How a Browlift made a significant impact: One patient’s story

      When age starts to make your eyebrows sag, you may get used to hearing that you” look angry”, “worried” or “tired”.   Cindy used to always have that problem.  Friends now tell her, “You look so amazing.”   Visual field loss, angry, tired, appearance.       Cindy was a widow at 70 […]

DOUBLE CHIN REMEDY WITH A SIMPLE INJECTION??? The role of Kybella.

    In April 2015, the FDA approved of the use of an injectable called Kybella for reduction of fat.  Kybella is a deoxycholic acid that is injected into the submentum double chin area to reduce fat successfully. Certainly we know that there are many individuals who are significantly discouraged by their appearance in the […]

The Vampire Facelift: The Vampire in the Vampire Facelift

      The Vampire Facelift     THE VAMPIRE IN THE VAMPIRE FACELIFT     Vampires?  Well this has caused quite a stir!  Vampires to the rescue for your aging face.  Vampires are talented, but can they do a facelift?.  Interesting, indeed, because there are many who do believe that vampires really do exist.  […]

THE TOP 7 MOST COMMONLY REQUESTED PLASTIC SURGERY PROCEDURES FOR MEN.

      David Santos MD FACS, Facialbeauty.com   Over the years, I have seen an increase in requests for plastic surgery procedures by men.   There is a commonly held belief that women request plastic surgery procedures more often than men.  In my practice, facelift is the predominant procedure performed, and is requested more […]

How Does it Feel to get a Facelift? One Woman’s True Story

By Larry Rondeau, Medical and Science Writer with Dr. David Santos   The American Society of Plastic Surgeons reports that in 2014, plastic surgeons performed 1.7 million cosmetic surgical procedures in the US, including 128,000 facelifts. How does it feel to get a facelift?   I asked Roni Graham, a patient of Dr. David Santos.  […]

Swelling and Bruising After Facelift

Cindy MD in Rockville, MD asks: It has been 3 weeks since I had facelift as part of removing the cyst on my face. I experienced severe hematoma after the surgery, but it seems that everything is healing as expected. I’m concerned about the bruises, since they still look very dark in some areas. The swelling on […]