Browsing the archives for the Facial Plastic Surgery category

Look More Refreshed and Alert with Eyelid Surgery

Do your eyes still express the inner vitality and radiance that you feel, or do they make you look sad, fatigued and older? Over time, our eyelids may droop, sag or become puffy because of factors such as aging, genetics and sun exposure. Allergies and sinus conditions can also take their toll, causing the eyes […]

March 19, 2014 in Facial Plastic Surgery
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Patients Follow Breast Reconstruction with Cosmetic Surgery

ASPS study participants seek body image improvement following mastectomy Although Breast Reconstruction can dramatically improve a woman’s self-esteem and sense of well-being following a mastectomy, it may not be the only step some patients take to improve their self-image. Breast reconstruction patients may also choose cosmetic surgery procedures such as Liposuction or Eyelid Surgery in a quest […]

December 18, 2013 in Body Contouring, Breast Enhancement, Facial Plastic Surgery
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Nose, Chin Key to Facial Harmony

Combining nose, chin reshaping may be best for facial aesthetics, study says People who want to enhance their profile have traditionally focused on the nose as the key to facial balance and harmony. While rhinoplasty alone has long been the go-to procedure, a recent study suggests that a combination of Nose Reshaping and Chin Augmentation […]

April 12, 2013 in Facial Plastic Surgery
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Patients See Results with Secondary Facelifts

Researchers study more than 800 procedures to gain valuable insights into outcomes, longevity Performed an average of a decade after initial facelift surgery, a “secondary” facelift can achieve similarly lasting results with a low rate of complications, according to the March issue of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, the medical journal of the American Society of […]

April 2, 2013 in Facial Plastic Surgery
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Facelift Patients See Lasting Improvement

Most look younger after 5 years than before surgery, study finds More than three-quarters of people who had a Facelift still looked younger than they did before surgery after more than 5 years, according to a study to determine how facelifts hold up over time. Although some areas of the face showed signs of aging, […]

December 11, 2012 in Facial Plastic Surgery
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Rhinoplasty Reshapes Face’s Most Prominent Feature

Are you interested in improving the appearance of your nose? Since the nose has perhaps the greatest impact on the way we look, Nose Reshaping or Rhinoplasty is one of the most common plastic surgery procedures performed today. Nose reshaping can improve a disproportionate appearance by altering the size or shape of the nose, the span […]

March 5, 2012 in Facial Plastic Surgery
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FDA Approves Restylane for Lip Augmentation

Restylane becomes first Hyaluronic Acid Filler approved for lips Medicis, the makers of Restylane Injectable Gel, announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration has approved its application to expand the approved use of Restylane to include lip augmentation. Restylane’s approval for lip enhancement means that significant testing has been conducted, including a recent study […]

October 21, 2011 in Botox/Dermal Fillers, Facial Plastic Surgery
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First Signs of Aging Often Appear on the Face

The way you look can have a lot to do with the way you feel A change on the outside can change the way you feel on the inside when the telltale signs of aging start to appear or for people who are unhappy with a facial feature. Feeling more attractive can allow your self-confidence […]

August 29, 2011 in Botox/Dermal Fillers, Facial Plastic Surgery, Laser Treatments, Skin Rejuvenation
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How Much Younger Will You Look with a Facelift?

New study says Facelifts turn back the clock by an average of 12 years People who are considering a Facelift may get a better idea of the potential for a more youthful appearance, thanks to a new study. Facelift patients were asked how much younger they believe the procedure made them look, and the average […]

March 15, 2011 in Facial Plastic Surgery
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Nose Reshaping – Birmingham, Alabama Rhinoplasty

A more shapely nose can enhance facial harmony and increase self-confidence Nose Reshaping or Rhinoplasty is one of the most common plastic surgery procedures performed today. Many patients find a new sense of confidence with a straighter, more shapely nose that is in better proportion to the rest of the face. Most people seek rhinoplasty […]

February 7, 2011 in Facial Plastic Surgery
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