Plastic Surgery Blog
Click here to read about the first face transplant in the United States. She was shot in the face by her husband which obliterated her cheeks, upper lip, nose and much of her eyesight.
Be careful of sun exposure when drinking beer with lime. A substance in lime juice, if left on the skin and exposed to the sun, can cause skin to discolor. Read here to find out more.
Aisha, who had her nose cut off by her husband, now has a new nose after reconstructive facial plastic surgery. Read about it here.
Professionals who sit in front of the computer for long hours may develop deep-set wrinkles and lines on their foreheads and around their eyes. You may not realize that work stress is and screen brightness are causing you to frown and squint all day. Simple steps, such as taking intermittent breaks and relaxing the facial […]
Xeomin, a new Botox alternative from Merz Pharmaceuticals, has been approved for use in the United States. Currently, it is approved for use in cases of blepharospasm and cervical dystonia, but physicians can use it off-label for cosmetic purposes. Soon, patients will have the choice between Botox, Dysport, and Xeomin!
In a study recently released by the American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery (AAFPRS) shows that Dysport offers a more advantageous efficacy over Botox in treating crow’s feet.
A pair of well-groomed eyebrows adds definition and aesthetic structure to the face. They help to frame your eyes and shorten the forehead, preventing it from becoming the defining feature of your face. If you have never shaped an eyebrow in your life, you may want to have a professional do it the first time. […]
A nose job, or rhinoplasty, not only helps to aethetically enhance the face, it may also help one breathe better. Find out how rhinoplasty can help patients with nasal obstruction.
Did you know that age-old techniques are still used today to rebuild the nose after injuries or cancer surgery? Here’s a story about a dog bite injury, and how it was repaired.
If you are like many, who struggled to get rid of that excess layer of skin under your chin – and no matter how much diet and exercise you do, it just doesn’t go away… Read more here to learn about the procedure that can permanently remove that ‘turkey neck’!