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
While facial freckles are regarded as “cute” on young children, not every adult appreciates these dark spots that commonly emerge on the cheeks after sun exposure. While certain individuals and skin types are more predisposed to freckles than others, it can be difficult to prevent them from making their appearance during the summer months – even with proper sunscreen applications. If you are bothered by your freckled cheeks or find yourself using extra layers of makeup to cover them up, you’ll be happy to know there are solutions at your Beverly Hills plastic surgery center. … Continue reading
This month, families across the nation are celebrating moms. How will you honor this special woman in your life this year? While pretty flowers and breakfast in bed are welcome gestures on Mother’s Day, your mom deserves a gift that could really spoil her. It’s time to make her feel like the beloved woman you see her as with the gift of facial rejuvenation from a skilled plastic surgeon. … Continue reading
The appearance of your eyes can greatly influence how others perceive you. A smooth complexion and even skin tone around the eyes can give off a youthful and energetic look. Unfortunately, this means that when the eyes are framed by wrinkles, heavy skin and dark circles, you can look tired, aged and unattractive.
One of the most common cosmetic concerns regarding the eyes is dark circles. You may be surprised to learn, however, that under-eye circles can exist for multiple reasons – not just when you are lacking in sleep. When you can rule out fatigue as the culprit to your dark under-eye circles, you can consider the following reasons for their unwanted appearance: … Continue reading
It is very common and perfectly normal to see hair in the shower drain or on your hairbrush if you are a woman. In fact, the average female sheds 50-100 strands per day, according to Smart Beauty Guide. The shedding of hair is part of a healthy hair growth cycle. There are three main stages of hair growth, called the anagen, catagen and telogen phases. Each strand of hair can be in its own stage. In general, your hair grows for about two to six years before it stops and enters the shedding (telogen) phase. Once the cycle is complete, it begins again as a new strand of hair starts to grow. … Continue reading
Cold weather often gets a bad reputation, even with your skin. Most people think about how the dry air can negatively impact your complexion. However, the winter months have some benefits for your facial skin too. At Beverly Hills Center, we want to help patients retain a healthy and attractive complexion all year long – including the seasons when the air may be extra chilly. Since we can’t stop the winter from approaching, here are some positive takeaways that your skin can get from cooler temperatures: … Continue reading
Do you often hear the words, “is everything okay?” It is not uncommon for the aging adult to look upset, sad or angry when they feel fine on the inside. The signs of aging around the eyes, brows and forehead are often responsible for this unfortunate misperception. As we age, our skin loses elasticity and collagen. Around the eyes, this causes a heaviness and sagging that furrows the brows and makes one look angry when they really aren’t.
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Thanks to the amazing advancements in filler injections and facial rejuvenation technology, patients don’t always have to go under the knife to change their appearance. When it comes to the face, the nose is the most central and prominent feature. Unfortunately, this feature is not always well-accepted by its owner. Many adults and even teens are bothered by the way their nose looks. Since it is a difficult feature to hide or cover up, a large, crooked or unsightly nose can be a real threat to one’s self-esteem. But is surgical rhinoplasty your only solution? Maybe not. … Continue reading
It is not hard to find treatments and remedies to fight the signs of aging on the face. Facial aging is one of the most unwelcome parts of getting older, yet it is also inevitable. While we have not found a way to stop the aging process all together, there are countless services in facial rejuvenation that can hide, slow down and even reverse the signs of aging temporarily. Non-surgical services range from chemical peels, facial fillers and microneedling to dermabrasion, innovative skin care products and much more. Before you can determine which is right for your aging face, it is important to understand what actually happens throughout our face as time marches on. … Continue reading
When we think of the signs of aging, most of us consider our face. However, the back of the hands can also reveal your age and even make you seem older than you really are. The skin the back of your hands can get rather thin, and you may notice that your tendons and veins look more prominent than they once did. This skeleton-like appearance can be accompanied by sun spots and other unsightly pigmentation throughout your hands. … Continue reading