Did you know, according to the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, breast augmentation is the most common cosmetic procedure? Nonetheless, the surgery is not insignificant. Many patients have questions about caring for their breast implants. As with anything, proper care increases longevity. Immediately after surgery, you can expect some tenderness and discomfort. Additionally, there is bruising and […]
Are you considering breast augmentation surgery? There are many decisions ahead. At the forefront of most people’s minds is choosing the perfect size, and the choice between saline and silicone. However, before you get ahead of yourself, choosing an experienced plastic surgeon is arguably the most important factor for a successful breast augmentation surgery. So, how do […]
As we have blogged about in the past, sclerotherapy is a long-established and effective treatment for the removal of spider veins and varicose veins. Medical professionals have been using this procedure, which has gone largely unchanged, since the 1930s. Moreover, sclerotherapy has a proven success rate. If you are considering the removal of spider veins and varicose veins, we would like […]
I’m a mother of three. At 36, after birthing those children one after the other, my baby belly refused to go away. People often asked if I was pregnant again even though I wasn’t. I knew something had to change when my sister’s son asked if I had a baby in my tummy like his […]
Silicone breast implants were pulled off the market in the early 1990s because of fears they caused autoimmune disease, increased the risk of cancer and contributed to all sorts of health issues. However, after years, scientific studies found no link between silicone implants and an increased risk of any systemic disease or long-term health problems. If you are thinking […]
Liposuction is a cosmetic medical treatment that removes extra fat to reshape and slim certain areas of the body and improve proportions and contours. Some of the most common areas where patients have the procedure done include the hips, thighs, abdomen, waist, and face. It may sound like a miracle cure, but there are some things to keep in mind before going through with the treatment.
Many clients worry about looking “top-heavy” with breast augmentation. They want to know what size works best for them, without looking fake. Are there reliable and accurate tips for a choosing breast augmentation size? The way to choose breast augmentation size is selecting those that look they way you always imaged yourself. It may sound overly […]
You’ve probably heard the term, but what is sclerotherapy, exactly? Simply put, it’s a medical treatment that’s used to permanently remove spider and varicose veins. It’s a relatively straightforward procedure – a saline solution is injected directly into the vein. This irritates the blood vessel lining to make it swell together and clot the blood. Eventually, the vessel becomes scar tissue and fades away.
I always felt inferior about my breasts. In a family where everyone was large busted, I was the anomaly. I bought all the expensive water bras and did everything I could to compensate for my obvious lacking.
Microneedling may not immediately come to mind when you think about cosmetic surgeries or procedures. However, microneedling is certainly a procedure you should be considering. What is microneedling? Microneedling is a minimally invasive procedure that involves the puncturing of the top layers of skin with tiny, microneedles. What does microneedling do? Puncturing tiny holes into the top […]