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
Fat transfer in the aging face is increasing in popularity. In fact, the 2020 statistics provided by The Aesthetic Society, shows facial fat injections trending in third place for overall facial cosmetic procedures and totaling 28,376 surgeries this past year. Fat transfer or fat grafting is a minimally-invasive procedure that can address a wide range of aging concerns within the face. Like other facial procedures, however, it is imperative that facial fat transfer is performed by a skilled and experienced surgeon.
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Both men and women can suffer from the dreaded “turkey neck” appearance, which is marked by an unattractive bulge of sagging skin underneath the chin. This can make patients look much older than they really are and even cause them to avoid pictures or hold their chin with their hand to hide their “turkey neck.” Fortunately, there is a facial plastic surgery procedure that can reverse these sagging tissues. A platysmasplasty (often combined with a neck lift) can effectively tighten the tissues and muscles underneath the chin while reducing the sagging skin in the area. … Continue reading
Anticipating a facial cosmetic surgery comes with a mix of emotions. While you may be excited and anxious to get the results and feel more confident in your appearance, you are also likely to be scared and nervous about the recovery process. Knowing what to expect during the post-operative period of your specific surgery can help ease your fears and plan accordingly.
Your activity level, diet and water intake can certainly impact how well (and fast) your body heals after plastic surgery. You should expect to make some temporary adjustments to your normal routine, which includes the way you sleep. … 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
This super grateful patient came in for her 3 months post op and the look on her amazing face when I showed her the photos is something I will never forget.
The glands are tighter, her jawline matches the rest of her face and even her upper eyes improved without me even touching them.
You can barely see any traces of incisions whatsoever. Now, she doesn’t have to use makeup as much and you can see the improved confidence as all her friends compliment her refreshed appearance. … Continue reading
Acne is a frustrating skin condition that affects as many as 8 out of 10 teenagers. While these embarrassing breakouts can often be considered as a “rite of passage” or “fact of life” during adolescence, there are many individuals who continue to suffer from the effects of acne well into adulthood. It is not uncommon for teens and adults to complete an active battle with acne, only to be left with unsightly acne scars.
Acne scars can be categorized as ice picks, boxcar scars, rolling scars and craters. Regardless of the type you have, it is important that you understand how they form and what you can do to lessen their appearance. A board certified plastic surgeon can offer effective treatment for mild, moderate or severe acne scars. … Continue reading
I’m so sorry for your heartbreak! My heartbreak story is a little different than most as it includes more than just a man breaking my heart.
I’ve been cheated on twice by two men and one completely broke my heart and destroyed my self-confidence and I plunged into total depression after the break up. It was love at first site for me; he was charming and good looking and could make me laugh, yet at the same time there was an air of mystery about him. Little did I know that the mystery was fueled by secrecy and his inability to answer a question directly. … Continue reading
Are tired of trying to turn back the hands of time with wrinkle creams and repeated anti-aging treatments? You may be considering a facelift as a surgical and more lasting means to regain your youthful and confident complexion. While a facelift certainly involves more investment of time and money than fillers or other non-surgical treatments, you’ll be surprised at how minimally-invasive and successful today’s facelift techniques can be in the hands of a skilled plastic surgeon. The question is: are you a candidate for facelift surgery? … Continue reading