Archive for October, 2015
Butt Implants vs. Brazilian Butt Lift
A shapely, attractive derriere is definitely in style these days. If you are considering the best way to achieve that Kim Kardashian factor, you may be comparing butt implants to Brazilian Butt Lift (fat transfer via butt injections). Experienced cosmetic surgeon Dr. Basil Pakeman has found the Brazilian Butt Lift technique to provide the best […]
Cost of Smartlipo
Smartlipo liposuction may cost anywhere from under $2,000 to over $7,000 or more. The cost is highly variable depending on several factors, such as: Size of area being treated Number of treatment areas Anesthesia fees Administrative/set up fees Plastic surgeon’s experience and qualifications Geographic region in which you are receiving Smartlipo treatment Experienced cosmetic surgeon […]
Liposuction Glossary of Terms
As you research liposuction, you may find it helpful to know the definitions of common terms: Liposuction: A cosmetic surgical procedure that removes excess fat from various areas of the body. Smartlipo: A laser liposuction brand. The Smartlipo laser fiber is inserted into the treatment area, where it melts fat with thermal energy. Smartlipo is […]
What Causes the Upper Eyelids to Droop?
There are actually many things that can cause the lower or upper eyelids to droop, such as: Aging Injury or trauma Weak eyelid muscles Certain health conditions, such as diabetes Genetics One recent study concluded that wearing contact lenses may cause droopy upper eyelids. Other researchers have hypothesized that smoking, obesity and sun exposure are […]
How Long Does Radiesse® Last?
An innovative non-surgical rejuvenation treatment, Radiesse® may provide results for as long as two years. On average, Radiesse results last about a year. Without the use of scalpels, incisions or sutures, Radiesse refreshes your entire facial appearance by adding volume to the following problem areas: Marionette lines Nasolabial folds Smile lines Thin lips Sunken cheeks […]