Today, patients are able to compare cosmetic surgery costs between surgeons like no other health care related service. Like other non-medical purchases, the quality and service must be considered when making a cosmetic surgery decision.
So you’ve got a baby coming, and you don’t want to lose ground with your skin care routine. While some women can look fabulous through pregnancy, others are more affected by the hormonal changes. They notice dark spots, acne or varicose veins appearing. These are common concerns that you should discuss with your dermatologist, midwife,
Negative emotions like “sad” or “angry” have been stereotypically applied to the elderly for years. But a new study suggests that older people don’t actually exhibit higher degrees of sadness or anger when compared to other age groups – we just assume they do because of their wrinkles. Researchers at Penn State University had study
Are you suffering with symptoms of rosacea? You’re not alone. More than 14 million American have rosacea according to the American Academy of Dermatology. Rosacea is a chronic inflammatory skin condition that causes redness around the nose, cheeks, chin and forehead. Some of the most common symptoms of rosacea include: A flushed, red face Visible
What to do about loose skin. Weight loss is a big achievement. Maybe your friends, family and coworkers have supported you and now you’re on your way to a healthier lifestyle. But, for many people who lose weight, there’s one more supporting member in your weight loss journey: a plastic surgeon. Many people who lose
When considering plastic surgery of any kind, it is imperative to research your doctor’s experience. Plastic surgery, including a tummy tuck or liposuction in Northville, can be an involved procedure and selection of the appropriate procedure or a combination is important, so understanding all the elements involved is key. An abdominoplasty, or tummy tuck, is
Dermal fillers like Juvederm have long been used by plastic surgeons to restore volume to sunken or hollow cheeks. Despite this, dermal fillers have yet to receive FDA-approval for cheek augmentation. But this might soon change. Earlier this month, the FDA’s General and Plastic Surgery Devices Panel of the Medical Devices Advisory Committee unanimously agreed
Study reports a high percentage of success and patient satisfaction with endoscopic brow lift Here’s news that should raise some eyebrows: Most patients undergoing an endoscopic brow lift are pleased with the results and would recommend the procedure, according to a recently published study in JAMA Facial Plastic Surgery. The telephone survey, which examined satisfaction,
Both a micro laser peel and a chemical peel are used to treat skin conditions associated with aging and active lifestyles such as: Mild wrinkles Smile lines Scars Freckles Keratosis (pre-cancerous legions) Sun damage Uneven pigmentation They work by removing damaged outer layers of skin to improve skin texture to give the complexion a more
Pores are microscopic openings at the surface of the skin. They provide a way for the body to flush out toxins, regulate body temperature and moisturize overly dry skin. We need pores to stay healthy and the average human face has thousands. That being said, enlarged pores are a bothersome cosmetic concern for many people.