MASSAGING AFTER ORANGE COUNTY BREAST AUGMENTATION: IS IT NECESSARY?

BREAST AUGMENTATION ORANGE COUNTY: MASSAGING AFTER BREAST AUGMENTATION Breast Augmentation is the most common procedure requested by my Orange County patients.  Some patients are curious as to why I recommend massaging the breast after augmentation. A breast implant is a foreign material.   The body, initially, will try to absorb the implant.  Since it cannot, the…

ORANGE COUNTY FACE LIFT SPECIALIST

Aah, the joy of aging! Of course, some of us age gracefully like a fine Bordeaux wine.  However, most of us do not.  Fortunately, plastic surgery can improve many signs of facial aging. As always, I recommend avoiding the sun and discontinuation of smoking.  This is the cheapest plastic surgery one can receive and it’s…

THREE TYPES OF TUMMY TUCK-WHICH ONE IS BEST FOR YOU?

Tummy tuck (abdominoplasty) is one of the most popular procedures requested by my Orange County plastic surgery patients. Many patients are not aware there are three main types of abdominoplasty available. Mini-abdominoplasty, as the name implies, is not as involved as a standard tummy tuck.  This procedure is indicated in patients who have loose skin…

OVERSEAS PLASTIC SURGERY-IS IT WORTH IT?

I occasionally come across Orange County plastic surgery patients who have had or know someone who has had plastic surgery outside of the United States. In some instances, the outcome is good.  However, in my opinion, the results are sub-optimal in majority of cases. This is not to say there are no competent plastic surgeons…

ORANGE COUNTY RHINOPLASTY SPECIALIST

IGNORE THE INSIDE AND YOU WILL BE SORRY! Many of my Orange County rhinoplasty patients complain about the shape of their nose. Although it is important to address the cosmetic concerns of the patient, one must not forget an intra-nasal examination and address any issues inside the nose as well. Almost all patients have some…

IS PERFECT SYMMETRY POSSIBLE AFTER PLASTIC SURGERY?

I believe this is a valid question, since many of my Orange County plastic surgery patients look at themselves more often after surgery than before the procedure. For purpose of clarification, I like to divide symmetry into two categories: perfect and relative. Perfect symmetry means both sides of the area operated on (two breasts in…

LIPOSUCTION (LIPOSCULPTURE)-ARE YOU A GOOD CANDIDATE?

 Liposuction Specialist Santa Ana, Orange County, Riverside County Liposuction, also known as liposculpture, is one of the most common cosmetic procedures performed in the United States.  Many of my Orange County patients request liposuction as a separate or combined procedure. Liposuction literally means sucking out the fat and, in fact, this is what is done. …