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The Breast Implant Decision

After making the decision to have breast augmentation, you also need to make micro-decisions specific to the procedure. Choosing which breast implant type, size, and shape is one of these micro-decisions. An overview of the different implant choices below can help you figure out which ones will suit your aesthetic goals and preferences. Saline Implants CONTINUE READING

Get to Know The Coolest Way to Get Rid of Body Fat

Here at our practice in San Francisco, we wholly support patients who want to opt for non-surgical treatments for permanent fat reduction. For these patients, we generally recommend CoolSculpting, an FDA-approved procedure which gets rid of unwanted fat safely and effectively. If you’ve been considering a non-surgical alternative to reduce excess pockets of fat, here’s CONTINUE READING

Why Choose Minimally Invasive Cosmetic Procedures

In recent years, major cosmetic surgeries are not the only ones who have experienced significant growth. Minimally invasive cosmetic procedures are also taking the cosmetic industry by storm, ranging from injectables to laser treatments. By and large, this has to do with the ever-evolving technological and conceptual advancements in cosmetic procedures. A procedure is often CONTINUE READING

Embrace the New Year by Looking Great Head to Toe!

It’s that time of the year again to commit to improving certain aspects in your life such as being proactive with how you look and present yourself.  After all, your physical appearance will have a profound impact on how you feel about yourself and how you interact with the people around you. If you’re contemplating CONTINUE READING

A Quick Look on Facial Fat Transfer

According to the most recent figures by the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, the Brazilian butt lift (buttock augmentation via fat transfer) was one of the surgical cosmetic procedures whose consumer demands increased last year. Here at our practice, another cosmetic procedure utilizing fat transfer is also starting to catch the attention of many CONTINUE READING

Is Surgery Cost the Only Way to Judge a Transgender Surgeon’s Skills?

There is no doubt that transgender surgery will involve a substantial amount of fees and expenses. Thus, transgender surgeries offer at discounted rates or for a lower cost may be appealing for many. By and large, costs alone should not be the instrument in which a surgeon’s skills and the likelihood of achieving desired outcomes CONTINUE READING

Acting on Impulse – Why Cooling Off Counts

There are two types of cosmetic surgeons — responsible doctors who seek to help their patients and irresponsible types who seek to solely improve their bank account. It’s not always easy for a patient to know enough about a surgeon’s technical know-how, but there is an easy way to differentiate between the responsible and irresponsible. CONTINUE READING

Ask Yourself – Do You Really Need Plastic Surgery?

Most people would like to change a part or an area on their bodies. Perhaps there are some minor love handles; perhaps the process of aging seems to have accelerated a little too fast. In most cases, there is a cosmetic surgery that can address these issues and the cost is probably lower than you CONTINUE READING

The Three Biggest Causes of Premature Skin Aging

Plastic surgery has come a long way, but it’s still not the fountain of youth. There isn’t any way to halt, or even slow, the aging process. That said, there are certain behaviors that can speed up the aging of your skin. Here are the three worst offenders. 1 – Smoking Smoking has a hugely CONTINUE READING

Post Weight Loss Surgery – The Finishing Touch

Every day we are asked, “What’s the very best and most effective approach to losing weight?” People are surprised that our first response isn’t the available surgical options. Quite to the contrary, our first advice is to lose weight the natural way, as there’s really no healthier approach to dropping a few pounds. Many times, CONTINUE READING