In recent years, dermal fillers and injectables have been touted as the solution for those seeking facial rejuvenation without a face-lift. Dermal fillers such as Botox and the like have become popular because the injection procedure is quick, there is little to no recovery, and the cost is much lower than surgery. But how do the results obtained from injectables compare to that of a face-lift? Before you decide, be sure you have realistic expectations.
Breast augmentation surgery generally uses silicone or saline implants to enlarge the breast. Overall, these have been shown to be safe to use. However, some women might not be entirely comfortable with the notion of inserting foreign material into their bodies for this purpose. (more…)
Commonly known as a “tummy tuck,” an abdominoplasty takes the skin on your stomach and tightens it, eliminating any excess sagging tissue. The techniques used for securing the skin afterward can have a drastic impact on healing, with newer techniques making the process much simpler and quicker for the patient. (more…)