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01 Nov: What Does it Mean to Have Realistic Expectations About Cosmetic Surgery?

It’s common for cosmetic and plastic surgeons to note that one of the keys to a successful procedure is to keep realistic expectations. But what does that phrase really mean? Sure, in theory it’s easy enough to decipher: you don’t …

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03 Oct: What Are My Options if I Don’t Like My Breast Implants?

What are my options if I don’t like my breast implants? That question ends up being a little more common than you might expect. But that’s why it’s good to know what your options are. In many cases, surgeons will …

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04 Sep: How Can You Get Your Body Back After Having Kids?

How can you get your body back after having kids? It’s a common question, in large part because having children (and the subsequent parenting of those children) can put a significant physical toll on your body. There’s a cost to …

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22 Aug: The Three Biggest Beauty Trends of 2019

The three biggest beauty trends of 2019 have certainly surprised us so far. There’s a little bit of radiance on the list, a little bit of color–even a little bit of natural beauty (and that’s always pleasant to see). The …

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30 Jul: What’s Trending in Facial Plastic Surgery in 2019?

Want to know what’s trending in facial plastic surgery in 2019? We’re taking a deep look at which procedures and trends happen to be popular this year–based on the previous six months or so. Trends in plastic surgery are always …

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25 Jul: Is It Better to Work Out or Get Plastic Surgery?

Is it better to work out or get plastic surgery if you’re looking to lose weight? Most body contouring procedures work best when the patient is a consistent weight. And yet, many patients will also use body contouring to eliminate …

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08 Jul: Is There a Cure for Excess Sweating?

If you suffer from hyperhidrosis you might be wondering if there is a cure for excessive sweating. That’s because we often use the word “treatment” instead of “cure.” When it comes to excessive sweating, what’s the difference between the two? …

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01 Jun: What Are the Advantages of Getting Plastic Surgery Over the Summer?

Summary: What are the advantages of getting plastic surgery over the summer months? Most plastic surgeons will probably tell you that any procedure can be performed at any time of the year. But there are certainly some seasonal behaviors–especially during …

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31 May: How Easy is it to Get Cosmetic Surgery?

Summary: How easy is it to get cosmetic surgery? After all, it shouldn’t be too easy, right? Most plastic and cosmetic surgeons try to ensure that their patients are adequately vetted–both physically and emotionally–before undergoing any procedure. Is that also …

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06 May: How Can You Prepare for Revision Rhinoplasty?

Summary: How can you prepare for revision rhinoplasty procedures? It depends on what you’re trying to accomplish, first and foremost–and how you’re trying to achieve those goals. You should discuss all of your options with your plastic and cosmetic surgeon …

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05 Apr: Top Three Questions to Ask Before Coolsculpting

The top three questions to ask before Coolsculpting will probably vary from patient to patient. That’s because individual patients have unique concerns throughout the process. Whatever question you decide to ask, it’s important that you do indeed ask as many …

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03 Apr: What to Do When Social Media Trolls Comment on Your Plastic Surgery

Knowing what to do when social media trolls comment on your plastic surgery photos or posts can save you a lot of grief in the long run. Undergoing plastic or cosmetic surgery can be an incredibly personal experience. So insults …

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05 Mar: How to Protect Your Hands

Knowing how to protect your hands from the hazards of daily life can be incredibly important. That’s because we don’t always recognize these hazards as hazards–typing on a computer is not something we typically feel is all that dangerous to …

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01 Mar: Are Non Surgical Procedures Worth it?

Are non surgical procedures worth it? Well, the answer to that is never going to be cut and dry. Because it’s always going to matter how you finish that sentence: worth it to who? In other words, the patient’s preferences …

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27 Feb: Strange Places You Can Get Injectables

There are definitely some strange places you can get injectables. That’s not to say that these target areas are unnecessary or somehow wrong. It’s just that there are certain parts of the body that we aren’t used to thinking of …

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05 Feb: What Can Video Teach You About Cosmetic Surgery?

