Getting older comes with many unwanted changes within our skin. Aging causes the skin to lose volume and elasticity, which can lead to cosmetic concerns throughout the face. Your lips are no exception. In fact, the lips can become thin and wrinkled as well as lose their definition and corner lift. For women, aging lips can also mean a loss of sensuality and attraction. It’s no wonder that lip lift surgery is most popular in middle-aged women. … Continue reading
Plastic surgery can bring life-changing results towards your self-confidence, relationships and career. However, one of the biggest drawbacks for patients who want cosmetic surgery is the recovery involved. While proper healing is paramount to good cosmetic surgery results, most patients worry about the length and difficulty of this recovery period – especially if they are trying to keep their procedure private.
Whether you are undergoing a facelift, breast augmentation or tummy tuck, the desire for a smooth and quick recovery stays the same. You’ll be glad to know that there many other things that you can do at home to facilitate a faster and more comfortable recovery after cosmetic surgery. … Continue reading
Are you plagued by a fatigued appearance because of your sagging or puffy eyelids? Despite feeling energetic or young, the aged appearance of the eyes can tell a different story. Over time, it is common to develop bulging fat and excess skin along the eyelids. While acute eye puffiness can be a result of allergies, dehydration or lack of sleep, when your puffy eye bags take up permanent residence, it is likely a sign of aging, and it may be time to see a plastic surgeon. … Continue reading
For those who regularly tune-in to CBS’s renowned TV show The Doctors, seeing Dr. Ben Talei as a guest to share his wealth of knowledge in regard to facial plastic surgery is no surprise. For the latest episode, Dr. Talei will once again grace the set with his presence, only this time as a first-time co-host of the show. In this Beauty Episode, he will lead the topics of conversation as he dives into hot, pressing topics ranging from the truths of buccal fat removal to the dangers of DIY threads. … Continue reading
Whether it is a facelift, rhinoplasty or other procedure, facial plastic surgery demands a certain amount of time for healing. For most patients, this non-negotiable downtime is often one of the most dreaded parts of getting cosmetic surgery. Not only are patients anxious to see their results, but many are also trying to improve their appearance without others knowing what they’ve done.
Keep in mind that proper healing after your procedure is paramount to your long-term success as well as your final results. While you should never neglect or rush your recovery time after facial plastic surgery, there are some things you can do to speed it up and make it more comfortable. … Continue reading
If you were born between the years of 1981 and 1996, you belong to a generation called “millennials.” Millennials make up approximately 22% of the population and more than any other living generation, millennials understand, utilize and rely on a digital world. … Continue reading
It’s not often that teammates who have the same vision, goals and outlook get the opportunity to meet. But in this case they did! In this synergistic discussion, we sit down to chat with a dynamic duo of the top surgeons in Los Angeles and how it transpired for them to begin their journey of working together at The Beverly Hills Center. And judging by this video, we can only guess that sky’s the limit. … Continue reading
Besides a desire to look better, most men are seeking cosmetic procedures in order to gain a competitive edge in the workplace. Dr. Douglas Steinbrech, a Manhattan-based plastic surgeon, describes the demand for what he calls a “Forbes Facelift.” Men want to enhance their careers by looking distinguished (leaving a few wrinkles) yet still portraying a youthful, confident appearance at work. Men seeking plastic surgery for corporate reasons often get a neck lift, eyelift, jawline recontouring and perhaps liposuction as well. … Continue reading
We know that age takes its toll on the skin. Unfortunately, the loss of elasticity of the skin and poor muscle structure in the neck region can lead to a loosening under the chin. Patients can experience progressive sagging under the chin as well as excess fat in this region. The result is an unwanted “double chin” appearance that makes you cringe when looking at photos of yourself. … Continue reading
You may not realize it, but the size and shape of your chin can play a strong role in the overall beauty and balance of your face. While men and women seek different attributes in a chin, augmenting or enhancing this facial feature can create drastic improvements to how you look. It is common for patients to complain of a small, “weak” or undefined chin, which can disrupt the balance of the face and even make the nose appear too large.
Fortunately, there are ways to correct a small or weak chin. The two most common (but very different) methods are chin implant surgery and non-surgical facial fillers. As with any cosmetic procedure, deciding which one is right for you depends on several factors, including your individual needs, preferences and goals for chin enhancement. … Continue reading