While it may seem silly when you stop to think about it, people view hair on the head as attractive and desirable, but hair on other parts of the body is often considered embarrassing and unwelcome. Women are especially prone to these concerns in terms of hair on their legs, underarms and face. Men, on the other hand, tend have less embarrassment with body hair, but many wish to have the hair on their back removed. Removing hair in the right places can drastically improve your self-confidence. The question is: how should you remove it? … 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
Have you recently attained a weight loss goal? If significant fat has been lost, you may be ecstatic about your new figure but less than thrilled about the way your skin now hangs on your face. Dramatic weight loss in an aging adult, even if done in a healthy manner, can lead to sagging facial skin due to the loss of fat volume in the face and poor elasticity within the skin. … Continue reading
My friend is beautiful. Like super beautiful. And a soccer Olympian! Hanging out with me is risky because I like to stab things. Lauren Sesselmann permitted me to tamper with her perfect face just a little in order to sharpen the jaw and neckline a little and refresh the cheeks and under eyes while also softening the area around her mouth above and below. I even gave her a tiny bit of cheek contour to decrease the need for any contouring makeup. … Continue reading
Everyone loves getting a good deal. However, you shouldn’t shop for Botox like you do a bargain sweater. It is critical that you carefully weigh the safety and qualifications of your Botox provider against the proposed cost when you are finalizing your facial rejuvenation decision. If the cost of Botox seems “too good to be true,” you should proceed cautiously and understand the serious risks that could be involved. … 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
If you are interested in attaining a more youthful complexion without going under the knife, you’ve probably looked your options in non-surgical facial rejuvenation. Two of the most sought-after treatments in facial rejuvenation are lasers and microneedling. However, there are an elite group of plastic surgeons who also offer a unique treatment called Profound, which combines the benefits of microneedling and radiofrequency energy to produce remarkable results for patients who want to reverse the signs of facial aging. … Continue reading
When it comes to your appearance, your nose plays a very influential role due to its central position on the face. Unfortunately, not everyone is born with a nose that is perfectly symmetrical and proportioned with the rest of the face. If you are dissatisfied with the appearance of your nose, a rhinoplasty procedure (nose job) can help you reclaim your confidence by adjusting the unwanted characteristics of this central facial feature. … 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