Category Archives: Face

It’s Official, Otoplasty Top Teen Procedure of 2010

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With the bullying epidemic on the rise in the United States many teens have been turning to plastic surgery to help them out. Of course facial plastic surgery for a teen who doesn’t need it from a health standpoint is a very frowned upon effort but Otoplasty ear surgery has been beneficial for some who feel their […]

Plastic Surgery or Facial Fillers?

The facial plastic surgery industry has grown leaps and bounds over the years and the amount of surgery options available to the general community is growing more and more each year. Whether someone wants a procedure that is long lasting or simply has an expiration date there are plenty of options for both. For some […]

Nations First Person Receives Face Transplant

With medical technology moving at such a rapid pace there is no surprise that we are now capable of completing full facial transplants during high profile reconstructive surgery cases. Over the last few years there have only been a small handful of these facial transplants completed but in all cases have tremendously helped the patient […]

The New Craze “Vampire Facelift”?

Yes you heard it correctly a vampire facelift or vampire filler is all the craze now. It is a new type of filler procedure where the patient’s own blood is used to fill in any unwanted lines. A patient’s blood in conjunction with an injectable filler called Selphyl join forces to fill in lines that […]

Non-Surgical Facial Procedures On A Dramatic Incline

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According to the American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery nearly 75% off all surgeries performed in 2010 where non-surgical.  With Botox treatments being up by almost 50%. “The increase in non-invasive procedures administered by facial plastic surgeons was seen across the spectrum of treatments with the greatest increase being poly-l-lactic acid (up 71 […]

How To Reduce Forehead Wrinkles

Forehead wrinkles are just a part of life but luckily there have been many breakthroughs on how to reduce or get rid of those pesky wrinkles entirely. Whether it is through cosmetic plastic surgery, lotions or just plain facial exercising there is something for everyone to try and reduce their forehead wrinkles. Here are a […]

Your Facial Bones Change As You Age

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As years pass, facial bones lose volume, contributing to the appearance of aging. Here, CT images show the skull of a woman between the ages of 20 and 40 (left) and the skull of a woman over 65 (right). The bones of the older female show that her eye socket is larger, the angle of […]

How Does Sculptra® Aesthetic Aid In Facial Aging

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Sculptra® Aesthetic targets the principal causes of the signs of facial aging. It can give you visible positive results that appear subtly and can last for up to two years depending on a person’s body type. It begins to work inside the deep dermis, where your skins construction is strengthened as Sculptra® Aesthetic helps to replace lost collagen. […]

Looking To Replace Collagen? Try Sculptra® Aesthetic

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Sculptra® Aesthetic (injectable poly-L-lactic acid) is a much more subtle long lasting facial injectable than some of the competition. Sculptra® is unique in the sense that it works for you overtime rather than overnight. Sculptra® works by replacing lost collagen giving you that much desired natural look that people often crave. The look of youthfulness without the […]

A Patients Perspective On Dysport Vs. Botox

We recently interviewed a patient who has received Botox treatments through our practice on numerous occasions and has recently tried the new alternative on the market Dysport. I think it is important to really get the opinion of the end user and how they feel about the new product. Will Dysport stand the test of […]