At the time of your consultation, it is common to have concerns about the potential upcoming procedure. Do not be afraid to ask questions! Once surgery is done, there is no going back.
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Breast Lifts Explained
Have you noticed a change in the shape and firmness of your breasts? Many factors can impact the appearance of the breasts including pregnancy, breastfeeding or weight changes. All women will notice changes in their breasts as they age, simply due to time and gravity. Breast lifts are becoming a popular means for women to restore a youthful look and feel to their bodies.
Tummy Tuck vs. Liposuction: What’s the Difference?
Tummy tucks and liposuction are both popular procedures to help people to achieve the body of their dreams. However, these two methods are quite different in how they help make those dreams a reality. Let’s break down the similarities and differences between tummy tucks and liposuction as we outline the basics of both procedures from start to finish.
When is the right time for a tummy tuck post pregnancy?
For many considering cosmetic surgery, the procedure may be considered the final step in achieving the body of their dreams. Don’t be fooled, recovery from cosmetic surgery is a process and should be taken seriously. However, by following a few simple tips, you can help your dream body bounce back with minimal pain or discomfort.
Our skin is the largest organ on our bodies. It serves to protect our inner organs and muscles from infections disease and acts as the body’s first line of defense from our environment. It’s also the first thing most people see when meeting us. There are plenty of reasons to take care of your skin since it impacts how you look and feel, and your overall health.
Liposuction is one of the most popular plastic surgery procedures in the country. In 2018, over 250,000 liposuction procedures were performed in the United States, according to the American Society of Plastic Surgeons. Liposuction is not only popular, it’s a very safe procedure and a great way to get rid of stubborn fat deposits that can’t be removed through diet and exercise.
A common misconception about liposuction is that it is a method for weight loss. In fact, liposuction is a means to contour the shape of the body rather than the removal of a dramatic amount of fat.
A Little Goes a Long Way
While each procedure is different and each person has unique goals for their body, generally speaking, very limited weight loss is achieved during a typical liposuction procedure.
Liposuction is about sculpting the body, not resizing. It may take as little a pound of fat removed to significantly change your shape.
One of the top concerns for patients considering breast augmentations is whether they’ll look natural. Done correctly, a breast augmentation will provide a very natural appearance and feel. However, it is important that you choose the right size, type and shape to ensure that nothing looks “off.”