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You need the right chin

Do you like your chin? You may have a cleft chin, weak chin, recessed chin, square chin, witch chin, long chin, droopy chin, masculine chin, or feminine chin. All can be good, but if it doesn’t fit your face, it’s not right. A weak chin makes your nose look large and your neck have no […]

Buccal Fat Removal (Buccal Lipectomy)

Are you bothered by chipmunk cheeks? Do you feel like your face is too full even if you are not overweight? You may benefit from buccal pad removal. The soft part of your cheeks contain a rich yellow ball of fat. The buccal fat can make your cheeks look round, fat, or chubby. Fortunately, Dr. […]

Why Do My Eyes Look Sunken? Am I a candidate for fillers or surgery?

Why Do My Eyes Look Sunken? When you start seeing signs of aging around your eyes, it becomes an issue that you just can’t seem to ignore. Every time you look in the mirror you notice it, and when you are talking to someone else you may be wondering how much they notice it too. […]

Be a fox with #foxeyes!

Have you noticed your favorite celebrity or social media stars tagging their photos with #foxeyes? This shows they’ve embraced the hottest designer eye look, where the side corners of the eyes turn slightly up. This is the latest look with trendsetters such as the Kendall Jenner and Bella Hadid. Want to successfully rock this foxy […]

Is Non-Surgical Rhinoplasty Right for Me?

Are you unhappy with the way your nose looks? Have you thought about getting rhinoplasty but are apprehensive are not sure if surgery is the right choice for you? While it can be difficult to make the choice to undergo surgery, you should know that surgical nose surgery is not your only option. What Is […]

Do it Again…Revision Rhinoplasty

Getting a nose job, or rhinoplasty, is one of the most popular plastic surgery procedures, and for good reason. It’s a great way to increase your confidence, look fabulous, and help you breathe better. Rhinoplasty, is also one of the most difficult of all surgeries. It’s not technically difficult like some things such as voice […]

Hand, Legs & Body

Mind the Gap and Fit or Fat

It used to be that fitness and weight were directly associated. If you had curves, or a little cushioning, you couldn’t be considered to be in shape. Fortunately, scientific knowledge has progressed and it is now recognized that you can be in good cardiovascular condition even with some extra weight. However, sometimes even if you […]

Five Things You Should Know Tummy Tuck Surgery

A tummy tuck, also known as abdominoplasty, is a surgical procedure that can get rid of your loose and saggy abdominal skin and give you the flatter and tighter looking mid-section you want. If you have experienced major weight loss that has left you with loose stomach skin, or have noticeable sagging abdominal skin due […]

Lip fillers and what’s really important!

If you follow the nearest trends in fillers by lipandlattes, Lipsbysivan, juliehornelips, and Boston area lipbunny, Botox_fairy, nursefiona and GFaceMD, then you know lips are in! But, is the bigger the better? Well, not always! Large luscious lips are sexy as long as you can still see the upper teeth. (There you have it! That’s […]

What’s does maintenance look like for fillers and Botox?

Here is what people want to know–What does maintenance look like after you’ve had fillers and Botox?  For fillers, it’s about every four to six months needing just a little touch up. Once you’re happy with your results, to maintain them every six months, you need about half of what we started out with, since […]

Jaw and Neck

Do You Have “Zoom Neck”?

Chances are, many of your professional (and social!) interactions has been via Zoom or other video conferencing program this year. Whether a business meeting or friendly chat with family and friends, people are seeing you through the lens of the camera on your phone, tablet, or laptop. Unfortunately, the camera angle from a phone, tablet, […]

Why Kybella is a Leading Neck Fat Treatment that Really Works!

Kybella is an injectable solution that serves one very amazing purpose – it targets fat cells within your body around the injection site and essentially melts them away. Kybella has been clinically proven to melt fat in a variety of body areas, and that’s why it’s become a leading neck fat treatment in plastic surgeons’ […]

Captured in Words

At The Spiegel Center we have a mission statement, “Through innovative solutions and extraordinary care, we provide the best results and highest quality experience in the world.” Every day everybody at TSC strives to live up to this goal. Many of the services we provide were either designed or perfected here. Though our procedures are […]

New Year Resolutions​

Have you made any new year resolutions? Common ones are to get in better shape, eat better, get organized, or find a soulmate (or be better to yours). Studies have shown that many times resolutions don’t stick. That is, people abandon them. This is because changing behavior is difficult. It requires commitment, and persistence. But, […]

Media and Celebrities

Why Instagram is becoming a Great Marketing Tool for Plastic Surgeons

When the topic of marketing tools arises in the medical industry, most people tend to only think about Facebook and Twitter. However, more and more plastic surgeons are beginning to see the potential that Instagram has as an online marketing tool. Take a look below to see why this social network should no longer be […]

Bethenny Frankel Owns the Fact that She Does Botox

Nobody should hide from the fact they the do Botox – Not in 2016! If it was 1956 maybe. In a recent video with Bethenny Frankel she discusses how she gets Botox in her jaw and she loves it.

