As we age, the production of collagen and elastin in our skin begins to slow down, starting as early as 20 years old. These two proteins are key to giving our faces the plumpness and smoothness of youth. The cumulative effects of sun exposure also become apparent as we get older. By our 30s, most
What Is Microdermabrasion? Microdermabrasion is a light exfoliation that removes only the upper layers of dead skin. Afterward, your body can replace lost skin cells with healthy new cells. The procedure is non-invasive, stimulates your blood flow, and often improves your cell production. The result is an improvement in the texture and elasticity of your
Microdermabrasion is a non-invasive cosmetic procedure that exfoliates the skin of its top layer of dead and dry skin cells. This allows the body to replace them with cells that are new and fresh. This can help address a wide variety of skin concerns. With no downtime and noticeable results after each treatment, microdermabrasion is
Blepharoplasty is a cosmetic surgical procedure that seeks to improve the appearance of the upper and lower eyelids. The upper and lower eyelids can be one of the first areas of the face to show signs of aging. Upper or lower blepharoplasty is performed as an outpatient procedure under light IV sedation. Who is a
With its explosion in popularity as the top non-surgical solution for smoothing facial wrinkles, chances are you have had Botox injections yourself, have thought about it, or know someone who has. Still, many people have questions about Botox injections. Here’s what you need to know to find out if Botox is a good option for
What is Rhinoplasty? Commonly known as a nose job, Rhinoplasty is a procedure that improves the appearance and functionality of the nose. During your consultation, a careful examination of the external and internal nasal structures will be performed. After discussing the findings with the patient the patient’s expectations will be discussed and a realistic description
Your face is the first impression you present to the world, and the face can often be the first area to show signs of aging. As facial aging typically cannot be covered with strategically placed clothing, many people focus their anti-aging efforts on the face. As the foundation in reversing the appearance of facial aging,
As the number of breast augmentation surgeries increases by the day, more and more women are considering this enhancement procedure. However, it can seem overwhelming for individuals going through surgery for the first time. Various questions may arise. What exactly is breast augmentation? Will it help me achieve my goal? Is the recovery process difficult?
A facelift is a surgical procedure that is effective in reducing the visible signs of aging and provides you with a younger-looking face that improves appearance & confidence. Dr. William Sabbagh is a board-certified plastic surgeon. He joined Straith Clinic in 1995. Dr. Sabbagh specializes in cosmetic surgery of the breast, nose, body, and the
Before you consider a tummy tuck for yourself, it’s important to separate the myths from the facts. While this overview provides a good starting point, contacting Straith Clinic can help you understand more about how a tummy tuck can help you.