252016Oct
Liposuction: When It’s Worth It

Liposuction: When It’s Worth It

WHAT IS LIPOSUCTION? Liposuction is a surgical procedure to remove excess fat deposits from specific areas of the body that are resistant to diet and exercise.  Thin tubes called cannulas are inserted into the body, removing fat cells by suctioning them out. Lipo can be performed on most body parts where there is fat accumulated,…

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132016Oct
Thigh lift and thigh liposuction: what’s the difference?

Thigh lift and thigh liposuction: what’s the difference?

Many people believe that thigh lift and thigh liposuction are the same things. They are in fact two different procedures achieving different goals. A thigh lift is a procedure that involves the removal of excess skin and fat from either the inner or outer thighs. Thigh liposuction recontours the thigh but does not tighten loose skin. When Do People Consider a…

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62016Oct

Can Cosmetic Surgery Boost Your Career?

In our society, silent age discrimination is rampant.  People in their late 40’s, 50’s and 60’s who are looking for work find their age can prevent them from landing a new job, even though age discrimination in employment is illegal. That is why, when you interview for a job or are competing for a promotion,…

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282016Sep
Plastic Surgery After Dramatic Weight Loss

Plastic Surgery After Dramatic Weight Loss

Many people after dramatic weight loss seek plastic surgery in order to remove excess skin. Obesity in the United States is now an epidemic. Two out of three American adults are overweight, and one out of three is obese Diet, exercise, and lifestyle changes are often effective but are subject to relapse. In some cases, surgery is a…

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142016Sep
Say Goodbye to Man Breasts!

Say Goodbye to Man Breasts!

According to the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS), in 2015, men accounted for more than 40% of cosmetic breast reductions (Gynecomastia plastic surgery) . This procedure to eliminate the so-called man boobs increased 5% over the previous year and grew 35% since 2000, according to the ASPS. Why Do Men Develop “Breasts”? Gynecomastia is a…

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192016Aug
Interested in Breast Augmentation? 7 Things to Know

Interested in Breast Augmentation? 7 Things to Know

In 2015, Breast Augmentation was the most requested Plastic Surgery procedure (about 280k) according to the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS). Dr. Rosso’s Insights Given the popularity of this procedure, I am happy to share some insights about breast implants: 1) TYPES OF IMPLANTS: The types of breast implants available are silicone and saline. Silicone implants are pre-filled…

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