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How Does CoolSculpting Compare with Liposuction?

How Does CoolSculpting Compare with Liposuction?

Take a moment to think about today’s fashions: form-fitting dresses, jeans, t-shirts. These garments make it almost impossible to camouflage bulges. Moreover, no matter how much you work at maintaining a healthy weight, many find that lumpy fat deposits never completely going away. It is no wonder that so many people are looking to CoolSculpting and liposuction for […]

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Breast Augmentation: Preparing for a Successful Recovery

Breast Augmentation: Preparing for a Successful Recovery

Breast augmentation, while normally used to enhance the size of the breasts, can also be used to improve breast shape and symmetry. Like any surgical procedure, breast augmentation does require a certain amount of recovery time. The following tips will help you remain as comfortable as possible while you recuperate. Immediately After the Surgery: It […]

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Micro-Needling: Frequently Asked Questions

Micro-Needling: Frequently Asked Questions

Although forms of this cosmetic procedure have existed since 1995, micro-needling has gained increased popularity over the years due to its variety of beauty-enhancing benefits.  While examining your options, no doubt many questions arise over what sets this procedure apart from other cosmetic treatments.  Even before you schedule your consultation with your plastic surgeon, consider these frequently […]

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Varicose Veins and Sclerotherapy

Varicose Veins and Sclerotherapy

As those with varicose veins know, they are frequently painful, although in different ways. One person might feel burning while another experiences a throbbing sensation and a third endures cramping. The good news is there are procedures available for treating varicose veins.

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What’s Micro-Needling?

What’s Micro-Needling?

Micro-needling. The name sounds a little scary — maybe painful too. So what exactly is it and how can it help my skin? Micro-needling is done with a small, hand-held tool called a derma roller, a device covered with numerous closely spaced tiny sterile needles. As the technician rolls it across the skin, the derma […]

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Arm Lifts – Get Rid of Those Lunch Lady Arms!

Arm Lifts – Get Rid of Those Lunch Lady Arms!

We’ve all heard the term and maybe even snickered about it a little. But it’s not so funny when it’s your arms that have morphed into the flabby, unflattering upper arm condition commonly referred to as “lunch lady” arms.  Losing muscle tone as we age is common and natural, but that doesn’t mean you have […]

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A History of Coolsculpting

A History of Coolsculpting

Weight loss is an ongoing struggle for many Americans. Exercise and diet are not always sufficient to achieve a toned physique – even those who practice fitness regularly and maintain healthy eating habits sometimes experience stubborn areas of fat accumulation. In addition, it is well documented that spot reduction doesn’t work – according to Yale Scientific, fat […]

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Why Are Men Suddenly Using Botox?

Why Are Men Suddenly Using Botox?

     In 2014, 1.26 million men had some type of cosmetic procedure done. Four hundred thousand of those men had Botox injections. The numbers show that this is an increase of 300 percent in the male use of Botox. Why are men suddenly using Botox?      One reason men are using Botox all of a sudden is […]

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Liposuction: What To Expect After the Procedure

Liposuction: What To Expect After the Procedure

The prospect of finally getting rid of unwanted fat deposits can be exciting. Yet, some patients approach liposuction with a little apprehension if they’re not quite sure what to expect as they recover. Here are the answers to a few common questions patients have about the days, weeks, and months after their liposuction procedure. How […]