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Category: Surgical procedures

Scar Be Gone!

Posted August 02, 2016

Whether it is from a cut, scrape, trauma or surgery, almost everyone with a scar would like for it to be less noticeable.  The means for scar reduction can vary from creams, to lasers, to surgery.  I have compiled some information from the scientific literature to try to make sense of all of these treatments. […]

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What does facelift mean anyway?

Posted July 12, 2016

A frequent question in our office is, “What is the difference between a facelift and a necklift?”  The problem is that a facelift is a misnomer.  When we say facelift, this means that we will lift the muscles of the cheeks, jawline and neck.  We then delicately redrape the skin so that the appearance is […]

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Getting Ready for the Holidays

Posted November 03, 2015

This is the time of year that we break out our boots and scarves, our social calendars start to ramp up and we are thinking about holiday parties of all sorts.  This is also a time to plan your beauty routine for these events.  More often than I would like to admit, I find myself […]

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The Eyes of March

Posted March 23, 2015

Eyes are often the first thing we notice about each other.  They express our emotion, intentions and energy.  We want to make sure what others see is our liveliness and true beauty. Don’t let your eyes betray you.  Changes such as excess skin, wrinkles or “bags” around the eyes can convey an unwanted impression of […]

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What’s new in plastic surgery?

Posted November 11, 2014

Everything!  From who the plastic surgeon is, to who is getting it, to what is being done.  It isn’t what you expect!The profession of plastic surgery has historically been an “old boys club”.  Luckily, this is changing.  The change has been slow to come, but we are now seeing a greater diversity in people who […]

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