42016Nov
Why Do Millennials Get Plastic Surgery?

Why Do Millennials Get Plastic Surgery?

Millennials Plastic Surgery Increasingly Popular Millennials Plastic Surgery is on the rise. Right when Plastic Surgery, in general, has become an acceptable method to rejuvenate and improve one’s appearance, that is why 1.4 million Americans get procedures every year. In the past, Plastic Surgery was limited to wealthy patients, often motivated by the desire to turn…

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32016Nov
The Grandparents Revolution

The Grandparents Revolution

Seniors plastic surgery procedures are on the rise.  A longer life expectancy and healthier lifestyles are driving this trend because Baby Boomers want to look as young outside as they feel on the inside. A recent article in the Washington Post titled “Seeking ‘to be visible,’ more Americans 65 and older are getting plastic surgery” describes…

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22016Nov
What’s the Best Time of the Year for Plastic Surgery?

What’s the Best Time of the Year for Plastic Surgery?

Is this plastic surgery season? Fall is here and Winter is upon us. Along come the holidays and many patients wonder whether it is better to get a certain plastic surgery procedure in the Summer or in the Fall, in the Winter or in Spring. In Southern California, we are blessed with better weather than…

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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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