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Does Your Face Suddenly Look Upside Down?

You are not alone, you know that perfect triangular face your mom always said you had, and age has flipped that over for you. When you chin and neck appear larger than the rest of your face, it’s time to consider what choices are out there. Research the options available, you won’t need all of CONTINUE READING

Mommy Makeovers

They have combined specific procedures to make mommy appear like she was before the blessed event of pregnancy. It lifts your breast up, and if needed, you can have their size altered. Your abdomen can be slimmed and tightened and before you know it, your girlish figure is back intact. Some women are so depressed CONTINUE READING

How to Deal with Sagging Skin Issues

The hallmark attributes of youthful skin is similar across cultures and ethnicities: firm, elastic, smooth, and free of defects or blemishes. However, the human body changes over time and the skin is no exception. As the largest organ in the body, it undergoes a tremendous number of changes from infancy to childhood to adolescence to CONTINUE READING

Plastic Surgery and the Hypertensive Patient: Is It Possible?

Planning for plastic surgery involves a host of factors ranging from an individual’s cosmetic needs and preferences, lifestyle habits, and the state of his or her overall health and well-being. During initial consultations here at our San Francisco plastic surgery practice, it’s not uncommon for us to encounter patients who are keen to undergo surgery CONTINUE READING

When to Choose the Inframammary Incision in Breast Augmentation

Many women who visit us for the first time here at our San Francisco plastic surgery practice for a breast augmentation consultation would often express their concern about scarring after the procedure. Although scarring after having breast implants can be influenced by various factors such as genetics, sun exposure, and smoking habits, the incision you CONTINUE READING

5 Signs That Will Give Your Real Age Away (And What You Can Do About It!)

Although aging is inevitable, there are numerous cosmetic procedures to reduce the appearance of the hallmarks of physical aging — from sagging jowls to the dreaded crow’s feet. Whether you’re looking into restoring your natural beauty or wanting to make subtle changes for dramatic results, our San Francisco cosmetic surgery practice is committed to helping CONTINUE READING

How to Prevent Seroma Formation After Plastic Surgery

The occurrence of seroma following plastic surgery is one of the most common concerns of men and women alike who visit us here at our San Francisco cosmetic surgery practice for initial consultations. While Dr. Mosser’s technical expertise and meticulous attention to surgical details will ensure that complications following surgery will be minimal or non-existent, CONTINUE READING

What You Need to Know Before Having Rhinoplasty

Men and women seek Dr. Mosser’s expertise in rhinoplasty here at our San Francisco cosmetic surgery practice for various reasons. Some find their noses too large or too broad for their face while others think that the base is too wide, the tip doesn’t seem to “fit in” when they smile, or it’s either too CONTINUE READING

Is It Time For You To Get Rid of Your ‘Man Boobs’?

Dr. Mosser earlier wrote a post about the possible causes of man boobs, also known as gynecomastia. As discussed, there are various factors that influence the appearance of unusually enlarged male breasts — from hormonal shifts to obesity to use of certain medications. However, its exact cause is still unknown. Here at our Union Square CONTINUE READING

How Soon Can I Drive After Getting Breast Implants?

Every so often, women who visit us during initial consultations here at our Union Square plastic surgery practice will ask us about the activities they can and cannot do after their breast augmentation surgery. “How soon can I drive after I have my breast implants?” is one of the most common questions that Dr. Mosser CONTINUE READING