What’s Trending in Plastic Surgery – Summer 2020

Not even Nostradamus could have predicted a year like 2020! Nearly all aspects of life have been shaken up including how we shop, how we socialize, where we work, and what we wear. Of course, these changes are leading people to reevaluate what’s important to them and across the country plastic surgery has surged in […]

3D Printing Now Entering the Plastic Surgery Industry

Regardless of whether a patient is undergoing plastic surgery because they want to make cosmetic enhancements or they require it for reconstructive purposes, the decision remains difficult and personal – they want to know if they will still look like themselves afterwards. Until now, this has always been a risk, but thanks to 3D print […]

Pre & Post Surgery

Can You See Good Plastic Surgery?

Can you see good plastic surgery? What does good plastic surgery look like? The answer is, it’s invisible! Well done plastic surgery allows a person to successfully project who they are without looking like they’ve put any effort into doing so. Truly artful aesthetic surgery conveys a feeling and sends joy to the individual and […]

5 Healthy Lifestyle Changes Post Plastic Surgery

Your doctor will probably give you a list of recommendations for lifestyle changes before your plastic surgery, and it’s always a good idea to follow these if you want to experience the best possible results. However, for even better results, you might want to consider seeing them through for your entire lifetime. Here are five […]

Transgender

7 Important Things to Know About Gender Confirmation Surgery

Across the country, there’s greater visibility of the transgender community than ever before—but that comes alongside alarmingly high rates of violence perpetrated against trans men and women, especially those of color. Society has a long way to go in terms of creating a safe, accepting environment, but there are rays of hope: growing destigmatization of […]

Voice Feminization Surgery (VFS)

For more than 25 years I’ve been doing voice surgery. I was very fortunate to train in San Francisco with Dr Herbert Dedo, one of the world’s foremost laryngologists. Many of the basic pieces of equipment used in voice surgery are named after him. In fact, the key device often used in voice feminization surgery […]

Get warm to get Hot.

What happens to a piece of meat when you heat it up? It shrinks. Those huge hamburger patties are suddenly not so large and if you are frying bacon (or soy bacon in my case) you know that a large square of bacon continues to contract until you have a thin crispy strip. Why does […]

Getting Rid of Scars

At Halloween people will often use plastic or painted scars as part of their costumes. The scars are scary. They represent injury, or damage and other than at Halloween, nobody wants to have one. Scars can also remind us of bad experiences. A traumatic event, an emergency, a time of despair. At this time in […]

Skin Care

How to find the best Botox injector?

We suggest you follow these 4 steps to find the best injector in your area! Look for 5 star reviews on the following search engines: Google Real Self Vitals.com RateMD.com Facebook Searching in Google for “Best Cosmetic Surgeon Boston” or “Best injector” in your town may just show you which practice has the best SEO […]

FOR IPL

You Light Up My Life As any painter, sculptor, architect, or photographer will tell you a lot of beauty has to do with the play of light. It’s the same for our faces. Having full cheeks and high eyebrows accentuates light from the eyes. Having a beautiful smile and a short upper lip accentuates light […]

The Dad Facial is a Thing

All too often, you hear stories of moms leaving the kids with dad for a Saturday afternoon, heading to the spa, and getting an amazing facial. Although this certainly can (and does!) happen, dads are starting to get in on the benefits of amazing facials, too. The dad facial is absolutely a thing, and people […]

How Men Can Use National Plastic Surgery Trends to Enhance Their Facial Features

Plastic surgery was never meant to discriminate. It’s taken some time, but plastic surgery in the male population is steadily on the rise. So much so that it makes up over 40% of the procedures performed in some plastic surgery disciplines. This is a big deal. Men are now living longer, healthier lives. In some […]

Benefits of Plastic Surgery

Botox reduces Anxiety?

Anxiety and worry are common. In fact, almost 1 in 5 people are noted to suffer from anxiety each year which means that in any five year period each of us is likely to have a period of anxiety. I think these numbers are artificially low. You see, you are here today because of anxiety […]

Champagne Wishes and Caviar Dreams

Have you seen the television show Cribs on MTV? How about The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills, Gossip Girl, or Million Dollar Listing? Each of these television programs, and many more, brings us into the world of the rich and famous. We see how they live, how they travel, what preoccupies them, and the surrounds […]