What Are Lip Fillers??? Everything You Need To Know!

Thanks to recent FDA approvals and a wave of fearless Millennials (hi, Kylie), lip augmentation is the second-fastest-growing facial procedure in the U.S. To ensure you don’t wind up on Botched, consult this safety guide. So, what are lip fillers, exactly? Let’s start with what they’re not: permanent. They last only about three months to a […]

Chelsea Handler Shares Amazing Before/After Photos! Behold, The Power of Lasers

Chelsea Handler is sharing the beauty secret that’s worked wonders for her. The comedian and talk show showed off the results of her recent treatment to her nearly 3 million Instagram followers on Wednesday, and her results were quite remarkable. “Before and after profractional laser,” Handler, 41, captioned a side by side comparison photo of her pre-treatment and post-treatment outcomes. “Its […]

When 60 is the new 50, hand rejuvenation is the finishing touch

  First there was the facelift, buttock lift, eye lift and breast lift. Now, there is the “hand lift.” In a  New York Times article this month on hand rejuvenation, a Mount Kisco, New York plastic surgeon states, “As you get older, your hands lose volume, fat and elasticity. The fatty layer of the hand disappears, […]

Toxin vs. Toxin: How Do You Choose?

Botox still boasts the biggest name in neurotoxins, but competitors have added a new wrinkle for cosmetic surgeons and their patients: Is Botox the best? Or should they try Dysport or Xeomin instead? Dr. GutowskiKarol A. Gutowski, M.D., FACS, a plastic surgeon based in Chicago, says there aren’t many clinical reasons to choose one over […]

A Young Woman Professional And Her Ear Lobe Deformity Repair

This young professional woman wore heavy earrings and over a period of time a Bifid Deformity developed as the ear rings pulled through and healed. Deformities of the ear anatomy can cause a range of complications, from cosmetic issues to hearing and developmental problems. Luckily, in this case, it was a simple fix. Repair was […]

Patient Satisfaction High With Filler for Midface Volumization

Findings for low volumes of hyaluronic acid filler more commonly used in daily clinical practice MONDAY, Oct. 24, 2016 (HealthDay News) — Low-volume hyaluronic acid filler is effective for correction of age-related midface volume loss, according to a study published online Oct. 19 in JAMA Facial Plastic Surgery. Monique Vanaman Wilson, M.D., from Cosmetic Laser […]

What’s the best site for fat harvesting?

German researchers looking at the reliability and regenerative potential of fat grafting report in a recent study that the abdomen might be a better site for fat harvesting than the inner thigh and knee. In trying to identify the most appropriate fat harvesting site, the researchers studied lipoaspirate properties of fat from the three body areas. […]

From the Restoration of His Cars to His Face

Written by: Veronica R. I had the pleasure of sitting in on a surgery at Facial Beauty recently and between the Seahawks and car talks, jokes and the engaging procedure happening in front of me, that operating room had more action in it than a movie set. Yes, you heard that right. The patient was […]

MEN: The new face of Cosmetic Plastic Surgery

When it comes to a breast reduction or a tummy tuck, what’s the first thing that comes to mind? “The Real Housewives Orange County?” Pamela Anderson? Dolly Parton? Meet the new face of plastic surgery. It goes by names like Greg and Kyle, two patients of Dr. Paul Parker, of the Parker Center for Plastic […]