Sometimes silicone […]

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Whats New In Skincare Treatment

What skin care treatment is new at Aesthetic Laser Center? The newest product I am using on patients is from Hansderma and it is called HD SkinStem GF complex.B This stands for SkinStem Growth Factor Complex. What is in the GF complex? It contains a couple of important Growth Factors that […]

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