Choose Wisely

Posted by & filed under Conduct/Behavior, Cosmetic surgery, Psychology.

Many people are in a hurry to obtain what they want. Even when it comes to surgeons sometimes the choice is based on cost and/or availability on their personal calendars. One should spend time not only consulting and deciding on the surgery but on the surgeon as well. Sometimes the... Read more »

Eleven Factors to Consider when Choosing a Plastic Surgeon

Posted by & filed under Certification, Conduct/Behavior, Cosmetic surgery, Plastic Surgery.

The number of truly qualified surgeons performing cosmetic surgery is being swamped by the number of surgeons and non surgeons practicing aesthetic procedures. Its a wild west show out there and one should take into consideration some important guidelines to help with a happy outcome. 1 Look for a board... Read more »

A Minor Scar Might Be Reduced by a Laser Resurfacing Treatment

Posted by & filed under Cosmetic surgery, Laser skin treatment, Scars.

Scars are essentially dermal aberrations that are often associated with a past laceration or burn that healed abnormally. In some of these cases, a latent infection could also have interrupted the skin’s natural ability to heal. Sometimes even a minor scar in a highly visible location can have a significant... Read more »

The Boardroom Look: A Quick Neck Lift for Men and Women

Posted by & filed under Cosmetic surgery, Laser skin treatment, Liposuction, Plastic Surgery.

As a follow up to the  recent tummy tuck post, another procedure that is not limited to women is the neck lift. The discussion is about the various methods to improve the neck other than the traditional surgical method associated with a face lift. The clean, well-defined, almost chiseled, neck/chin profile is sought after in the boardroom... Read more »