What can video teach you about cosmetic surgery in this day and age? That’s a good question, mostly because videos are everywhere. You can easily visit YouTube and see a significant number of plastic and cosmetic surgery videos. But getting …

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07 Jan: How Much Skin is Too Much Skin?

Just how much skin is too much skin for most people? The answer depends most significantly on the location of the skin. Excess skin around the face is going to look different from excess skin around the abdomen–and they’ll develop …

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06 Dec: How Long Does Kybella Take To Work?

Summary: How long does Kybella take to work under normal circumstances? It’s a common question because Kybella isn’t necessarily like other injectables where you see results immediately. And sometimes the first results are subtle, so it can be hard to …

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05 Dec: Unsuspecting Ways You Can Injure Your Hands

Summary: There are, unfortunately, plenty of unsuspecting ways you can injure your hands. Their overall basic construction makes your hands particularly susceptible to all kinds of injuries and complications (inflammation, in particular, can cause a lot of trouble). So there …

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01 Nov: Ways to Rejuvenate Your Face

Summary: There are plenty of ways to rejuvenate the face. That can make finding the right one for you challenging, even if you can rest assured that the right treatment for you is out there somewhere. That’s why today we’re …

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10 Oct: Three Signs You Might Need an Eyelid Lift

Summary: There are certainly more than three signs you might need an eyelid lift. And it usually takes more than one such sign to motivate patients to seek out the opinion of a plastic surgeon anyway. But the existence of …

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05 Oct: What Are The Trendiest Cosmetic Surgery Procedures?

Summary: The trendiest cosmetic surgery procedures sometimes take us by surprise. But often, we’ll see the new and innovative techniques coming from a mile away. That’s because trends often build on other trends. Sure, the popularity of some procedures can …

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02 Oct: How to Customize Your Breast Augmentation Procedure

Summary: There are plenty of techniques to customize your breast augmentation procedure that your plastic surgeon can deploy. After all, that’s the whole purpose of the surgery: to generate a result that’s perfect for you. But that means that you, …

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06 Sep: Will a Breast Augmentation Ruin Your Breasts for Later in Life

Summary: Will a breast augmentation ruin your breasts for later in life? The purpose of any breast enhancement procedure is to make you happier with the way you look and feel, so surgeons are very careful not to make changes …

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31 Jul: Do PRP Injections Actually Work?

Summary: Do PRP injections actually work? Put simply, it kind of depends what you’re using them for. There are some treatments that respond quite favorably to PRP (which is short for platelet-rich-plasma). But when it comes to procedures such as …

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05 Jun: What Are the Most Popular Non Surgical Cosmetic Procedures?

Summary: The most popular non surgical cosmetic procedures tend to change from year to year. Well, except for one. The number one non surgical cosmetic procedure tends to be the same every single year, in part because it’s incredibly famous. …

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27 Apr: The Best Ways to Pamper Yourself This Spring

Summary: The best ways to pamper yourself this spring might be somewhat unexpected. Look, we’ve all made it through a long and kind of grueling winter. After those kinds of winters, you need to spend some time looking after yourself. …

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31 Mar: How Does a Non Surgical Nose Job Stack Up?

Summary: If you’ve just heard of the non surgical nose job (in which case, where have you been the last few years?), you might be wondering: how does a non surgical nose job stack up against its surgical competition? Well, …

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06 Mar: Health and Beauty Tips for 2018

Summary: If you’re looking for some health and beauty tips for 2018, you’ve come to the right place. We often have to stay up to date on the beauty trends of the year because they change incredibly quickly. So don’t …

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08 Feb: The Truth About Plastic Surgery and the Sun

Summary: Plastic surgery and the sun seem like they should be best friends. Certainly one of the reasons we might undergo plastic surgery is to be able to sunbathe with confidence. But it turns out that these two little objects–plastic …

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