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When Do I Need to Replace My Breast Implants?

Breast augmentation is an operation that works exclusively because of the implant. Like joint replacement surgery, the operation is completely dependent on a medical device for its result. Like all ..
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Thigh Lift Considerations in Extreme Weight Loss Patients

The thighs suffer loose and hanging skin after extreme weight loss and often look like ‘wax melting on a candle’. Thigh lifts or thighplasty is the plastic surgery procedure that can ..
(December 29, 2008)
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What to Expect Right After Your Facelift Surgery

Facelift surgery brings dramatic changes to the neck and jowl area and helps to completely reverse the effects of aging and gravity on this visible facial area. While the euphoria of the final result .
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What to Expect Right After Your Breast Augmentation Surgery

Breast augmentation is one of the most common plastic surgery procedures performed in the United States and also one of the most euphoric cosmetic procedures due to the instantaneous results. In one ..
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How to Choose Between Implants Vs Fat Injections For Buttock ..

Enlargement of the buttocks or buttock enhancement is a plastic surgery procedure that has become more commonly requested and performed in the past several years than ever before. Ten years ago, this .
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What to Expect Right After Your Liposuction Surgery

Liposuction remains one of the most popular of all plastic surgery procedures. If you count all the different body areas from which fat is removed , liposuction is the #1 plastic surgery procedure ..
(January 03, 2009)
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What to Expect Right After Your Rhinoplasty Surgery

Rhinoplasty or nose reshaping is one of the most popular facial plastic surgery procedures. Because the nose occupies such a prominent place on the face, the desire to change one's nose is a big ..
(January 04, 2009)
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What to Expect Right After Your Tummy Tuck Surgery

Tummy tuck or abdominoplasty surgery is a dramatic operation that offers an unparalleled change in your waistline shape and contour. It can be so significant that I frequently refer to it as the ..
(January 05, 2009)
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What to Expect Right After Your Chin Augmentation Surgery

Enhancing one's chin with an implant is a common plastic surgery procedure. The simple placement of a synthetic implant on the front of the chin (mandibular symphysis) bone can make a dramatic ..
(January 05, 2009)
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Back Lift Surgery in Extreme Weight Loss

The back is not spared from the extreme weight loss process. While skin may sag worse in the front (abdomen) after a lot of weight loss, sagging in the back occurs as well. It tends to not sag as ..
(January 06, 2009)
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How You Lost Your Weight Does Not Increase the Risks of ..

Large amounts of weight are being lost in this country through the popular procedures of bariatric surgery, most notably gastric bypass and the lapband operations. Despite the popularity of bariatric .
(January 06, 2009)
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Lip and Facial Enhancement With Injectable Fillers - Under FDA .

Injectable fillers, with compositions of collagen, hyaluronic acid, or synthetic beads, are a popular method of adding volume or plumping facial lines and wrinkles. It is a highly effective procedure .
(January 08, 2009)
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The Safety of Injectable Fillers For Aesthetic Facial ..

The newest safety data on injectable fillers for facial cosmetic treatments has just been reported and is available at the website entitled injectable safety.org. Based on a released document from an .
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A Common Wound Problem After Breast Reduction Surgery

Breast reduction surgery is a highly effective operation at downsizing and reshaping large breasts. It is a fairly complex procedure that uses a keyhole skin removal and reduction approach to lift ..
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Where Should Buttock Implants Be Placed For Gluteal ..

The desire for a pleasing appearing buttocks is an historic one. The ancient Greeks had a name for it. . . callipygeny. . . meaning beautiful buttocks. A well-developed buttock is uniquely human and ..
(January 10, 2009)
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Trends in Cosmetic Surgery 2008 - Separating Fact From Myth

Now that 2008 is in the books, it would be interesting to look at the trends and statistics in cosmetic surgery and see what has changed. . . or what is the same. Unfortunately, we will have to wait ..
(January 13, 2009)
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Liposuction Surgery - How Long Will it Last?

One of the very common and good questions most patients ask during a consultation about liposuction is the longevity of the results. How long will my results last? When there is pain, recovery and ..
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Am I Vain For Wanting Plastic Surgery?

When I see a new plastic surgery consult, it is very common that they bring up their concern about vanity. If they are describing what bothers them they may say. . . 'I don't want you to think I'm ..
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Will My Facelift Hurt?

Pain after surgery is an understandable and common fear, particularly in cosmetic plastic surgery where the decision to have it done is completely elective. Facelift surgery, in particular, has a ..
(January 15, 2009)
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The Five Most Common Misconceptions About Breast Reduction ..

Breast reduction is one of the most common plastic surgery procedures in the United States. Reduction of large breasts provides immediate and long-term improvement in back, shoulder, and neck pains ..
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The Elbow Lift in Body Contouring After Extreme Weight Loss

The elbow lift, or removing excess skin from around the elbow (middle) area of the arm, is an uncommon procedure in body contouring surgery. Most of the time an upper arm lift ( between the elbow and .
(November 26, 2008)
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Long-Term Results With Threaded (Barbed Suture) Facelifting ..

The appeal of using specialized sutures to resuspend sagging facial tissues in a minimally-invasive operation is enormous. Doing a little facial tightening or tuck-up as an office procedure with ..
(November 27, 2008)
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Removing the Hump on Your Nose With Rhinoplasty Surgery

A bump or hump on the nose is one of the most common reasons one seeks a rhinoplasty procedure. Reducing a hump and having a smoother bridge of the nose makes it appear more pleasing. Even if many ..
(November 29, 2008)
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Natural Vs Unnatural Cheek Enhancement in Facial Aging

Cheek implants are a fairly simple and effective method of enhancing this important aesthetic part of the face. By placing implants through an incision on the way underside of the upper lip, the ..
(December 01, 2008)
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The Importance of Nutrition in Bariatric Patients Undergoing ..

The treatment of obesity with bariatric surgery is a commonly done and highly effective procedure for generating large amounts of weight loss. (> 100 pounds) This has led to a large population of ..
(December 03, 2008)
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