DID YOU KNOW? Face cream can reduce stretch marks A cool fact about retinol, we already love in anti-agers: If you rub it on new stretch marks nightly, it may help smooth them and fade their color. Sadly, there is no miracle cream for OLD stretch marks, so try this as soon as one shows […]
DID YOU KNOW? Sugar will de-frizz your hair Hairstylist Jenny Cho uses this in-a-pinch trick. On those days when you’re out and about and you realize your hair is a frizzy mess, mix a packet of sugar with a cup of water, pour a bit into your palms, then run hands over any areas of […]
By Dr. James Apesos Several years ago a TV show titled To Tell the Truth was broadcast on weekly basis. The show presented the audience and panelists with three individuals, one of whom was telling the truth and two of whom were lying about their professions. Today, consumers of medical care are faced with the […]
By Dr. James Apesos The boom in tanning centers and equatorial vacations are all indicative of our societal desires to obtain a suntan to darken pale light skin. Consequently you may be suffering from sun-damaged skin if you have spent years sun worshipping for a good tan. Irrespective of warnings by dermatologist and plastic […]
Have you had trouble exercising and dieting off those excess pounds of fat around your waist, tummy, hips, thighs or ankles? How about the fat under your neck? These collections of fat, known as lipo-dystrophy, can be easily removed using safe techniques introduced by plastic surgeons.
Kathy Jones BSN, RN, CPSN is renowned in the area as a leader in the aesthetics industry. Jones has over 20 years experience as practitioner of ancillary cosmetic procedures and she is much sought after for her gentle, effective and efficient techniques with injectable procedures. Kathy will be offering the following procedures at the Plastic […]
**Dr. Jim’s blog posts focus on many of the often asked questions that are made during plastic surgery consultation and follow-up visits by his patients. These posts may be representative of a particular patient, and individual diagnosis may vary. Dr. Jim, My friend was gasping when she heard I was getting saline breast implants! What […]
**Dr. Jim’s blog posts focus on many of the often asked questions that are made during plastic surgery consultation and follow-up visits by his patients. These posts may be representative of a particular patient, and individual diagnosis may vary. Dr. Jim, Can Alloderm be used to enlarge my lips? Susan Dear Susan, […]