Category Archives: General

Right Time for Plastic Surgery is Now!

What a year it has been! Our faces have been covered for many months, and yet some people took great advantage of this “off time” and they will soon be able to uncover their new beautiful selves. If used correctly, time away can be a gift used to learn new skills, like baking or crocheting, […]

Understanding Costs

There is an old expression that money cannot buy happiness. Of course, there are some happy things that money cannot buy (true love, for example), but most people have their doubts about the validity of the expression. With an unlimited budget, you’d be able to get any procedures you wanted. Rhinoplasty? Yes. Facelift? Why not? […]

Covid Vaccine and Fillers – Safe alone and together

It is a true miracle that two highly effective vaccines against the coronavirus responsible for the COVID-19 pandemic are already being distributed and administered. The scientists, pharmaceutical company employees, and government all deserve recognition for this remarkable achievement that will hopefully curtail the spread of the virus and permit the return of normal life. Special […]

Building for the future

One of the great tragedies of human existence is that we are each born with an empty mind. People can do many things by instinct alone, but the most advanced things need to be learned. You do not enter this world with the accumulated knowledge of your parents. As a result, we go to school […]

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 […]

Does Fat Freezing Work?

The answer is yes! But a better question is will it be enough to make you happy? Let’s start with how it works. For various reasons fat cells are more sensitive to cold temperatures than skin, muscle, and other types of tissue. Fat freezing takes advantage of this by using a vacuum to suck fatty […]

What You Need to Know About Electrolysis

Managing unwanted body hair can be a frustrating, time consuming, and painful hassle. Shaving can really irritate your skin and waxing or plucking can be an excruciating process to go through. Worst of all, you have to repeat the whole process over and over again. At The Spiegel Center in Newton, we have the solution […]

Hair Today, Gone Tomorrow: Get rid of unwanted hair COMFORTABLY with electrolysis and laser

Hair is such a problem. You can have a bad hair day, need to shave, lack hair where you want it, and have hair where you wish you didn’t. If you have too little hair, we can do hair grafts, painstakingly, one at a time, to naturally recreate your hairline. But, if you want to […]

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 […]